Welcome to Witham

Upcoming Events

Witham Open Gardens Day

Witham in Bloom Open Gardens in association with Farleigh Hospice invite you to visit a selection of 13 gardens in Witham that will be open for viewing between the hours of 11am and 6pm (some garden open 2pm until 6pm).  Admission by programme only £5 per person available in advance from Witham Information Centre and Fenn Wright Estate Agent in Witham.  Refreshments and plants for sale at some of the gardens.  For further information please contact Witham Information Centre 01376 502674 or Annie Northfield 01376 517527.


2014 Photography Competition

Friends of Witham’s River Walk and Nature Reserves and Witham Horticultural Society 2014 Photography Competition “My Favourite Places on Witham’s Walks”.  Closing date for entries Monday 21st July 2014.  Application forms and rules for the competition can be collected from the Information Centre, request a copy via email office@witham.gov.uk or phone 01376 520627.  To download a copy of the application form and rules please click here Friends photography competition entry form and rules 2014



Witham areas have been targeted with theft of Catalytic Converters over the weekend commencing 15th November 2013. Vulnerable vehicles include Sprinter and Luton vans and people carriers.  Motorist can be left with repair bills of thousands of pounds. If you witness a Catalytic Convertor being stolen please call the Police on 999.

Witham Neighbourhood Policing Team is working hard to reduce crime in your neighbourhood, but we need your support to prevent you from becoming the next victim.

For further crime prevention advice please contact  Peter Caulfield, our Crime Prevention Officer on 101 ext  407110 or your local Neighbourhood Policing Team on 101, alternatively visit www.essex.police.uk