Clubs and Societies

If you have a local group or society you wish to publicise on this website, please send an e-mail with details to the Parish Clerk, Claire Waters, at

Castle Hedingham Cricket Club

Founded in 1865 CHCC play cricket most summer weekends in idyllic surroundings at the Castle Ground. Situated at the top of the hill on the Sudbury Road we may be hard to find but please be assured of a friendly welcome once you do! We always need enthusiastic new players so please come along and join us.
For fixture information visit out website at
For enquiries contact:
Bob or Alison Lilley 01787 461488

Hedingham Heritage Society:

Hedingham Heritage Society Events - See website for details
The Society aims to provide an interest and awareness of the local environment - its past, present and future.
Membership subscription: £12.00 single, £18.00 joint, per annum. Under sixteen year olds - free.
New members are welcome, and non-members may attend our walks & events for a fee of £5.
For further details please contact:
Rob Worley Tel: 01787 460664
Jeremy Capper Tel: 01787 462881
Trudi Cullum Tel: 01787 462889
Peter Bayes Tel:01787 469953

You are invited to view and share photographs of interest to Society members at the Flickr Hedingham Heritage Society group.

The Solar Society - A Daytime Educational Society for North Essex:  

Do you want to join in stimulating daytime classes that are both lively and engaging?

Are you interested in joining an association of adults from the North Essex area who have set up a group running classes, broadly educational in nature and covering topics such as Art; Architecture; Theatre; Film; Poetry; Literature; Languages; History; politics etc?

If so then join us at The Memorial Hall, Castle Hedingham at 
2.30 pm on a Monday –usually the first Monday in the month.
There are 10 meetings a year and membership costs £10 annually.
Each session costs £3.50 for members or £5.00 for non- members.
Free light refreshments are available.

For further information contact our Chairman Miles Scrivens, 01787 469766 or Secretary, Wanda Sellar 01787 463459. Or just come along and try us.

Castle Hedingham Tennis Club

Castle Hedingham Tennis Club has three hard courts and has been an integral part of the community since 1922. We are able to offer excellent coaching opportunities to both juniors and adults alike. Most importantly though, Castle Hedingham is a friendly and sociable club where new members are guaranteed a warm welcome, regardless of their age or ability.