Rural Community Council of Essex 

Village of the Year and Rural Community Awards 2024

Prize Winners

Essex Village of the Year

Winner: Great Maplestead

2nd Prize: Roxwell

3rd Prize: Tollesbury

Highly Commended: Black Notley, Castle Hedingham, Steeple, Tendring


Rural Community Awards

Community Enterprise Award

Winner: Lion Corner Community Shop, Abberton & Langenhoe

Highly Commended: Roxwell Chequers Community Benefit Society

Community and Voluntary Group Award

Winner: Tollesbury Village Larder

Highly Commended: Willingale Friday Catch Up

Village Hall and Community Building Award

Winner: Bulphan

Highly Commended: Fyfield, Hatfield Peverel, North Fambridge