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Welcome to the website for West Hanningfield Parish Council


West Hanningfield is a small village located approximately 8km (5.0 miles) south-southeast of Chelmsford.  It is located to the north of Hanningfield Reservoir.  Surrounding villages include South Hanningfield, Stock, Rettendon and East Hanningfield.  It is also close to the Chelmsford villages of Galleywood and Great Baddow.  The local public house is known as the Three Compasses.  The village also contains a primary school and village hall.

A PDF document with village statistics is available here

 We will keep this website updated regularly with current news and information.

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