Little Maplestead is situated in North Essex between Halstead and Sudbury, close to the Suffolk border, and has around 270 residents.

  • The Parish Council is the first tier of local goverment, responsible for the upkeep of the village and for looking after the best interests of its parishioners.
  • In Little Maplestead there are 5 Parish Councillors, who are elected every 4 years.
  • If you wish to contact the Council you should, in the first instance, contact the Parish Clerk, or complete the form on the Contact Us page.
  • If you later wish to contact a Councillor direct, you will find their details on the Parish Councillor information page.

This website not only provides details about Little Maplestead Parish Council but it also has information on various village and community amenities, services, organisations, events and activities. If you have any information that you think should be included, please let the Clerk know.

If you would like to receive information about your Council's activities, regular Meeting Agendas, Minutes and, exceptionally, any urgent community information, please complete the required fields on the Contact Us page or send the Parish Clerk your e-mail address: this will not appear, be disclosed or be distributed to any third party and will not be used for any other purpose.


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Contact Information

Ann Harris,
Parish Clerk, Little Maplestead Parish Council,
The Forge, Lucking Street
Great Maplestead