New Noticeboard at the Shops

The refurbishment of the shopping area continues with the installation of a new noticeboard. The black and gold ‘Victoriana’ style is now double-sided with the display panels protected by glazed windows. This protects the notices from the weather of course, but does mean that these must be submitted to the Clerk’s office who hold the…

Microsoft Office

The computer in the Parish Office has been updated with current versions of Windows 95 and MS Office. The equipment was also checked by the software installers to ensure a smooth transition into the year 2000. The widespread fear that older programmes using a two digit year date would not recognise the twenty-first century has…

Jane warms thing up

Parish clerk, Jane Head, took charge of a rather larger class than usual when she conducted a warm-up session before the start of the first Chelmsford Race for Life in aid of the Imperial Cancer Research Fund at Hylands Park. Almost 1000 women took part in the event over the 5km course. A fully trained…

Historical Society Launched

A packed audience at the Keene Hall attended the Inaugural Meeting of the Galleywood Historical Society, on Thursday 26 November.The evening was opened by Council Chairman, Ted Hawkins, who acknowledged that the decision to form the Society was largely inspired by the work of Ron White who had created an extensive photographic archive of Galleywood…