Please join other residents at the VILLAGE PICNIC on Bank Holiday Monday, 31st August, from noon onwards. See the Village Events Diary for more details of this FREE event.

There will be a Parish Council Saturday Surgery at 11:00 a.m. on the morning of 25th July.  Residents are welcome to come along to the Village Hall to discuss any matter of concern.

Welcome to Wickham Bishops Parish Council


Wickham Bishops is a small village in the county of Essex with a population of just over 2000 residents. The village is approximately 3 miles from Witham which offers a main line station with services to London and Ipswich. Witham is also within easy access to the A12.


The village enjoys good amenities such as a Church, new Village Hall built in 2006 (which accommodates approximately 15 various clubs and a new Children's Play Ground), the Library, General Store with Post Office, Hairdressers, Health Food Shop, Beauty Treatments Salon, Vehicle Repair Garage and Car Showroom, Estate Agent, Doctors Surgery and 2 public houses serving food. There is also a 17 acre Sports Field with a Cricket Club, Football teams ranging from 6yrs to veterans and Tennis Courts.


Wickham Bishops has received the following awards:

2015  Best Kept Village in Class 3 (between 800 -2000 residents)

2015  Village of the Year - third place

2009  Best Kept Village (Class 2: 2000 population)

The Village Hall gained a Design Award from Maldon District Council in 2008.