LOCAL INFORMATION

The Maldon District has a brilliant variety of local events for residents and visitors alike. There's plenty of groups and sporting clubs for those who like to be active, whether it be Morris dancing, yoga, Tai chi, Stand Up Paddle or seated exercise. For the musically-inclined and those interested in art, there are numerous concerts and open mic nights, art exhibitions and craft groups. There are weekly and monthly markets, regular talks about local history and conservation, coffee mornings, quiz nights and much more.

Keep up-to-date with what's going on in the district throughout the year by signing up to our events list. There is a Weekly Events List and a Monthly Events List for you to choose from. You can also stay informed about current tickets we are selling at the box office and other services we provide at the Maldon Tourist Information Centre.

BURNHAM MARKET

Burnham-on-Crouch Market
Every Tuesday on Burnham High Street from 8am until 2.30pm.

MALDON MARKET

Maldon Market
Every Thursday in Butt Lane Car Park from 9am until 3pm.

INFORMATION FOR RESIDENTS

Police non-emergency -   901
NHS non-emergency   -   111
Essex Crimestoppers   -   0800 555 111

Maldon District Council
   -   01621 854477
Essex County Council      -   0345 743 0430
Citizens Advice Bureau      -   01621 841195

Floodline                  -    0345 988 1188
Environment Agency   -    03708 506 506
Bus Routes & Timetables - Traveline South East

Maldon and Burnham-on-Crouch have direct bus links to other towns within Essex. A network of local buses connect the villages of the northern district and Dengie Peninsula to both Maldon, Burnham-on-Crouch and beyond.

Train Times & Information - National Rail

There are four train stations in the Maldon District which are located in Burnham-on-Crouch, Southminster, Althorne and North Fambridge. These towns and villages in the Dengie Peninsula are accessible by London Liverpool Street via Wickford.

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LIBRARIES

Burnham-on-Crouch Library
103 Station Road, CM0 8HQ.

Maldon Library
Carmelite House, White Horse Lane, CM9 5FW.

Southminster Library
Parish Room, Queenborough Road, CM0 7AB.

Wickham Bishops Library
School Road, CM8 3NU.


You can pick up both pink recycling sacks and green food waste caddy liners from these libraries, as well as from the Maldon Tourist Information Centre for free.
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LEISURE & HEALTH

You can find out information about leisure centres, parks, fishing and walks in the Maldon District on our Leisure page. To learn more about health and wellbeing information and events across Maldon and Essex, visit the Livewell Campaign.

The Maldon District is home to over a hundred organisations, sports clubs and groups which offer fantastic service standards and great member numbers. From open water sailing, and football, to indoor bowls and archery, there’s certainly something to suit all tastes and experience levels in the district.

Check out the Sports Directory for details about sports clubs and groups.
Hospitals
The nearest hospital with an A&E department is Broomfield Hospital, Court Road, Broomfield, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 7ET (01245 362000).

St. Peter's Hospital, Spital Road, Maldon, Essex, CM9 5DN has no A&E and is for outpatients only (01621 725323).

Family Clinics
Maldon Community Clinic, Wantz Chase, Maldon, CM9 5DN (01621 727200).

Burnham Surgery, Foundry Lane, Burnham-on-Crouch, CM0 8SJ (01621 782054).

MAJOR EMERGENCIES

Maldon District Council will open an emergency centre to co-ordinate a response in the event of a major emergency, such as widespread flooding, severe weather conditions, major accident, terrorist attack.

Advice on what to do in the event of a major civil emergency.

Contact us in an emergency on 01621 854477 or email emergency.planning@maldon.gov.uk.

Our Emergency Planning Unit is keen to register those people who might need specific help in the event of a major incident and need evacuation from their homes; for example, if you are hard of hearing and unlikely to hear a loudhailer evacuation message, or are bedridden and unable to leave your home without help.

Register a vulnerable resident here.

EMERGENCY NUMBERS

Police/Fire/Ambulance/Coastguard - 999

Gas Emergency - 0800 111 999

Electricity Emergency - 0800 783 8838

Water (Essex & Suffolk) - 0845 782 099

Sewerage (Anglian Water) - 0345 714 5145

Flooding - 0300 200 010
 

CONNECT WITH US

Maldon District Tourist Information Centre

Specially trained staff at the Maldon District Tourist Information Centre (TIC) are on hand to offer expert and friendly advice to help you make the most of your visit. Situated off the town's High Street down Wenlock Way, the TIC offers visitors a selection of free guides and brochures to help you understand and appreciate this unique area. The Maldon District TIC is an Enjoy England Official Partner.