Welcome to the Titchmarsh Village Website

The village, known in Anglo Saxon times as Ticceanmersce (Ticca's Marsh), has links to many national historical events including the Civil War and the Gunpowder Plot.

The first poet laureate John Dryden spent his childhood here. The modern day village is a thriving community which boasts a mediaeval church, the site of a mediaeval fortified manor house, a village school, community shop, clubroom, public house, and playing fields with a pavilion. Many of the houses are built of local limestone, several of which are thatched and a number listed.

Recent News and Updates

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    Burglaries in Titchmarsh

    Please Be Extra Vigilant

    If you are a member of the Titchmarsh Facebook page you will already be aware that there have been a number of burglaries in around the village over the last week. One family returned from holiday to find their home had been ransacked. Farm buildings and sheds at the allotments in Islington have also been targetted. This sudden flurry of criminal activity is clearly very worrying. Titchmarsh and surrounding villages have become the focus of some very determined individuals and our community needs to be extra vigilant.  [...]

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    Mid-Week Walking Group

    Over the Fields to Wadenhoe

    Most people already know that the Titchmarsh Walking Group meets on the village green on the first Saturday of every month. Here the group assembles before heading off into the countryside for their monthly walk. It remains one of the most popular groups in Titchmarsh - and for good reason. It's a great way to meet people and socialise - and you get fit into the bargain! Most walks are around 5 miles long and include a stop for lunch. What many people may not be aware of, however, is that during the summer months the group often meets up for a mid-week evening walk. [...]

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    Titchmarsh Garage & Tabletop Sale

    One Person's Junk is Another Person's Treasure!

    Do you have any unwanted toys, books or other items that are just taking up space? If there is enough interest, the Clubroom committee will be organising a Garage Sale on Sunday 11th September. This is like a car boot sale but items are sold from the comfort of your own garage or garden! For a registration fee of £6, your address will be recorded on a map to show that you have items to sell. Prospective buyers will be able to use the map to find sellers and visit them to see what’s for sale. [...]

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    New Pilates Class Comes to Titchmarsh

    Wednesdays at 7pm in the Clubroom

    A new pilates class will soon be coming in Titchmarsh. The course begins on Wednesday 7th September at 7pm in the Clubroom. Each session lasts one hour and costs £5. Pilates addresses underlying structural imbalances in the body which can create on-going pain and difficulty with movement. The whole body is considered. Lengthened and strengthened muscles improve posture and overall fitness and retrain dysfunctional movement patterns, restoring optimum physical function. [...]

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