Services and Emergencies

Chrishall has an Emergency Plan, copies of which are held by the Emergency Planning Officer, Stephen Foote, all Parish Councillors and the Parish Clerk.

The main contact details for other services and emergencies are:

Police and Neighbourhood Watch

Please go to the Police and Neighbourhood Watch page.


Bus timetables: For a village bus timetable for Chrishall please use the main menu option.

Railways: The nearest rail station is Audley End, just west of Saffron Walden, with trains south to London Liverpool Street and Stansted Airport and north to Cambridge and beyond.
Royston station is some 8 miles distant and provides trains south to London Kings Cross and north to Cambridge and Kings Lynn.

If you are 60 years of age or over, you may be entitled to a senior railcard which will give you a third off most fares. It is significantly cheaper to purchase it from Uttlesford D.C's offices (Tel: 01799 510510) rather than from a station.

Royston District Community Transport: 01763 245228.
See under Village Information.

Uttlesford Community Transport: 01371 875787

Licensed vehicles in Uttlesford for use by wheelchair users:

  • Olly's Wheelchair Friendly - Saffron Walden 07905 645849

  • Acme Transport - Takeley 07971 432376

  • NCS - Widdington 01799 542818

  • 24 x 7 Elsenham and Stansted Airport 01279 816126 or 01279 661128

  • E-Cabs - Great Dunmow 01371 873323

Note that these vehicles must be pre-booked

Stansted Airport Uttlesford residents are entitled to a discount card for the pick up and set down car park at Stansted Airport. The discounts are significant and the application form is here

Doctors’ Surgeries

  • Drs Gough and Clubb, Barley Surgery: 01763 848244
  • Dr C.J. Eaton, High Street, Gt. Chesterford. 01799 530228


  • Addenbrooke’s Hospital: 01223 245151

Uttlesford Recycling

  • 01799 510510
or visit Uttlesford District Council's website

Royston Freecycle

This service allows you to advertise unwanted items which you would rather see used by someone else than scrapped. The idea is to recycle and not sell. See their website here

Water Supply and Treatment

  • Three Valleys Water (water supply): 0845 782 3333

  • Anglian Water (mains drainage): 0845 714 5145

  • Floodline (flood warnings & advice): 0845 988 1188

  • Env Agency Incident Hotline: 0800 80 70 60
  • Electricity Supply

  • UK power Networks: 0800 31 63 105

  • EDF Energy: 0800 7838 838
  • Telephone Service

  • BT (equipment): 0800 800 151