The rebuilding of the new Great Baddow Millennium Community Centre
was mainly funded by the Millennium Commission (Lottery Funding).
It is an excellent example of the Council's working in partnership
with another local organisation, in this case the Community
Great Baddow now has an excellent modern facility in the new hall
opened on 10th April 1999. Although the hall cost approximately
£500,000 to build the cost to ratepayers was just over £100,000,
the balance being obtained by grants from Chelmsford Borough
Council and Essex County Council and money raised by the Community
The improved building provides a function room increased in size
and height and with improved ventilation, two bars, two kitchens,
additional storage, disabled facilities, one additional function
room, conference facilities and upgraded toilets.
The visual impact of the building has also been greatly
To contact the Community Centre tel: 01245 475899
to go to the Community Centre website.