Sports and Social

SDF Essex – Self Defence Training

SDF Essex Logo

If you have been looking to learn self defence, for yourself or someone you know, but didn’t know where to start or are nervous about attending, then this Beginners class could be just what you are looking for.

Slimming World

Slimming World

Great Baddow has its own Slimming World Group. The group meets on Monday mornings and evenings. The group is run by Lucy Maher who first joined Slimming World after she gained weight during pregnancy – “instead of having a huge baby, I had a small baby and a big tummy!“. She has now been at her target…

Baddow Spartak

Baddow Spartak development squad

Baddow Spartak was founded in 1976 and have built a good development programme for local footballers and also have a seniors team. They train all year and hold a Summer Soccer School during the school holidays. If you are interested in the senior team contact Charlie Barrett on 07932 036860. Mini Kickers and Development Squad They teach…

Judy Cowell Dance & Keep Fit – Tuesday Mornings

Judy Cowell keep fit

There is a new regular dance and keep fit class in the village. It is held every Tuesday morning from 10am until 11.30am at the Parish Hall. Classes are run by Judy Cowell and are designed to help you to improve and maintain your mobility. The exercises done in a are safe, relaxed and friendly…

New KIXA Self-Defence Class – Mondays

Kixa self defence course poster

For those who wish to learn how to defend themselves there is a new self-defence class in village. Classes are held on Monday evenings from 7.15pm to 9.15pm at the Parish Hall. KIXA Self-defence focuses on developing physical fitness, self defence and central power training. Fitness builds stamina, flexibility, agility, strength, co-ordination and balance. Self-defence…

Jesters Theatre Academy

Jesters Theatre Acedemy

Jesters Theatre Acedemy has come to Great Baddow! They rehearse at Baddow Parish Hall on Saturdays and We run classes in musical theatre for ages 2 to 16 years and a choir group for adults called “Showchoir!” Contact Joanna Lee to learn more: 07770 637476. Broadway Babies This is for 2 to 4 year-olds and held…

In Fine Fettle – wellbeing for over 50’s

In Fine Fettle

Join us at Great Baddow Parish Hall, from Thursday June 12th at 2pm, for our fantastic wellbeing course for the over 50’s – In Fine Fettle. Improve Your Wellbeing and Have Fun With New Friends! Come along and join us for our fantastic prgramme designed especially for you, to keep you healthy, happy and In…

The Environmental Group (Great Baddow and Galleywood)

The Great Baddow Environmental Group

TEG is a local conservation group that works at various sites around Great Baddow and Galleywood. If you are interested in joining them contact the chairman, Åsa Pamphilon, or 07534414518. The Great Baddow and Galleywood Environmental Group (TEG) will be busy this year working to improve the local environment. They usually meet on the first…