See below some of our forthcoming events.  Visit our “What’s on” page for full details.

Jubilee Art Competition 

The Great Bromley Cross is holding an Art Competition for the Queen’s Jubilee.
Age Groups: Under 8 years old,
                      Ages 8 to 11,
                      Ages 12 to 16 and 
                      Adults 17+.
The title of your work is ‘Jubilee’ and should be A4 size.
Contact details on the back please. If you are under age 16 your age on the back as well.
Please hand your work in by Sunday 22nd May to The Great Bromley Cross, Ardleigh Road, CO7 7TL
or at Apple Acre, Colchester Road CO7 7TN.
Results will be published at the Summer Fayre on 1st June 2022.
Prizes £25 Amazon voucher for each age group.
Contact:  vanda@credentalservices.co.uk to register.


The Great Bromley Cross Inn is a few miles outside Colchester, on the edge of neighbouring Ardleigh.  We are a community run village pub run by volunteers since 2016.  We are always looking for volunteers so if you are interested in joining the team please get in touch.   

We are more than a pub, offering the community outreach Post Office and Library services, a coffee shop and a recycling facility. We also host other community activities like the local Friendship Club, an Open Mic Music Night, the WI darts team and twice-yearly village litter picks.