Welcome to Purleigh Community Shop

Nestled in the heart of Purleigh, Chelmsford, our Purleigh Community Shop stands as a beacon of community spirit and personal organisation. Dedicated to serving the needs of our local residents, we offer a variety of services and products with that personal touch only a community-run business can provide.


Weekly Fruit & Veg Boxes

Order your weekly fruit, veg, meat, dairy, bakery and much more. Every Friday


Local Suppliers

Discover and support local talent with our diverse range of community-made products.

Community Events

Join our events to connect, learn, and celebrate with the Purleigh community.

Frequently Asked Questions

What products can I find at Purleigh Community Shop?

Our shop offers a wide range of products including daily essentials, local produce, and unique handmade items from local artisans.

How can I participate in community events?

Keep an eye on our notice board and social media channels for upcoming events. Feel free to drop by the shop to register your interest or sign up.

Do you offer any services for special occasions?

Yes, we offer personalised shopping and services for special occasions. Speak to our staff in-store or contact us for more details.

“I’ve always found exactly what I needed at Purleigh Community Shop, not to mention the warm welcome that makes every visit special. It's more than a shop; it's a community hub.”

Emma Thompson

Contact us

For enquiries, please reach out. We'd love to hear from you!


 Purleigh Community Shop                                                       Church Hill, Purleigh, Chelmsford,                                             CM3 6QH England, United Kingdom

01621 829600


Opening Hours

 Monday 8.30am-5.30pm                                                       Tuesday 8.30am-5.30pm                                                 Wednesday 8.30am-5.30pm                                                 Thursday 8.30am-5.30pm                                                         Friday 8.30am-5.30pm                                                               Saturday 9am-1pm                                                                   Sunday 9am-12pm


About us

Purleigh Community Shop is more than just a retail space; it's a community-driven initiative aimed at bringing together the residents of Purleigh, Chelmsford. As a focal point for local engagement, we offer a range of services tailored to our community's needs, from personal shopping to hosting events that celebrate our local culture and spirit. Our commitment lies in fostering a strong, cohesive community where everyone's needs are met with a personal touch and a smile. By shopping with us, you're not just a customer; you're part of our community family.

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