Community Activities

DC Poulton & Sons take great pride in supporting the local communities in the areas surrounding our branches throughout Essex. We regularly organise and participate in local events and charity fundraising activities, which we will update here.

herts-essex-observer-coffee-morning Bereavement and Carers Coffee MorningThe Bishops Stortford branch of D.C. Poulton will be holding a coffee morning at 50 Hockerill Street every Friday for the bereaved and every Wednesday for carers, both.......Read More
FoodBankPoster Foodbank appeal May 2015913,138 people were given emergency food between 2013-2014, according to the Trussell Trust which supports food banks in the UK. We will be collecting and distributing to.......Read More
EasterEggPoster Easter Egg Collection 2015This Easter 2015, we collected easter eggs to donate to local causes. We kindly asked the local community to bring in Easter Eggs to donate to the appeal and your.......Read More
plant-a-poppy-poster Plant a Poppy 2014This year, during Remembrance month, we launched our Plant a Poppy campaign and invited you to call into our branch for a free pack of Poppy seeds, for you to plant in.......Read More
poppy-appeal Remembrance and the Poppy Appeal 2014Each year DC Poulton Funeral Directors take part in, and helping to organise Remembrance events in and around Essex. Remembrance Sunday is the day traditionally put aside.......Read More
Festival of Angels and Christmas Trees – a CelebrationSt Mary’s Church in Stansted Mountfitchet asked local organisations, businesses and charities to display a christmas tree or angel in the church for their Festival.......Read More
Stansted’s Frost Fayre 2014The weekend of the Frost Fayre held on 5th & 6th December at Crafton Green Car Park was a wet one, but that didn’t dampen the residents of Stansted spirits!.......Read More
Fireworks-display Stansted Village Firework Display 8th November 2014A Village Firework Display was held at Elms Farm, Church Road, Stansted on 8th November 2014, all are welcome, come and celebrate Guy Fawkes Night with us! Adults £4,.......Read More
St_Clare_Open_Day_invitation St Clare Hospice Open Day 11th October 2014Download the invitation flyer (pdf)Thank you to all those who attended the open day at St. Clare Hospice, Hastingwood on 11th October 2014 to raise awareness and.......Read More
quiz-night Quiz Night in remembrance of Kevin Halsey for St Clare HospiceThank you to all those who came along to celebrate what would have been local Stansted painter and decorator Kevin Halsey’s 50th Birthday at a quiz night held at.......Read More
DCPoulton-Dementia-talk Experiencing Dementia Presentation 28th OctoberA free presentation for carers and loved ones of those with dementia was held at Mountfitchet House, Stansted on 28th October 2014. Care UK and Laura Halsey from DC.......Read More
macmillan-muggy The Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning at DC PoultonOn 26th September 2014, Macmillan Cancer Support held their annual fundraising event “The Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning”. DC Poulton supported this fantastic.......Read More
Friends of St Mary’s Commemorative ServiceA special service was held at St Mary’s Church, Stansted on Monday 4th August at 11.00am to commemorate 100 years since the beginning of World War 1 and a laying of.......Read More
memorial-treeplaques-stansted2900 Stansted Memorial Tree DedicationTwo memorial trees at Perry Green, Stansted Village were unveiled on Sunday 3rd August at 2.00pm. The plaques adorning the trees have been inscribed free of charge by DC.......Read More
Stansted Windmill Annual FeteOn 25 August 2014 a Fete was held at the Stansted Windmill to raise funds for the vital upkeep, allowing this beautiful landmark to remain open to the public. Though the.......Read More