Village Hall 50 Club Draw

Village Hall 50 Club Draw

The winner of the December draw is Matt Carter who wins £75. The winner of the second prize of £20 is Avis Moore.  The January Draw will be at The Three Crowns at 6.30 pm on Wednesday 10 January 2018 and any member or prospective member who would like to attend will...
Weather Watch

Weather Watch

The driest November for at least 10 years – only 43mm (last year 119mm – ten year average is 125mm). Quite a sunny month for November with the warmest day 16.2°C at two extremes of the country – London and Aboyne in Aberdeenshire. Searching the internet for a...
WG Table Tennis Club

WG Table Tennis Club

Congratulations to Di Burroughs, the winner of the Grand W.G. Table Tennis Competition – runner up was Tony Cook (last year’s winner). Twenty-nine of us had a splendid Christmas Dinner at the Cricketers on Wednesday 6 December where the winner of our summer...
Flag Raising Dates

Flag Raising Dates

Have you ever wondered why the flag is flying on the village flag pole? Thanks, as always, to Paul Killingbeck (or his occasional helper) for braving all weathers! In January it will be flying on two occasions: 9 January for the Birthday of the Duchess of Cambridge 20...

Fairtrade

A simple way to make a difference to the lives of the people who grow the things we love. This is achieved by changing the way trade works through better prices, decent working conditions and a fairdeal for farmers and workers in developing countries. Have you seen...
Festival of Light at Longleat

Festival of Light at Longleat

On Tuesday 5 December, 20 or so adventurous spirits braved a cold December day into deepest Wiltshire to view the Festival of Light at Longleat. Fortified beforehand by a welcome lunch at the Three Crowns, we boarded our coach for the 2 hour trip. We arrived at dusk...