Another great Poppy Appeal result was achieved by Wootton Courtenay: the sum sent up to the Royal British Legion was £1,109.23. This was a tribute to the generosity of the residents in our remarkable village and to the hard work of all the collectors. The total was marginally down on last year, but of course that year … Continue reading Poppy Appeal Result
Philip Douglas recently wrote to apologise for the refrigerated conditions experienced at the Remembrance Service, which were due to a fault with the church’s heating system. We are pleased to advise this problem has been resolved and that the heating system is working again. Although it is functioning, the system does need to be replaced … Continue reading All Saints’ Church Heating
The winning numbers for November are as follows: £25 004757 £15 004729 £10 004834 Prizes to be redeemed against goods from the shop. Thankyou, Andy
Sunday 8th December, 10.30am - 2.30pm Wootton Courtenay Village Hall Come along and join in the Christmas cheer this Sunday. Quality handcrafted locally-made gifts and a raffle with prizes donated by the stallholders.
This Sunday, 8th December, there will be a ‘Songs of Advent Praise’ service in All Saints’ church at 11am. This is an informal community service where participation is encouraged - come along and choose your favourite hymn or Christmas carol. Everyone is welcome. Refreshments after the service.
Michael Reed has had a sheep savaged, which has since been put down. Please could you all keep an eye out for any stray dogs in fields around Wootton Courtenay. If any are seen, please contact police or farmers as they are entitled to shoot any dog if they believe it is the only reasonable … Continue reading Sheep Worrying
Friday 6th December Richard and Jane are looking after Skye's Bar on Friday and are offering home baked slices of traditional quiche, smoked fish flan and broccoli and stilton quiche at £1 a slice. Limited supplies! These are on offer to help raise funds for the village VE celebrations during the weekend of the 8th … Continue reading Skye’s Bar This Friday
Monday 16th December Come and enjoy a relaxed pre-Christmas evening with complimentary seasonal refreshments, a bar and 42nd Street, a feel-good, fun-filled extravaganza filmed live at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane. Doors open at 6.30pm. Performance at 7.00pm Tickets available from Villagers’ Stores
The idea of a Christmas sing-along film event with Gluhwein (and other drinks) has been suggested. Please let us know your feedback on: Whether this is of interest to you Which film you would like to sing to Which days would work for you Whether you prefer an afternoon or evening It will only take … Continue reading Christmas Sing-Along Film Idea and Survey
Just wanted to say a big thank you to all those who came to help clean up the village on Saturday. We had a dry afternoon and the drains are now ready to cope with really wet, or snowy, weather being thrown at us. Jane Barbieri