Gardening Club Talk

Next Tuesday the Garden Club will be meeting for a talk by Veronica Clegg on 'The Rhododendrons of Bhutan'.  Against the majestic backdrop of the Himalaya, these spectacular plants produce huge clouds of colourful blossom from April to June.  Veronica has visited Bhutan and seen them first-hand, and this talk promises to be a fascinating … Continue reading Gardening Club Talk

Twisted Vicars Previews and Trailer

The preparations for the 2019 Dunkery Players performance of Don't Get Your Vicars in a Twist are moving swiftly. If you haven't already got tickets then maybe these photos and trailer video will entice you in.  The play is a comedy farce with laughs and surprises, and even funnier being performed by our own villagers. … Continue reading Twisted Vicars Previews and Trailer

Christmas Fayre Date Mistake

In the message yesterday the wrong date was given for the Christmas Fayre, to be held in the village hall.  The correct date for the event is Sunday 8th December. Further details about the Christmas Fayre will be given when we receive them. In the meantime, if you wish to book a stall (£10), contact … Continue reading Christmas Fayre Date Mistake

Hedge Trimming Responsibilities

Following the Parish Council meeting on Wednesday 13th November, we were informed by our County Councillor that the trimming of hedges against the highways is now the responsibility of landowners/householders. Although the County Council has taken responsibility for the hedge trimming in previous years, because of financial constraints they are no longer able to do … Continue reading Hedge Trimming Responsibilities

Advance Notice of Running Event in 2020

A running event is planned for May next year, and part of the proposed route heads down to Wootton Courtenay from Dunkery Beacon (all on public footpaths).  The course is a very long distance route and there will only be the odd runner or two over many hours - no great swarms - but in … Continue reading Advance Notice of Running Event in 2020