For Rutland raises funds to pay for Specialist Advisers based at Citizens Advice Rutland who provide free, confidential, nonmedical advice to people of all ages living with long term health conditions, such as cancer, dementia, strokes and mental illness. Since the project began in June 2014 our Specialist Advisers have managed to secure in excess of £3.75 million for clients through benefit gain, debt write off and grant funding. For Rutland raises the funds to pay for the Advisers and the Advisers through their knowledge and expertise can help their clients in this phenomenal way. We feel this proves the importance of this service and why it is so vital to maintain it for our Community. PLEASE GIVE GENEROUSLY TO OUR TOMBOLA For more information or help on the For Rutland Specialist Advisers contact: – Citizens Advice Rutland – 01572 723494 To find out more about For Rutland and how you can help Contact: -Elizabeth Mills 07710 873811 Trish Ruddle 01572 724400 or 07801 319222 email@example.com
SUMMER FETE – BARROWDEN – starts at 12.00, 29th June. Lots of family fun on the village green ; BBQ, Pimms, traditional fete stalls;classic cars. Battle of Britain Flypast. Plus the renowned Duck Race on the pond.Proceeds to St Peter’s Church and village groups.
Plus on the next day : BARROWDEN OPEN GARDENS Sunday June 30th from 12 noon until 5pm.8 interesting gardens will be open to the public.Tickets on the day from the tent onthe Village Green. £5.00 for adultsAccompanied kids under 16 go free. Cream teas available in one gardenProceeds to St Peter’s Church Re-ordering.
Due to the need to carry out weed control along parts of the permissive walkway that runs from Edith Weston Road round to the entrance to the allotments, the walkway will be closed from midday on Saturday 11th May 2019 through to midday on Monday 27th May 2019. The Parish Council apologises for any inconvienance that this may cause
Please note, for those who were not at the April meeting, that the last monthly meeting of the current programme is to be held on Thursday, 16th May at 7.30 pm, and not tomorrow evening as would normally be the case.
Our speaker is Stephen Ashpole, with an illustrated talk on “There’s More to that Flower than you see”.
Garden Club Summer Outing – Wednesday 12th June
This year’s day trip out will be on Wednesday 12th June with a visit to 2 gardens near Newark/Lincoln – Brightwater Gardens, Saxby and Norwell Nurseries. Places are £30 per person which includes coach travel, entry to both gardens, a guided tour of Norwell Nurseries by owner, Andrew Ward plus tea/coffee and homemade cake.
Itinerary: Bus pick up North Luffenham (Church Street) 9.30am/Empingham (bus stop on Main Street) 9.45am; 11am arrive Brightwater; 1.15pm depart Brightwater for Norwell; 4.30pm depart Norwell
Please note you will have to provide your own picnic lunch, which can be eaten in the Gardens.
To book please print off a booking form and return to 24 Sycamore Road, North Luffenham or contact trip organiser, Katy Ellis who will drop a copy to you – phone 01780 722173/mobile 07845 987281.
The planned work on 49 trees on the Oval Recreation ground that started on the 23rd April and scheduled to be finished by 30th has now been suspended. Much of the work has been carried out, however work on trees that had birds nesting in them was not undertaken, and will now take place in the Autumn
On behalf of the Regional Returning Officer, please see the notice of election with regard to the European Parliamentary Election; Election of European Members of Parliament for the East Midlands Region
Stamford Horticultural Society are holding their Spring Horticultural Show featuring Flowers, Produce and Handicrafts on SAT 13TH APRIL 2019 and would welcome entries from anyone interested.
If anyone would like to enter the show, please take your exhibit to the United Reformed Church, Broad Street, Stamford, from 8.00 am – 11.00 am on the day. The show is then open for viewing from 2 – 4.00 pm
Schedules can be viewed on line at the Stamford Horticultural Society website under Spring Show, or contact the Show Secretary, John Mitchell on 01780 481732
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an extra couple to join the Safari Supper on 6th Apr 19. If you missed your chance earlier but would like to join this great chance to meet and eat your way around the village please call Paul Cummings: 720124 asap.
The draw for the Safari Supper took place on Saturday 23rd March and letters with all the details concerning the event have now been distributed to the 27 households taking part. Should you have any questions about the event do please contact Paul Cummings Tel: 720124.
On Monday 18th of March a resident of the village found a stranger on her patio. The man was asked if there was any problem, replied in a well spoken voice and left. There was no vehicle to indicate, such as a delivery driver, as to why he should be at the property. The incident has been reported to the police and villagers are asked to be vigilant to any further sightings.
If you see a crime taking place or something suspicious please call 999 noting as much detail as possible including time, location, descriptions, direction of travel from the scene, make and model of any vehicles and if possible any registrations. For any non-emergency incidents or to pass any intelligence call 101 (call costs 15p for entire call) or you can email your local Police officer PC 2113 Pete Icke Peter.firstname.lastname@example.org