Category Archives: Village Day

Keep up to date with news about the next Village Day event from the Parish Council.

Thanks from the Village Day Cake Stall

IMG_20160611_144124359Sue Read and Vanja House would like to thank all the ladies and men who supported them with the most amazing selection of cakes buns and bread.

For the day,  we raised the fantastic sum of £300 which we are passing on half to the Rutland Charity FRIR which provides advice on Cancer, Dementia, and other long time illnesses. The other half goes to improvements which are needed to maintain the pavilion on the Oval in order to encourage its use by village residents.

Fun Dog Show starts at 2pm – Village Day Event

Please join us on The Oval at 2.00pm for The Great Fun Dog Show.

Classes to include:

  • Best retrieve
  • Best walk to heel
  • Longest Sit and Stay under distraction
  • Dog with the waggiest tail
  • Dog judge would like to take home
  • Best Child Handler
  • Best Six Legs
  • Dog most like owner
  • Best Dressed Dog and Owner
  • Prize for every entrant

Community Centre from 12:00pm to 1:30pm – Village Day Event

Find out more about a community based project or business in the community centre from 12:00-1:30pm today:

Community Based Projects

  • Good Neighbour Scheme
  • Parish Council
  • Knit and Natter
  • Camera Club
  • Village Trust
  • Chater Bowls Club

Community Based Businesses

  • Spiegl Press
  • GD’s Jewellery / Phoenix cards
  • Rutland Decorating
  • Jo Douglas – Skin Care

Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Flypast over the Oval at 12:09pm – Village Day Event

Join us on the oval for the best view of the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Flypast scheduled for 12:09pm today.

BBMF have kindly scheduled a flypast which should take place over the village at 12:09 pm, and they will do 3 passes.

For operational reasons there may be only one aircraft.

The Church from 10:00am to 1:30pm – Village Day Event

Displays celebrating the life of the Queen and her links to the Village in photographs, memorabilia, recordings, flowers and art.

There will be a guided tour of the Church.

Try your hand at Flower Arranging and Bell Ringing.

Refreshments will also be served.

Starts at 10:00am and finishes at 12:30pm


Do bring your CAMERA along to the Oval on Saturday and visit the Camera Club Display.

Take a cracking photo of your CHILD or PET –     to win a PRIZE .

Send your photo in to the CAMERA CLUB and the BEST ones will be judged by members of the Club.  Separate category for  16yrs old and Under.     All details at our GAZEBO

Don’t forget to add AGE if 16 and under ……..             and SEND IN YOUR PHOTO