Monday, 22 September 2014

Village news: 22 September 2014

HORTICULTURAL SHOW

Last week the 52nd. show was held, despite the season, entries were good.Chairman, Don Spittlehouse  introduced Mrs. Muriel Forrest to present the prizes,Trophy winners were :- A.Blow, C. Hewitt, P. Chester, J. Wardby, P. Hewitt, S. Farrow,D. Farrow, J. Spencer, H. Chester, A. Sharpe, T. Blow, A Rushton, M. Clayworth,G. Hobart, & The Blow Family.Many thank's to all who helped to make the day a success.

QUIZ

Last week was in aid of Teenage Cancer Trust, £57 was raised,winners were "The Quip's" & "No Hopers"this week is for Macmillan Cancer

SERVICES

This Sunday (28th.)Church, Morning Prayer @ 09-30Chapel, United Holy Communion Service at Lea @ 1030

Village news: 22 September 2014

MACMILLAN

Coffee morning, will be held in the Village Hall on Friday 26th. Septfrom 10-00 to 12-00 organised by the W.I. please support.

PLAYING FIELDS

Don't forget, the Auction of Promises this Friday, 7-00 pm.in the Rose & Crown, lots of of interesting items !!!!

PARISH COUNCIL

A "walk round" of the village was done with a representative fromL.C.C. before the start of the meeting, to discuss any problems.The meeting then discussed these along with other matters including,speeding, planning & war memorial

Sunday, 7 September 2014

Village news: 7 Septembe 2014

CRICKET
The annual B.B.Q. was held recently, although the weather was inclement, it was held inside the Rose & Crown, wth many thanks to the hosts, Jenny & Lol. Williams for all the help on the day.  Also many thank's for all those who gave their time & donations to help make it a success, despite the weather approx. £650 was raise for club funds.

QUIZ
Last week was for the Playing Fields, winners were :-Bernard's Gang & the Oblong Table, £97.50 was raised, this week is in aid of the Air Ambulance.

SERVICES
This Sunday, 14th. Church :- Morning Prayer @ 9-30Chapel :- Service @ 10-30

HORTICULTURAL SHOW
This Sunday, entries to G. Hobart or J. Spencer by 8-00pm. this Friday 12th.open to public @ 3-00pm , prizes presented @ 4-15 

Provided by P Rushton

Sunday, 31 August 2014

Village news: 31 August 2014

QUIZ

Last week was for the Upton & Kexby Planting scheme(Bloomers) winners were  "The Oblong Tabler's" £110 was raised.  This week is in aid of the Playing Fields, prior to this , there will be a meeting @ 8-00 pm.

BOWLS

Please note the new season will start tonight @7-30, the A.G.M. will be held on Thur 25th. Sept.

KURLING

This Friday will see the start of the Friday evening sessions, starting @ 7-30 in the Village Hall, all welcome to both these events.

SERVICES

This Sunday, 6th Sept.

Church :- Holy Communion @ 9-30

Chapel :- service @ 10-30


Written by P Rushton

Wednesday, 20 August 2014

Village News | 20 August 2014

W.I.

At the last meeting the speaker did not appear, so Jenny Fotheringham organised a "Beetle Drive" which was won by Anthea Scott, with a very good evening enjoyed by all members.

CRICKET CLUB

There are a few tickets left for the B.B.Q. on Bank Hol. Monday (25th.) cost £ 5 adults, £2-50 under 14, available from club members or the Rose & Crown.

HORTICULTURAL SHOW

Don't forget to get your entries in by 8-00pm. on Friday Sept. 12th. to Jane Spencer, 4 Church Road Upton, or Geof Hobart, Mill VIew Westgate Kexby.

The show is on Sunday 14th. Sept. prizes presented @ 3-00pm.

SERVICES

This Sunday (24th.)

Church, Morning Prayer @ 9-30

Chapel, NO SERVICE, but one at Lea @ 10-30.


Provided by P Rushton


Monday, 11 August 2014

Village News | 10 August 2014

QUIZ
Last week was in aid of the Cricket Club, £ 63-50 was raisedwinners were the "3 Muskateer's" & Bernard's GangThis week to be decided on the night.(Don't forget the B.B.Q. Bank Hol. Mon.) 

SERVICES 
This Sunday (17th)Church :- NO SERVICE.Chapel :- Service @ 10-30 with Rev. A. Lomax

Provided by P Rushton

Sunday, 27 July 2014

Village News | 27 July 2014

FRIENDSHIP CLUB
Last week's speaker was Roger Ferguson from L.I.V.E.S. who gave a very interesting and enlightening talk on the work of the organisation, from start to present day, including the new social scheme. 

The next meeting will be on Thurs. 4th. September, which will be an outing to Dobbie's garden center, leaving @ 9-30 contact Jean Morley on 839343 for information.

CRICKET CLUB
Congratulations go to Upton & Kexby in winning  the evening league Millenium Cup final, beating Wiseton in a very well fought game, with man of the match being awarded to Joe Birkett of the winning side.

QUIZ
Last week was in aid of the Playing Fields, the winners were the Oblong Table ladies £100-50 was raised, this week is for the Village Hall.

SERVICES
Next Sunday (3rd. August) Church ,  :- Holy  Communion @ 9-30
Chapel, :- Service @ 10-30 (own arrangements)

Provided by P Rushton