Wednesday, 13 December 2017



Last weeks quiz was raising money for the Christmas Market, at the Rose and Crown Pub Upton.
Half time quiz was won by the Ladies Corner.
Full time quiz was won by the No Hopers.
Total Raised £126.10, well done everyone!
Next weeks Quiz, Thursday 14th Dec. at the Rose and Crown Pub Upton, starts a 8.30pm raising money for the Paige's Pet Rescue.
Report by Liz Allan.

Friday, 24 November 2017


Last nights quiz was raising money for Bloomers, at the Rose and Crown Pub Upton.
Half time quiz was won by the No Hopers.
Full time quiz was won by the No Hopers.
Total Raised £110.00, well done everyone!
Next weeks Quiz, Thursday 30th Nov. at the Rose and Crown Pub Upton, starts at 8.30pm raising money for the Air Ambulance.
Report by Liz Allan.

Thursday, 23 November 2017


Last weeks quiz was raising money for Children in Need, at the Rose and Crown Pub Upton.
Half time quiz was won by The Oblong Table.
Full time quiz was won by The Oblong Table.
Total Raised £65.00, well done everyone!
Next weeks Quiz, Thursday 23rd Nov. at the Rose and Crown Pub Upton, starts a 8.30pm raising money for Bloomers.
Craft fayre Saturday 19th November 2pm - 4pm Village Hall.
REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY.....A very good service was held at the Church, conducted by Mike Childs, a local Methodist Preacher. Organist was Jenny Fotheringham, the Roll of Honour was read by Patrick Fotheringham. A collection raised £110.00 for the Legion funds. Following this, a procession went to the War Memorial, where a good crowd gathered. A short service and wreath laying was lead by Peter Rushton, on behalf of the Royal British Legion.
Report by Liz Allan

Monday, 6 November 2017


Last weeks quiz was raising money for the Air Ambulance.
Super turn out at the Rose and Crown Pub Upton.
Half time quiz was won by the No Hopers.
Full time quiz was won by the No Hopers.
Total Raised £74.10 well done everyone!
Next Thursdays Quiz 9th Nov, at the Rose and Crown Pub Upton, starts a 8.30pm raising money for the Poppy Appeal.

Report by Liz Allan.

Monday, 30 October 2017




Last Thursday's quiz was raising money for the Christmas Market.

Super turn out at the Rose and Crown Pub Upton.
Half time quiz was won by the No Hopers.
Full time quiz was won by The Oblong Ladies.
Total Raised £105.00 well done everyone!
Next Thursdays Quiz 26th October, at the Rose and Crown Pub Upton, starts a 8.30pm raising money for the Air Ambulance.


Report by Liz Allan.

Monday, 23 October 2017




Last weeks quiz was raising money for the Playing Fields.
Super turn out at the Rose and Crown Pub Upton.
Half time quiz was won by Young, Gifted and Brainy.
Full time quiz was won by They Must have Cheated.

Total Raised £115.45 well done everyone!

Next Thursdays Quiz 26th October, at the Rose and Crown Pub Upton, starts a 8.30pm raising money for the Christmas Market.


Report by Liz Allan.

Sunday, 22 October 2017


Last call for anyone who wishes to take a stall at the Macmillan Christmas Fayre on the 22nd November  11-4.00 pm. 
We have only limited space left, so if people are interested in taking a stall, could they please contact Rachael Pugsley on 07811525574 or Helen Topp on 07906465867

For those wishing to just come along on the day, please put the date in your diaries. Refreshment will be available ( remember the legendary Macmillan cakes!) as well as fabulous stalls to enable you to do your Christmas shopping close to home, from local craftspeople and suppliers. 



We look forward to seeing you there. 

Tuesday, 3 October 2017





Thursday nights quiz was raising money for Macmillan.

Good turn out at the Rose and Crown Pub Upton.

Half time quiz was won by Oblong Table.

Full time quiz was won by The Four of Us.

Total Raised £130 well done everyone! 

Next weeks Quiz ,at the Rose and Crown Pub Upton, starts a 8.30.pm raising money for the Air Ambulance.

Report by Liz Allan.

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

GARDEN WASTE CHARGES APRIL 2018?

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Monday, 25 September 2017


Last weeks  quiz was raising money for the Christmas Market.

Great turn out at the Rose and Crown Pub Upton.

Half time quiz was won by They Must of Cheated.

Full time quiz was won by The Oblong Table.

Total Raised £92  well done everyone! 

Next weeks Quiz ,at the Rose and Crown Pub Upton, starts a 8.30.pm raising money for Macmillan.

Report by Liz Allan

Monday, 18 September 2017




Thursday nights quiz was raising money for the Air Ambulance.

Good turn out at the Rose and Crown Pub Upton.

Half time quiz was won by the No Hopers.

Full time quiz was won by The Oblong Table.

Total Raised £80.00  well done everyone! 

Next weeks Quiz ,at the Rose and Crown Pub Upton, starts a 8.30pm raising money for the Telephone Box Fund.

Summer Fete....
The Summer Fete at the Rose and Crown Pub Upton was a great success. In the sunshine, villagers enjoyed various games and competitions, all put on by hard working volunteers from local organisations. there was also a BBQ and a wonderful array of cakes and gateaux's Many thanks to Lol and Jenny from the Rose and Crown for allowing us to use their facilities and providing the BBQ,  Dave for his cooking skills, to all of the helpers who made the afternoon such a triumph and to the villagers who supported this event. A staggering sum of £536 was raised and will be shared between the local organisations.

Report by Liz Allan.

Wednesday, 13 September 2017




COFFEE MORNING
Friday 29th September 2017
10.0. am to 12.0 pm
Upton/Kexby Village Hall
Hosted by Upton/Kexby W.I.
Call Chris Hailes on 01427 788167




We would like to thank everyone who made this year's Macmillan Coffee Morning such a successful event. About 100 people attended the event, enjoying coffee, cakes and company.
We raised £1,548.93. A fantastic achievement for a small community. Thank you again to everyone who contributed in any way to achieve this amazing amount for a cause close to everyone's heart.




Monday, 11 September 2017



Thursday nigh'st quiz was raising money for the Bloomers.

Great turn out at the Rose and Crown Pub Upton.

Half time quiz was won by The Oblong Table.

Full time quiz was won by The Oblong Table.

Total Raised £110.00  well done everyone! 

Next weeks Quiz ,at the Rose and Crown Pub Upton, starts a 8.30pm raising money for Air  Ambulance

Upton and Kexby Horticultural Show Society, held their 55th Annual Show at the Village Hall on Sunday the 3rd of September........ The show was well supported by Upton, Kexby and the surrounding Villages within a 5 mile radius. The committee are looking for new members, please contact Mrs J Spencer, 4 Church Road, Upton. The Horticultural Society meet approx four times a year.

Report by Liz Allan.

Tuesday, 5 September 2017



The summer fayre at the Rose and Crown was a great success.With the sun shining many villagers had a very enjoyable afternoon taking part in various games and competitions all put on by the very hard working volunteers from local organisations. There was also a BBQ and a wonderful array of cakes and gateaux. Many thanks go to Lol and Jenny of the Rose and  Crown for allowing us to use their facilities, for Dave for  his cooking skills ,for all of the helpers who made the afternoon such a triumph and for all of the villagers who came and supported this event. We made a staggering £536 for all local organisations.Many thanks to you all. 

Report by John Alsop.