Sunday, 7 October 2012

Village News | 7th October 2012

Upton-cum-Kexby W.I will be hosting a Fashion Show featuring collections from the local boutique, Barron Bou' and local models.

This will be held in the Village Hall on Wednesday, October 24th, at 7.30pm. Tickets are £5.00 and will include a light supper.

Proceeds from ticket sales and Raffle will be shared between Breast Cancer UK and our W.I. Tickets can be obtained from any W.I. Committee member or contact Julie Barrow 01427 838729.

The Women's Institute organised the annual Macmillan Coffee morning last Friday.

This was held in the village hall and included, a raffle, tombola cards, crafts bric a brac, jewelry and cakes.

The event raised £1,037.08. The quiz on the previous night, held at the Rose and Crown raised £234.00 for the same charity. A total of £1271.08 was sent to the local branch of Macmillan Cancer Care.

The president and committee would like to thank all who supported the coffee morning in any way.

A special coffee morning to celebrate Lincolnshire Day was held at the Village Hall on Monday October 1st.

The morning included a raffle, Lincolnshire plum bread and Lincolnshire cheese. This took place instead of the usual coffee and chat morning held in the village hall every Monday morning.

This Sunday's service is Morning Prayer starting at 9-30am.

Last week's quiz was for the Christmas Market. The winners were the Oblong Table and Whatever, £110 was raised. This week's quiz is for McMillan.

Written by Mrs L. Alsop