Monday, 21 December 2015

Village News

CHRISTMAS TREE FESTIVAL

Upton Church of All Saints, was beautifully decorated with Christmas trees at the weekend.
The decorated trees were placed in the Church by most of the organisations  and many individuals in the villages of Upton and Kexby.
Among these organizations were the Art Group, Friendship Club, Horticultural society, Cricket Club,  Bloomers,Upton parish council  WLDC and Upton Chapel  Private firms of Barnes, Thurlby's,  Hutchinsons and Pugleys, Gores,  J. Milne, Wrights, Danns and many others also decorated trees. 
A steady flow of residents attended and received a glass of mulled wine and had a go on the tombola.
The weekend culminated in a Carol Service with the Methodist chapel members. Members of the chapel and church read the lessons with the organist playing the 10 carols
The Christmas Day Eucharist will be at 9 a.m. in Church. 

QUIZ

Last week was in aid of Macmillan, winners were the "No Hopers",  £115-50 was raised.
The next quiz will be on Thurs. Jan 7 th.

Report by A Rushton