Thursday, 3 March 2011

Village News

with Margaret Morbey.

Parish Council Meeting
This will next meet on Monday March 14th in Chearsley Village Hall at 7.30pm. All are welcome to attend and there is a 15minute session at the beginning of the meeting when members of the public are permitted to raise any problem or matter they wish to bring to the Council’s attention.

Mobile Library
This will visit the village by The Green on Monday March 14th from 12.10 until 12.45pm.

Chearsley W.I.
Their next meeting is on the afternoon of Tuesday March 15th when a talk entitled The Puzzle Centre will be given by Jo Garside which will give an insight into the work of the Puzzle Centre supporting children with autism. Non members are welcome to attend. Please contact Ann Lewis on 201011 for more information.

Chearsley Village Trust
It is time again when the Trust invites applications from individuals or groups in the village for an award for finance for their project or activity. Please write to Val Davies, the Clerk to the Trustees at Minster, Dark Lane, Chearsley HP18 0DA giving details of your project, who benefits and what other funds are available. The deadline for applications is Sunday, April 10th.

Rugby on TV at The Bell

The Bell will be open all day on Sunday March 13th ready for England v. Scotland kick off at 3.00pm. Bacon bap and chips will be available at a cost of £5.00 during half-time.

Florence Nightingale Quiz
A very successful and enjoyable quiz was held in Chearsley Village Hall on Saturday February 26th. It was well supported with 10 tables booked. The entry fee and raffle made a profit of £380 which will go towards maintaining the hospice. The organisers would like to thank everyone who took part and look forward to seeing them again at the next Quiz in the hall.

Royal Wedding Party – Saturday 30th April

A tea party in the Village Hall is being organised for Saturday 30th April from 2.30 until 5.00pm to celebrate the Royal Wedding. Children who will be under the age of 11 by April 30th will be given a mug to celebrate the occasion and for a small fee, mugs can be ordered for older siblings. Please let Julie of 1 Church Lane have details of any children who would like to come, together with their age and address. Alternatively, leave completed forms at the shop by Friday March 18th. Donations of party food will be much appreciated. A list of required food is available in the shop, or contact Julie.