Thursday 20 March 2008

Village News

with Margaret Morbey
Birth Congratulations
This is the first birth report I have made since starting to write this column in June 2007. It is wonderful to have such happy news after many sad announcements over the past months.
Congratulations to Joanna and Simon of School Lane on the birth of Annalise Marie, who was born on 1st March weighing 6lb 12 and a half oz.
Chearsley Cricket Club
Quiz Night : There will be a Quiz on 29th March at Chearsley Village Hall organized by the Cricket Club. Doors open at 7.30pm for 8.00pm start. Tickets cost £5.00. Bring your own nibbles and drinks. Please contact Adam on 07865 093154 for ticket and table reservation, or email him on
Indoor Cricket Nets: There will be the second indoor nets at Ashfold School, Dorton today, Wednesday 26th March 8.00pm till 9.30pm. New Players are welcome. For more information, contact Adam’s email :
Mobile Library
This will be in The Bell Car park on Monday, 31st March from 10.35am till 11.05am.
Waddesdon Plant Centre
As part of a series of contemporary craftspeople and artists from now until April at Waddesdon Plant Centre, Anne Ratnarajah, willow artist, is the first to have a display of her willow structures here until Saturday, 29th March. From the 25th to the 29th she will be demonstrating and talking about her work of weaving both living and cut willow.
Eric and Liz Carte
Chearsley’s acting couple are both performing in The Ray Cooney Comedy at Sea Co. They are in 2 plays, “Out of Order” and “It Runs in the Family” while on board the cruise ship “Oriana”, sailing from Capetown to Southampton. Break a leg, Eric and Liz - wish we could be there to see you both!