August 2013 archive

Dinham Millennium Green Trust Fun Day & Duck Race

Christine Parry was ably assisted by Emily Green, daughter of Rev. Kelvin ( vicar for Ashford Carbonel) and Ruth, when they took to the water to help at the annual Bank Holiday Fun Day and Duck Race on the River Teme at Dinham, Ludlow. They were paddling their own canoe to collect 100’s of plastic …

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Car Boot – Sunday 8th September

Following on from last’s years very successful car boot , this year’s is on Sunday 8th September on the Ashford Carbonel playing field. Entrance Free, Cars £6, Vans & Trailers £8 Donations of Goods; Please bring fresh produce on the day to the village hall. Other items can be left on Sat 7th. Anyone requiring …

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A Year on

Continuing the theme of what a difference a year makes compare and contrast these photos from Maureen. Ashford Weir Winter 2011 & 2012 The Beach – Summer 2012 & 2013

2013 Village BBQ a great success

  With the promise of bad weather, marquees and gazebos were erected the day before. The tent city came into its own and kept everyone dry when the one and only heavy shower came through. Despite the forecast the villagers turned out in force, almost 100! That’s a record resulting in the village hall being …

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Burglary in Bleathwood Lane

[warning]There has been a burglary in Ashford Carbonell. Gardening stuff was taken from a garage down Bleathwood Lane. If anyone gets offered any second hand garden equipment or sees a random van hanging around the village looking suspicious contact the police[/warning]

Ashford Carbonellers do well at the Tenbury Show

Saturday 3rd August was the 155th Tenbury Show and my first. The weather was fantastic and the Ashford Carbonellers (I’m not sure that’s a real word) won prizes left right and centre. Tracey got a first for her carrot cake, Kati picked up a first for her eggs and a second in the sweet peas, …

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Burwarton Show 2013

Six members of Caynham Ashford WI were thrilled when they got first place for the co-operative class in this years Burwarton Show.  The show was cancelled last year due to the wet weather, so the theme, ‘A Diamond Jubilee’ was carried over.  The members were; Chris King (flowers), Ann Blake (staging), Janice Forsyth (embroidered hanging), …

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July 2013

The Draft Minutes of a Parish Council Meeting held at Ashford Carbonell Village Hall on 16th July 2013 1. Present:  Councillors: Mrs E Marrs (Chairman), Mr N Tilt, Mr M Bowden and Mr G Jones 2. Apologies:  Councillor D Brundrett 3. Items from Members of the Public/Shropshire Council: The owner of the property known as …

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