May 2014 archive

School Summer Fete on Sunday 22nd June 12-4pm

School Summer Fete on Sunday 22nd June 12-4pm. Family Fun including bouncy castle, entertainment and produce competitions All welcome Donations of books, cds, dvds, toys, plants and tombola prizes gratefully received, likewise offers of help! Please drop into school office or contact Hannah Hawkins on 831551. More details in June.  

Ludlow Garden Club – June

We had a very successful first outing last week returning with a tray of super cuttings. Our next outing again by car again (10 p per mile to driver) is to Ruthall Manor Ditton Priors area . This is an afternoon visit to this one acre garden with a “Ha-Ha” and an old Horse pond …

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Knit & Stitch – June

Now for something completely different…….! What fun we had at our May meeting trying our hands at Decopatch, the modern equivalent of the Victorian art of Decoupage. Pebbles were transformed into beautiful paperweights, boxes were made into works of art and even lampshades were given a new lease of life using the special Decopatch papers …

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David’s Roses

David’s garden is open to celebrate the roses. Tickets £5 includes Pate & Pimms or glass of wine. 15 June 12:00 – 4:00 2 Saltmore Lane Proceeds to Ashford Village Hall  

Ashford Mill Open Day

Ashford Mill Open Day May 10th A steady trickle of visitors came from a wide area on this day. Tom explained that, following the opening of the Telford designed river bridge on November 27th. 1797, entrepreneurs decided to build a watermill just south of the bridge. The project was abandoned as anchorage for the weir …

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Caynham Ashford WI – May Meeting

The President, Jenny Daniel, opened the meeting Four of our members attended the Spring Council Meeting at Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury on 15th May. Mrs Betty Meredith, our delegate, reported back to members on the agenda of the day and enthused about the morning’s keynote speaker Stuart Toulson who manages Oak Farm at Ditton Priors near …

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Hope House Children’s Hospices

The Hope House Annual Lunch will be on Friday 30th May at St Peter’s Church Hall, Henley Rd, Ludlow, 12.00 for 12.30pm with entertainment from Andrew Crabtree with ‘Songs from Broadway 1920 – 1959’. Tickets £15. Then on the afternoon of Sunday 8th June there will be a ‘Mad Hatters’ Tea Party’ at Tinkers Hill, …

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Gardener’s Question Time is coming to Shropshire!

16 June at Stottesdon Church 5.30pm onwards. Doors close at 6.25pm, recording 6.30pm Tickets £3 – contact Tina or David King on 01746 718543

Village Calendar 2015

The design of the 2015 calendar has now been completed and it is ready to go to the printers. Would anyone who wished to contribute towards the printing costs, please now send their donations to Peter Stretton or me. Many thanks to those who have already done so. Maureen Round 831542

Strawberry Teas 29th June

3:00-5:00 on the village playing field, indoors if wet. Tickets £5 – Children £1 in advance from Julia Hall (877675), Lynda Tilt(831362) and Liz Taylor(831149) or on the gate. We would be grateful for offers of homemade scones and cakes and also to setup and clear up afterwards. Please contact Julia or Liz if you …

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