September 2015 archive

Jerry Ross’s report

We have some good news to report! After getting several quotes from recommended tree specialists for the work specified by Jerry Ross in his recent report* we discovered that it is likely to cost over £1200 (not including £250 we’ll need for a yew leaflet). While this is somewhat daunting news – we are of …

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Car Boot

A gloriously sunny day and another successful car boot. A slick well run operation as always, well done to all the helpers and organisers.The figures aren’t officially released yet but it looks like £1,497. Up on last year.    

Bowls Club update

As the season draws to a close, we can look back on perhaps the most unpredictable ever from the point of view of the weather.   It was not unusual to see members wearing both raincoats and sunhats. Fortunately, our increasingly fragile green survived the winter very well thanks to the attention of Mick Carson and …

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Quiz Night returns 18th Sept

As autumn approaches we shall again be holding our popular monthly Quiz Nights on Friday evenings in the Village Hall, starting on Friday 18th September. Thereafter we shall move to the 2nd Friday of every month, thus 9th October, 13th November, 11th December. Please make up teams of four, but if you do not have …

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Indian Take Out – Fri 25 Sept

Spice up your regular Friday night with the Indian take out night on Friday 25th Sept Tickets £8 Orders taken at the bar up to 20th Sept

Knit & Stitch August 2015

The Knit & Stitch craft group will soon be starting back after its little summer break. I’m looking forward to seeing what everyone’s been up to. I’ve been clicking away with my knitting. My arthritic thumb has liked the new bamboo needles. The garden has been a bit neglected this summer as I kept waiting …

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Caynham Ashford WI – August 2015

I think we all must have crossed our fingers for good weather for our August day out as we couldn’t have wished for a more beautiful day for our Llangollen trip. With a bus full of members, husbands and friends we left Ashford and took the scenic route to the Moreton Park Garden Centre in …

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Village BBQ

Saturday 8th August dawned to a beautiful day for the Village Barbeque and what a marvellous turnout there was! By Tuesday 4th August we had sold only 40 tickets and the Committee were a little anxious, but we need not have worried, Ashford Carbonell loves a barbeque and 120 villagers, friends and families enjoyed the …

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Harvest Supper 8th October

St Mary Magdalene church on Thursday 8th October 2015 Harvest Festival Service at 7pm in the church, followed by Supper at 8pm in the Village Hall 3 course meal Bring your own drinks Please come and join us Tickets £10 available from Kati Cooper home 01584 711934 mobile 07795955906

Car Boot this Sunday 6th Sept

Don’t forget it’s the annual car boot this Sunday 11am-2pm Buyers Free Entrance Refreshments and BBQ