Monthly Archive: June 2016

Jun 20

ShareGift Charity

Sharegift has donated £2,000 to Ashford Carbonell Village Hall over the past 8 years, £1,000 towards the Service Block in 2008 and now £1,000 has been sent to us towards the improvements to the War Memorial and Car Park. ShareGift (Registered Charity no.1052686) provides a charitable solution to the business problem of small shareholdings.  Often …

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Jun 11

Knit & Stitch June 2016

The sun was shining, the bunting was fluttering and the 4 corgis welcomed us to the village hall for our monthly meeting. Show and tell included a colourful hand stitched felt key fob, finished off from our last meeting; a beautifully knitted jacket and some lovely handmade cards. Work was in progress on a wonderful …

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Jun 11

Caynham Ashford WI June 2016

Unfortunately, due to illness, our May speakers were unable to attend the meeting and so two of our members were ‘encouraged’ to volunteer and elaborate on the two resolutions being taken forward to our 2016 Annual General Meeting. Sue Phipers and Jenny Daniel did really well at such short notice putting various points for and …

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Jun 11

Trevors in the Rough

Trevors are noted for their aversion to inclement weather. The winter months, therefore, represent a low period in the Trevor calendar with rare outings often restricted to a quick dash (well, tootle really) to the Temeside. Both rider and machine look forward eagerly to the arrival of spring and the prospect of longer and more …

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Jun 11

Ashford Carbonell Village Hall & Sports Club AGM Minutes 10.05.16

Welcome This past year has seen a tremendous rise in the use of the hall. Village Hall regular events continue to be held – Quiz Nights: particularly successful this year with lots of youngsters attending, thanks to Peter Stretton our quizmaster and Lynda Tilt. Flicks in the Sticks has had a very successful season, thanks …

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Jun 11

Posh Jumble and Bric-a-Brac Sale 2016

People were queuing at the door an hour before the start of the grand jumble on 14th May and by 11.00 when it was supposed to start we had a full hall! Morning coffee with delicious sau-sage rolls and a selection of homemade cakes were served throughout the morning. The leftovers were collected by Pam …

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Jun 11

May 2016

ASHFORD CARBONELL PARISH COUNCIL Clerk: Mr C E Williams, 2 Jockeyfields, Ludlow, Shropshire SY81PU Telephone 01584 874661 Email: cewilliams1@btinternet.com Website: www.ashfordcarbonellpc.org.uk The Draft Minutes of the Annual Public and Annual Meeting of the Parish Council Meeting held at Ashford Carbonell Village Hall on Wednesday 11th May 2016 at 7.00pm 1. Present: Councillors: Mrs E Marrs …

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Jun 11

Eliane Louise Pratt 1924-2016

Eliane passed away on 25th April, having lived at Ashford Lodge from 1988 until last year. She had enjoyed an interesting and fulfilling life. Born in Brussels, she became active in the local YWCA. During WWll her mother father and brother were active in the Belgian resistance, helping aircrew to escape to neutral territories. Eliane …

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Jun 11

Lady Jeanne Hunt

It is with great sadness that I have to tell you all that my mother Jeanne Hunt died early this morning (18th May) in Churchill House where she was staying for respite care. As I am sure many of you will be aware, she had for some time been experiencing ever-increasing difficulties with her mobility …

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Jun 11

Are you a tree lover?

Are you fascinated by the extraordinary group of Ancient Yews surrounding St Mary Magdalene’s Church of Ashford Carbonel? The ‘ancients’ are the oldest inhabitants of our community – would you like to join a group of ‘Friends’ who participate in their care and protection? There is no cost, just a little of your time. We …

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