Category Archive: News

Oct 06

Ashford Carbonell’s Car Boot Sale 2nd September 2018

The best Car Boot to date! A wonderful day! People came to buy and sell from miles around and there was a great atmosphere – what’s more we made around £1850 for Village Hall funds – a record!! All the money raised from the Car boot Sale came from selling the villagers’ bric-a-brac, books, local …

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Oct 06

Trevors do Aberdovery

A ‘Thank-you’ from the Trevors A huge THANK-YOU to those who sponsored us on our cycle ride from the village to Aberdovey. To date we have raised £1,205 for The Severn Hospice. Thank you also to Sue Phipers who drove our support vehicle – fortunately we didn’t require the support! Thank you also to Mike …

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Oct 06

Armistice Day November 11th 2018

Armistice Day is commemorated every year on 11th November to mark the armistice signed between the Allies of World War I and Germany at Compiègne, France, for the cessation of hostilities on the Western Front of World War I, which took effect at eleven o’clock in the morning—the “eleventh hour of the eleventh day of …

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Oct 06

Shropshire Historic Ride and Stride 2018

This event seems rather along time ago …I am very thankful that the weather was not as it has been for the past couple of days …I did however get very wet twice ! All is nearly gathered in and I am SO grateful of all those who supported me for this annual event and …

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Aug 20

Shopping in Tesco? Then you can help

Grant funding scheme. Caynham Village Hall is in the customer vote for a “Bags of Help” grant from Tesco.  It’s a scheme which awards three community projects like ours grants of up to £4,000 – all raised from the sale of carrier bags in Tesco stores. The public will vote in store during September and …

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May 12

Ride and Stride

On Sunday April 22nd Mr Steven Winwood Chairman of the Shropshire Historic Churches Trust, presented St Mary Magdalene Church with a certificate for having raised over £1000 for the Trust during the 2017 Ride and Stride event. He also presented Susannah Hall with a certificate for having taken part in the Ride and Stride event …

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Apr 01

Bowls Club Mar 2018

There is the usual excitement in the Village that accompanies the start of the bowls season. Winter training schedules are being intensified and the Tuesday morning fitness sessions, in the Village Hall, have benefited from an influx of bowlers, anxious to be in peak condition by then. We are planning to start bowling at 2pm …

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Mar 31

Top Tip

Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming “Wow! What a Ride!” Hunter S Thompson

Mar 31

Ludlow Museum

Ludlow Museum will soon need a group of volunteers to sew labels into items of the Costume Collection at the Resource Centre in Ludlow. Sewing will likely take place on a Wednesday. At this stage, we are looking for expressions of interest. If you are interested, and think your sewing skills are up to the …

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Mar 31

Do you have a few hours to help a local baby bereavement Group?

Do you have a few hours a month to help a local baby bereavement Group? Losing your much longed for baby during pregnancy or soon after birth is the most awful trauma any parent can experience. Members of Shropshire Sands (Stillbirth and neonatal death charity) support group are appealing to the local community to help …

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