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‘Nearly-Christmas’ Coffee Morning

Combine Christmas shopping with meeting neighbours over a glass of mulled wine or a cup of tea or coffee, and a mince pie! Saturday 7th December  10 am – 12 noon at Ashford Carbonel Village Hall Cakes & Produce Stall Christmas Decorations Preserves and Crafts Phoenix cards Traidcraft stall Children’s Activities Raffle Offers of cakes, …

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Ashford Sports Field

The Village Hall Committee has asked for this article to be included in order to update the village on a recently received proposal concerning the present joint ownership of the village sports field. Since 1962, when the, then, two agricultural fields were acquired, the sports field has been owned jointly by two parties, neither party …

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Ancient Yews – protecting the Roots

Thanks so much to all of you who kindly responded to our request to try and avoid parking and driving under the canopy of the Ancient yew by the wall. This will help to support the recovery of the tree and lessen the likelihood of further damage to the roots.

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Ashford Carbonell’s Car Boot Sale 8th September 2013

A brilliant day was had by all! The sun shone most of the time, people came to buy and sell from miles around and there was a great atmosphere – what’s more we made £1462!! The funds raised will go towards renovating the Village Hall. All the money raised from the Car boot Sale came …

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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]

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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2012 Car Boot Update

UPDATE. (See “Watch this space” last paragraph below) Cold misty morning, Sunday 21st October. Car boot Leominster, arrived 7am with van and 3 tables. David & Jackie, Janie and Tracey. Returned 5 hours later with less in the van and another £112 for the Car Boot proceeds!! CAR BOOT SALE IN AID OF ASHFORD CARBONEL …

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