Posts by News Editor

The Bob Tom’s June ramblings

All I seem t’be a’talkin about at the moment is the Weather.  Since I last hed a wud along with yu that hev bin changin about as if Old Mother Nature don’t know what t’give us.    We hev bin a’havin some rare hot days und then when that rain that holi chuck it down.…

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Carbrooke fete and flower festival

Carbrooke Summer Fete & Church Flower Festival SATURDAY 30th JUNE from 10am Taking place in the Village Hall, Millenium Green and in the Church. A small group of us, met on 30th April in the Village Hall, to get preparations under way for the Village Summer Fete, to raise funds for each of the Village…

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Church news for May

At the Church AGM on 15th April, Julie Denton and David Riley, agreed to continue in their duties as Church Wardens, and we would all like to thank them for keeping things ticking over nicely in the church. We may be small in number, but we pride ourselves, that we all muck in, to keep…

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The Boy Tom’s May ramblings

Well how are yu all a’gettin on t’gether? I know that Spring is supposed t’be nearly over but han’t that bin a rummun one?  Arter the “Beast of the east” hed left us we hed another one cum along und then we hed a wet und cold Easter.  Last week we hed weather that were…

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Heritage news

I have been rather quiet regarding Carbrooke Heritage News lately, but there is still lots going on, Our Facebook page is continuing to attract comments and interest from both local people and those further afield. We have had 2 meetings this year, one in January and one in March, and are continuing with our ongoing…

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Church news for April

The Church Quiz held on 9th February in the Village Hall, was a great success, we had difficulty squeezing all 16 teams into the hall, Mark’s usual teasing questions helped our brains out of winter hibernation, and we thank him for the work put in get the quiz together. We raised about £280 for church…

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Carbrooke residents tidy our village!

Twelve dedicated residents gave up their Easter Sunday morning to go out and about in the village where they picked up sacks and sacks full of rubbish Summer Lane and top of Mill Lane particularly bad, someone has a drink problem in our village from the amount of Special Brew cans that were recovered by…

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The Boy Tom’s ramblings for April

How are yu all a’gettin on t’gether? Well that old Beast from the East hev bin un gone agin. That certainly did a good job a holdin folk up when they were a’tryin t’git about. There were folk on the TV und Wireless u’tellin us all that were a commin und not t’travel unless yu…

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Carbrooke litter picks

The good residents of Carbrooke Village are holding two litter picks on lst & 15th April. Meet at village hall for 9.45 for 10 am start, approx. finish 1pm. Bags, tabards and sticks have been provided by Breckland Council. We are all fed up and appalled with the amount of rubbish, empty lager (special brew!)…

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Carbrooke Church News for March

The PCC are in the process of putting in another bid to the Heritage Lottery Fund, which sadly we were unsuccessful with last time due to the numbers of other churches applying. Please pray for us as we work towards restoring and maintaining our wonderful building as a haven of peace, safety, and community space;…

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