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Carbrooke Village Hall closed for refurbishment

The Village Hall will close to bookings on Wednesday 8th August to allow us the space to organise the store rooms in preparation for the building work. This work will include a complete revamp of the lobby area, new toilets (including a disabled toilet) and a new kitchen. The building works begin on 3rd September…

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August ramblings from the Boy Tom

Well how are yu all a’gettin on t’gether? Well that were over suffin quick. Thas the old corn harvest I am a’talkin about. Sum on um on the rearly light land recon they hev never finished harvest by the end of July afor. Around the village I see the Young Master up at the Hall…

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Boy Tom’s July ramblings

Well how are yu all a’gettin on t’gether? Last time I hed a wud along with yu I started by a’talki.n about the weather…well I recon I’ll ha’a do the same this time. Thas alright if yu are on holiday but that aint su good if yu are a waitin for rain like most farmers…

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Village fete and flower show a great success

After months of planning the village fete and flower show finally arrived last weekend. We could not have asked for a more perfect summer day. Those involved in the preparation and organisation did a fabulous job – especially Jim Lorne – so a big thanks to him and everyone who helped. More news soon about…

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Bus timetable for Village Fete

Carbrooke Summer Fete & Teddy Bear Flower Festival Bus Route & Timetable Pick up points Carbrooke Flying Fish Car Park 9.30am/10.30am/11.30am/12.30pm——2.45pm/3.45pm/4.45pm Spar Car Park 9.35am/10.35/11.35am/12.35pm——2.50pm/3.50pm/4.50pm Akrotiri Square Lay By 9.40am/10.40/11.40am/12.40pm——2.55pm/3.55pm/4.55pm Thetford Road Car Park 9.50am/10.50/11.50am/12.50pm——3.05pm/4.05pm/5.05pm Ovington Letter Box 10am/11am/12am/1pm——3.15pm/4.15pm/5.15pm Caudle Springs 10.10am/11.10am/12.10am/1.10pm——-3.20pm/4.20pm/5.20pm Carbrooke Village Hall 10.15am/11.15am/12.15pm/1.15pm———2.30pm/3.30pm/4.30pm

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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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