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Carbrooke remembers

COMMUNITY ACT OF REMEMBRANCE,   In a thought provoking display, members of our community have been KNITTING & CROCHETING POPPIES, to be used to decorate the outside of our church tower. (If anyone would like be involved, please contact us; carbrookeheritage@gmail.com / 01953 885353) as we pay our tribute to those who have fought and died on…

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Carbrooke Heritage group September meeting

Carbrooke Heritage Group Meeting Agenda Monday 24th September 2018 7pm Carbrooke Church Apologies: Last Minutes Matters Arising: Treasurers Report; Information Boards – Report School Log Books Moment in Time Forthcoming Events Toms Talk – History Agriculture – 19th October Knitted Poppies & Remembrance Sunday – John Coppen Talk – CWGC – 23 November FYI Harvest…

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New Information boards unveiled

On Monday 27 August, the new Parish information boards were unveiled. The boards have been sited near the Aerolite Garage and  on the Millennium Green. The unveiling was followed by tea and cake in the church and the presentation of another board to Blenheim Grange Residents Committee. These wonderful boards were designed and drawn by…

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September news from the boy Tom

Well thas another month gone und we are a’turnin the corner inta Autumn.  Mind yu arter the weather we hev hed so far this year thas bin suffin hard t’know when one season end und another begin.I’ll tell yu suffin I see at the beginin o’the month that made me think suffin funny were a’goin…

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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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