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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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Easter Egg Hunt

Carbrooke Pre-school is organising a Family  Easter Egg hunt on the Village Green on Saturday 31st March from 10.00-14.00 hrs Find the eggs around the green and use your answers to win a prize!! £2.50 per quiz sheet. Tickets available in Pre-School or on the day. Bring the family, bring your friends and have fun.…

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Church quiz to rais e funds

The church is again running it’s annual quiz at the Village Hall. Getting your thinking caps and join us at the village hall to help us raise much needed funds! The Bar will be open too!

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March ramblings from the Boy Tom

Well How are yu all a’gettin on t’gether? Thas suffin cold this week (26th Feb) they recon that there Beast from the East is a goin t’pay us a visit. Well I hope that hurry up und git here und then go agin. I’ll tell yu suffin what like this here weather, thas Husky Dorgs.…

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Carbrooke church news for February

The last couple of months seems to have been particularly hectic, so the start of a New Year, is a good time to take stock and hopefully take a breather before we start making arrangements for future activities. Thank you to all who supported our events in the lead up to Christmas, and hope you…

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The Boy’s Tom’s ramblings for February 2018

Well how are yu all a’gettin on t’gether? My heart we are a havin sum rum old weather. When yu draw outa bed in the mornin und open them curtains yu can see old Jack Frorst hev bin. That caught them who du the road grittin tuther mornin. They recon they were told that the…

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