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Carbrooke Heritage News

Our last presentation – The History of Agriculture – presented by Tom Thurston on 22nd September was very interesting, especially to those of us who haven’t been bought up in agricultural families, but was common knowledge to our rural ancestors. Sadly it was not well supported, and disheartening for Tom, who had put a lot…

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Church News for November

Carbrooke Church was busy during the Summer; The Concert in conjunction with Ovington to launch our Heritage Lottery Grant Application featured the beautiful voice of Emma Nualle on 25th August. The church was packed, it was lovely to have so many members of the village attending, and appreciating the atmosphere within the building. The Police…

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November ramblings from the Boy Tom

Well how are yu all a’gettin on t’gether then? I am a’writtin this on the day the clocks go back so that don’t matter what time I finish cos I’ll still git an extra hour in bed t’morrow. Years ago when farmers were a milkin cows I knew one or two on um who din’t…

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November Parish Coucil meeting

THE NEXT FULL PARISH COUNCIL MEETING WILL BE HELD IN THE CHURCH ON 13TH NOVEMBER AT 7PM THE BUS SHELTER ON  BROADMORE ROAD. WILL BE ON THE AGENDA ALL MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC WELCOME.

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Christmas Bazaar

Traditional Christmas Bazaar, with Stalls & Gifts, Hot Food, Teas & Cake, Bar & Mulled Wine, Raffle, Tombola, Childrens Games & Activities, Carol Singing, Bric A Brac, Cake Stall. Come along to enjoy some Christmas cheer on Saturday 9th December Carbrooke Village Hall from 10am – 3pm. To raise money for the Village organisations. Free…

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Proposal to demolish the bus shelter on Broadmoor Road

CONSULTATION THE PARISH COUNCIL PROPOSES TO DEMOLISH THE BUS SHELTER ON BROADMOOR ROAD ON THE ADVICE OF THE POLICE DUE TO CONCERNS ABOUT ANTI SOCIAL BEHAVIOUR. PLEASE LET US HAVE YOUR COMMENTS WHETHER YOU ARE IN FAVOUR OF THIS OR AGAINST IT. PLEASE EMAIL THE PARISH CLERK carbrookeparishclerk@gmail.com Or write to the Parish Clerk Oakleigh…

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Carbrooke Millennium Green news

The new play area is now being installed on the Green. For more infomation about the current work of the Green please read the minutes form the download below: Carbrooke Millennium Green minutes October 17

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Additional Parish council meeting

Meeting of Carbrooke Parish Council A meeting of Carbrooke Parish Council will be held in the Village Hall at 7pm on Monday 23 October 2017. Carbrooke Parish Council welcomes the public and press to its meetings. The public and press are able to address the Council during the Public Participation session. The law does not…

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Village Fete meeting

On Friday 20th October 7.30 Village Hall there will be a meeting (put forward by Parish Council) to discuss in particular a Fete for Carbrooke 2018, and village fundraising/events in general. It is hoped to set up a group to oversee village fundraising. All the village organisations are having trouble finding ways of fundraising/support, it…

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