Carbrooke Village Hall

Launch of the Four Cs cafe

An exciting new venture starts this morning in Carbrooke Village Hall. Called The Four Cs cafe, the initiative is open both men and women to come along and enjoy the 4 Cs – coffee, cake, chat and craft. We are hoping to introduce craft sessions for anyone with particular interests and to provide encouragement to…

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All set for Heritage weekend

Come and celebrate Carbrooke Heritage for the weekend of 30th June to 2nd July, lots planned, but still looking for new stories, photos or artefacts. This is our village, our Heritage, please get in touch. Carbrooke Festival 30th June, 1st & 2nd July ‘The Life and Times of Carbrooke.’ Exploring Carbrooke life, now and in…

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Book a stall at Carbrooke Festival

The Carbrooke Festival is bringing together our whole village to celebrate it’s history with a combination of displays, entertainment, food, stall for local crafters and food producers. Activity will take place across the main village locations – the church, the Village Hall and our wonderful village Green. On Saturday 1st July we will have stalls…

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Carbrooke Village Hall shortlisted for Bags of Help

Great news we have been shortlisted for the Tesco Bags of Help initiative for our toilet improvement project. This means that you will be able to vote for us in Tescos stores during may and June. At the very least we are guaranteed £1000 but let’s go all out and try and get the most…

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Wednesday coffee mornings a big success

Over the last few weeks Sue Dekeyzer has been running a coffee morning in the Village Hall on Wednesday morning between 9.30-11.30. The purpose of the events has been to raise funds for the NSPCC as part of her daughter Kirsty’s  London marathon run. These mornings have been very well attended with lots of people from…

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Carbrooke Annual Parish Meeting

The Annual Parish Meeting will be held in the Village Hall at 7pm on Monday 3 April 2017. All members of the parish are invited to attend. The Annual Parish Meeting is an opportunity for parishioners to discuss parish affairs and to pass resolutions thereon (although it should be noted that such resolutions will not…

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Heritage Group News

We have lots going on in the next few months! On the 5th April we have arranged a coach tour to the ghost villages of Stanta Training area, the whole area was closed to the public in 1942, and is now used for military training. The inhabitants were given 2 weeks to leave their homes…

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Carbrooke coffee mornings!

Regular coffee mornings will be held in in the Village Hall on Wednesday  mornings 9.30 – 11.30 starting on 1st March 2107 Coffee/tea and cake for £2. All proceeds will go to the NSPCC as part of Kirsty Dekeyzer’s London Marathon campaign. She will be running this year’s marathon for the charity on 23rd April and need to raise…

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Hall bid for funds from Aiva Community fund

The Hall committee is working hard on plans to revamp and improve facilities at the hall – especially the kitchen and the toilets. In consultation with a pro bono local architect and a builder we have an outline of a new layout for part of the hall to accommodate a completely new set of male…

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Emergency Village meeting

Several key members of the Parish Council and the Village Hall committee have stepped down after years of service and there is now a genuine concern that these vital community organisations my no longer be able to continue without new people stepping forward to help. An emergency village meeting will be held on 11th July…

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