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Soul fundraiser makes nearly £2000!

NORTHERN SOUL & MOTOWN PARTY AT THE VILLAGE HALL CARBROOKE “LETS THE GOOD TIMES ROLL” Saturday 26th October saw another sucessful evening of fundraising for The Humanitarian Concern Centre Orphanage in Kathmandu Nepal. The hall became a disco inferno for the night ! The Winnebego Boys who came over from Bedfordshire donated their time and…

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Call for cakes!

Our village Christmas bazaar will soon be here – it’s happening on 30th November! We will need home made cake donations for the cake stall. Please if you can spare the time to bake some cakes/loaves/cup cakes etc they will be gratefully received. Please message us if you can help via the Carbrooke online Facebook…

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Carbrooke artist selected for art trail

Carbrooke student Tori Woolley has been selected to paint a very special project as part of an art trail to take place in Cambridge next spring. She explains: “Early in the summer I submitted a design to be apart of ‘Cows about Cambridge. Big news, my design has been sponsored by Cambridge Assessment to transform…

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Fundraiser returns to the Village Hall!

Those of you who have lived in the Village for some time will undoubtedly remember Terry and Ann Mahoney’s amazing events in the Village Hall to raise money for the Humanitarian Concern centre Orphanage in Nepal. Every event has had it’s own unique musical theme – from Country and western to rocking with the Rolling…

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The Boy Tom’s October ramblings

How are yu all a’gettin on t’gether? Well han’t we had a rare lot o’rain? (first week Oct)  that were needed. Havin bin a driven around afore the tempests cum along I could sum o’them old Sugar Beet were a bit thirsty, their leaves were a lying on the ground.   The farmers will leave…

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Carbrooke Christmas Bazaar

The annual Carbrooke Christmas bazaar wild be held in the Village Hall on Saturday 30th November from 10.00am – 3.00pm. The event will include craft stalls, games and activities, refreshments, cakes, bar and proceeds will go to our village groups. We are still looking for offers of help including donations of prizes and the baking…

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Book launch and tea party

Throughout the years school headteachers have had to keep a school diary, and Carbrooke school is no exception. During the second world war, the Headmistress, Miss Mary Norton, kept a fascinating record of daily life and events in Carbrooke, during the years of the war through her entries in the school log: a much admired…

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The Boy Tom’s September ramblings

Well how are you all a’gettin on t’gether?Well they hev nearly finished, I am a’talkin about the Farmers a’gettin in the corn harvest.   Old Mother Nature hev her played har part by a keepin the rain away.I were a watchin the combine a cutting on one of the Young Master’s field  near us.   …

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New yoga class in the Village Hall

If you’ve ever wanted to try yoga but have been daunted by joining an established class then this is the course for you! Over the course of 8 weeks you will be introduced to the basics of yoga to cover breathing, postures and relaxation. The course, which is is run by Debbie of Yogavision, will…

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