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Boy Tom’s January ramblings

How are yu all a’gettin on t’gether? Well thas another year dun un dusted and a new un t’look forward to.   There are them who hev bin a runnin on about what year 2019 ull be like.    Well how d’they know?  I’ll tell yu suffin I din’t hear any on um a’sayin that…

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December ramblings from the Boy Tom

How are yu all a’gettin on t’gether? A’time yu get t’read this we’ll be inta the last month o’the year. Cos old mother nature can’t make up har mind about which weather she’s a’goin t’send us but that don’t feel like December at the moment. Still that’ll meake the winter seem shorter when that du…

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Carbrooke Fuel Charity requests

December is the month for Carbrooke fuel allotment charity to pay grants to Carbrooke residents of over two years of residing in Carbrooke and who are over 65 years of age or who are registered disabled ,to register please contact Derek Watts at Dove Barn , Summer Lane , Carbrooke , IP26 6TR .

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Carbrooke poppies

At about this time last year, we began considering ways in which we could commemorate the Centenary of the ending of The Great War. In early summer, a suggestion was made, that we might knit or crochet poppies, – one for each of the 27 men on Carbrooke War Memorial. This was being planned in…

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Carbrooke remembers

At 11am on Sunday 11th November, ‘Carbrooke Remembered’, along with the many others around the world. The Lay Led Church Service began at 10.30, with the Act of Remembrance and laying of wreaths by the War Memorial, led by David Riley, with other members of the congregation taking part with prayers, readings, stories of relatives and…

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The Boy Tom’s November ramblings

Them old clocks changed last week und that hev got me all of a muckwash. Tuther years an extra hour in bed hev bin just what the doctor ordered but this year I han’t bin able t’lay that extra hour.   The Missus recon thas suffin t’du w’me age!!  I say t’har “I thought when…

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The Boy Tom for October

Well how are yu all a’gettin on t’gether?A’time yu are a’readin this we’ll will ha turned the calendar over agin und them nights will be a pullin in.  That’ll mean I wount be able t’draw out inta the garden arter I’v hed m’tea.I know there are sum on yar who will a bin a’keepin your…

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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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