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Book launch great success!

“A Village School at War” a book published by the Heritage Group, thanks to funding from the Parish Council, was launched in the Village Hall on Friday 8th of November.  The event was celebrated with a Village Tea Party that saw pupils and teachers from across the years come together. The book is based on…

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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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Memorial tree planted on the Village Green

A tree to commemorate the contribution made by the late Robert Buscall to the village was planted this afternoon on Carbrooke Millennium Green. In front of a group of villagers short speeches were given by  Brian Harris and Tom Thurston before the tree was dedicated by David Saunders and officially planted by Robert’s wife Livia…

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Village fete and flower show a great success

After months of planning the village fete and flower show finally arrived last weekend. We could not have asked for a more perfect summer day. Those involved in the preparation and organisation did a fabulous job – especially Jim Lorne – so a big thanks to him and everyone who helped. More news soon about…

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Works by young artist at new play area

Carbrooke student Tori Woolley has produced some lovely works of art for the new play area on Carbrooke Millennium Green. She has painted characters for different books so that so that children of different ages would be are able to  to identify with them – Winnie the Pooh, Paddington Bear, BFG and the characters from…

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New play are opens on the Village Green

The official opening of the new Play area on the Millennium Green took place on November 3, at 2pm. The ribbon to officially open the new facility was cut by Carbrook Parish Council chairman, Phil Sampher.  Children from Carbrooke School, many of whom had helped with the painting of the new colourful fence, were also…

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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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News from Carbrooke School

Pupils have raised an amazing £1,314! On Tuesday, GB paralympian Souleyman Bah, who is the current Paralympic School Games record holder in the 100m, visited our school. He shared his sporting journey with pupils and staff. Each class then took part in a fitness workshop as part of their fundraising. Thank you to everyone for…

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