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News from the village hall

The Trustees have removed the wooden statue from outside the Village Hall as the base had rotted and the structure was in a dangerous condition. FORTHCOMING EVENTS AT THE HALL Saturday 12th September 2015 – Music Festival Village Hall 60th Anniversary Celebration. To celebrate this event we are holding a free to enter music festival

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Parish Council report

At the Parish Council meeting in July a decision was finally taken on purchasing new football goals for the Charity Meadow. The debate has been rumbling for some time and it was originally intended to buy nets for the existing goals. After discussion it was decided instead to purchase two smaller goals with nets ideally

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Guardians of Gislingham meet Jo Churchill MP

Eric Sheehan and Graham Broughton from the Guardians of Gislingham met with Jo Churchill MP on the 17th July to discusss the planning application to build 40 houses in the land to the rear of Westview Gardens and the front of Thornham Road. Jo expressed her concern that the application did not take into consideration the

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Upcoming Events

Flower Festival

Wanted – this year we are having a Bottle Stall and would be grateful for contributions. We are looking for any bottles (with something in them! eg. drink / bubble bath / ketchup etc.) Contributions to the book sale first Saturday of the month at the Village Hall or to Helen 783254.

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34th Sponsored walk and bicycle ride

Each year the Suffolk Historic Churches Trust runs this event. The aim is to raise funds to repair and preserve our churches. Suffolk has around 500 historic medieval churches as well as non-conformist churches, meeting houses and Catholic churches. These form a vital and vibrant part of our communities and of the tourist industry. Grants

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A fowl night

Ben Potterton from Blacksmiths Cottage Nursery and Shorelines Wildlife Gardens near Dickleburgh will be giving an illustrated talk. Do come and enjoy what promises to be a fun evening with live birds present! Refreshments will be served.

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