A selection of forthcoming events in our locality
WHAT's ON – Aug & Sep 2017
Mon 28th Aug at 1.00pm – NEWTON TONEY FETE – August Bank Holiday. In the Arena: Steam Engines, Serve On, Fun Dog Show, Tug of War. PLUS Beer Tent, BBQ & Afternoon Teas, "Made in Newton Toney" Tent, Craft Stalls, Bouncy Castle, Fire Engine 'Squirt', Vintage Cars, Book Stalls, Car Boot Sale, GRAND RAFFLE, Free Parking & Disabled Parking. Entry Fee £1 (children under 12 free). For more details, contact David Eadie, Logistics Coordinator, Newton Tony Fete email@example.com or 07799-671239.
Sun 3rd Sep 1.30 to 5.00pm – GARDEN OPEN DAY at Cottage in the Trees, Boscombe Village SP4 0AD. Homemade Cakes, teas and plenty of plants for sale. Admission £3, Children Free. Open in aid of charities; NGS & Salisbury Hospice Charity. Contact 01980 610921.
Tues 5th Sep at 7.30pm – Bourne Valley Tuesday Club at the Methodist Hall, Winterbourne Dauntsey present BEETLE DRIVE. Nibbles & refreshments will be provided as we share fun & fellowship. Who can complete their Beetle in the fastest time? Contact Joy 01980 611857.
WHAT's ON – Sep 2017 (contd)
Thurs 7th Sep at 7.30pm – BVHS & Gardening Club, at the Glebe Hall, Winterbourne Earls, SP4 6HA – Speaker Meeting: John Trim – DIG FOR VICTORY. The story of the 'Dig for Victory Garden' came about when John was asked to design a small patio garden for the National Vegetable Society to be entered into the Chelsea Flower Show in 2003.
Contact Pam 01980 619204.
Fri 8th Sep from 10.00am to 11.30am – CLUB FRIDAY MONTHLY TABLE SALE plus CAKES & PRESERVES, in aid of Bourne Valley Day Centre at the Methodist Hall, Winterbourne Dauntsey, SP4 6EW. Come along for Lots of Bargains and Gifts. Books, Cakes, Pottery, Bric-a-Brac. Served with coffee and a warm welcome. See you there! Contact Lisa 01980 555575.
Sat 9th Sep is WILTSHIRE HISTORIC CHURCHES TRUST 'Ride & Stride' Day, and the churches in the Bourne Valley, as well as many others in Wiltshire, will be open for you to visit, between 10am and 6pm. If you would like to take part in this event, by walking, cycling or horse riding, to as many churches as you like, please let Rev'd Peter Ostli-East 01980 611350, know asap, so you can have a Sponsor Form, as this is a great fundraising opportunity for WHCT, and your local Parish church, as donations are shared between both charities. www.rideandstrideuk.org
WHAT's ON – Sep 2017 (contd)
Sat 9th Sep at 2.00pm – JUMBLE SALE in The Glebe Hall, Winterbourne Earls, SP4 6HA. With teas & coffees available. In aid of Salisbury Hospice Charity www.salisburyhospicecharity.org.uk Donations of Jumble accepted at the Hall from 9.30am to 11am.
Sun 10th Sep, 2pm to 5pm – ANNUAL FOOTPATH WALK and NATURE TRAIL, starting at the Glebe Hall. Contact Maureen 01980 611311.
Sun 10th Sep from about 4pm – PETANQUE aka BOULES. Take advantage of the longer evenings and enjoy a game of Petanque at The Vicarage, Winterbourne Earls from about 4pm on a warm Sunday afternoon. Give us a ring to check it's on, and bring a bottle and some nibbles, if you wish, to help create a real taste of 'le Midi' in the Valley. No previous experience is necessary and all playing equipment is provided! Call Peter or Mari on 01980 611350 for more information. NB: this is NOT just for 'church folk', everyone is welcome.