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SHELFORD VILLAGE INFORMATION SHEET
October 2019 Edition (published bi-monthly)
Bev Bingham (Tel: 933 4212, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org) and Karen Cheetham (Tel: 933 2231,
6th 10.30 am HolyCommunion 3rd 6.30 pm Holy Communion
20th 6.30 pm Compline 10th 10.30 am Remembrance Sunday
27th 6.30 pm Evensong 17th 6.30 pm Compline
24th 6.30 pm Evensong
As well as our monthly meetings, held usually on the first Thursday of each month at the Village Hall starting at 7.30pm, we enjoy a range of activities. There’s fortnightly walking netball, energetic and great fun; darts, where we regularly feature among the cup winners; walks, either along local footpaths or following themed trails in Newark; and occasional “specials”.
In September it was the chance to learn steel pan drumming (huge concentration required but huge satisfaction) and in November it’s the opportunity to make our own Christmas wreaths using foliage brought from our gardens as well as festive additions. Our speakers are invariably excellent. October brought local girl Carole Fisher talking about her Farming Year, and in November it’s Stacy Woodward, Service Lead for Insight Healthcare, on “Improving the mental health and well-being of the people we serve”. Singularly appropriate, since the WI’s project this year is to do with mental health.
All are welcome to our meetings. Entrance is free for your first visit and there’s always tea, coffee, cake or biscuits.
EARL OF CHESTERFIELD
15 October Quiz Night 7.30 pm start. £1 per person entry
2 November Halloween disco, kids fancy dress competition at 6.30pm
19 November Quiz Night 7.30 pm start £1 per person entry
1 - 30 November 25% off all Al a Carte food
We have our pub classic menu all priced at £9.95 and our drinks sale is still on.
We are also taking bookings for December, we are open all the way through December and our menus are available to view online.
THE BAR AT SHELFORD NURSERIES CARAVAN PARK
We are open to all and our opening times can be found on Facebook or in the Bus Shelter.
What you are asking is what do we sell. Our range should meet all tastes:
Around 15 Gins from £1.50 to £2.50 a measure, with Fevertree tonic at £1 or
Schweppes at 75p.
Plus, Rum, Whisky, Vodka, Bourbon and much more, again from £1.50 to £2.50 a shot.
A range of premium large bottles of Lager such as Birra Moretti, Estrella and Budwar from £3 to £3.50.
Cider at £3 including gold medal winning Cider from Ross On Wye.
Bottled bitters from Old Peculiar at one end of the fridge to alcohol free Ghost Ship at the other, all at £3.
A range of Red, White and Rose wine at £10 a bottle and Prosseco at £12
Single serve wines at £3 and single serve Prosecco at £3.75
Soft drinks from 75p to £1.50 and crisps and snacks from 30p, nuts 50p and Cockles at £1.50.
And much, much more.
Our ambition is - if you want it and we can get it, we will.
Remember, remember, the 5th of November, gunpowder, treason and plot!! Would residents please be sympathetic to the animals on Bonfire Night. Many of them are TERRIFIED of fireworks. If you are having any fireworks, please let pet owners near to you know of your plans, so they can take necessary action to protect their pets. Thank you.
DATE FOR DIARY- CHRISTMAS FAYRE
This year's Christmas Fayre is to be held in the Village hall on Saturday 7 December, 1 pm to 6 pm. Santa's Grotto, mulled wine, raffle, stalls and much more. Please do come and have a festive afternoon.
PRECIS OF PARISH COUNCIL MINUTES held on Wednesday 23 September 2019
in the Village Hall
REPORT FROM THE DISTRICT AND COUNTY COUNCIL MEMBER
NEXT MEETING - To be held on Wednesday 27 November 2019 at 6.30 pm. Open to all residents.
Full minutes are available on the website shelfordnotts.org, as is information on many other village items
Shelford Village Hall
Village Hall Enquiries