Here is the latest news from our Spaldwick Facebook feed:
Spaldwick social group would just like to publicly thank Stephen and Alister from The George of Spaldwick - for their support, time, enthusiasm and generosity when judging the inaugural ‘Spaldwick bake off’ at the village fete on 7th July.
Well done to all the entrants and of course the winners. 😊
Many thanks to all who helped or enjoyed the fete on Saturday! A great day + evening had by all! The fete was busy-wonderful selection of stalls and fun...the big screen for the footy was very popular...and the hogroast went down a storm. What a fab village we live in x
Few photos below(please feel free to add)
A huge congratulations to our 2018 winners! We had 16 entries this year-but the judges felt the detail in the winners was excellent.
1st place £50. Alice in wonderland
2nd place £20. Allotment
3rd place £10. Artful dodger
Special mention went to the RAF airman, and the A14 road worker for their ‘apt-ness’ !
Biggest and best! Sun is shining...beers are chilling... ice creams are frozen....your fete and football await you!!!
Www.ticketsource.co.uk/SSG for hog roast tickets. Technical difficulty yesterday has been rectified. Tickets selling out fast.
Live streaming on your doorstep!
Plus all the fun of the biggest fete yet for those who aren’t as passionate about the beautiful game!
Bar, local ales, chilled beer and lots of English spirit!
Inflatables, stalls,ice creams, dunktank, massage, facepainting, speciality donuts, prokick challenge...and so much more!
See you there!
Voting has taken place for the Spaldwick scarecrow competition.
Cash prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd places.
Results will be announced at the fete on Saturday. 😊
Who has decided what they are making for the Spaldwick bake off on Saturday?
Stephen and Alister from The George of Spaldwick have kindly agreed to judge the competition.
Vouchers for the winners of each category.
Suitable for all ages - from pre-school aged children through to all adults.
What a collection! Please see latest additions
Popping up everywhere! Come on Burton way you usually have a really fab number of scarecrows!
The Spaldwick News magazine for July and August has been published and can be viewed here:
This friendly chap has arrived to join in the fun! Chocks away! Looking forward to seeing yours going up over the weekend
Brilliant! Another day another fab scarecrow! Meet ‘The Alchemist’
We found this lovely stone!!! Now re hidden
Hello Spaldwick Village
The Village Hall committee had its first meeting last night. Committee members agreed the following roles: chair Lyndy Pullan, Treasurer Raine Thompson, Secretary Amba Harbour shared with Louise Worrell, Paul Webb and Shayne Parfrey. Jason Pope is the Parish Council representative.
Every suggestion emailed and collected on the night of the AGM was discussed and considered by the committee. We plan to investigate the feasibility of some of the suggestions and will report our findings.
This is the link to the website where you will find all the minutes and history of the Village Hall Committee:
The minutes from last night will be published once they have been prepared and approved by the committee. The next meeting will be Monday 6th August.
Please can we keep the momentum going. We are looking for suggestions, ideas and feedback. You can reply to this post or email email@example.com
Also, if you would like any further information please feel free to contact us.
We would like to thank all the people who gave up their time to attend the AGM and anyone who has emailed us with suggestions and ideas.
Village Hall Committee
Two more entries for the £50 prize! ‘Anglo Saxon’ and ‘Arachnid’
Think you can do better? Display yours before the 5th July
The Spaldwick News magazine for July and August has been published and can be viewed here: https://www.spaldwick.com/wp-content/uploads/Spaldwick-News-Publisher-PDF-1.pdf
Some more wonderful scarecrows have appeared! Great contenders for the £50 prize!! If you like seeing them...add to the collection-spread the happiness!
And so it begins.... the first fabulous scarecrow is up!! What ‘A’ will you be doing?