Father Christmas is visiting Spaldwick on Sunday 22nd December 2013! Please come and support the Spaldwick Social Group and start off Christmas in a lovely way. Don’t forget to drop your present into the shop by Saturday. Your child will receive their gift in The George. Even if you live outside Spaldwick, you are welcome [Continue Reading]
Festive events are taking place during December, so please try to support the organisers. On Tuesday 17th December, we have the Carol Party at St James’ Church, starting at 7pm. There will be mulled wine, mince pies, sandwiches and tasty bites. Tickets are £5 (adults) and £3 (children). Adults will receive a complimentary first drink [Continue Reading]
We hope you have had a very pleasant Summer. As the evenings get colder, and the children return to school, there is plenty to keep you busy and entertained in Spaldwick during September. Do you fancy joining the Spaldwick Carpet Bowls, which starts again on Tuesday this week? New members are always welcome at the [Continue Reading]
Congratulations to Aine Harbour (picture above) – our new Spaldwick Queen. Aine was selected from applicants by the Spaldwick Social Group and was crowned at the 2013 Spaldwick Fete. Aine will represent Spaldwick village at several events during the year. Her last duty will be to open the 2014 Spaldwick Fete next July, which is [Continue Reading]
Many villagers have enjoyed our online coverage of the 2013 Spaldwick Fete. This year saw the introduction of online voting for the Scarecrow Competition, which went without a hitch. In total, 114 households voted, representing about half of all premises in Spaldwick, which is a fantastic result. Next year, we hope that we will achieve [Continue Reading]
“The day arrived at last”! “The day arrived at last after hours of planning meetings, phone calls and emails. Everything in place, stalls booked and refreshments purchased. All we needed now was the perfect weather – and we got it! Alleluia. At 7am the school playground begins to get busy and, slowly, the familiar structure [Continue Reading]
Following last year’s disappointing weather, we had an absolutely stunning day for the 2013 Spaldwick Fete, held on Saturday 13th July 2013. With 540 visitors during the day and a large group attending the free hog roast in the evening, a new attendance record was set. Spaldwick Queen, Olivia performed her last duty by opening [Continue Reading]
The voting for the 2013 Spaldwick Scarecrow competition is now underway, and 22 households have already voted. You can vote for your favourite scarecrow at the following page: Vote for your favourite scarecrow Please tell your friends and family to vote! Voting has now closed.
More scarecrows are appearing. Here are jousting knights in Littlecotes Close. To win the prize, make you you display your scarecrow soon. Online voting starts this coming Saturday!
The Spaldwick Scarecrow competition is now underway, so please put your entries up. Already, scarecrows are appearing! The photo on the left shows one made by John Blatch at 43 High Street. This year, there is a £20 prize for the best scarecrow. Scarecrows can go up any time from now, and judging will be [Continue Reading]