South Marston Open Gardens Sunday 30 July 2-5pm

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South Marston Gardening Club – Open Gardens Day

Sunday 30 July 2017 – 2pm – 5pm

Gardens

  • Stonecroft, Thornhill Road
  • Dryden House, Thornhill Road
  • Church Farm House*, Church Farm Lane
  • 1 Southview Cottages, Manor Farm Lane
  • Leaze Cottage, Manor Farm Lane

*Refreshments available at Church Farm House,  Toilets available on the playing field and Parking next to the school.

Ticket price £5 per family for entry into all Gardens – Tickets with map available from Mike New 827807, Jenny McEwen 825312 or Angela Newton 832034 or on the day at Stonecroft, Church Farm House or 1 Southview Cottages.

We want you to enjoy the gardens and hope you have a lovely day.

Please can we ask that you respect the gardens and be mindful of your footing.

Parish Council Meeting: July & June

June 2017 meeting minutes

The minutes from the June Parish Council meeting are now available to read. In this meeting, the Parish Council discussed a wide range of topics, including:

Preliminary work on exercise equipment for the Recreation Ground, the issue of dog fouling and updates on development activity

Please note that these minutes are draft until approved by the Parish Council at the next meeting. They can be seen here Minutes of monthly Council meetings

July 2017 meeting

The next meeting of the Parish Council will take place on Tuesday 18th July 2017 at 7:30pm in the Village Hall. An agenda can be seen here.

Members of the public are welcome to attend and ask questions during the Open 10 minutes at the start of the meeting.

South Marston Summer Fete 2017

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Programme Timings

2-2:45pm Music by the Parabolics

2:45-3pm Childrens Fancy Dress

3-3:15 South Marston CofE School Choir

3:15-4pm Music by Dukebox Junkies (Duo)

4-4:15pm Zumba Demo by Tanja

4:15-4:45pm Music by Ian Kenna

4:45-5pm Raffle (£100 1st, £75 2nd, £50 3rd + over 30 more fabulous prizes)

Cake Request: The South Marston Recreation Association (SMRA) and South Marston Gardening Club would like to kindly ask for donations of cakes (whole, tray bakes or individual) for the refreshment stall (SMRA) and plant and produce stall (Gardening Club).  Please drop off on the day before 2pm.

Children’s Fancy Dress: At 2:45 – 3pm.  Cash prize to 1st, 2nd and 3rd. Prize to all entries. Age categories 0-4 years, 5-7 years and 8+ years.

Tug of War: We’re looking for teams of 6 adults (ladies or men) to take part. Is this something that you would like to take part in? Bring back an old village tradition. Alcohol to the winning team!

Volunteers: If you can spare an hour or two on the day, we would very much welcome your help.  Please make yourself know at the refreshments stall.

Car Boot: £10 per car. Set up from 1pm.

 

 

Parish Council Meeting: May & June

May 2017 meeting minutes

The minutes from the May Parish Council meeting are now available to read. In this meeting, the Parish Council discussed a wide range of topics, including:

Litter within the village
Update on progress of the transfer of village services

Please note that these minutes are draft until approved by the Parish Council at the next meeting. They can be seen here Minutes of monthly Council meetings

June 2017 meeting

The next meeting of the Parish Council will take place on Tuesday 20th June 2017 at 7:30pm in the Village Hall. An agenda can be seen here.

Members of the public are welcome to attend and ask questions during the Open 10 minutes at the start of the meeting.