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BISHOP BEVERIDGE CLUB NEWS. The April outing to Banbury and Broughton Castle & Gardens on Wednesday, 5 April will start from Sileby at 8.50am, with stops in Barrow to follow. Any problems or enquiries, please contact Wendy on 413212. On Monday, 8 May we are visiting Boundary Mills Retail outlet, followed by a 90 minute cruise on the River Trent at Newark. Details to follow later. Our afternoon tea in April will be on Wednesday 12th at 3pm. This will also celebrate Easter with our annual Easter Bonnet competition. Please take part to make this an afternoon to remember! Cost is £3.50 members, £4 visitors. The attendance list along with details is on the notice board, note that monies are due with the booking and please do not enter anyone’s name unless they are aware and have agreed. Anyone requiring a lift please call Joyce on 414519. The next Monday Movie is the costume drama and comedy ‘Love & Friendship’ on 17 April. This is based on the Jane Austen novella ‘Lady Susan’ and stars Kate Beckinsale, Jemma Redgrave, Tom Bennett and Stephen Fry. The usual time of 2pm. Money is now due for the Town Hall production of ‘Gypsy’ on Saturday, 6 May, matinee. The list is on the notice board in the Club, or call Val Gillings (tel 413227). Val will distribute tickets. The annual May Fayre is taking place on Saturday, 13 May. The list is on the notice board for helpers. If you have any goods to donate please contact Joyce 414519, or bring to the Club on any coffee morning between 9.45 – 11am or Tuesday afternoons 2 – 4pm. On 4 May the Police Beat Surgery will take place after the coffee morning between 11 – 12 noon.
THANK YOU. The 1st Barrow Brownies would like to thank everyone who came to support our fundraising event on Saturday, 25 March. Thank you also to the local businesses who kindly donated prizes for our raffle. We raised a total of £280.00 for Loros.
PAMPER EVENING. On Friday, 31 March Hall Orchard PTFA is having a Pamper and Prosecco evening from 7pm – 10pm. Tickets are £5 per person available any day after school.
MINIMARKET AND COFFEE MORNING. The Methodist church is having a minimarket and coffee morning on Saturday, 1 April from 10am – 11am. Everyone is very welcome.
NEW HORIZONS. New Horizons is meeting on Monday, 3 April at 2pm at the Methodist church rooms.
POLICE BEAT SURGERY. The April, Police Beat surgery is being held in Barrow library, on Wednesday, 5 April between 2pm – 3pm.
MOTHERS UNION. On Wednesday, 5 April Barrow Mothers Union is meeting at 2:30pm in the Trinity Rooms. Pam Bird will be speaking about Pin Numbers And Passwords.
LADIES CIRCLE. At 7:45pm, on Wednesday, 5 April, Chris Watkins will be leading Easter devotions.
COACH OUTING TO BANBURY. There will be a coach outing to Banbury and Broughton Castle & Gardens on Wednesday, 5 April, organised by the Bishop Beveridge Club. The cost is members £20, non-members £22. There will be a stop at Banbury followed in the afternoon to Broughton Castle, for which entry is included. Starts from Sileby at 8:50am. For details please contact Wendy on 413212. The list is now on the notice board in the Club.
BEAN DAY will be on Saturday, 6 May from 10am until 11am at the Methodist Church – all children are invited to come along and collect a pack and start growing their bean!
BARROW UPON SOAR SHOW. This year Barrow upon Soar Show is on Saturday, 16 September in the Methodist Church Hall, North Street with public viewing from 2.30pm until 4pm. The full Schedule will be available soon but in the meantime here is the schedule of classes for the Craft Sections so that you can start planning now. PHOTOGRAPHY: Local view “Sunrise or Sunset”, Wild Flower/s, Pets, Buildings in Barrow upon Soar, and for the children only “Incy, Wincy Spider”! PAINTINGS in Watercolour, Pastel, Oil or Acrylic. KNITTING AND CROCHET: Knitted Hat, Child’s jumper to fit up to 6 year old, knitted Cushion Cover, Knitted Tea Cosy and any crocheted item. Any item of PATCHWORK or CROSS STITCH and any single piece of any art/craft/paper craft work, macramé, decoupage, embroidery, woodwork etc. that is not listed on the schedule. Bean day will be on Saturday, 6 May from 10am until 11am at the Methodist Church – all children are invited to come along and collect a pack and start growing their bean! Any queries please contact Tilly Yates on 01509 413085.
Last Updated. 26-March-2017 By Jane