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May Newsletter

The pagination is for the print version. May 2018 Newsletter

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Community Library at Pontesbury Spring Plant Sale

It’s the event you’ve all been waiting for – a chance to buy plants and seedlings from local gardeners to help your gardens bloom and thrive through Spring to Summer and beyond. There will be refreshments in the Library, good … Continue reading

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U3A April 2018

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Pontesbury and District Forum Programme for Summer

19 April Jonathan Walton will share ‘An Introduction to Antartica’. 3 May Mike Watkins and Wilma Hayes of In The Sticks Talks will speak on ‘War Diary – story of a WW1 Soldier’. 17 May Shrewsbury Handbells will entertain us. … Continue reading

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Pontesbury Parish Council Report: APM March 2018

The Annual Parish Meeting was held on Monday 12 March 2018. Visitors and Councillors were welcomed to the meeting and Cllr Duncan Fletcher gave an update on Parish Council activities throughout the last twelve months. Cllr Fletcher also thanked the … Continue reading

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Stiperstones & Corndon Hill Country Landscape Partnership Scheme

Please follow the link to read the final newsletter from the Stiperstones & Corndon Hill Country Landscape Partnership Scheme: http://www.stiperstonesandcorndon.co.uk/2018/03/newsletter-thank-support/ Articles include: • Thank you for your support • Congratulations to our 3 trainees • Local archaeological information at your … Continue reading

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Three ‘Round & About’ Walks: Saturday, 12 May

Plans are well under way for this annual Bishops Castle event, which collected a total of £7,935 for blood cancer research in 2017. Both walkers and volunteer helpers are welcome, to enjoy the day and support this cause. There are … Continue reading

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Peace March in Shrewsbury

Crowds gather on a recent march for peace with Syrian Refugee families currently in Shropshire, some of whom have relatives in Eastern Ghouta. The crowd included, amongst others, people from Pontesbury, Asterley and Minsterley. The Peace March was organised by … Continue reading

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Volunteers needed: Hanwood day centre

Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin is looking for volunteer helpers and car drivers to help with the smooth running of its Rea Valley day centre which is held at Vine Close, Hanwood. The day centre, which covers the Hanwood, … Continue reading

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Marches Choir and Sinfonia Concert

On Saturday 21 April, The Marches Choir, conducted by Alistair Auld, will perform Brahms’ exquisite and emotional German Requiem in Bishops Castle. The 75-strong choir are well supported by the Marches Sinfonia (leader Ann Tupling) and talented operatic soloists Caroline … Continue reading

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