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A rural village fete

Eydon’s summer fete ¬† Our fete this year was opened by local celebrity,¬†Lilah Parsons, the model and MTV presenter.   We couldn’t have had a better late summer day: the sun shone (most of the time). As I arrived, the … Continue reading

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The Summer Regatta

– with a difference! The Summer Regatta is held annually in the village next to mine and, like my village, is at least 10 miles from anything larger than a stream so the boats are worn rather than paddled. A … Continue reading

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The Village Olympics

Every year our village holds a “sports day” for the youngsters and the not so young. This year, although the event was held on the 23rd June, the weather was more like early April and varied between dark skies, heavy … Continue reading

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A little bit of country life

The Parish Council of my village has prepared a Design Statement, which is due to be published shortly once it has been approved by the District Council. The Parish Council have asked the people of the village if they have … Continue reading

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