What's on and events

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Lower Ure News

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Carol Service - Sunday 18th December 10.30am

There will be a lovely festive service at Christ Church where we will be singing some well known carols, before enjoying a glass of mulled wine and a mince pie.

Time: 10:30 am

Crib Service - Saturday 24th December 4.00pm

We'd love to see you on Christmas Eve at Christ Church to really get in the festive mood. The children from the village will be performing a short nativity to entertain us all, we'll sing a few traditional carols and afterwards enjoy some mulled wine and tasty treats.

Time: 4:00 pm

Chris Brown - Conquering Everest - Friday, 20th January

Local farmer and mountaineer Chris Brown talks about his experiences in the Himalaya and the ultimate climbing challenge...! This is a must hear talk by a truly inspirational individual.

Venue: Village Hall

Time: 7.30 pm

Refreshments: Ticket price includes tea/coffee/nibbles. Wine extra.

Tickets: Adults £8, U16 £6. Call Tim on 01423 325179 or 07909 906069 or see any hall committee member.

Profits split between hall funds and Chris' local charities.

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Good neighbourliness

It's been pointed out that not everyone in the village has access to the Internet. If you are aware of any of your immediate neighbours who are in this position, consider printing out any pages from our website that you think might be of interest to them.

Parish Council

Meetings are usually held on the first Thursday of the month at 7:30 pm in the Memorial Hall. Check the Parish Council page for details.

Coffee mornings

Usually held on the first Saturday of the month in the Memorial Hall - look out for the sign on the fence as you pass the hall and the A-board on the corner of the green in Grafton.

Pub quiz

Every Sunday in the Punch Bowl Inn - 8:00 pm start. Your entry fee includes supper and there's a raffle as well as a prize for the winners.

Village history

Link to the excellent History of Marton cum Grafton website.