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New Tree Warden for Abbotskerswell

With more than 20 years of service to the Parish we are sad that John Lewis has stepped down from his role as Tree Warden. However, we are delighted that Amy Walkden has taken up the mantle.

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Messy Church - 23rd August - Children's activity morning at Church House

Do you have children that need entertaining? Like water and building towers? 

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This morning is for them!

Held at the Church House on the 23rd August between 10am and 12.30pm.

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Barn Dance - 8th September -Toe Tapping Fun

A wonderful evening has been arranged to raise vital funds for the village hall kitchen improvements.  Dust off the cowboy boots and iron the chequed shirt, or come as you are.  

Barn Dance poster

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Garden Show 2018

Awesome and spectacular - that's how this summer is being described. Even our friends down under can't believe what great weather we are having. 


And on the 4th August 2018 we are doubly and trebly blessed with the 39th Annual Garden Show in the Village Hall.

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Your protest counts - Wolborough Barton Proposals

In June 18 there were two new Applications from PCL acting for the Rew Family at Wolborough Barton. The time to act is again upon us, because comments (for and against) will not carry forward from the previous application.


Wolborough View2 Feb18

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Scarecrow Competition 2018 - Have you found them all?

Use this trail to find all the scarecrows and then enter the competition to win a prize at the garden show. See the previous article on this website - Guess the winning order of the Scarecrows

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Devon CC have issued a level 2 heatwave alert - keep safe, and enjoy!

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Duck Race - Sunday 17th June

Duck race

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National Open Garden scheme - 9th & 10th June

This coming weekend, the village is lucky enough to have 8 brillant gardens and our wonderful allotments all open to visit. Check out the poster for all the information.

 Open Gardens poster

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Protest now to protect our countryside

Here is the full text of a letter from the CPRE - Campaign for the Protection of Rural England. We have until 10th May to protest to government against MORE planning rules that threaten our countryside;

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