Chaddesley Corbett

What’s On in SEPTEMBER

 2nd Parish Council 7:15pm Village Hall Page 30  4th Chaddesley WI 7:30pm Village Hall 11th Care Café 2pm Village Hall Page 6 11th Gardening Club 7:30pm Village Hall 16th Share & Care 10:30am Beth’s home Page 6 18th Brockencote WI 2pm Village Hall Page 22 18th History Society 7:30pm Village Hall Page 26 21st MAC Film Night 7 for 7:30pm Village Hall Page 22 26th Flower Festival Meeting 7:00pm In the church Page 6 28th WI Quiz Night 7 for 7:30pm Village Hall Page 10 29th Chaddesley Farmers Ploughing Match at Red House Farm Page 22 [in this month’s Parish magazine]

Police Report

A vehicle had been stolen from Bluntington. Speed surveys will be carried out on A448 – Cllr M Hart asked police to liaise with Paul Green at Highways.

Churchyard Mowing

SEPTEMBER weeks commencing _ 2nd 9th 16th 23rd 30th D Mills R Vale R H Page R Hirons VOLUNTEERS REQUIRED M Russell-Brown G Finch N Hanson G Lewis T Sant N Conyers E Roe B Nasn S Cockayne B Hickman A Philpot The named person at the top of each group is requested to contact other team members. Please arrange to swap if you are unable to do your turn. The areas to be mown are displayed on a plan in the lychgate. Refer any problems to Robin Blakeway 777679 or Mark Page 777244

Bell Ringing

Bell ringing practice night is Wednesdays - 7:45pm to 9:00pm.

We ring before services on 1st & 3rd Sundays each month (9:00am to 9:30am) and otherwise as announced.

Weddings this month:



Saturday  - between 1:30 & 3:00


Matthew & Charlotte



Saturday  - between 12:00 & 1:30


Craig & Laura

Weddings next month:




    - between 12:30 & 2:00


David & Claire



Saturday  - between 1:00 & 2:30


Martin & Melissa

We ring some half hour before the wedding ceremony and for some 20 minutes afterwards.

Chaddesley Community Care Café

The   next   Café   will   be   held   on   Wednesday   14th   August   2019   from   2:00pm   till   3:30pm   in   the   Village   Hall   for   those   living   with   dementia and other illnesses and their carers and those who would appreciate some company for a while. Tea & cakes served with the opportunity to meet people and have a good old chat. Harry Grove - leading singing of familiar favourites For more information please get in touch with Diane Dolley:     777 841       email:              or  Yvonne Scriven: 777 976;      email:  If you need transport to & from the Village Hall, please get in touch with one of the contacts above.

Organ Repair

Work on the organ is well underway. The pipes, blower and soundboards have been removed and are being worked on at Nicholson’s Malvern factory - see  In the interim, we have a Viscount digital organ playing at all services - with a stack of speakers (resembling the Woodstock Festival !) Clare Stockford, Churchwarden.