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February in Chaddesley

4th Parish Council Monthly Meeting Village Hall see page 30 6th Chaddesley W.I. Monthly Meeting Village Hall see page 12 9th Church Open Morning Tour St Cassian’s 13th Chaddesley Care Café 2.00pm Village Hall see page 3 13th Gardening Club Monthly Meeting Village Hall see page 10 15th MAC Film Night Village Hall see page 22 18th Share & Care Monthly Meeting Hill Pool Hse. see page 4 20th Brockencote W.I. Monthly Meeting Village Hall see page 8 20th History Society Monthly Meeting Village Hall see page 20 Monthly Police Report: The   Police   have   reported   one   burglary   (28   December   2018)   where   thieves had gained entrance from the rear of the building. A Night At The Movies “Oh! what fun it is to ride….” MAC went to Chaddesley School On   Friday   14th   December,   the   Movies   at   Chaddesley   Committee   took   to their   magic   sleighs   to   organise   a   film   event   for   the   Nursery   children   and their parents. Join   us   for   an   evening   of   two   halves   -   Friday   15th   February   for   the   MAC Oscars   short-list   -   before   the   break   watch   the   trailers   for   our   short-listed films and cast your vote! Then,   ‘Mountain’    -   after   the   break:   sit   back and   soar   on   a   musical   journey   above   the   mountains   in   this   breath-taking short   film.   If   you   haven’t   been   before   or   are   new   to   the   area,   please   do come and join us. Doors open at 7pm. Film starts at 7.30pm in Chaddesley Village Hall BUY YOUR TICKETS from our lovely village retailers - THE FLOWER ROOM:   THE VILLAGE BUTCHER:   JUKES TEA ROOMS TICKET PRICE: £8 which includes a glass of wine and Rachel's ice cream Our films now show English sub-titles so we all hear a bit better!

Bell Ringing

So that people are kept ‘in the know’ about what’s going-on in the Tower, we continue our Practice night on Wednesdays - 7:30 to 9:00 - and ring before Morning Service on the 1st and 3rd Sundays each month. Special event: a Quarter Peal by local ringers - to mark our Tower Captain’s (first) 40 years as a ringer - remember, the previous attempt failed just minutes from the end when .. the clapper broke and fell off the Tenor bell ! Alls now repaired and in place for SUNDAY 17th - 5:30 to 6:30 pm .

Village Hall

Don’t forget to make best use of the Village Hall .. join the many societies which meet there .. book it for family festivities and fun-filled frolics .. attend the film-shows and meetings .. http://chaddesleycorbettvillagehall.org.uk/ To book: - ring the Hall Manager on 07791 508283 Also, find us on <Halls for Hire> at www.hallshire.com 
Chaddesley Corbett

WINTER

Know your free emergency numbers - in a power cut  call 105   or, for a gas emergency , dial 0800 111999 . ____________________ MOBILE LIBRARY SERVICE One visit per Month on First Tuesday - Drayton (Robin Hood) 1.35pm -1.50pm Chaddesley (Hemming Way)   2.00pm - 2.20pm Enquiries - contact:01905 822722 _________________________ CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES The    school    supports    the    SIGNS    OF SPRING    Scavenger    Hunt    at    Lower Smite    Farm,    Hindlip ,    on    Tuesday 19th February - 11 to 3pm. Head   Teacher   Mrs.   James   who   like   to remind     parents     of     the     PARENTS’ EVENINGS    on    TUESDAY    5th     and THURSDAY     7th     March      (3:30     to 7:00pm) - and   that   the   Tuesday   evening   date   will correspond with the BOOK FAIR . _________________________ MOWING ROTA Starts 25th February M. Needham, J. Hemming, B.Smith ________________________ Margaret Delabere Almshouse Property Available Applicants   are   invited   for   occupation   of an    Almshouse    by    local    retired    people who have a housing need. A one bedroom cottage is situated in Brockencote, Chaddesley Corbett. Application form may be obtained via: The Margaret Delabere Almshouse Charity c/o Managing Agents, Doolittle & Dalley LLP, Estate House, Proud Cross Ringway, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, DY11 6AE.