As the Jubilee weekend approaches the final pieces of the jigsaw are falling into place. Bunting has started to appear around the village and a buzz of anticipation is in the air. One of the activities that will be available throughout the weekend is the open gardens. They will not all be open all of the time. Gardens open are:
Rookery Cottage, The White House, Red House Farm (all on The Green)
Nos 5, 7, 26 (all on Park Rd]
The Spinney (Bottesford Lane)
Wayside (Main St)
The Laurels ( Bottom St)
For Individual opening times please see posters on PC notice board, Village Shop, Village Hall and Allington Gardens or contact ownwers of the open gardens.
The Ceremonial planting of the Royal Oak in Holy Trinity Churchyard at 1.00pm will be led by Will Cragg and his family of 4 generations now living in the village,Will will be ably assisted by his cousin Brian Durant. Both are, as far as we know, the longest residents of the village.
Please make sure you are there. This tree is included in the Woodland Trust aim to plant 6 million trees for the Jubilee.
We now have a timetable that can be downloaded that shows what’s happening throughout the weekend. The app for the iphone is still in development.