August 2014 Blog Posts (13)

History of Pen Selwood Fete & Show

Due to the high level of interest, the Exhibition covering 60 years of the Pen Selwood Fete and Flower & Produce Show first displayed during the 2014 Show in St Michaels Church, will be available in the Village Hall from 29 August to 29…


Added by Stella Parcell on August 30, 2014 at 17:08 — No Comments

Iconic view faces being 'ruined' by 242ft high wind turbine to power 400 homes

Pen Selwood Parish Council objects - Daily Mail article

Added by Admin on August 27, 2014 at 9:30 — No Comments

Spotlight on older people - Rural services network

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Added by Admin on August 27, 2014 at 9:12 — No Comments

Cranborne Chase AONB eBulletin Aug 2014

The Hart 

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Kilimanjaro for Alex

Climbing Mt Kilimanjaro to raise funds & awareness for Cardiac Risk in the Young because it's 10 years since we lost my brother Alex.

In January 2004 my sporty 17 year old brother Alex died suddenly and unexpectedly from suspected cardiac arrhythmia.  10 years on,…


Added by Admin on August 18, 2014 at 15:00 — No Comments

Horse & Dog Show

The weather was not kind to us and the remains of hurricane Bertha meant that entries were down and trade stands stayed away.

Despite many phone calls asking if we were cancelling we decided to go ahead as the forecast showed improvement in the weather by late morning.

I'm so glad we did as those brave souls that ventured out had a great time.

The sponsors, judges and helpers enjoyed a wonderful lunch provided by Jenny Steadman and Terry Farris with contributions from…


Added by Penny Varnes on August 14, 2014 at 12:00 — 1 Comment

Record Fete results

The treasurer's report for the fete says: The results are again marvellous.  Once again the White Elephant has achieved the record as an individual stall and was the major contributor to the record result.

Expenses are also higher by £367, in part because of the costs of the beer tent (£267) (though these include stock of £100 of plastic glasses which will be used in future years) and in part due to increased insurance costs (£50) and tent hire (£60).

But overall, our…


Added by Bruce Bower on August 10, 2014 at 16:00 — No Comments

Lost earring at fete

Sometime on Saturday at the fete I lost a gold earring. Here is a photo of its partner. It could be anywhere as I went everywhere except the car park. 

It would be wonderful if was found. 

Jennifer Bower…


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Co-option for Parish Councillor

Anyone interested in serving the community in this way and want to become a candidate for co-option should complete the attached application form for candidacy. Completed application forms should be returned to the clerk by: 1st September 2014.

Information on eligibility the role of the parish council and its schedule of meetings may be obtained from the clerk and/or the chairman.…


Added by Admin on August 4, 2014 at 16:23 — No Comments

Record takings at Fete and Show

Pen Selwood 2014 fete

The preliminary estimate of takings for today is a magnificent £6,147; it is really good to have raised such an amazing amount for the Church, the Hall and the Field, A really big thank you to all those who worked so hard to achieve this and to all those who came and spent the money.…


Added by Bruce Bower on August 2, 2014 at 21:23 — 1 Comment

2014 Horse & Dog Show Schedule

Available here.

Added by Admin on August 1, 2014 at 9:00 — No Comments

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