The community website for Pen Selwood
Our Vizslas Ruby and Bert are happily recovering from ingesting a large quantity of slug pellets spread round a badger path adjacent to Pits Farm in Pear Ash Lane Penselwood on Thursday 15th December.
The location of the slug pellets is indicated on the map below by the red kite mark and the foot path runs from Pear Ash Lane adjacent to Pits Farm south exiting in Chapel Lane. The exact location of the pellets is in the hedgerow which runs alongside the foot path on Pits…Continue
Added by Megan Tanner on December 12, 2016 at 0:10 — No Comments
What To Do When You Have No Name?
Just a reminder; you have 5 days to get your suggested name for the new village club to me. Competition is tough but don’t let that put you off. There is a “A Fist Full of Dollars” to win if your suggestion is triumphant. And if you insist, a bottle of sparkling continental wine to go with it.
Please send me your submissions to email@example.com or by a note in the…Continue
Added by Tony Harrison on December 10, 2016 at 17:37 — No Comments
Added by Megan Tanner on November 24, 2016 at 11:44 — No Comments
Following the article in the September Pen Paper, I am pleased to confirm that we have over 30 households who have registered their interest with Wessex Internet. Wessex are currently looking at the most cost effective way of getting their infrastructure to us.
The intention is to connect up to the areas of the village with the slowest speeds first; starting with the area around the Church and then expanding to Pear Ash Lane and Underhill.
Please make sure you have registered…Continue
Added by Admin on November 19, 2016 at 23:30 — No Comments
The Annual Buffet Supper will take place on Saturday 19th November at Forest Lodge Pen Selwood by kind permission of James & Lucy Nelson
Proceeds will be partly in aid of the Balsam Centre to support their Mental Health Work.
Available from: Tony Harrison 840697
Susan Appleton 840168
Sandra Jenkins 840773
Added by Tony Harrison on November 9, 2016 at 15:30 — No Comments
Our special commemorative Pen Pub evening held on Friday 7th October proved to be an appropriate way for villagers and members of the Bourton Players to remember Robin. Many stories of people's friendship and memories of Robin filled the village hall from the moment the doors opened through to closing time; a true illustration of his reach and popularity. All the takings from the bar and generous donations from Robin's many friends raised an incredible £500 for the village community field…Continue
Added by Robert Backus on October 18, 2016 at 10:06 — No Comments
Has anyone seen a friendly brown chicken missing from The Green area? It went AWOL on Saturday.... Please contact Alex or Clive Kirby on 840846
Added by Admin on September 28, 2016 at 20:27 — No Comments
Added by Admin on September 26, 2016 at 14:00 — No Comments
Did you know there is a History Society in Pen? Here are details of our next two meetings. If you are not already on the email list let me know if you are interested in coming along (Geoff 841216).
Our first indoor meeting of the season will be on Wed 5 October at Woodlands starting at 7:30pm…Continue
Added by Admin on September 19, 2016 at 11:30 — No Comments
Ref : Robin Cuthbert's sudden death on Saturday 3rd September
I would like to thank everyone who has responded by card or in person in such a wonderful way. You have all said such lovely, comforting things about Robin which reflects the high regard you obviously felt for him
I need to let you all know that there will be no public ceremony at this stage. We are having a private cremation and then a family clan gathering to scatter his ashes within the village where he…Continue
Added by Sandra Jenkins on September 12, 2016 at 14:18 — No Comments
The record results and accounts for the fete and show are published on the fete page of this web site.
These will be considered at the meeting on Wednesday 24th August at 7:30 at Woodlands.
All are welcome
Added by Bruce Bower on August 18, 2016 at 9:13 — No Comments
PEN SELWOOD FETE AND SHOW 2016 – PRELIMINARY RESULTS
(part of the Selwood Sports and Social Club)
Congratulations to everyone who helped our record breaking fete and show this year. Income (and expenditure!) and surplus are higher than ever before and the White Elephant too passed its previous record. And as well our fete and show remain a most enjoyable community based event.
I expect some late income and expenses will come to me in the next…Continue
Added by Bruce Bower on August 7, 2016 at 17:31 — No Comments
Olive's Funeral will take place in St Michael's Church Pen Selwood on Wednesday 3rd August at 2pm. Followed by burial in churchyard in her fathers grave. All are welcome at the hall after the service.
Added by The Parish Office on July 31, 2016 at 8:15 — No Comments
Please could you remember to put out your bottles for the fete stall ready for collection on Friday afternoon, 29 July. The alternative is to drop them off at Bruce & Jennifer Bower on Coombe Street. Thank you!
The Old Rectory
Added by Admin on July 26, 2016 at 20:01 — No Comments