Admin's Blog (187)

Contributions for Pen Paper by this Thursday 15 Feb

If you've not contributed before or have an idea for a story that would have general appeal in the village.......

Or if you have photos of village and country life you want to share......

Then don't be shy, contact Geoff on 814216, or geoff.parcell@gmail.com and see your contribution in print.

If you want to see old issues you'll find them here.

Added by Admin on February 9, 2018 at 10:30 — No Comments

Planning Meeting Monday 12th February 7pm

Meeting to discuss the following Planning Applications:

  • 18/00047/FUL Buildings at Pen House Farm, Underhill, Pen Selwood.  Change of use of part of barn to form wine storage facility.…

Continue

Added by Admin on February 8, 2018 at 11:02 — No Comments

REMINDER: Notice of road closure from 5 Feb

click on link below

5 Feb 2018

Added by Admin on January 30, 2018 at 17:00 — No Comments

Interested in Stargazing?

We are gearing up for the start of our 2018 special stargazing series. During each evening astronomer and Cranborne Chase AONB Dark Skies advisor Bob Mizon regales the audience with stories of the astronomical wonders above their heads, while the AONB’s director Linda Nunn details developments concerning the Cranborne Chase AONB’s bid for prestigious International Dark Sky Reserve status. Afterwards, the audience joins Bob and members of the Wessex Astronomical Society outside for a…

Continue

Added by Admin on January 10, 2018 at 16:19 — No Comments

Dog owners beware

I have received a report today of a dog being poisoned, possibly by cannabis, up on the ridge in one of the lay-bys near the gallops. The dog is being treated but very nearly died. The owner will inform the police.
Jenny Steadman.

Added by Admin on December 18, 2017 at 20:19 — No Comments

Pen Pub Christmas Party & Carol singing

See poster here

Added by Admin on December 16, 2017 at 17:27 — No Comments

Alison's boat wins first place to Freemantle

https://www.clipperroundtheworld.com/news/article/unicef-achieves-maiden-podium

"I never quite envisaged that anything I undertook in my Sixties would require me using a rope ladder to access it.…

Continue

Added by Admin on November 26, 2017 at 23:00 — No Comments

Broadband meetings

You'll find the Presentation on this page.Broadband

See comments below for links to case studies and other info.

Added by Admin on November 21, 2017 at 17:00 — 3 Comments

Pen Paper

The December issue of The Pen Paper is due to be published and distributed by the end of November. This is a community newspaper so take the opportunity to communicate with other residents what has been happening in your club, committee and hamlet along with any…
Continue

Added by Admin on November 2, 2017 at 21:06 — No Comments

Clipper Round the World race update

 Alison sets off across the Southern Ocean from Cape Town tomorrow. Wish her well!

Here's her latest dairy entry http://clipperroundtheworld.com/crew-diary/unicef/race-2-day-14-punta-del-este-to-cape-town4

Added by Admin on October 30, 2017 at 22:41 — No Comments

The Prince Philip Helicopter Rescue Award - Rob Backus

Awarded to an individual member of a helicopter crew, a complete crew or the crews of multiple helicopters, for an act of outstanding courage or devotion to duty in the course of land or sea search and rescue operations.

On 26 Oct 2017 the crew of HM Coastguard Rescue 912 Humberside Captain Peter Mackenzie-Brown (Commander), Senior First Officer Rob Backus (Co-pilot), Winch Operator Paul Bramley and Winchman/Medic Kate Willoughby were presented with the award at a…

Continue

Added by Admin on October 28, 2017 at 13:55 — 1 Comment

Wheels Down!

Added by Admin on October 28, 2017 at 10:36 — No Comments

What are our options for banking?

What are our options now all the banks in Wincanton have closed?

http://www.wincantonwindow.co.uk/what-is-up-with-banking-in-wincanton.htm

Added by Admin on October 18, 2017 at 11:30 — No Comments

Clipper Round the World Race

Our very own Alison Purseglove aka Alison Ryan is on the crew of the Clipper "UNICEF". She has signed up to circumnavigate the globe. Unicef has completed the first leg and the crew are currently restocking in Punta Del Este, Uruguay. They set off again on 4 October across the South Atlantic to Cape…

Continue

Added by Admin on October 1, 2017 at 9:30 — No Comments

Rare access granted to Longleat’s old deer park for Ancient Tree Forum walk

LONGLEAT isn’t just famous for its lions - it also boasts some of the grandest ancient oak trees in the British Isles. The Wessex Ancient Tree Forum (ATF) has been granted rare access to the old deer park – an area not usually open to the general public – and is hosting a walk on Friday 20 October which will take in Longleat’s many ancient and veteran trees from the Medieval period. These are survivors of the ancient Selwood Forest that bordered the estate. In fact, Longleat boasts the only…

Continue

Added by Admin on September 22, 2017 at 12:04 — No Comments

Progress being made on Coombe Street!

.........…

Continue

Added by Admin on August 25, 2017 at 8:19 — No Comments

THE STOCK GAYLARD OAK FAIR

26th and 27th August 2017, 10am - 5pm http://www.stockgaylard.com/the-oak-fair.asp

Added by Admin on August 17, 2017 at 1:00 — No Comments

Gillingham & Shaftesbury Show this Wednesday

http://www.gillshaftshow.co.uk

Added by Admin on August 14, 2017 at 12:16 — No Comments

© 2018   Created by geoff parcell.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service