The community website for Pen Selwood
Many thanks to all who helped to make the 2018 10k event yet another success.
With out the marshals, car park attendants, catering staff, sign erecters, water stop supervisors, timekeepers, admin staff, ambulance crew etc the event would not happen.
Ines Braun and the Gillingham Trotters continue to support the event with their organisational skills
My thanks this year also goes to Karin Hurd for allowing us to use the only semi dry field in the village for car …Continue
Added by Sandra Jenkins on April 16, 2018 at 9:40 — No Comments
To celebrate my recent 65th Birthday in June and my impending retirement in July I would like to buy villagers a drink at the Pen Pub on Friday.
Added by Sandra Jenkins on July 5, 2017 at 20:00 — No Comments
ON FRIDAY (12/5/2017) WE HAD A RETURN VISIT FROM VANDALS WHO DECIDED TO, AGAIN, SMASH THEIR BEER BOTTLES AGAINST THE BLOCK HOUSE WALL LEAVING GREEN BROKEN GLASS IN THE GRASS AROUND THE PLAY EQUIPMENT AND ON THE PLAY SAFETY SURFACES. WE ARE 99% SURE THAT WE HAVE PICKED UP THE GLASS BUT PLEASE BE VIGILANT.
AGAIN, LAST NIGHT (13/5/2017) WE HAD A VISIT FROM TWO YOUTHS IN A RED PEUGEOT CAR AT ABOUT 10-30PM / 11.00PM WHO PARKED OUTSIDE THE COMMUNITY FIELD AND LEFT THEIR BEER…Continue
The Annual Jumble Sale on Saturday 25th March raised £554.27 for St Michael's Church.
Thank you to everyone who donated raffle prizes, jumble, white elephant , produce and cakes and to all the helpers on the day for making this another successful event
Added by Sandra Jenkins on April 1, 2017 at 11:30 — No Comments
On the evening/night of 15 March the Community Field had a visit from some individuals who decided that it would be a good idea to use the field as a pub and then to smash their empty bottles on the play equipment and against the wall of the 'block house'
A Thanksgiving Service for Bryan will be held at St Michael's Church Pen Selwood on Thursday 23rd March at 2-30pm.
There will be time during the wake for anyone to stand up and say a few words or tell a short story.
The family have asked if anyone has any nice or amusing photographs of Bryan to lend.Can you please let Caroline have them before Wednesday 22nd. Please put your name on the back so that they can be returned.
Also if anyone has a cork pin board or any other…Continue
Added by Sandra Jenkins on March 11, 2017 at 11:00 — 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