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20130513_154419Welcome to the Ellastone Village website! 

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NEWSRAC: Read our local newsletter online! May 2015 (available in a printed format free to homes in Northwood, Ellastone, Wootton, Stanton, Ramshorn and Calwich)

#Polling Day – May 7th#

Our local Polling Stations are in Ellastone Parish Hall, Stanton Village Hall, Wootton Reading Room and the times are from 7.00 – 22.00.

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Quiz night raises funds for our CRF group!

#Quiz Night at Wootton Cricket Club was a very enjoyable evening and the meat pies were delicious, somehow the potato was missing, but never mind we got better value for money!

£380 was raised on the evening through the raffle and the ticket takings (minus expenditure on catering and printing) and this will be go to the Mayfield and Ellastone First Responders.

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Ellastone Open Gardens 2015 – click on the link for more info……

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Ellastone Garden Party 2015

Balloon Popping

Balloon Popping

 This will take place on the afternoon of Saturday 18th July.  It will be held in the lovely gardens of Lychgate House – home of Michael and Gillian Key, and there will be teas and some stalls in the Parish Hall. …………………………………………………………..

Read about the Calwich Estate up for sale? Want to know more about the Abbey?

There is to be a talk by a historian on the history of Calwich Abbey on Monday 13th July at 7.30pm in the Church Rooms at Church Mayfield. Details available from: mayfieldheritagegroup@hotmail.co.uk

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#Street Lighting – Due to several residents being unhappy about the proposal to switch off street lighting between midnight and 5.00, the Parish Council has decided not to take the suggestion any further. The streetlights are, however going to be updated. For further information click on the image and/or ring 01335 324692.

For residents concerned about safety in the village, the following article may be of some interest: The latest research into Street Lighting and Crime.

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Anzac Day Centenary – local heroes.  Read more by clicking on the poppy

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In Norbury Village Hall

Mondays – Bodyblitz aerobic fun!!  6.30pm

Thursdays – Kettle Bell Fat Blast, Intense 45 minute session.  6.30 pm

Everybody welcome….. Just £3.50 a class  £30 for ten… Call Jody 07717205501

Email – jodywoodward@btinternet.com

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BINGO

20150314_184644Many thanks to all those involved in making the Bingo and Fish n Chip night such a fun evening! As always, the place was full and there was a lovely atmosphere. £440 were raised for Church Funds.20141108_185033

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Defibrillator 

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The defibrillator which has been installed in the entrance to Ellastone Parish Hall is now fully operational. If someone has a heart attack, or you suspect that is the case, you should phone 999 and they will provide the code for the box along with instructions as to what to do.

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#Post Office – Just a reminder The Post Office in Ellastone is in the Reading Room, adjacent to the Parish Hall on Monday and Thursday from 9.00am until 12.00 noon.

Ellastone Weekly Events
Day Time Event Location
Sun Click # St Peter’s
Mon June 1st 10.15 Yoga Parish Hall
Mon 18.30 Tai Chi Parish Hall
Tue 13.30 Painting Group Parish Hall
Tue 18.15 Circuit Training Parish Hall
Thu 19.30 Yoga (on hold) Parish Hall
(Fri*) (9.15) Tots (*seeking a new coordinator) (Parish Hall)
Fri  19.00 Indoor Bowls Parish Hall
#Click Here Special Events in Ellastone #Click Here
#The Mobile Library – comes to Ellastone every three weeks. It stops at Dove Street (2.40 – 2.50) & Duncombe Arms (2.55 – 3.05). Visits =   13 May, 3 June, 24 June, 15 July, 5 August, 26 August, 16 September, 7 October, 28 October, 18 November, 9 December, 30 December
Have a look at what’s on in Staffordshire & Derbyshire this week … 
DERBYSHIRE
STAFFORDSHIRE
 
 
Also consult the websites in the margin above on the right

family tree by PeterBrough - a simple drawing of a family

We have had quite a few enquiries from people researching their family tree. We have now set up a Genealogy page. If you have any useful information please let us know.

If you would like us to put something onto the diary then please send us an email.

Everything that we publish is done in good faith. If you notice any mistakes, then please send us an email.

Many thanks to Dove Computers for hosting this website for Ellastone

 

 

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