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[21 Oct 2011 | Comments Off on Umborne Hall – Annual Report 2010 / 2011 | 458 views]

Umborne Institute Hall
Annual Report
The report this year is dominated by the demolition of the old hall & construction of this new building & the related events during this period.
At the last AGM, the decision to proceed with a new hall build was confirmed although at that time, when taking into account funds raised by the community (£38,000), & the Grants awarded by the CCD & EDDC (£27,000), the budget showed a deficit of over £20,000. To meet this deficit the Umborne Bond Scheme was launched. This scheme run under FSA …

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[21 Oct 2011 | Comments Off on Umborne Hall – Trustees meeting – 24.8.11 | 512 views]

At Village Hall
Wednesday 24th August 2011 at 8.00
Attendees: Rob Summers, Paul Galloway, Ted Townsend, Liz Gosling, Neville Cheeseman, Sue Gush, Paul Forster, Eleanor Wood
Apologies: Kimmo Evans, Peter Rugg, Jan Coman

Draft minutes of the meeting on 6th July 2011 were approved – released to website
Outstanding amendment to AGM minutes is still outstanding

Matters Arising:

Hall bookings are now accessible by trustees via a shared calendar on Google +

This allows trustees to see if the hall is free.

If approached for a booking or wishing to make one, a …

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[3 Oct 2011 | Comments Off on Old Parish photos | 1,087 views]

Haddon Corner, Shute

Express Dairies, Seaton Junction c 1946

Peter Rugg  c 1917 (!)

A social gathering in the old Umborne Hall  c  ?

Peter & Phyllis Rugg’s wedding  1955
Leonard Maeer and bull

Leonard Maeer and young bull

If you have any old photos of Shute Parish – its buildings, people, events and views, please can I borrow them, scan them, put them on the website and then return them to you? Many thanks – Rick Wood

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[3 Oct 2011 | Comments Off on September Weather Report | 298 views]
September Weather Report

September Weather in Umborne.
The abiding memory of September 2011 will be the
final few days with their remarkable warmth and unbroken sunshine. On
the 29th, the maximum temperature of 26.6C made this the third highest
value of the year. The next highest (26.0C)  occurred on September 2nd,
and in this way September mirrored the entire summer season; two
wonderful days to start, rather in the way that March and April were.
Then, just the occasional good day surrounded by fairly average to less
so conditions, just like the ‘summer’ months, and then …