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[20 Sep 2014 | Comments Off on Blackheart Concert Sept. 12th 2014 | 102 views]
Blackheart Concert Sept. 12th 2014

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Thank you to the 44 music lovers who turned up for this most enjoyable concert at Umborne Hall last Friday. The roads were dry as a bone this time! (If you were there last time, you would remember the incredible floods that night).

Food was provided during the interval and there was a bar as well. Many thanks to Sue for organising this concert so well – there was a very convivial atmosphere which …

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[16 Sep 2014 | Comments Off on LEST WE FORGET | 41 views]
LEST  WE  FORGET

The Five Alive Mission Community presents:
A commemoration of the First World War in words and music
Directed by Elisabeth Miller
                 “ Lest we Forget.”
  
Friday 3rd October, 7.30pm at Shute Church
Saturday 4th October, 7.30pm at Stockland Church
This major commemoration of the First World War for and by the five villages of our own Mission Community promises to be a moving and fitting tribute to those who fell. The presentation will be a true community enterprise with readers and singers from across our area taking part and all the necessary supporting tasks …

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[8 Sep 2014 | Comments Off on August Weather Report 2014 | 20 views]

     Here is my latest weather resumé for August and also the three Summer months.
August 2014.
The dry, warm and settled weather patterns that had
predominated through the first two months of the summer broke down in August. The month fell into four quite distinct weather types. August 1-9, some heavy falls of rain, but with temperatures generally above average. 9-17, initially stormy and thereafter showery and cooler. 18-24, dry with a cool NW airstream which gave exceptionally low night time temperatures, and the final week, with wet weather and mild nights. …

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[5 Sep 2014 | Comments Off on Duck Dash & Raft Races 2014 | 286 views]
Duck Dash & Raft Races 2014

Duck Dash & Raft Races:

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Our annual Duck Dash and home made raft races took place on Sunday (7th) September at 3.00pm – at Easy Bridge, Umborne ( N.B. not at the hall this year as there is not enough water for the ducks to swim in!) The weather was dry, warm and sunny – and locals came and enjoyed the end of the summer.

Antonia and Angela sorted out all the duck races including the finale …