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[26 May 2015 | Comments Off on Colyton Vintage Tractor Run – Umborne Hall | 360 views]
Colyton Vintage Tractor Run – Umborne Hall

Colyton Vintage Tractor Run:
(photos can be enlarged by left clicking once and then left click again for a full screen picture)

On Bank Holiday Monday, May 25th 2015, on a pleasant sunny day, about 100 vintage tractors of all shapes, sizes, ages and makes made their way down the hill from the Watchcombes and past Umborne Hall where nearly 40 locals were eagerly waiting to cheer them on.

From 12 noon we had been served teas and coffees along with an assortment of delicious cakes by Eleanor. Then at about 1.30 we …

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[24 May 2015 | Comments Off on Breakfast for Nepal | 65 views]
Breakfast for Nepal

Breakfast for Nepal:
(Photos courtesy of Rodney Gush and David Vickers. To enlarge, left click once and then left click again for a full screen picture)

This was held in Umborne Hall on Saturday 16th of May from 9 to 11 am. It was organised by Sue and Rodney Gush to raise money for the Nepal earthquake disaster. It was made all the more poignant because their son Max was near Kathmandu at the time. Thanks to all the helpers who made it possibly but especially Sue & Rodney. If anyone left …

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[24 May 2015 | Comments Off on Umborne Hall Trustees meeting 11.3.15 | 20 views]

MEETING OF THE UMBORNE HALL TRUSTEES
Wednesday 11th March 2015, 7pm, At Umborne Hall
Present: Phillip Ambler, Neville Cheeseman, Sue Gush, Lorna Ockenden, Carolyn Selley, Melanie Smith, Teresa Wilmington-Wills, Eleanor Wood
Melanie was welcomed to the meeting as a new Trustee
1. Apologies
John Pearce, Peter Rugg, Rob Summers
2. Minutes of previous meeting (27th January 2015)
These were agreed, and will be signed off.
3. Matters arising from previous minutes
None discussed
4. Election of Trustees chairman and secretary
Rob has agreed to stand for one more year as chairperson, and Lorna agreed to continue as secretary. Rob was proposed …