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[20 Nov 2011 | Comments Off on Harvest Supper 2011 | 452 views]
Harvest Supper 2011

We had a hugely successful Harvest Supper on Saturday 22nd of October
with 65 of us gathered in the hall for a wonderful meal ( thanks Liz & and all those people who contributed something salad-wise or in the pudding department.)  What a banquet!

The table quiz of pictures and anagrams was won by the super-intelligent Trenchard family with a tiny bit of help from Bandy Woman (anagram!).

The raffle prizes seemed to be the best ever – hence a profit of £138  – well done …

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[3 Nov 2011 | Comments Off on October 2011 Weather Report | 307 views]
October 2011 Weather Report

October started with a continuation of the abnormally fine
weather that concluded September, and the maximum temperature of 25.4C
on the 1st made this the seventh highest reading of the year.
Thereafter the mild and dry conditions continued for three weeks,
yielding a total rainfall of just 6.3mm. As soon as we went away ( and our thanks to Ann and Chris for keeping the recordings going), the
rains began, with the last ten days having some recorded rain on all but
one of them. Even so, at 67.5mm. the total was probably 3/4 of what …