Archive for October, 2016

Meet the Nearly New Neighbours!

andrew-ruthandrew-ruth-2

Andrew and Ruth Collie [Rowan Cottage] would like to thank everyone we have met for their warm welcome to Parwich. We moved from Kent on April27th and managed to get everything unpacked between snow showers! We have brought Jenny our dog and three hens with us. Our three children Mark, James and Thomas are all living and working elsewhere but have visited over the summer.

Read Full Post »

Meet More New Neighbours

viv__jon_micklefield

Viv and Jon Micklefield have recently moved into Gardeners Cottage (previously home to Sue and Alan Purvis). After taking the plunge to relocate from Surrey, they’d set their hearts on living in the Peak Park and can’t believe their luck to have discovered Parwich. Viv is a freelance feature writer and is already starting to explore the local area on foot, whilst Jon who works for the automobile industry will take to pedal power at any opportunity, up hill and down dale. They are both looking forward to becoming part of village life.

Read Full Post »

Halloween Tonight

Spooky things are going on at No.6 Church Walk, are you ready for Halloween tonight?

Whooooah!

img_2841img_2853

Read Full Post »

Lunch 16 Nov (2)

Read Full Post »

Tomorrow – PRBL Branch AGM

agm-branch-1nov16

Read Full Post »

Bonfire and Fireworks

bonfire-16

Read Full Post »

David and Moss?

mossFind out tomorrow…………..

Read Full Post »

Open the Safe

ots-w2-4nov16

Read Full Post »

New at the Legion….

Please click on image to enlarge.stock-29oct16

Read Full Post »

Near Miss!

Almost a red letter day for Parwich! ūüôā

David G also spotted the balloon today, it must be lovely seeing all the autumn colours from up there.

img_1008

Read Full Post »

Horticultural Society AGM

Friday 4 November 7.30 pm

Memorial Hall

all welcome

Any groups or societies wanting to apply for a donation should contact Lesley Goodman in writing prior to the meeting.

Read Full Post »

fayre-stall-request-v3

Read Full Post »

Oil Price this Weekend

image

Update for Bradbourne & Parwich Heating Oil Club

We have secured some frighteningly good rates for this weekend’s club order. Suppliers are busy adding to the pressure on delivery times so please allow plenty of time for your delivery to take place. Order early to avoid delays and increased costs further down the line.

The rate and offer details for our clubs group orders for this weekend are as follows:

Rate: £0.3888 (pence per litre excluding vat [5% for Domestic use])
Minimum order: 500 Litres
(Please note some suppliers may make a surcharge if they deliver less than the min qty)
Heating oil type: Kerosene (28 second) heating oil РBulk
Order and pay by date: Orders with payment information submitted by 11.30 am Monday morning will be included with on this order.
(Orders after this time may not be included in this order- please check the order screen for an update)
Delivery time frame: Delivery within 10 working days from club order on Monday
(Delivery times for this time of year will be subject to adverse weather and supply conditions so please order early)
Debit card charge: The supplier does not charge for the use of a debit card.
Credit card charge: The supplier DOES charge 2% for the use of a credit card.
Special Notes: If you have an AGA or require premium fuel, please see the club shop for the exocet range of premium additives.

Next order date: Please check the Oil Club website or look out for updates here on the Blog.

www.oil-club.co.uk
Parwich Heating Oil Club
together we all save more

Also visit the Facebook page.

Read Full Post »

Meet the Neighbours

dsci0009

Jenny and Trevor Letten have recently moved into Knab House (Pam Slater’s). They are both retired and have moved up from Essex. This is the first time either has lived in a rural¬† community and they are completely new to village life but¬†are¬†looking forward to participating in a variety of activities. Trevor is interested in model railways and enjoys cycling. Jenny has previously been involved in running Guides . They have a black and white cat called Pepe.

Read Full Post »

Chatsworth Bonfire Tickets

Update: these have now been soldchatsworth

Due to unforeseen circumstances, I have 2 spare tickets to the Bonfire & Firework display at Chatsworth next weekend Saturday 5th November 2016.  The tickets are £15.00 each.  If you’re interested please call me on 07515 702265 or e-mail keeley.bell@talk21.com.

Read Full Post »

Halloween @ The Sycamore

image

Read Full Post »

Tonight – Open the Safe!

ots-w1-28oct16

Read Full Post »

What’s on Where next Week
Day Time Event Location
Fri 28th 3.15 to
3.45pm
Mobile Library The Green
Fri 28th 5.30pm Children’s Friday Football
meet at the Cricket Pavillion
Parson’s Croft
Fri 28th 6.45pm Open Football Practice
Adults and Teens (13 years +)
all welcome
meet at the Cricket Pavillion
Parson’s Croft
Sat 29th Celebrate Halloween @ The Sycamore
Fancy Dress & Apple Bobbing
Live Music from 9pm
Sycamore Inn
Sun 30th 11.00am Songs of Praise Parwich Church
Mon 31st School back after half term holiday School
Mon 31st 10am
/ 10.07am
Bus to Bakewell
arrives Bakewell 10.40, leaves 13.35
Sycamore Cottages
/ Alsop Church
Tue 1st 6-10pm Badminton & Tabletennis
book via Cheryl tel 617
Memorial Hall
Tue 1st 7.30pm Parwich Royal British Legion
Branch AGM
Legion
Wed 2nd … Green bin, Blue bin and food caddy collection Parwich
Wed 2nd 6-10pm Badminton & Tabletennis
book via Cheryl tel 617
Memorial Hall
Thu 3rd 11am to 1pm Evie’s Artistic Session
More info: 390488
Memorial Hall
Thu 3rd 6-10pm Badminton & Tabletennis
book via Cheryl tel 617
Memorial Hall
Fri 4th Tennis Court/Hard Play Area
Closed today for cleaning
Parson’s Croft
Fri 4th 5.30pm Children’s Friday Football
meet at the Cricket Pavillion
Parson’s Croft
Fri 4th 6.45pm Open Football Practice
Adults and Teens (13 years +)
all welcome
meet at the Cricket Pavillion
Parson’s Croft
Fri 4th 7.30pm Horticultural Society
AGM 
Memorial Hall
Sat 5th 7pm Carnival & Recreation Committee
Bonfire & Fireworks
Parson’s Croft
Sun 6th No services Alsop & Parwich Churches

Click here to see the full Diary page; please email any event information to parwich@hotmail.co.uk

Read Full Post »

Be Vigilant

A number of vans have been broken into in Alsop with tools and fuel stolen. The police have been informed.

Read Full Post »

Got To Keep Running

For those of you who like to read¬†Colin Galtrey’s novels, his latest book has been published, entitled Got To Keep Running, it is a thriller based in London, Cornwall and the Peak District.
gtkr-wine-pic

Read Full Post »

Halloween Fun at the Sycamore

Celebrate Halloween @ the Pub
Saturday 29th October
Fancy Dress & Apple Bobbing
Live Music from 9pm

Check out their Facebook page for any updates

Read Full Post »

blind-fever-26nov16

Read Full Post »

Tennis Court Cleaning

Tennis Court Cleaning.

The Parish Council is arranging for the tennis courts to be cleaned. This work is planned to take place on Friday the 4th of November.

Andrew Martin
Clerk RFO. Parwich Parish Council
e-mail: clerk@parwichparishcouncil.org.uk
tel: 01335 216238
address: Fernlea, Parwich, Ashbourne, DE6 1QJ

Read Full Post »

Thank you!

The Horticultural Society would like to say a big thank you to Lou Matthews for providing the prizes for the Bob Matthews Quiz, to Bill Whitfield who was back on form with his own inimitable style as quizmaster , to The Sycamore for providing the spread and of course to all who attended making a very enjoyable evening.

Read Full Post »

Parwich Aglow

Sunday evening sunset by David G

Read Full Post »

Someone Worked Up an Appetite!

Thank you to Andrew M who sent this photo of Jason J settling down to a few bacon butties after his hard work as part of the  village clean up gang!

img_1105

Read Full Post »

Wigber Low Talk

There is a talk this Wednesday 26th October at Queen Elizabeth Grammar Schhol about Wigber Low which may be of interest to Parwich locals as Wigber low is quite prominent on the road to Ashbourne and is close to the the old medieval track from Parwich to Ashbourne which went via Knivetonwood.
There is also a display at Ashbourne Library for the next two weeks with some of the objects found at Wigber Low together with a storyboard display.wigber-low-poster-final

Read Full Post »

For Sale

Landrover Freelander ¬†TD4 ¬† 4×4 diesel 2003, 5 door in silver. The vehicle has a full years M.O.T.¬† This vehicle has only covered 82500 miles from new, this is the model with the BMW engine in it.Fitted with a Sat Nav , towbar and roof rails. Electric windows all round . Winter is coming, this motor would make a good run about for someone.

Open to sensible offers, call Terry P on 01335390360

Read Full Post »

We have the following items surplus to requirements:-

Electric 2.85kw radiant/convector fire working perfectly —— FREE

electric-fire

Folding full size single Z-bed ideal for the occasional visitor.¬† Hardly used —– ¬£25
folding-bed
Brill push mower (German quality!) easy to use as very light.¬† Perfect for small lawns —— ¬£30
lawnmower
Contact Sue or Tony on 724

Read Full Post »

Misty Morning

Thank you Martin C for this lovely photo of the early morning mist.

IMG_0972.JPG

Read Full Post »

fayre-stall-request-v3

Read Full Post »

Open the Safe

Congratulations to Cathy K who won ¬£516 pounds in¬†last night’s ‘Open the Safe’!

Thanks go to Sophie for picking the lucky key.

Open the Safe re-starts next week with a £100 jackpot.

cathy-2

 

Read Full Post »

Tonight

The Horticultural Society invites everyone to the annual

Bob Matthews Quiz

with Quizmaster

Bill Whitfield

Saturday 22 October 7.30pm

in

The Sycamore

Read Full Post »

Autumn Village Tidy Up

Autumn Village tidy up. Sunday 23rd October.
A reminder that this will be taking place at the weekend.
Further details including Health and Safety guidelines can be found on the Parish Council website here

Read Full Post »

2016-q4-events-nov-and-dec

Read Full Post »

Oil Price Steady

image

Update for Bradbourne & Parwich Heating Oil Club

Rates seem to have stabilised over the last few days after the sharp rises over the last few weeks. However, suppliers are busy adding to the pressure on rates and delivery times so please do allow plenty of time for your delivery to take place. Order early to avoid delays and increased costs further down the line.

The rate and offer details for our clubs group orders for this weekend are as follows:

Rate: £0.3799 (pence per litre excluding vat [5% for Domestic use])
Minimum order: 500 Litres
(Please note some suppliers may make a surcharge if they deliver less than the min qty)
Heating oil type: Kerosene (28 second) heating oil РBulk
Order and pay by date: Orders with payment information submitted by 11.30 am Monday morning will be included with on this order.
(Orders after this time may not be included in this order- please check the order screen for an update)
Delivery time frame: Delivery within 10 working days from club order on Monday
(Delivery times for this time of year will be subject to adverse weather and supply conditions so please order early)
Debit card charge: The supplier does not charge for the use of a debit card.
Credit card charge: The supplier DOES charge 2% for the use of a credit card.
Special Notes: If you have an AGA or require premium fuel, please see the club shop for the exocet range of premium additives.

Next order date: Please check the Oil Club website or look out for updates here on the Blog.

www.oil-club.co.uk
Parwich Heating Oil Club
together we all save more

Also visit the Facebook page.

Read Full Post »

Parish Council Meeting Minutes

The draft minutes of the Parish Council meeting of the 19th October have been published on the Parish Council website and can be seen here

Read Full Post »

Reminder that the Community Forum takes place next week in The Memorial Hall at 7 pm on Tuesday 25th October.

Items for discussion will include:-

o Promotion of Community Oil Buying scheme ‚Äď information on the launch of a new LPG (Liquefied Petroleum Gas) service and promotion of smart meters
o ‚ÄėYou Said ‚Äď We Did‚Äô feedback session
o Good News
o Efficiency Plan & Savings ‚Äď a short presentation followed by a workshop session to include a budget game to allocate Council funding and identify savings
o Waste & Recycling Service
o Question Time – an opportunity to ask questions to representatives from the participating authorities and air views

Read Full Post »

School Newsletter Autumn 2016

Click on the image to view the full newsletter as a PDF.


img_0451

Read Full Post »

Village Tidy Up

image

Read Full Post »

Older Posts »

%d bloggers like this: