Kemble/Somerford Keynes/Poole Keynes

Pat Ayres

FRIDAY, August 10 Kemble and Ewen Parish Council will be meeting in the village hall at 7.30pm. Any resident is welcome to go along when there is time allocated at the start of the meeting where you can raise issues, ask for advice, or ask questions. The agenda and minutes are displayed on village notice boards and the website.

SUNDAY services will be held at 9.30am in Kemble when Morning Prayer will take place and in Poole Keynes Holy Communion will be held. Somerford Keynes has Holy Communion at 11am.

COMING up in Somerford Keynes, Maggie Sheen has been taking names for a hand- building pottery course when beginners are welcome. Ring her on 01285 860469 to see if the group is full yet.

Tickets are on sale for a summer concert taking place on Saturday, August 25 starting at the Manor House garden for drinks and canapés at 6.30pm then into the church for the concert which will consist of songs, poetry and short stories to mark 100 years of the Suffrage Women's movement and their contribution to WW1 at the front and at home. Ring Dave Crofts on 01285 861658 for more details.

CONTRIBUTIONS are needed for the September parish news. Deadline is August 12. Please email them to the editor

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