Grapevine - 18 June 2016

Sunday, 19 June 2016

Current news from the Hall

We are setting up a book swap in the Foyer of the Halland collecting books in good condition for all age groups. To contribute books, or join in with this venture, contact Jane James 560301 

Village Community Celebrations for Queen’s 90th Birthday Sunday 12th June
50 or so people attended The Joint Church Service, lead by.Rev. Janet Preston celebrating the Queens steadfast Christian faith and her dedicated service to the country. £144.80 was collected for The British Red Cross Carlisle Flood Appeal. TheCommunity Picnic at 12 noon was well attended beginning with picnics in the Main Hall, moving out to the playing field as the sun shone. A good community time provided with bouncy castle and live music. Thanks to Hilary and David Keers  who organised the event.

Forthcoming Events and Diary Dates 

Wetheral Village Fete Saturday 2nd July: 

Wetheral Village Green  1pm opening with Graeme Watt from The Wheatsheaf        Lots of fun for all ages.  
Thank you to all those who have donated prizes for the children and adult tombola, also bottles (in gift bags). If you would still like to contribute these items to the Fete, there is a box in the foyer of the Hall, or contact Hilary.  
If you would
like to help in any way (we always need help for just an hour or two!) please contact Hilary Keers 562132 

Dancing to the Dukes Saturday 2nd July  Bar provided.  Doors open 7pm -11pm 
£6.00 adult £13.00 family ticket   £8.00 at the door. contact Celia Diggle 561176 for tickets 
And, YES, this is a popular village evening, with tickets already sold! Don’t leave it too late!   

A trip to Dumfries House has been arranged on Wednesday 17th August 9am departure from Wetheral.
Set in 200 acres, this stunning estate and 18th century house with its unrivalled collection of Chippendale furniture has something for everyone. Tickets include Grand Tour, lunch and travel £35.00. Visit to the walled garden optional extra £3.00. If interested contact Pauline Hudson 561980

Wetheral Village Show Saturday 10th September 
to be opened byTommy Hogg of Leslies Nursery.
Refreshments.    Get this date in your diary! Something for everyone at this event.
Watch for a schedule, which will be delivered soon.
JOIN IN THE FUN…. find out how many items you, your family and friends might enter!
Contact Sue Oliver 560885 

Tea Time and Swing Time Sunday 25th September 2pm-4pm
£10.00p A whole community event  

Full Afternoon Tea provided by Wetheral WI and the Luncheon Club.
Music and entertainment provided  by The Ragtime Rascals Trio                  
For more information contact Eileen Clark 561226, Joyce Seminara 561288, Celia Diggle 561176