Village Hall AGM 20 October 2021

This year the AGM will take place in the hall but will also be available online via Zoom, on Wednesday 20th October at 7.30pm

All residents are invited to attend, and we would very much appreciate your support.

For those attending the hall, refreshments will be available, including a limited bar. The first beer or glass of wine will be free.

For those who would prefer to attend via Zoom, a link to the meeting will be emailed to everyone on the Village Email List. If you are not on the list please contact us using our form here to be sent a link or to ask to be added to the mailing list. The link will take you straight to the meeting, using a computer, tablet or phone. You do not need to install anything in advance.

As with last year’s AGM, the meeting is expected to be relatively short as groups have only recently been returning to the hall. We will give a short report of the hall’s activities in the last year and our current situation, as well as a summary of the financial report. Full versions of these reports will be posted online.

Last year’s minutes are here: Minutes of The Narth Hall AGM October 2020 (pdf file)

The agenda will be

  • Review of the year
  • Our current situation and looking forward
  • Discussion time – your chance to ask questions and give your opinion
  • Elections to the Committee
  • 100 Club draw

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For more information, or if you are thinking about joining the committee or other ways you can help, contact the committee via the Contact Us form on this web site or call one of the current committee

The Committee page will give you more information about the charity, and a link to the current Charity Scheme (constitution) and policies

Glade Tavern – 2nd October

Following the successful relaunch on the August Bank Holiday weekend, the Glade Tavern returns to the village hall this Saturday (2nd October) with an earlier opening time of 5.00pm.

Fantastic, and ever popular, fish and chips will be available from SuperFish from around 6.30pm.

In October Simon Wheelton is cycling 280 miles over three days hoping to raise £10,000+ for Air Ambulance UK. To support his efforts there will be an official collection pot on the bar during the evening. If you want to know more visit Simon’s Just Giving page

The Glade Tavern is provided by a a small group of volunteers and if you are interested in helping out in any way please get in touch.

Village Newsletter June 2021

The latest issue of the Village Newsletter is now available to download

Download the June Newsletter

A paper copy will be delivered door to door, unless you have opted out. If you don’t get your copy, please get in touch with the hall committee, using the Contact Us form here.

The editor is the Village Hall secretary, Maria Ricketts. If you have something you would like to publicise, get in touch with Maria on 01600 869171 or use the Contact form linked above.

Previous newsletters can be viewed here.

The Art of the Magician: Wye Valley Women talk Tuesday 15 June

A Virtual Village Hall talk via Zoom, at 2.30pm (virtual doors open 2.15pm) on Tuesday 15th June. Non-members are welcome. To join in, please contact the Wye Valley Women wyevalleywomen1@gmail.com and a link will be sent to you. (Members will receive the link in their normal news mail so do not need to book in advance.)  There is no charge, but a donation is appreciated.

If you have a question you would like to ask it helps to let them know in advance.

Garden Club Plant Sale: 26 June

The Narth Garden Club will be holding a Plant Sale at the Village Hall on Saturday 26th June between 10am and noon.

This will be an outside event, and subject to Covid regulations at the time. Sadly no refreshments this year, but there will be a great selection of plants, as usual.

For more information contact the Club Chairman Graham Agg (01600 861951)

Virtual Events at The Hall: Wild Bees!

Wye Valley Women once again invite you to their meeting on Tuesday May 18th at 2.15pm with a talk on

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Wild Bees in the Garden

With George Pilkington of Nurturing Nature

George is an ecologist, educationalist and researcher. Concerned by the dramatic decline in wild bee populations, he has focussed on researching the nesting behaviour of wild bees, in gardens and in the wider countryside. He will talk about how and why we should attract wild solitary bees into our gardens, and explain about their ecology, nests and pests.

‘Doors’ open 2.15pm, talk starts 2.30. 

To join, please contact the Wye Valley Women on wyevalleywomen1@gmail.com.  A link will be sent to you to join the event. (Members will receive the link in their normal news mail so do not need to book in advance.)  There is no charge but a donation is appreciated.

Virtual Events at the Hall: The Art of Sourdough

On Tuesday 20th April in the afternoon there is another ‘Virtual Village Hall’ event as the Wye Valley Women invite others to join their online talk on The Art of Sourdough with Guy Stafford.

During the talk, Guy hopes to be able to demonstrate  the whole process, resulting in a baked loaf, and will share lots of helpful tips along the way.  That’s on Tuesday, 20th April – doors open 2.15pm, talk starts 2.30.  To join, please contact the Wye Valley Women wyevalleywomen1@gmail.com.  A link will be sent to you to join the event. (Members will receive the link in their normal news mail so do not need to book in advance.)  There is no charge but a donation is appreciated.

If you have a question you would like to ask it helps to let them know in advance.

May’s talk will be about why solitary bees are important creatures to attract into your garden, with speaker George Pilkington showing some of his innovative solutions for attracting and keeping solitary bees happy.

Village Newsletter March 2021

The latest village newsletter is ready and will be delivered door to door soon.

If you prefer to just have the digital copy of the newsletter, make sure you are on the village email list and it will be sent to you, or you can download it from this web site.

Download the March 2021 newsletter (pdf)

If you want to add your household to the list of people just getting the digital copy, please let us know using the Contact Us form here.

The editor is the Village Hall secretary, Maria Ricketts. If you have something you would like to publicise, get in touch with Maria on 01600 869171 or use the Contact form linked above.

Previous newsletters can be viewed here.