Longparish Parish Council

At its January meeting the Parish Council:

If you'd like to know more, the minutes are published on our village website www.longparish.org.uk and should be available soon after this report is published.

The next meeting will be on Monday 13 February at 7.30 in the Village Hall. There is also a special meeting on 27 January to consider the draft Borough Plan. Our meetings are public and all parishioners are welcome to come and can speak. The agenda will be on the notice boards at the shop and in Forton a few days before the meeting.

Jeremy Barber Chairman tel 720459

Dogs on the football field

The School children will be using the football field for games while the school field is wet. So please keep your dog on a lead if you take it on the football field and clear up if it makes a mess. Thank you.

Village Hall curtains and bookings

Thanks very much to Kim Andrews, Sandra Jones, Gloria Goodliffe and Georgina Knipe who have put excellent new curtains on the stage and fireproofed the rest.

Sandra will be dealing with the bookings until the middle of March. You can phone her on 720551 or email her at Sandra@Sandrajones.co.uk

Parish Council elections

There will be elections in May.

To find out more about what the council does and what being a councillor involves please contact the chairman, Jeremy Barber, email jeremy.barber@longparish.org.uk  tel 720459, or ask any councillor.

VALENTINES QUIZ NIGHT


Saturday 15th February 2003

in Longparish Village Hall


Admittance from 7.30,

first questions at 8pm

Tickets £5 from Georgina Knipe 720713

Delicious supper included


Join us for a fun and friendly evening -the winning team receives a bottle of wine each


Hosted by the Friends of Longparish School



Service for under-fives in St. Nicholas Church

Mon. February 17 What’s in our church building?

Mon. March 17 Mini-beasts

The service starts at 2.15pm and finishes in good time to collect children from school. There are bible stories, singing, making music, craft and refreshment in a relaxed atmosphere Nona Harrison 720215