Archive for 2019

16 April, 2019

Bentworth Parish Council Meeting – 2nd April 2019

Elections Parish Council

After several years of dedicated service to the Parish Council, Chairman David Hawes, Cllr Jenny Lewis, Cllr Paul Mellish and Cllr Abbie George have all decided not to stand in the upcoming May elections. On behalf of Bentworth Village I would like to thank all the Councillors for their commitment to the Parish over the years. For the interim period District Councillor Tony Costigan will take over as Chair. ...

16 April, 2019

Garden Notes

Garden Club The Villager

What a marvellous spring we have had. So warm I had some bluebells out at the end of March. Not everyone has room for a large shrub border, but there are so many small shrubs available that it is easy to fit one in. They are much less work that a conventional border. Something to plan for when you find the garden becoming a chore. ...

16 April, 2019

Farm Diary

Events The Villager

Last call for an opportunity to hear why farmers do what they do – still places available. As advertised in the last edition of the Villager we are inviting readers of the Villager on a first come basis to come on a visit to Hall Farm Grainstore, Holt Green to look at what, why and how we look after the land in the surrounding area. The visit will include a tractor trip in a seated and covered people trailer around some fields in mid spring growth to hear about the growing the crops, the countryside and hopefully see some wildlife with opportunities to ask questions. This visit will not be suitable for small children or dogs – I hope we can be quiet at times and see some wildlife and hear the birds. ...

16 April, 2019

Bentworth Garden Club Plant Sale

Events Garden Club The Villager

Bentworth Jubilee Hall, Saturday 11th May 2019 10am until noon. Free coffee and tea, and delicious cake. Come early, the plants sell out immediately! [Please note that this message is not posted on behalf of Bentworth Parish Council and does not necessarily reflect the Parish Council’s policy] ...

16 April, 2019

Bentworth Film Night – The Keeper

Events The Villager

Bentworth Film Night will be screening ‘The Keeper’ on Tuesday 14th May at the Jubilee Hall, Bentworth. Doors open at 7pm for drinks, with film showing at 7.30pm. Tickets £5 on the door. ...

16 April, 2019

Julian Meetings

Church The Villager

Our Julian meetings are now held on a Monday, once a month, at 8pm. The change of day may make it easier for others to join us – if you would like to you would be very welcome; please contact Gay Howard 565993, or email julian@howard.nildram.co.uk, or myself on 01420 562126. ...

16 April, 2019

Bentworth Literary Festival

Events

Authors: Radio 4 ‘Book of the Week’: Damian Le Bas; Travel Writer: Tess Burrows; Children’s author: Martin Ford; Historical writer: Catherine Hewitt; ...

14 April, 2019

Bentworth Fete Appeal

Fete

This year, the Bentworth Village Fete will take place on the afternoon of Saturday 6th July. We think you’ll agree it’s a wonderful day when the whole village comes together to have fun, catch up with friends rarely seen and to support good causes. ...