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24 November, 2017

Change of Leadership of Bentworth Care Group

Care Group The Villager

News of change!! As from 15th January 2018, (at the Annual General meeting of the Care Group) “Fred” Moir is relinquishing her leadership of the Care Group. Before I go any further, please be assured that the Care Group will certainly be carrying on, but under slightly different arrangements. ...

24 November, 2017

Advent Concert

The Villager

The a cappella singers – Vox Lucis – are returning by popular request following their wonderful performance last April, and will be singing in the Abbey Church, Alton Abbey, GU34 4AP ...

24 November, 2017

Garden Notes

Garden Club

I expect you have collected all your leaves by now. Mine all go on the shrub borders where they keep the weeds down all year. You do have to keep an eye out for rogue tree seedlings. Do not pile it too high round the base of the shrubs. I find the netting I have round them against rabbits keeps them clear of too many leaves. ...

24 November, 2017

Farm News

The Villager

Harvest and planting are now complete. The wet September changed to a fairly dry October and the winter crops for 2018 harvest were planted and so far are looking pretty good with even emergence and no “holes” (bare patches) evident. The seeding process varies a little between fields but usually consists of the following operations – spraying the stubble of the previous crop to kill the weeds and volunteers (the seed lost from the combine that then germinates), a cultivation to a depth of about 15 cm with 6 legs followed by 2 rows of discs and a heavy press wheel to condition the soil. This pass is fairly rain safe in that it will take about ½ inch of rain without becoming a sodden morass. ...

24 November, 2017

Bentworth Care Group

Care Group The Villager

Should anyone need transport to any medical appointment in December, the following drivers are available during the month of December: Maureen Brooking 564010; Wendy Young 562247; ‘Fred’ Moir 562380 ...

24 November, 2017

St Mary’s Bentworth Drop-In at the Sun Inn

Church The Villager

We are delighted that we will be continuing to meet on Wednesdays over the Christmas period. So do drop everything and come for a relaxing hour of fellowship every Wednesday in December and January! We will be there on December 20th and 27th – though maybe eating less cake!! ...

24 November, 2017

Julian Meetings

Church The Villager

Our Julian meetings are now held once a month, in Bentworth or Medstead, at 8pm. If you would like to join us you would be very welcome; please contact Gay Howard 565993, or email julian@howard.nildram.co.uk., or myself on 01420 562126. ...

17 November, 2017

Bentworth Mummers – Dick Turpin!

Events Mummers The Villager

Bentworth Mummers are returning with another fabulous pants production on 1st and 2nd December – Dick Turpin! We know you missed us last year but we’re back with a great pant for you this year. Another one written by Richard Lloyd. All the usual twists and additions he likes to put in, which of course includes the bad jokes and some of our own of course. ...

12 November, 2017

Bentworth Annual Churchyard Tidy Up – 25th November

Church The Villager

Many thanks to all those who turned up on and before the Bentworth Churchyard tidy up, which was held yesterday. It was great to see so many people armed with strimmers, rakes and a variety of tractors and mulchers. ...

10 November, 2017

Messy Church

Church The Villager

Messy Church is all about welcoming people of all ages to come and have fun together. No-one is too young or too old to join in. Expect a chance to be creative, exploring the theme of the day. Then what could be better than to celebrate together. Finally, everyone sits down to share and enjoy a meal of sandwiches and cake, tea or coffee and juice. ...

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