01 May, 2019

Bentworth Parish Council Meeting – 7th May

Meetings Parish Council

NALC regulations stipulate that newly elected Councillors cannot be summoned to attend their first annual council meeting until they have taken office on the 6th May. This means that the first day on which they can be given notice to attend a meeting is the same day, ie the 6th. ...

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

Bentworth Literary Festival


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


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. ...

29 March, 2019

Bentworth Parish Council Meeting Minutes – 5th March 2019

Meetings Minutes Parish Council

The minutes of the Bentworth Parish Council Meeting held on 5th March 2019 are available to download.