Category Archives: Archive

Volunteer needed for Newsletter

Is anyone willing to take on the bundling of the Newsletters, starting with the September edition? Towards the end of each month, the editor brings me boxes of Newsletters, I bundle them up for the deliverers then take them to … Continue reading

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Lottery Fund

Friends of Pontesbury Library LOTTERY FUND Rules and application forms available at: PONTESBURY COMMUNITY LIBRARY and downloadable at www.pontesburylibrary.co.uk Pay £12 to join for a year Three cash prizes each month Closing date for applications: 24 June First Prize Draw: … Continue reading

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2017 Hay Meadow Festival

Saturday 24 June, The Bog, Pennerley 10am – 4pm, free event A typical meadow can be home to over 150 species of wild plants and flowers. These attract and support other wildlife, including the vital pollinator insects, which are in … Continue reading

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Local Community on the Front Foot

Both the Friends of Pontesbury Library’s (FoPL) attempt to retain the Community Library at Pontesbury and the associated Pontesbury and Rea Valley District University of the Third Age (U3A) are making great strides. Both are successfully raising awareness, extending their … Continue reading

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Pontesbury Parish Council meeting: May 2017

The Annual meeting of Pontesbury Parish Council was held on 15 May 2017 at The Mary Webb School and Science College at Pontesbury. Cllr Duncan Fletcher was re-elected as Chairman of the Parish Council with Cllr John Pritchard, as Vice … Continue reading

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We’re Scouting For Talent…

The 1st Rea Valley is a dynamic Scout Group that provides fun, challenge and adventure for over 100 young people aged from 6 – 14. With a Beaver Scout Colony, two Cub Packs and a Scout Troop, our friendly leadership … Continue reading

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Gardeners Annual Show Photo Competition

The subjects for this year’s Photographic Section of the Gardeners’ Annual Show are: • Trees • A Bridge • Silhouette • A Local Landscape In the younger age groups the subjects are: 5 years to 8 years • The Colour … Continue reading

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1st Brockton & Worthen Rainbow Girl Guides

For girls aged 5 – 7 years. New members welcome Every Monday 5 – 6pm during term time Brockton Church, Brockton, Worthen If you would like further information please contact Jayne Shergold 07711072677 jayneshergold@yahoo.co.uk Or take a look at the … Continue reading

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Marches Meadow Group

The Marches Meadow Group (MMG) was set up in 2015 by local residents with an interest in the management and conservation of wildflower rich hay meadows. Nationally 97% of species rich meadows were lost between 1930 and 1980 and, although … Continue reading

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Diabetes Awareness Programme

Shropshire RCC’s Wise & Well Team is hosting a Diabetes Awareness Programme in Pontesbury. This programme is run over two afternoon sessions on Thursdays, 1 and 8 June in Pontesbury Public Hall, from 1:45 – 4:30. Talks will cover Healthy … Continue reading

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