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Exciting events sponsored by Friends of Pontesbury Library

When you read this our AGM and Atlantic Ladies talk by Di Carrington will have passed. We will report on this in the next Newsletter. We are now looking forward to our talk by local lad Mark Evans entitled ‘Crossing … Continue reading

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Weekend Shuttle Buses start Easter weekend

Easter – September 2017 (excluding June) Weekends and Bank Holiday Mondays The Long Mynd & Stiperstones Shuttle Buses start on Saturday, 15 April. Please support the service and enjoy a trip out around the hills, or over to Church Stretton. … Continue reading

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Steve Knightley Concert

3 May, Minsterley Parish Hall Steve Knightley is a charismatic singer-songwriter and Patron of Shrewsbury Folk Festival, who performs both as a solo artist and with Phil Beer in the acclaimed duo Show of Hands. We are delighted to be … Continue reading

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The Curlew Country Project 2017

Once the Herald of Spring for many, the haunting call of curlew is much harder to hear these days. With the local curlew population having declined by 30% in the last ten years, the Curlew Country Project needs your help … Continue reading

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Pontesbury Parish Council Annual Parish Meeting 2017

The Annual Parish Meeting took place in Pontesbury Public Hall on Monday, 13 March 2017. Reports were given from Shropshire Council and the Parish Council. Chris Hearn gave a report on the activities of the Pontesbury Parish Pathways Partnership (known … Continue reading

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Minsterley & District 55th annual Eisteddford 2017 Results

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Tai Chi classes

There is room in the Pontesbury class for a few more people. Beginners will be welcome; if you have ever done Tai Chi and would like to take it up again, you will be more than welcome. Classes are 2.00 … Continue reading

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Pontesbury & District Gardeners Association AGM 2017

This was held on Tuesday, 7 March in the Len Simpson Room of the Public Hall. The Officers, Trustees and Committee were re-elected en-bloc. A review of the previous year showed that more and more people are growing their own … Continue reading

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Pontesbury Sports Association “200 Club”: March 2017

Draw for March: The winners were:- £25 No. 147 Cricket Club £10 No. 92 Peter Williams £10 No. 159 Cricket Club £5 No. 109 June Pinches £5 No. 132 Cricket Club £5 No. 71 Alan Potter

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Bishop’s Castle Round & About Walks

Saturday 6 May, 2017 Registration for the spectacular Bishop’s Castle Round and About Walks has started. There are three versions of the walk you can choose from: Ramble – a beautiful 22.5 mile circular walk; Scramble – 13 miles from … Continue reading

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