VILLAGE CLEAN UP

There is to be a village clean up on the evening of Wednesday 12th June commencing 7pm, weather permitting. Everyone taking part is asked to meet at the village notice board and bring along any tools they may have. If you are unable to come to the village but wish to take part please feel free to tidy anywhere within the parish.

DUCK RACE


Thanks go to everyone that helped on bank holiday Monday with the Duck Race at Newton.   The weather was kind for us and the showers thankfully didn’t appear.

There was a good turnout at the hall for refreshments after the race, where the winners were announced.

Thanks especially go to Bill and Susan Pinder for yet again allowing us to use the field.

The first 3 prizes were one by

1st prize   £100  Cath Broadley

2nd Prize   £50    Hodson – Rock House

3rd Prize   £25  – The Boswell Family

For a full list of winners please click here

ELECTIONS

On 2nd May the country will hold elections for Borough and Parish Councillors.

In both categories for Newton-in-Bowland the seats have been uncontested and as such there will be no elections held.

Rosie Elms has been re-elected as Borough Councillor and the following have been re-elected as Parish Councillors Brian Dixon, Martin Beattie, John Bennett, Richard Whitaker and Richard Thornber.

DUCK RACE

Newton Village Hall will be holding its annual duck race on Bank Holiday Monday 6th May 2019 commencing 2pm at Newton Bridge.

Results of the race will be announced in the village hall following the race where refreshments will be served by the ladies committee

Tickets cost £1 and can be obtained by contacting Sandra Tel 01200 448289 or email sandra@boarsdenfarm.plus.com

DANCE CALENDAR

Newton Village Hall will be hosting various afternoon tea dances and evening dances throughout 2019 with John Bowdler providing the music, For a list of dates please see the link below

Dance calendar 2019

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