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Notes from the Friends AGM

The AGM was held on 25th October 2017 with 11 attendees. After the preliminaries the Treasurer introduced the Financial Report for the financial year 1 September 2016 to 31 August 2017. To the nearest pound, the starting balance was £12,863, net profit from events was £3,709,  income from subscriptions/sponsors/donations received was £3301, misc. income items […]

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Fundraising and Achievement, 2016/17

Please see the following extract of the Warden’s Review for 2016/17: Church Fabric Projects Inside the church Even more plastering was needed as many, many square metres of old plaster loosened and became dangerous. The donation of £5,000 from the Friends helped the church to get re-plastering and limewashing done. Work was also carried out […]

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Webmaster’s report, 2017

Report Background The Friends’ website is:   www.friendsofstmaryspeldon.org.uk   . It has been running since 2011. The title ‘Webmaster’ may sound unusual, but it’s the normal job title for the person who maintains and uploads the content of a website. Who’s Who I receive news, photos and other contributions from various sources, and I endeavour to upload […]

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New Event just added

Our Next Event is: ‘Youth Must Have Some Dalliance!’ A concert by Colchester Waits and Towering Angels (Quire). 17 November @ 7:30 pm At St Mary’s, Church Road, Peldon, CO5 7PT More information Here

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The Friends donate £5,000 towards urgent repairs

During 2016-17 the Friends were proud to donate £5,000 towards the re-plastering of many square metres of faulty plaster , and subsequent limewashing. This brings the total donations by the Friends towards repairs, restoration work and improvements to £50,856 since formation in 2006.

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Friends AGM, 2017

Wednesday October 25th at St. Mary’s. 7.30pm start. Nominations (with seconders) for Chairman and Secretary need to be in to Bill Tamblyn before the meeting. bill.tamblyn@aspects.net

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Peldon v. The Wigboroughs Cricket Match – Report

As part of the celebrations for the opening of the new P&W Community Hall, the annual cricket match between Peldon and Wigborough took place on Sunday September 3rd 2017. It became a jolly affair with some players turning out for both sides when it appeared that one team were men or women short (one woman […]

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Congratulations to our new neighbour !

The Grand Opening of the new Peldon & Wigboroughs Community Hall was held on the 2nd September, with a superb opening ceremony and a star-studded evening concert. Well done to all involved on the day, and to committees and supporters past and present.

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