ALL ARE WELCOME for the Carol Singing around Peldon on: Tuesday 18th December, starting at 6.30pm at the Peldon & Wigboroughs Community Hall. There will be festive nibbles and mulled wine afterwards in St. Mary’s Church, 8 to 8.30pm
Peldon History Lectures presents: ‘We wish you a merry..?’ Prof. Bill Tamblyn unravels the history of carols – from being originally sung from the medieval church steps to the modern practice of singing around the streets, and of course the ‘carols’ we hear in the shops and on the media. Wednesday 12th December at 7.30pm […]
This is to confirm that carols around the village will be held on: Tuesday 18th December. Starting from the Peldon & Wigboroughs Community Hall at 6.30pm.
St Mary’s is Peldon’s only Grade One listed building. The Friends of St Mary’s was formed over 10 years ago, to fund-raise for improvements to the fabric of the building. The Friends run concerts, talks, exhibitions, dances and festivals in this building, and we have raised (and donated) well over £40,000 but … There are […]
Background The Friends’ website is: www.friendsofstmaryspeldon.org.uk . It has been running since 2011 and has had one facelift in that time. The title ‘Webmaster’ means the person who maintains and uploads the content of a website. Who’s Who I upload relevant news about the Friends and its activities, such as notices of events, reports of […]
The AGM was held on 31st October 2018. After the preliminaries the Treasurer introduced the Financial Report for the financial year 1st September 2017 to 31st August 2018. To the nearest pound, the starting balance was £14,684, net profit from events was £5,170, income from subscriptions,sponsorship and donations was £680, and misc. income items and […]
In 2017 we did not have carols round the village because only 6 people turned-up. This was the first time we have cancelled (other than once for bad weather) in 30 years. If you would like to revive this tradition, then can you let us know NOW. Please Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org phone 01206 735770 or email@example.com […]
To the members of the Friends, This year’s Annual General Meeting will be on: 31 October 2018 (Halloween night) at St Mary’s Church, Peldon starting at 7.30pm.
The weather was kind. The village rallied (as it always does) with well over 30 volunteers: to staff the stalls, haul up tents, take money, collect the rubbish… you name it and they do it. And our takings were well up on last year. So much for the hard facts on the Fete. I am […]
Do come along on Saturday July 21st or Sunday 26th August, 1.30 to 4.30pm. Fantastic views from the top of the tower, and afternoon teas!