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 2017. 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. This year’s date is provisionally set for 18th December; if you would like to take part in reviving this tradition, can you let […]
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. ……………………………………………….. St Mary’s is Peldon’s only Grade One listed building. The Friends of St Mary’s was formed 10 years ago to preserve and improve the fabric. The Friends run concerts, […]
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!
The Bishop of Colchester has helped launch our plans for this year’s Peldon Village Fete, which will include an aerobatic display as well as the traditional fun. The Right Reverend Roger Morris climbed the 83 steps of the tower at St Mary the Virgin Church to look at the route the YAK 52 plane will […]
A date for your diary: Saturday 9th June, from 12 Noon.
Our first big event of the year! £12 per adult and £8 for under 12’s. Please book early with your choice of food from Haggis, chicken or veggie. Tickets from: Sally Abbott 01206 735931, email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Please click on poster image for full details)
There is a calendar of events for 2018 and and we have a very small committee. Please contact Chairman Bill Tamblyn if you could help, or if you’d like to chat about the possibility of doing so. Tel. 01206 735770 email: email@example.com