Tag: 2013

Walk at Clayhithe

The next walk will be on 16th November, it will be led by Colin Humphries. We will be setting off from The Bridge Hotel car park at Clayhithe heading out to Bottisham Lock and along Bottisham Lode, it is a circular walk of about 6 miles. We will return to the Bridge Hotel for lunch. We…

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Wine Tasting Evening

Village Hall. Tickets (£7) available soon for this popular event. Over the course of the evening we will sample eight different wines with a break for cheese and bread half way through. We are currently looking for local companies/sponsors to subsidise the cost of the wine. Contact Jacquie Bland on 250986 if you are interested in…

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Auspiciously Jennifer Thompson, Gordon Hewlett and friends return to Rampton’s All Saints Church on Friday 1 November at 7.30pm to perform a pre-Christmas programme of popular classical music in the church. Auspicious as 1 November is, of course, All Saints Day. Please make sure you join us for this fun and fabulous event. Tickets are £6 at the door and include wine and nibbles during the interval.

Rampton Horse Show Update

Rampton Horse Show Committee, have been able to make donations of £100 to all our nominated charities; Pulmonary Fibrosis Support Group – Papworth Hospital, Magpas, The British Heart Foundation, World Horse Welfare and Rampton Village Hall. We are delighted to be able to make these donations, considering the adverse weather conditions before and during the…

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Adult Social Care Update

Did we get it right? The Cambridgeshire Health and wellbeing board has been reviewing local pharmaceutical services – services that help you get and use medicines or medical equipment safely. Our views about these services are written up in the Pharmaceutical Needs Assessment. We want to know if you agree with what we have written.…

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Cambridgeshire County Council needs you to help change the lives of local children and young people.

Foster Carers provide a stable family support network for local children and young people when they are unable to live with their own family. Every year we have over 425 children and young people looked after by Cambridgeshire County Council. The shortage of Foster Carers means that children and young people are placed with (independent…

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Jumble Sale

Jumble Sale Advance Notice: Our next jumble sale will be held on Saturday 26th October. Please bear us in mind if you have any surplus items. If you have anything to donate that requires collection please contact Martyn Blunt 01954 252214.

Harvest Supper & Auction of Produce

12th October 6:30 for 7 in the Village Hall. There will be meat and veggie options. £6.50 adults, and £2.50 for under 16s. Contact Mike Hastings 250732 or Pauline Wayman 251083. Please bring your own cutlery, glasses and refreshments. All proceeds to charity and contributions for acution gratefully received on the day

Christmas Recycling Plea

Christmas is fast approaching and the Cambridgeshire County Council Refuse and Recycling Department are already preparing to deal with the extra waste which is generated during this time. Over the Christmas week there is an extra 750,000 tonnes of waste in England alone compared to the rest of the year – or in other words…

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Tea Club

A friendly atmosphere for meeting friends, 1st October 2:30 – 4:30 Rampton Village Hall This week a talk by Andrew Sankey-Smith “The History of the Cottage Garden” Tea club also meets on 15th and 29th October this month

Doctors Surgeries

WILLINGHAM AND LONGSTANTON SURGERIES Reception Tel: Willingham 01954 260230 Longstanton 207600 Dispensary 260073 Out of hours cover: Urgent Care Cambridgeshire 0330 123 9131 Website: www.willinghammedicalpractice COTTENHAM SURGERY Address: Lewis House, 113 High Street, Cottenham, Cambridge, CB24 8SE Reception Tel: 01954 250079 Fax: 01954 206078 Out of hours cover: Urgent Care Cambridgeshire 0330 123 9131