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Over 60’s Dinner and Show

The Committee are pleased to be able to organise the dinner again this year. The meal is free to Rampton residents over 60 years of age (including me this year!!). We will be sending out invitations during December but we rely on residents to let us know if they want to be added to the invitation list. So if, like me, you are newly qualified, or new to the village, or somehow got missed in the past please give me a call (Jon White 01954 201489) and I will add you to the list.

77 Committee Update

Over 60’s Dinner and Show

25th January 2020. The Committee are pleased to be able to organise the dinner again this year. The meal is free to Rampton residents over 60 years of age (including me this year!!). We will be sending out invitations during December but we rely on residents to let us know if they want to be added to the invitation list. So if, like me, you are newly qualified, or new to the village, or somehow got missed in the past please give me a call (Jon White 01954 201489) and I will add you to the list.

Summer Fayre

The 2019 event raised an astonishing £1126. A huge thank-you to everyone for their help and support. As ever, we will use the money in support of village events and other local good causes.

Rampton Summer Fayre 2019

13th July from 2pm on the green. A traditional village fete.

Tea on the Green

Sunday 2nd June 3pm Rampton Village Green. A joint effort by the ’77 Committee and the Rampton Fairies. A traditional cream tea if you like tradition, and a glass of fizz if you think tradition needs to be picked up and dragged into the 21st century. There will be some amusements organised for children and a bring and buy plant stall so you can unload all those tomato plants.

77 Committee May Update

Rampton Relay. Thanks to all our helpers and athletes who turned out on a cold and wet afternoon. Despite the weather we had 37 runners of all ages and some impressive times were recorded. Fastest Family: The flying Osbornes 40:46. Fastest Men’s team: Lewis and Mark Wickham (two laps each) 30:05. Fastest Women’s team: Linda Cawley, Helen Boyson, Esmie Allen and Alison Bateson 40:38. Fastest Man:    Alex Hunt 5:53 (single lap). Fastest Woman: Susan Laston 8:52 (single lap). Winners of the Rampton Educational Foundation Shield: Freddie Allen,Oscar Allen, Zeb Moreaux and Ollie Moreaux 43:53. Proceeds to be donated to Milton Children’s Hospice.

Tea on the Green. Sunday 2nd June 3pm Rampton Village Green. A joint effort by the ’77 Committee and the Rampton Fairies. Latest news; we can promise the scones will be homemade! There will be some amusements organised for children and a bring and buy plant stall so you can unload all those tomato plants. 

Rampton Summer Fayre. 13th July from 2pm on the green. A traditional village fete.

Rampton Relay

Sunday 7th April, large field by Giant’s Hill. Registration from 2pm. Race commences at 2:30pm. “This is the run which really is fun!” Only one Rampton mile in length our circular course is usually tackled as a four lap relay by teams of four, but individual runners are welcome to join in and run one, two, three or even four laps! Certificates to all runners, medals for notable achievements and the Rampton Educational Foundation Shield is up for grabs by any teams of primary school aged children. (Teams of four £10. Individual Runners £3. All proceeds to local charities).

Grand Jumble Sale

Saturday 30th March 10am-12 noon. Rampton Village Hall. Entry 30p on the door. Unload those dodgy Christmas presents from last Christmas and start shopping for next (Only 300 shopping days left!). Donations for the sale gratefully received at the Village Hall on the evening of 29th or early on the morning of the 30th.

Over 60’s Dinner and Show

The annual dinner will take place on Saturday 26th January, the dinner is followed by the Rampton Review (oh yes it is!). Seating space in the hall is limited which is why we have to restrict invitations to those over the age of 60 and their partner. Invitations will be sent out during the first two weeks of December. If you don’t receive an invitation and would like to come please contact Jon White: 01954 201489 so we can add you to our list.

Over 60’s Dinner and Show 26 Jan 2019.

The annual dinner will take place on Saturday 26th January, the dinner is followed by the Rampton Review (oh yes it is!). Seating space in the hall is limited which is why we have to restrict invitations to those over the age of 60 and their partner. Invitations will be sent out during the first two weeks of December. If you don’t receive an invitation and would like to come please contact Jon White: 01954 201489 so we can add you to our list. 

Village Litter Pick

The Rampton Autumn litter pick is on Sunday 7th October. Meet at 10.30am on the Green. We’ll be out for an hour and a half or so then back to the Village Hall for tea and biscuits. We have litter pickers and high vis tabards, but you’ll want some good gloves and wheelbarrows would be useful. Everybody welcome. Come and join us and make a difference close to home.

Rampton Relay

The annual race was held on 9th September (postponed from April). 28 runners took part either as teams of four running one lap each or as individual runners running one or more laps. The course was altered to avoid calves grazing the small field, but by a strange quirk of the Rampton system of measurement the course remained exactly one Rampton mile in length. All runners performed extremely well this year, but we would like to give special mention to our fastest man (Alex Hunt, time 6:00), fastest woman (Tessa Mould, 7:28), fastest family (The Moulds, 33:23), smallest runner (Emily Osborne, 11:23) and the winners of the Rampton Educational Foundation Shield for Primary aged children (March Athletics Club, 34:33). All proceeds from the event will be donated to Papworth Hospital Pulmonary Fibrosis Support Group. We hope to see you all again next April!!

Rampton Relay

Sunday, 9 September 2018 – Race starts at 2:30 pm with registration from 2pm in the large field by Giant’s Hill. This is the event postponed from April. The Rampton Relay takes place over a course of exactly one Rampton mile, it can be tackled as a four lap relay by teams of four (or fewer) runners. Alternatively single runners may run one (or more) laps. We will endeavour to time you. The fastest team of primary aged children will get to hold the Rampton Educational Foundation shield for the year; your team name engraved on the shield, eternal fame. All proceeds to local charities.

Village Litter Pick – 7th October 2018

The Rampton Autumn litter pick is on Sunday 7th October. Meet at 10.30am on the Green. We’ll be out for an hour and a half or so then back to the Village Hall for tea and biscuits. We have litter pickers and high vis tabards, but you’ll want some good gloves and wheelbarrows would be useful. Everybody welcome. Come and join us and make a difference close to home.

Rampton Relay 9th September

Sunday, 9 September 2018 – Race starts at 2:30 pm with registration from 2pm in the large field by Giant’s Hill. This is the event postponed from April. The Rampton Relay takes place over a course of exactly one Rampton mile, it can be tackled as a four lap relay by teams of four (or fewer) runners. Alternatively single runners may run one (or more) laps. We will endeavour to time you. The fastest team of primary aged children will get to hold the Rampton Educational Foundation shield for the year; your team name engraved on the shield, eternal fame. All proceeds to local charities

Summer Fayre 7th July 2018 – cancelled

Tea on the Green 3rd June 2018

Tea on the Green – 3rd June, Village Green from 3pm.

Rampton Relay 29th April 2018 – CANCELLED

CANCELLED (due to bad weather, sorry) … will be rescheduled in September
Rampton Relay 
– The annual fun run is set for 29th April. Registration starts at 2pm, the run begins at 2:30pm. The race can be run as a four lap relay by a team of four (one lap each) or by single runners who may choose to run one or more laps. The lap length is ‘one Rampton mile’. Start and finish are on the large meadow at Giant’s Hill. All runners will receive a certificate and winning teams and runners will receive medals. Teams of primary school aged children may also compete for the Rampton Educational Foundation Shield

Fun Run Cancelled

Today’s Fun Run is cancelled due to poor weather the underfoot conditions are considered too treacherous. The Fun Run will be rescheduled for sometime in September.

Grand Jumble Sale 17th March 2018

Grand Jumble Sale – Indulge your shop-a-holic impulses at our annual jumble sale which will be held on Sat 17th March in the village hall. Doors open at 10am. Items for sale should be brought to the village hall on the evening of 16th March or first thing on 17th.

Over ’60s Dinner and Show.

The dinner will take place on 27th January followed by the unique theatrical experience which is the the Rampton Review. The dinner is free and open to anyone from Rampton over 60 years of age. We have a list of our previous guests but, as ever, if you are new to the village or if we have missed you for some reason please call Judy Garstang on 01954 250960 so we can add you to the list for invitations.