Monthly archive for August2014

Village Voice by Rosie Warrilow – August 29th

  Oh dear, the wonderful British Weather played a very unkind trick on Bank Holiday Monday bringing a deluge of rain, rain and yet more rain to A.G on what is now traditionally Classic Car Show Day. Nethertheless a few brave exhibitors did make it…

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Music on the Green – Cancelled – blame it on the weather

With extreme regret the organisers of the outside music event on Saturday afternoon have made the difficult decision to cancel it. The scaffolding for the stage was due to be put up on the green today, but we have had so much rain in the…

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Tree management on the green in September.

For all those who use the football pitch or walk along the green, we have been asked to give some advance notice that the tree/hedgeline along the side of the football pitch (from the tunnel to the banking near the play ground) is due to…

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Classic Car Show – Bank holiday Monday, 11.00 – 4.00

Our own Classic Car Show is on tomorrow – 11.00 until 4.00 on the green. The weather forecast is a bit iffy, but there will still be plenty to see, friends to meet up with, and the usual selection of yummy food to choose from….

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Village Voice by Rosie Warrilow – August 22st

  The weather was indeed kind in A.G at the weekend for the wedding of William McMullen and Eleanor Breary. The threatening clouds stayed at bay as the young couple entered St Andrews Church on Saturday morning. The church was packed with family and friends…

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WARNING! Phone scam – elderly people targeted.

Police Community messaging has just passed this on; please warn anyone you feel might be vulnerable. Elderly residents throughout the Devon and Cornwall region are being targeted by a national ‘telephone fraud’ scam. A person claiming to be a police officer or from your bank…

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Village Voice by Rosie Warrilow – August 15th

  Last weekend was another busy one for all concerned in A.G with both the W.W1 Exhibition and the Village Show taking place…The classes in the Village Show had been altered slightly to include more Art and Craft items. The three main classes in this…

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Road closed on Bakers Hill – Wednesday 20th to Friday 22nd August

South West Highways have given notice of  essential drainage work on Bakers Hill which will require the road to be closed between 7.00 am and 6.00 pm – access to houses on the hill will be allowed where possible by negotiation with the workmen at…

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Village Voice by Rosie Warrilow – August 8th

This special week there is once again quite a lot of activity in A.G. On the 3rd August, St Andrew’s Church held its Sunday Worship with Michael Tagent.  The church was well attended and Mr Tagent’s talk,on Man’s capability to be so harmful to each…

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Village Voice by Rosie Warrilow – 1st August

Aveton Gifford Primary School held its annual farewell to its school leavers last Wednesday. This year’s year six bade farewell to our little school to prepare to enter the next step of their education at K.C.C.  St Andrew’s Church was packed with families and friends…

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