Archive for Misc

Recycling plastic and glass bottles and jars – Keep your tops on!

Keep your tops on! What do you do with lids, tops and caps? If you find yourself asking “Are they recyclable?”,     “Which bin do they go in?” and “Am I doing it right?” then read on. These common questions now have a simple answer –…

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Stunning photos of the estuary

Here are some stunning photos of the estuary taken in 2008 before the creation of the new saltmarsh reserve by the Environment Agency. They can be seen on the Aune Conservation Association’s recent posting; http://auneconservation.org.uk/?page_id=2389

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Would you like to nominate any AG Snow Heroes?

Devon and Cornwall Police looking for snow heroes The appalling conditions and heavy snowfall impacted massively on communities in Devon and Cornwall.  Police and partner agencies worked tirelessly to safeguard lives and to minimise disruption and on many occasions, without having to be asked, local…

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Free places available on Outward Bound course – need to apply asap!

Information has just come in about a fully funded opportunity for 16-19 year olds to go on one of the Sir Francis Chichester Outward Bound challenge courses. The closing date for applications is the 12th of this month, so if you know of a teenager…

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Pilates Classes – Tuesday evenings

Body Control Pilates Tuesdays 17.45 – 18.45 during term time Aveton Gifford Village Hall  £8.75 per session paid in advance for the block Booking absolutely essential Please contact:  Franny 07590506027   fundamentalpilates@icloud.com   fundamentalpilates.co.uk  Pilates is a mind and body approach. You will learn how to develop good…

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Idston/Alleron Bridleway 21 temporarily closed for repairs.

Peter Javes has had notice from the Public Rights of Way Warden that there is a “further temporary closure of Aveton Gifford Bridleway 21, to enable surface and drainage improvements to be completed. From Saturday 21st October (today) until Wednesday 25th October, or until the…

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Vacant Allotments – would you like one?

There are some allotments vacant now that some of the members have left, so if anyone would like one, or even to get a bit more information before committing yourself, please get in touch with Jackie Guiver – her phone number is 550110, and her…

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The transfer of ownership has finally gone through!

Pittens Walk, Jubilee St car park, the playparks and village green, Timbers car parks and the leat foreshore are all now back in parish ownership. In 2010 John Coates first approached SHDC to see if we could get these areas of the village back –…

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Could you open your garden to raise money for the Children’s Hospice?

(Click on poster to enlarge)

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Moving? Do you need cardboard boxes?

Large quantity of cardboard boxes, flat packed and in good condition available, FOC of course. All shapes and sizes. Can be collected from centre of village or could be delivered locally. Ring 559315

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