Village Voice by Rosie Warrillow, 3rd April

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Village Voice by Rosie Warrillow, 27th November

With the festive season just around the corner, I’m sure we are all thinking about our charitable causes. The Kingsbridge  Foodbank is extremely busy helping everyone…

Firewood available

An ash tree by the ford in Jubilee Street that was suffering quite badly from Ash Die Back has had to be cut down before…

Recycling centres to remain open

AG parish council was told at last night’s meeting that Devon County Council will be keeping the recycling centres open during this present lockdown.

Village Voice by Rosie Warrillow, 16th October

Face coverings are now on the verge of becoming compulsory on school transport following some pupils not wearing them. From November 2nd, unless the child…

Aveton Gifford annual bonfire and fireworks

Remember Remember the fifth of November, gunpwder, treason and plot….. Unfortunately this year, all we are going to be able to do this year is…

Village Voice by Rosie Warrillow, 2nd October

The  Fore St Traffic Group is taking more positive action by compiling a questionnaire that’s freely available at the village shop and there’s a downloadable…

Parish Council meetings now held by Zoom

The Devon Association of Local Councils is advising all its member councils to hold their meetings by Zoom at present. AG parish council meeting on…

Traffic count of vehicles using Fore St

You may be interested in the recent traffic count of vehicles using Fore Street (excluding the regular bus service.) Volunteers in 2hr shifts counted everything…

Village Voice by Rosie Warrillow, 14th August

            The new play park equipment is now fully installed and was ready for use after it had passed all the safety inspections. The equipment was…

Village Voice by Rosie Warrillow, 24th July

It’s all change regarding the play areas on the village green. Recently the large wooden climbing apparatus has been demolished following an adverse safety report…

Village Voice by Rosie Warrillow, 17th July

 How wonderful! Last Sunday saw the first service take place in St Andrews since lockdown began in March.  The church was well attended with 20…

Yoga Classes are starting again

Stephen Harding’s yoga classes have restarted in Aveton Gifford. The classes are for a maximum of 5 people in line with all the Government rules.It’s…

Village Voice by Rosie Warrillow, 19th June

If you are getting out and about during the Covid-19 crisis it’s interesting to know that the Ordnance Survey organisation has some good information on…

Village Voice by Rosie Warrillow, 12th June

            The advice about using green spaces has changed again leaving an air of confusion in its wake! Devon County  Council has sent this reminder…

Village Voice by Rosie Warrilow, 22nd May

It seems that there are some bogus emails circulating purporting to be from HMRC regarding tax refunds. These are a scam, they suggest that folk…

Village Voice by Rosie Warrillow, 15th May

In these difficult days we are all trying to find ways to communicate, and our churches are no exception. Rev Matthew, the Churchwardens and service…

Village Voice by Rosie Warrillow, 1st May

Our lovely resident Yvonne Knapman is in the throes of  knitting headbands for nurses and each one needs two buttons, which our dedicated nurses can…

Village Voice by Rosie Warrillow, April 3rd

Well, even during these challenging times people are still being positive and making acts of kindness. It’s heartwarming to find a gift on your doorstep…

April Jazz Club cancelled

JAZZ AT THE FISHERMAN’SThe April performance has been cancelled altogether, but the Club is going to invite the Ben Holder Trio back again at a…

If you need food supplies from the shop

FOOD SUPPLIES FROM THE SHOPJas and Sukh will be able to supply food for people in the forthcoming weeks if they need it.Jas has suggested…

Future help with dog walking

We’re quite a big dog owning community here in AG, and for anyone who is going to have to self isolate for a while, taking…

Village Voice by Rosie Warrillow, 7th February

Well, Rugby’s Six Nations Championships are underway again with early results maybe not going the way we had all hoped with England’s early loss of…

Junior play park ready for use again!

THE JUNIOR PLAY PARK IS OPEN AGAIN!Peter Smith and Ed Tarr have finished the work in the play park for the time being. It’s taken…

Memorial bench for Peta

MEMORIAL BENCH FOR PETASomebody wrote to the shop committee suggesting a bench in memory of Peta. It’s had everybody’s full support, and they would like…

Junior Play Park closed this week

JUNIOR PLAY AREA ON THE VILLAGE GREEN TEMPORARY CLOSUREUnfortunately some necessary work has to be done to comply with the latest safety inspection, and it’s…

Free wood in Jubilee St car park!

FREE LOGS AND WOODThe work to clear the trees away from the Rectory Stables wall in Jubilee St car park has now been done, and…

Hedgehog habitat area on Pittens

There is a pile of old wood and leaves at the bottom of Pittens against the wall of Rectory Stables that has been there for…

Shop opening times over New Year

OPENING HOURS OVER NEW YEAR27th – 30th normal hoursNew Year’s Eve 8.30 – 1.00 pmNew Year’s Day 10.00 – 12.00 noon
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