Village Voice by Rosie Warrillow – 18th November

Last Sunday was of course Remembrance Sunday, and A.G residents and visitors alike gathered at the War Memorial to pay their respects to the fallen of two World Wars. The weather was kind and blue skies were overhead as  the Act of Remembrance began with the introduction by Michael Tagent. The names of the fallen were read by Mr Brian Yabsley, and the poppy wreaths were laid by representatives of the British Legion, WI and the Parish Council. The Primary School had been to the church and laid their wreath on Friday morning, the eleventh hour on the eleventh day, the eleventh month! The Churchwardens led the congregation into church in time for the last post and the two minute silence. The readings were read by members of the British Legion and Mr Tagent gave the sermon.The service ended with the National Anthem.


Hannah is still running her Zumba Classes in the hall on Wednesday evenings from 6.45-7.45pm, and on Thursday mornings from 9.15-10.15am. Due to high demand she is now running a waiting list; if anyone wishes to have a go, please message Hannah on Facebook, fun fitness with Hannah or email her on With Christmas not far away maybe we could all do with some exercise, and zumba is fun and features lots of lively music! Hannah also wishes to thank all of her clients for their  continued support.

There will be a container leaving for Syria and any donations can be left at the village shop. Any dry goods pasta, rice cereal, pasta ,uht milk and also tinned goods such as beans soups etc will be very much appreciated. There is also a great need for baby goods, foods, milk and essentials like nappies in fact most things are needed when people just haven’t got the essentials for living. Please do some soul searching and bring any donations to our  shop. The  shop now has delicious mince pies made in the village by Kerryn at Buns n Crumbs, sounds too good to miss! The shop has a wide choice of Christmas goodies available by ordering up until December 15th.

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