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AGM 2020 Cancelled

September 19, 2020  |  Posted by Carl  |  No Comments

Unfortunately we have decided to cancel this years AGM due to Government restrictions on social meetings. We clearly cannot safely meet to carry out our business in the Village Hall within present Government guidelines. ...

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Online Annual Service May 2020

May 08, 2020  |  Posted by Carl  |  Comments Off on Online Annual Service May 2020

Please click on the video below for our annual Service. The YouTube Channel is available here, if you should want to view in full screen and on a new page. A big thank you to our Chairman David Self for filming and Rev. ...

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Annual Service Cancelled

April 07, 2020  |  Posted by Carl  |  Comments Off on Annual Service Cancelled

Sadly the decision has been made to cancel the annual service in May. We are presently looking into the possibility of streaming the service over a YouTube channel. We will do this by embedding directly into the website ...

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The launch of the Alderman Norman boat

May 21, 2019  |  Posted by Carl  |  Comments Off on The launch of the Alderman Norman boat

This is a boat built by apprentices for the how hill trust, and funded by the John Norman educational charitable charity....

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Annual Service May 2019

May 13, 2019  |  Posted by Carl  |  Comments Off on Annual Service May 2019

The Annual Service with Bible presentation was held on the 12th May at 3pm. Many thanks to the family from Daventry, Northamptonshire who managed to arrive at the tail end of the service after a mechanical breakdown on t...

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Alderman Norman School boys who lost their lives in World War One

November 12, 2018  |  Posted by Carl  |  Comments Off on Alderman Norman School boys who lost their lives in World War One

It is over 100 years since the Armistice of 11 November 1918. Unfortunately it proved to be just that. An Armistice rather than a lasting peace. The Second World War was to begin only a little more than 20 years later. H...

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Annual Service May 2018

May 14, 2018  |  Posted by Carl  |  Comments Off on Annual Service May 2018

Our annual service was held at St. Margaret’s on Sunday (13th May). The hour long service was officiated by Andrew Parsons and punctuated by Hymns sung with some gusto by those in attendance. Unfortunately there we...

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Committee meeting cancelled

March 01, 2018  |  Posted by Carl  |  Comments Off on Committee meeting cancelled

The committee meeting for the 1st March has been cancelled due to the weather. A date for Wednesday 28th March at 7:30pm has been booked. For further details see our events page....

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It’s beginning to look a lot like…

December 11, 2017  |  Posted by Carl  |  Comments Off on It’s beginning to look a lot like…

Well it’s that time of year again whether like it not, we measure each years passing. This years Christmas service was held at St. Margaret’s on a cold and blustery day followed by refreshments in the Village...

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Annual General Meeting 2017

November 08, 2017  |  Posted by Carl  |  1 Comments

Our Committee meeting was held in Old Catton Village Hall on Thursday evening at 7pm (2nd November). The Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held an hour later, at 8pm. At the AGM, our Chair for the last 15 Years (Jenny Cha...

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