Wreath-Making in Holcot Village Hall : 10 December

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The Church have arranged a wreath-making event on Tuesday 10 December, 7:30-9:30pm in the Village Hall.

A professional florist will be on-hand to help you create your own Christmas wreath – just bring an apron and some secateurs.

Book your ticket by contacting Philip Burditt 780530. Tickets are £30 to include all materials, mince pies, hot drinks, a glass of fizz and a very warm festive welcome.

Parish Council : Co-option of Councillor

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DDC have now confirmed that the Parish Council are empowered to co-opt a new Councillor.

If you would like to put yourself forward, please send a short statement of why you would like to become a Parish Councillor to Lisa clerk@holcotvillage.co.uk.

Based on submissions, the Parish Council will make the co-option at their meeting on 16 December.

If you have any questions, please contact David Walker 781660 or talk to any Councillor.

Church : Christmas Services

The Christmas Services are;

Sunday 1 December 9:00am – Advent Family Service 

Sunday 8 December 4:00pm – Christingle Service (NB no morning service) 

Tuesday 17 December 7:00pm – Carol Singing at Holly Tree Farm, Poplars Lane with Abington Wind Band

Christmas Eve 5:00pm – Christmas Carol Service followed by Holy Communion

Christmas Day – No Service – Service at Brixworth 10:30am

Christmas Post : 14 December

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The Church will be running a Christmas Post this year. 

For 15p per card, they will deliver your cards to addresses within the Village only. 

Please bring your cards to the Church Room on Saturday December 14th between 10:30 and 12:30. Coffee and mince pies will be available for anyone with a few minutes to spare. Please note the change of date.

The cards will be delivered during the following week. All proceeds to Church Funds.

Cards should have name and first line of address please. No Post code needed!! 

Community Event : 8-10 May 2020

You will know that the early May Bank Holiday in 2020 has been moved to Friday 8 May.

Many will remember the community events held in the Parish to mark days such as the Queen’s jubilee, where we have come together with events including bands, hog roasts, open mics, dancing, kids events…

Plans are being drawn up to do it again over the weekend 8-10 May 2020!

More information will be provided as it becomes available.

Community : Can anyone help?

A note from Victoria Cockerill at Hospital Bungalows…

Due to health reasons I am unable to drive at the moment.  I am looking for someone who would be willing to give our son a lift to Moulton School and Science College – someone who goes through Moulton on their way to work or has children that attend the school.  Approximately 8.00am during term time.  My son is 15 and will be leaving school next May, by when it is hoped I will be able to drive.

We live outside of the village on the Moulton Road at the Hospital Bungalows.  I am willing to contribute to petrol expenses by mutual agreement.

If you can help please call me on 647570

I hope that there is someone in the village that may be able to assist under such difficult circumstances for us at the moment.

Thanks

Victoria

Northamptonshire : New authorities

The Future Northants West website is now available.

In 2021 NCC and DDC (and all other borough and district councils) will cease to exist. Our new Unitary council will be Northamptonshire West, and this website is intended to keep us informed.

See the website here.

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