Monday, November 3, 2014

Manaton - Lest We Forget programme of remembrance/commemoration

MANATON “LEST WE FORGET” PROGRAMME

Full programme details here

Thursday Nov 6th 2.30  W.I.

The WI invite anyone interested to join them at 2.30 at the Hall to hear JOHN LOWE tell the story of the bomber crash on Hameldown.

There will be refreshments afterwards. No charge but donations for tea appreciated.

Please phone Jenny Pryce-Davies on 221282 to let her know if you will be attending.

 

Thursday Nov 6th 7.30.  PARISH HALL. ILLUSTRATED TALK BY SIMON BUTLER.


'Barbed Wire & Roses - The Lives of Devon Women and Children in the First World War'
As a sequel to his acclaimed War Horses presentation in March, in this illustrated talk Simon Butler looks at life in Devon and the wider region using contemporary photos to reveal how women and children played a vital part in the war effort.
Refreshments provided.

For further information and tickets  ring Neal King on  221496 or email kingsoakwood@live.co.uk OR Jan Baker on 221363.
Tickets.  Adults £5. Children in fulltime education Free.


Sunday Nov 9th 10.55. REMEMBRANCE DAY SERVICE


The traditional Remembrance Day service will be held at St Winifred`s. Please gather at the War Memorial by 1055.

 
Followed by 

Sunday Nov 9th  12.30.  MANATON ROYAL BRITISH LEGION EXHIBIT.


Manaton Branch Royal British Legion invite all to join them for refreshment at the Parish Hall at 1230. The display board parts  from the exhibition in the Church on Show and Fair day will be re-displayed. Those who contributed their personal war time memorabilia are invited to bring them to the Hall with them.

For further information please ring Chris Butcher on 221251 or email; butcher@beckaford.wanadoo.co.uk

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Parish Council - Annual Parish Meeting - Wednesday 21 May 2014

Wednesday 21st May is the Annual Manaton Parish Meeting held in the Parish Hall from 8pm. This is your chance to hear what the Council have been up, what the plans are for the coming year and to lodge points, requests and views to the Council. You will also hear updates from Teignbridge, Devon County Council and Dartmoor National Park representatives.

Following this more formal part there will be a presentation from Richard Foxwell on Moretonhampstead Hospital and as part of the evening we hope that a clinical commissioner will also be present.

Make sure you come along.