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Bring your best to the Harvest Festival

The village’s 2nd annual Harvest Festival will take place on Saturday October 15th. Bring your jams, bakes, fruit, veg and more to the paddock opposite No 62. There are 6 categories: Jams, Fruit & Veg, Bakes, Flowers, Beverages and Photos. The event will take place from 2pm-4pm with exhibitors invited to bring their entries from […]

Long-awaited high speed broadband on the way

It has been promised for years and it’s finally coming. The ‘Road closed’ sign went up in Piccotts End this week as telephone engineers arrived to dig up the road. They will be in the village for 10 days laying a new high speed fibre cable. It’s not yet known how soon village homes will […]

Royal tribute role for Piccotts End’s Penny

Among the many voices paying tribute to the late Queen on radio and TV this weekend was Piccotts End resident Penny Gore. Penny is more familiar to BBC Radio 3 listeners as presenter of the Afternoon Concert but following the sad news from Buckingham Palace she was summoned to Broadcasting House to co-present an afternoon […]

Book Club celebrates 14th anniversary!

The village Book Club goes from strength as it celebrates its 14th year. Membership has grown steadily from the half dozen who attended its inaugural meeting back in 2008. When it met this week to discuss its latest choice 12 out of a total membership of 15 met at the home of Chris Lewis, who […]