Posts Tagged ‘piccotts end’
Twelfth Night is the icing on the Christmas cake

The festive season is over for another year and residents marked the Twelfth Night finale with a gathering at the Marchmont Arms. It was one of PERA’s best attended events with residents young and old, recent and longstanding, enjoying drinks and nibbles organised by our social secretary Annette Harrison.

Fireworks party is bang-on!

More than 70 residents enjoyed pork rolls and pyrotechnics at the annual village fireworks party. The event, which had to be postponed earlier in the month owing to bad weather, took place at Marchmont Cottage with fireworks provided by Fantastic Fireworks. With pulled pork rolls provided by PERA secretary Michael Nidd, soup by Jayne Alger […]

Murals prove a big draw

Piccotts End’s medieval cottage, housing historic 15th century wall paintings,  attracted dozens of visitors when they opened to the public for four days in September. The owners, Karen Murphy and Alison Wright, said they were delighted with the level of interest in the murals which were painted by pilgrims on their way to an Ashridge monastery in the […]