Batchelors Field Community Cafe is open as usual during the school holidays (Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays 10am - 4.30pm) apart from Bank Holiday, Monday August 31. 
You can now telephone and pre order food or takeaways on 01444 848667.

The WSCC Mobile Library will be calling a Drovers, Paynesfield, The Street, on Fridays August 7 and 21 between 9.30am and 10.15am. All welcome to use this facility.

Afternoon tea - come and enjoy a cup of tea and cake in the garden of Agates, The Street, on Saturday August 15, between 3pm and 5pm. 
No admission but donations towards the Parish Church of St. Mary Magdalene would be much appreciated.

Date for your diary - Saturday August 29, the Horticultural Society/Gardening Club’s annual flower and vegetable show in the Rawson Hall, Batchelors Field, The Street. 2.30pm. More details nearer the date.

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