All the latest Lyonshall wildlife news available here. The information is collected from many contributors and collated by Julie Evans. Many thanks to you all. If you wish to join the watchers then contact Julia, link below.
The Village Quire has a reputation for spine-tingling harmony singing
with all the emotional clout, subtlety of expression and love of life that you get when voices are raised together in song.
16th December in Pembridge Church 7.30pm.
Tickets £10 includes a glass of mulled wine and mince pies from The Olde Steppes, Village Shop or call Box office 01544 388279 / 01544 340381
There are two dogs running loose in the village today (Thursday around 4.00pm)
A rottweiler and black & white spaniel.
If you have any info as to the owner of the dogs please contact Steph or Flora at the Barns office 208271.
There are several events being held in Herefordshire in Novmember as part of h-trees week.
Please read the attached document for all events.
Saturday, 18th November
10.30am to 3.00pm
Shop early for your Christmas gifts Pop along and enjoy many stalls.
Your latest news on our local flora and fauna is available now. It is beginning to feel very autumnal with many cooler but bright days.
Herefordshire Council have now given the go ahead to co-opt a replacement councillor for Derek Cottrell, who recently moved out of the village.
If you are interested in joining the Parish Council and would like more information please contact the clerk Rebecca Bissell 01544340747 or email:email@example.com
Parish Council are hoping to consider applicants at their next meeting on November 9th 7.15pm in the Memorial Hall.
The “Field of Remembrance” at The Parish Church of St Michael & All Angels will be open in the ‘Garden of Remembrance’, to the left of the Main Door of the church, from Wednesday 1st of November until Wednesday 15th November 2017. This is in line with the “Fields of Remembrance” throughout the UK & ‘The Commonwealth’ and is by kind permission of our Parochial Church Council.
More details are on the document below.
Many thanks once again to John Quinton-Adams for his work on this project.
The Parish Council has now completed the formalities to co-opt a new parish councillor.
Mr Darren Davies from Howe Terrace will join the PC at the next meeting on November 9th in the Memorial Hall at 7.15pm.
The latest sightings of wildlife in September in Lyonshall.
Love your Library Day.
A day of activities in Kington Library.
Saturday Oct 21st.
10am - 12.30pm children's fun.(free)
2 -3.15pm (grown-ups) Readings of Dylan Thoma's work by Bill Bingham. Bring your favourite piece to be read aloud - or perform it yourself. (£3.0 entry)
Kington library event on 20th October.
Family activities in the morning and Bill Bingham will be reading extracts from Dillon Thomas in the afternoon.
For further information contact Kington Library 01432 260600
Sarah & John Zaluckyj and Logaston Press invite you to celebrate the launch of A History of Lyonshall From Prehistory to 1850 at 7.30pm on Wednesday 8 November 2017 at Lyonshall Memorial Hall.
There will be a short talk by the authors and display of artefacts found from field walking
Bring along any of your own finds for identification and dating - expert Roger Pye will be on hand
The book will be available on the evening at a special price of £12 (normally £15)
Proposed new triage system
instead of the walk in clinic at the surgery.
There's been an article in
the Mid Wales Journal this week, and the Surgery in Kington have published this on their website.
Get £140 off your electricity bill for winter 2017-2018 under the government’s Warm Home Discount Scheme.
Find out if you are eligible or for more details follow the link.
As part of commemorating 100 years since WW1, Kington Remembers are holding an interesting talk by Proffesor Gary Sheffield on Passchendaele.
15th November 7.30pm in Lady Hawkins main school hall.
Tickets on the door £5.00
LHS students free.
Hereford Archive centre (HARC) are holding some interesting events in the next few months.
Dating Photographs workshop – Saturday 14th October
House History course – Monday 16th October
Performance of “My Dearest Girls” – Thursday 9th November
Full details can be found on the documents page of this webiste or contact HARC to book.
HARC (Herefordshire Archive & Records Centre)
Fir Tree Lane, Rotherwas, Hereford HR2 6LA