VILLAGE MARKET: The market will be open today, Friday, in the village hall from 10am to 11am. Lots of fresh vegetables, homemade cakes and savoury items, plus flowers, fresh eggs, greetings cards and many more interesting items. It’s important that you arrive early or you might be disappointed that they have sold out of the very items you wished to purchase. Don’t forget you may also place your Christmas order now.

SERVICES: This Sunday are 8am Holy Communion, followed by Morning Prayer at 10.30am. Lifts are available if booked in advance please telephone 722582.

DINNER DANCE: Newick Bonfire Society will be holding their Dinner Dance on Saturday December 12 in the village hall 6.30pm for 7pm. Tickets £28.50 which includes a four course dinner from the kitchen of Simon Desmond. After the meal you will be able to dance away to the professional disco. The bar will be open. To book your place please telephone 01825 723372.

SUPPER QUIZ: St Mary’s Annual Supper Quiz this year will be a Christmas with a Twist on Thursday December 3 at Newick Primary School, 7pm for 7.30pm start. Teams of six people. Prizes for the top three teams, plus a splendid raffle. Tickets are £10, this includes a simple Christmas Supper. All the money raised at this event will got to St Mary’s Church.

ADVENT CONCERT: Just to remind you of the Advent Concert at St Andrew’s and St Mary the Virgin Church tomorrow, Saturday. Trust you have all booked your place. For further details telephone 01825 712462.

WE ARE: Almost to the end of November, apart from a few cold days the mild weather is certainly helping with our heating bills, I haver primroses and violets out in my garden, plus many other lovely plants. What is happening to our weather.

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