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ANNUAL GARDENING COMPETITION
 

Colin Hall reminds us that judging in the Annual Gardening Competition will take place earlier than in previous years. Judging will take place towards the end of June.

The Categories are Window Boxes, Front Gardens and Hanging Baskets.

There are 1st, 2hd and 3rd prizes in each category with the special awards of the Rose Bowl, the Challenge Cup and the Consolation Cup.

Good luck to all. John Keegan

 
EVENTS AROUND WHITTINGTON
 

Race Night. Saturday 24 June 7:30pm
Whittington Village Hall
You can be owner, trainer, jockey or punter. Reserve the day.

 
FREE MONEY FOR TEENAGERS
 

The Whittington and Arkholme charities make small cash grants to young people from Whittington and Arkholme who are in further education.

If you are aged 16+ and in full-time education this September, send your contact details and details of your course and year to vicar@these4parishes.co.uk.

The charities hold old educational endowments associated with the two villages. Trustees include the vicar and representatives of the two parish councils.

 
VILLAGE HALL DRAW - APRIL & MAY 2017.
 

No results for the Whittington April or May draws have been reported in Wagtail.

 
VILLAGE HALL AND PARISH COUNCIL CONTACTS - AND WEEKLY SOCIAL EVENING.
 

Contacts for the Village Hall:
Ring Karan Metcalfe on 015242 71287 to book your special event.
Ring Eric Pelter on 015242 71103 to make an appointment to view.
Now available for: Weddings, Birthday Parties, Funeral Teas, Seminars And any other functions.
Rates £12.50 per hour, for Organizations outside Whittington and Newton. Individuals and Organizations in Whittington and Newton, £10.00 per hour.


Contacts for the Parish Council:
The contact details for Parish Councillors, and the Parish Clerk, are maintained by Lancaster City Council.
There are Links to both the Minutes of Meetings and the Parish Councillors, accessed by using the Drop Down "Parish Council"
Menu at the head of this page.

Parish Council Meetings Dates:
Annual Parish Assembly - 08 May 2017.
PC AGM - 15 May 2017 followed by PC Meeting.
PC Meetings - 19 July, 18 September, 20 November.


Village Hall weekly Social Evening:
Whilst there is no Pub in the village at the moment, the Village Hall is open on Tuesday evenings.
The bar is staffed by volunteers and open from 7:30 pm. All are welcome.

Wi-Fi is now available in the Village Hall. The Router Identity is: DRG-0EE6 and the Password: 4GYT97X6P1.

 
WEBSITE VISITORS
 

To the end of May of this year there have been 2,484 visitors to this website with 492 in April alone. I would like to thank all of you for your continuing support.

John Keegan
Webmaster

 
SUBMISSION FOR WAGTAIL.
 

Please ensure that information about events or news for inclusion in Wagtail are with the Editor by the 19th of the month preceding publication. Please send material for Wagtail as an attachment by Email to editor@wagtail.org.uk.
Michael Hampson - Editor

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