Postwick Hub Work
Stop Press! The new pedestrian/cycle path from Oaks Lane up to the Park & Ride roundabout is open! (At last)
Postwick Coffee Shop
Postwick Coffee Shop is on Tuesday mornings at the Village Hall between 10.30 and 12.00 noon. Why not come along for biscuits, cake and a chat? (And some coffee?)
Village Christmas Card: We have sponsorship this year for the complete costs of printing of the card so all donations of £5 or more, given by those signing the card, will go directly to the village. Please contact Su Allport via the web site contact page, asap if you wish your Christmas greetings to all other villagers to be included in the card.
Macmillan Coffee Morning - October 2nd
Many thanks to our Coffee Shop Members. We were
able to donate £57.00 to the Macmillan cancer charity. We are only a very small group but very generous. Many thanks to all.
Peter Herring ‘Thank you’ Event – October 3rd
Peter writes: “I would like to thank everybody who kindly attended Friday’s presentation and those that contributed to my gift. It was a very enjoyable evening with fantastic food. Thanks to the Great Postwick Bake Off ladies.
I would like to wish the Social Club Committee every success for the future and hope that villagers can lend a little extra support by way of visiting the bar occasionally on Friday evenings and Sunday afternoons.”
Up and Coming Events
Postwick Big Tree Plant
Saturday 8 November 10 am – Postwick Green Group have received over 100 trees to be planted at Postwick playing field. Parishioners are invited to help plant the trees on the date above. If you are interested in helping for an hour or two, please email Su Allport via the web site contact page. Tea/Coffee and Doughnuts will be provided.
Quiz & Chips
Saturday, 22 November – 7.30pm – Village Hall
Same arrangements as on previous occasions with usual quizmaster, Julian. Teams of 3 or 4, Entry £2.50 per head + cost of food. Plaice & Chips £5.25, Cod & Chips £5.25, 2 Sausages & Chips £3.40, Chips £1.50. Bar till late! Limited numbers, so book early to avoid disappointment! Contact Mick on 431191 to reserve your team place.
Postwick Christmas Tree Festival.
On Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th Sunday December there will be a Christmas Tree Festival in the church. Everyone is invited to enter a tree decorated in the theme of A Christmas Carol. All ages welcome and the trees will be judged on the Sunday afternoon at 4pm. Prizes given for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places. The festival will close by singing a few Christmas Carols.
Sat, 6th December – 10.00 – 12.00, in the village hall (running concurrently with the Xmas Tree Festival). All the old favourites: Christmas Hamper, Cake Stall, Tombola and many more. Donations for the Tombola, Hamper and cake stall will be much appreciated.
Anyone wishing to book a table for the Bazaar, please contact Lynne on (See paper version).
A “Wine and Soup Evening”.
Friday 12th December. For the ticket price of £10 you will be able to taste, and drink, a variety of wines and also hot, homemade soup will be available. For those who prefer cheese and wine, or alternatives, please feel free to bring along your own choices – the wine will still be included in the price! The bar will also be open. More details to follow in next newsletter but please put the date in your diary.
Carol Singing around Postwick Village
Monday 15 December at 6.30 pm
at the Lych Gate Postwick Church.
We would very much welcome families/parishioners
to come along for this fun festive event. In aid of the Pat Atkinson’s Vidyial Trust. Bring a torch!
Postwick Donkey Service
Sunday 21 December at 4.30 pm
A lovely service to get you into the Christmas spirit.
Especially appealing to families and donkey-lovers!
Christmas Day: The bar will be open as usual from 12:00- 2:00pm.
Steven 31/10, Reuben 7/11, Derek 14/11, 21/11 Mathew, 28/11 Di, 5/12 Steven, 12/12 Reuben, 19/12 Derek, 26/12 Mathew – More volunteers always welcome!