At the January Village Consultation Meeting the group proposed the replacement of the old planters along the green. The planters have now been renewed with a center piece, spring bedding and bulbs. Thanks to Steve and Amanda Burroughs from Amenity Landscape Services for sourcing materials and supplying their labour free of charge, for DPPC paying for materials and Stranton Nursery for donating the bulbs. Going forward the proposal is to plant up twice a year. Spring bedding at the end of October and Summer bedding at the end of May. If you would like to maintain a planter (be responsible for watering, weeding and dead heading) please contact Michael, the Dalton Piercy Parish Clerk.
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Tuesday 4th – Village Consultation Meeting 7:30 Village Hall
Friday 7th – Meeting with Wildlife Trust and Dalton Piercy Parish Council Representative to discuss future Batts management. Public are welcome, meet by boulders at entrance to the Batts at 13:00
Sunday 9th – At 10:30 Village Litter-Pick and General Tidy-Up, would welcome volunteers. Meet at the Christmas Tree
Thurday 13th – DPPC Meeting 7:30 Village Hall
Spotted Cow, Elwick 01429 266373
Every Wednesday Social Club at 2pm, bingo, tea, coffee, scones.
February Special – Fish and chips with mushy peas with 2 slices of bread and butter 12 noon until 4pm – £10 for two.
Friday 28th February – Ladies Night and Ann Summers Party £4 per ticket.
All February – Two grills with a carafe of wine – £25
Please be aware thieves/opportunists are working in this area. A number of cars and the village hall at Elwick have been broken into, and valuables have been taken. If you notice anyone or anything suspicions please contact the police immediately.