May Events


Next Dalton Piercy Parish Council Meeting: 8th May – Village Hall

Spotted Cow Elwick

World Cup Football – England games live

All Day Food Sundays – Lunch 12-4pm, normal menu 5-9pm

General Knowledge Quiz – Thursdays 9pm

Bingo, Tea and Scones – Wednesdays 2pm

Elwick + Dalton Piercy Parishes Picnic on The Green at Elwick

Bank holiday 5th May, 2 until 5pm, afternoon of fun, bring your own picnic.

John Grundy, North East TV historian will open the event. Find out more about Elwick’s past and recent research to date.

Elwick WI Hall Activities

Womens Institute – 1st Monday of the month 7-9:30pm.

Painting Class – Tuesdays 9:30am-12:30pm.

Young Farmers Club – Tuesdays fortnightly 7:30pm.

Craft morning – Wednesdays 10am-noon.

Whist – Wednesdays 7pm.

For Hall bookings please ring Mrs Sylvia Jobson: tel 01429 275340 or mob 07503 332927



Batts Walkabout with Ian Bond

Ian Bond is HBC’s ecologist. He has worked for HBC for 10 years. Amongst his remit he is responsible for the management of endangered species in the area. He is a renowned lecturer and author.

This April, he took time out of his busy schedule to walk around the Batts nature reserve with the Village Consultation Group. The Chairman Chris Collins asked Ian to submit his management recommendations for the Batts. To download a copy of his report, click this link: Dalton Batts management recommendations 2014.