Village Hall: tonight (Thursday) Badapple Productions present Lights Out Land Girls in the village hall at 7.30pm. Tickets are still available from Pam on 340505.

Another reminder: that the Staveley Stampede is on Sunday, June 16 at 11am. Entries are coming in and quite a few runners have been seen jogging round the villages. Enter now via the village wesite

Church News: this Sunday (May 19) there will be a village service in All Saints, Staveley at 9.30am followed by Matins at 11am in Copgrove.

The Coronation Strawberry Tea and Plant Sale: will be on Staveley Village Green from 2.30-5pm on Saturday, June 1. This year there will be a throne competition when entrants are asked to decorate and transform any kind of chair. There will be prizes for for best children’s entry and best adult entry. For more details contact Glennis 0n 340575 or Faith on 340611.