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By the community, for the community

Letters from your Parish and District councillors,

And advice from our Village Agent

The NDP is ‘finished’, and WoS gets the go-ahead

Easter celebrations at EMC.  and St Michael’s

And a report on the xmas tree festival

News from the School, Playgroup, and activities for little ones

Some road safety news and advice, a report from OHMG trustees and news from our  clubs and societies.

A wordsearch puzzle for the little ones.

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In this issue…

Editorial -  By the community for the community,

              - could you contribute?

Rotary reports on Santa’s visit,

thanks to the knitters - and a SIA fish and chip supper

Job opportunities at Orchard Leigh,

some upcoming events, and a new broadband provider

Thursday  4 th Feb   Ecotricity public meeting  Village Hall from 2-­7  pm.

Thursday  4 th Feb   ECO mid-­winter gathering  8 pm at Millend

Thursday 11 th Feb   Gigaclear   MEETING CANCELLED

Friday     26 th  Feb   Rotary spring quiz  Elmore Village Hall 7:30 pm

Eastington is BBC Radio Gloc. Village of the Week Millend Mill gets an award And it’s first residents

We get better broadband at last, become village of the week, and the mill gets an award

What are bees for anyway?

Village of the Week! Millend Mill Award Broadband News Eastington Primary School
No. 155  Feb - Mar  2016