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By the community, for the community

Letters from your Parish and District councillors,

Parish notices, and advice from our Village Agent

Update on Neighbourhood Plan

Services and activites at Eastington Methodist Church

And St Micheal and All Angels’

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

News from our ECO, PROWD, Jolly Joggers, Slimming World, Akerton Rangers,  the Eastington Community Land Trust, and more


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What’s On, the Blue Pages and other goodies.

In this issue…

Editorial by Andrew  Niblett

Some words from Citizen’ Advice

An invitation from Frampton Bowls Club, Gloucestershire Outdoor Group, The Horse Show and other events and advertisements

Results from the Spring Flower Show and

An interview with Ellie and Julie at the Old Badger

Don’t forget to visit the What’s On pages for more events details

June-July 2016

Photo: Kevin Watkins

Eastington’s lost Manor House - Stephen Mills

Walk in my Shoes’

Sunday 5th June

PROWD Meeting

Mon 6th June, 10am @ Kings Head

PROWD June walk

Sun 19th June, 2pm @ Badger

Celebration of Church Music

Sunday 12th June, 6pm

Duck Races

Sunday 26th  June, 12:15

Eastington Church BBQ

 2nd July, 5:30pm

CLT Public Meetings

Likely dates: 11/ 16 th July

Eastington Horse Show

Saturday 6th August

NDP Referendum

11th August

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No. 157  Jun-July   2016

Eastington Community News Magazine.  Community news for and by the people of Eastington, Gloucestershire