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The following poem was written by Arita Price who lived in the village with her husband Peter in the 1970’s and 1980’s. This is the second poem the blog has posted; the first poem can be read by following the link –  Within View  of Our Church The Gap by Arita Price – Jan 1980 …

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Posted on: 19, March, 2019 | Author: editor
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The poem this Christmas has been selected by Sue Mckinnon. The poem ‘Balloons,’ by the American-born poet Sylvia Plath (1932-1963), opens with a description of how after Christmas we find decorations that seem to hang around for longer than expected. Balloons By Sylvia Plath Since Christmas they have lived with us, Guileless and clear, Oval …

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Posted on: 24, December, 2018 | Author: editor
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Posted by Carol Miller So what is Nordic Walking? Nordic Walking takes ordinary walking to another level by using poles that engage upper body muscles and reduces pressure on the lower joints.  This form of exercise originated from summer training of Cross Country Skiers and then became a recognised fitness activity which is very popular …

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Posted on: 10, October, 2018 | Author: editor

All Hallows Church is inviting you to Brunch at the Village Hall on Saturday, 7th April between 10:00am and 12 noon. There will be hot drinks with bacon and sausage butties. The invitation is extended to all and the event will also give you an opportunity you to meet and chat with the new vicar, …

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Posted on: 12, March, 2018 | Author: editor
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In December the blog outlined the changes to the Mobile Library Service and how it effects the village. The main change being the service provided from the Library Bus will move from a weekly to a fortnightly service. The bus will continue to visit on a Thursday. The list of the dates was included in …

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Posted on: 3, February, 2018 | Author: editor
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The Walkington Bowls Club held its annual presentation dinner at the Fergie on 17th October 2017 and the trophies were presented to the winners and runners up of the club competitions. All the finals were held over the Bank Holiday weekend in August and a full list of the competitions and winners can be found …

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Posted on: 21, October, 2017 | Author: editor
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