Monthly Archives: October 2014

Folk night –

Crick-based Folk Fold will be providing an entertaining evening at the village hall on Saturday, November 8. The evening of folk music and laughter includes a mix of Traditional English Folk, Bob Dylan, Jake Thackray, Leonard Cohen and the amusing songs … Continue reading

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Do you want to learn Spanish, or improve it?

¡Hola! Small and friendly Spanish classes, taught by a native Spanish speaker with 16 years’ experience, at the Cricket Pavilion in East Haddon (NN6 8BU). Beginners                  Mondays 12.10 & 13.40 Intermediate             Tuesdays  09.00 & 10.30 Advanced … Continue reading

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News on Badby Woods

During autumn 2014, thinning operations will take place in Badby Wood to improve the health and quality of the habitat in addition to producing timber and firewood as a sustainable carbon lean product. The work will represent sustainable use of … Continue reading

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Rubbish dump on your doorstep?

It may have escaped most Badby residents, but a new rubbish dump is appearing on property near the top of Bunkers Hill. The evidence is in the photographs, and here are some extracts from a letter sent by Badby Parish Council to … Continue reading

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Daventry Christmas Hamper appeal …

Following on from Daventry & District Over Fifties Forum (DOFs) successful 2013 Christmas Hamper campaign, DOF and partners have decided to run this campaign for a second year. Can you help? Christmas Helping Hampers Promo flyer final pdf

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Vision for Badby – Where do we go from here?

A new Vision for Badby As you know from previous items in The Link and elsewhere, a group of Badby parish residents has been meeting since the beginning of the year to look into the pros and cons of producing … Continue reading

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Motocross –

Southam Motocross Club have a scheduled AMCA meeting at Arbury Hill on Sunday, Oct 19.  This is the last motocross event notified to the parish council for this year. Event cancelled due to low entries.

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Air Ambulance –

David Fennell collected donations of £217.90 for the air ambulance service at the machinery display in his field at Badby Fayre  

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Badby Bird Notes – October 2014 –

The second brood of house martins from the nest under our eaves fledged in early September and any remaining house martins around the village disappeared soon after. Apart from one brief sighting of a hobby near Badby Woods, the only … Continue reading

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BDHS Pub Meet – 16th October

Dear Horticultural Society members, the October Pub meet is tomorrow, 16th, 7.30pm in The Maltsters, Badby. Hope some of you can make it. If not, then we’ll maybe see you at our AGM on 14th November, where our speaker will … Continue reading

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