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Bluebell Teas –

Bluebell Weekend – Sunday and Monday 5th & 6th May – cream teas and homemade cakes in Badby Village Hall from 1 – 5pm on both days, when  the bluebells should be in full bloom in Badby Woods. Proceeds to Village … Continue reading

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Badby & Farthingstone Cricket Club News –

With the new season starting on Sunday, May 5 at Stoke Bruerne our newly-formed club has been busy getting organised for the testing summer ahead. After the winter’s hard work put in by the ground staff the playing area is … Continue reading

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Notre Dame Cathedral –

Following the initiative suggested by the British Ambassador to France, Edward Llewellyn, the Archbishops of Canterbury and York are today [April 16] encouraging, where possible, all cathedrals and churches across England to toll a bell for 7 minutes at 7pm this … Continue reading

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Annual Spring Plant Sale on Sunday May 12 –

The Badby and District Horticultural Society ANNUAL SPRING PLANT SALE will take place in Badby Village Hall (NN11 3AF) on Sunday, May 12 2019  from 1.30 to 4.00pm. There will be produce from local nurseries as well as home grown … Continue reading

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FLOWER POT CHALLENGE –

Enter Floral Bee’s FLOWER POT CHALLENGE being held at the Badby & District Horticultural Society’s Plant Sale on Sunday 12th May 2019. Raise awareness of your group, activity, event or special interest.  Create a display in a ‘flower pot’ related … Continue reading

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Badby Bal le 27 avril 2019 –

Spring is here (we hope) and we are pleased to announce that the next Bal will be held on Saturday, April 27 in Badby Village Hall , The Green, Badby, Northants  NN11 3AF. The meal will be from 7.00 pm … Continue reading

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Badby Bird Notes – late March 2019 –

Going for a walk around the woods a week after my last visit, when I saw no bluebells out, I now saw hundreds of them: no carpet of blue yet but easy to spot flowers in several parts of the … Continue reading

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Cleaning St Mary’s Church in April 2019

There was insufficient room in the April edition of the LINK  to include the full church cleaning rota, so here it is: w/b 1:  Gill Nelson, Lib Chapman, Jo Hind, Sue Berry w/b 8:  Ann Cotton, Monique Shortt, Ann Syred … Continue reading

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Badby Bird Notes for Feb / March 2019 –

A walk around Badby Woods on a sunny morning in the middle of March reveals a carpet of bluebell plants but, not surprisingly, no flowers yet.  Some spring flowers are in evidence though. A few lesser celandines and wood anemones … Continue reading

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Teas for Open Gardens Day –

Five gardens in Badby will be opening on Sunday 19th May for the NGS. We will be offering teas in St Mary’s Church once more and I am looking for volunteers to help. Can you spare sometime in the afternoon … Continue reading

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