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Badby & Fawsley W I in September –

Badby & Fawsley W I  meets on Thursday, September 12, 2019 at 7.30pm in Badby Village Hall. Heather Wilson will speak about   ‘Maker of Mad and Beautiful Things’  and will display some of the items she has made. For further … Continue reading

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Badby&Farthingstone Cricket Club Day –

The cricket club’s Open Day on Sunday, September 8, starts at 1pm. This is a chance to get to know the village’s newly-formed club who are planning a day of fun with a bbq, salads, cakes, refreshments, tombola and some cricket. … Continue reading

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Vandalism hits Badby Cricket Club –

Crime Prevention officers have been alerted to several incidents of vandalism and petty criminal damage at Badby & Farthingstone Cricket Club on Long Roods near Badby Woods. For several weeks the newly formed club has had fires, thefts, breakages as … Continue reading

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Visitors to Church –

On Saturday August 17, a group of about 40 members of the Northamptonshire Historic Churches Trust will be paying a short visit to St Mary’s Church as part of an annual Historic Churches Tour guided by Bruce Bailey.  Bruce was … Continue reading

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Bells ringing on Friday afternoon –

From 3pm on Friday (August 16), our bells rang out to a quarter peal rung by members of the Daventry Branch of the diocesan guild. The method was Plain Bob Doubles and it took 47 minutes continuous ringing.  Frances Williams … Continue reading

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Coffee morning and a view from on high –

The monthly coffee morning in St Mary’s Church was on Tuesday (August 20, 2019) from 10.30am to  12 noon. and was well patronised. Villagers, visitors and walkers were welcomed for coffee, tea, home-made cake and chat. There was another guided … Continue reading

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Badby bird notes for July 2019 –

We’ve had young of both great spotted and green woodpecker in our garden recently. They are both easily distinguished from their parents. A young great spotted woodpecker has an all red crown. The adult male only has a small area … Continue reading

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Good times at Badby and Farthingstone Cricket Club, July 2019 –

GOOD TIMES AT BADBY & FARTHINGSTONE CRICKET CLUB July got off to a great start with a comfortable win at Mears Ashby who filled a hole in our fixture list and provided a picturesque setting for our first away game … Continue reading

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Coffee morning and high view –

The monthly coffee morning in St Mary’s Church was held on Tuesday, July 16 from 10.30am to  12 noon. Villagers and walkers will be welcomed for coffee, tea, home-made cake and chat.    There was another guided tour to the … Continue reading

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Bellringing on Friday afternoon –

The Daventry Branch of the diocesan guild requested the use of Badby bells on Friday (June 5) afternoon from 3pm for about an hour.  The ringing was one in a series of monthly training quarter peals using six bells, on … Continue reading

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