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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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Cricket News for July 2019 –

BADBY & FARTHINGSTONE CC ROUND-UP …. AND THE WINS KEEP ON COMING      With their latest victory  – against old rivals South Northants Council in an evening 20/20 match – making it five wins out of seven for the season, the … Continue reading

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Coffee Morning, June 18

  The monthly coffee morning in St Mary’s Church will be held on Tuesday (June 18) from 10.30am to  12 noon. Villagers and walkers will be welcomed for coffee, tea, home-made cake and chat.    

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Badby bird notes – June 2019 –

Young blue tits have fledged from one of our nest boxes in the last two weeks and are now amongst a variety of young birds we’re seeing in the garden. These include coal tit, great tit, greenfinch and goldfinch. Sadly, … Continue reading

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TEA AND MEET is SPECIAL !

TEA AND MEET is SPECIAL ! One afternoon every month for Badby People to meet Badby People. There is no membership, no age limit (high or low ) and no charge. Just come along to enjoy cake, a drink and … Continue reading

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Flower Pot Challenge winner –

There were 14 entries for the innovative competition that Badby Floral Bee’s Liz Hudson set up for the Horticultural Society’s Plant Sale. Jackie Peel’s entry, representing the the ‘Knit Wits’ who knit for charity and mental health groups, was judged … Continue reading

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