Category Archives: Village greens

Play equipment –

At its extraordinary meeting on October 5 the parish council authorised the use of the new equipment on the Green for the under-fives by the village hall so long as coronavirus precautions are met. A new seat has been provided … Continue reading

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Conservation exhibitions for Badby and Hellidon

People with an interest in the history and heritage of the villages of Badby and Hellidon are invited to get involved in reviews of their conservation areas. Conservation areas have tighter planning controls for anyone seeking permission to alter or … Continue reading

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Lest we forget…..

Badby and Fawsley WI Knitwits Group have decorated the WI Centenary bench on the Village Green with hand knitted poppies in memory of all who have died. A place for quiet reflection. The Knitwits group was formed 5 years ago … Continue reading

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Village Clean-Up this Sunday, 26th March; everyone welcome!!

Once again  we will be doing various “clean-up” jobs in Badby this Sunday, meeting at 10.00 on the green by the Village Hall. Everyone is welcome to help out; it may be simple litter picking, sign scrubbing, verge mending, or … Continue reading

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Queen’s 90th birthday celebrations –

The weather in the morning wasn’t looking good at all whilst we were setting up for the Picnic for the Queen on Sunday 12th June but, luckily, everything changed and the sun came out in time for the afternoon. Many … Continue reading

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The Queen’s 90th birthday –

Bring your own picnic and seats or blankets for the village picnic on The Green on Sunday afternoon, June 12 from 12.30pm. Hot, cold drinks including beer will be available in the village hall. There will be a marquee, entertainment, … Continue reading

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Horse Chestnut tree on the Green

Badby has sadly had to lose the big old Chestnut tree on the corner of Chapel Lane. These pictures show the extent of the rotten wood inside the trunk which made it impossible to let it stand any longer. Please … Continue reading

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