News from the Village of Carlby – Feb 2023


The Carlby Kofukan Karate Club practices an old traditional form of karate in the style of Shito-Ryu. We practice Kata and fighting techniques for gradings and competitions under the instruction of Nigel Parsons 5th Dan blackbelt. We hold a mixed session of children and adults every Monday at Carlby Village Hall Monday 6-30pm to 8-30pm. Please contact:- Nigel on 07802 223388 or

CARLBY AND DISTRICT WI. Our next meeting will be on 14th February 2023 and will have a hands-on science theme. Guests will be welcome.

We meet on the second Tuesday of the month, usually in Carlby Village Hall. For more information about our meetings please contact Sarah Cardew on 077857 51909 We are now on Carlby Life Instagram, Facebook and Village Support Carlby WhatsApp.

CARLBY BOWLS CLUB Winter bowls continues in the village hall Wednesday evenings 7.30 to 9.30 p.m. New Members welcome to try the game and hopefully join the Club. More information from Roger Shead 01778 392838 or 07503 555123.

Club registration night will be on 1st March 2023 in the Village Hall when players sign up for the summer season and year ahead. The Club is planning again to enter two teams in the Stamford and District League playing Monday and Friday evenings and Friendly Wednesday afternoon matches as well. New Members needed and very welcome.

CARLBY WALKERS Our monthly walks take place on the 2nd Wednesday of the month and all villagers and their friends are welcome to come along for a walk of between 3 and 5 miles. These walks are relaxed and friendly led by volunteers and information of the route is sent out to regular walkers or can be obtained by contacting Dave Richardson a week prior to the walk on 07817 776341 or email


Are you looking for a New Challenge?
Are you interested in Carlby and the Parish you live in?

Would you like to help the other Parish Councillors’ make decisions for your village?

There is a vacant seat on the Parish Council.
If you would like to know more please contact :

Local Elections May 2023 at which Elections for the coming 4 year term will take place.

Dates of future Parish Council meetings

All meetings Start at 19:30 with a public forum at which members of the public are able to speak on matters relating to the relevant agenda or bring ideas and comments to the Parish Council for future discussion. All meetings are held in the Village Hall
21 March

17 May
18 July
Wed 13 September
21 November
Annual Parish Meeting. TBC between 1 Apr-1 June 2023


Hooray for Hollywood! This month were off to the

movies and the glamour of Hollywood with our themed quiz. Lights, camera, action……

Fully licensed bar – with real ale Doors open at 8.00 p.m – 11.00 p.m

Fully licensed bar – with real ale Doors open at 8.00 p.m – 11.00 p.m