News from the Village of Carlby – Oct 2022

CARLBY KOFUKAN KARATE-DO ASSOCIATION 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 07802223388 or 

CARLBY AND DISTRICT WI invite you to our next meeting on 11th October in Carlby village Hall at 7.30pm. Come along to hear Sophie Cawdron tell us the story of her ‘Life as a Film Extra’. This is an open meeting and anyone is 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 or Sue Blessett on 01778 590312. 

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 con-tacting Dave Richardson a week prior to the walk on 07817 776341 or email a week prior to the walk on 07817 776341 or email 


After many reports of an increase in dog fouling around the village the Parish Council ran a ‘design a poster’ competition through the school holidays to promote bagging and binning dog waste in Carlby. Check out the notice board for winning entries. We urge all dog owners to act responsibly to keep our village a safe and enjoyable place for everyone. 

Date of future Parish Council meetings at 19:30 in the Village Hall are: 

2022: 15 November (budget setting meeting) 

2023: 17 Jan, 21 Mar. 17 May, 18 Jul, Wed 13 September, 21 Nov. 

All residents of Carlby are welcome to the meetings. We encourage you to attend to keep in touch. 

H.M Queen Elizabeth II 

There will be some pages in St Stephen’s Church for 

residents to write their messages of condolence/ remem-brance between 11 Sept – 16th October. 

These will form the Carlby book of condolences to be kept in the Church or Parish Council archives. Opening times can be found on the ‘Supporting Carlby Commu-nity‘ Facebook page or the ‘Carlbylife’ Instagram page. 


A talk for all the village by Fiona Ogg 

7.30 pm FRIDAY 7th OCTOBER 

St.Stephen’s Church, Carlby 

TICKETS £5, under 16’s FREE 

Nibbles and soft drinks included and 

Wine available on donation 

Proceeds go to church water project 

Contact Pauline 01778 590141, 


Saturday 15th October 

Celebrate the Harvest and all things 

autumnal this month. 

Fully licensed bar – with real ale 

Doors open at 8.00 p.m – 11.00 p.m 

Doors open at 8.00 p.m – 11.00 p.m