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News from the Village of Essendine – Jan 2021

Essendine Parish Council would like to wish everyone a very merry and safe Christmas and we hope that 2021 will bring us all freedom and normality once again.  Please note: The office will be closed from Thursday 17th December – 4 January 2021  The next meeting of the Parish Council

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From The RSPB – Jan 2021

WINTER HOMES FOR WILDLIFE  f you can, take care not to disturb creatures hibernating in the corner of a shed, or under vegetation.  Leaves, dried stems and the seed heads of flowers provide shelter for over-wintering lacewings, ladybirds and other insects.  A pile of fallen branches is likely to have

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Neighbourhood Watch – Jan 2021

Cybercrime is now big business, especially as we are doing more and more shopping and business online.  Many crimes start with the use of your email details.  Neighbourhood Watch nationally is recommending that everyone should make their email safe by :  1) Creating a separate password for your email account 

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News from the Village of Belmesthorpe – Jan 2021

In C19th days when voting was rather more corrupt than it is now (though I’m sure Donald Trump would disagree,) Whig candidates, whose colour was blue, would buy pubs and inns in the constituency, and add “blue” to their names. They would then offer free ‘blue’ ale to drinkers in

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St. John’s Restoration & Renewal Plan update – Jan 21

Happy New Year to everyone in our villages! Wishing you health and  happiness in 2021 when hopefully life will get closer to resembling what we think of as ‘normality’. We’re still in Advent as I write this and we are indeed still ‘waiting in hope’ for a better future while

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Ryhall Parish Council – Jan 2021

Dave Amies – Chairman – The Post Office , Ryhall  Adrian Gombault – Vice Chairman – Elm Tree Cottage,Main Street , Belmesthorpe  David Wilby – County Councillor – Orchard House Essendine Road, Ryhall Stamford PE9 4HE dwilby@rutland.gov.uk  Richard Coleman – County Councillor – 5 Plover Road, Essendine Stamford PE94UR RColeman@rutland.gov.uk 

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News from the Village of Ryhall – Jan 2021

ARE YOU FORGIVING? OR UNFORGIVING?  2020 was the 75th anniversary of “VJ Day,” the celebration of the World War 2 victory over Japan, on the 15th August 1945.Well now then, I don’t wish to receive any answers from any of you, but for my family it caused more debate than

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Rev Jo’s Letter – Dec 2020

What are we doing about the Carol Service? Is there a Midnight Mass this year? And a Christingle? I’m asked this almost every day and as I write, I have  absolutely no idea. I have listed some of these and the other December services in the usual place on p.16,

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Ryhall Methodist Church – Dec 2020

Like all churches, we remain closed at present. Please see local notices for details of Christmas services, should they be permitted.  Our weekly Bible Study meetings have now changed the day to Thursdays at 2.30 on Zoom. If anyone else would like to join in, please contact me and I

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Ryhall Parish Council – Dec 2020

Dave Amies – Chairman – The Post Office , Ryhall  Adrian Gombault – Vice Chairman – Elm Tree Cottage,Main Street , Belmesthorpe  David Wilby – County Councillor – Orchard House Essendine Road, Ryhall Stamford PE9 4HE dwilby@rutland.gov.uk  Richard Coleman – County Councillor – 5 Plover Road, Essendine Stamford PE94UR RColeman@rutland.gov.uk 

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