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FALFIELD PARISH COUNCIL -
The Parish Council is looking to fill 3 MEMBER VACANCIES by co-
FALFIELD PARISH COUNCIL MEETINGS.
the next regular bi-
Weather records for January 2014
Highest Temperature recorded during month 12.9oC. Lowest Temperature recorded during month -
Total rainfall in month: 114.3 mm. Total days with rain recorded: in month 26. Air Frost: 11
Total rainfall year to date: 707.8 mm. Total rain days year to date: 172.
THE BIG CLEAN SATURDAY 29th MARCH 2014 10am – 1.00pm
Please come along and help clean up the village. Meet at Falfield Village Hall at
10.am Black sacks, recycling sacks gloves and litter pickers (Prongs not people!)
are provided. Please wear suitable clothing. All will be rewarded with a drink and
a bacon butty or hotdog on completion
All ages welcome but children need to be accompanied by an adult.
Organised by Falfield Parish Council (Sponsored by South Glos Council)
Wettest month: December with 118.8mm of rainfall.
Hottest Day: 13th July with a recorded 34.3 oC.
Coldest Day: 14th March with a recorded -
Comparison between 2012 and 2013.
Total rain in 2013 was 707.8mm against 919.5mm in 2012. The total number of days in 2013 with reported rain in excess of 0.3mm were 172 against 208 days in 2012.
There were a reported 73 air frosts reported in 2013 against 59 in 2012.
For more detailed information go to the Weather information page.
WEB SITE SPONSORSHIP
The Gables Hotel continue to sponsor the Village web site for another year.
Once again The Gables Hotel are covering the costs for the Village web site to operate for another 12 months. This will be the 5th year that they have supported the village web site.
Click on the links below for more details on up and coming events at The Gables Hotel during 2013
Our thanks must also go to Link-
WELCOME TO THE FALFIELD WEB SITE
Please come in and browse around – I hope that parishioners and visitors will find the pages of the updated website useful and interesting and would welcome your feedback and comments on the website, and any suggestions for how it could be improved. And of course if you spot any inaccuracies or typos, please do draw them to my attention.
There is much practical information and links to activities and events taking place
in and around the village. You will find details on the website about the work of
the Parish Council including Minutes provided by the Parish Clerk and you will also
find information of the general history of the village.
Village institutions, clubs and social groups are beginning to be represented on the website’s pages and I would like to include everyone. So, if you are involved with a local group and would like a presence on the website, please let me know. Similarly, if you would like to publicise an up-
You will also find various information on the history of the village
This website is in the process of ongoing development and l would be extremely grateful for feedback from villagers on its style and content.
5 ALIVE MAGAZINE
The MARCH 2014 issue of the 5 Villages Alive which covers the villages of Rockhampton, Cromhall, Falfield, Tortworth and Tytherington is now available to view on line. Click here to go the the 5 Alive page.
FALFIELD 100 CLUB
Winners in the March draw were
1st 104 Mrs G Barber 2nd 172 Mrs J Hathway 3rd 118 Mr R Hook
If you can knit, sew, make pots, soap, wooden toys, jam, chutney, grow plants, paint pictures, or have any other talent which can make money to to help Syrian refugees and our local churches, we would appreciate your support.
More details will be coming soon.
MICHAELMAS FAYRE 27th SEPT
5 ALIVE MAGAZINE
The Curry Night in aid of The Leprosy Mission was a sell-
Many thanks to all who contributed in any way and most of all to Pushpa and the Panesar family who made the curry and were so supportive of the event.
A THANK YOU