Monthly Archives: June 2018

New guide to care and support in Norfolk

A new, updated Norfolk – Your guide to care and support for adults 2018/19 was published last week in association with Norfolk County Council.  It gives readers crucial information on how to find and access care and support services throughout the county. If … Continue reading

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New Church Window

Following on from the story on 25 April, two months on and the window is finished.  The two photos below show it in all its glory.  We’ll endeavour to check it out from within the church and report back, but … Continue reading

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Dog Walking in Claxton

Although only a small area, we are lucky to have some lovely footpaths and rights of way through Claxton, including part of the Wherryman’s Way.  We are a dog loving village and, of course, the paths are enjoyed by both … Continue reading

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Quiz Night 2018 report

10 teams turned out on Saturday evening to compete for the Claxton Quiz Challenge Cup (actually we don’t have a trophy – yet).  In a closely-fought contest marked by judicious use of Jokers and numerous sighs of exasperation at the fickleness of short-term memory, the … Continue reading

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Community Café – remaining dates in 2018

Following today’s Café, the dates for the second half of 2018 have been published and are as shown below.

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Fair on the Yare Dog Show

Congratulations to Willow (owner Johnny Blaza) and Jasmine (owner Harley Goodson) who were placed Champion and Reserve Champion in this year’s Dog Show at the Fair on the Year.  Willow and Johnny only moved to Claxton recently.  What a welcome.

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Fair on the Yare 2018 – Another successful event

Well there it is.  Another Fair on the Yare drew to a close yesterday afternoon, once again blessed by beautiful weather (unlike the previous day).  We estimate that, while the numbers were slightly down on 2017, we still had between … Continue reading

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