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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
The June newsletter appears below. We were grateful that they came to the Fair on the Yare and hope anyone who had contact picked up some useful tips.
Following May’s Community Café we now have 56 numbers taken, meaning there are still 144 left for everyone else. Congratulations to Dave Swinborne, whose No 1 was drawn out by the vicar this morning. Dave went home with a cheque for … Continue reading
Following today’s Café, the dates for the second half of 2018 have been published and are as shown below.
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.
The County Council have notified us that Folly Lane will be closed to all traffic between Tuesday 26 and Friday 29 June inclusive for essential work connected to the delivery of fibre-optic broadband to Claxton this Autumn. The map (right) shows … Continue reading
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
As foreshadowed in the recent Village newsletter, there will be an Open Day at Ducan’s Marsh for Claxton residents and selected wildlife groups. The poster below gives full details. The Village Hall will be selling tea, coffee, cakes etc for … Continue reading
John Packman’s May report can be read here.
The 2018 Fair on the Yare is only 2 weeks off now. Full details are in the posters below. .