Presented by Anne Douglas
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Crosthwaite Village Hall Committee are seeking to appoint a cleaner for the Hall. The hall is cleaned on a weekly basis, the day and time is negotiable. Job share is welcome, and the rate of pay is favourable. For details and full job description, please contact Anne Douglas, 015395 68743, mobile 07813489620, email
Lyth Valley Farmers Discussion Group will meet at Gilpin Inn at 7.30pm on Monday November 26th. The speaker will be Mrs Sarah Kitchen, and the subject is ‘NFU and Future of Farming’.
Crosthwaite Panto tickets have gone on sale. ‘Dracula and the (approximately)7 Dwarfs’ will be performed at Argles Memorial Hall on Friday 25th and Saturday 27th January 2019, adults £9, children £4.50. Tickets are always in great demand for this fabulous village event, so get yours now to avoid disappointment. Available from the Exchange, Jim Bownass, 015395 68203, Marilyn Shuttleworth, 015395 68522, and Roger Smith, 015395 68671.
Crosthwaite Primary School Bee Keeping Club Members have been busy, and this year’s honey has been prepared ready for sale. Jars are available from the school, at £2 each. All proceeds go towards supporting future development of the school bee keeping club.
Crosthwaite Bowling Club enjoyed their Annual Dinner at Carus Green Golf Club on November 14th, followed by their AGM on Friday November 16th. Although the green is now closed for maintenance, the club will re-open in April 2019. New members are most welcome to join this thriving village club, for further details contact the club secretary, Pat Walker on 015395 68584.
Crosthwaite Christmas Fair takes place in Argles Memorial Hall on Saturday December 1st at 10am. Admission is 50p. There will be a chance for the children to meet Santa, make a party hat and enjoy some festive fun. There will be food stalls including Savin Hall Meats and Appleby Creamery Cheeses, and the popular WI cake and produce stall. Orders will be taken for wreaths, for delivery nearer to Christmas. Local Arts and crafts will also be on sale, along with festive refreshments.
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