Westfield news
Westfield news

At last the spring flowers: are starting to appear, and the daffodils on the main road are a welcome sight as you come into the village. Take a look in the churchyard, too.

Services at the Parish Church: on Sunday are Holy Communion at 8am and Family Service at 10am, probably in the Parish Hall. The long-awaited boiler is installed in the church, but the final checks could not be completed in time for last Sunday’s service. Services are likely to return to the church on Ash Wednesday, 1st March, but watch out for details. Following the Family Service there will be a roast lunch at 1pm in the Parish Hall. Treat yourself for just £8, but please buy your tickets in advance from churchwardens or from Archers Butchers.

Great British Spring Clean: As part of this year’s Great British Spring Clean, the Parish Council have organised a Westfield Spring Tidy on Saturday 4th March from 10am until 12pm, starting at the Parish Hall. Hi-Viz jackets, litter pickers, black sacks and gloves will be available from the Parish Hall, and free refreshments provided. Volunteers old and new and all ages are welcome. We would love to see lots of you there to help keep Westfield looking great, so please spread the word! Contact Kate on 01424 756 973, or email: westfieldcouncil@gmail.com for more information.

Westfield Cricket Club: are holding a Quiz Evening at The New Inn on Sunday, March 5 at 6pm for 6.30pm start. This is for teams of up to six people, and admission is £5 per person. Call 01424 752800 to book your team.

The Westfield Community Association: spring newsletter should now have been delivered to all households. As usual, this is a wealth of information, and thanks go to Pauline and her team for producing it. Keep it handy!

The Westfield Village website: www.westfieldvillage.co.uk has all sorts of information about village organisations, events, news and views, Westfield Community Association and the Parish Council. Please use the website Contact page to email contributions for this column.

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