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Here you can find latest information relevant to our Parish and Parishoners.

Latest Evenley Events

Latest Evenley Events

For all the latest events and activities going on in Evenley

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Evenley Film Club

For the latest film guide to films to be shown in 2017 at Evenely Village Hall Cinema; please click here


Evenley Parish Walks

 All walks meet at the village shop. Walks will take place whatever the weather so please wear appropriate clothing and footwear. Some routes may be altered due to conditions on the day.

The latest walks have been added to village calender.


Evenley Arts presents

Play reading - Roots

Friday 22nd September at 7.00 pm

15 Church Lane, Evenley Roots by Arnold Wesker presents the struggles of an uneducated working class woman. Contact Carrie or Kevin if you want to come to read or listen.

Understanding Music

Tuesdays at 3.00 pm 15 Church Lane, Evenley

This is a course of six one hour sessions for absolute beginners in music theory. It will cover such things as scales, chords, notation. If you sing in choirs but cannot read music or just want to no more, this is for you.

There is no charge. Contact Kevin.

Autumn Song with Polymnia

Saturday 14th October at 7.30 pm St George’s Church, Evenley

Polymnia is a chamber choir of 22 voices based in Milton Keynes. The choir has sung in Italy, Spain and Croatia as well as concerts closer to home.

 Tickets are £10 (no concessions) which includes canapés at the interval. Wine and soft drinks available for donations. Proceeds to St George’s Church. Tickets from Carrie or Kevin on 702300 or kevinoregan54@btinternet.com

Wendy Freestone

Wednesday 8th November at 2.30 pm Evenley Village Hall NN13 5SH

Acclaimed artist and Evenley resident, Wendy will give a talk about her artwork and her career to date.  This year, her sculpture ‘Watching’ was chosen to be included in this year’s Royal Academy Summer Exhibition and attracted much attention and sales.  We are delighted that Wendy is taking time off to talk to us. Tickets (including refreshments) £5 from Carrie or Kevin

The Stage is Yours

Friday 17th November at 7.30pm Evenley Village Hall NN13 5SH

Read a poem, tell a story, do a comedy turn, sing a song, do a short piece of drama...the stage is yours! You can of course just come and watch! If you want to perform, let us know soon. Fruit juices available but please bring your own drink – glasses will be provided. Tickets £2.50p (performers free) from Carrie or Kevin on 01280 702300 or email kevinoregan54@btinternet.com

Ben Waters

Friday 24th November 2016 8.00 pm Evenley Village Hall NN13 5SH

Returns for his second concert in Evenley.

Full details on  village calender.

 

Please note all meetings start at 7.30 pm at Evenley Village Hall unless otherwise advertised

Meeting dates 2017

Monday 30th January

Monday 27th February

Monday 3rd April (Annual Parish Meeting)

Monday 15th May (Annual Meeting of the Council)

Monday 3rd July

Monday 4th September

Monday 2nd October

Monday 6th November

Monday 4th December

 

 

Village Hall Club Winners

The draw winners are:

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Well done to the following, who were the lucky winners of this months draw:

Congratualtions to the following November winners:

1st       No. 86             Maddie Furnivall

2nd      No. 143           Matt Brown

3rd       No. 24             Tony Hollis

4th       No. 82              Mical de Boer

5th       No. 103            Isobel Inshaw

Please note that December will be the last month that numbers will be eligible for the draw for all those who pay by any means other than Standing Order.  If anyone would like to change to this method of payment you can either do it direct on-line with your bank or fill in a copy of the attached standing order form HERE and take it to your bank.  If you have a problem downloading this form do please let Sue know and she will  pop a copy round to you.

 If you would like to register to take part or have any queries, please contact Sue Waller preferably by e-mail:

sue@martinandsue.com

telephone: 01280 30838

 

Latest Road News

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A43 Abthorpe Traffic Management Bulletin

End of works letter - Abthorpe roundabout


IMPROVEMENTS TO A43 TESCO ROUNDABOUT 

September 14th 2017 Advance notification of highway improvement works & location plans

Evenley Parish Council has learnt from NCC that "Highways England" have plans in place to IMPROVE PEDESTRIAN access across the A43 improving the links between Evenley and Brackley.  

  • Three traffic light controlled crossings are planned (shown in red on the plan which can be found by clicking here);
  • together with changes to the alignment of the roundabout and
  • introducing three lanes on A43 at the roundabout entrances to increase the number of vehicles that can navigate the A43 north and southbound. 

The works are being planned to complete 2017