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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.

 

Parish Council Meetings

Evenley Parish Council Meeting Dates 2017

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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 October winners:

1st       No. 10             Mike Bosher

2nd      No. 131           Kirsty Burnham

3rd       No. 166           Imogen Saunders

4th       No. 104            David Bush

5th       No. 147            Fergus Brown

 

IfIf you would like to register to take part or have any queriesqueries, please contact me preferably by e-mail on sue@martinandsue.com or if you don't like e-mailing, call me on 01280 308385.

Sue Waller

 

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