Village News

  1. HM The Queen's 90th Birthday Celebrations

    By Barry Woods , Editor on October 19th, 2015

    Although the following is addressed to local councils, I am publicising it further as organising an event may appeal to other local organisations. FAO All Local Councils Lady Euston has contacted the SALC Chairman, Cllr. John Williams, requesting …

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  2. Rock 'n' Roll Evening

    By ORAC on October 17th, 2015

    You may be aware that ORAC were planning to hold a Rock ‘n’ Roll evening on Saturday 24th October – however – due to only a little interest from people in the village, this has had to be cancelled. ORAC is very aware that this is now the …

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  3. Pre School Stay and Play

    By Occold Pre School on October 17th, 2015

    We are opening up preschool to anybody who has a child who will be 2 years old on their next birthday, so that you can come along to a relaxed environment and join us for an afternoon of Stay & Play. Even if you don’t have a child – we would …

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  4. Police Attendance at PC Meetings

    By Gareth Wilson, Chief Constable on October 16th, 2015

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  5. Parish Council takes over ownership of website

    By Colin Cripps, Chairman, Occold Parish Council on October 15th, 2015

    Since it was set up the village website has been owned and maintained by Barry Woods, a service which he has performed in a private capacity and at his own expense as a community-minded individual. It was recently suggested that it might be more …

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  6. Warm Homes Healthy People

    By Suffolk County Council on October 7th, 2015

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  7. MSDC Funding for Community Projects

    By MSDC on October 7th, 2015

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  8. Congratulations Tom & Gladys

    By Pat & Barry Woods on September 26th, 2015

    At Occold Autunn Fayre on Sat, 26 Sep 15, Tom and Gladys Ashton from Bedingfield were presented with a commemorative necklace in recognition of 71 years of wedded bliss. Regretably, Tom could not be there on this occasion. Gladys akso showed us her …

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  9. Occold Cemetery Clearing

    By Gillian Richardson on September 23rd, 2015

    Hello to all of those helpful people in Occold, who are willing to give up a few hours of their time to help tidy up the village cemetery. We have a date for the autumn ,work should then last through until spring time. Saturday 31st October …

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  10. PCC Crime Survey

    By Tim Passmore, Police & Crime Commissioner on August 19th, 2015

    Tim Passmore is encouraging Suffolk residents to take part in a University Campus Suffolk (UCS) survey to help understand perceptions of crime, anti-social behaviour and local policing services in Suffolk. Your views are really important so we hope …

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