Blackdown News, Parish Events March 2015


Coronation Hall, Mary Tavy
Tuesdays and Most Fridays
Short Mat Bowls. Tuesdays 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Most Fridays 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. For more details Tel: Jo Albon 01822-810356

Moorland Outreach 
Mary Tavy Methodist Hall
Wednesday, 4 March
Speaker: Dr. Peter Fox, (Tavistock)

Mary Tavy Methodist Hall
Saturday, 7 March
Coffee morning and "Craft Market" 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. - Kindly Tel: 01822-820575 to book a table.

Tavistock Parish Centre
Saturday, 7 March
The Friends of St. Eustachius' Quiz Night. 7:00 p.m. for 7:15 p.m. Tickets £5 - to include a pasty as 'half time refreshment' - available from the parish office. All very welcome.  


Peter Tavy Methodist Chapel
Thursday, 12 March
Soup lunches. 12 noon - 1:30 p.m. All welcome.

Nicholls' Hall, Lydford (Neighbouring Parish)
Friday, 13 March
A talk about Antarctica by Luke Francis. 7:30 p.m. Tickets £5 on the door, which includes refreshments.

Coffee Morning, (In Aid of Tavy St. Mary Church, Mary Tavy)
Saturday, 14 March
4 The Oaks, Bal Lane, Mary Tavy
Coffee Morning, bring and buy, cakes and raffle, 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon, by kind invitation of Mrs. Sheila Scott. All welcome.

A Dartmoor Evening in Peter Tavy.
Saturday, 14 March
Peter Tavy Village Hall 7:00 p.m.
An evening of traditional entertainment and supper, Music, Songs, Stories, Readings, with another sketch, written by Donna Baker, performed by the Bell Ringers. In aid of Homeless ex-Servicemen and the Village Hall. Tickets £8 (adults); £7 (concessions); £4 (children) and £20 (family) from Steve and Ali Carreck Tel: 01822-810868.  

Mary Tavy Methodist Chapel
Wednesday, 18 March  
Open for coffee, chat, jigsaw swap. 10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. to coincide with Devon Library Van at the War Memorial bus stop 10:45 a.m. - 11:10 a.m. A welcome to all. 


Brentor Garden Club
Thursday, 19 March
Brentor Village Hall 7:30 p.m.
A talk and slideshow by the Barn Owl Trust.

Coffee Morning, (In Aid of St. Peter's Church, Peter Tavy)
Saturday, 21 March
Manor Farm House Cudlipptown
Coffee Morning from 10:30 a.m. by kind invitation of Mrs. Janet Bedford 


St. Eustachius' Church
Saturday, 21 March
Mount Kelly Choral Society concert, 7:30 p.m. Tickets £8, available from Bookstop or on the door. All warmly invited.



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Blackdown News, Parish Events February 2015


Coronation Hall, Mary Tavy
Tuesday, 3 February
 Bowls every Tuesday 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. All welcome

Moorland Outreach
Wednesday, 4 February
Mary Tavy Methodist Chapel, 2:00 p.m.
Speaker: Revd. Stephen Cook (Team Rector of Okehampton).  All welcome.

Mary Tavy Twinning Association Quiz Night
Saturday, 7 February
Coronation Hall, 7:30 p.m.
Tickets £5 per person (£3 for children) Maximum of 6 per table. To include a ploughmans, please bring your own drinks and glasses. Advance tickets available from Doreen Tel:- 01822-810824 or Howard Tel:- 01822 - 810519. Tickets also available from Martin and Tracey at the Mary Tavy Post Office.

Lydford (Neighbouring Parish) in Aid of St. Petroc's Church
Saturday, 7 February
Nicholls' Hall, 2:00 p.m.
A talk by Simon Dell MBE, entitled 'Murders on the Moor'. Tickets £5 on the door which includes Tea and Cake.

Tavistock Parish Church 
Saturday, 7 February
'Singing Sunny Side Up' -a concert of light entertainment presented by the Friends of St. Eustachius'. Rosemary Turner, Colin Arthur and Peter Bawden accompanied by Mary Mazur Park with CANORYONLOWEN. 7:30 p.m. Tickets £7, under 18 free, available from Bookstop or Tavistock parish office. 

Peter Tavy Methodist Chapel
Thursday, 12 February
Soup lunches. 12 noon - 1:30 p.m. All welcome.

Mary Tavy Methodist Chapel
Wednesday, 18 February
Coffee and Jigsaw Swap 10:30 - 11:45 a.m. to coincide with the Devon Library Van at the War Memorial bus stop 10:45 - 11:10 a.m.

Brentor Garden Club
Thursday, 19 February
Brentor Village Hall 7:30 p.m.
A talk by Jeremy Wilson entitled "Camellias".

Villages in Action
Friday,  27 February
Peter Tavy Village Hall 7:30 p.m.
"Ultimate Brass Concert" by ORICHALCUM WORLD OF BRASS. "A family show, guaranteed to entertain, educate and enthral". Tickets:- Adults £7.50 Concessions £6; Children £3.50 available from Dawn Sherrell Tel:- 01822-810552 or Mary Wheddon Tel:- 01822-810123.

Villages in Action
Friday,  27 February
Coronation Hall, Mary Tavy 7:30 p.m.
"Me, Myself and Miss Gibbs" with Francesca Millican-Slater. Tickets:- Adults £7.50 Concessions £5:50 Children £4.00 available from Jenny Roe Tel: 01822-810092 and Mary Tavy Post Office. Please bring your own food and drink.





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