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End of Summer Ball 2018

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Marston Montgomery
End of Summer Charity Ball

Saturday 22nd September
It’s not long now until this years Summer Ball!
If you would still like a ticket then please do not hesitate to contact us.
If you have reserved a Ticket and not paid we would be most grateful if you could please send payment by the 12th September.
Look forward to seeing you on the 22nd! Mark, Rob & Will
Tickets are £55 per person
Mark Foley - 07828206568

Bank Account No: 64665593
Sort Code: 60-22-09

Cheque’s Payable to: ‘Marston Montgomery Club’

If you have any item or would like to donate a item for the Charity Auction then Please get in touch - all money raised goes to the School, Church & Hall!

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Lara Melda

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Village Hall Events

Weekly Fitness Class each Thursday at 2pm.

Upcoming Events at the Village Hall

French breakfast - Saturday 29th September

Chinese Auction - Saturday 17th November

Xmas Bazaar - Saturday 1st December. If you are interested in a stall then please contact Tania on 01889 590736 or 07515 832101

French Breakfast

Saturday 29th September
9.00am - 11.30am
Cost: £5.00 per Adult Children £3.00 (Under 11)
Also a Book Exchange so please bring any books that you would like to swap / exchange or donate.
Surplus books will stock the phone box.


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The next meeting is 17th September at 7.30pm in the Coronation Hall when our speaker is Olivia Dean on the History of Royal Crown Derby. Refreshments and Flowers - Alison Sharlot & Helen Foley. New Members always welcome.

Fitness Class

Weekly Fitness Class each Thursday at 2pm.

For further info contact: Tania 01889590736 or 07515832101
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Marston Singers

Our next scheduled meeting is on Wednesday September 5th, at West Thorpe, Riggs Lane, home of Alison & Ian at 7.30pm.
We will be discussing future meeting dates to review the night we meet to suit the majority of the group.
The meetings are light hearted and fun. New members welcome.
For more information contact Helen on 07817600448.

MMCH 100 Club Lotto Draw 2018

Coronation Hall 2018 Lotto
The seventh draw of the 2018 Lotto took place on 24th August at the Village Coffee Morning, 3 numbers drawn this month as follows:
1st Prize (£150) - Number 50
2nd Prize (£25) - Number 91
3rd Prize (£25) - Number 5

Defibrilator Training

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Our Community defibrillator generously donated by British Heart Foundation is for the benefit of our Community. This would be needed in case of cardiac arrest when directed by the Emergency Services.
I personally know of 2 people (outside of Marston Montgomery) who are thankfully here today as a result of receiving CPR, within the last 14 months.

Every year 30,000 people suffer Cardiac Arrest out of Hospital. Less than 1 in 10 people survive.
In Norway where CPR is taught to all pupils in School 1 in 4 people survive.
If we achieve the same survival rates as Norway in this country we could save almost 5,000 lives every year.

Part of the agreement from BHF is to promote CPR training for the community which they have provided training kit, as per photo.
I have run a number of training sessions and am happy to put on further training /refresher covering CPR and use of defibrillator.
We have a training defibrillator provided by the village hall committee to assist training.
Alternatively, I'm aware many people receive training else where but if you would like to borrow training kit which includes DVD promoting CPR to use at home to teach family or refresh your skills it could be loaned  out. 
If your would like to attend hands on training, borrow the training

Village Hall Bins

Over recent months we have been aware that the Coronation Hall Bins have been used for Non Coronation Hall waste, most recently we have found a considerable section of carpet sticking out of the top of the General waste Bin and such instances prevent official use of the bin and also leaves the Hall looking untidy.

May we remind those who have been doing this that the Coronation Hall Bins are strictly for the use of the Coronation Hall and its related functions and not to act as an overflow for other peoples waste.

Thank You.

Village Hall Committee.

Book Club

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Book Club
If you are interested in joining us - we are very friendly and meet on the Second Wednesday each month. Our current book is Anne Michaels ‘Fugitive Pieces’. Book of the month for November is Roddy Doyle ‘The Woman who walked in to doors’. Book of the month for December will be Rachel Abbot ‘Sixth Window’. Please contact Eleanor Shakespeare on 590519 if you would like further details.

Marston Montgomery Educational Trust

Any young person having to buy books, or incurring other educational expenses, can apply to the above fund for financial assistance.  For further details please contact Hope Oakes on 01889 590547.