Dates for a Draycott diary

There seem to be so many significant dates coming up that we thought we’d use this posting just to remind you of them…
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Tuesday, March 19:  The Draycott WI presents ‘Antarctica’ (an illustrated talk) at Draycott Church Hall (at 7.30pm.  Admission: £3.  Everybody welcome

Thursday March 21st: The funeral of Ken Shelley at St Margaret’s Church, Draycott. The service starts at 2.30pm, and the wake will take place in the Church Hall.  All who wish to pay their respects to Ken will be welcome.

Saturday March 23rd: Betty Hammond is celebrating her 100th birthday with a party at Draycott Sports Centre at 3pm. All who know Betty are welcome – don’t wait for an invitation!

Sunday March 24th: Thanksgiving Service at St Margaret’s Church, Draycott at 10am. Everyone is welcome to come to the church to give thanks with Betty Hammond for her long and eventful life.

Tuesday, March 26:  Local firm The Greenhouse People (whose business is based at Blythe Park Industrial Estate) is in the running for an award at The Sentinel Business Awards Event

Saturday 30th March:  The new season starts for the Bowls Club in Cresswell – and new members are welcome. (Full membership is £25 per year to play as often as you like, or there is an associate member scheme for £7.50). Contact Sue Stepek

Saturday 30th March:  The cricket club has a fundraising evening at the JCB Club in Rocester with rock covers-band Magnetic Jellyfish. (A bus will take people to and from the event – contact Ange for details)

Tuesday 2nd April-Wednesday 10th April: The Stoke City FC community scheme returns to Draycott College for its holiday-club soccer courses. All youngsters between 5 – 14 years old are welcome to apply – but contact the club and book early, as places quickly fill up.

To add news of other important dates to this page, use the ‘Comments’ form at the bottom of this page.
There are also dozens of other events in our area. Check out the Events page!


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