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Features from the Autumn 2017 issue


Crich Well Dressings 2017

The Crich Well Dressings were an outstanding success, here are the 11 designs

Diary of a Well Dressing virgin

Ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes as the well dressings are built up. Her's one person's low down on it all.

20 years of CACN and the Glebe

We are proud that the Crich Community News is now 20 years old. The editor, Peter Patilla, has produced a booklet showing photographs about how the village has changed in that time. It will be on sale in the summer with all proceeds going to the Glebe.

A new Brownies group

A new Brownies group is to launched in September.

Doreen Mason sadly died in July

Stan Smith looks back on Doreen's life spent in Crich

Mavis Nightingale sadly also died in July

Her family fondly remember her

St Mary's vicar Philip Brooks is leaving the parish in September

Di Fretwell tells about his work in Crich

The Loaf has won the prestigious "Golden Sausage Award"

What is it? What did they have to do to win it?

Christmas Light fund at Bowmer Rough Farm, Crich

The money raised has been given to a children's charity and Crich Carr School

Do you remember the "Silver Service" buses?

Mrs J Seal wonders if anybody can recall any details about the Silver Service busus

The Honey Bunch youth group

The group is for girls aged 7 to 10 and meeting in the Holloway Methodist church weekly

Consumer Slot Advice

Winning a big prizeisn't always what it seems. Cliff Shining explains what it's all about.

WW1 Memorial Project

The new Crich Parish Roll of Honour 2014 has now been printed and is on display in the Glebe. A memorial book has also been printed and contains mini biographies of all those that served, their families and communities. A website is being prepared. Help is still required in tracing the regiments of local soldiers.



Features Archive

Features from previous issues can be read in this archive