Look out for Scarecrows!!

On the triangle at Higher Lank

The 2017 theme for the Annual Carnival Scarecrow Competition is ‘Children’s Story Book Characters’.

Entries forms from and returned to Carnival Secretary Sharon No1 Row (opposite The Chapel), £1  per entry. All Scraecrows to be erected by noon Saturday 24th June and must contain some straw.

Carnival Week 2017


All Scarecrows to be erected by noon Saturday 24 June.  The Scarecrow Trail Map will be available from St Breward Stores Sunday morning 25th June


Saturday 24 June Coffee Morning in the Band Room from 10am and  ‘Saving Grace’ at the Moorland Community Cinema in the Memorial Hall at 2pm

Sunday 25 June Carnival Church Service at 1110am followed by a Buffet Lunch in Church

Tuesday 27 June Annual Carnival Week Quiz at the Football Club commencing 7.30pm (Book your table of 4 with Carnival Secretary Sharon 01208 850191)

Wednesday 28 June Credit Union in The Chapel 10am-noon followed by Soup & Sweet Lunch and Photos from The Archives.  Johnny Cowling is in the Carnival Marquee at the Football Club from 7.30pm (tickets £10 in advance, £15 on the door, ticket includes a pasty) Tickets from Carnival Secretary Sharon 01208 850191 or St Breward Stores

Thursday 29 June View the Minature Gradens at Schoolo, from 1.30pm, stay for tea and cakes

Saturday is Carnival Day Registration at Rylands 5-5.30pm, Judging 5.30-6pm, Procession moves off at 6pm to the Football Club for presentation of Cups & Trophies, Carnival Raffle, Squares Board, Lucky Programme Number and Scarcow Competition Winners.

Entertainment from Bideford Youth Pipe Band, The Cornish Wreckers and Rayments Fairground Organ.  Two Bouncy castles and Face Painting for the children.  Burgers and Hot Dogs in the Clubhouse Kitchen, tea, cakes and ice cream in the Marquee, licenced bar in the Clubhouse

Carnival Programmes, Raffle Tickets, Squares Board and Johnny Cowling tickets are available in St Breward Stores.  For more information contact Carnival Secretary Sharon 01208 850191

St Breward Stores & Post Office at Churchtown

St Breward Stores & Post Office has now moved from Row to Churchtown.  Opening hours Mon-Sat 7.30am-7,30pm  Sundays and Bank Holidays 9am-5pm

There will be no post office counter service until Tuesday 11th July.   Waiting for Post Office Ltd to carry out the work required o transfer from Row to Churchtown

The temporary telephone number is 01208 455160, waiting for BT to transfer 01208 850260  from Row to Churctown

Email stbrewardstores@gmail.com

Moorland Community Cinema – ‘Saving Grace’ (2000) BBFC PG

On Saturday 24th June the Moorland Community Cinema in the Memorial Hall will be showing ‘Saving Grace (2000)  BBFC PG  Filmed in and around Port Isaac

 As this is part of Carnival Week 2017, there is no membership requirement just a donation of £3. Doors open at 1.30pm for a 2pm start.

Films are shown in the War Memorial Room which has been professionally equipped with a 10 foot screen amd surround sound.  Follow the link to  Moorland Community Cinema  to see the 2017 Film Programme.  Annual Membership £2 Admission donations normally  Members £3 Visitors £4 More information from Veronica Stansfield 01208 850727 memorialhall@stbreward.net

Grand Official Opening of St Breward Stores & Post Office at Churchtown

Everyone welcome to the Grand Official Opening of St Breward Stores and Post Office at Churchtown on Saturday afternoon 15th July with the formal handing over from Denis & Christine to Darren

Festivities 3-6pm with the official ceromony at 3.30pm – Come and celebrate with cream teas and a bbq, cakes, tea and coffee.  In the evening there will be a live band in the function room from 8pm


More information from Darren 01208 850260 email stbrewardstores@gmail.com

Tender for Noticeboards, Seats and Bus Shelters

The Parish Council are requesting tenders for the maintenance of Seats, Noticeboards & Bus Shelters in the Parish of St Breward.

To view the list of work for tender, please click here or contact  Veronica Stansfield 01208 850727,      veronicastansfield@hotmail.co.uk

Tenders to be submitted by 31st July to Anita Cornelius, Parish Clerk, Hantergantick Farm, St Breward PL30 4NH

Vacancies for two Parish Councillors

Following the recent uncontested election, there are 2 vacancies on the Parish Council.

To apply, you have to be a minimum of 18 years old and be willing to work for your community on a variety of issues     concerned with the Local Government agenda.

For full details, please click here. All applications should be sent to the Parish Clerk by 1st July.