Community Newsletter Sunday 24th March 2024

Tenders are invited for Footpath Paring & Associated Work 2024/2025 in th Parish of St Breward

STBPC Footpath Paring & Associated Work 2024

For more information, contact Councillor Stansfield 07790 634429
Tenders to be submitted by Friday 3rd May 2024 to:
Anita Cornelius, Clerk to St Breward Parish Council Hantergantick Farm St Breward Bodmin PL30 4NH



News from the Carnival Team
Bodmin Lions Ten Tors Fundraising Event

This event takes  place on Sunday 19th May, the Carnival Team will be one of the many organisations walking to raise funds. The Carnival Ten Tors Team, Anneka Morrish, Dan Guilfoyle, Andy and Tracey Thatcher would be really pleased to receive sponsorship either direct to them or via BACS, St Breward Carnival Association 30-98-98 40 a/c 00473749 Ref TTS

Carnival Programme We rely on local businesses advertising in our programme, so thank you to all our wonderful advertisers for your ongoing support.  This year we will be publishing it online too!  Sponsor a page for just £20, and adverts start from just £40 (for a 1/3-page colour advert).  Please contact Christine Lusby on 01208 850517 to discuss options, email or download and return the Advert Booking Form

Click Hre to download the 2024 Carnival Programme Advert Booking Form & Rates 

Carnival Week is from Saturday 29th June to Carnival Day Saturday 6th July
Keep up to date with Carnival Events and Activities –  Carnival Secretary, Anneka or call/text 07784 127274, follow @StBrewardCarnival on Facebook, subscribe to the community emails on, buy the Community News magazine, or visit the community website and community notice boards for updates.

News from the Parish Church                                                                                       Good Friday  March 29th there is to be a special service at 2pm but at Blisland Church. Easter Sunday  March 31st there will be a Holy Communion service in St. Breward Church at the usual time of 11.10am.
Sundays 7th, 14t,h 21st and 28th April, Holy Communion Service commencing at 11.10amFor more information

For more information contact Catherine McShee 01208 850435

Police Rural Community Engagement Surgery Wednesday Morning 27th March
Drop by to discuss any policing issues you have;  Police Community Support Officer Tom Cornwell will be in the Blisland Community Shop and will be pleased to meet you.  10am to 12 noon.


History Group Wednesday Evening 27th March                    Everyone welcome at the History Group meeting in the Village Hall on Wednesday evening 27th March. Brian Oldham will be speaking about The Remarkable Daniel Gumb. Doors open 6.30pm, meeting commences 7pm Members £2 Visitors £3, Refreshments and Raffle.
For more information, contact Val Hill 01208 851565

Garden Club Meeting Thursday Evening 28th March
Our next meeting is on Thursday 28th March at St Breward Village Hall. Please note change of day due to Easter. Doors open at 7.00pm for a 7.30pm start.                           All welcome, £2.00 entry, refreshments and raffle

The topic will be Coleton Fishacre, a fabulous garden.  This is an illustrated presentation, given by our own George Loveridge. A tropical garden by the sea in Kingswear, Devon. Home to many tender plants and different from a typical Cornish garden.

For more information contact Jackie 01208 851565 or Sue 01208 850682


Tabletop/Craft Sale Village Hall Easter Monday 1st April Join us at the Village Hall on Easter Monday 10am – 1pm.
Crafts, Wool, Bric a Brac, Tombola and more.
Breakfast baps will be served. Hire a table for £5.

For more information and to book a table contact           Cath Andrews   07706 119658


Coach Trip to the Royal Cornwall Show Saturday 8th June                                                                                                                                   Age UK Cornwall, with support from the Royal Cornwall Agricultural Association, will be providing transport to and from the Showground from our Village, entry to the Showground and a pasty lunch at the discounted cost of £14.75 per person. (Normal price £23.50). Individuals requiring support may be accompanied by a family member/carer, who will also be required to pay £14.75.

Working with Age UK Cornwall, St Breward Parish Council are keen to help promote and organise a list of people locally who would like to take up this offer. Only two requirements – you must be 50 or over and able to walk for approximately 20 minutes from where the coaches will park to the Showground entrance.
For more information please contact Veronica Stansfield  07790 634429


Getting to Grips with using Mobile Phones                    Since the Autumn of 2013, the Trustees of the Memorial Hall at Limehead, have been organising various IT training sessions

Following a grant through Plymouth University, the Trustees are pleased to announce that in 2024 they are able to offer sessions in Getting to Grips with Using Mobile Phones. The aim of these sessions is to give guidance and help people use their mobile phones with more confidence. The sessions will be informal and there will be plenty of tea and biscuits!

Contact Hall Secretary Veronica Stansfield to register an interest in attending.  07790 634429



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