Community Newsletter

The July Meeting of the History Group will be held in the Village Hall on Wednesday evening 27th July, commencing at 7pm.  The subject is ‘The Dartmoor Conchies’ and the Speaker Simon Dell

Members £2 Visitors £3, Refreshments and Raffle

More information from Val Hill 01208 851 565

Church Fete                                                                                                                 The Annual Church Summer Fete will be held at the Village Hall Saturday 30th July 2 – 4 pm – whatever the weather!!. The Fete will be opened by the Rector Rev. David Seymour

Lots of fun and games for everyone, including Paint a Plate.  Stalls include cake, bottle, plants, tombola, bric-a-brac, toiletries, and kitchen equipment. Ice cream and cream teas will be served.

STRICTLY COME BARKING.  Bring along your dog to see who has the waggiest tail or the smiliest face.

There will be a collection for the Ukraine.

More information from Cathy McShee 01208 850435

Blisland Pet Service                                                       Everyone welcome to Blisland Church on Sunday afternoon 7th August for a Pet Blessing commencing at 3pm.  The short service will be followed by refreshments in the adjacent Institute

All creatures great and small are welcome – Dogs to be on leads, cats and other small animals must be in suitable containers

More information from Jacky Adie 01208 851191 or Pat Almond 01208 850043


Community Newsletter Saturday 11th July 2022

St Breward Parish Council
The July meeting of St Breward Parish Council will be held in the Memorial Hall at Limehead (PL30 4LN) on Monday 11th July commencing at 7pm

Prior to the start of the meeting there will be an opportunity for members of the public to uss any items that feature on the Agenda with all Parish Councillors.  If members of the public wish to discuss any other items they will be considered for next months agenda.

Anita Cornelius, Clerk to St Brewared Parish Council
Denis Lusby, Chairman St Brewared Parish Council 01208 850517

Click Here to see Agenda for 11th July 2022

Click Here to see the Draft Minutes 6th June 2022


Moorland Community Cinema   Saturday 16th July

On Saturday afternoon 16th July the film will be Hot Fuzz (2007)18

Doors open 1.30pm, film starts 2pm.  Annual Membership £2  Admission donations – Members £3, Visitors £5.  Following the film, tea and cakes will be served in the Reading Room

More information from Hall Secretary Veronica,   07790 634429


Carnival 2022

St Breward Carnival Mayor Jacob and Carnival Mayoress Harriet

Click Here to see more photos from Carnival Week 2022

Carnival Square Board 2022

The First Prize was a Mountfield Mower, kindly donated by Francis Thomas

Won by Chris Roy with Square No 293

The Second Prize of £50 won by David Collins with Square No 428

Third Prize of £25 won by Ritchie Richardson with Square No 134

Lucky Programme Number The Lucky Carnival Programme Number was No 28. If you have this programme, contact Carnival Secretary Sharon Bourne to collect your £20 Prize   07967 454568

Parish Magazine: July edition available now

Don’t miss your copy of the new style Parish magazine, available now at St Breward Stores. Catch up on the news here in St Breward and also find out what’s going on in Helland, Blisland and Temple too in each area’s news pages.

Included this month is the Community Bus Timetable, photos of the celebration of the Queen’s Jubilee and a book review as well as the monthly reports from the Church, our Cornwall Councillor and our MP. Our WI, items on nature and wildlife, a chicken recipe and more…

Copies available at only £1.50 – or save money by taking out a subscription here.





Community Newsletter Sunday 19th June 2022

Wildlife & Conservation Group 

‘Moth Night & Morning Events at Wenford Pottery (parking available),

Friday 24th June 10pm- 2am (wrap up warm and bring a torch) and Saturday from 11am to 4pm led by Maryann Thomas.

Friday night is for moth trapping, Saturday, for seeing what has arrived in the traps. Also on Saturday, there will be a Wildlife Wander by the River Camel which will include activities for adults and children:

  • looking for dragonflies and butterflies
  • finding out how many tree species there are in the area
  • finding beetles
  • riverbed dipping

and much more

Contact Elizabeth Smeeton for further information                                                              01208 851040

The event is weather dependent: sadly, no event if it’s raining!

 St Breward School

St Breward School need to know of any families in the area, who will be requiring a nursery place for their child during the 2022/23 academic year (turning 3 years old within the next 10 months),

Contact Head Teacher Helen Ward for more information

01208 850547


 Carnival Week 25th June to 2nd July

Sunday 26th June
St Breward Church 11.10am
Carnival Service – Followed by a buffet lunch and drinks.

Tuesday 28th June
St Breward AFC 7.30pm
Annual Carnival Quiz – Book your table in advance, teams of up to 6 people with Carnival Secretary Sharon 07967 454568

Wednesday 29th June
St Breward AFC 7.30pm till late
Johnny Cowling Evening with a Pasty Supper, limited tickets £12 in advance (£15 on the night if any left).
Tickets from St Breward Stores or Carnival Secretary Sharon 07967 454568

Thursday 30th June
St Breward AFC 12.00noon till 2pm
Soup and Sweet Lunch organised by the Luncheon Club and the Carnival Committee
Pre-booking advisable with Sheila Nottle 01208 850824

The Community Bus departs Bolts Quarry Farm at 11.50am, travelling to the Football Club via Penvorder Lane, Higher Lank, Limehead, Row, Rylands, Churchtown (Shop), Rylands, Hallagenna and Colan’s Cross
The bus will return to Bolts Quarry Farm in the reverse direction
Book a seat on the bus with Sheila Nottle 01208 850824, or wave down Matt our duty driver

Friday 1st July
Memorial Hall 2.00pm – 4.30pm
Find Your Ancestors with the Family History Research Group
Bring along the full name and date of birth (any other information will be a bonus), of the person you are intereested in researching

Meet at Rylands, Registration at 5.00pm, Judging 5.30-6pm with Procession at 6.00pm to St Breward AFC for Presentations, Bouncy Castles, Entertainment, Food and Bar.

Carnival Classes

Classes 1-3 are for visiting Royalty

  4Single Walker 11 & Under  £5 Prize10Tradesman or Commercial Vehicles (Vintage or Modern)
  5Single Walker 12 & Over11Junior Float   £15 Prize
  6Walking Pairs 11 & Under £10 Prize12Senior/Mixed Float  £15 Prize
  7Open walking Group                             2 or more people – All ages13Vintage & Pre War Cars
 8Walking Wheeled Entry14Classic Cars – over 25 years
 9Recycling Entry15Tractors –  All makes all years
16Minis – All models, All years

 Animals (except Horses, Ponies or Donkeys) are welcome in all Classes

Prizes for First, Second and Third Place will be awarded in Classes 4-16

The Carnival Judge’s will also choose an entry that they consider merits special recognition

Please note that you can only enter one General Class as you cannot be in two places at the same time!

Contact Carnival Secretary Sharon for information on all things Carnival,                    07967 454568

Parish Magazine, June edition

  The June edition of the Parish Magazine is now available. Don’t miss your chance of finding out what’s been happening in St Breward, and what events are planned in the future  – and also learn about events in Helland, and Blisland with Temple too.  Included are items on a range of topics – nature, book review, the church, pets, our MP, our Cornwall councillor, and many more  – and also the Coffee Break quiz and word search. Adverts for local businesses and trades too.

Copies available at St Breward Stores for £1.50, or, take out a 12 month subscription and save yourself some money.