Cherington Players New Year Show 2016

Cherington Players New Year Show 2016

Christmas Fair at Stourton House

Christmas Fair at Stourton House Friday 11th December 2015

Cherington Players New Year Show 2016

Those Were The Days The Cherington Players are putting on a show in early January 2016 in aid of Shipston Home Nursing. It will be for two nights only and its focus is British Hits of the 1960’s. An era some of us may want to forget – all those youthful hormone driven embarrassments!

Devil Worshipers Spotted in Stourton and Cherington

Devil Worshipers Spotted in Stourton and Cherington Be careful out there folks, I’ve heard that a couple of devil worshipers have been spotted in Stourton For your own safety, please do not approach them if you spot them lurking around the streets. Probably best to give them a small offering to distract them from evil… Read More

Cotswolds Distillery The Most Beautiful Distillery in England

June has seen some great advances in the build so far at the Cotswolds Distillery. Set in a 5 acres of beautiful Cotswolds countryside and housed in a stunning Cotswolds stone building, the distillery has now taken delivery of its 2400l wash still, 1600l spirit still, 500l Holstein still and everything else needed in the… Read More

Cherington County Fair & Flower Show 2014

Saturday 2nd August 2014 Car boot sale opens 12:00 Main showground opens 13:00 Will you be coming? – Let us know on Google+ Events More information coming soon

Logs Delivered throughout South Warwickshire

Logs Delivered South Warwickshire Dave Randall Logs deliver top quality, split, seasoned, hardwood logs throughout South Warwickshire, North Oxfordshire district. Log stacking service also available.

2 Bedroom Cotswold Holiday Cottage Stourton Cherington

With the work on The White Cottage nearly finished it will soon be  time to decide whether to rent it out, or fit it out better for use as a Cotswold Holiday Cottage. I have temporarily put some content on a spare website I had lying around and if I do decide to go down the… Read More

Guitar Repairs Oxfordshire

Guitar Repairs Oxfordshire Guitar Solutions Oxfordshire is owned and operated by a local guitar and bass player who lives in Great Rollright, Oxfordshire, OX7. After many years of having to search for a local guitar repair person to set up and service his guitars Mike decided to undergo training so that he could do the… Read More

Access Appraisals temporarily moved out of Stourton to Honington

Access Appraisals Ltd. Honington Shipston-on-Stour Warwickshire CV36 5AB 01608 663759 info@wheelchair-ramps.co.uk www.wheelchair-ramps.co.uk The wheelchair ramps section of Access Appraisals Lt. is now operating from our new offices in Honington.

CHERINGTON FLOWER SHOW 2013

Update July 2014 The 2014 Cherington County Fair & Flower Show 2014 will be held on Saturday 2nd August 2014 Further information can be found at –Cherington Flower Show 2014 CHERINGTON THE FLOWER SHOW 2013 Saturday 4th August at 1pm Church Ground, Cherington Schedules of the days events are available from The Cherington Arms, Baldwin’s… Read More

Brailes Mechanical & Craft Society

Brailes Mechanical & Craft Society – Saturday 21 July 2013 Brailes Village Hall, start at 7.30pm. GWR Steam Museum Swindon, National Trust Headquarters, Swindon Designer Outlet Harry Upson (686323)

Cherington Village Tennis Tournament

Village Tennis Tournament on Saturday July 21st 2013 Open to all who live in Cherington, Stourton and Sutton. Get your racquets out and start practising! If you really can’t hit a ball, how about joining in a game of croquet or table tennis? Aim to start off 2pm and finish with and bring and share… Read More

Cherington Village Hall Coffee Second Saturday 10-12

Village Hall Coffee Second Saturday 10-12 Saturday 14th July and Saturday 11th August Come and enjoy a Coffee, Tea, Bacon Sandwich, Toasted Tea Cake. Hopefully in the sunshine! Any contributions of cakes or produce to sell are always greatly appreciated. On Saturday 14th July PC Richard Grove, from Shipston Safer Neighbourhood Team will be available… Read More

WARWICKSHIRE OPEN STUDIOS LANDSCAPE AND SHAPES

WARWICKSHIRE OPEN STUDIOS LANDSCAPE AND SHAPES new work by Jane Gibbs at JAQUES BARN, STOURTON July 6th, 7th, 8th, 12th, 13th, 14th & 15th 2013 10am – 5pm, come along and have a coffee or tea. Further info from: 01608 686218

Strawberry Teas at Cherington House – 7th July

Strawberry Teas at Cherington House – 7th July 2013 Shelter from the rain and cold or maybe the heat of the sun is guaranteed when tasting delicious strawberries and cream together with freshly made scones and jam. Tours of the garden and all the local news can be exchanged whilst enjoying the company and the… Read More

Cherington & Stourton Gardening Group

Cherington & Stourton Gardening Group – Friday 13th July 2013 The July meeting will be an evening visit to Chivel Farm, Heythrop: ‘A beautifully designed country garden with extensive views’ This will be on Friday 13th July and cost £4 (children are free).

Cherington and Stourton Lottery Results January 2013

CSS Village Hall Lottery January 2013 Results 1st Jean Bryant – £100 2nd Jim Walton – £50 3rd Stella Mills – £30 Anyone wishing to join the lottery please contact Alan Thompson https://plus.google.com/104989437727258014997/posts/SBoooUcrjFs https://plus.google.com/107547897649550914425?rel=author when the next lottery

Brailes Primary School Open Day 2012

Thursday 4TH October – 9.30am- 12.00pm Brailes Primary School Open Day 2012 Children born between 1st September 2008 and 31st August 2009 are due to start school in September 2013. Brailes CE Primary School is the priority catchment school for Brailes, Sutton under Brailes, Stourton, Cherington and Whichford. Please drop in between the times above… Read More

Cherington Stourton Sutton Lottery results September 2012

The draw for the September lottery the winners are: 1st Prize £100 – Peter Kenealy 2nd Prize £50 – Mike & Maggie Robinson 3rd Prize £ 30 – Marcus Lymbery Lottery Subscriptions All those who pay be cheque please ensure you renew your subscriptions for the new year commencing 1st June 2012. Many thanks Alan Thompson… Read More

Cherington Stourton Sutton Lottery Results August 2012

The draw for the August lottery was held on 10th August 2012, the winners are: 1st Prize £100 – Philippa Carr 2nd Prize £50 – Mary Moorman 3rd Prize £ 30 – Diane Paton Lottery Subscriptions All those who pay be cheque please ensure you renew your subscriptions for the new year commencing 1st June 2012. Many… Read More

Trip to Highgrove House Gardens 14th August 2012 Home of Prince Charles, where, since 1980, he has worked to create one of the most imaginative and inspired gardens of our time. The tour lasts two hours and ends with a visit to the Highgrove shop and refreshments. Further information from Jean Bryant (686371) or Alan… Read More

Cherington and Stourton on Google Plus

Cherington and Stourton are now featured on the Google social networking platform Google+ Please come along and post any comments. SEO  

May 2012 Lottery Winners Cherington Stourton Sutton

The draw for the May lottery was held on 10th May 2012, the winners are: 1st Prize £100 – Chris Owen 2nd Prize £50 – Kath Beauchamp 3rd Prize £ 30 – Nick Barker Lottery Subscriptions All those who pay be cheque please ensure you renew your subscriptions for the new year commencing 1st June… Read More

The Brick Village Diary July and August 2012

Village Hall Coffee Second Saturday 10-12 Saturday 14th July and Saturday 11th August Come and enjoy a Coffee, Tea, Bacon Sandwich, Toasted Tea Cake. Hopefully in the sunshine! Any contributions of cakes or produce to sell are always greatly appreciated. On Saturday 14th July PC Richard Grove, from Shipston Safer Neighbourhood Team will be available… Read More

Cherington and Stourton Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Celebrations

Cherington and Stourton Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Celebrations What a fantastic day it was, if you would like to write a piece about the Cherington and Stourton Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Celebrations to be featured on the village website please email it to me at tj@cssvillages.co.uk or alternatively ring Terry on 01608 685039. More – Cherington and Stourton… Read More

Cherington and Stourton Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Photos

Cherington and Stourton Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Photos © All rights reserved by David S Paton Click on above image to start lightbox effect. This is just a small sample of Cherington and Stourton Queens Diamond Jubilee Celebration photos, more coming soon…. See a slide Show of David Paton’s Cherington and Stourton Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Photos… Read More

Cherington and Stourton Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Mug

Cherington and Stourton Queen's Diamond Jubilee Mug A unique momento of the Cherington and Stourton Queens Diamond Jubilee Celebrations featuring individual drawings of Her Majesty The Queen by the children of the villages. Available now. 1 Mug free to every child under 16 living in Cherington or Stourton £5.00 each for all othe people Special… Read More

Cherington Stourton Jubilee Lunch and Tea Menu

Monday 4th June 1 pm at Tachbrook Field Lunch menu to be served in main marquee at 1 pm Cold Beef, Ham and Pork Sausages Hard Boiled Eggs and Cheese Vegetarian Quiches, Green Salad, Potato Salad and Cherry Tomatoes Bread and Butter Puddings Ice Creams for Children Teatime Jubilee Celebration Cake, Tea, Coffee and Soft… Read More

Diamond Jubilee Meeting

Cherington Stourton Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Meeting A final meeting to put the finishing touches to the Cherington and Stourton Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Celebrations is to take place at 7:30pm on Monday 28th May at the Village Hall. Please come along to find out what is happening on the day.  

Dog Sitter Wanted near Whichford

Can you dog sit for just over a week in mid August ? The owner will be away in mid-August for just over a week and want to place their dog – a 13 year old Cocker Spaniel – with someone who be able to feed & walk her daily and otherwise let her potter and sleep… Read More

Sibford Tots and Babes Playweek 18 – 24 June

18 – 24 June is Pre-school Learning Alliance’s Playweek, and Sibford Tots and Babes based in Sibford Gower, are holding a special event for families and the local community to celebrate learning through play and all things early years.  We would love each of our young guests to bring along their favourite teddy bear or… Read More

Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Cherington & Stourton

Monday 4th June 2012 – Cherington Church 12 noon Tachbrook Field 1 pm Cherington Church 12 noon – Jubilee Service, bell ringing and parade of the Jubilee Queen Tachbrook Field 1 pm – Toast to the Queen followed by Jubilee Lunch with pay bar provided by the Cherington Arms. 3 pm – Diamond Jubilee performance by the… Read More

Cherington Stourton Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Meeting

Update May 2012: Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Cherington & Stourton itinerary Further information and itinerary can now be found  here – Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Cherington & Stourton A final meeting to put the finishing touches to the Cherington and Stourton Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Celebrations is to take place at 7:30pm on Monday 28th May at the… Read More

SEO Services for all local businesses

Sim64 is the SEO Services division of Access Appraisals Ltd. a Stourton based business that provides online marketing advice and search engine optimisation tips to local small businesses within the Shipston-on-Stourand South Warwickshire area. If you live within Cherington, Stourton or Sutton Under Brailes and would like to benefit from the sevices Sim64 provide please contact… Read More

The Brick May and June 2012

  Cherington Stourton Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Meeting   A final meeting to put the finishing touches to the Cherington and Stourton Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Celebrations is to take place at 7:30pm on Monday 28th May at the Village Hall. Please come along to find out what is happening on the day.   Sutton-Under-Brailes Parish AGM… Read More

Circuit of the Cotswolds Charity Bike Ride

Circuit of the Cotswolds: Sunday 10th June 2012 Marriott’s Stadium, Witney, Oxfordshire Join us for a challenging ride through the scenic hills of the Cotswolds and help raise money for Helen & Douglas House! Helen & Douglas House provide respite and end-of-life care for children and young adults with life-shortening conditions. Helen House was the… Read More

Improving Broadband Speed in Cherington & Stourton

Superfast Broadband Project To get an improved broadband speed in Cherington, Stourton etc. please click on link to complete survey:   http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/cwsSuperfastBP Further information:   http://www.cswbroadband.org.uk/

Village Hall Coffee Shop and Table Top Sale

14th April. 10pm to 12 noon – Cherington & Stourton Village Hall Pick up a bargain, find a treasure and enjoy a coffee and a bacon sandwich or toasted tea cake

The Porter Family in Concert at Cherington Village Hall.

Fri 13th April 7:30pm – The Porter Family in Concert at Cherington Village Hall. Tickets £15 to include a glass of wine and nibbles available from Rebecca on 674929 Proceeds go to Shipston Home Nursing

Course in sending emails and using websites.

Course in using websites and sending emails. Would you like a crash course in how to use websites and send emails? If you would like some free instructions on how to send and receive emails and how to use a web browser to visit websites please contact Terry on 01608 663759 All you need is… Read More

Brailes Mechanical & Craft Society 2012 Programme

Meetings held at Brailes Village Hall and start at 7.30pm. Next meetings: Monday 5th March – Aviation Heritage/Cotswolds – Air Commander Graham Pitchfork Monday 2nd April – Stone Carving talk/demo – Bernard Johnson Further information from Harry Upson (686323).

SW7 Men’s Breakfast

Saturday 24th March at 8am The Cherington Arms Life on the Inside Speaker: Philip Chadder, Brixton Prison Chaplain. Full English breakfast £7.50 Contact Roger Maycock for further information

March Village Lottery Winners

The winners in The March 2012 lottery are: 1st Prize £100 – Jean Bryant 2nd Prize £50 – Mitch Thompson 3rd Prize £30 – Alice Kirk Many thanks to all who subscribe. Remember you have to be in it to win it! For more information on joining please contact Alan Thompson (01608 686861) or better still… Read More

Cotswold Marquees Open Day 2012

Cotswold Marquees are running a charity fundraiser for the Save the Children Fund for their “No Child Born To Die” campaign. The event is on the 17th March from 10am – 4pm followed by a soup dinner and a raffle during the evening for our guests from 7-9pm. We hope to raise as much as… Read More

Lent Soup Lunch

There will be a soup lunch at Wheelwright Cottage on Wednesday 14th March from 12 noon to 2pm Everyone is welcome, do come along and enjoy home made soups and a good chat All donations will go to Home Start, Banbury.

SW7 Women’s Breakfast

Saturday 10th March at 8am The Cherington Arms Stop the Traffic Speaker: Ruth Dearnley, CEO of an organisation which aims to lead a strategic response to human trafficking worldwide. Full English breakfast £7.50 Contact Janet Owen for further information

The Brick March April

The March April 2012 edition of The Brick & Village Diary has now been published on the village website – Click here to read The Brick »

The Brick Village Diary March – April 2012

A Celebration for the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. Monday June 4th 2012 To be held at Tatchbrook Field (Granville’s) Marquee for lunch arrive 12.30pm. Main course provided. Bar. Fancy dress 1950’s. Entertainment from Cherington Players. Commemoration Cup Design competition from the village children. Children’s Games. Children’s Tea Party. Jubilee Queen award. National Beacon lighting on Cherington… Read More

The Cherington Players’ Music Hall 2012

Review of The Cherington Players’ Music Hall 2012 February: not my favourite month. No longer Winter, but not quite Spring, either. My birthday month: another year older, so need cheering up. Fortunately, on cue and in the nick of time, it’s The Cherington Players’ annual Music Hall! Eclectic – certainly; surreal – not infrequently; entertaining… Read More

Cherington, Stourton and Sutton Flower Show 2012

Update: July 2014 Information about the 2014 Cherington County Fair & Flower Show can be found here – Cherington County Fair & Flower Show 2014 The date for the 2012 Cherington, Stourton and Sutton Country Fair and Flower Show has been announced as Saturday 4th August 2012. Further information to follow shortly.

CSS Village Lottery Results : February 2012

The winners in The February 2012 lottery are: 1st Prize £100 – Anita Law 2nd Prize £50 – Rosie McArdle 3rd Prize £30 – Tom Upson Many thanks to all who subscribe. Remember you have to be in it to win it! For more information on joining please contact Alan Thompson (01608 686861) or better still… Read More

Cherington and Stourton Diamond Jubilee Itinerary

The Central Weekend to celebrate The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee takes place from Saturday 2 June to Tuesday 5 June 2012. Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Itinerary Saturday June 2nd The Queen spends the day at Epsom Derby. Sunday June 3rd The Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant: The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh travel in the Royal Barge… Read More

Bring & Buy Coffee Morning Cherington Church Flower Arrangers

Bring & Buy Coffee Morning The Cherington Church Flower Arrangers are holding a Bring and Buy coffee morning at The Barn at Jacques House, Stourton, on Saturday 21st January from 10am to 12 noon. All proceeds to Shipston Home Nursing and Church Flowers fund.

CSS Village Lottery Results – January 2012

The winners in The January 2012 lottery are: 1st Prize £100 – Chris Owen 2nd Prize £50 – Paul Marriott 3rd Prize £30 – David Paton Many thanks to all who subscribe. Remember you have to be in it to win it! For more information on joining please contact Alan Thompson (01608 686861) or better… Read More

Chipping Norton Music festival

It was a personal tragedy in Cherington which brought about the creation of what is now The Chipping Norton Music Festival. In 1902, Eleanora Dickins of Cherington House married her cousin the Rev Alan Dickins after much family resistance. Sadly he died of TB and Eleanora returned to Cherington aged 25 resolved to devote the… Read More

The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Celebrations in Cherington

Update May 2012: Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Cherington & Stourton itinerary Further information and itinerary can now be found  here – Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Cherington & Stourton Meeting to discuss The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Celebrations There is a meeting in the village Hall at 7:30 on February 9th to discuss the CSS Villages Queen’s Diamond Jubilee… Read More

The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee

Update May 2012: Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Cherington & Stourton itinerary Further information and itinerary can now be found  here – Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Cherington & Stourton Meeting to discuss The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Celebrations There is a meeting in the village Hall at 7:30 on February 9th to discuss the CSS Villages Queen’s Diamond Jubilee… Read More

Slate and Stone House Signs for Distinguished Homes

Are your house signs doing your property justice? Rustic Stone provide a superb range of hand crafted slate or stone house signs and house plaques which can be free standing, hanging, or wall mounted. CSS Villages has negotiated a special deal if 5 people from the 3 villages purchase a new house sign before April… Read More

Bell Ringing Cherington

Bell Ringing Cherington Anyone interested in joining the bell ringers at Cherington Church please contact Paul Marriot on 686317. Practice night is Monday at 7.30pm.

Church Cleaning Cherington

Church Cleaning in Cherington Many Hands Make Light Work! Volunteers required to help clean the church on Thursday 26th January from 8.30am until 10.0am. The more the merrier!

St Thomas’s Church, Sutton-Under-Brailes

St Thomas’s Church, Sutton-Under-Brailes There will be a Parish Meeting on January 18th at 7 pm and the PCC (Parochial Church Council) will meet on February 10th at 2.30pm.

The Brick and Village Diary January/February 2012

The Brick 2012 All good wishes to everyone in the three villages for a happy, healthy and peaceful 2012! The first ‘Brick 2012’ includes Village Hall fundraising and information dates plus the new ‘diary’ for Cherington, Stourton and Sutton under Brailes. The diary lists a broad spectrum of activities taking place here in the next… Read More

Photos of Cherington, Stourton and Sutton

As anyone browsing through the CSS Villages website will undoubtedly have noticed, there is a distinct lack of graphics, photographs etc. To improve the overall look of the the villages website I would appreciate it if anyone who has any good photos of the villages, or from events that have happened within the villages, please… Read More

Village Lottery Results December 2011 Christmas Double

December 2011 Results 1st prize £200 – Steve Allkins 2nd Prize £100 – Jane Cameron 3rd Prize £60 – Kath Beauchamp Many thanks to all who subscribe. Remember you have to be in it to win it! For more information on joining please contact Alan Thompson (01608 686861) or better still drop in on our Saturday… Read More

Cherington, Stourton, Sutton Waste Collection 2012

Please ensure your bins are available from 6.00am on the morning of your collection. Please note that your bins will be collected as normal over bank holidays (with the exception of Christmas & New Year). Tuesday 27th December Bins will be collected on Wednesday 28th Week commencing Monday 2 January collections will return to normal.

Cherington, Stourton, Sutton Website 2012

The website for the 3 villages of Cherington, Stourton and Sutton under Brailes has been running for over 3 years now but still receives very few contributions from the various committees, work groups, event organisers, village residents, etc. I believe this is primarily because of the lack of knowledge of sending information. If you would like… Read More

Music at the Cherington Arms

Live music is played at the Cherington Arms every 2nd Monday Watch this space for 2012 timetable.

Eating at the Cherington Arms

The Cherington Arms serves delicious home made food from Tuesday to Sunday. Last orders are 9:30 more information and 2012 sample menu coming soon….

The Coffee Shop

The Coffee Shop is holding a special event on Saturday 10th December 10:00 – 12:00 at the Village Hall where there will me Coffee, Mince Pies, a special Christmas lottery draw and a lovely selection of Christmas Gifts. A range of unusual and traditional Christmas gifts will be for sale from the local Craft Group… Read More

Daytime Book Club

If anyone is interested in joining a friendly, informal, daytime book club meeting once monthly from the New Year please contact Rowena on 686448 The first get together will be at 11:00 am on Friday 13th January 2012 where regular suitable meeting days and venues will be discussed.

2012 Diamond Jubilee Celebrations Cherington

Update May 2012: Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Cherington & Stourton itinerary Further information and itinerary can now be found  here – Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Cherington & Stourton Cherington, Stourton and Sutton under Brailes have previously staged events for the Queen’s Silver Jubilee and Golden Jubilee If anyone is putting together plans for 2012 Diamond Jubilee Celebrations… Read More

Celebration of The King James Bible – 2nd October

A celebration of the 400th anniversary of the publication of The King James Bible will take place at St John Baptist Church, Cherington on Sunday 2nd October at 6pm. Further information contact; Pam (686367) – Liz (686404) – Maggie (686318) – Sherry (686420)

Visit to Highgrove House Garden 27th September

Organised by Cherington and Stourton Gardening Group £26, which includes coach fare and £16.50 entry fee For more details contact Jenny on 686381 (only 2 places still available)

Mixed Doubles Tennis Tournament Cherington and Stourton

Sunday 14th August 2.00pm – Tennis Tournament Mixed Doubles – To be held on courts in Cherington and Stourton Bring your own partner or we can find you one. Sunday 14th August 2 pm followed by lunch Tennis and lunch £15 – Lunch only £10 for more details phone Janet on 686547 (in aid of… Read More

Cherington, Stourton & Sutton Country Fair & Flower Show 2011

The date for the 2011 Cherington, Stourton & Sutton Flower Show &Country Fair has been announced as Saturday August 6, in the usual place. A day not to be missed, great fun for family and Friends Saturday 6th August 10.00am – Showground gate opens 12.00 noon – Car Boot Sale opens 1.00pm – Events commence… Read More

Ready Assembled Beehives for Sale Warwickshire

SW Beehives based in Sutton under Brailes, Warwickshire supply ready assembled beehives that can be collected by order or delivered within a 20 mile radius of Sutton. The beehives come in a choice of finishes and colours and come complete with all the beekeeping equipment you need to start keeping bees. SW Beehives specialise in… Read More

Cherington and Stourton Tennis Tournament 2011

Sunday 14th August 2011 – 2.00pm – Tennis Tournament 2011 Mixed Doubles – To be held on courts in Cherington and Stourton Bring your own partner or we can find you one. Sunday 14th August 2 pm followed by lunch Tennis and lunch £15 – Lunch only £10 for more details phone Janet on 686547… Read More

Help with Flower Show

HELP! Please become part of crew to setup and clear – thank you. HELP! Thursday 4th August from 6.00pm – Show setup help needed Friday 5th August from 6.00pm – Show setup help needed Saturday 6th August 10.00am – Showground gate opens 12.00 noon – Car Boot Sale opens 1.00pm – Events commence Sunday 7th… Read More

Local Services Cherington and Stourton

Just a quick reminder to any small business owners in an around Cherington that we have a local services section where you can advertise your services free of charge. You can display your contact details, a description of the services you provide and a link through to your website. If you don’t have your own… Read More

Village Hall Lottery Results July 2011

July 2011 Results 1st prize £100 – Tony Wells 2nd Prize £50 – Harry Upson 3rd Prize £30 – Nick Barker Many thanks to all who subscribe. Remember you have to be in it to win it! For more information on joining please contact Alan Thompson (01608 686861) or better still drop in on our… Read More

Open Garden at Cherington House

Sunday 10 July  11-3 – Open Garden – Cherington House entry £3 children under 12 free, refreshments and car parking available Proceeds to the CSS New Village Hall Fund  

CSS Village Hall Lottery Results June 2011

The June Lottery was drawn late in June to allow late subscriptions for the new year to be collected. Unfortunately, subscriptions are slightly down on last year so the prize monies has had to be reduced slightly. Anyone wishing to take out a subscription please contact me on 01608 686861 or alternatively please contact me… Read More

CHERINGTON, STOURTON & SUTTON COUNTRY FAIR & FLOWER SHOW

Saturday 6th August 2011 A day not to be missed, great fun for family and Friends Featuring, Sumo Wrestling, Children’s games, Dog Show, Classic Cars and Tractors. Kids craft & face painting, Owls Galore, Magic Martin, Car Boot Sale, Steam Engines Dog Agility Demonstration, Ice Creams, Fire Engine Tombola, Bottle Stall, Skittles, Coconut Shy………and much more! Children’s games, Dog Show, Classic Cars & Tractors, Kids craft &… Read More

Fundraising

Thank You! The excellent events and activities of the last few weeks have provided lots of entertainment and variety and boosted the New Village Hall Fund.  Many people have given time, talent and energy in bringing about their success.   A huge thank you to everyone who has organised helped and supported the excellent Village Bash,… Read More

Cherington & Stourton Flower Show 2011

The date for the 2011 Cherington & Stourton Flower Show has been announced as Saturday August 6, in the usual place. Further information now available by – Clicking Here

Shipston and Brailes School Bus Timetable Confusion

Some people may have seen a new bus timetable that appears to show no school bus runs either to or from Brailes and Shipston schools. Do not worry, this appears to have been a mistake, the buses are still running, timetables below.

Summer Jazz in the Garden Cherington

Saturday 4 June –  Summer Jazz in the Garden. A summer evening of jazz in the grounds of the Old Red Lion, Cherington featuring the Music of Boulevard Swing Bring your own picnic, drinks,seating. Gates open 6.00pm Music 7.00-10.00pm Tickets in advance only – adults £10.00, under16 £5.00 under 10 Free, available from the coffee… Read More

Water Colour Workshop

Sunday 22 May – Water Colour Workshop 10-4 – £25 including Morning Coffee and Lunch – Colin and Jenny Beckett 686381, please book in advance. 10 -4 Village Hall

Travellers Tales – Tudor in Three Continents

Tuesday 17th May – Travellers Tales 7.30 for 8.00pm at village hall “Tudor in Three Continents” Please come along and listen to the fascinating stories of three groups of students who visited South America, Africa and India. Tickets £8.00 to include wine and light refreshments available from Harriet, Maggie or Erica.

CSS Village Hall Lottery Results April 2011

April 2011 Results 1st prize £115 – Steve Ball 2nd Prize £60 – Barrie Sabin 3rd Prize £40 – Sarah Wright For more information on joining please contact Alan Thompson (01608 686861) or better still drop in on our Saturday coffee mornings (10:00 – 12:00) at the Village Hall.

Village Lottery Results – March 2011

March 2011 Results 1st prize £120 – Steve Ball 2nd Prize £60 – Paul Marriot 3rd Prize £40 – Richard Russell For more information on joining please contact Alan Thompson (01608 686861) or better still drop in on our Saturday coffee mornings (10:00 – 12:00) at the Village Hall.

Latest edition of The Brick

THE NEW VILLAGE HALL PROJECT UPDATE In recent months the Committee has made good progress with our project. We have agreed to buy a plot of land next to the Playing Field on which to build the new hall.  However should we be refused Planning Permission the purchase does not have to proceed. Warwickshire Rural… Read More

Village Community Activities

THE NEW VILLAGE HALL PROJECT UPDATE In recent months the Committee has made good progress with our project. We have agreed to buy a plot of land next to the Playing Field on which to build the new hall.  However should we be refused Planning Permission the purchase does not have to proceed. Warwickshire Rural… Read More

Coffee Shop and Car Wash

Coffee Shop and Car Wash The Coffee Shop and Car Wash have proved a great service and meeting point.  They will again be up and running from Saturday 12 March 10-12. Thank you Jane and Iain for managing the Car Wash Rota for the last two years.  They have handed over to Chris Titchmarsh 686641… Read More

Village Lottery Results January 2011

January 2011 Results 1st prize £120 Myrtle Heald 2nd Prize £60 Julie Forrest 3rd Prize £40 Sally Clubley For more information on joining please contact Alan Thompson (01608 686861) or better still drop in on our Saturday coffee mornings (10:00 – 12:00) at the Village Hall.

Fund Raising Round Up

Fund Raising Round Up Travellers Tales The December Travellers Tales with Steve the Dentist was a fascinating insight to life along the Amazon but proved how badly we need a new hall!  It was uncomfortable and freezing!  Erica declared that the 20 or so brave souls that braved the conditions deserved medals.    Spring will see… Read More

EcoJet Blast Cleaning

EcoJet Blast Cleaning are a Warwickshire based blast cleaning company who specialise in high pressure blast cleaning, waterless pressure cleaning, soda cleaning, soda blast cleaning and more. EcoJet Blast Cleaning Banbury Road, Lighthorne Warwick Warwickshire CV35 0AE http://www.ecojetcleaning.co.uk/

Church flowers

Church Flowers – 8th January 2011 – 11 am Please come along for a cup of coffee and a talk about Church flowers for 2011 festivals. Is there anyone out there who enjoys flower arranging and is willing to make our church look beautiful? Location:  Holtoms Stables, Wood Lane, Cherington Contact:  Jane Gibbs (The Flower… Read More

Business Networking Forum

We have just launched a new online Business Networking Forum so any Warwickshire based small business owners can come along for business related chat and networking. All small business owners within a 10 mile radius of Cherington will also receive a free upgrade listing in the online business directory – UK Small Business Directory Just… Read More

Local Services within Cherington, Stourton & Sutton

We have now created a new local services section where any small service providers within a 5 mile radius of Cherington can advertise their businesses or services for free. You can display your contact details, a description of the services you provide and a link through to your website. If you don’t have your own… Read More

Waste Collection – Alerts Due to Severe Weather Conditions

Wednesday 29 December – Service update Refuse & Recycling collections operating. Where collections haven’t been made due to the weather disruption, please use the tables below to identify your next General Waste or Recycling & Garden/Food Waste collection. These dates take into account the bank holiday changes. Table 1: General Waste (grey bin) Please note:… Read More

Waste Collection Calendar 2011

Update 27/12/2011 2012 Waste Collection Calendar now online – Cherington, Stourton, Sutton Waste Collection Calender 2012 »

CSS Village Hall Lottery Results December 2010

December 2010 Results (end of year double winnings) 1st prize £240 Ennis Webster 2nd Prize £120 Susan Parker 3rd Prize £80 John Davenport For more information on joining please contact Alan Thompson (01608 686861) or better still drop in on our Saturday coffee mornings (10:00 – 12:00) at the Village Hall.

Gerald Duck CMS

Gerald Duck is a new CMS created for the SEO Hero Challenge. Consisting of just 10 files, The Gerald Duck CMS is ideal for those who don’t need all the extras that come with WordPress or similar CMS systems but just need a way of creating, editing and deleting pages. Using PDO, PHP and a… Read More

CSS Village Hall Lottery Results October 2010

October 2010 Results 1st prize £120 Margaret Sadler 2nd Prize £60 Peter Le Breuilly 3rd Prize £40 Tim Wright For more information on joining please contact Alan Thompson (01608 686861) or better still drop in on our Saturday coffee mornings (10:00 – 12:00) at the Village Hall.

Western Evening at Cherington Arms

Western Evening at Cherington Arms The latest village hall fund raising theme was a western night at the Cherington Arms.

10 years of Kirsty Young presenting Desert Island Discs

10th anniversary of Kirsty Young presenting Desert Island Discs Has this been mentioned by the BBC anywhere?

Website Designers Stratford-upon-Avon

Updated version of our Stratford-upon-Avon Website Designers page has now gone live. Website Designers Stratford-upon-Avon

Cherington and Stourton Tennis Tournament 2010

SUNDAY 15 AUGUST 2010 – THE TENNIS TOURNAMENT open to all and played on Tennis Courts in Cherington and Stourton. Starting at 9.15am and stopping for Lunch around 1.15pm. Anyone interested in playing or watching and joining for Lunch telephone Janet 686547. Tennis and Lunch £15. Lunch £10.

French Night at the Cherington Arms

French Night at the Cherington Arms As you can see there were some traditional French men and some very chic Parisian ladies, some complete with their little dogs (and I’m not referring to husbands here). We were also graced by a visit from Marie Antoinette (complete with Cake for distributions to the peasants) and of… Read More

Access Appraisals Wheelchair Ramps

Access Appraisals Wheelchair Ramps Access Appraisals have been supplying portable wheelchair ramps and modular wheelchair ramps system for over a decade now. Initially located in The White Cottage at Stourton, Access Appraisals are an online retailer who provide information and advice about wheelchair ramps via their website at www.wheelchair-ramps.co.uk Access Appraisals only supply the higher… Read More

Cherington & Stourton Flower Show 2010

Show Date: Saturday 7th August 2010 A day not to be missed, great fun for family and friends. Music courtesy of the Cotswold School, Bourton-on-the-Water Children’s games, Dog Show, Classic Cars & Tractors, Kids craft & face painting, Jousting Horse, Magic Show & balloon, Car Boot Sale, Steam Engines, Ice Creams, Barrel Organ, Tombola, Bottle… Read More

July 2010 Lottery Results

July 2010 Results 1st prize £120 Mrs J Owen 2nd Prize £60 Mrs A Kirk 3rd Prize £40 Mr C Gummer For more information on joining please contact Alan Thompson (01608 686861) or better still drop in on our Saturday coffee mornings (10:00 – 12:00) at the Village Hall.

Testing Google Mobile Search

Just a quick test to see if both words get indexed in Google Mobile Test

Bucks Pest Control

Bucks Pest Control Pest Control Bucks are family-run service based in Farnham Common, South Buckinghamshire who offer fast, efficient solutions to all your pest problems, from wasps making a misery of your barbecue to moles making a meal of your garden. Bucks Wasp Nest Removal Bucks Glis Glis Control

Wasp Problems – No Problems – Wasp Nest Removal

Got wasp problems but can’t find the wasp nest? – Scamp Finds Wasp Nests Others Can’t Find

Lottery Results May 2010

May 2010 Results 1st prize £115 Mr J Glanville 2nd Prize £60 Mr & Mrs J Lewis 3rd Prize £40 Mrs M Head For more information on joining please contact Alan Thompson (01608 686861) or better still drop in on our Saturday coffee mornings (09:30 – 11:30) at the Village Hall.

Return of The BIG Breakfast – Stourton Village Hall

It’s Back! – The famous BIG Breakfast. Saturday 19th June 10 – 12  – Stourton Village Hall Angela, Amanda and their team of amazing assistants are again providing a fantastic BIG Breakfast in the village hall – Make sure you are hungry!

Flowers, Art and History Exhibition

4 days of events to bring together the Church and the New Village Hall 3 – 6th June 2010 A special exhibition full of flowers and treasures to intrigue, inspire and offer insight to interesting local history. The four day programme has something for everyone. Thursday 3rd June  6.30pm Opening service in church with ring… Read More

Jazz at Cherington with Boulevard Swing

Saturday 5th June 2010 A summer evening of Jazz in the grounds of the Old Red Lion, Cherington featuring the music of Boulevard Swing. Bring your own picnic, drinks, seating for a great night of jazz in picturesque settings. Gates open 6:00 pm – music from 7.00 – 10.00 pm Tickets in advance only –… Read More

Cherington Stourton Camp Out 2010 – Fathers and Children

Saturday 12th June 2010  from 3.00pm – Cherington Stourton Playing Fields The 3rd annual Fathers Sons & Daughters Camp out takes place on Saturday evening. Fathers, uncles, grandfathers, etc. bring along your younger generation for a nights camping under the stars. Just bring along your tents, food for the BBQ and breakfast, snack and drinks… Read More

Sutton-under-Brailes Church Fete

Saturday 19th June 2010 – 2.30pm – 4.30pm St Thomas A Becket’s Church Church Fete on the Village Green Sutton-under-Brailes Cakes and savouries, gifts, fashion, white elephant, toys, books, plants and produce. Teas, raffle, games and competitions for all ages Free Parking and Admission

Rounders at Stourton / Cherington Playing Fields

We had a  nice fun game of rounders down at the playing fields today. I took L and T along at about 3:30 and initially the kids (about 10 or 12 of them) had a little knock about amongst themselves with me and John doing the fielding and bowling. It was a lovely afternoon, the… Read More

Warwickshire Directory

CSS Villages is now listed in the Warwickshire Business Directory A free online directory for Warwickshire based small businesses and community projects.

Vouchers for luxury Afternoon Teas

We love the whole concept of Afternoon Tea. It’s as English as croquet and normally associated with little old ladies daintily handling fancy cakes on doilies, but traditional Afternoon Teas are the coolest outing on the planet at the moment. Ok we might be exaggerating a bit, but there’s no denying the tide is turning…. Read More

Google+ Widgets for Village Events

I’ve been creating some Google+ Widgets on one of my SEO sites over the past few days and if there are enough things happening within the 3 villages this year may create some for the CSS Villages website. The Widgets use a date feed from a Google+ Page and the Google+ API It’s not just… Read More

Pantomime Time in North Cotswolds

Would You Like To Do Something Different ? It’s Pantomime Time Oh! – no it isn’t ———— Oh! – yes it is!! Join the Seniors Club Visit DICK WHITTINGTON Chipping Norton Theatre – Thursday 10th December Mini coach leaves Cherington Arms car park at 6:45pm – returning 10:15pm Cost – Tickets for the show and… Read More

Lottery Results November 2009

November 2009 Results 1st prize £115 Mrs Jane Gibb 2nd Prize £60 Mrs Vera Bryan 3rd Prize £40 Mrs Val Flint Congratulations to our sixth winners. Thank you for your continued support. For more information on joining please contact Alan Thompson (01608 686861) or better still drop in on our Saturday coffee mornings (09:30 – 11:30)… Read More

The BIG Breakfast

The BIG Breakfast Saturday 14th November – Village Hall The BIG Breakfast was a cheerful, busy occasion with an excellent full breakfast provided by Angela, Alf, Andrew, Amanda, Nigel and Jenny. Ben and Lucy did a fantastic job of taking orders/money and Bill and Chris were kept busy all morning washing cars. A big thank… Read More

Flower Show AGM

Thursday 18th November – Village Hall All are welcome to the Flower Show AGM where this years show will be discussed and preperations for next years show will be put in place The 2010 show is on Saturday August 7th.

Remembrance Sunday in Cherington

Sunday 8th November – St John the Baptist Church Remembrance Sunday in Cherington The service will begin at the War Memorial at 10:50am and continue in the Church.

CSS Village Hall Lottery October 2009 Results

October 2009 Results 1st prize £115 Mr Nick Mills 2nd Prize £60 Mrs Wendy Graves 3rd Prize £40 Mr Trevor Lewis Congratulations to our fith winners. Thank you for your continued support. For more information on joining please contact Alan Thompson (01608 686861) or better still drop in on our Saturday coffee mornings (09:30 – 11:30)… Read More

CSS Village Hall Lottery – September 2009

September 2009 Results 1st prize £100 Mrs Ennis Webster 2nd Prize £50 Mr Mitch Thompson 3rd Prize £30 Mr Peter Le Breuilly Congratulations to our fourth winners. Thank you for your continued support. For more information on joining please contact Alan Thompson (01608 686861) or better still drop in on our Saturday coffee mornings (09:30 –… Read More

CSS Village Hall Lottery August 2009

August  2009 Results 1st prize £100 Mr Bruce Bello 2nd Prize £50 Mr and Mrs Joe Lewis 3rd Prize £30 Mr Alan Wright Congratulations to our third winners. Thank you for your continued support. For more information on joining please contact Alan Thompson (01608 686861) or better still drop in on our Saturday coffee mornings (09:30… Read More

Opening of Cherington and Stourton Village Playground

Opening of Cherington and Stourton Village Playground 11th July 2009 The rain held off and the children ran amok having a whale of a time! After a fantastic fund raising campaign, Simon Rutherford officially opened the new Cherington & Stourton Village Playground by dropping his arm to start the run through the tape by the… Read More

July Village Hall Lottery Results

CSS Village Hall Lottery July 2009 Results 1st prize £100 Mr Roy Hawley 2nd Prize £50 Mrs Jane Upson 3rd Prize £30 Mrs Jane Cameron Congratulations to our second winners. Thank you for your continued support. For more information on joining please contact Alan Thompson (01608 686861) or better still drop in on our Saturday… Read More

CSS Village Hall Lottery

June 2009 Results     1st prize £100 Mrs Ann Holland 2nd Prize £50 Mr Andrew Sabin 3rd Prize £30 Mrs Lou Braddell Congratulations to our first winners. Thank you for your continued support. For more information on joining please contact Alan Thompson (01608 686861) or better still drop in on our Saturday coffee mornings… Read More

Stourton & Cherington Playing Field Official Grand Opening Day

Saturday 11th July – Stourton & Cherington Playing Field Stourton & Cherington Playing Field Official Grand Opening Day Come to the Official Grand Opening Party at the newly equipped playing field. There will be a barbeque and bar and lots of fun, followed in the evening by the Fathers and sons and daughters camp out…. Read More

Stourton and Cherington Playground

Stourton and Cherington Playground Tuesday 9th June 2009 I took Lucy and Tom along to see how progress is coming along at the playground this evening and was pleased to see the new equipment is all set up now and looking brilliant. Lucy and Tom were both very excited and can’t wait to try out… Read More

Summertime Family Services at St John the Baptist Church

Summertime Family Services St John the Baptist Church Cherington and Stourton All are welcome to come along and join in a journey over the next few months and revisit the Family Services, exploring different themes in a fun way, from digging for treasure to bring and share picnics in the park. 14th June – Starting… Read More

2009 Cherington Arms Golf Society Day

Monday 29th June – Ingon Manor Golf Club Stratford-upon-Avon 2009 Cherington Arms Golf Society Day A full day of golf and fun starts at 9:15am with bacon sandwiches and tea or coffee, players are then teamed up for a 9 hole round of Texan Scramble in the morning, followed by refreshments and a light lunch… Read More

French Night – Witty Caption Competition

Witty Caption Competition! After a succesful French night at the Cherington Arms on Saturday 30th May we have announced a witty caption competition to complement the photographs taken on the night. Click Here To See Photos From The Cherington Arms French Night » » Submit your witty caption to us to stand a chance of… Read More

French night at the Cherington Arms

Saturday 30th May – Cherington Arms French night at the Cherington Arms – Dig out those stripy T shirts, the old bicycles and polish up your onions for an entertaining evening amongst good company with excellent food and hospitality. As you can see there were some traditional French men and some very chic Parisian ladies,… Read More

The Quack Pack debut at Cherington Flower Show

A new attraction will be driving the locals quackers at this years flower show in the usually sleepy village of Cherington in leafy South Warwickshire. Following on from last years pig racing, this year we are delighted to feature duck herding on the itinerary where the skills of guiding a herd of ducks through various… Read More

The Breakfast Club Cherington

The Breakfast Club Cherington The Bacon Sandwich, Coffee Shop and Car Wash, which takes place every Saturday between 9.30 and 11.30 has had a great start and is proving immensely popular. Aside from the fundraising it is a pleasure to see people from the villages getting together and enjoying a chat and a coffee.

New playground equipment coming soon

The old play equipment is due to be removed before the end of April, making room for the new equipment which is hoped to be fully installed before the end of May. More information coming soon.

Clay Pigeon Shooting Organisations

If you are interested in joining one the many clay pigeon shooting organisations in the UK, you might like to start by looking at the site of the governing body for the sport – the Clay Pigeon Shooting Association at http://www.cpsa.co.uk. Throughout the UK you can find numerous shooting clubs, regional clay pigeon shooting organisations… Read More

Sponsored Car Washing

Sponsored Car Washing Cherington Sponsored car washing will be taking place every Saturday morning outside the village hall at 09:30 am. The fee starts at £5.00 for a standard car with all monies collected going to the village hall ….

Local Schools Closed

All local schools are closed today due to heavy snow. Latest updates can be found at www.warwickshire.gov.uk/schoolclosures Contact Details for local schools Acorns Primary School Long Compton Shipston-on-stour Warwickshire CV36 5LA (01608) 684654 Brailes C.Of.E Primary School Lower Brailes Banbury Warwickshire OX15 5AP (01608) 685253 Shipston Primary School Station Road Shipston-on-stour Warwickshire CV36 4BT (01608)… Read More

2009 Flower Show Dates

The date of the 2009 Cherington flower show has been announced as Saturday 1st August 2009  Further information can be Found Here » »

South Warwickshire Handyman Services

South Warwickshire Handyman Services Services provided include Bathroom Regeneration, Kitchen Door Replacement, Tiling, Picture Hanging, Putting up Shelves, Hanging Curtains, Fitting Blinds, Flatpack Assembly, Painting & Decorating, Gardening Services, Etc. Warwickshire Handyman Services. Warwickshire Flatpack Assembly Warwickshire Gardening Services Warwickshire Handyman Services Areas Covered • Alcester • Barford • Bidford • Ettington • Kineton •… Read More

Surveillance and Investigations

IPM Surveillance and Investigations are a private agency that are able to offer specialist solutions to Private and Corporate clients. Our highly trained team of operatives utilise a wealth of operational experience alongside state of the art technology to deliver a discreet, professional and swift solution to your individual case. IPM Surveillance & Investigations Swerbrook… Read More

Course on editing photos with Photoshop Elements

Learn to Edit your pictures A beginners course based on Photoshop Elements Make your images stand out, learn how to add an adjustment layer, clone out areas of an image that you wish to remove etc. Course fee £ 50.00 2 hours a week – 4 Weeks Photoshop Elements Level 1 Starts :Thursday 17TH OCTOBER… Read More