On Monday 12 November, Mrs Lesley Silvester retired after 18 years' loyal service as Clerk to Metfield Parish Council. Metfield is grateful for her unstinting efforts over that time to support both the Parish Council and the village – always efficient and always putting in that little bit extra over and above her statutory duties. After November’s … Continue reading Parish Clerk retires after 18 years!
Lighting of the Metfield BeaconOn 11 November at 6.45pm Metfield commemorated the centenary of the ending of the First World War with the lighting of the Beacon at Nut Tree Farm. Peter Mortimer, Bryan Wareham and Peter Schwier led a short ceremony, including a roll call of those who lost their lives in the First … Continue reading Village news
Just a few weeks to go until Christmas and Metfield has some fun events lined up to fend off the winter blues once these glorious autumn days come to an end. Don't forget to get your tickets for the Panto from Metfield Stores or the Village Hall bar (details on the poster). There will be … Continue reading Winter entertainment
We are always adding new material so it's worthwhile taking another look from time to time. Here are just some of the topics we cover: What's On (see also the new village calendar) Local businesses and services Parish Council: members, contact info, dates of meetings and downloadable pdfs of the minutes of meetings Blog (you … Continue reading How well do you know your village?
The weather Talk about a scorcher! Lovely for many, inconvenient for some, unbearable for others… in July the sun kept on shining and shining. And August has been no different so far, though the slight drop in temperature at least means one can move around in more comfort. The allotments It has been a hot … Continue reading Notes on…