23rd February 2016

Faces of the Village

Local lads Ryan, Toby and Harry jamming during half term at the playing field.

The band, Misprinted Lines, were filming a promotional video which is now on You Tube. A song from the EP will be available to download in the near future.

Watch the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z2Wy_cBQ5z8

Annual Lenten Frugal Lunches on Tuesday 23 February until Tuesday 22 March at Boxted Village Hall at 12 mid-day (following the weekly Coffee Café) until 22 March. Jos Carter (272755) will be very glad to have offers of help in making the soups and other aspects. Proceeds to the Colchester Emergency Night Shelter.

Evergreens Club
Tell us about the most unusual or useless gift you have received.
Thursday 25 February Boxted Village Hall from 2.30 pm.

Pictured above: photos from the Open Door Drop In Cafe. All ages welcome.

Boxted Methodist Silver Band is giving a concert in St Peter’s Church on Saturday 27 February at 7.30 pm. Tickets £6 in advance from 271511 or £7 on the door.

Upcoming Events at Boxted British Legion

England Rugby Matches The clubhouse is open and showing all England rugby matches on the big screen. 27 February from 4pm vs Ireland, 12 March vs Wales 4pm and 19 March vs France 8pm

Quiz night Saturday 5 March 8pm

Clay Pigeon Shoot at Fennes Shooting School, Braintree. Novices and existing shooters. Organised by the Legion for Saturday 12 March. Contact Barry on 07941 724543 for info but the day includes food and drinks, instruction, use of shotguns and cartridges. Prices from £66.

Easter Egg Hunt, Barbecue and Fun Day Saturday 26 March from 12.00 at the Legion. Bouncy Castle, Egg Painting, an Easter Egg for all children just £3.00.

Quiz Night Saturday 2 April from 8pm

Grand National Saturday 9 April the clubhouse will be open from 12.00 to watch the race and enjoy a sweepstake.

Church Services Sunday February 28

9.30 Sung Eucharist – St Mary’s Church, Langham

11 am Service at the Methodist Church

4.30 pm Evensong at St Peter’s Church, Boxted

Mobile Library

Tuesdays 1 and 15 March

Boxted Playing Field car park 10.55 – 11.30 am

Family Quiz Night
In aid of St Mary’s and St Peter’s work with young people. Boxted Village Hall Saturday March 5 from 7 pm. Teams of up to 8 people. £6 per adult (children 11 years or younger, £3). Licensed bar. For more particulars or to book places, please contact Dominic or Linda Sheil (Tel.273324).