25th April 2016

Boxted based folk / rock outfit Silbury Hill have released a CD of original tracks one of which features the song the duo performed at the WW1 centenary event at St Peters in 2014. The song called ‘This Noble Man’ features the story of Walter Denny, a Boxted resident and relative of Douglas Carter, a previous village historian. The album is called Justice of the Rowan, for more information http://www.silburyhill.net

Mobile Library

Tuesdays 26 April and 10 May

Boxted Playing Field car park 10.55 – 11.30 am
Read a review of the book’ Wild’ here:

Upcoming Events at Boxted British Legion

Beer Festival Saturday 30 April – Monday 2 May

Quiz night Saturday 7 May from 8pm

Church Services Sunday 1 May

9.30 am Sung Eucharist at St Mary’s Church, Langham

11 am service at the Boxted Methodist Church

Boxted Methodist Silver Band Monthly Band Service

Sunday 1 May, Boxted Methodist Church, 3 pm.

Pictured above, Victoria Steinitz, conductor of Boxted Methodist Silver Band, and the musical score she works from when conducting the band.


AGM and Resolutions with Champagne, Canapés and a Foodie Quiz.
Tuesday 10 May. Boxted Village Hall from 7.30 pm

Boxted WI

and their guests were thoroughly entertained at the April open meeting by Lorraine Pendleton and ‘Bellydanza’. The troupe gave a history of the dance followed by a vibrant and colourful demonstration of their skills. Refreshments were of a middle eastern flavour. Finally, the ladies took part enmass in a workshop, with much fun and laughter. Our thanks to the troupe for a wonderful evening.

Waste and recycling survey

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