Sutton Veny Blog

Ride and Stride – Sunday 14th September 2019

This year’s Ride+Stride takes place on 14 September and there will be prizes for those visiting the most churches and raising the most money. Join us on a bike, on foot or on horseback and help keep Wiltshire’s churches looking beautiful. Half the money raised will be given to the church of your choice and…

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Sutton Veny Produce Stall

Here in Sutton Veny we have a wonderful institution that has happened every year since 1983 – our Produce Stall. With the help of a merry band of villagers over the years we have managed to make it a great part of our village life. This year our Produce Stall will run from 6 July…

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Friends News – 4 – 5 May 2019

The church, but mainly the churchyard, was on show over the early May Bank holiday weekend. On Saturday 4 May Sutton Veny hosted the annual seminar of the Wiltshire Living Churchyards and Cemeteries Project. Based mainly in the Village Hall, the gathering of over 50 people heard a range of stimulating talks before being led…

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Wiltshire Community Policing

Warminster Rural Report – April 2019

Please find the Warminster Rural Network April Edition available for download.

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Brian Long

Brian Long – doing a Marathon for Age UK

Brian Long is doing the London Marathon to raise money for Age UK – a great cause. His donation page is here: Donate Here. Further details are below:      

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3 Nov Sutton Veny 50th Anniversary Bonfire & Fireworks

Sutton Veny 50th Anniversary Bonfire & Fireworks this Saturday 3 Nov from 6.00pm. Bonfire building from 9.30am. Forecast says it should be breezy …… but dry!

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WW1 Base Drum and Band Concert – 12th November 10-30 am to 11-30 am

In 2013 the Footscray-Yarraville City Band discovered, in their store room, a WW1 bass drum which had been out of use and stored since the 1960’s. On the inside of this drum were found six inscriptions written by WW1 soldiers. The inscriptions indicate the drum was used at the Australian training camps at Fovant and…

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Cricket Match – Alexander Memorial Field – Sat 17th June

There will be an International Cricket match on the Alexander Memorial Field on Saturday 17th June. HSVCC versus the Australian High Commission Team, Australia House.  Start time 11.00am. Why not support your local team, bring a picnic and a few beers. If you bring a BBQ please protect the grass and dispose of hot remnants…

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Lent Walk – Saturday 17th March

Walk and talk in good company. All ages welcome. 1030 hrs start at Sutton Veny Church and 1230 ish finish. Fun for all the family !

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Salisbury Cathedral Choir – 5 March

2018 is the 150th anniversary of the consecration of Sutton Veny Church, dedicated to St John the Evangelist.  A number of events will be held to mark the anniversary, the first of which is a concert by the girls and men of Salisbury Cathedral Choir on Monday 5 March 2018, a date which I invite…

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