Ashwellthorpe and Fundenhall is a civil parish in Norfolk, situated some 3miles south east of Wymondham and 10 miles south west of Norwich. The parish includes the villages of Ashwellthorpe and Fundenhall, which lie less than 1 mile apart.
Ashwellthorpe’s weather data for September 2017 has now been posted and can be seen on the Leisure > Ashwellthorpe Weather Data page.
SATURDAY 21 OCTOBER 2017
There are still tickets available for the next film in Ashwellthorpe Village Hall’s Autumn season this Saturday evening – 21 October 2017. In conjunction with Village Screen and Creative Arts East, the film to be shown is the 2017 “The Zookeeper’s Wife” starring Johan Heldenbergh Jessica Chastain, Daniel Bruhl and Timothy Radford and is the true story about the Keepers of Warsaw Zoo who saved hundreds of people and animals during the 2nd World War Occupation.
The film has a PG 13 certificate and is of 2 hours and 7 minutes’ duration. Tickets are £4.00 in advance from Box Office 01508 481712 and £5.00 on the door on the night.
Doors Open 7.00 p.m. for a 7.30 p.m. start
TUESDAY 3 OCTOBER 2017 – 7.30 p.m. Ashwellthorpe Village Hall
is the date of the next meeting of the Ashwellthorpe Gardening Club when the Speaker will be Trevor Harrison from the Creake Plant Centre, based in South Creake, which specialises in unusual shrubs, and herbaceous plants, old roses and hellebores amongst others.
SATURDAY 30 SEPTEMBER 2017
It’s not too late to buy your ticket in advance for the film “Hidden Figures” which is showing at Ashwellthorpe Village Hall this Saturday night, 30 September, at 7.30 p.m. (read about the film on our Events Calendar or on our Village Hall page). Remember, tickets in advance cost only £4.00 and can be obtained from Box Office 01508 489619. Tickets on the night will cost £5.00. Doors open at 7.00 p.m.
The audit of account for the Council for the year ended 31st March 2017 has been concluded.
Click on the below link to view The Annual Return.
Sad to say the last performance by the Ashwren Players will happen this SATURDAY night, the 23 SEPTEMBER with Curtains Up at 7.30 p.m.
Make sure you’re there to enjoy yourselves, to support them, to thank them for giving much pleasure over the years, and to help them raise funds for their chosen charities this year – St Martin’s Trust and Little Discoverers.
TICKETS ARE STILL AVAILABLE AT £6.00 (adults) and £3.00 (juniors) in advance from Christine on 01508 488123
If there are spaces on the night, tickets on the door will cost £6.50 (adults) and £3.50 (juniors)
The Ashwellthorpe weather data for the months of July and August 2017 has not been posted on the Leisure > Ashwellthorpe Weather Data page.
Rick and Nancy’s next Parish Walk will meet at 10.00 a.m. at St Nicholas Church, Fundenhall, on Sunday 24 September 2017. The walk will be approx. 5 to 6 miles and if the weather has not been too wet, it is planned to head over Flordon Common (which can be wet) and back via the path through Redwing’s and then past Hapton Church. More details on the Leisure > Routes > Walks page
You might think Ashwellthorpe and Fundenhall is within the Wymondham Neighbourhood Team of Norfolk Constabulary, but the two villages are in fact part of the Long Stratton Neighbourhood area.
In the light of this, the Parish Council has been advised that the police team are holding a “Street Surgery” (where you can raise any issues or concerns) on Monday 4 September 2017 from 2.00 to 4.00 p.m. at the Co-Op store in Long Stratton.
The Parish Council has received an information sheet from Norfolk Constabulary about “Cuckooing, “a term used to describe the practice where professional drug dealers take over the property of a vulnerable person and use it as a place from which to run their drugs business”, a copy of which can be seen on the Community Information Page