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.
The Mobile Library van will be in Ashwellthorpe on Monday 22 August 2016. Details of times and places can be seen on the Leisure > Events Calendar page.
The August Quiz ‘n Chips evening at Ashwellthorpe Village Hall, led by Questionmaster and Marker, Ray and Sue Jenkins, was held on Saturday 13 August with fourteen tables of c. six quizzers on each taking part. A full report can be seen by scrolling to the Village Hall > Event Reports page but the winners this year were The Generation Gap with 161 points. A raffle raised £117 and a tankard collection for Ray’s 2016 chosen charity – Wymondham and Attleborough Talking Newspaper – raised £118.68. Thanks very much to Ray and Sue for organising such interesting and entertaining questions.
The weather for Ashwellthorpe for the month of July 2016 can now be seen on the Leisure > Ashwellthorpe Weather data page.
ATTENTION ALL QUIZZERS!
At the time of going to press, there are still about two quiz tables (maximum of six people each table) for the Quiz ‘n’ Chips Night at Ashwellthorpe Village Hall on Saturday 13 August 2016. Doors open at 7.00 p.m. for Eyes Down at 7.30 p.m. prompt. Tickets are £8.00 each including the fish or sausage or vege burger and chips and must be booked in advance so that the correct food can be ordered. Please contact Box Office on 01508 481712 as soon as possible if you want to take part.
Dates for your Diary
The films to be shown in the Autumn Season Village Screen in conjunction with Creative Arts East, at Ashwellthorpe Village Hall are:
FRIDAY 30 SEPTEMBER 2016 “Florence Foster Jenkins” starring Meryl Streep and Hugh Grant
FRIDAY 28 OCTOBER 2016 “Leaning to Drive” starring Patricia Clarkson and Sir Ben Kingsley
FRIDAY 25 NOVEMBER 2016 “The Man who Knew Infinity” starring Dev Patel and Jeremy Irons
Synopses of these films can be seen on the Leisure > Events Calendar Page
All will have a 7.30 p.m. start and tickets will be available nearer the time
DATE FOR YOUR DIARY
The Players are holding a Murder Mystery Evening at Wreningham Village Hall on Friiday 30 September 2016 – come along and see if you can work out who it was. More details nearer the time.
The August and September 2016 Church service times for All Saints, Ashwellthorpe, and St Nicholas, Fundenhall, can be seen on the Community Information > Churches page.
Date for your Diary – FUNDENHALL DOG SHOW and FETE
Sunday 4 September 2016 from 12 Noon at The Grange, Fundenhall
Contact: Sally Cocks 07740 051708
More details here nearer the time
The July parish walk will start at 10 a.m. from Tasburgh Village Hall, Grove Lane, Tasburgh NR15 1LR, on Sunday 31 July 2016 – permission has been given to use their car park. The walk will be 5.5 miles mainly on quiet country roads but with a short stretch past Duffield’s Mill on a good footpath beside the A140.
FUTURE WALK DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
Sunday 25 September 2016 at 10.00 a.m. 4-5 miles in length and will head towards East Carleton
Sunday 30 October 2016 at 10.00 a.m. – Meet at Forncett Village Hall (more details later)
Sunday 4 December 2016 at 10.00 a.m. – Meeting point and route to be decided nearer the date.
The weather data for Ashwellthorpe for the month of June 2016 can now be seen on the Leisure > Ashwellthorpe Weather Data page.