The Wild Bunch - 5th & 6th November 2016

Refreshments including home-made cakes.

Entrance Is Free.

Artist will be demonstrating in various media throughout the weekend.

Donation from proceeds to The Rainforest Foundation UK.

Wild Bunch Poster 2016

 

 

 

Guy Fawkes Halloween Ghost Walk : 

Friday 28th October 2016

 

Guy Fawkes Halloween Ghost Walk 

 

 

 

Progressive Supper - 8th October 2016!

Progressive Supper

Dunchurch’s Annual Progressive Supper is a very sociable event and more about meeting new people in the village, catching up with old friends and having a good time, rather than the food.

Saturday October 8th 2016…….

This year’s Progressive Supper will follow the same format as previous years, but without the England match this time.

All you will need to do is provide one course (starter, main or dessert) with wine, for either 6 or 8 adults (including yourselves). The idea is that the food should be quick, simple and prepared in advance, as everyone involved moves to a different location for each course. It is NOT a cooking competition! Feel free to make your own course if you are happy to do so but the supermarkets also have a great range! For first timers, you can choose which course you would like to prepare.

The format for the evening.........

We all meet together at the beginning of the evening at someone’s house, for drinks and nibbles.

The middle part is the adventure.....you will be told where you are going for each course as the evening progresses (you will only know the venue for your own course). At each house you will have your meal with different people. Again, you won’t know who until you get there!

The only requirement is that you live in Dunchurch, so that you can walk/cycle to each house. The cost is £10 per couple.

You will be told which course you are doing beforehand and where you will start the evening.

If you would like to be involved, please complete the form .

If you would like further information, please give Fiona a ring on 813348.

If you want to be involved in this event or are just not sure what a progressive supper is, you can get additional details of the evening here.

 

 

 

Variety Show

Friday 23rd & Saturday 24th September 2016

On Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th September the Dunchurch Festival Group will be staging variety shows at the Village Hall.

a photo of 4 coloured spotlights

In a year of significant national anniversaries and some sad losses in the world of entertainment, the shows promises a number of these topical references and, it is rumoured, an appearance of THE BOSS herself!.

It is also rumoured the the long and eagerly awaited return of THE HAPPY TAPPERS will at last be achieved!!

 

Proceeds will go to one of Her Majesties children’s charities, in this year of her special birthday, and village good causes.

There will be sketches remembering Ronnie Corbett and Victoria Wood, plus a Python tribute and performances by our own Dunchurch Voices and (Saturday only) The Dunchurch Band.
There are also plans to include a short excerpt from next years Pantomime, “The Princess and The Pea”, written by Sue Protheroe and lots of music, magic and comedy – something for everyone!

The Saturday show will commence with complimentary sparkling wine and a Trio of Puddings and a liqueur in the interval and on both evenings there will be a licensed bar and one of our famous fund-raising raffles!!

Tickets will be available from Wanda’s Ladies Fashions in The Square (01788522021) from late August.
Prices :- Friday £6 Adults, £3 Under 16’s, Saturday £12

 

 

Dunchurch Fête : 18th June 2016!

Theme for 2016 : Disney! 

fete2014In the Arena there will be a plenty of things to see to keep you entertained, starting off with the Fancy Dress Parade and presentation of plaques.

In the Main Hall we will have a variety of Trade, Craft and Village Organisation's stalls and an Art Show by local artists

 

Visit our dedicated Fete Page for more details


Admission charges

Admission is FREE if you are in fancy dress, so go on, make the effort!

All adults £2

Children 5 to 12yrs  50p 

Children under 5 free

Be a helper

Would you like to help out? Then click this link and drop us a line!

 

 

Notices 

Fête 2019 Stall Bookings

We're now taking bookings for trade stalls and advertising in the free fête programme.

Please complete our booking form for all stalls.


Tables & Chairs For Hire

The Dunchurch Festival Group have available for hire 100 folding chairs and 25 folding tables suitable for indoor or outdoor use.

A returnable bond of £50 for the chairs and £100 for the tables is required in addition to the hiring fee of 50p per chair, £2 per table.

Collection & return delivery are the hirer's responsibility.

Please Contact Us to make arrangements.


Dunchurch Band Recruiting

The Dunchurch Band are recruiting for new members.

Rehearsals are Tuesday evenings 7.30pm - 9.30pm at:

The W. I. Hall, Southam Road, Dunchurch.

Contact Louise Balsom on :

01327 361564 or

07548 276993

e-mail: 

dunchurch.band100@yahoo.com


 Computer Confidence.

  • Are you confused when your grandchildren talk about the web or Google or social media?
  • Do you Panic when they speak about Apps or Facebook Friends or when they chatter on about Blogs or Cyber Bullying?
  • Would you like to learn about emails? Book a holiday online? Know how to find your photos? Do you want to Skype your family? Print off a boarding pass? Find a bargain on ebay?

Then Computer Confidence is for you!

Come to the Library at Dunchurch on Thursdays

  • Every Thursday at 11am at the library
  • Use the library computers – or bring your own laptop
  • Only £2 per session

 

If you would like to book please phone 01788 811355 or sign up in the library.

 

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