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  1. Pugh's Phab Plod

    By Derek Davis on March 16th, 2015

    The day of reckoning is fast approaching for game geriatric Geraint Pugh. Our Welsh import has bravely, or foolishly depending on your point of view, is running the London marathon in order to raise funds for a children's charity called Phab …

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  2. Landslip Sorted

    By Derek Davis on March 15th, 2015

    No, it wasn't the sea defence fairies that have made the walk along the River Stour even more attractive, but our very own hard working and effective Footpath Group.  The landslip overspill, which has blighted the section of the Stour coastal path …

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  3. Ganges Plan Reported Back

    By Derek Davis on March 13th, 2015

    Plans to develop the former Royal Navy Training Establishment HMS Ganges have been further delayed after Woolverstone Parish Council objected to Babergh Districy Council's approval of the planning application, with certain conditions to be met. A …

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  4. Foreign Change Wanted

    By Derek Davis on March 12th, 2015

    Coining It In Many of us have lots of foreign coins or notes laying around waiting in the vain hope we will return to that country and can spend it.  Euros and dollars aside there is a fair chance they will stay in the drawer, box, or jar forever …

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  5. OSAC Invite

    By Derek Davis on March 9th, 2015

    Shotley parishioners are invited to attend an OSAC meeting to be held at the vilage hall on Thursday, May 12 at 7.15pm See AGENDA here

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  6. Community Stars Recognised

    By Derek Davis on March 6th, 2015

    Duo Win Awards Two of Shotley's finest have won community awards for their work in making our village even more appealing.   Gary Richens and Richard Davis will be presented their respective prizes at the Babergh Community Achievement Awards …

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  7. Get Noticed

    By Derek Davis on March 4th, 2015

    Get Noticed Get your message out there with the locally produced Noticeboard magazine. All those wishing to send articles to the Shotley Noticeboard magazine have been advised to use this email address matthewsandco@aol.com as there has been an …

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  8. Scouts Clear Scrub

    By Derek Davis on March 2nd, 2015

    A group of Shotley scouts came prepared for hard graft as they cleared a huge area of space in order to plant 20 fruit trees.  Under the watchful eye of leaders Steve and Jane Leach and Heritage Wood coordinator Gary Richens, the pack worked …

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