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  1. Golden Woodstock

    By Derek Davis on July 31st, 2015

    Viking Forest Project will be hosting their second musical event in Golden Wood, on Saturday 15th August. Starting at 3pm there will be a barbecue, Adnams’ beer and wine plus a chance to see, hear and feel what nature conservation is all …

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  2. 70 Years of Freedom

    By Derek Davis on July 27th, 2015

    A commemoration and celebration of Victory in Europe and Victory in Japan days will be held at Shotley Church. The service at St Mary's Church Shotley on Saturday, August 15 at 2.45pm, will be followed by a parade of standards and then a reception …

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  3. Road Warning

    By Derek Davis on July 19th, 2015

    Motorists are being advised to take extra caution when using Sturside and Kirkton Close. The hedge has become overgrown so narrows the road and presents a problem visually. Due to nesting birds work to rectify the problem cannot be started until …

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    on July 15th, 2015

      Following the positive and overwhelming feedback received by the Parish Council at the two recent public meetings regarding the possibility of re-instating a community shop in Shotley Gate, a Committee has now been formed in order to look at what …

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  5. Stunning Shotley Wins Village of Year Award

    By Derek Davis on July 14th, 2015

    Shotley has triumphed in the Babergh District Council stage of the Village of the Year competition.  Our wonderful village now goes through to the Suffolk County stage but faces more tough competition to clinch top prize. Geraint Pugh, who …

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  6. Auction Success

    By Derek Davis on July 11th, 2015

    Bidding was brisk as Shotley's General Auction, on Saturday July 11, threw up a number of interesting and varied items.  With 309 lots up for auction the bidders and auctioneers were kept on thier toes at the Village Hall.  Monies raised will go …

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  7. Suffolk Walking Festival 2014

    By dina bedwell on July 6th, 2015

    Now in its seventh year, the Suffolk Walking Festival is bigger and better than ever before, with nearly 80 guided walks planned, covering the whole of the county. We have a lovely mix of short strolls around medieval villages and market towns and …

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  8. Impressive Turnout

    By Derek Davis on July 2nd, 2015

    It would be quite amazing if the judges for the Village of the Year competition did not leave Shotley suitably impressed on the hottest July day on record. Dozens of people from a large number of groups, clubs and organistations were on hand to help …

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  9. New Village Hall Secretary

    By Derek Davis on July 2nd, 2015

    Anyone wishing to book the Village Hall are welcome to do so at extremely comptetive rates. William Henry has taken over as booking secretary and can be contacted on 788517 or via email wiliamhenry@gmail.com The Village Hall Committee thanked …

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