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News - December

Refuse Collections - Christmas




Bus Service 2E - Changes


Virginia House Stores - Christmas Opening Hours

Date Opening Times Papers on sale in shop Newspaper Delivery Fresh Bread
Christmas Eve 24 Dec 6.30am - 3.00pm Yes Yes Yes
Christmas Day 25 Dec Closed No No No
Boxing Day 26 Dec 9.00am - 11.00am Yes No No
Monday 27 Dec 9.00am - 11.00am Yes No No
Tuesday 28 Dec 9.00am - 11.00am Yes Yes No
Wednesday 29 Dec 7.00am - 1.00pm Yes Yes Yes
Thursday 30 Dec 7.00am - 1.00pm Yes Yes Yes
New Year's Eve 31 Dec 7.00am - 1.00pm Yes Yes No
New Year's Day 1 Jan 9.00am - 11.00am Yes No No
Sunday 2 Jan 9.00am - 11.00am Yes Yes No
Monday 3 Jan 9.00am - 11.00am Yes Yes No
Tuesday 4 Jan 6.30am - 6.00pm Yes Yes Yes


Fund Raising (Information courtesy of SCAN magazine)


The White Hart


New SCAN Treasurer and Advertising Manager


School News



Playgroup News



Parish Council Notes And News

  Bulk Skip

  Sherington Mound
  Edith Lucas Paintings
  Sherington Parish Appraisal - Development Issues


  A Personal Letter From The Chairman of Sherington Parish Council                (Courtesy of SCAN magazine)

    Tony Pilcher



Planning Applications

Bullet The following applications have been submitted to Milton Keynes Council:



Football - North Bucks and District League

Premier Division
2 Oct Sherington 1 Wing Village 2
9 Oct Stewkley 4 Sherington 0
16 Oct Sherington 1 Wicken Sports 6
30 Oct Sherington 1 Southcott RA 4
6 Nov Roade 0 Sherington 0
13 Nov Sherington P Westbury P
27 Nov Sherington 1 Stewkley 0
4 Dec Hanslope 0 Sherington 1
11 Dec Bow Brickhill P Sherington P

Intermediate Division
2 Oct Roade Reserves 2 Sherington Reserves 0
9 Oct Sherington Reserves 4 Tingewick Sports 4
16 Oct Hays MK97 3 Sherington Reserves 0
23 Oct Sherington Reserves 8 Syresham 2
30 Oct Great Horwood 5 Sherington Reserves 0
6 Nov Sherington Reserves 2 Steeple Claydon 2
20 Nov Sherington Reserves 0 Tesco 2
27 Nov Tesco 5 Sherington Reserves 0
4 Dec Sherington Reserves 0 Roade Reserves 6
11 Dec Sherington Reserves P Hays MK97 P
18 Dec Tingewick Sports 2 Sherington Reserves 3

Premier Division Challenge Trophy - First Round
20 Nov Southcott RA 6 Sherington 0

Intermediate Division Challenge Trophy - First Round
13 Nov Hays MK97 4 Sherington Reserves 0


For Sale Sign

Houses For Sale

Bullet The following houses have recently been advertised for sale. Details are available from local estate agents, especially those in Newport Pagnell or Olney.

      • 3 bedroomed semi-detached house, £128,000.
      • 3 bedroomed stone cottage overlooking The Knoll, £128,000.
      • 2 bedroomed link detached bungalow, £119,950.
      • 2 bedroomed terrace house, £79,995.

Bullet The following houses have recently been advertised to let.

  • 4 bedroomed detached house, £850 per month.
  • 2 bedroomed detached house, £750 per month.
  • 3 bedroomed detached house in Gun Lane, £775 per month.
  • 1 bedroomed semi-detached cottage in Crofts End, £425 per month.


Twinning Association News



Church News

  • As in previous years, the church is floodlit during the Christmas period.


From the Parish Register

Baptism 7 Nov Mitchell Barton
Wedding - -
Funeral - -


Recent Events

26 Dec 9.30am The Knoll Thumbstick Walkers - Boxing Day Walk
29 Dec - - Deadline for SCAN copy for January
and first week of February
31 Dec - Village Hall Village Millennium Celebration (see below)
4 Jan School 7.30pm Parish Council Meeting
7+14 Jan 8pm - 9pm Village Hall Adult Keep Fit/Dance Classes
£2.50 per class - Contact Melanie (Tel: 618438)

Bullet Village Millennium Celebration
  • New Year's Eve 31st December 1999
  • At the Village Hall.
  • No admission charge, but there will be a raffle to help fund this and other Millennium projects.
  • Fancy dress, although there is no overall theme.
  • Some food and soup will be provided, but tables will not be available because of the numbers expected (about 350 adults and 150 children). Barbecue facilities will be available for self cook.
  • A professional Disco has been booked to entertain with 'music through the (recent) ages'. Other entertainment is planned.
  • A bar will not be provided, so please bring your own drink. Children's soft drinks will be available.
  • Please contact Mark Stein (Tel: 618966) or John Cook (Tel: 610909) if you can help in the preparation or during the week prior to the event.



Tuesday Coffee Mornings

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The New Thursday Group

  • The first meeting of the New Year takes the form of a visit to the Pantomine at the Milton Keynes Theatre. All the Group's tickets have been sold, but phone Sue Pounder (Tel: 610090) to be placed on the reserve list.

Information (apart from Football and Planning Applications) courtesy of SCAN magazine

Latest update: 16 January 1999

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