Speed Watch

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Now that the weather and visibility have considerably improved, speed monitoring throughout the village is resuming from the beginning of March. Unfortunately some drivers, particularly HGVs, have got used to not seeing the team on village roads and are deliberately … Read More

Winter Edition out now

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We’ve just printed up the Winter edition of Spreadeagle. You should be receiving yours over the next few days. As always comments are gratefully received and new contributors are always welcome. Website will be updated in due course with copies … Read More

Supper Evening #1

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The Supper Club will be kicking off on Friday 20th November at the village hall. Please contact Ping Bowman by 13th November if you fancy coming along and bringing a dish. She’ll then be in contact to discuss dishes and … Read More

Winery News

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Latest news…….In July, we took our first European viticulture student placements at Melbury Vale, Thomas and Lukas Szigeti, twin brothers, looking to improve their knowledge of the English language and the English viticulture profession. Their family run a substantial sparkling … Read More

Women’s Institute

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Someone recently told they didn’t do W.I. as they didn’t make cakes and on another occasion someone else felt they were too young for W.I. Unfortunately, along with the ‘Jam and Jerusalem’ image these are misconceptions which are all too … Read More

Lift off at Jailhouse Cafe

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The directors of the charity, Expia, are delighted that with the help of local businesses and other fund-raising, we have been able to afford to install a stairlift.  Several of our less-able visitors have already taken advantage of it and … Read More

Supper Club

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Supper club in Melbury Abbas Back in the 1930’s informal supper clubs became very fashionable among the New York jazz set. They served to enjoy good informal food together with music and entertainment. Recently, supper clubs have had a revival … Read More

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