Christmas is coming! Our Christmas event of Father Christmas touring the village, lighting the tree and carols, mulled wine and mince pies will take place on...
Saturday 8th December
As per the timetable below:
5.20pm Bulls Close
5.25pm Bus Shelter
5.30pm The Gassons
5.40pm Filkins Hall
5.45pm Broughton Poggs
5.50pm The Five Alls
6pm Turning on the Christmas Tree Lights
6.10pm Carols, Mulled Wine and Mince Pies at the Village Hall
Please note the change of route this year to avoid a crush at the end outside the Bus Shelter.
PLEASE... look out for the Santa Stop signs and wait for FC to come and see you. The time will be on the stop sign
EVERYONE IS WELCOME TO JOIN US!
Wed30Jan20197:00 pmVillage Hall Committee Room
The next Surgery will take place on 30th January in the Village Hall Committee Room between 7pm-8.30pm. Councillors Kevin Robbins and Roland Jones will be available to answer any questions. If you wish to book a specific time please contact the Clerk.
Further dates for 2019 are available on the Parish Council page.
Tue12Feb20198:00 pmVillage Hall
Come along to the St Filica AGM at the Village Hall, 8pm, Tuesday 12th Feb.
All villagers welcome, members and non-members. This is an opportunity to hear about the St Filica activities, events past and upcoming and find out how the St Filica funds are distributed. Members will be invited to place their vote for the nominated bids.
It is also a chance to chat, meet new people and join the St Filica team for drinks and nibbles. We look forward to seeing you there!
Thu21Mar20197:30 pmVillage Hall Committee Room
Sat23Mar20197:30 pmFilkins Village Hall
Sat30Mar201912.00-16.00Filkins Village Hall
Thu04Apr201919.00-20.30Village Hall Committee Room
The next Surgery will take place on 4th April in the Village Hall Committee Room between 7pm-8.30pm. Councillors Jeremy Irwin-Singer and Kym Ford will be available to answer any questions. If you wish to book a specific time please contact the Clerk. Further dates for 2019 are available on the Parish Council page.
Tue23Apr20197:30 pmVillage Hall
Sat04May201912:00 pmFilkins swimming pool
Come along on Sunday to the opening of the new season at Swinford Museum Filkins.
Open from 2.00pm until 5.00pm with cream teas from 2.30pm to 4.30pm available in the nearby Village Hall.
This year we have the support of Jennifer Skellington who has put together an excellent exhibition on 'Music in the Community' which in itself is well worth a visit. To compliment this the ladies from Filkins and BP are ringing their hand bells at 2.30pm, 3.00pm, and 4.00pm.
Other Exhibitions cover the use of horses in the village prior to tractors and 'Dobbin' is making his first appearance showing off the leather working harness used in the Filkins fields.
We look forward to welcoming you into our small but perfectly formed Museum!
call Diane Blackett :Tel 01367-860504 for further information.
The Parish Council will be holding an open meeting that all residents are invited to start of the process of renewing our Community Plan.
If you have any views on any new developments in the village - street lighting, traffic, playground, cemetery joining the Community Led Plan Group is the place to air them and come up with concrete proposals to do something about them.
The launch and quest for volunteers takes place on 8th May at 7.30pm in Filkins Village Hall. Please join us for a glass of wine and nibbles.
Sat18May20192 - 5pmFilkins Bowls Club
Tue21May20197:30 pmFilkins Village Hall
The Annual Parish Meeting will be held at 7.30pm and will be followed by the Annual Parish Council Meeting. All residents are invited to attend to hear about the achievements of the Parish Council over the last year. Please come along and have your say!
Sat08Jun20194:00 pmKick about field, Village Centre
Sat15Jun201909.30 til late afternoonFilkins Bowls Club
Sat27Jul20196:00 pmPaddock opposite Filkins Village Hall (in hall if wet)
A Small Affair & Half an Idea by Bob Larbey
Tickets £5 from CWW, Village Shop or pay at the gate
Telephone 07710 825357 for further information
Sat24Aug2019Filkins Village Hall
Calling gardeners, crafters, cooks and indeed everyone in Filkins and Broughton Poggs. Schedules will be in the Shop, Post office and the Coffee shop at Cotswold Woollen Weavers, do pick one up and have a go. For further information please contact Jane Martin 07857 912466 or Diane Balckett 01367 860504.
Thu29Aug20197:30 pmFilkins Village Hall Committee Room
Fri04Oct201910.30am - 12 noonVillage Hall
Sat12Oct20197:30 pmVillage Hall
On the occasion of the retirement of Chris Maunder the Parish Council are looking to employ a new local person.
Expressions of interest to the Clerk - Cris Hoad email@example.com
BY 4TH NOVEMBER
Sat19Oct201910:00 amFilkins Shop
Fri25Oct20197.00 - 8.30pmVillage Hall Comittee Room
Please note new date! Changed from 16th October to 25th October.
The next Surgery will take place on Friday 25th October in the Village Hall Committee Room between 7pm-8.30pm.
Councillors Kym Ford and Jeremy Irwin Singer will be available to answer any questions. If you wish to book a specific time please contact the Clerk.
Fri01Nov201910.30am - 12noonVillage Hall
Mon04Nov20197:30 pmCommittee Room, Village Hall
The next Parish Council meeting will take place in Filkins Village Hall Committee Room on 4th November at 7.30pm. All residents are welcome to attend.
Sat30Nov201919:30hrsFilkins Village Hall
Sat07Dec201917:00hrsWatch this space for Santa's stops.. to be announced soon