Author: Nigel Bailey

Countdown to Christmas

picture of a Christmas tree

Our Christmas Switch-On events were really well attended and you can drop by any night to The Queen's Hills Community Centre or The Costessey Centre to take a look. Thanks to the two sponsors Russen and Hill Estate Agents and TT Jones Electrical Ltd for covering the cost of the six metre artificial trees which will now come out every year.

Posted: Thu, 02 Dec 2021 10:56 by Nigel Bailey

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Two Tree Switch-On Wednesday 1st December

Two Tree Switch-On Wednesday 1st December

Come along for a warm welcome and fun at either the Queen's Hills Community Centre or The Costessey Centre from 6pm.

Children from Queen's Hill Primary will lead on the Christmas Carols at Queen's Hills Community Centre and volunteers from Costessey Cares have provided the songs at The Costessey Centre which we've printed for you.

Here's a quick glimpse of the tree at Queen's Hills tested by the electrician... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 30 Nov 2021 18:28 by Nigel Bailey

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Santa is coming on Wednesday 1st December 2021

Santa is coming on Wednesday 1st December 2021

The magic of Christmas will see a Santa at The Costessey Centre and Queen's Hills Community Centre from 6pm. (There is no charge to speak to Santa) Wrap up warm as we will be outside singing Christmas carols around the tree. The Chairman has kindly arranged for mince pies, biscuits and soft drinks. All welcome

Posted: Sun, 28 Nov 2021 14:06 by Nigel Bailey

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Costessey Gardening Club

Costessey Gardening Club

Despite dire weather yesterday, seven members of the newly formed Costessey Community Gardening Club defiantly dug out the raised bed by the Library in Breckland Park, cleared the bed of weeds, reset some of the desirable plants and all of the bulbs, and finally added pansies, evergreen grasses and hebe for winter. Storm Arden arrived to water everything in! To join the club call Pauline 742491

Posted: Sun, 28 Nov 2021 13:57 by Nigel Bailey

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Walkabout with PC Terry Ash Saturday 10am

Walkabout with PC Terry Ash Saturday 10am

Join our Town Councillor and Police Safer Neighbourhood Team on Saturday 27th November at 10am - Meeting at the junction of Fairway/Bahram Road Queen's Hills

Posted: Fri, 26 Nov 2021 12:00 by Nigel Bailey

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Safer Neighbourhood Team Newsletter

Safer Neighbourhood Team Newsletter

Safer Neighbourhood Team Newsletter

Posted: Wed, 24 Nov 2021 21:24 by Nigel Bailey

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Christmas Switch-On Wednesday 1st December from 6pm

Christmas Switch-On Wednesday 1st December from 6pm

Join us for Christmas Carols at either The Costessey Centre, Longwater Lane or Queen's Hill Community Centre, Poethlyn Drive from 6pm on Wednesday 1st December. One lucky person at each venue will have the opportunity to switch on the tree lights at 6.30pm.

The Town Council Chairman has ordered the mince pies and shortbread as we countdown to Christmas 2021!

Big thanks to the two sponsors - Russen &... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 20 Nov 2021 19:39 by Nigel Bailey

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Remembrance Sunday 14th

Remembrance Sunday 14th

Those who wish to join the procession will meet at 10.15am at the Hart Public House.

Chairman Cllr Dan Burrill will carry and lay a wreath on behalf of the Town Council and the residents of Costessey.

The procession will set off at 10.25am from the Hart Public House along The Street to St Edmund's Church.

After the 2 minutes silence at 11am there will be a Church service to follow.

Posted: Sat, 13 Nov 2021 11:39 by Nigel Bailey

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Scores on the doors from the Wonky Wheels Bike Repairs

Scores on the doors from the Wonky Wheels Bike Repairs

Message from Wonky Wheels who fixed bikes at Queen's Hills Community Centre yesterday

It went very well. We had 8 attendees bringing a total of 14 bikes! Some lovely people and great to help them fix up their bikes to start riding with family, friends or just for general health. A nice steady flow throughout the day.

We would like to work with you guys to driver more next year if possible.

Thanks for... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 12 Nov 2021 10:02 by Nigel Bailey

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Armistice Day

Armistice Day

The anniversary of the signing of the Armistice that marked the end of the First World War in 1918 – is marked every year on 11 November.

Posted: Thu, 11 Nov 2021 19:51 by Nigel Bailey

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