All Saints Churchyard Working Party Sat 21 Feb

All Saints Church Tarrant Monkton – working party to help tidy the churchyard
10.30am Saturday 21st Feb.
Please bring gloves, secateurs, saws, rakes.
Refreshments provided.

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WINTER WARMERS “Blood in the Tiber” – Writing Historical Fiction

Classicist and Author Annelise Freisenbruch will be with us
on Thursday 19th March at 7pm at All Saints Tarrant Monkton

Blood in the TiberBlood in the Tiber 2 Admission on the door – £4 including wine and tapas.

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Fun Quiz Night

Friday 27 February, 7.00pm for 7.30pm at the Village Hall.

Teams of 4-6, Raffle, BYO. Tickets £7, to include a light buffet supper. Contact Sarah 830528 or Mavis 830474

In aid of Tarrant Monkton & Launceston Village Hall.

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WINTER WARMERS – “1415 & All That”

Our next speaker is Dr Kathleen Daly who will be giving a talk
to celebrate the 600th anniversary of the battle of Agincourt 1415 P21415 P1
on Thursday 29th January at 7pm, All Saints Tarrant Monkton

Admission on the door- £4 to include glass of wine and tapas.

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Treasure Island Panto 29-31 Jan

Ooh-Aarhh! He’s behind you. Oh no he isn’t!

The Treasure Island Panto is on at the Anne Biddlecombe Hall, Tarrant Keyneston from 29-31 January 2015. See the attached poster for details.

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2014 in review

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Tarrant Monkton Bakery Fire of 1921

Garth Matthews, son of Vera Crumpler (lived in Tarrant Monkton 1921-27), has sent me a lovely family story about the village Bakery, next to which the Crumplers lived in the 1920s.
The Bakery burnt down in 1921 and the grand-daughter wrote a story about it.
The Bakery was where The Post House is today.

Read the story by clicking on the
Parish Archive, Memories, Tarrant Monkton Bakery Fire section of this web-site.

Anybody with other stories about life in the village, please contact me,
John Goode 830527.

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