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CPR Training

At the recent refresher CPR training sessions, the following advice was issued cpr training 2020

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Village Celebrates Betty’s 100th

At 12 noon on Saturday 18th January, over 40 villagers met to celebrate Betty Crisfield’s 100th birthday. Alas, Betty was in Blandford Hospital recovering from a broken leg, but we all wished her well. Mavis had organised the village celebration … Continue reading

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Snowing in Tarrant Monkton

There was a surprise snow shower on Boxing Day, thanks to Norma & Barbara Frampton. Also, a celebrity turned up – see if you can spot him!

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Desert Island Ditties

Another successful evening saw an interesting selection of tunes with associated reminiscences from David, Bethan, Paul and Ray. Many thanks to them for stepping up to the plate. And to Sue and John for running the evening show. The Village … Continue reading

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Winter Warmers

TARRANT MONKTON WINTER WARMERS  – ALL SAINTS CHURCH Another season of Winter Warmers is coming this Winter, beginning in November, and a further two in January and February.   For your diaries the dates are as follows: Thursday 28 November By … Continue reading

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We won 3rd place!

Every year the Parish Council enters our village into Dorset Best Village competition, run by Magna Housing. There are prizes for Best Large Village and Best Small Village. This year, Pimperne won Best Large Village. We were placed 3rd in … Continue reading

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Quiz Night – 2nd November

The quiz night is on 02 November, with teams of six or we can make teams up with individuals. Food and Raffle, BYO Drink, £10 a ticket From Mavis 830474  Little Launceston

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Remembrance Sunday 10 Nov 2019

You are warmly invited to attend a Remembrance Sunday curry lunch in Tarrant Monkton Village Hall on Sunday 10 November 2019, starting at 12.30 pm. All proceeds from the lunch will be donated to SSAFA (Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association). Tickets are £12 … Continue reading

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Great Dorset Steam Fair 2019

The 51st Steam Fair will be open to the public Thursday 22nd – Monday 26th August. In order to help control traffic, a 30mph temporary speed restriction order will be applied to the valley road from Tarrant Hinton cross-roads to … Continue reading

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Flower & Produce Show 2019

Another blooming success! All the Results and Photos can be found in the Flower Show section of the village web-site.  Here are some photos:-

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