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Parish Clerk

Poppies at the Splash

What a wonderful way to commemorate the 100 years since 1918.

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Fingerposts Renewed

Those of you with keen eyesight may have noticed that the village signposts have had their ‘fingers’ renewed. The signpost at the southern T-junction, between Apple Tree Cottage and Guppys Cottage, has had all 3 fingers renewed. One finger had … Continue reading

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Remembrance Sunday 11 November 2018

A short ceremony of remembrance will be held at 11.00 am on Remembrance Sunday at the Tarrant Monkton War Memorial, at which a bugler will play the Last Post and a wreath  laid. The purpose of the ceremony is to … Continue reading

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Raising The Roof

A wonderful evening was had last night, full of of entertaining music and humour, in aid of the church roof repairs. £1,206 was raised from ticket sales and donations. Thanks to all who contributed. Some videos were taken – see … Continue reading

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Raising the Roof 19 October

Musical Extravaganza at 7pm 19th October at All Saints Church – see poster for ticket info…  

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Harvest Festival Lunch

Harvest Festival Lunch Sunday 23rd September @ 12 noon * Tarrant Monkton & Launceston Village Hall * Guest speaker: George Hosford, “A View from the Hill” * BYO please! Tickets £5 from Fiona Macewen 830560

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All Saints Church by the Splash

The cardboard model of All Saints Church by the water splash, which has weathered the rain and wind, is to draw attention to the fact that the Church roof needs repairing at a cost of approximately £50,000. Any donations gratefully … Continue reading

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Great Dorset Steam Fair 2018

This year’s Steam Fair is the ‘50-500’, being the 50th anniversary with 500 steam engines – a Guiness World Record. Please be careful in our village roads due to the increase in traffic (and speeds!). The GDSF site map is … Continue reading

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Flower & Produce Show 2018 Results

After a hot summer, it was surprising to see such a good display of blooms, arrangements, vegetables, photos etc. The results can be found above in the Flower Show – Score Tables. Well done to all who entered and the … Continue reading

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TV10 2018 Results

Andy Eastaugh, the Race Director, says:- I’d like to express my heartfelt thanks to all of those from Tarrants Monkton and Launceston (and beyond) who assisted with the Tarrant Valley 10 last Sunday. The event cannot run smoothly without the … Continue reading

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