Thursday, 26 April 2018

Age UK event

Natland Young at Heart Social Group for older residents will next meet on Monday 14th May at Natland Village Hall at 1.45pm. If you would like to come along for an afternoon of playing some board games and tea and chat please do join us.

W.I. meeting April Report

Vice President Elaine Close welcome 30 members to the meeting.  She thanked Stella Howse for the lovely basket of flowers.

Six members had recently attended the Federation Spring Meeting where they had enjoyed a varied programme of updates and entertainment.  Joan Airey as delegate gave a report to the meeting.

Vice President Elaine then welcomed Jan Berry an expert in sugar craft, a Cake International Judge and a qualified chef.  Jan a former pastry chef spoke about her love of gardening which had inspired her into a career in sugar craft.  She demonstrated her craft with the making of tiny lavender, hyacinth and lily of the valley flowers which members thoroughly enjoyed.  Kate Toms gave the vote of thanks.

The competition for a fresh flower buttonhole was won by Marion Thornton with Dorothy Goddard second.  The monthly raffle was won by Lynne Procter.

Date of next meeting is Wednesday 16 May at 7.15pm in Natland Village Hall when resolutions for the AGM will be discussed.  The committee will provide a buffet supper.

Saturday, 21 April 2018

Please Sign Up

If you would like to come to the First responders Course on Thursday 26th April, please can you sign the list at the Post Office. The First Responders need to know how much equipment they need to bring. 

Friday, 20 April 2018

Great Britain Tour steam train coming through.

On Monday 23rd April 45699 Galatea will be Southbound on the Great Britain Tour. It will arrive at Oxenholme station 21:39 for passengers to leave the train, then continue to Carnforth.

On Wednesday 25th April it will re start it's journey southbound from Grange over Sands at 8:35 Carnforth 8:53 Lancaster 9:06.  Pat Williams.


Tuesday, 17 April 2018

Report and Invite from Natland Parish Council

Here is the NATLAND PARISH COUNCIL REPORT for the year ending 31 March 2018 and invitation to the ANNUAL PARISH MEETING on Thursday 10 May 2018 in the Village Hall at 7.30 pm. It's a chance to air your views about everything you like, and don't like, about Natland.

Monday, 16 April 2018

Bright new welcome on Natland Road

The new Natland planter greeting people entering the village courtesy of my mum and dad (Tony and Sandra Heap) and David Peters for getting the go ahead from the Parish Council and Highways authority.
Nigel Heap.

Tuesday, 10 April 2018

More Time Slots available for booking at the Village Hall

From September 2018 additional times will become available for hirers (new and old) to book at the village hall.

Both large and small halls are now available every morning from Monday to Friday 8.30am-1pm and in the afternoon as well on a Thursday, 1-5.30pm. This means that all day 8.30 - 5.30pm is available on Thursdays in the large hall and on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays in the small hall.

Coffee Morning in St.Mark's Church

There will be a Coffee Morning in the church vestry on  Thursday 19 April 10.30. 

Coffee/tea and biscuits. £1.50. Raffle. All proceeds for the Samaritans.

Sunday, 8 April 2018

Monday Club Meeting

On 16th April at 2pm members will meet in the Village Hall when the speaker will be Mr Gordon Fletcher who will give  a talk on "Greenland, icecap and icebergs."
Refreshments and Book stall will follow as usual.

Friday, 6 April 2018

Planning Permission Granted

Planning permision for extra care residential development (80 apartments with communal facilities, and 24 bungalows), with vehicular access and landscaped garden on OS Field No. 6510, south of Fell Close, off Burton Road Oxenholme, LA9 7ER was granted at a recent South Lakeland District Council planning meeting. Click here for more details. The application number was SL/2017/0620.