Wood for bonfire

We have a pile of sawn up fence panels and posts that would be good for a bonfire. With Nov. 5th. approaching we imagine they can be ‘re-homed’ before the hedgehog moves in.

Gilly & Steve at 4 Churchfields Upper village

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Accommodation sought from January to July 2015

From Richard and Jasmine Charles-Jones:

We are planning some renovation work to our beloved bungalow in the new year and have decided that due to a new arrival on the way in mid February, we should move out and the let the builders have a free run… babies and building sites do not always make the best of friends!

We are therefore looking for some temporary accommodation from roughly late January through to July, in the village, or somewhere towards Bath if not.

House, annex, anything we could rent for all ‘3’ of us, as we adjust to sleepless nights and manage the project at arms length!

If anyone has any possibilities, then we would love to hear from you.

Many thanks.

Richard & Jasmine
62a Upper South Wraxall
Richard: 07834 906231
Jasmine: 07746 718224

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More training opportunities for businesses and individuals

Thanks to George Lodge for forwarding this link to the Parish Council Newsletter, which includes more information on local training opportunities.

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Evolution Plants seeks volunteers

From Helen Bailey:

Evolution Plants nursery is looking for volunteers to work in all areas of the nursery, including organising the rare plant collections, maintaining nursery stock, and possibly helping at future shows.

You will be part of the team involved with growing a wide range of plants from bulbs to rare trees, and unusual perennials to Mexican succulents!

If that sounds good, send Gemma or Helen an email for more information, or pop in and see what we get up to (address below).

No experience necessary, just a love of plants and gardening needed. We are flexible but would appreciate a minimum of half a day of your time.

19a Lower South Wraxall, Bradford-on-Avon, BA15 2RU, United Kingdom, UK +44 (0)1225 867761 gemma@evolution-plants.com helen@evolution-plants.com Open Mon-Fri 9am to 5pm www.evolution-plants.com

Helen Bailey
‘Head of Friendliness’
Evolution Plants
19a Lower South Wraxall
BA15 2SB
Tel: +44(0)1225 867761

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Free single bed offered

From Margaret Gill:

Single bed, available now, free to collect. It’s a 3ft divan bed with two side storage drawers and a firm mattress. Please call Margaret Gill 01225 868069

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Offer of Bath stone – free to collect

From Ian Millard:

We are having an extension built at our house in the upper village which has entailed taking down a lot of the existing side wall. We have not been able to reuse most of this stone in the new extension and so it is spare and likely to get taken away for landfill.

It is all Bath stone and includes a number of quoins and other large stones plus a couple of walls of dressed and ordinary rougher stone. If anyone in the village is looking for stone for an extension or outbuilding we are happy for you to have it, but there are a few tonnes so you will need to collect it!

Please call me on 07748335523.

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Could you be a stone age man or woman?

Thanks to George Lodge for this item:

There are a couple of interesting pieces in the most recent Wiltshire Parish Council newsletter.

The first is broadband workshops aimed at hobbyists and sole traders who would like to take their hobby or small business to the next level by learning how to maximise their presence on the internet.

The second is for anyone who fancies  a turn being a stone age man or woman at Stonehenge!

Here’s the link to the PDF format newsletter published on 29th September.

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