Farm Boy comes to Lambley

Farm Boy is a compelling family production being presented as part of the Lambley Arts Festival. Telling the moving story of the changing nature of the landscape and agriculture in the English countryside through the tales of a grandfather to…

Lambley fete set for 4 July

Lambley Primary School’s annual summer fete will be held this year on 4 July on the school field, 2:00-5:00pm. The event will include the usual range of attractions including bouncy castles, football shoot out, hook-a-duck, and other games. Refreshments will…

Opera returns to Lowdham

The gardens of Lowdham Hall will once again echo to the sounds of opera on 3 July 2010, when the Garden Opera Company brings its touring production of La Traviata to the village. This famous Verdi opera tells the tragic tale of Violetta,…

Whincup takes on Woodborough

At its meeting on 10 May 2010, Woodborough Parish Council elected Richard Whincup as its new chairman. He succeeds Geoff Parkinson, who did not put himself forward for re-election. Woodborough PC discussed planning applications, the playing field, and flood prevention…

Lambley Jack’s Cowslip Tales

This Lambley community play, written and directed by David Longford as the culmination of the first year of the Lambley Art Festival, has been part of a revival of interest in the village’s historic association with the flower. Plans are…

Lowdham Book Festival 2010

In its 11th anniversary year, the Lowdham Book Festival goes from strength to strength. This year’s festival (15 June – 1 July 2010) may be a little smaller than last year’s literary jamboree but still packs in dozens of events with…