Scout Hut Opening Ceremony 6th May

Scout Hut Opening Ceremony 6th May

The eagerly awaited official opening of the Scout Hut and Youth Centre is to be held on Saturday May 6th at 2.00pm with MP Fiona Bruce. The chairman and members of Goostrey Parish Council, who gifted the site to the Scouts and provided a donation of £50,000, and representatives from the landfill charity WREN (which also awarded […]

'FoGS' AGM 3rd May at The Crown

'FoGS' AGM 3rd May at The Crown

The AGM of FoGS (Friends of Goostrey Station) is on Wed 3rd May 2017 at The Crown Goostrey at 7.30pm. They will be reflecting on the achievements of the past year and planning for the future. All are welcome. (Chris Burgess – publicity or FOGS)

Bluedot festival: 30% discount and residents' meeting

Bluedot festival: 30% discount and residents' meeting

The Bluedot Team for the festival at JBO are kindly giving a 30% discount for local residents, available from the Discovery Centre (see below). Link to Bluedot website.  They are keen to ensure that they are a good neighbour: Bluedot Festival local residents meeting 24 April 7:30-8:00 @ Lower Withington parish hall;  “We genuinely welcome feedback […]

Donation to Scouts in memory of vicar

Donation to Scouts in memory of vicar

1st Goostrey Scouts has received a £1000 donation in memory of the Rev Ian Godfrey (the late vicar of St Luke’s Church at Goostrey and St Peter’s at Swettenham) from his former church in North London. David Giles, Group Scout Leader of 1st Goostrey Scouts, said: “I was touched to receive a very generous donation […]

Goostrey Open Tennis Competition 2017 

Goostrey Open Tennis Competition 2017 

Goostrey Tennis Club launch the 2017 Goostrey Open Tennis Competition to which entries are invited, to be received by 1 May 2017.     The events are Ladies Singles and Doubles, Mens Singles and Doubles, Mixed Doubles and Junior Girls and Junior Boys Singles (u/16). This event, organised by Goostrey Tennis Club, has taken place in the […]

Frog racing Saturday 22 April !

Frog racing Saturday 22 April !

The Rose Day organisers are hosting a fundraising Frog Racing social on Saturday 22nd April at Goostrey Village Hall to raise money for the visit of African children. Tickets cost £10 and all proceeds will support the visit of the children from their twinned school in South Africa, who will join in with the Rose Day procession and […]

Parish Council to oppose Appeal for 6 houses

Parish Council to oppose Appeal for 6 houses

Goostrey Parish Council have registered to speak and submit evidence to oppose the appeal by Henderson Homes for six houses (behind the pair newly constructed on Main Road, Goostrey) at the forthcoming public inquiry. Objections should be submitted to the Planning Inspectorate by 25 April.  …..  click to the planning inspectorate website  where you can read all the documents for the […]

Goostrey Summer Ball 15th July: Scouts & School PTA

Goostrey Summer Ball 15th July: Scouts & School PTA

Tickets are on sale for the joint Ball between the Scouts and the PTA, with the proceeds being split evenly. The ticket price includes reception drink, three course meal, entertainment and a live band – plus there will be a raffle, auction etc. Tables generally seat ten but the organisers have said that they are […]