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Latest Edition of East Garston News


Opportunity - Old Village Shop available for rent
The Old Shop in East Garston is available to rent from 1st December 2018. Details are here.
This is a community asset that needs to be used. Please pass this opportunity on to anyone whom you think may be interested.

East Garston Over 60s Coffee Club 
A reminder that the East Garston Over 60s (or thereabouts) Coffee Club meets from 10.30 am - noon on the last Friday of the month in the Friends Meeting House. There is always a warm welcome for any new members who would like a laid back social event. Next meeting 30th November includes Christmas Bingo.

Morris Dancing and Carols at the Queens Arms
The now traditional Morris Dancing and Carols evening will be held on Monday 17th Decemberat the Queens Arms. The Garston Gallopers will be dancing from 7.00 pm followed by Christmas Carols in the bar from 7.30pm.

Bus Service Update
Following the opening of the new Newbury Wharf Bus Station there will be some changes to bus routing in Newbury and alterations to timetables after Sunday 2nd December 2018.  

This will affect the Number 4 bus service through East Garston, which will have minor timetable changes and an extension of many journeys to/from Newbury Station. Full details here

Valley Film Society
The next VFS presentation is on 4th December in the Village Hall
Tokyo Godfathers (2003) - On Christmas Eve, three homeless people living on the streets of Tokyo find a newborn baby among the trash and set out to find its parents. Full details here

Dates for Your Diary

Christmas Bingo, Village Hall,  2nd December, details here

East Garston Quiz Night, Village Hall, 7th December, details here


4LEGS Community Radio broadcasts every Friday

You can listen in here between 9.00am and 4.30pm

Or catch up here on previous broadcasts


Events in the Village are usually highlighted in East Garston News and on the Village Website, when we know about them! Keep checking What's On. If you wish to promote an event then please send details to the Parish Council, details below.
More than 70 people have now joined the new East Garston Facebook neighbourhood group which has been established to provide an alternative communications channel for those living in or interested in East Garston. To join follow this link. Facebook - East Garston

From Alan Breadmore on behalf of East Garston Parish Council

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