Promises Auction 2017
The latest Promises Auction, again organised by Sue Spriggs, was held in the village hall in September. Just over £2,000 was bid for over 100 lots and after costs - an excellent buffet put on by the Baptist Church and a donation to the Legs for Africa charity - a profit of £1,646 was made. This was split evenly between St Peter's Church, the Baptist Church, LOROS and the Village Hall.
Thanks to Sue and the team and auctioneer Paul Williams for their efforts.
Flick in the Sticks - Programme for 2017/18
Free film showings twice a month from September to April in the Village Hall. Large screen and surround sound. Refreshments available. Films start at 7:30.

The 2017/18 season of films is here»
Arnesby May Fayre Monday 29 May 2017
Disappointing weather yet again but the serious rain held off until late afternoon. Around 550 cars used our car park and everyone who attended enjoyed the usual mix of things to see, eat and listen to.
Profit from the event is expected to be around £5,000 which will be used to support local organisations and amenities.

The Cross Country race was again popular with nearly 60 adults and 17 juniors taking part. Full results here»
Feb 17th. A concert by husband & wife duo HowdenJones, balladiers, singer/ songwriters and storytellers was enjoyed by a full hall. Using acoustic instruments and exploring folk, blues and contemporary music styles Kate Howden and Paul Jones write all their own material and play guitar, mandolin, fiddle, banjo, ukulele and Bodhran.

Arranged by Sue and Brian. Any proceeds will go towards a new hall heating system.
Flicks in the Sticks - 2016-2017 season

The full program of films can be found here (coming soon)
Another successful Arnesby May Fayre! 25 May 2015
An estimated 3,000 visitors on a calm and dry day enjoyed this traditional event and helped to raise over £6,000 for local amenities and also, this year, a donation to the Alzheimer's Society.
Feb '15 Arnesby allotments available for rent
We have 2 half-plots available now:
- They are on the A5199 just outside Arnesby village.
- Mains water tap and car parking on site.
- Rural location = lots of wildlife (including rabbits!).
- The plots are (approx.) 6m x 18m-Cost - this year - deposit of £60 plus £10 rent, then next year just £20 rent.
If interested please contact: Monica Dowson, The Granary, St Peter’s Road, Arnesby. tel:2478296
Jan'15 150 Years of Arnesby CE Primary School
Did you, or any family member, attend, or have any connection with Arnesby Primary School during the past 150 years? If so, please come to the school or contact us via email or tel: 0116 2478563 to add names to a register we are compiling.
Birthday celebrations will be taking place in November and we would like to include as many past pupils, parents, staff and governors as possible.

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Regular Events
Mon - Fri School Lunch for village residents. £2.70pp Book in advance
Tue Coffee Mornings 10:30 - 12, Chapel. Term time only
Tue Mobile Library 11-11:30 Old Adult School, Ste Peter's Road. Third Tuesday every month.
Wed WI 1st Wed every month.
Thur Pilates 9:15 - 10:15 VH £5 per session.
Contact Jacky Pugh 07974 176382
Fri Parent & Toddler Group. 10am - Noon VH
Term time only.
Fri Fun Club (5 - 11 years) Baptist Chapel
Fri Youth Club (age 12+) 7:45 - 9pm Chapel
Sat 25 Christmas Bazaar VH 2pm
Wed 29 Flicks Woman in Gold VH 7:30
Sat 2 Christmas Big Breakfast. Craft stall, cakes, preserves etc VH 10am - noon
Sat 9 Christmas Meal - Bring & Share VH 7:30 Contact Karen, Penny or Steph.
Sat 16 Swap Shop VH 10 - noon
Sun 17 Carol Service 6pm Baptist Chapel
Fri 22 Carol Singing around the village. From 8:30 at VH

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