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also check the Verwood
the 10th December 2016
from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Father Christmas will visit his Grotto on Ferrett Green.
The lights will be switched on, the Training Band will play
& carols will be sung around the
tree. The Heritage Centre will supply Hot Coffee while outside the Twinning Assoc will supply mulled
wine and Mince Pies, plus many other local stalls and rides.
Verwood Rotary club has just handed out over £11,000
to local charities and deserving causes.
bumper pay out on the 22nd November 2016 in Verwood Memorial Hall,
followed a very successful Rustic Fayre which took place in August
2016. Rotary president Ian Hudson and Vern ‘Rusty’ Harris hosted
the event at Verwood Memorial Hall. Both thanked all those who were
involved in and contributed to this year’s event.
- Riding for the Disabled,
- East Dorset Citizens Advice Bureaux,
- Macmillan Cancer Support,
- Linwood School,
- Verwood Cubs and Guides,
- Verwood Day Centre,
- St Michael Community lunch,
- Stroke Club,
- Diverse Abilities
- and many more.
Churches Together this Christmas
Verwood and Three Legged Cross invite
you to share their Christmas Celebrations.
here for all December 2016 Services.
designed by Holly Richardson (when 8).
Fri. the 11th Nov. 2016.
At 11 a.m. The Mayor of Verwood, members of the General Public,
children of Trinity School
& RBL representatives remember the fallen with a 2 minute silence and
the laying of wreaths.
Due to the final closure of the Verwood men's and women's Royal
British Legion Branches, both standards were laid up and given into the
care of Verwood Town Hall where they rest alongside Verwood's Book
of Remembrance in the Town Hall.
The Standard Bearers, Mr Roy Slade and Miss Linda Rose handed the
into the care of Verwood's Mayor Cllr Susan Shaw & Town Clerk Mrs Val
Tickets for "Treasure Island"
now available from
Verwood HUB, Brock Way, Box Office
Tel:- 01202 828740
- Children £7 (under 18s)
Senior Citizens £8 - Wednesday only
Family tickets* £27.50 - Saturday 23rd, eve. only
*Family of 4 to include at least 2 children
25th Jan 2017
26th Jan 2017
27th Jan 2017
38th Jan 2017
- 2.00pm & 6.30pm
- 2.00pm & 6.30pm
Our friends from
Champtoceaux et Orée-d'Anjou visited Verwood from Thursday the 7th of
May to Sunday the 8th May 2016. The photograph shows our French Guests
with their hosts just prior to departure from the HUB car park on the
Sun. the 28th Feb. 2016.
Cllr. Mrs Sandra Grove, the Mayor of Verwood with Invited Guests for the
Civic Service held in St. Michel and All Angels.
Concern Verwood - Meetings.
meeting venue is
Day Centre - the
BANDHALL, Moorlands Road, Verwood.
Teas, coffees, lunches and chat etc.....
Transport within Verwood is possible with our minibus.
books Delivered to your door for FREE by Royal Voluntary Service
The Church of the Ascension, Woodlands
In January 2014 a new article (with
pictures) written by the Rector has been added to the Verwood History
The architect was G. F. Bodley R.A. who not only designed great cathedrals in Tasmania and Washington,
but also the "Church of Ascension" in Woodlands.
Milk Bottle Tops charity collection.
Many people are aware, plastic milk bottle tops are
being collected in Verwood to support disabled and
terminally ill children in respite care
House (Dorset). and also Verwood Scout.
If you collect already or wish to do so then they can be taken to known
collection points or Verwood Town Hall,
but please note the following important
Only those lids with the recycling label shown
(including the 2) are required and raise £30 per tonne. If other
lids are included it is classed as "mixed plastic" and raises
only £3 per tonne.
Please continue to collect for these
worthwhile charities but please be aware of the above.
you to all those of you who do collect for your support.
Open from 09:30 till 1300
every Friday in the
Friendly Indoor Market comprising only of non-commercial
market stalls selling handmade gifts and crafts, bakery and produce,
plus refreshments. A great place to shop for locally grown, made or
produced produce, crafts or gifts.
Afterwards then sit having a chat over a
lovely steaming cup of tea/coffee
. Free Parking and
For enquires/table hire please call Sue or John on 01202 890001