Author: Paul Taylor
Extonbury, Exton's very own rock festival will be taking place again this year. We're getting very close to E-day now on Saturday 1 July. What a wonderful way to spend a day in the company of friends and family, with good food & drink, being entertained by no less that 11 of the best local bands, with our fantastic raffle featuring 30 top class prizes, not forgetting craft & merchandise stalls... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 23 May 2023 17:04 by Paul Taylor
Christmas shopping in Exton
Pop up Christmas shopping in Exton 3rd Dec.
For details click on the link.
Posted: Wed, 30 Nov 2022 13:43 by Paul Taylor
Cancellation of Exton Produce & Craft Show 2022
Dear ResidentsI have a message from the organisers of the Exton produce show:David CollinsChairpersonEP&CS CommitteeCancellation of Exton Produce & Craft Show 2022It is with regret and sadness that I must announce the cancellation of the Exton Produce & Craft Show this year in the Village Hall on Sunday 24th July 2022.I will highlight below, the key reasons for this decision and apologise... Read More »>
Posted: Wed, 06 Jul 2022 15:28 by Paul Taylor
The Queen's Platinum Jubilee
A number of events are planned in Exton to celebrate the Plantinum Jubilee of HRH Queen Elizabeth. These include:
Thursday 2nd June 9.00 pm Lighting of Jubilee Beacon at Barnsdale Lodge - all welcome.
Sunday 5th June afternoon 12.30 onwards Picnic on Exton Green - all residents welcome. Toilets available in the Village Hall and the pub will be open.
Sunday 5th June 3.00-5.00 pm Children's party in the... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 May 2022 10:00 by Paul Taylor
Help for Ukraine
I wanted to thank everybody who has so generously contributed to the Ukrainian collections via Exton Village Hall. I can safely say they have filled our garage and it took days to sort, label and pack them. So far three estate car loads have been delivered directly onto lorries - some directly for Kharkiv in Ukraine, and others to Ukrainian refugee centres on the Polish border. Villagers in Manton... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 25 Apr 2022 11:36 by Paul Taylor
EXTON Produce & Craft Show 2022
Exton Village Hall Sunday 24th July 2.00pm - 4.00pm
Bring your entries to the Village Hall SUNDAY 24th July between 09.30am and 12.30pm Drinks & cakes will be served during the Show.
Please support the Village Show See you there!
Full schedule in the April newsletter (available in the Community section of this website).
Posted: Mon, 28 Mar 2022 18:39 by Paul Taylor
Jubilee Tree planting
On Saturday 19th March at 12.00 on Top Green Exton Lord Gainsborough will be planting a tree donated by the Parish Council to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty the Queen. Although the Jubilee will be celebrated in June the tree is being planted now to give it a chance to get established. The tree is a black walnut to match the Millennium Walnut tree on the other side of the green.
All are... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 15 Mar 2022 09:00 by Paul Taylor
T for Tuesdays
In view of the increase in numbers of reported Omicron cases locally it has been decided to cancel the 'T' for Tuesday Tea party in the Exton Village Hall January 11th 2022. The organisers are sorry to disappoint but feel it is better to be safe than sorry.
Posted: Thu, 06 Jan 2022 14:06 by Paul Taylor
Exton Indoor BowlsClub
Exton Indoor Bowls Club is starting a new season and welcomes new members. See the attachment for details.
Posted: Sat, 02 Oct 2021 13:28 by Paul Taylor
Work on Oakham Level crossing
Residents may like to be aware of the following: Network Rail is carrying out work next month to upgrade the surfacing at Oakham level crossing to make it smoother for drivers, cyclists and pedestrians. Teams will be removing the current tarmac and rubber surfacing, carrying out track improvements, then installing new rubber panels. Once this vital part of the project to make the level crossing less... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 27 May 2021 13:09 by Paul Taylor