The Pond at Pondside

Our only surviving village pond relies on its water supply from rain water flowing down from Lyeway Lane and draining into the pond, and in doing so, silt is also washed down. Thus, over the years, the basin of the pond fills up, and the point has now been reached whereby it is full of ...

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Parish Hall News

As most users of the Hall know, the flat roofed section over the kitchen area is pretty well past its sell-by date, and it has begun to leak when it rains heavily. It had been hoped to replace it with a new pitched roof during 2014, but time passes all too quickly, and with the ...

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Ropley Society News

The Annual Ropley Photo Competition + a talk on antiques – 8th October The photo competition preceded an excellent and entertaining talk on antiques. Thanks to those who submitted photographs.  The photographs were all exhibited in the village hall during the afternoon and evening giving everyone the opportunity to view and to vote. The top three photos were:- 1st ...

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Keep Fit class in East Tisted

Do join us for a fun and informal keep fit class, with a professional instructor, in East Tisted Village Hall on Monday nights from 6:45 to 7:45. We are a mixed age, mixed ability group and very friendly, so come along and see if you like it - cost £6 weekly. Contact Sandra on 01420 587068 for ...

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Ropley Horticultural Society – Summer News

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We’ve been busy during the summer heatwave: BBQ – This year, Jill & Maurice Shakespeare, our Chairman & Show Secretary, hosted our summer BBQ. Their stunningly colourful garden made this a special lunchtime event. And the large marquee set with tables & chairs meant that guests could seek sun or shade in the glorious weather. All ...

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Ropley Brownies needs help!

Would you be able to turn up every Thursday 5.30 -7.00pm (term time only) at Ropley Village Hall? Would you like to help plan and help run evenings with the Brownies? The Brownies range from 7 years to 10 years of age, we complete challenges, work at earning badges and play games. We take part in local community events ...

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Ropley Cricket Club Ladies

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What is L.B.W? Run… don’t run! Why was he run out? What’s a china man? Off spin? Silly mid-on? These questions, and many more, have been posed to me throughout my time as a cricket coach at Ropley Cricket Club. Not by those that I coach I hasten to add, but by those who parent the ...

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Ropley Photographic Competition 2015 – Open

  Ropley Photographic Competition is now open for entries! Photographs can be from anywhere within the BisMonRopTis boundary (maximum of 4 entries per person). Open to anyone who receives BisMonRopTis. The best 13 photographs will be published in the 2015 Ropley Village Calendar (available at the Victorian Market, and in the Courtyard Shop). The closing date is 1 October 2014. All ...

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Ropley Bowling Club August 2014

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The weather this season has been extremely good for our roll ups and our matches, although at times we have wilted slightly in the heat. The dry conditions have also meant our green has needed plenty of watering to keep the playing surface in good condition. Like many greens we have suffered from leatherjackets eating ...

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Ropley Community Minibus service to Petersfield

The Minibus now operates on the “2nd and 4th Saturdays of every month” Further details can be obtained from Betty Smith 773443 OR Pam Stevens on 734861. The service is available for anyone wishing to visit Petersfield on a Saturday morning. To book a seat, please contact Betty on the above number. Pam Stevens

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