Buzz for Ukraine Part II

Thinking of hosting Ukrainian refugees? Several people in the village have expressed an interest in being a host to one or more Ukrainian refugees, so Jane Knowles is holding a meeting at her house on Monday 21st March at 6 pm, just for an initial chat to discuss the possibility. As Jane says; "Obviously people … Continue reading Buzz for Ukraine Part II

Free Jubilee Mugs for Keevil Children…

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Mugs All the children, aged 11 and under on 1st September 2022, living in the parish of Keevil will receive a free bone china commemorative mug, with a specially commissioned image of the village. Our thanks go to Randolph Vaughan for his wonderful design. A notice will be distributed in due … Continue reading Free Jubilee Mugs for Keevil Children…

Souvenir KEEVIL JUBILEE MUGS now available for order…

Designed by a villager, these LIMITED EDITION Keevil Queen’s Platinum Jubilee 2022 Mugs are a fabulous souvenir to commemorate a once-in-a-lifetime occasion in our wonderful village. Made of beautiful bone china and only £6.50 each, these unique souvenirs will be delivered to you as soon as they arrive in Keevil. All orders and enquiries are via Pat … Continue reading Souvenir KEEVIL JUBILEE MUGS now available for order…

A Buzz for Ukraine

Among the million things I love about Keevil is the kindness, warmth and generosity of every single person who lives here. So this morning, with the increasing brutality of the Ukrainian war crisis pervading every waking moment, it comes as no surprise that our community is coming together to gather strength and support for the … Continue reading A Buzz for Ukraine

Concert in the Church tonight…

Rehearsals in St Leonards Church earlier this week If you are wondering what to do tonight, then start your weekend with some wonderful music and singing! Everything is still going ahead here in St Leonards Church, hope to see you there! The Wiltshire Council Singers & The Keevil Singers present a Concert and Singalong in aid of Julia’s … Continue reading Concert in the Church tonight…

Would you like a Jubilee Tree?

THE QUEEN'S GREEN CANOPY Free Trees for Villagers The Queen’s Green Canopy (QGC) is a unique tree planting initiative created to mark Her Majesty’s Platinum Jubilee in 2022 which invites people from across the United Kingdom to “Plant a Tree for the Jubilee”. With a focus on planting sustainably, the QGC will encourage planting of trees … Continue reading Would you like a Jubilee Tree?

Village defies rain to make Fete a great success!

HRH Bob, Keevil's reigning Wassail King, bottles-up with his Knight of the Wassail Court, Sir Geoff 🙂 How lovely to receive the following message from Norman Owen this morning... Happy Monday Keevilians! WELL DONE TEAM KEEVIL! You have all combined to make the Fete a success despite the weather, raising a fantastic £2360.06.  A truly wonderful … Continue reading Village defies rain to make Fete a great success!

RT HON DR ANDREW MURRISON MP visiting Keevil Monday 26th July

Dr Andrew Murrison MP After Covid put a halt to face-to-face meetings for many months, Andrew is reviving his ‘Rural Rides’ road tour of the constituency of south west Wiltshire, visiting as many smaller communities as possible. He will be coming to Keevil’s Village Hall on Monday 26th July between 4:00-4:30pm to meet residents who … Continue reading RT HON DR ANDREW MURRISON MP visiting Keevil Monday 26th July

UPDATE – Flood alert…

Just a brief warning if you're heading out toward Bulkington or up to the A361 via Buzzly Bottom today, Storm Bella has left a fair bit of water in her wake! UPDATE 12.30pm - Buzzly Bottom now clear, thanks to Dave Lambard for clearing the gullies that had become blocked with debris from last nights … Continue reading UPDATE – Flood alert…

Christmas Services at St Leonard’s Church

Sunday 13th December at 6:30pm SERVICE OF LESSONS AND CAROLS Christmas Day at 9:15am CHRISTMAS FAMILY SERVICE (followed by a short Communion for those who wish to stay)  We hope that you'll join us! Our Covid-safe seating arrangement reduces our capacity by about a half, so we're asking all who wish to come to either … Continue reading Christmas Services at St Leonard’s Church