Apple Pressing

Apple Press Update: May 2019 The survey responses gave us a clear indication of the view of the majority – sell the apple press and use the money for good causes in the village. I was just about to put it on Ebay when I had a call from our old friend Mark Newbery who…

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Bangers & Mash lunch

We would like to say a huge thank you to everybody who came along to enjoy the bangers and mash lunch on March 7th and everyone who helped Geoff and I make it so successful. We raised the magnificent sum of £570 towards St Leonard’s Church funds.      Geoff and Debbie Saturday 7th March…

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Christmas & New Year 2019-20

2019-20 Diary Dates! Church Flower Winter Warmer Coffee Morning Saturday 8th February 2020 in the Village Hall 10.30 am – noon Raising funds for the flowers in church at our Festivals. At all other times the flower arrangers provide the flowers themselves. Do come along and support this event – all very welcome! Special thanks…

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Church & Village Fete

There will be no Village Fete in 2020 due to the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic Village Fete 2019 in the grounds of Keevil Manor The fete was back in the grounds the Manor this year, courtesy of Flavia and Christopher Vernon; and with everything you’d expect of this timeless tradition of village life. Gallery images by…

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Classes in the Village Hall

PILATES SUNDAYS 5-6pm (temporarily moved from Thursday evenings): Pilates Fit is a weekly evening drop-in class for all, which focuses on efficient movement and maximising postural control. Stacy is a sports and exercise medicine Physiotherapist and encourages everyone to come along and enjoy the session. £4 per session – everyone welcome. Please contact Stacy on…

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Folk Night

The Keevil Folk Night has been an annual event for several years. Usually – but not always! – held in the village hall in March, it has become one of the most successful events in the village calendar, and attracts some of the finest folk acts both locally and nationally. Folk on the Boat: Saturday…

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Harvest

Harvest Supper 2019: Another enjoyable evening raised £550 towards church funds, Debbie and Geoff thank everyone who came along, contributed and helped. Harvest Supper 2018: Last years Harvest Supper is was good to give thanks to all our local farmers, and celebrate together as only Keevillians know how! Here are some images of the evening by…

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Keevil School Scarecrow Trail

2020 date: CANCELLED Follow news on the Keevil School Scarecrow Trail Facebook Page… 2019 Update from The Friends of Keevil School: The Friends of Keevil School will be hosting its 11th annual Scarecrow Trail this year, with the theme of ‘Once Upon a Bookcase’ which will see 40 fabulous scarecrows, based on books – old…

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Music at the Manor

Saturday 11th July 2020 – 7pm CANCELLED due to the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic with the kind permission of Flavia and Christopher Vernon Update June 2020 Due to the on-going COVID-19 pandemic and the continuing high alert state it has been decided to cancel this year’s event. However, to mark VE Day 75 + 1, Music@Manor21 will be…

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Pub Night

The George, Keevil Pub Nights are drop-in events run occasionally by the FUN COMMITTEE. Admission is free, and everyone gets a free Ploughmans Supper with their first drink. Absolutely no booking is required so you can just rock up and settle in for a natter with friends over a glass of wine or some fabulous…

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Remembrance

REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY at the War Memorial and St Leonard’s Sunday 8th November 2020 There is a short act of remembrance around the village war memorial starting at 10.50am, including a period of silence and the laying of wreaths. All are then invited to the church for an act of worship suitable for Remembrance Sunday. The…

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Safari Sale

SAFARI SALE FOR “CHARITIES OF CHOICE” POSTPONED due to latest COVID restrictions coming into force Monday 14th September SATURDAY 19th SEPTEMBER 11am – 3pm It’s amazing what ideas you can conjure up over a pot of socially-distanced Earl Grey! Janice Maskrey and Rachel Howe are organising the above event to run from 11am until 3pm,…

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Steeple Ashton Films

KNIVES OUT (12) SATURDAY 21 MARCH CANCELLED Steeple Ashton Village Hall 7.30pm (doors open at 7pm for refreshments) All screenings have been suspended during the COVID-19 pandemic Tickets £6 available at the Steeple Ashton Village Shop or can be reserved by ringing Alison Wilson on 01380 871345 For your personal comfort, you may like to a…

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Tea & Chat

COVID-19: All meetings currently suspended Come and join your fellow neighbours and villagers for tea and cake, and an hour or so of friendly conversation. First Tuesday of every month in the village hall, 2.30-4pm. Everyone welcome!

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Wassailing

Villager Bob Ayres was crowned Keevil’s new Wassail King in 2020, as our outgoing Queen Alison Rasey gracefully bowed out from her duties of the last five years. Villagers were treated to a smashing evening of wassailing, including apple cake, cider, and a guest appearance by the talented West Country folk duo FLY YETI FLY. Profits help…

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