This weekend 158 visitors came along to St Marys Church to admire our community’s contribution to the 2018 Horncastle and Villages Churches Festival. The Church was transformed in commemoration of those who lost their lives during the First and Second World Wars. Feedback was very complimentary and many visitors commented on the transformation of the church and the individual displays, all donated and arranged by parishioners. There was special praise for the idea to feature over a thousand knitted poppies, both red and white. This morning children and teachers from the primary school took a break from the classroom to see what can be achieved by a dedicated and creative community team.
Enjoy an afternoon of good company at the Kirkby on Bain village picnic on Saturday August 18th from 2 – 5pm, on the School Playing Field.
Bring your own picnic, chairs, drinks etc. Games for kids. Sorry no dogs or BBQs. No need to book, just turn up. For more information please ring Margaret on 01526 354783 or Penny on 01526 353739. Continue reading
This week Kirkby on Bain Primary School students entered their Victory Garden in the Lincolnshire Show Schools Challenge, an initiative run jointly by The Lincolnshire Agricultural Society and The EBP, a social enterprise which delivers a wide range of enrichment programmes to young people aged 5 to 19 years.
Students were tasked with the challenge of researching, designing and building a mini garden allotment to reflect the theme of the famous victory gardens started during World War One. Continue reading
I have it on good authority that the Primary School Fete this year will be on Sunday 1st July from 12 to 3pm in the school field.
Expect entertainment, games, ice cream, raffle etc..
You are invited to this year’s Annual Parish Meeting, scheduled for 6.30pm,Thursday May 10th 2018, in the Primary School Hall, Wharf Lane, Kirkby on Bain.
Though organised by your Parish Council, this event is not a formal Parish Council meeting, but rather an opportunity for the community to meet and discuss local issues informally, and to have some fun into the bargain. Continue reading
News flash: you are invited to a cake sale at Kirkby on Bain Primary School tomorrow at 3.30 to 4pm. Details below. Continue reading