A traditional summer fete will be held on Saturday 12th July on the Malt Kiln from 12noon-3pm. There will be a range of stalls, including a cake sale and hot food, and children’s games. Entries to the fancy dress competition will be judged at 2pm. All profits will be divided between the parish church and village hall. Anyone wanting a stall (£5) should contact Stephanie on 890101.
The village’s weekly ‘Happy Hour’ has published its programme for the summer months. There is no meeting on Wednesday 4th June, but activities will resume for the remaining Wednesdays in June and on 2nd and 9th July. At these meetings, the focus will be on the Summer Show, an activity for children during the summer holiday. There are no meetings during the rest of July or in August, but there’s a chance to bring along holiday photos when the Happy Hour resumes on Wednesday 3rd September. Everyone is welcome, whether a resident of West Stockwith or not. The Happy Hour is in the Village Hall from 10-11am.
Thursday 5th June, meeting of the parish council, Gertrude Morris Hall, 7.30pm, with open question session from 7.15pm. Sunday 8th June, Open gardens Festival Weekend, Gringley, 1-5pm. Tuesday 10th June, Trip to Skegness, with Bassetlaw Community Minibus, £13.50. Details: 01777 709650. Monday 16th June, Trip to Bakewell, with Bassetlaw Community Minibus, £16. Details: 01777 709650. Saturday 21st June, Misterton Music Festival, Golf Driving Range, Misterton, 12noon-12 midnight. Tickets £20 from Wayne Howe, butcher, and Misterton fish shop. Sunday 29th June, Thank-you service for donors to Bassetlaw Food Bank, All Saints’ Church, Misterton, 10am, with speakers from the Food Bank. Refreshments afterwards. Saturday 12th July, Summer fete, Malt Kiln, 12noon-3pm, in aid of Parish Church and Village Hall. Stalls, cake sale, hot drinks, children’s competitions. Call Stephanie (890101) if you would like a stall (£5). Sunday 28th September, Misterton Horticultural, Arts & Crafts Show, Misterton Sports Social Club. Entries in between 10am-2pm. For a schedule, call 891376.