Thirty members joined together on the Thursday before Christmas for their festive meal at the village Ice Cream Parlour. Once again the food was excellent, a cheerful and happy atmosphere prevailed and as usual the staff were most attentive and looked after everyone extremely well.
The first meeting of the New Year will be on Thursday 16th January at the village hall starting at 2pm when Mrs Marion Foster will present a quiz. New members will be made most welcome.
The parish council will next meet on Monday 27th January at 7.30pm when there is an open 15-minute public forum at the beginning for anyone wishing to raise a matter with the council. If any group within the village wish to apply for a grant then please do so in writing to the clerk at 38 Garfield Street, Gainsborough, Lincs, DN21 2LA, or send to firstname.lastname@example.org, Applications need to be in before this date so that they can be considered at the meeting.
The parish council would like to hear from anyone who would be interested in submitting a tender for the upkeep of the grass at the churchyard in Blyton and ask that anyone interested to please submit their quotation in writing to the clerk at the above address or by e-mail for the next meeting.