UPTON & KEXBY: Women’s Institute

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The last meeting of the WI saw Dave Bussey, the former Radio Lincs presenter, give a talk on his life in the Navy, also as a radio host and how one career led to the other. He started and finished with jokes, enjoyed by all with what was an interesting and enjoyable evening’s entertainment.


The cricket club AGM was held last week with the following officials being elected for the ensuing yea:. president, John Thurlby; chairman, Pete Rushton; vice-chair and groundsman, John Alsop; secretary, Dave Farrow; treasurer, Nick Ward-Lowry; junior rep., Toby Roberts; captains, Wednesday - Will Birkett, Sunday - Will Cawte.


Upton and Kexby were represented in the Lincolnshire tournament held at Lincoln, with Don and Liz Spittlehouse coming runners-up in the trophy for the plate.


Last week’s quiz was for Macmillan Cancer, raising funds to assist Tony Hall and Co. climbing Ben Nevis for this charity. Winners were The No Hopers and £229 was raised. Next week’s quiz is for the community day on 12th April. Before the quiz there is a meeting to discuss the day’s events At 7.30pm in the Rose and Crown.


Sunday 23rd February: Church, Morning Prayer at 9.30am; Chapel, Service with Mr G. Dixon at 10.30am.