Community Awards

At a meeting of the Parish Council in September, the chairman presented awards to members of the community for their outstanding contribution to the village during the current term of office April 2003 to May 2007. Carole and Brian Hale were thanked for their wide-ranging involvement with St Michael’s church, Coffee Pot and Friendship Plus. A fond farewell was extended to Brian and Carole who will be moving to Bury St Edmunds in September this year. Gordon Cook received an award for his work on the Village Design Statement. He recalled his first community duty of working the organ bellows at the age of 15. John Bellamy also received a certificate for his work with the Methodist church, the Horticultural Society and the Cottage Garden Society.