setting traps for the monkeys in the Old cemetery.
The balance in hand is £4,935. recent receipts include £1033 from the open garden day, and £240 from a bridge tournament. Applications for grants towards the renewal of the roof are to be made to Wren and the local Councils.
The Art Exhibition was a great success, raising around £600 and lots of interest both within and from outside the village.
More promises are needed for the "Auction of Promises" to be held in October.
A special booking has been made with the North Pole to have Father Christmas visit Northwold with his sleigh on the evening of December 20th (weather permitting!).
We were delighted to welcome the Foolhardy Folk Circus for their performance under the Big Top on the Recreation Ground.
Called "The Almost ready Windmill", the performance was enjoyed by all. The trapeze acrobats were excellent, and there was some very good juggling, some very difficult. "The Chinese Pole" was a good new activity.
A fault in the speakers meant that the 'Fractured French' was hard to understand, and the 'Plot' difficult to follow. As with many events these days, the music was far too loud, uncomfortably so at times.