PURTON STOKE SOCIAL FUND
PURTON STOKE CALENDAR OF EVENTS 2016
Saturday March 5th 11am ... Coffee Morning and AGM in the Young Farmers' Clubhouse
Saturday March 26th 10.30am ... Easter Egg Hunt and Coffee Morning at Bentham House.
Saturday April 23rd Murder Mystery Evening - details to follow.
SPRING. Potato / Sunflower Growing Competition.
Saturday 11th June VILLAGE PICNIC at 2.30pm and DUCK, BOAT RACES on the River Key at 3pm..
Saturday 29th November SAFARI SUPPER
Village BBQ and POTATO WEIGHING.
Saturday 8th October.Harvest Supper.
Saturday 19th November.Coffee Morning in the Young Farmers' Clubhouse
Saturday 24th September.FROG RACE NIGHT in the Young Farmers' Club House.
Saturday 10th Decenber.Village Christmas Dinner in the Young Farmers' Clubhouse.
Thursday 22nd December.Grotto, Christmas presents, Carols at the Bell Inn.
Village Annual Skittles Competition at the Bell Inn 18th February
Next Committee Meeting at the Bell Inn Tuesday 7th MARCH at 8pm.
PURTON STOKE HISTORIC ANNIVERSARIES
Saturday November 19th ... King Charles I signs a Decree giving 25 acres of land to Purton Stoke ... 1631
Monday August 20th ... Poors Platt Inquisition at the Bell Inn ... 1733
9.30pm on Friday May 7th .... The Murder of Stephen Rodway at the Mere Stones ... 1819.
2.15pm on Friday July 29th .... The Public Hanging of Robert Watkins at the Mere Stones ... 1819.
October Primitive Methodist Chapel opens ... 1832 (and the rebuilt one in 1868)
September ... Samuel Champernowne Sadler opens the Mineral Spa ... 1859
School opens ... 1896
Young Farmers' Clubhouse built ... 1912
School Closes ... 1978
Purton Stoke Fund set up ... 1979
Primitive Methodist Chapel becomes a residential building ... 2012