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St Nectan's Church - Welcombe

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What's on


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 See Welcombe Parish Magazine here

 What’s on

  February 2018

2nd  Mobile Library Meddon 1410 , Welcombe. Smithy 1445
6th Sewing Group walk and lunch Village Hall
5th  Lunch Club Village Hall
6th Meddon & Welcombe WI 2pm Welcombe Village Hall
19th  Lunch Club Village Hall
20th (Friday) 7.30pm Film Club. date & programme to be confirmed
23rd  Wine & Wisdom 7.30pm Meddon Village Hall
24th Games & Skittles Evening 7-9pm Village Hall tbc

For full details of regular events at Meddon Village Hall, including spinners & weavers, fitness, Pilates, morsbagging, family history circle, lunch club, & all events, please visit the Meddon Village Hall website. Further details/links to all events may be found on the Church & Village Hall websites

More details further in the mag and on the St Nectan’s Facebook page, available on Facebook via:-    @stnectanschurch

Weekly Events :

Mondays          Bell-ringing Welcombe Church from 7.30-9pm
Men’s Skittles at the Village Hall in the evening
Tuesdays        Short Mat Bowls at Morwenstow Village Hall 7.30pm
Wednesdays   Stitch and Sew group at Village Hall 10am-12 mid-day
Wednesday     Welcombe Bridge Club 7 -9.30pm Village Hall
Thursdays      9.30-1130 am Children’s Playgroup
Thursday       Evening Yoga in the Village Hall

The Mobile Library is only monthly now, & is at the Smithy 1445-1530 on the third Tuesday, timetable on the County Council website

Quarterly Collection: 

Our next quarterly collection is for water aid.  Please give to this very worthy charity, please see posters, leaflets and collection box in church transit or give to church wardens or Lynda

Games & Skittles Evenings

The Games & Skittles Evenings will be held in Welcombe Village Hall from 7.00 to 9.00 pm. and are open to any youngsters aged between 9 and 15 years.   The games include table tennis, pool, skittles, table football and card games.

 Dates usually last Saturday in the month. Dec 30th & Jan 27th , Feb & March tbc

 There is a small charge of £2 to cover the hire of the hall and refreshments.

The youngsters are welcome to bring a friend and any card games.

              Diana Holdaway  (01288 331252)


Old Smithy Inn Winter Opening Hours


Mondays 5:00pm – 12:00am    Food served 6:00 – 9:00pm

Tuesday – Saturday  12:00pm – 12:00am   Food served 12:00 - 2:30pm / 6:00 – 9:00pm

Sundays    12:00pm – 5:00pm Food served 12:00 - 2:30pm


Note the usual Big Bash New Years Eve, see website for details Phone 01288 331305

                                                                             Richard & Jenny Lawrence



      Balanced Beekeeping For All  With Phil Chandler

March 24th - 25th 2018

At Welcombe Village Hall and Nectan’s Meadow Apiary

North Devon, UK

This weekend will be for beekeeping beginners, people wanting to convert to more natural methods and for top bar beekeepers to extend their skills. £95 including a simple lunch each day and refreshments

Please call Sue or Mick on 01288 331700 or  email to book



Welcombe Lunch Club

Welcombe Lunch Club is going from strength to strength and most times it is nearly 30 sitting down for lunch as  we feel this is a good number we are unable mange more, but if you are interested please give us a ring in the New Year and  we will see what we can do .  Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Dates listed in the magazine for 2018 are provisional , please check and book with Sheila and Helen

  Further details etc   Contact Sheila (331391 ) or Helen  (331427)


Welcombe Sewing Group meet every Wednesday from 10 -12.30 in Welcombe Village Hall.  Please come along with your sewing project and you will be made very welcome. There is a small charge of £1.50 and that includes a cup of coffee/tea.

For full details of regular events at Meddon Village Hall, including spinners & weavers, fitness, Pilates, morsbagging, family history circle, lunch club, & all events, please visit the Meddon Village Hall website (google!)






Welcombe Church Services

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Sunday Club

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