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Recent blogs

The December Village news is now available to read. This is looking at Christmas and beyond with details of our exciting ongoing energy project. Go to the link below to view.

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The minutes are now available for the Bradwell Centre Committee (BCC) Strategy day held on Saturday 9th November. Please go to the link below to read these.

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Tonight's Fireworks display has been cancelled due to the extreme weather conditions. We are really sorry to have to do this but feel that the present conditions mean we cannot do this safely.

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Upcoming Events

Mon 23 Dec Fri 27 Dec 2019
Christmas at Othona
Mon 30 Dec Thu 2 Jan 2020
New Year
Mon 17 Feb Fri 21 Feb 2020
We have had to cancel this event due to major work on our heating system in February
Fri 6 Mar Sun 8 Mar 2020
The first of our popular Working Weekends
Fri 27 Mar Sun 29 Mar 2020
This year our retreat is led by the Bishop of Bradwell