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Badsey Society Newsletter No 42, October 2012


Quarterly Badsey Society newsletter. Round up of Events: The launch of "The Market Gardener" DVD at the Regal Cinema produced by Will Dallimore assisted by Valerie Magan & John Dallimore; Michael Barnard & Ian Gibson providing artwork & Arioso Winds Quartet providing the music featuring local market gardeners including Roly Holt of Horsefield nurseries; four photographs feauring Robert Raphael & Mrs. Diana Raphael, Mayor & Mayoress of Evesham; Joshua Sellick, Hayley Johns & Peter Humphries, Head of Blackminster Middle School; Badsey Flower Show with photograph of Brian Smith receiving the Will Dallimore Literature Cup from Lynda Bellingham & the Society stand; the Badsey First School Market Gardening Mural worked on with the pupils by Jon the Potter with photograph of "Gus", Maureen Spinks & Jane Neill. Future events: "A History of Badsey in 100 objects and launch of a new Archive & Museum Website; Trip to the National Archives; AGM at St. James's Church, Badsey. Articles: Work of team transcribing Parish Magazines like Jane Croucher finding out facts of life in the 1940's & 1950's with photographs of seven items in the archive; Life membership for Terry Sparrow with photograph. Members news: Golden Wedding Anniversary of Michael & Jean Peet; Norris Hancock (1926-2012)Badsey Society member died recently; Elizabeth Bolland, MBE with photograph at Windsor Castle after receiving her honour for services to Guiding. Committee Members: Maureen Spinks, (Chairman) Valerie Magan, (Sec.) Will Dallimore, Ian Gibson, Tom Locke, Mike Lovatt, Jane Neill, Richard Phillips & Neil Thould.

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October 2012
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