April 2016 Editorial
First, a warm welcome to all newcomers
to the village wishing you happiness in your new home. Sadly, we also say some goodbyes and again
wish you well in your new homes.
Finance - the response from the mail
readers has been fantastic with subscriptions being renewed together with some
very generous donations. Thank you all
and thank you for your kind words: 'I do
enjoy reading it'.
most interesting read', 'Always received with great anticipation!' 'Many thanks for your hard work once again
for such a good newsletter', 'Enjoying the mag as much as ever!' Such remarks certainly do make the hard work
At last some lovely blue skies and sunny
days which hopefully have cheered us all up, but especially everyone who has
not been feeling too well lately - get better soon.
By the time you read this Easter will be
over, the clocks gone forward and spring will have officially arrived. It has been a long time coming with so many
grey, wet and miserable days over the last four months. Now the daffodils and spring flowers are
making a lovely splash of colour and the trees and shrubs beginning to bud.
How lucky the Newsletter has so many
regular contributors including our artist in residence, Paul. Thank you all - keep the items coming! However, it would also be nice to hear from
some new contributors and items for the June issue are welcome any time from
now and by Wednesday, 11th May, at the latest please. Thank you.