South Newton & Stoford, Wiltshire, UK

Notice Board


Parish Council Meeting:

Wed 06 Jul 16. Minutes are here. 


Next Meeting Wed 07 Sep 16 at 7.30pm.   Agenda is here

South Newton, Wishford and Stapleford WI.  August meeting report plus July walk & 1 Sep meeting details here 

Local Government, Parish Newsletters etc here

200 Club - July Winners, details here


Valley Art 2016; details here

Village Hall Events

Bookings Secretary:  Loraine Sherlock

Tel: 01722 743577


Village Hall Location  (for Sat Nav Users):

  • Post Code: SP2 0PJ

  • Lat Long: 51° 08’ 53” N   1° 52’ 57” W

August 2016


Saturday 27th             Breakfast Morning                                                          9.00am to 11.00am


Sunday 28th                Private booking                                                             10.00 am – 4.00 pm


Tuesday 30th              Good Companions                                                         2.00 pm

                                    Bingo                                                                              7.30pm


September 2016


Thursday 1st             Village Hall Committee meeting                                     7.30 pm


Sunday 4th                 Private booking                                                              12.00 – 4.00 pm


Wednesday 7th         Parish Council Meeting                                                   7.30pm        


Friday 16th                 Valley Art                                                                        10.00 am – 12.30 pm


Saturday 17th           Car Boot and Table Top Sale                                         11.00 am - 3.00 pm

                                   Dog Show                                                                       12.00 noon - 2.00 pm


Sunday 18th              Private booking                                                               11.00 am – 3.00 pm


Wednesday 21st       Women's Institute Tea                                                     2.00 – 4.00 pm


Saturday 24th            Breakfast morning                                                           9.00 am – 11.00 am


Tuesday 27th           Good Companions                                                           2.00 pm


Friday 30th               Valley Art                                                                         10.00 am – 12.30 pm


                                   Film Night                                                                        7.00 pm for 7.30 pm


                                   The Dressmaker.  

                                   Starring: Liam Hemsworth,  Kate Winslet,  Hugo Weaving


                                   A glamorous woman returns to her small town in rural

                                   Australia. With her sewing machine and haute couture style,

                                   she transforms the women and exacts sweet revenge on those

                                   who did her wrong.


                                   Doors open 7.00 pm

                                   Film starts at 7.30 pm.  

                                   £5 donation each to the Village Hall Funds,

                                   includes a glass of wine or beer.  

                                   Soft drinks will be available on sale

                                   Children under 16 free accompanied by an adult.









October 2016


Saturday 15th             Harvest Supper

                                    Quiz Night


                                    More details from Heather Bonsey (790362) or Caroline Webb (743897)


Regular Bingo sessions are held in the hall every Tuesday evening starting at 7.30 pm. An enjoyable evening with a chance to win.  Full details from Heather Bryans 742207 or just come along on the night.


If you would like to book South Newton and Wishford Village hall for a function, please contact Loraine 743577. If you are new to the area you can check out the events held in the hall by logging onto the South Newton website, or if you would like to view the facilities for hire, please get in touch.  



JULY 2016


£50        Mrs A Wilton                      No 135                South Newton

£30        Leanne Grant                     No 10                  South Newton

£10        Mrs Sandra Aldridge          No 195                Downton


You could be a winner too by joining the 200 Club.  For just £12 per year you have the chance to win monthly cash prizes.  All profits go  towards the village hall fund raising so by participating you are also supporting a  good cause.

To join contact Heather Bryans on 742207.


BREAKFAST MORNING   The next breakfast morning will be held on Saturday, September 24th,  9.00 am until 11.00 am when a delicious full English breakfast will be served up.  All proceeds in aid of the Village hall extension fund.


VALLEY ART GROUP    Our trips out drawing and painting on location continued throughout July and August when we had  two very enjoyable visits thanks to members of our group.  We visited a lovely garden in Hanging Langford that also had good views over the countryside, and on another occasion  spent time in the delightful village of Winterborne Stoke where there were several subjects to challenge our skills. We hope to have a few more mornings outside and will be returning to the hall  for our fortnightly sessions during September. If you would like to join the group, please contact Loraine on 743577 or email: 


DOG SHOW  This will take place on Saturday, 17th September at South Newton and Wishford Village Hall recreation field from 12.00 midday until 2.00 pm.  Details from Heather Bonsey on 790363.

At the same time there will also be a CAR BOOT and TABLE TOP sale from 11.00 am until 3.00 pm.  The costs are £5 per car, £10 per van, or £5 for a table top.  If you would like to participate in either of the latter two events, please contact Heather Bonsey on 790363 or Caroline Webb on 743897.  


FILM NIGHTS    Film nights on the big screen will start again in the hall on Friday, September 30th at 7.30 pm. Doors open at 7.00 pm.  £5 per person donation includes a glass of beer or wine. Children under 16 go free.  The first film to be shown is The Dressmaker set in Australia and starring Kate Winslet.  All proceeds go towards the village hall extension fund. If you would like us to show any specific films please contact Caroline Webb on 743897.






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