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Click here to view a calendar of regular activities for January 2020.

 

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Forthcoming Events

The Arts Society Kington Langley: December Lecture

THE ARTS SOCIETY KINGTON LANGLEY is an affiliated member of The Arts Society, a leading education charity with a global network of 385 societies bringing people together through a shared interest in the arts. We meet monthly at 11.00am on the 1st Tuesday of the month (except August and September) to hear excellent lecturers share their           specialist knowledge about the arts.  Our meeting place is The Village Hall, Church Rd, Kington Langley, Chippenham SN15 5NJ.

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From the Village Hall Roof: November 2019

In November we had 25 days with some rain with a total for the month of 4.55 inches (115.57mm). We had 11 days over 10˚C (50 ˚F) and 18 nights below 4.5˚C (40 ˚F) with 7 nights below 0 ˚C (32 ˚F). We had frost on 13 days. This November was slightly warmer than both 2018 and 2017 but wetter by about 1 inch (25mm) of rainfall.

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Kington Langley Village Hall Website Maintainer

I am very pleased to report that Ben, a young village resident, has come forward and is taking on ownership of the village hall website.

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Rural Arts Touring Kington Langley Promoter

New Promoter Wanted!

Please contact 01249 750362 or email valerieannyoung9@gmail.com for more information or a chat (with absolutely no obligation or commitment!)

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Retired Folks’ Christmas Meal

Retired Folks’ Christmas Meal

On Saturday 7th December over a hundred villagers gathered for the evening organised by the WI.  Music was provided by the village’s very own Guitar Club.   Their music was much appreciated by all.

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Kington Langley Wine Appreciation Society Christmas Wine Tasting Event 2019

Thanks to Grant at Yapp Brothers Wine Merchants for a fantastic evening last Friday. As usual, the wines were exceptional with a wide range of varieties and style to suit all tastes and budgets. The food was delicious.

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Scotland!


Friday 29th November: Scotland! By The Latebloomers . Doors & bar open 7.00pm; performance starts at 7.30pm. (Cash bar only; no cards.) A hilarious three-man physical comedy. Come along for a wild ride, with fishing, hunting, whisky, short bread, rhythm, folk songs and the spirit of Scotland!
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Bookends – Simon & Garfunkel Through The Years

What a brilliant concert here in Kington Langley Village Hall!

Dan Haynes and Pete Richards, aka Bookends, performed an amazing tribute to the music of Simon & Garfunkel and rekindled many memories for the capacity audience. Here are some videos taken at the concert.  (read more…)

Quirky Quiz

Congratulations to “The Other Enders”, the winning team at the Quirky Quiz evening held in November. The “Nosey Parkers” came a very close second, followed by the “Quizzy Lizzies” in third place.

The total amount raised on the night for the Pavilion Replacement Project was £627.75. Thank you to all who supported the event. Read on for a report and some of the answers!  (read more…)

Tea, Coffee and Cake fundraising for Macmillan Cancer Support

 

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Kington Langley Wine Appreciation Society: First Wine Tasting Event of 2020

Get the New Year off to a corking start!
Looking for an excuse to have a glass of wine or two after a dry January? Then come along to the KLWAS First Wine Tasting Event of 2020 on Friday 7th February at 8:00PM!

Details will be confirmed nearer the time. Please see klwas.org.uk for membership and attendance fees.

Kington Langley Croquet Club: New Year Resolutions?

How about joining us for a game of croquet when our new season starts?

Depending on the weather, our season will start in April and we will be holding our Open Day on Saturday 2nd May.

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Rural Arts Touring: Excalibow by Bowjangles

Rural Arts Touring: “Big Ideas in Small Spaces”

Date for your new diaries!

Saturday 7th March

Excalibow by Bowjangles

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Happy New Year from the WI

Happy New Year

Our meeting in January, 7:30 on Wednesday 8th January, is an Open Meeting to which all are welcome.

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Rural Arts Touring: The Bird Show

 

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Chippenham Mobile Library

Chippenham Mobile Library

This month the mobile library will visit on Saturday 4th January 2020 and Saturday 18th January 2020 from 9.20-10am at the Village Hall.

 

 

Kington Langley Film Society

The first film of 2020 will be shown in the Kington Langley Village Hall on Friday 17th January at 8:00 PM.

Licensed bar – Soft refreshments Wheelchair access – Hearing loop

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POSTPONED: John Buchan’s The Thirty-Nine Steps

POSTPONED – Date TBC

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