The winner of the December draw was Mirrick Loggin, who won £267.50
The fascinating life of our village school over more than 300 years is now revealed in a new book by Alison Symmers and Jill Tolson.
- the history of the school
- short biographies of all the masters and teachers since 1642
- personal recollections of children who attended the school between 1924 and 1959
- the attractive building itself through a photographic tour
All profits from the sale of the book go to the Old School and help maintain this important village feature.
To order your copy email firstname.lastname@example.org
I took the last of our donations to the foodbank this morning, There was 25Kgs. The Foodbank volunteers were delighted.
This makes a total of 60Kgs collected from Abthorpe during November and December. A brilliant result. Thanks you to everyone who took the time to buy an extra item and pop it in the box.
Double Donation Week is back!
Raise increased donations for St John the Baptist Church Abthorpe, when you shop online using #easyfundraising.
Argos, John Lewis & Partners, notonthehighstreet, Etsy and more are doubling donations until the 13th of December.
Head over to: http://efraising.org/OgTc8qoST2
Please be aware that there have been a number of vehicle thefts or attempts in South Northants recently.
The police are advising that if you have a key-less entry vehicle please consider obtaining a signal blocking pouch or place fob in a tin away from vehicle when not in use
101 is the number to use to report incidents and for general enquiries.
In an emergency dial 999.
Fish and Chip Services (Tuesday to Saturday)
5.00 til 8.30 (delivered to your door)
Hand picked Billingsgate large haddock in beer batter served with thick cut triple cooked chips £7.95
Order 01280 630010 / 01327 857306
DELIVERING AS NORMAL – BILLINGSGATE TO YOUR PLATE DELIVERED – In addition to our fish boxes we have some extras you can add on
Shetland UK King Scallops – £30.00 per kilo
Giant Tiger Prawns – £12.00 per kilo
Large Dressed Crab – £6 each
Large Oysters – £20 for 20
Large Rope Grown Mussels – £7.50
We hand pick at Billingsgate on a Wednesday at 4am for deliveries on a Thursday
Order a fish box selection delivered...
We travel every week in the early hours to billingsgate fish market and hand pick all of our fish. We are delighted to offer a fresh fish box we will deliver to your door.
2 x 6-7oz salmon fillets steaks
2 x large sea bass fillets
16oz x king prawn crevettes
2 x 7-8oz cod/haddock fillet
2 x 6-7oz sea bream fillet
£30 (no delivery charge)
We will be collecting at 4am Thursday mornings for delivery to you on Thursdays
Please pre order your box on 01280 630010 / 01327 857306
*our fish is delivered on the day fresh and pre orders are taken for the following week. We place our requirements with our fish monger at billingsgate on Tuesdays to guarantee availability
Weekly Pilates classes
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday evenings and Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday mornings.
Contact Sarah Crisp – Website…
Abthorpe Village Green, Sunday December 13th at 4.00pm
With no Beer and Carols or Christingle service, this will be the only chance to sing carols together in Abthorpe this Christmas. It is being held subject to new government rules that allow a limited amount of carol singing, out of doors, with strict COVID secure guidelines. There will be no refreshments. It is not expected to last more than 30 mins. Please bring a torch with you.
Christmas Trees on sale all weekend at Towcester Vets Saturday and Sunday.
Don’t forget to visit us and pick your perfect Christmas tree from all our non needle dropping Nordman Firrs.
Let us know your coming if you can so we can keep everyone socially distanced.
You’ll be greeted with chocolates
Delivery available on request