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With Bickleigh House currently under renovation check out this view taken from the top of the Church Tower in 1982 by Joe Ashworth. Thanks Joe, perhaps we can have a similar view once building...

The Gardening Club recently held its AGM and last meeting of the year. Stephen Powles gave a fascinating illustrated talk on  "Hornets." His aim he said was to make everyone like them...

The Remembrance Day Service included a dedication of the plaque in memory of Leonard Vowler killed in March 1945 when his plane was shot down. Aged just 21 he was the son of John and Mary Vowler of...

PARISH REMEMBRANCE SERVICESUNDAY 14TH NOVEMBERAT ST MARY’S BICKLEIGHStarting at 1045amThe annual Remembrance Day service, falls on Sunday 14th November. The Service of Remembrance takes place...

Copies of John Greenslade's follow up book 'Twas another Proper Job' are now available. Following John's sudden death last year his family has arranged for his handwritten ...

Back in 1982 Falcons were a regular sight around the village. Many thanks to Joe Ashworth for these photos - and memories- taken in June 1982.

Following the recent resignation of a councillor, and as no nominations were received, there is now a casual vacancy for a councillor.If you are interested in joining the Bickleigh team please...

The Gardening Club met again recently in the village hall after the long break caused by covid restrictions.  Many new members attended.  Acting Chair, Wendy Baker, welcomed everyone...

Sadly the traditional Saturday afternoon Harvest Home sports and communal tea in the village hall will not be held again this year due to covid concerns. The Harvest Church Service will be held on...

Renovation of the telephone box in Bell Meadow nearing completion.