WI JUMBLE Sale: This Saturday, in the village hall, from 2pm to 4pm. Donations gratefully received before 1pm please, to allow for sorting.

ALLOTMENT and Garden Society: The OBAGS shop, in Riley Lane, opens every Sunday until June 29, from 10.30am to noon. Member-ship is only £5 per annum.

THE Mill Field Conservation Group: Are making their last valiant attempt, this Saturday, to clear the dogwoods and other scrub in order to open up the views. They meet up at the play area near Barton’s Mill pub at 10am, and tools and refreshments are pro-vided to all volunteers.

TALKING of dogs: Would the owner who allows their pet to foul the grass area around the tennis courts, please have the decency to clear up the mess and place it in the nearby wastebin.

POPPY Appeal: On Saturday, March 22, come to Afternoon Tea in the RBL Hall, in Crown Lane, from 3pm to 5pm. This is the first fundraising event of the year, and all are welcome to enjoy the cakes and browse the art and craft stalls.