SILCHESTER Fete and Dog Show: Will be held on the playing field from noon on Saturday, June 21, where there will be many stalls, and entertainment by Alton Morris Men, Tadley Band, Calleva Falconry, ferret racing, a bouncy castle, mini train and much more.

Entry is free. Please come along and show your support.

CANTEMOS Choir: Will give a special concert in the parish church on Saturday, July 12, from 7.30pm.

Music is by several British composers, and some readings too. Tickets now on sale at £8 (including a glass of wine) from 0118 0700825.

THANKS: From Marsden and me for the good wishes sent for our golden wedding anniversary tomorrow.

GOOD luck: To Melissa Gibbons, who is an entrant for Miss England in Torquay, on June 16. Melissa was crowned “Miss Berkshire” very recently.

AUTHOR: Many congratulations to Jan Sprenger whose new book Vicki’s Work of Heart has been published on Amazon Kindle.

Jan writes as “Rosie Dean”.