PARISH decisions: The parish council has agreed the Governance Review and should Taylor’s Farm want its own parish council, then Sherfield-on-Loddon Parish Council is happy to support that request. The Annual Allotment Competition winners were named. An independent judge from the Royal Horticultural Society awarded first place to Mrs Morse, with runners-up announced as Mr and Mrs Weller and Mr and Mrs Barnes. The next parish council meeting is on Wednesday, August 13, 7.30pm in the Liddell Hall.

EXTENSION event: A special service, attended by The Rt Reverend Tim Dakin, Bishop of Winchester, will open the new extension to St Leonard’s Church on Sunday, at 10am.

YOGA in the summer: Drop-in classes with Jacqui will be running on August 13, 20 and 27, from 9.30am to 10.45am at Sherfield Park Community Centre. Contact or call Jacqui on 07539 432228.

REHEARSALS: Have now started for the Loddon Players’ autumn production Play On. Performances will be on November 27, 28 and 29.