Next week sees the Birlingham Parish Council meeting on Wednesday and the 20th anniversary Vintage & Classic Car Rally on Friday.
In this issue:
The next Parish Council meeting is on Wednesday 16th July at 7.45pm in Birlingham Village Hall. If you have any issues you would like to discuss, please come along.
The Agenda for the meeting is available at and the minutes of the last meeting on 21st May are at
This year’s 20th anniversary Vintage & Classic Car Rally will take place on Friday 18th July at Birlingham Cricket Club, starting at 6.30pm (6.00pm if bringing a car). In addition to vintage and classic cars and motorcycles, there will be a barbecue, bar, tombola and raffle. Entrance is £2 for adults, children under 16 free.
The rally is in aid of Birlingham Cricket Club and Macmillan Cancer Support. If anyone has any items to donate for the Macmillan tombola, please drop them off at The Corner House by Monday 14th July.
If you wish to bring a classic vehicle, please phone 01386 750251. For full details of the rally, go to
Judging for Birlingham Flower & Produce Show’s Hanging Basket Competition takes place between Monday 14th and Friday 18th July. The winner will receive the Birlingham Nurseries Rose Bowl, which will be awarded at the Show on Saturday 6th September.
This year, any pot, planter or basket on display in the village will be included in the competition unless you have opted out. For more information, contact Carly Mills at 4 Church Street. Further information on the Show is available from the telephone box, the Show website page at or the Show Facebook page at
Photographs from last month’s Evening Fete are now on the website at and include the full results from the Dog Show.
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