Local Events

 


If you would like your event listing then please send all details and any artwork to the Clerk on info@theadmingenieuk.com

 


Rural Pub Initiative Launch

Tuesday 10th October 2017 – 11am – 1pm – Uttoxeter Racecourse

Do you run or own a rural pub?

Pub is the Hub and Staffordshire County Council will be hosting a presentation and lunch to formally launch a new pilot initiative for rural pubs and local services in Staffordshire.

For more information – www.pubisthehub.org.uk

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Monthly Parish Council Meeting

Tuesday 17th October 2017 – 7.15pm – Great Wood Hall

Parish Council’s monthly meeting to discuss matters pertaining to the parish of Checkley.  Public welcome, please notify the clerk if you are planning to attend via email to info@theadmingenieuk.com with your name and the matter you would like to discuss with the council.

Click here for meeting agenda.


Christmas Craft & Gift Market

Saturday 11th November 2017 – 11am – 3.30pm – Checkley Cricket Club

Fun, early craft, gift market and charity cake sale. Entry FREE OF CHARGE

For more information contact – Checkley Cricket Club on Facebook or call Wendy on 01889 502476


Remembrance Day Service

Sunday 12th November 2017 – 10.45am – Tean High Street

The Royal British Legion calls the nation to unite in commemorating remembrance day at a Cenotaph Service on Tean High Street.

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Royal British Legion – Annual Poppy Party

Saturday 18th November 2017 – 7pm – Great Wood Primary School

Party in honour of veterans, poppy collectors and helpers.  FREE admission, for tickets and more information contact Carley Mellor – 07910713674


Monthly Parish Council Meeting

Tuesday 21st November 2017 – 7.15pm – Great Wood Hall

Parish Council’s monthly meeting to discuss matters pertaining to the parish of Checkley.  Public welcome, please notify the clerk if you are planning to attend via email to info@theadmingenieuk.com with your name and the matter you would like to discuss with the council.

Click here for meeting agenda.


Christ Church Christmas Market

Saturday 25th November – 10am – 3pm – Christ Church, Hollington Road

Many stalls including handmade crafts, jewellery, knitted goods, Christmas gifts, refreshments and much more.

FREE admission – for more information contact Sue Perrin 01538 723474


Christmas Procession of Lights and Switch On

Friday 1st December 2017 – 5.30pm – Great Wood Hall

Last year we had a fantastic turn out but we are aware there were a few issues that need sorting.  The Parish Events Planning Committee have been busy working out  the chinks and there will be a band, a PA system and song sheets.

So please join us again for this annual event that keeps getting better.  Bring your lanterns, torches and light sabers.


Royal British Legion – Red, White & Blue Christmas Lunch

Thursday 7th December – 2pm – Great Wood Primary School

Christmas lunch in honour of the poppy day collectors and helpers.  If you would like to participate tickets are £10 for a three course lunch.

For more information contact Carley Mellor on 07910713674


Breakfast with Santa

Saturday 9th December 2017 – 9am – 11am – Christ Church Hall, Vicarage Road

Children can visit Santa in his grotto, receive a present and a cooked breakfast. Adults full English breakfast. £4.50 adults and children, pay on the door.

For more information contact Jan Sidaway 01538 722395.

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Christmas Concert by The Barbara Walton Singers

Saturday 9th December 2017 – 7.30pm – Checkley Church

An evening of carols and readings.

Adults £6 and Young Students £2

For more information contact Irene Smith 01538 722975


Christmas Night

Friday 15th December 2017 – 6pm – 9pm – Checkley Church

Gifts, carols and santa.  FREE admission however, donations invited for charity.

For more information contact Brian Morley 01538 723303


Festival of Carols

Sunday 17th December 2017 – 2.30pm – Great Wood Hall

Back for it’s fourth consecutive year.


Carol Service

Sunday 17th December 2017 – 6pm – Checkley Church

Traditional carols and readings.

For more information contact Irene Smith 01538 722975