Notice of Vacancy issued by Lady Ashburton’s Ickburgh Almshouses Trust.
There is a vacancy occuring in November 2018 in one of the almshouses situated approximately two miles from the centre of Mundford (no public transport).
Applications are invited from persons who are in need, hardship or distress and reside in the parishes of Hilborough, Ickburgh, Stanford, Lynford or Mundford. (In exceptional circumstances the Trustees may have discretion to appoint residents who satisfy the need, hardship or distress qualifications but do not meet the other criteria).
Applications forms are available from: The Secretary, Ickburgh Almshouse, c/o 54 Ashburton Road, Ickburgh, IP26 5JA, tel. 01842 879 864. The closing date for completed application forms is 20th October 2018.
AN INVITATION TO ALL RESIDENTS TO SPONSOR THE MUNDFORD VILLAGE GREEN CHRISTMAS TREE WHICH WILL BE LIT ON
SATURDAY THE 1st DECEMBER
This year there will again be a beautiful big Christmas tree with hundreds of festive bright lights to light up our village green during Christmas and New Year.
Further to this announcement the Parish Council would like to ask if any residents would like to donate towards our tree perhaps in remembrance of a friend or loved one that has passed on or you may have a special anniversary or birthday to celebrate.
Donations for any amount big or small along with your details will be gratefully accepted at the Parish Office (address as the foot of the page). CHEQUES ONLY please made payable to ‘Mundford Parish Council’. Please do not post/put cash through the letter box of the office.
Your Remembrance notices will appear in the December/January Connect plus small temporary plaques /baubles with your messages will be attached to the bottom of the tree.
As of 13th August 2018, due to recent resignations, there are now two vacancies in the office of Parish Councillor. Applications to the Parish Office.
Update 9th October 2018. There is still one vacancy for a Councillor.
Please read the attached official notices for more information:
Local resident, Barry Ellis, has written a book ‘Mundford – The Village and its People’. The book is available from the Parish Office, A4 hardback £20.00. To obtain your copy, contact the Parish Clerk.
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Two allotments are now available. If you are interested please contact the Parish Office.
We could do with having some names on our waiting list. If you would like to be put on this list (this is also open to Cranwich and Ickburgh residents) please send your name, address and telephone number to the Parish Office.