Community Defibrillator installed and tested

Community Defibrillator installed and te...

The defibrillator was installed on the outside of the village hall just before Christmas 2020. It has been registered with the East of England Ambulance Service and the first site check was completed ...
Brettenham’s online Auction of Promises tops £2,000

Brettenham’s online Auction of Promise...

The online Auction of Promises came to a close at midnight on Sunday 6 December. After a flurry of late bids, the grand total raised is £2,125 to help fund the cost of vital repairs to St Mary the Vi...
Takeaway some local cuisine during January lockdown

Takeaway some local cuisine during Janua...

We hope everyone is bearing up and not feeling too dispirited despite the latest lockdown restrictions. On the plus side, some of our local establishments will be providing welcome kitchen-respite wee...
Church Services at Christmas

Church Services at Christmas

If regulations allow, we are going to try to have as many Christmas services as possible. However, assuming current guidance remains in force they will have to be quite different. The key difference w...
Local suppliers - an update for November

Local suppliers - an update for November...

 
Bigger Ernie gets bigger

Bigger Ernie gets bigger

It will soon be time to renew Bigger Ernie subscriptions for 2021, or indeed join for the first time. For the benefit of any "newbies", Bigger Ernie is our village lottery - the cost is a measly £12 ...
Apple Day cancelled after further COVID restrictions

Apple Day cancelled after further COVID ...

Yes, it is with heavy heart that, following today's announcement of further COVID-related restrictions, the BVA and the Gardening Club has had to take the decision to cancel the Apple Day event schedu...
The Village comes together after lock down - 2 August 2020

The Village comes together after lock do...

Have you missed the Village Inn?  I sure have (although I haven’t missed the Saturday morning hangovers!).The BVA officers, together with fab resident advisor Jo Hart, met at the beginning of July ...