News in from local amateur dramatics group THE ALEXANDRA PLAYERS as they return to the stage this week:
Come and support your fabulous local amateur dramatics group on their first show post-lockdown!
From Wednesday 28th – Saturday 31st July 2021, we will be bringing to you 4 fabulous evenings of entertainment. Tickets £10 and will include a drink for your refreshment and a programme. Curtain up at 7.45pm (Doors open at 7.15pm).
CAST INCLUDES ALL YOUR REGULAR FAVOURITES
Keith Hartley, Sue McGeehan, Jackie Hartley, Alex Parker, Adam Alexander, Roy Moore, Mark Higgins, Emma Hickey, Liz Moss, Deborah Pike, Janet Sweet and Louise Gaul
Although Covid restrictions have been eased, for your comfort and safety – the hall will be at half capacity (only 40 tickets will be available for each performance) and we will unfortunately be unable to accept cash or sell tickets for this production on the door. Seats in the hall will be arranged to accommodate bubbles and so tickets must be bought online and in advance so that we know exactly how many people will be in attendance.
The box office is now open – call 07889 782 819 to book your tickets.
Charlton House walled gardens will be open to the public for the first time in over a year. Please bring friends and family along. There is a free Easter trail for the children, with a chocolate prize. This is also the opportunity to see the new planting scheme at the Old Pond Garden, and admire the HUGE effort that the volunteers have made in the Long Borders too. We will have the plans and history on show.There will also be a small plant sales table.
Also on Sunday will be the “Around the Corner Market” walking trail to craft makers’houses around Charlton, organised by The Corner At 96. You can view the map of the trail with details of the participants here.
News in from our friends at the Corner @ 96 on Bramshot Avenue about their latest endeavour to promote local producers during the Christmas shopping season.
The Corner @ 96 is supporting local makers, bakers and artists in the lead up to a Christmas like no other. We are showcasing lots of amazing local talent in our windows and have compiled a directory to help you to shop locally and shop handmade this Christmas.
We really want people to experience the personal touch and pleasure that comes from buying directly from the maker, many sellers are offering free local delivery or collection as well as postage and and gift wrapping options to make completing that gift list even easier!
We also have a walking trail this Saturday from 10am to 5pm where you can meet some of the makers.
The Corner @ 96 is on the corner of Sherington Road and Bramshot Avenue.