LAST Sunday's Christmas fayre raised £560 for parish hall funds. Thank you for your support.

Tonight (Friday), at 7.30pm, Arts Alive bring the North Country Theatre Group to the parish hall for a performance of their comic spoof, 2001 - A Space Idiocy. Tickets £5 available at the door.

Holy Trinity Church, Bosbury, tomorrow, the Cradley Singers directed by Stefan Scot present a programme of music in honour of St Cecilia and her companions. Tickets £5 at the door. In support of the Foundation for Conductive Education.

Holy Trinity Church, Bosbury, Advent Sunday, 11am morning prayer and baptism. Sunday, December 9, 9.30am Parish Communion.

Special notice: Traidcraft sale at the Vicarage, Sunday, 1-3.30pm. Mince pies and mulled wine provided.

Bosbury Parish Hall, December 5-8, Bosbury Players present Iolanthe. The cast includes Alan Soper as the Lord Chancellor, Margaret Edgar as the Fairy Queen, Elaine Fleming as Iolanthe, Ian Giffard as Strephon, John Sabey and aptly named Robin Peers as Lords Tolloller and Mountararat and introduces Emma Sproate as Phyllis. The village is ably represented by Robert Lane as Private Willis, Lynn and Felicity Ardrey as fairies, Robert Hood-Wright is a peer as well as narrator. The accompanist is Mary Baron and the show is produced by Linda Sinker. Do come along for a most enjoyable evening's entertainment. Tickets from Bosbury Post Office.

A forward date for your diary, Friday, December 14, 2-4pm at the parish hall. Christmas fayre and draw organised by FOBS (Friends of Bosbury School).