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pawsPeldon, Abberton & Wigborough Society (PAWS)

Who are We?

  • We are a friendly sociable ladies group (formerly Peldon W.I.)
  • We meet on a monthly basis, in Peldon Village Hall, normally on the 4th Tuesday at 7.30pm.
  • We usually have some form of entertainment or a quiz, a chat and refreshments.  Annual Membership £25.00 (subject to availability) or £5.00 for visitors.

Talks & Presentations

Most meetings include a talk or presentation on a wide range of subjects, as an example of the subject diversity, the following subjects have been discussed over the past year or so:

  • Ballooning,
  • Plant propagation,
  • Photography,
  • Puppy Walking,
  • Neuro Linguistic Programming,
  • Stories of success against adversity, and many more besides.

So if you want to meet new people and make new friends just come along or ring  Alice on 01206 735510 or Jane on 01206 735505 for further details.

Recent News Items

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PC Minutes 12th February 2019

WINSTRED HUNDRED PARISH COUNCIL Peldon   Great Wigborough   Little Wigborough   Salcott   Virley Draft minutes of the meeting of Winstred Hundred Parish Council held at Peldon and Wigboroughs Community Hall 7.30pm on Tuesday 12th February 2019. Present: Netty Knill-Jones, Clare Lauwerys, Jinny Gale, Phil Gladwin, Wendy Ritherdon, Robert Kean, Liz Davidson, Dave Taylor, Robert Davidson, Andrew Ellis, […]

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PC Agenda 12th February 2019

WINSTRED HUNDRED PARISH COUNCIL Peldon   Great Wigborough   Little Wigborough   Salcott   Virley A meeting of Winstred Hundred Parish Council will be held at Peldon and Wigboroughs Community Hall 7.30pm on Tuesday 12th February 2018 to which the Councillors are summoned to attend. Apologies for absence: Minutes of the last meeting: Zone Warden Report: County and Borough […]

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Plunkett Community Shops

Plunkett Community Shops Abberton & Langenhoe Parish Council is looking into community shops with a view into the viability of establishing one in part of the Langenhoe Lion.  They are keen to get feedback from the general neighbourhood to determine the potential level of interest in this project. Plunkett Foundation On 17th January 1919, Sir Horace Plunkett signed an indenture […]

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The World of Optical Illusion

The World of Optical Illusion Colin Hopper kicked off 2019 for PAWS with his talk on Optical Illusion.  It was a truly fascinating evening and the first thing we learnt was that seeing is believing!  That there is a conflict between your brain and the eye.  Your eyes and your brain will be teased into […]

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PC Minutes 8th January 2019

WINSTRED HUNDRED PARISH COUNCIL Peldon   Great Wigborough   Little Wigborough   Salcott   Virley Draft minutes of the meeting of Winstred Hundred Parish Council held at Abbotts Hall Farm, Great Wigborough at 7.30pm on Tuesday 8th January 2019. Present: Liz Davidson, Wendy Ritherdon, Robert Kean, Phil Gladwin, John Walker, Clare Lauwerys, Netty Knill-Jones, Kevin Bentley Apologies for absence: […]

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PC Agenda 8th January 2019

WINSTRED HUNDRED PARISH COUNCIL Peldon   Great Wigborough   Little Wigborough   Salcott   Virley A meeting of Winstred Hundred Parish Council will be held at Abbotts Hall Farm, Great Wigborough 7.30pm on Tuesday 8th January 2019 to which the Councillors are summoned to attend. Apologies for absence: Minutes of the last meeting: Zone Warden Report: County and Borough […]

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PC Minutes 11th December 2018

WINSTRED HUNDRED PARISH COUNCIL Peldon   Great Wigborough   Little Wigborough   Salcott   Virley Draft minutes of the meeting of Winstred Hundred Parish Council held at Salcott Village Hall at 7.30pm on Tuesday 11th December 2018. Present: John Walker, Wendy Ritherdon, Phil Gladwin, Clare Lauwerys, Dave Taylor, Robert Kean Apologies for absence: Liz Davidson, Jinny Gale, Netty Knill-Jones, […]

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2019 Looks Interesting With PAWS

2019 Looks Interesting With PAWS PAWS have announced their meeting topics for 2019 and it looks interesting with topics ranging from Arctic Convoys to Wildlife Photography: Date Speaker Topic 22nd January Mr Colin Hopper The World of Optical Illusion 26th February Mrs Chris Moore Orkney The Arctic Convoy 26th March AGM & Quiz 23rd April Mr […]

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PC Agenda 11th December 2018

WINSTRED HUNDRED PARISH COUNCIL Peldon   Great Wigborough   Little Wigborough   Salcott   Virley A meeting of Winstred Hundred Parish Council will be held at Salcott Village Hall 7.30pm on Tuesday 11th December 2018 to which the Councillors are summoned to attend. Apologies for absence: Minutes of the last meeting: Zone Warden Report: County and Borough Councillor Reports: […]

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Customs and Traditions of the City of London

Customs and Traditions of the City of London The subject of our November talk was on the Customs and Traditions of the City of London by Mark Lewis.  Mark amazed members with the extraordinary number of rituals and pageantry, some very eccentric and some downright bizarre.  Of course, we had all heard of Dick Whittington […]

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