Art Exhibtion Photos

Katharine Skillen organized another successful Art Exhibition in the Village Hall last weekend. Our thanks go to Katharine and her group of volunteers for making such an event possible.

There was a fantastic variety of Art on display ranging from paintings and photographs through to textile art and ceramics.

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It was a lovely social event with drinks and nibbles provided at the Preview evening on Friday.


Graham Skillen created an interesting display on local history with an informative account of the former windmill in the village. There was a fascinating ancient map of North Cheriton and archives dating back to 1840 from which you could have fun discovering the occupants of your house at that time!


Many thanks to everyone who popped in over the three days, some of whom returned several times!

Do you fancy giving Pilates a try?


Do you suffer from aches and pains? Are your joints feeling stiff? Would you like to get moving and build strength?

If your answer is yes to any of these questions then give Pilates a try.

Pilates is great for building core strength, improving your flexibility, posture and coordination and will enable to you move with confidence and control. A matwork class will encompass movement in all directions to ensure that your muscles are strong for functional daily activities.

Kate Jeans runs a class in North Cheriton Village Hall on Thursdays at 3.30pm. The class is open to Beginners and Improvers. The class size is kept small so that Kate can tailor the exercises to meet your individual needs and to enable you to work at your own level. So, whether you’re recovering from injury or are fit and athletic, the class has something to offer everyone.

If you’d like to give the class a try then please contact Kate on 07884 105 336 or email for more information.

Kate is a member of IPTA (

Harvest Lunch

Nearly sixty residents enjoyed a wonderful Harvest Lunch on Sunday after the Harvest Festival Service in Church.

Hearty Autumnal Casseroles and Warming Puds were much appreciated by everyone and we also formally welcomed Tristram’s lovely new wife, Angela, to her first North Cheriton Harvest Festival and Lunch.

The opportunity was also taken to wish Judy Bell luck in her new home – she assured us that she would be a frequent visitor!!

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Libby was missed, but everything came together and the tables looked fabulous!

The children contributed as usual, with their edible ciabatta harvest mice and decorated poem cards, all lovingly made during a creative afternoon at Fiona De Pelet’s.

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Many thanks to everyone who came and supported the chosen charity “Opportunity International”.