Our latest AGM took place on Monday 28th January 2019 at The Beckford Arms in Fontill Gifford. The meeting started promptly at 6.30pm and finished at 7.40pm.
The Minutes from the meeting have been distributed to all members.
Ashley Major agreed to carry on as Chairperson for the coming year.
A further meeting will be arranged in the summer to form a sub committee to oversee the Tis the Season 2019 event.
After last year's success, France at Home is back in Tisbury High Street on Saturday 30th March, with the special atmosphere of an authentic French market.
France at Home is a well-established team, initiating the first French Market in the UK in 1994. The market is authentically French and the only one to be a member of the Franco-British Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Muriel Charles, Manager of France at Home says "Last year's market was a great success. We hope everyone will return to enjoy all the delicious and authentic goodies we bring with us from France. Try a traditional French croissant, or a crepe cooked in front of you. For lunch there is a wide range of French cheeses and baguettes, or tartiflette, a famous cheese and potato dish from the French Alps".
In addition to food, there will be many other stalls, selling Provencal soaps, bags and purses, scarves, hats, vintage cd's and more.
PLEASE NOTE THAT ROADS INTO THE HIGH STREET ARE CLOSED ON THE DAY BETWEEN 9AM & 4PM
The weather on the 8th December could not have been much worse. The day before wind speeds of 40mph were being forecast. This meant that only 22 of the 33 stalls booked turned up, as their insurance only covered them for maximum wind speeds of 30mph.
In the event rain was the main issue on the day. Despite this the people of Tisbury and beyond turned up and made the most of things. Just under 120 children got to see Santa in his Grotto. Many thanks to Santa (Steve McGrath), his Helper (Jacqui Windsor) & Rosie Barrett for the Decorations.
Nick Anderson went above and beyond the call of duty, moving furniture for the craft tent (Guild Anderson also transported Santa's Sleigh). Rosie Barrett stepped in at the last moment to take over the music at the event. James Deadman from the Dental Practice kindly let us use their car park again. Seeds for Success did a great job in the Crafts Tent and our wonderful Fire Service put in their usual appearance. DP Marquees kindly provided a tent.
Many organisations sponsored the event. Many thanks to The Austreng Partnership, PF Parsons Ltd, The Fishmongers & The Fonthill Estate.
A special mention must also go to the wonderful Carnival Marshalls, who always do an excellent job in all kinds of awful weather. They are truly fantastic and none of our events could take place without them.
Janet Donbavand of Archway Computer Training has recently moved from Twickenham to Hindon.
She and her team deliver customised computer training and consultancy at your office or home where it can be tailored to YOUR needs so you do not have to use standard training outlines. They can also use your files, thereby making learning extremely productive. They have much consultancy experience as well as training expertise; as a result they are happy to advise and help some up templates, project plans, etc.
Janet says 'What I most love about training is that I feel I am helping to empower people with their computer skills and give them more confidence - If only I had £50 for every time someone says to me during a training session "If only I’d known that last week…" So, I have set up a blog with some of the answers that have proved very useful to people. You can see this at http://ifonlyidknownthat.wordpress.com. '
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