Village Arena

Long service recognised

Home » News » Long service recognised
Peter Barnard award 003
Peter Barnard award 004

The village hall committee recognised Peter Barnard's long service and invaluable dedication to the Church Minshull. Peter had been secretary of the committee for 42 years and recently retired from the post.

The committee commissioned a special watercolour painting by Sylvia Twiss, of landmark buildings in Church Minshull, as a thank-you and recognition of his stoic work over the years. On presenting the painting to Peter, David Barrett — Chair of Village Hall Committee, said,

"...there is no doubt that the village hall would not be the building it is today, without Peter's dedication and resolve to improve the facilities, from which we all benefit now...".

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

Christmas Wreath
Arena Webteam: Sun 09 Dec 11:10am

Christmas Wreath MakingSome locals enjoyed a masterclass in Christmas wreath making in the village hall. Kathryn Cronin delivered the class, taking participants, through the various stages to make and personalise their own wreaths. Christmas tunes were played as tea and cake was provided, along with all the materials for making some fantastic natural wreaths. Everything was sourced from local...

question, quiz, unknown, mystery
Arena Webteam: Fri 07 Dec 12:29pm

Metal Detectorists have been seen looking for precious metal objects in the fields down Eachus Lane! Is this linked to the 2nd...

image002
Arena Webteam: Sat 01 Dec 1:57pm

On Sunday 9th December our Cafe Church will be pleased to welcome representatives from the Crewe YMCA. They will be giving a presentation on the valuable work that they do in our area and will be helping to lead the service. Why not pop in and join us for some great coffee, cake and a chat and learn about what a valuable part the YMCA plays in our community.YMCA CreweYMCA Crewe is a...