The Church Minshull Community Website

Wettenhall

Pipes & Pancakes

Home » News » Pipes & Pancakes
IMG_0859
IMG_0862

St Bart's revived an ancient tradition today on Shrove Tuesday. The sound of the galoubet — pipe and tambourin — drum were once again heard from the Church Tower, echoing across the ancient lands of the Minshull's. We had a good turnout at our event and we all enjoyed coffee and pancakes as we listened to the music.

Liz Davies has been running a competition, following the successful visit of author Elizabeth Hobbes on the library bus. We had a number of entries via village arena
The answer to the question of course was "Andrew Guy"
Names were drawn out of a hat at our Pipes & Pancakes Event -The winner of the book was Elizabeth Headon, and prize donated by Liz was won by Barbara Robinson

Many thanks to all who came

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

FruitAndVeg1
Jean Jones: Wed 08 Jul 8:14am

"UPDATE — Fruit and Veg at the Village Hall" “Perry's Produce have provided an invaluable service for the people of Church Minshull since the early days of lockdown. People came from round and about to collect fruit and veg boxes and many also took them to friends and family who were shielding. Lately they have introduced us to a range of fresh, locally sourced...

Cheshire East
Arena Webteam: Wed 01 Jul 10:41am

Phase two of discretionary fund open for small eligible businesses.Please click HERE for the latest document...

Image: 20200619_093329_9
Madai the Labrador: Wed 01 Jul 7:00am

So last week I said goodbye to my friend Finn, whom I've known for as long as I've been here reporting to you — three and a half years! He has been getting a bit slower with age, and with reluctance and the concern of their friends his people had finally decided that the time had come. Whoa, steady! What did you think I was on about? Put away those hankies! If you'd only waited I...

VillageArenaCholmondestonAston Juxta Mondrum