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activities and events : events diary : archive : 2003

added ??? : updated 31/01/04 : checked 03/09/06
This page is not included in a regular update sequence and will be checked and updated infrequently


This is where it may get confusing! The Events Diary archive is sorted in reverse order by month and then in date order within the month!

Currently the following months are archived...

December 2003
November 2003
October 2003
September 2003
August 2003
July 2003
June 2003
May 2003
April 2003
March 2003
February 2003
January 2003
December 2002



December 2003

Tuesday 2nd
*Quiz Night
at the Willoughby Arms, Little Bytham
Info: Tony Shilling
Tel: +44(0)1780 410276
Mob: 07932 058399

Thursday 4th
*Castle Bytham Village Hall AGM
All Welcome
in Castle Bytham Village Hall
at 8pm

Saturday 6th
*Castle Bytham Childrens Parties
in Castle Bytham Village Hall
" for all primary age children in Castle Bytham. List in the Stores, Castle Bythaw, between 1st and 29th November ... please add your childs name to it as Father Christmas promises to visit and needs to make sure everyone gets a present "
Information: Angela
Tel: +44(0)1780 410629

Saturday 6th
*Christmas Concert
by Swayfield Bell Ringers
in Swayfield Village Hall
at 7.30pm

Saturday 6th
*Stamford Gilbert and Sullivan Players
in aid of Parish Church Funds
Tickets £7.50 from Castle Bytham Village Stores or any member of the PCC, includes wine and mince pies during the interval
in St James Church Castle Bytham
at 7.30pm

Saturday 13th
*Castle Bytham Senior Citizens Christmas Party
in Castle Bytham Village Hall
" Invitation will be sent out shortly. If you have recently reached 60, are 60 and have moved into the village or are 60 and do not get an invitation there will be invitations available in the Stores in Castle Bytham "
Information: Angela
Tel: +44(0)1780 410629

Sunday 14th
*Christingle Service
in Castle Bytham Church
at 4pm
" a carol service with readings concluding with the Christingles ceremony for children "
Information: The Rev Bryan Bennett
Tel: +44 (0)1780 410166

Thursday 18th
*Crochet Workshop
At 7pm (ish)
Pear Tree Cottage, Glen Road, Castle Bytham
Information: Rose Bakker
Tel: +44 (0)1780 410421

Wednesday 24th : Christmas Eve !
*Childrens Carol Service
Little Bytham Church
at 4pm
" carols and the telling of the Nativity story by children from theBythams area in word and song "
Information: The Rev Bryan Bennett
Tel: +44 (0)1780 410166

Wednesday 24th : Christmas Eve !
*Midnight Communion Service
Castle Bytham Church
at 11.30pm
" with Bishop Alistair Redfern from Grantham "
Information: The Rev Bryan Bennett
Tel: +44 (0)1780 410166

Thursday 25th
Christmas Day !
Merry Christmas
8.30am : Holy Communion (Said) - Creeton Church
9.30am : Holy Communion - Little Bytham Church
10.30am : Family Carols - Careby Church
Information: The Rev Bryan Bennett
Tel: +44 (0)1780 410166


November 2003

Saturday 1st
*Halloween Party Night
THIS EVENT HAS NOW BEEN CANCELLED !
Information: Maureen Ward
Tel: +44(0)1780 410885

Sunday 2nd
*SWAG Meeting
Information: Peter Ball
Tel: +44(0)1572 767758

Wednesday 5th
*Bonfire Night
... enjoy safely :-)

Thursday 6th
*Christmas Flowers
Castle Bytham and District WI
Castle Bytham Village Hall
7.30pm
Refreshments and Raffle
Non-Members £2.00
Information: Victoria Wilson
Tel: +44 (0)1780 410354
Information: Marion Foers
Tel: +44 (0)1572 813134

Friday 7th
*Vote for Jane!
Vote for Jane Phillips, who works in the Stores in Castle Bytham, as the Shop Assistant of the Year in the Grantham Journal.

Friday 7th
*Youth Club Re-Opens
Castle Bytham Village Hall
7.30pm
Information: Ann Burrows
Tel: +44(0)1780 410357

Saturday 8th
*Cricket Club Annual Dinner
in the Castle Inn, Castle Bytham
Tickets in advance from Peter Kiely

Sunday 9th
*Remembrance Sunday
Service in Castle Bytham church
Starting at 10.55am
Information: The Rev Bryan Bennett
Tel: +44 (0)1780 410166

Tuesday 11th and Wednesday 12th
*Phlox and Flax Sale
"Log baskets, hand-made soap and bath products, gorgeous handbags, shopping baskets.
Excellent gift ideas, picnic hampers, ecologically sound trade fair products, gift baskets.
Bring a friend and get 10% off."
Quarry Cottage, Holywell Road, Clipsham, 9am to 7pm
Tel: +44 (0)1780 410193

Sunday 16th
*Paddington Bear at Home
at the Pawnbrokers, Castle Bytham
between 10am and 12noon
in aid of the Caspian Horse Society

Thursday 20th
*Careby with Aunby and Holywell Parish Meeting
in the Willoughby Arms, Little Bytham
at 8pm
Information: Judith Smith
Tel: +44(0)1780 410420

Saturday 22nd
*Coffee Morning
in aid of Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust
at 22 Back Lane, Colsterworth
Information: Rose Bakker
Tel: +44(0)1780 410421

Wednesday 26th
*International Music Tour - Mtiebi
Traditional Georgian Vocal Music and Dance
" fantastic international choir with music and dance from the Caucasian mountains "
in Witham-on-the-Hill Parish Hall
at 7.30pm
Information:
Tel: +44(0)1778 590438

Saturday 29th
*Annual Bingo in aid of Multiple Sclerosis
in Castle Bytham Village Hall
" Help to beat last years amount raised which was £1077.
Please dig deep for prizes and even donations! "
Donations, of any kind, to Jayne in Castle Bytham Village Stores
Information: Jayne Phillips
Tel: +44(0)1780 410698


October 2003

Wednesday 1st to Wednesday 29th
*Little Bytham Water Colour Group
Art Exhibition

The Willoughby Memorial Trust Gallery
Morely's Lane, Carby Glen
"Aspects of Lincolnshire"
Gallery Open 12noon to 5pm Tuesday - Sunday
Admission Free
Tel: +44 (0)1476 550380

Saturday 4th
*Race Night
in Castle Bytham Village Hall
"Horse Racing Films with an opportunity to place bets!
Licensed Bar Supper
Sponsor a Horse or Complete Race
An evening of Fun"
Proceeds to Village Hall Funds
Tickets: £7.50 available from Castle Bytham Stores
Tel: +44(1)780 411005

Saturday 11th
*Civic Amenities Freighter
in Castle Bytham
Lower Green 9am to 10.15am
Cross Roads from 10.15am to 11.30am

Monday 13th
*Crochet Workshop
First workshop at 7pm (ish)
Pear Tree Cottage, Glen Road, Castle Bytham
Information: Rose Bakker
Tel: +44 (0)1780 410421

Thursday 13th and Friday 14th
*Bythams from the Air Exhibition
"A small display of aerial photographs of the Bythams and some other local views"
Little Bytham Village Hall, 7.30 to 8.30pm

Sunday 19th
*Circus Bezerkus

"Two brilliant performers Ben Cornish as Gerald the Juggler and Steve Eldridge as Wallace the Clown, combine to provide a show packed with comedy, dazzling juggling, circus skills, unicycling and daftness. From curtain up there is trouble. When Gerald's regular partner falls ill he is replaced by an over-enthusiastic Wallace and then the fun begins.
A family show suitable for all ages"
in Castle Bytham Village Hall at 3pm
Tickets £2.50, children under 3 free from Rose Bakker (Tel 01780 410421), Bob Brownlow (Tel 01780 410957) and the Castle Bytham Stores.

Tuesday 21st and Wednesday 22nd
*Phlox and Flax Sale
"Log baskets, hand-made soap and bath products, gorgeous handbags, shopping baskets.
Excellent gift ideas, picnic hampers, ecologically sound trade fair products, gift baskets.
Bring a friend and get 10% off."
Quarry Cottage, Holywell Road, Clipsham, 9am to 7pm
Tel: +44 (0)1780 410193

Wednesday 22nd
*Crochet Workshop
at 7pm (ish)
Pear Tree Cottage, Glen Road, Castle Bytham
Information: Rose Bakker
Tel: +44 (0)1780 410421

Saturday 25th
*Double Dee
in Castle Bytham Village Hall, 7.30pm
in aid of Castle Bytham Children's and Senior Citizens' Christmas Party
Tickets £5 adults / £3 children Under 16, including supper, available in Castle Bytham Stores
Information: Angela
Tel: +44(1)780 410629 or 410153

Sunday 26th
*Hunt Roberts Theatre
Talking Heads by Alan Bennett
Bed Among the Lentils and A Lady of Letters
" Alan Bennett has established himself as the master of monologue. HRT will perform two of the most touching and compelling pieces from Bennett's first collection originally seen on BBC TV in 1987 "
in Witham-on-the-Hill Parish Hall
at 7.30pm
Information:
Tel: +44(0)1778 590438

Thursday 30th
*Pilates Workshop
at The Rosewell Shiatsu Centre
Holywell Road, Castle Bytham
1st Session 6 - 7pm
12 week course, min 6 week blocks
£8 per session
Information: Romany Gurner
Tel: +44 (0)7776 202217

Friday 31st
*Halloween at the Willoughby
at the Willoughby Arms, Little Bytham
Information: Tony Shilling
Tel: +44(0)1780 410276
Mob: 07932 058399


September 2003

Sunday 7th
*Cricket Match
Harlaxton at Home (League)
Start 1.30pm

Tuesday 9th
*SWAG Meeting
Information: Peter Ball
Tel: +44(0)1572 767758

Wednesday 10th
*Castle Bytham Parish Council Meeting
at Castle Bytham Village Hall
commencing at 7.30pm
preceded by Neighbourhood Watch Meeting

Friday 12th
*Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust Meeting
at Barkston and Syston Village Hall
commencing at 7.30pm
The AGM followed by an illustrated talk on 'Wildlife in north Africa'.
Members and non-members welcome
Information: Rose or Harry Bakker
Tel: +44(0)1780 410421

Friday 12th
*Jumble Sale Donations
in Castle Bytham Village Hall
from 7pm - 10pm
ready for the ...

Saturday 13th
*Cricket Match
Buckminster at Home (League)
Start 1.30pm

Saturday 13th
*Youth Club Jumble Sale
in Castle Bytham Village Hall
starting at 1.30pm
" If you have any jumble, bric-a-brac, toys or anything we can sell please contact Ann Burrows, Di Hill or Eve Hyland."
Information: Ann Burrows
Tel: +44(0)1780 410537

Saturday 13th
*Annual Sponsored Bike, Ride and Walk
in aid of Lincolnshire Old Churches Trust
Information: Sheila Robinson
Tel: +44(0)1780 410322

Sunday 14th
*Guided Walk - Tortoiseshell Wood



" Guided walk through ancient woodland, including a wild service tree, managed as coppice with standards and old meadow.
Meet at 2pm at the track entrance on north side minor road between South Witham and Castle Bytham.
Roadside parking."
Guide: Angela Bates, Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust.
Part of the national Heritage Open Days 2003, organised by the Heritage Trust of Lincolnshire.
Information: Elizabeth Bates
Tel: +44(0)1529 461499

Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th
*Little Casterton Working Weekend
at Hall Farm, Little Casterton
from 12 noon on Saturday, 10am on Sunday
"Steam threshing, ploughing, harvesting, vintage tractors, working displays, historic vehicle display
Refreshments, free car parking, field service 1pm on Sunday"
in aid of Little Casterton Parish Church
Web: www.knight-ltd.com/lcww

Friday 19th
*Youth Club Restarts!
in Castle Bytham Village Hall
at 7.30pm
Information: Ann Burrows
Tel: +44(0)1780 410537

Friday 26th
*Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning
in aid of Macmillan Cancer Relief
at Bank House, 39 Glen Road, Castle Bytham
between 10am and midday
"a copious supply of coffee and biscuits for £3
chance to win a Peugoet 206 and other smaller prizes"
Information: Graham and Heather King

Saturday 27th
*Magistrates Court Open Day
at Grantham Magistrates Court, Harlaxton Road, Grantham
between 10am and 4pm
"Local justice ... see how it works
Come and see three court rooms, mock courts, cell area, Group 4 custody vehicle, police vehicles.
Talk to solicitors, National Probabtion Service, Victim Support Agency, Witness Support, police.
Interest for all ages, families welcome"

Sunday 28th
*Harvest Festival Service
at 11am in Creeton


August 2003

Saturday 2nd
*Strawberries and Pimms
at Mrs Pat Bowles, Castle Bytham
from 7.30pm
in aid of St James Church, Castle Bytham

Saturday 9th
*Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust Barbecue
at The Manor House, North Witham
from 7.15pm
Information: Rose or Harry Bakker
Tel: +44(0)1780 410421

Sunday 10th
*Cricket Match
Home v Allington - League
Starts 2.00pm

Sunday 17th
50th Birthday : Mrs Sandra J Booth
of Mill House, Glen Road, Castle Bytham ... please post cards and presents early!

Sunday 17th
*Cricket Match
Home v Pickwell - League
Starts 2.00pm

Saturday 23rd to Monday 25th
*Bank Holiday Beer Festival
at the Willougby Arms
"Up to 30 Real Ales, 4 Real Ciders and 10 Belgian Beers
Live Music all Weekend featuring Double D, 101 Proof, Jazz Beans, Mesh 29
Good Food all Weekend including BBQ's every day, a Hog Roast on Saturday, Sunday lunches plus our usual menu and specials each day
Bar Open until Midnight on Friday, Saturday and Saunday, and 11.30pm on Monday"
Information: Tony Shilling
Tel: +44(0)1780 410276
Mob: 07932 058399

Sunday 24th
*Cricket Match
Home v Uffington - Friendly
Starts 2.30pm

Sunday 31st
*Cricket Match
Home v Hoby and Rotherby - League
Starts 1.30pm


July 2003

Friday 11th
*Careby Barbeque and Hog Roast
at The Elms, Careby
Infromation: Judith Smith
Tel: 01780 410420

Sunday 20th
*Cricket Match
Home v Boittesford - League
Starts 2.00pm

Saturday 26th
*Cricket Match
Home v Stragglers - Friendly
Starts 2.00pm

Sunday 27th
*Cricket Match
Home v Ashby Carrington - League
Starts 2.00pm


June 2003

Sunday 8th
*Cricket Match
Home v Woolsthorpe - League
Starts 2.00pm

Sunday 15th
*Little Bytham Fete
An annual Bythams event
At the Old Rectory, Little Bytham
Starting at 2pm

Sunday 22nd
*Castle Bytham Midsummer Fair
An annual Bythams event
Details to follow.
Information: Ray Kieff
Tel: 01780 410780
Email: rkieff@aol.com
www.midsummerfair.org.uk

Sunday 28th
*Cricket Match
Home v Ashton Wold - Friendly
Starts 2.00pm


May 2003

Thursday 1st
Parish and District Council Elections
Go ... Vote ... !

Saturday 3rd
*Cricket Match
Castle Bytham v Claypole (League)
at Castle Bytham
Starts 2pm

Sunday 4th
*Sponsored Ride (formerly Hunter Trials)
Start time 10am
At Grimsthorpe Park, Little Bytham
Beautiful parkland riding - no public roads or highways with some optional hunter trial jumps and a shorter course available.
For more Information, entries or offers of help on the day...
Rosemary Player, 01780 410251
Penny Payne, 01780 410468
Morris Felton, 01780 411048
CLICK HERE
for further information

Friday 9th
Live Music with 101 Proof
"Country Rock"
at the Willoughby Arms, Little Bytham
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Saturday 10th
Rubbish Freighter in Castle Bytham
Route...
09.00-10.15 Water Lane, Lower Green
10.15-11.30 Cross Roads

Saturday 10th
*Midsummer Fair Quiz
7pm for 7.30pm, Castle Bytham Village Hall
Bar and Fish and Chip Supper
Information: Ray Kieff
Tel: 01780 410780
Email: rkieff@aol.com
www.midsummerfair.org.uk

Wednesday 14th
Castle Bytham Parish Meeting
at 7.30pm in the Village Hall

Thursday 15th
Little Bytham Parish Meeting
at 7.30pm in the Village Hall
CLICK HERE for further information

Sunday 18th
*Cricket Match
Castle Bytham v Great Dalby (League)
at Castle Bytham
Starts 2pm

Friday 23rd - Sunday 26th
Spring Bank Holiday Beer Festival
"Ales from Micro-Breweries around the Country and Real Ciders
Bar-B-Q's each day"
at the Willoughby Arms, Little Bytham
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Friday 23rd
Live Music with Clutching at Straws
at the Willoughby Arms, Little Bytham
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Saturday 24th
Live Music with Band from County Hell
at the Willoughby Arms, Little Bytham
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Sunday 25th
Live Music with The Jazz Beans
during the afternoon ...
at the Willoughby Arms, Little Bytham
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Sunday 25th
Live Music with The Mug Jugglers
"Johnny and Tim from 'Clutching at Straws'"
at the Willoughby Arms, Little Bytham
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Monday 26th
Live Music with The Session
"Traditional Irish Folk"
during the afternoon ...
at the Willoughby Arms, Little Bytham
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Monday 26th
Live Music with the Rockin Daddies
"50's and 60's Rock and Roll"
at the Willoughby Arms, Little Bytham
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Saturday 31st
*Cricket Match
Castle Bytham v Witham-on-the-Hill (Friendly)
at Castle Bytham
Starts 2.30pm


April 2003

Friday 4th
Live Music with Double Dee
at the Willoughby Arms, Little Bytham
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Saturday 5th
*Walk around Hunter Trails Course
at 2pm, Grimsthorpe Park, Little Bytham
Come along and enjoy a walk in the countryside. Dogs on leads welcome.
Enter the estate by the Little Bytham gate.
Information: Rosemary Player, 01780 410251
Penny Payne, 01780 410468
Morris Felton, 01780 411048

Sunday 6th
Brickyard Spinney Project
2pm to 4pm, the Spinney, Creeton Road, Little Bytham
"Feel free to come along and see what we have done so far, or bring your spade/fork/rake and join in the work"
Information: Judith Smith, 01780 410420
Email: judith.smith@adas.co.uk

Sunday 6th
Deanery Evensong
'The Way, Truth and Life'
Corby Glen, 6pm

Tuesday 8th
*Quiz Night
The Willoughby Arms, Station Road, Little Bytham
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Friday 11th
Live Music with Angela King and Paul Dickinson
"Traditional Folk in the Cellar"
at the Willoughby Arms, Little Bytham
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Saturday 12th
Brickyard Spinney Project
2pm to 4pm, the Spinney, Creeton Road, Little Bytham
"Feel free to come along and see what we have done so far, or bring your spade/fork/rake and join in the work"
Information: Judith Smith, 01780 410420
Email: judith.smith@adas.co.uk

Sunday 13th
Deanery Evensong
'The Resurrection and Life'
Edenham, 6pm

Tuesday 15th
Careby with Aunby and Holywell Parish Annual Parish Meeting
8pm in the Willoughby Arms
Information: Judith Smith, 01780 410420
Email: judith.smith@adas.co.uk

Friday 18th Good Friday
Live Music with The Mug Jugglers
"Johnny and Tim from 'Clutching at Straws'"
at the Willoughby Arms, Little Bytham
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Monday 23rd Easter Monday
Karaoke
at the Willoughby Arms, Little Bytham
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Friday 25th
Live Music with Mister Clean
at the Willoughby Arms, Little Bytham
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Saturday 26th
Rubbish Freighter in Little Bytham
Route...
09.00 Creeton Road lay-by outside school
09.20 Glen Close
09.50 Junction Station Road/High Street
10.20 In front of Station
10.50 Industrial Estate
11.10 New Estate


March 2003

Sunday 2nd
*Tree Planting
at the Brickyard Spinney, please bring a spade!

Sunday 2nd
*Quiz Night
at the Fox and Hounds, Castle Bytham
7.30pm
in aid of the National Asthma Campaign

Saturday 8th
*Open Day
Railway Childrens Day Nursery
10.00am to 2.00pm
Information : Sharon, 01780 410055

Sunday 9th
Deanery Evensong
'The Light of the World'
Ropsley, 6pm

Tuesday 11th
*Quiz Night
The Willoughby Arms, Station Road, Little Bytham
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Wednesday 12th
Castle Bytham Parish Council Meeting
7.30pm, Castle Bytham Village Hall

Wednesday 12th
Little Bytham Parochial Church Council Annual Meeting
After the 7pm Holy Communion Service
Information: The Rev Bryan Bennett, 01780 410166

Saturday 15 March
*Jumble Sale
in aid of Chrtistmas Parties Funds
1.30pm, Castle Bytham Village Hall
Raffle and Refreshments
Donations to the Village Hall between 7.30pm and 10.00pm on Friday 14 March or on the morning of the sale ... please!
Information : Di Hill, Eve Hyland or Ann Burrows, 01780 410537

Saturday 15th to Sunday 23rd
*Irish Beer Week
The Willoughby Arms, Station Road, Little Bytham
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Sunday 16th
Deanery Evensong
'The Bread of Life'
Little Bytham, 6pm

Wednesday 18th
Careby Parochial Church Council Annual Meeting
After the 7pm Holy Communion Service
Information: The Rev Bryan Bennett, 01780 410166

Friday 21st
*Live Music at the Willoughby Arms
an Irish Night with 'James Joyce and the Fiddler'
The Willoughby Arms, Station Road, Little Bytham
Admission FREE
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Sunday 23rd
Deanery Evensong
'The True Vine'
Colsterworth, 6pm

Friday 28th
*Live Music at the Willoughby Arms
an evening of country rock with '101 Proof'
The Willoughby Arms, Station Road, Little Bytham
Admission FREE
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Saturday 29th
*Bingo
Castle Bytham Village Hall, 7.30pm
In aid of the Castle Bytham Children and Senior Citizens Christmas Parties Fund
Prize Donations Welcomed!!
Information: Angela 01780 410629 or 01780 410153

Sunday 30th
Deanery Evensong
'The Good Shepherd'
South Witham, 6pm


February 2003

Wednesday 5th
*WI Open Meeting
Castle Bytham Village Hall, 7.30pm
Illustrated Talk by, popular historian, Jean Townsend on 'The Windsors'
Tracing the formation of the Royal House of Windsor and the characters it produced.
Tickets £2.00 including refreshments
Information : Victoria Wilson 01780 410354

Saturday 8th
*Live Music at the Willoughby Arms
with 'The Band from County Hell'
The Willoughby Arms, Station Road, Little Bytham
Admission FREE
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Tuesday 11th
*Quiz Night
The Willoughby Arms, Station Road, Little Bytham
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Friday 14th
Valentines Day
Ideas for celebrating Valentines Day locally include...
*Valentines Night Dinner at the Willoughby Arms
"a romantic dinner in the dining room"
The Willoughby Arms, Station Road, Little Bytham
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Sunday 15th
*Rubbish Freighter
9.00am Station Road, Careby
9.30am Careby Village Street
10.30am Aunby Village
11.00am Holywell (Mill Farm)
Please note the Rubbish Freighter will take carpets, furniture, garden rubbish etc.
It will NOT take oil, noxious liquids or anything the driver thinks might damage it.
You will have to put your rubbish into the freighter - it will not be picked up by the driver.
Information : Judith Smith, 01780 410420

Saturday 28th
*Live Music at the Willoughby Arms
a 50's and 60's Rock and Roll Party with 'The Rockin Daddies'
The Willoughby Arms, Station Road, Little Bytham
Admission FREE
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk



January 2003

Wednesday 1st - New Years Day
HAPPY NEW YEAR !

Wednesday 8th
*Castle Bytham Parish Council Meeting
Castle Bytham Village Hall, 7.30pm

Tuesday 14th
*Quiz Night
The Willoughby Arms, Station Road, Little Bytham
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Wednesday 15th to Saturday 18th
*Cinderella
Market Overton Village Hall
Wed - Fri : 7.30pm, Sat 12noon, 3.00pm and 8.00pm
Details / Tickets: Mike Lees 01572 812303
www.cottesmorevillageplayers.com
"presented by Cottesmore Village Players"

Saturday 18th to Sunday 26th
*Festival of Winter Ales
"a range of 12 beers from micro breweries across the country"
The Willoughby Arms, Station Road, Little Bytham
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Thursday 23rd
*Stamford Police Forum
Queen Ediths School, Stamford, 7.30pm
"Commencing with a presentation by the police to be followed by a question and answer session"

Friday 24th
*Live Music at the Willoughby Arms
Traditional Ceilidh Night with 'The Old Parrot Band'
The Willoughby Arms, Station Road, Little Bytham
Admission FREE
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Saturday 25th
*Burns Night Supper
Castle Bytham Village Hall, 7.00pm to midnight
Bar, ceilidh band
Tickets £10 each, children U12 £5 from Rose Bakker 01780 410421 or Jackie Wade 01780 410762
"A traditional evening of dance, songs and poetry, complete with piper and delicious haggis supper (vegetarians catered for)"

Saturday 25th
*Live Music at the Willoughby Arms
Rock in the Cellar with 'Mister Clean' a brand new roack band with some familiar faces
The Willoughby Arms, Station Road, Little Bytham
Admission FREE
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk



December 2002


Saturday 7th to Sunday 15th
*Festival of Christmas Ales
The Willoughby Arms, Station Road, Little Bytham
Admission FREE
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Saturday 7th
*Bingo in aid of Multiple Schlerosis
Castle Bytham Village Hall, doors open 7.00pm, eyes-down 7.30pm
Refreshments and Raffle
"Donations of prizes, money or anything else to help the cause can be given to Jayne in Castle Bytham Stores"

Sunday 8th
*Live Music at The Willoughby
with The Jazz Beens at 2.30pm
The Willoughby Arms, Station Road, Little Bytham
Admission FREE
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Sunday 8th
*Castle Bytham Childrens Party
Castle Bytham Village Hall
Children 0-5 years - 12noon to 2pm
Children 5-11 years - 3pm to 5pm
Father Chirstmas visiting so it is essential that you add your childs name to the list in Castle Bytham Post Offcie and Stores.
Information: Angela - 01780 410629 or Karen - 01780 410747

Sunday 8th
*Little Bytham Childrens Party
Little Bytham Village Hall, 3pm to 5pm
For all village children from 0 to 11 years of age, i.e. at primary school or before.
Names to list in Mrs Bees shop

Friday 13th
*Careby Cheese and Wine
Holywell Farm House, Holywell, 7.30pm
Tickets £6 from 01780 410305
"Proceeds to Careby Church"

Saturday 14th
*Live Music at The Willoughby
with Tit for Tat - 'Shadows Tribute Band'
The Willoughby Arms, Station Road, Little Bytham
Admission FREE
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Saturday 14th
*Castle Bytham Senior Citizens Lunch
Castle Bytham Village Hall, 12noon to 3pm
'Invitations' from Castle Bytham Post Office and General Stores
Information: Angie Harris 01780 410629 or Frances Nishihara 01780 410939

Friday 20th
*Live Music at The Willoughby
with The Rockin Daddies
The Willoughby Arms, Station Road, Little Bytham
Admission FREE
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Saturday 21st
*Little Bytham Carol Singing
Meeting outside Mrs Bee's shop at 6.00pm, visiting Glen Close, Creeton Road, The High Street, New Estate, Station Road to the Willoughby Arms
Primary school age children must be accompanied
Collections to Great Ormond Street Hospital
"Dress warmly, bring a torch to help read the words!"

Tuesday 24th - Christmas Eve
*Live Music at The Willoughby
with Georgia Rae
The Willoughby Arms, Station Road, Little Bytham
Admission FREE
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Wednesday 25th - Christmas Day
HAPPY CHRISTMAS !

Thursday 26th - Boxing Day
*Karaoke at The Willoughby
The Willoughby Arms, Station Road, Little Bytham
Admission FREE
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Saturday 28th
*Live Music at The Willoughby
with 101 Proof
The Willoughby Arms, Station Road, Little Bytham
Admission FREE
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk

Tuesday 31st - New Years Eve
*Live Music at The Willoughby
with Double Dee
The Willoughby Arms, Station Road, Little Bytham
Admission FREE
Information: Neil Salisbury, 01780 410276
Email: willo@willoughbyarms.co.uk
www.willoughbyarms.co.uk







Little Bytham from the footpath over the hill to Holywell





The Events listed to the left all took place in theBythams area during 2003.

Where we have further information about the event, such as a review or report, then a link to it has been included within the listing.