Parish council: There will be a parish council meeting at 7.30pm on Tuesday in the village hall. This is an open meeting and residents are invited to attend.

School news: Classes two and four were joint winners of last week’s Walk to School, with every child either walking or parking and striding to school.

Village Hall: Bradley Village Hall can be hired for events such as discos, concerts, band practices, wedding receptions and family parties. The hall has capacity for 100 people and has a permanent stage, changing rooms and a kitchen. The costs for hiring the hall are £45 for a children’s party and £65 for a morning, afternoon or evening session. To make a booking, see bradleyvillagehall/home or email

Felting workshops: There are spaces available on Angela Barrow’s felting workshops at the village hall. Choose from textured felt pictures on Saturday, April 12, or patchwork and applique felt cushions on Saturday, May 17, both at a cost of £45. There is also a felt rug weekend workshop on Saturday, June 7, and Sunday, June 8, at a cost of £100. All workshops run from 10am to 4pm and the cost includes materials, use of equipment and refreshments. For more information or to book a place, contact Angela on 07745 160090 or visit