A recent event on the theme of TREASURE at Lowe's Wong Junior School marked the start of the 8th annual National Tell a Story week organised by the Federation of Children's Book Groups which has 90 member groups all over the country.

Fiona Ellis who has reluctantly had to withdraw from the Final of Central TV's Girl of the Year contest due to pressure of modelling commitments.

The result of a referendum called to determine whether a Village Hall should be supported by a 3p Parish rate was: FOR, 65 - AGAINST, 72.

As a result of the Headship of Upton School becoming vacant, the Education Dept. has had to review the future of the school. A series of meetings was held on 9th May at the request of the County Education Committee chaired by Cllr. G Foster.

An ambitious project is being planned for the May Bank Holiday Monday by members of the St Michael's Church, Farnsfield, Restoration Appeal Working Party.