March 2022

Planned events within the parish of Rotherfield Peppard for the month of March:-

Tuesday 1st March
Greys Court National Trust
Winter walks at Greys Court
– Woodland Walk at 10.00 This winter, come to Greys Court for a refreshing walk on the estate. With beautiful views across the Chiltern Hills, striking Beech Woods and charming walled gardens, there is something for everyone to enjoy

Wednesday 2nd March
Christ the King Church
Ash Wednesday
There is no service at All Saints but all are welcome to the service at Christ the King at 19.30, which is a Eucharist with ashing.  

Friday 4th March
All Saints’ Church

World Day of Prayer 2022
18.30 at All Saints’ Church. This is a one-hour service prepared by the women of England, Wales and Northern Ireland (Scotland prepares its own Service) followed by a light supper. This is a chance to celebrate all that is good about our countries as we emerge from winter into spring. Everyone is welcome. Should you need further information or transport to the event, please ring 0118 9722741. We look forward to seeing you there, unless Covid restrictions are in force.

Saturday 5th March
Peppard Unplugged
19.30 at Peppard War Memorial Hall

£6 on the door (£3 for performers) includes a drink and a snack.
The purpose of the Peppard Unplugged evenings is to enjoy musicians performing for their friends and guests in an informal atmosphere. A relaxed evening of all sorts of acoustic music. We would like to hear from you if you would like to perform. Contact: 0118 972 3609. All money raised will go to the hall.    

Monday 7th March
Rotherfield Peppard Parish Council
Council meeting at the Pavilion at 19.00

Tuesday 8th March
Chiltern Edge Horticultural Society
Talk/Presentation
Clematis by Marcel Floyd (Floyds Climbers) at 19.30 Peppard Memorial Hall.
Membership £8.00 pa- new members welcome. All talks are free to members and £2.00 for non-members

Wednesday 9th March
Peppard WI
Annual Meeting at Peppard War Memoria Hall

If you are interested in joining us please contact Beth on 0118 972 3335. Visitors are most welcome. Meetings start at 14.00

Monday 14th March
Rotherfield Peppard Parish Council
Planning Committee meeting at the Pavilion at 18.30

Tuesday 15th March
Greenshoots

Bags2School – please donate good quality clothes to us from 7th to 14th March

Wednesday 16th March
Greenshoots

Sonning Common WI Coffee Morning (if it goes ahead)

Wednesday 16th March
Peppard Lunch Club
Peppard War Memorial Hall at 12.00

More information from 01491681780

Thursday 17th March April
Peppard Revels/Film Club
Peppard War Memorial Hall 19.00
War Horse (2011)

Director Steven Spielberg’s epic adventure, is a tale of loyalty, hope and tenacity set against a sweeping canvas of rural England and Europe during the First World War. Stars: Jeremy Irvine – Emily Watson – David Thewlis
£15 for supper in a bowl, a glass of Laithwaites wine and the film. Licensed Bar. Tickets (which must be booked and paid for in advance) from Linda Collison 01491 628492 or lindacollison1@aol.com
See trailer

Saturday 19th March
Nuffield Place National Trust
Volunteer Open Morning 10.00 – 13.00

Help us to tell the fascinating story about the life of one of the richest men in the world and the UK’s greatest ever philanthropist. To help us with arrangements, please let us know if you would like to come on vstnuffieldplace@nationaltrust.org.uk

Monday 21st March
Greys Court National Trust
Volunteer Open Day 10.00 – 15.00

Interested in volunteering? We’d love to see you on our volunteer open day, when you can find out more about the opportunities we have available.

Saturday 26th March
Lifetime 2022
Sonning Common resident hopes to raise vital funds for Alzheimer’s Society
The event will commence at 18.30 on Saturday 26 March at Peppard War Memorial Hall on Gallowstree Road, Peppard Common. For more information and ticket reservations please email Steve at capapi@hotmail.com. Further information can also be found here

Tuesday 29th March
Greys Court National Trust
Winter walks at Greys Court – Woodland Walk at 10.00

This winter, come to Greys Court for a refreshing walk on the estate. With beautiful views across the Chiltern Hills, striking Beech Woods and charming walled gardens, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

Wednesday 30th March
Nuffield Place National Trust
House opens from today at 10.00
until 30th October – Wednesdays to Sundays from 10.00 to 17.00.