Posted by: quabbs | February 26, 2013

News and Events

St David’s Day Meal

St David’s Day Meal at the Anchor on Friday March 1st – Booking in advance advisable.

Games Evening

On March 2nd there is to be a Games Evening at The Anchor Inn. This is an event sponsored by the Pathways Organisation, and will also be attended by a number of visitors from Turkey, Romania, Poland and Italy. Come and play games old (Bagatelle, shove halfpenny etc) and not so old ( pool, sorry!, shut – the – box,) There will be table games, darts, draughts, chess and many others. Small prizes will be awarded, and it is hoped that the tradition of playing pub games will be revived for the evening, and, perhaps in the future.

Entry is by donation of any amount to Air Ambulance. Click this link

Anchor Games Evening    for more details

Progressive Lunch

May 5th. Soup at the Church with the Wignalls, Main Meal at Moor Hall with the Britnells , and Puddings with The Lavers and the Whatelys at Quabbs.

3 Courses for £10 – a bargain!

Tickets from Valerie Whately – 01547 510681, Thelma Davies –   01588 , 640 654 and Sheila Davies – 01686 670627 from March 10th.

Tea Towels

100% cotton tea towels with a picture of St Mary’s Church, Bettws-y-Crwyn, are available to buy at the very reasonable price of £3.50 each or 3 for £10. They can be bought from Judy Powell: 01547 510367 or email


Meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month at the Community Centre, Newcastle at 7.30pm .There is usually a plant stall, a raffle and always refreshments.New members and visitors always welcome,  membership is £15 per year. Visitors £3.00 per meeting.


 Lucie Pickard 640737, Gill Binks 640216

Stan Wild 640241 Carol Gurney 640163, Angela Busfield 640822

(For enquiries about the programme please phone Carol or Angela)

Black Mountain Chapel

Please note that there is a new page on this website. Some of you may have noticed the work that has been done to the chapel. For updates click on the new page or click here

WI Calendar 2013

please click here

The  WI calendar for 2013 is now available. Click here or on WI Events on the sidebar

Please look at the blog on the History page, where an Australian family is looking for ancestors who lived here in the 18th and 19th centuries

AED Training Events

If you were unable to make earlier sessions, wish to train to use the defibrillator, and would like to be included for future training – please contact Eddie Jones . Eddie’s email address is:, and his is 01588 640856

Click here to see a demonstration of the defibrillator


Please email me at if you have any announcements you would like posted. Each page, of course, has a blog section that you can add to directly.


Posted by: quabbs | December 14, 2009

It’s that time of year

Christmas Tree

Christmas Tree

Tis the season to be jolly.