First meeting Thursday, 7 September at 2:30. Come and have tea, coffee, cake. Come and find out what it is all about. We need YOU to tell us what the club is going to do. Bring a Hobby, try something new.


First meeting Thursday, 21 September at 2:30. Come and support your new Manton Social Afternoon.
Tea, Coffee, Cake. Help to shape this new Village Club. What do YOU want to do? see? hear about?

Transport available between the villages, give us a call. ( friends from other villages are welcome, but we cannot provide transport)  £3:00 a session to cover costs.

MANTON. call Helen 737157.

WING. call Joanne 737286.

Saddle Up With the Sherriff

High Sheriff’s Family Fun Day in support of Air Ambulance at

Barrowden Village Green.

Bank Holiday Monday 28th August from 11.00am.

11.00 Family Cycle Ride from the Exeter Arms taking in Harringworth, Wakerley and back to Barrowden. Register in front of the Exeter Arms from 10.30. Any children under 14 to be accompanied by a responsible adult. Entry fee of £5 for adults, and £2.50 for each young person under 16. To include bottled water, a banana and sweets for exhausted finishers, plus a Sheriff’s posse badge !

11.15 Junior cycle ride within the village for children aged 8 and under. No entry fee, but a responsible adult to be in charge of each child.

12.00 Family Fun Day begins.

12.30 Table tennis competition.

1.00 Petanque competition /demo to be run by Pete Coleman in the pub garden.

1.30 Defibrillator demo on the green to be run by Stuart and Sally Brown.

1.45 onwards Children’s races on the Village Green to be run by Chris and Sara Barrett.

2.00 Tai Chi on the village green will commence with a demonstration from some real experts in the Art of Tai Chi.

2.15 Anticipated fly past by 2 RAF Spitfires, subject to weather conditions, and the engineers confirming that Merlin engines are all air worthy. Keep an eye on the media. We have our fingers and toes crossed.

In addition, we hope you will fully support and enjoy the following throughout the day:-

Classic Cars, Military Vehicles, Tombola, a Stall selling previously loved designer and branded ladies’ clothing, Plant stall, Cake stall, Pimms Stand, afternoon teas and cakes, Burgers, Ice Creams, Skittles, Flip Flop Fling, Pillory, Penalty Shoot Out.

Live music at the Exeter Arms which will be open for the sale of food and drinks all day.



WING Village Hall is hosting a presentation about personal fraud prevention. Local Agencies are funding sessions to offer advice to individuals to reduce the risk of becoming a Victim of Fraud.

Come and hear Sue Renton on THURSDAY 7TH SEPTEMBER. at 11:30am  and pick up some useful tips.

YES, sadly, we can all become victims of fraud. Hopefully, this session can stop it being you.
Joanne 737286.

Saddle Up With the Sheriff


Bike Ride Entry Form 

Please come along to the Sheriff’s bike ride – we hope you’ll enjoy the day!

The ride distance is approximately 9 miles and starts and finishes at Barrowden Green.

Parking is available in the village for you if you need to unload your bike(s).

A small snack awaits you when you finish the ride.

Please pay your entry fee and enter the names of the people the fee applies to at the following web address:

or simply pay when you arrive

Please address any queries by email to

(Please note entry forms not required for the younger children’s circuit)

All proceeds from the day go to the High Sheriff’s designated charity :