What’s on

Saturday 9 September: Uley Show, Uley Village Hall. Schedules available at Uley Community Stores.
Advance notice of categories:
Art – Tree or Trees; Portrait; River or Canal; Picture influenced (but not copied) by David Hockney
Photography (set of 3) – Gateway; Single Rose; Boating; Meal Time

Wednesday 13 September: Uley WI – Michele Lazarus: Solution-focused hypnotherapy. 7.30pm, Uley Village Hall.

Monday 18 Septembre: The Ark for babies, toddlers, pre-schoolers with their parents, grandparents or carers. 2pm-3pm, St Giles Church.

Saturday 16 September: Gorilla Racing. Uley Village Hall. More details to follow.

Sunday 17 September: Uley Cricket Club Family Day, 12pm-5pm, Uley Sports Pavilion. BBQ, bouncy castle, face-painting, bar, cakes, rounders, cricket match, All-starts cricket celebration and more.

Thursday 21 September: Uley Society, 7.30pm, Uley Village Hall. 43rd AGM, John Daniel, Uley Gorilla display and film showing. Refreshments.

Thursday 21 September: U3A monthly branch meeting, 10am for 10.30am, Dursley Methodist Church. Colin Chapman: Prisoners of the Great War, saga of POW camps in Britain.

Saturday 30 September: Nympsfield Sheep Races, Woodchester Park Gates. Gates open 11.30am; first race 12.30pm. In aid of St Bart’s Church, Nympsfield Village Hall and other local charities.

Wednesday 4 October: Da Capo, 2pm-4pm, Uley Sports Pavilion. Antonin Dvorak. £2.50 includes tea or coffee.

Sunday 8 October: Bubble Rush, 12pm or 1pm, Royal Agricultural College, in aid of Longfield

Thursday 19 October: Uley Society, 7.30pm, Uley Village Hall. Dr Ian Crosland: Chernobyl Situation and Aftermath

Thursday 19 October: U3A monthly branch meeting, 10am for 10.30am, Dursley Methodist Church. John Loosley: Childhood employment in Gloucestershire. Also a visit to Clifton Cameras, limited to 10-15 people.

Thursday 16 November: Uley Society, 7.30pm, Uley Village Hall. Richard Gordon: Not Just Fires – a career in a changing service.

Thursday 16 November: U3A monthly branch meeting, 10am for 10.30am, Dursley Methodist Church. Michelle Oliver: Working as a Ranger at the National Trust’s Newark Park Estate.

Thursday 14 December: Uley Society, 7.30pm, Uley Village Hall. Sarah Parker: Behind the Scenes at the Palace, working for the royal palaces. Refreshments.

Thursday 18 January 2018: Uley Society, 7.30pm, Uley Village Hall. Paul Barnett: In Defence of the Drift – Alfred Henry Hook VC at Rorkes Drift.

Thursday 15 February: Uley Society, 7.30pm, Uley Village Hall. Pete Evans: Mainly Coasters – Mainly Local.

Thursday 15 March: Uley Society, 7.30pm, Uley Village Hall. Professor Jennifer Tann: Gentlemen Clothiers.

Regular events

Tuesdays: Uley Toddlers meet during term-time, 10.00am-12.00pm, Uley Village Hall. £2 per session. Take a piece of fruit to share at snack time.

First Wednesday of the month, Parish Council meetings, Uley Village Hall, 7pm

The Pavilion Singers every Thursday, 2-3.45pm, Uley Sports Pavilion, £4 per session, refreshments provided, drop in or call Elaine 860043.

Uley French Circle meets every Monday at 6pm and first Friday of every month.

See also Prema Arts Centre for music, exhibitions and workshops.
Monthly workshops:
Crochet in the Cafe – last Wednesday of the month, 10.30am-12.00am. Free.
Knitting Group – first Thursday of the month, 8.00pm-10.00pm. £2, pay on door.

See St Giles Church website for church services and activities which covers the parish of Uley, Owlpen and Nympsfield at St Giles, Holy Cross and St Bartholomew churches

To have your event included please email the details.