Category Archives: Good Neighbours

Church Spring Clean Saturday

We’d love to see all hands on deck for St Mary’s Annual Spring Clean, this Saturday 11 May 2019, from 9.30am. If there are enough of us, we’ll tackle inside and out, including rampant shrubs in the churchyard. Please bring … Continue reading

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Defibrillator Training

Morcott has a potentially life-saving Defibrillator which is housed in the old telephone box on the High Street. Our co-ordinator is Gina Hacker, who is always keen to hear from anyone who would like to become a volunteer. Buzz her … Continue reading

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John & Tricia Williams: Morcott’s Unsung Heroes

Rural Communities Council Achievement Awards for Leicestershire and Rutland. Rutland has many unsung heroes who quietly and selflessly enrich our communities through the gift of time, energy and commitment to make a difference but every now and again someone stands … Continue reading

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Your Community, Your Resources

The Round Rutland organisation, which for 10 years has been providing advice and support to vulnerable and elderly people in the county, is winding up because its funding has come to an end. It is holding a final event – … Continue reading

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Beware Burglars

Sadly, two Morcott High Street properties have been broken into in the last few days, with thieves targetting empty houses and trying multiple entry points (jemmying windows and door locks). Police believe thieves are researching in daylight and returning to … Continue reading

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Apples: what will you do with yours?!

Morcott is almost knee deep in this year’s apple harvest. The Mitchell family will be pressing their apples again this year, and would be willing to lend their kit (and a bit of advice) to anyone else who has a … Continue reading

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Litter Picking & Take Pride in Morcott initiative

As part of the Take Pride in Morcott initiative by Morcott Parish Council, there are two opportunities to volunteer for litter-picking ahead of/at the start of the campaign. Saturday 21 May at 9.30am. Meet at St Mary’s Church where the … Continue reading

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