Harry Canvin 1928 - 2015

Harry Canvin 1928 - 2015

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It is with great sadness we have to announce the passing of Harry Canvin on the 24th August 2015. Harry had a vast knowledge of the village and held a great photo collection of family members and village life, he was also a keen historian being particularly keen on WW1. He we be sadly missed by all the family R.I.P

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Proms in the park


Great night in Campbell park, however the weather was very grim indeed. Only cost us £10 a ticket from work so we took a picnic and a couple of bottles of wine - result a good evening .

Pack your picnic, fill up on fizz and join in the party as Proms in the Park returns to Campbell Park on Friday 14th August 2015. The Parks Trust and Milton Keynes City Orchestra have once again joined forces to present an uplifting and inspiring celebration of stirring classical favourites. The open-air concert will be performed by Milton Keynes City Orchestra and followed by a spectacular firework display. Last year's uplifting numbers included Dambusters and patriotic numbers like Rule Britannia. 
 
Conductor: Hilary Davan Wetton
Soprano Soloist: Janice Watson
 
Musical programme 
Rossini: Overture: The Barber of Seville Sousa: March: Liberty Bell Sibelius: Finlandia Dvorak: Slavonic Dance op, 46 no.8 Lehar: On My Lips Every Kiss is Like Wine (Giuditta) Bizet: Habanera (Carmen) Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves Strauss: Polka: Thunder and Lightning Grieg: Morning and In the Hall of the Mountain King (Peer Gynt)
Smetana: Overture: The Bartered Bride Brahms: Hungarian Dance No.5 Coates: March: Dambusters Puccini: Musetta’s Waltz Song (La Boheme) Porter: Do I love you? (DuBarry was a Lady) Wood: Tom Bowling and Hornpipe (Fantasia on British Sea Songs) Parry: Jerusalem Arne: Rule Britannia Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March No.1

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Bearbrook 10K

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Bearbrook 10K road race
On a lovely Sunday morning Jade & Myself raced the bearbrook 10k through Weston Turnville , Wendover, and Holton. Temperature was very hot and a long hill all the way to Holton camp made for hard work but then it was down hill all the way to the finishing line, jade had been trying to get the magic hour and she finally done it in 59:57 so well done Jade.


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Mitch Race Stats : Click this Link
Jade Race Stats : click this link.

Course Overview please click here.

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Bourton-on-the-water Walk

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We again wanted to hike around the Cotswolds so decided to walk along the a bit of the river Windrush which started from Bourton-on-the-water.
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Oxford Walk

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A nice 9.5 mile walk around the City of Oxford taking in the Universities and a lot of the major Tourist attractions, this route is over nice paths with very little incline. Please click this link to view page.

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