St Mary's church
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It may only be September, but we are already thinking about Christmas!
If you are interested in having a stall at the Charlton Kings Christmas Fayre, please contact Debbie in the Parish Office on firstname.lastname@example.org or 01242 250087.
The Fayre, which is organised by the Parish Council, is a very popular local family event which involves a range of gift and food stalls and switching on of the Christmas lights. This year, it will take place on Friday, 6th December 2019 from 3.00 pm to 6.00 pm at Church Piece in Charlton Kings.
Posted: Thu, 19 Sep 2019 13:07 by Joanna Noles
The next meeting of the Planning Committee will be at 7.30 pm on Monday, 23rd September 2019 in the Stanton Hall. Members of the public are very welcome to attend.
Posted: Thu, 19 Sep 2019 12:46 by Joanna Noles
We have been provided with an excellent recipe for French or Runner Bean Soup which is based on an original by Mrs Beeton. We are sharing the recipe in case it is of interest to any allotment holders or gardeners who currently have glut of beans! Further information about our allotments can be found on our website.
Makes 4 (small) portions
1lb young beans
1/4lb potatoes (more to make it thicker)
1 medium onion More »
1oz butter (low fat spray is a good option too)) 1pt vegetable stock Parsley Salt and pepper 1/4pt milk
Slice or chop the beans, potatoes and onion, and soften in a greased saucepan for 10 minutes keeping the lid on the pan and shaking it from time to time.
Boil the stock and add it to the vegetables with the herbs.
Simmer for 30 minutes and then put into a food processor.
Return liquid to saucepan, add the milk, season to taste, reheat and serve. » Less
Posted: Thu, 19 Sep 2019 09:05 by Joanna Noles