Model Railway Show, 14-15 Jan 2017

Orpington and District Model Railway Society will hold its Annual Show on 14-15 January at Pratts Bottom Village Hall, 10am to 5pm daily.

Entrance £3.50 for Adults and £1.50 for Children. Refreshments available.

There are a variety of operating layouts including live steam, a club shop, traders and demonstrations. Come along to this very friendly affair.

Farewell to Penny and Thelma, Sat 16 July

All Souls churchAfter 14 years of ministry to Pratts Bottom, our associate vicar Canon Penny Avann and our evangelist Thema Jones will be leaving the village. Penny is retiring and they will be moving away. Their last weekend here will be mid July.

There will be a Farewell Event for them on Saturday 16 July in the Village Hall from 2.30 to 5pm. This will be a “drop in” style afternoon tea. For an idea of numbers please let Brenda Johnson know by email to lancejohnson100 (at) hotmail.com or phone 858840.

Read Penny’s Letter

Pratts Bottom Model Rail Show, 9-10 January

Saturday 9 January and Sunday 10 January 2015
Open both days 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Pratts Bottom Village Hall

8 quality model rail layouts in various scales, plus local retailer Kent
Garden Railways, the ODMRS second-hand stall; a children’s drive it yourself layout :
Stop-the train game; modelling demonstrations and an “OO” loco clinic for your non-runners.
  • Light Refreshments
  • Admission: Adults £3.50, Children £1.50 (under 3 yrs free)
  • All are welcome. 

We are hoping that the event will be opened by the Mayor of Bromley on the Saturday morning

100 club winners

The winners of the 100 Club draw, in support of the PB Village Hall, are as follows:

  • June: 1st   43, 2nd  76  3rd  97  4th 90
  • July: 1st  15,  2nd  10,  3rd  61  4th  1.
  • August:  1st  16,  2nd  18,  3rd  85,  4th 62.
  • September:  1st  77,  2nd  71,  3rd  10,   4th  100.
  • October: 1st  85,  2nd  61  3rd 29,  4th  87.