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The Warbler is published every three months in March, June, September and December with a production run of over 500 copies distributed to Great Wilbraham, Little Wilbraham and Six Mile Bottom.

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Issue Warbler Autumn 2021

Contents with page numbers Public Service Contact Details 4, Editorial 5, Letters 6, Little Wilbraham Parish Council 9, Great Wilbraham Parish Council 9, Well-brahams 11, The Wilbraham’ Flower and Produce Show 13, The Wilbrahams’ Memorial Hall 17, Little Wilbraham Recreation Ground Tennis Court 19, Six Mile Bottom 21, Great Wilbraham Church Ready for Winter 24, Wilbrahams and Six Mile Bottom Covid Support Group 25, Bell Ringing 27, Anne Ward and Benstead Trust 27, Bottisham Medical Practice Patients’ Group 28, Know Your Neighbour 30, Nature Notes 31, Wilbrahams’ River Protection Society 32, Notice Board 34/35, Councillor Claire Daunton 37, Wilbrahams’ Gardening Club 40, Over the farm gate 41, Spotted Flycatchers 42, Over 60’s 42, Wilbraham Runners 43, St John’s Church Little Wilbraham 45, The St Nicholas Great Wilbraham Trust 46, Pubs Galore in Great Wilbraham 47, A view from the garden 47, The Wilbraham Bridger Club 48, Gigabit broadband for Wilbrahams 49, The Wilbrahams’ Choir 49,  The Wilbrahams Website 52, WEG and Bulb Bombing 55, The Carpenters Arms 57, Village Stories 57, 20mph, If not now When? 59, Transport Working Group 61, Speed Awareness Team 63, Advertisers 64, Community Group Contact Details 65, Bus Timetable, 3 & 18 66

Issue Warbler Summer 2021

Contents with page numbers Public Service Contact Details 4, Editorial 5, Letters 6, Great Wilbraham Parish Council 8, Gigabit broadband for Wilbrahams 10, Bottisham Medical Practice Patients’ Group 12, Bottisham Airfield Museum 13, Great Wilbraham Primary School 15, The Wilbrahams’ Memorial Hall 17, Noisy and Smelly Little Wilbraham 19, The Wilbraham’ Flower and Produce Show 21, Well-brahams Planting 22, Over the farm gate 24 Swifts over the Wilbrahams 25, Lockdown Information 26, Patchwork and Quilting Group 27, Wilbrahams’ Gardening Club 28, Untold Stories 29, Notice Board 34/35, From St Nicholas’s, Glebe Holdings 37, Thanks to Litter Pickers 40, Red2Green 41, PTFA 42, Transport Working Group 45, Down to Earth on the Farm 46, The Wilbrahams’ Choir 47, Open Studios 49, The Wilbrahams Social Club 51, Wilbrahams’ Environment Group 51, Wilbrahams’ River Protection Society 53, The St Nicholas Great Wilbraham Trust 54, The Wilbraham Bridgers 55, I have a little list 57, Wilbrahams and Six Mile Bottom Covid Support Group 58,The Children’s Society 59, Singing can help with breathing difficulties 60, A view from the garden 61, Cambridge Sustainable Food 62, Wilbrahams Website 63, Advertisers 64, Community Group Contact Details 65, Bus Timetable, 3 & 18 66

Issue Issue Warbler Spring 2021

Page 1 of the Spring 2021 Wilbrahams' WarblerContents with page numbers  Contact details 2, Notice Board 3, Wordsearch 3, Letters 4, Covid-19 Support Group 6, District Councillor 8, Bottisham Medical Practice 9, Great Wilbraham PC 11, Great Wilbraham Primary School 12, Wilbrahams’ Environment Group 13, Untold Stories 14, Christmas tree collection 15, Positive Thinking 16, Speed Awareness Campaign 16, HGV’s 17, Photo competition 17, Over the Farm gate 18, St Nicholas Great Wilbraham Trust 18, Know Your Neighbour 19, Down to Earth on the Farm 19, Vegetable Flower and Produce Show 20, The Wilbrahams’ Choir 21, A View from the Garden 21, The Wilbrahams’ Memorial Hall 22, The Bird, the Bough and the Ivied Tree 23, Fr Miles Pateman 23, Tree Planting 24, WRPS 24, Red2Green 25, Wel-brahams 25, Gardening Club 26, Little Wilbraham & Six Mile Bottom PC 27, Regular advertisers 27, Beer Delivery 28

Issue Warbler Winter 2020

Contents with page numbers Public Service Contact Details 4, Editorial 5, Letters 6, Notice Board 7, Great Wilbraham Parish Council 9, Wilbrahams and Six Mile Bottom Covid Support Group 11, Great Wilbraham Primary School 12, Wilbrahams Winter Wonder Walk 13, The Wilbrahams’ Memorial Hall 14, Bottisham Medical Practice Patients’ Group 17, Lighting the Star 19, Working to protect your countryside during a pandemic 20, Little Wilbraham & Six Mile Bottom Parish Council 23, Lucy Fraser MP 23, The Lockdown Tapestries 25, Activities in the play area and recreation ground 26, Halloween 27, In Memoriam Richard and Angela Wright 29, In Memoriam Cynthia Florence Jean Plumb 30, Advent Thoughts 31, What would you ask Father Christmas? 32, The Wilbraham Bridgers 35, Over the farm gate 37, Know Your Neighbour: a series of talks 38, Wilbrahams’ Environment Group 39, Wilbrahams’ Gardening Club 40, RENEW 41, Winter Wellbeing 43, A view from the garden 44, Down to Earth on the Farm 45, The St Nicholas Great Wilbraham Trust 46, Patchwork and Quilting Group 47, The Wilbrahams’ Choir 47, Who looks after St Nicholas Church? 49, Keeping it Local 50, Social Work; Past, Present and Future 54, Speed Awareness Campaign 54, The Children’s Society 55, Crossword 59, Advertisers 60, Community Group Contact Details 61, Bus Timetable, 3 & 18 62.

Issue Warbler Autumn 2020

Image from the front coverContents with page numbers Public Service Contact Details 4, Editorial 5, Letters 6, Notice Board 8, Great Wilbraham Parish Council 9, Wilbrahams’ Gardening Club 10, Little Wilbraham & Six Mile Bottom Parish Council 11, Great Wilbraham Primary School 13, PTFA – Piece of Cake 14, The Wilbrahams’ Memorial Hall 16, Annual Photographic Competition 19, Untold Stories 20, Wilbrahams/City Centre Commuter Bus is Back 23 , Bottisham Carpet Bowls 23, Cricket 24, Country Music 25, Speed Awareness Campaign 27, Safer Cycling Routes from the Wilbrahams 30, Cloudburst 32, Swifts in the Wilbrahams 35, Over the Farm gate 36, The St Nicholas Great Wilbraham Trust 37, Emerging from Lockdown 39, Bottisham Medical Practice Patients’ Group 40, The Farmers’ Market 42, Go gently my friend 45, NECAP not knee-cap 46, Wilbrahams’ Social Club 48, The Doorstep Vegetable, Flower and Produce Show 2020 49, Global Warming – Clutching at Straws 51, Lucy Fraser MP 54, Food for Our Future 55, The Wilbrahams’ Choir 57, The Future of the Carpenters’ Arms 58, Crossword 59, Advertisers 60, Community Group Contact Details 61, Bus Timetable, 3 & 18 62.

Issue Summer 2020

Contents with page numbers Letters 2, Bottisham Medical Practice 3, Covid-19 Support Group 4, The Wilbrahams' Memorial Hall 4, Cambridge Open Studios 5, Down to Earth on the Farm 6, Sleeping through Lockdown 7, Great Wilbraham Primary School 8, A View from the Garden 9, Patchwork & Quilting Group 9, Conservation Farming 10, Great Wilbraham Parish Council 11,Vegetable Flower and Produce Show 12, Untold Stories 13, The Wilbrahams' Choir 14, District Councillor 15, Chapel Dental 15, Over the Farm gate 16, Lockdown Tapestries 16, Speed Awareness Campaign 17, Floral Kaleidoscopes 17, River, River 18, St Nicholas Great Wilbraham Trust 18, Crossword 19, Accordion awards for Jeremy 19, Stephen goes arty 19, The Future of the Carpenters' Arms 19, Contact details 20.

Issue Spring 2020

Contents with page numbers Public Service Contact Details 4, Editorial 5, Letters 6, Great Wilbraham Parish Council 9, Patchwork & Quilting 11, Great Wilbraham Primary School 12, Warbler Competition 13, The Wilbrahams’ Memorial Hall 16, Wilbrahams’ Social Club 18, Urgent Concerns for all patients of Bottisham Medical Practice 19, Wilbrahams’ Gardening Club 20, In Memoriam Robin Johnson 21, The Wilbrahams’ Environmental Group 22, Wilbrahams, Six Mile Bottom and Fulboum Over 60 Club 23, The Future of the Carpenters’ Arms 23, Over the Farm gate 25, Untold Stories 27, Scrabble 30, Speed Awareness Campaign 30, Less Waste, Less Plastic at Less Cost 31, See, Hear, Taste, and Remember 31, A View from the Garden 33, Calendar 33/37, Down to Earth on the Farm 39, Cricket 40, Mental Health 41, Lucy Fraser MP 42, We are unique in Cambridgeshire 43, Prince Charles would surely approve 44, Turning a blind eye to pollution 45, The Wilbrahams’ Choir 47, The Wilbrahams Film Club 49, Spotted Fly catchers 50, Wilbrahams’ Winter Walk 51, Wilbrahams’ WI 53, Auto Garage to Funeral Service 54, Wilbrahams’ River Protection Society 55, Exercising Everyday 56, La Boheme at the Memorial Hall 57, Six Mile Bottom Sports and Social Club 59, Country Music 60, Italian Night 61, The Wilbrahams and Six Mile Bottom Vegetable, Flower and Produce Show 2020 63, Crossword 67, Advertisers 68, Community Group Contact Details 69, Bus Timetable, 3 & 18.

Issue Winter 2019

Winter 2019

Contents                                                         Page

Public Service Contact Details 4 Editorial 5 Letters 6 Great Wilbraham Parish Council 9 Little Wilbraham Parish Council 11 Great Wilbraham Primary School 13 PTFA  14 Great Wilbraham Village Post Office & Shop 15 Give a gift Twice this Christmas 16 Playground Opens, The Wilbrahams’ Memorial Hall 17 Wilbrahams’ Autumn Food & Craft Fair Sept 2019 21 Wilbrahams’ Social Club 22 Wilbrahams, Six Mile Bottom and Fulbourn Over 60 Club 23 The Future of the Carpenters’ Arms 24 St. Nicholas’ Tower project 25 Bottisham Medical Practice Patients’ Group 27 Wilbraham River Protection Society 29 Countryside Matters! 31 Untold Stories 32 Calendar 36/37 The St Nicholas Great Wilbraham Trust 39 Wilbrahams 2020 Calendar 39 Climate Change 40 Over the Farm Gate 42 The Day We Dropped a Clapper 43 Grand Opera at the Memorial Hall 44 The Wilbrahams Film Club 45 Frailty and Healthy Movement 46 The Wilbrahams’ Bridge Club : The Wilbrahams’ Choir 47 Getting to Know the Parishes 48 A View from the Garden 49 Cricket 51 Country Music 52 Carol singing 53 A14 update 55 Church Graffiti Protection from Witches 56 Christmas 57 Church Repairs 58 Wilbrahams’ WI 59 The Wilbrahams’ Collection 59 Six Mile Bottom Sports and Social Club 61 Co-op Local Community Fund 63 The Big Conversation 65 Crossword 67 Advertisers 68 Community Group Contact Details 69 Bus Timetable, 3 & 18  70  

Issue Autumn 2019

Autumn 2019Contents Public Service Contact Details 4 Editorial 5 Letters 6 Martha Cunningham - Most Courageous Child 7 Untold Stories 9 Table Tennis 12 Great Wilbraham Parish Council 13 Scrabbling 14 The Wilbrahams' Youth Group 15 The Wilbrahams' Photographic Group 15 The Wilbrahams’ Memorial Hall 17 Bottisham Medical Practice Patients’ Group 19 Great Wilbraham Primary School 21 A View from the Garden 23 Little Wilbraham Parish Council, Little Wilbraham Feast 25 A Playground and a Path 26 Wilbraham River Water Levels Down 27 The Wilbrahams' Play Reading Group 27 Open Gardens Day 29 Another Award for the Warbler 30 Climate and Weather Changes 31 Well-brahams Mental Health & Well-being Group 32 Calendar 34/35 Wilbrahams Raise over £1500 for The Children’s Society 37 The Wilbrahams’ Bridge Club 38 RENEW Church 39 The Wilbrahams Film Club 40 The Wilbrahams’ Gardening Club 41 Local Botanical Artist Wins Silver Gilt in London 41 A Swift Update 43 The Wilbrahams and Six Mile Bottom Vegetable, Flower and Produce Show 44 WI Summer Supper Success 47 Climate Emergency? 48 Country Music 53 PTFA 53 Six Mile Bottom Sports and Social Club 54 Wilbrahams, Six Mile Bottom and Fulbourn Over 60 Club 55 Diagnosis Confirmed 57 From our District Councillor 58 From Tree to Bell Stay 58 Cycling Safety 61 Crossword 63 Advertisers 64 Community Group Contact Details 65 Bus Timetable, 3 & 18 66

Issue Summer 2019

Summer 2019  Contents   Page Public Service Contact Details   4 Editorial   5 Letters   6 Scrabbling   9 The Wilbrahams’ Memorial Hall   10 Great Wilbraham Primary School   13 Great Wilbraham Parish Council   16 Church Porches and Porch Doors   19 A View from the Garden   21 Untold Stories   22 The Wilbrahams’ Community Choir   24 Over the farm gate   25 The Hole in the Wall   27 Speed Awareness Campaign   29 Cambridge Past, Present and Future   29 Bell Ringing   30 Wilbrahams, Six Mile Bottom and Fulbourn Over 60 Club   31 The Wilbrahams' Social Club   32 Calendar   34/35 Little Wilbraham & Six Mile Bottom Parish Council   37 Conservation Agriculture   37 Bottisham Medical Practice Patients’ Group   39 Country Music   40 The Grand Duke   41 Family Fun Day   42 The Little Wilbraham Feast is Back   43 The Wilbrahams Film Club   45 The Wilbrahams and Six Mile Bottom Vegetable, Flower and Produce Show   46 Well-brahams Mental Health & Well-being Group   48 The Wilbrahams’ Gardening Club   49 Medical Transport raises £250 for MAGPAS   51 Cricket : Early Onset Optimism   51 The Little Wilbraham’s Playspace   52 Cambridge Open Studios   54 Weenie Warblers baby & toddler group   56 Bin It Don't Fling It   56 Hazardous Duty for our Postman, Bill   57 That Guy on Television   59 Six Mile Bottom Sports and Social Club   61 Baa Baa Black Bags 25 bags full   62 Crossword   63 Advertisers   64 Community Group Contact Details   65 Bus Timetable, 3 & 18   66