Normandy Picnic on the Green

Normandy Picnic on the Green   Saturday 21 August 3pm – 7pm        Come along with your picnic, blankets, chairs, family and friends.     The Parish Council and Normandy Shop & Cafe invite you to come along with your picnics, chairs, blankets, family, friends and neighbours.   A Pimm’s tent, cake sale, Parisian…

Launch of our Newsletter

July 2021 Newsletter We’ve just launched our Newsletter. Click on the image below to open it. We have just launched the first edition of our newsletter.  In this issue you will find: Your opportunity to help your community Update on the build What’s On Noticeboard We hope you enjoy reading it. Please let us know…

We’ve submitted our proposal to YourFund

We’ve submitted our proposal to YourFund Yes it’s in! The Management Committee have worked nonstop to submit the initial proposal through the YourFund portal. It took a lot of writing and collating numerous documents that need to accompany the proposal. A crucial element was to show the community support and we were inundated with comments…

Our first Annual General Meeting

Our first Annual General Meeting Taking place 13 July 2021 at 7.00pm Our Community Benefit Society has been up and running for over a year now, so we will be holding our first Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 13th July at 7:00pm. If you are a shareholder, you would have received notification of the AGM…

Work taking place over the summer

Work taking place over the summer We are currently looking at what produce and services will be available in our shop. We intend to cater for a wide customer base, with everyday essentials at everyday affordable prices and those extra things that will bring a little joy to your weekly shop. As we are looking…

What’s happening on Friday mornings?

What’s happening on Friday mornings? The Friday morning market which we set up is still going to be running into the Autumn. We’ve had great feedback and are working on how we can bring these produces into the shop. We’d like to thank the Parish Council for permitting us to set up the market at…

It’s all about connecting people …

It’s all about connecting people … Our aim is to connect the community and villagers who have different needs.  A frequent concern is how will some people access the shop if they have no transport or how they will manage carry their shopping home.  What will be in place? We are aiming to organise at…

We did it thanks to your support!

Community share offer exceeds target On Wednesday 14th April at 5pm, our community share offer on Crowdfunder closed with over £90,000 having been invested by residents, friends, families of, and visitors to, Normandy. This is a fantastic achievement! We knew that there is support for our venture across the whole community, but we are overwhelmed…