Sutton Bridge centre to host its first Christmas Gift and Craft Fair

08:00 26 November 2012

The Allsorts Craft Group during a meeting at The Curlew Centre.

The Allsorts Craft Group during a meeting at The Curlew Centre.

Archant

MORE than 50 stalls will fill The Curlew Centre, in Sutton Bridge, as it holds its first Christmas Gift and Craft Fair on Saturday.

The centre, opened in December last year, will hold the event from 11am-4pm and organisers say the response from artists has been overwhelming.

Alan Barber, chairman of the Sutton Bridge Community Centre Fund (SBCCF), which runs the centre, said: “We are all really pleased with the response and we’re sure this will be a successful event.

“With this number of stalls, it should be a great place to come for gifts. It’s nice so many crafts people from the area have decided to attend.”

The Allsorts Craft Group, which meets at the centre on the second Thursday of every month from 1-4pm, is holding an exhibition at the fair and refreshments will be on offer.

The centre, on Bridge Road, is also holding an “Evening of Strictly Wonderful Dancing” on December 14 and a New Year’s Eve party, with a band, hosted by SBCCF.

The £25 New Year’s Eve ticket includes a buffet and doors open at 7.30pm. For tickets, e-mail bookings@thecurlewcentre.co.uk or text “ticket” to 07865 092953.

For more information visit www.thecurlewcentre.co.uk or to hire the centre for a party contact 01406 351122.

0 comments

More news stories

54 minutes ago
Marshland High School, West Walton

A group of Fenland school students returned home late last night after being trapped in France for an extra 24 hours following a strike by French ferry workers which closed the port of Calais.

11:31

Trains had to be stopped after a grass verge in March caught fire last night.

Yesterday, 23:41
Memorial celebration to remember Huntingdon student Rony John,

As the Fens and the rest of Cambridgeshire prepares for the hottest day of the year – and probably the hottest for a decade- a stark warning has been issued to stay out of unsafe waterways.

08:59
Neale Wade Academy Sports Transition Festival. Picture: ROB MORRIS

More than 250 year six pupils from schools across Fenland embraced a variety of sports and met a World Championship medal winning sprinter at the Neale-Wade Sports Festival.

Most read stories

Most commented stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Cambs Times e-edition today E-edition