Local Events

WHAT ARE YOU LOOKING AT?

WHAT ARE YOU LOOKING AT?

  • 27 Jan 2017
  • Local Events, Out and About, Overbury Farms

As we creep into February it’s time to get those binoculars out and the curtains twitching. There are two events that the Overbury team will be taking part in, and maybe you could too?


Magical Maypole

Magical Maypole

  • 2 Jun 2016
  • Local Events, Overbury Church of England First School and Grasshoppers Nursery, Overbury Estate

Tradition plays a huge role Overbury.  One of the loveliest traditions – which has been held in Overbury for as long as anyone can remember and continues to this day – is the Maypole dancing. Maypole dancing has been around since Medieval times with some mention of it going back as early as the Iron Age.  Whilst its true...


Overbury Street Market 2015

Overbury Street Market 2015

  • 15 Jul 2015
  • Local Events, Overbury Estate

Saturday 11th July saw the 37th Street Market at Overbury. The weather was glorious and we estimate that some 800 visitors came to browse the many stalls. We had Toff Milway on his stall ‘Throw a Wobbly’ helping people to throw a pot on his potter’s wheel. The very talented Katie Hough was selling her beautiful pictures and also very kindly...


Going, Going... Gone!

Going, Going... Gone!

  • 22 Jun 2015
  • Local Events, Overbury Estate, Property Showcases

After renovations, two lucky families are about to move into their new homes (both with interesting histories). Our talented building team have been busy working at The Old Shop in Overbury over the last few months and this property has now been completely renovated, ready for new tenants to enjoy. On Friday 19th June we held an Open Event for...


Lambing Live 2015

Lambing Live 2015

  • 21 Apr 2015
  • Fundraising, Local Events, Overbury Farms

Overbury Farms Lambing Live event took place on Sunday 19th April 2015.  It was a chilly but dry day and the car park soon filled up. The tractor and trailer rides proved very popular and made trip after trip up to the lambing sheds. Some lucky visitors got to see a lamb being born.  At one point our Shepherd Reg had to step in and give a ewe...


Nursery Nativity!

Nursery Nativity!

  • 16 Dec 2014
  • Local Events, Overbury Church of England First School and Grasshoppers Nursery, Overbury Estate

On Tuesday 9th December the children from Grasshoppers Nursery performed the nativity for family and friends at St Faith's Church, Overbury.  It had everything a nativity should have: We had Mary and Joseph, and of course some cheeky donkeys... We had some happy Kings on camels... and some not so happy.. There were also happy sheep and sad...


Carols at the Court

Carols at the Court

  • 12 Dec 2014
  • Local Events, Overbury Church of England First School and Grasshoppers Nursery, Overbury Estate

On Monday 8th December the children from Overbury Church of England First School and Grasshoppers Nursery entertained Overbury and Conderton residents, business owners and staff. They sang a lovely selection of Carols and Christmas songs around the fire pit while the audience were warmed by a glass of mulled wine, tea, coffee and delicious...


Race Night a huge success

Race Night a huge success

  • 28 Nov 2014
  • Fundraising, Local Events, Overbury Estate

A band of village residents from Overbury organised ‘A Night at the Races’ curry night for over 100 guests on Saturday, in order to raise much needed funds for St Faiths Church, Overbury. Hosted by Moonlighting, a National Events organiser based in the village, the evening was a roaring success, raising over £4,600 on the night. Thanks to the...


COCO Juicing Day 19th October 2014 - New Date

COCO Juicing Day 19th October 2014 - New Date

  • 6 Oct 2014
  • Local Events

COCO Juicing Day 19th October 2014 - New Date Sunday October 19th 2014 2.30pm - 4.00pm Due to the warmer weather the fruit has ripened sooner than expected, so please note the date change. The annual juicing event will now commence on Sunday 19th October at 2.30pm in the Lower Orchard, providing you with the opportunity to press and juice apples...


Overbury Street Market

Overbury Street Market

  • 22 Jul 2014
  • Fundraising, Local Events

Overbury Street Market made its annual appearance on Saturday 12th July 2014.  The sun shone and villagers and visitors turned up in their masses to fit in as much shopping and fundraising as possible in the space of just two hours!   The ‘Going for a Song’ tables were a hive of activity as purchasers haggled for the best price, from...