Mary Tavy Parish Council were recently awarded a grant of £1,249 from the Town & Parishes fund. The money has now been used to purchase a Public Access Defibrillator for the village. Located on the outside wall of Mary Tavy PO &Stores the device is available to anyone who has need of it.Mary Tavy Parish Council would like to thank West Devon Borough Council for awarding the grant. Greater thanks go to Martin and Tracey Bradford, owners of Mary Tavy PO & Stores for agreeing to locating the device on their wall. Please take the time to have a look next time you’re passing.
While most parishioners will be familiar with the arrangements for our Ceremony of Remembrance MTPC would like to ensure that the proceedings are smoothly and effectively carried out to the appropriate timescale.
Please open the attachment for the timetable for the Ceremony of Remembrance on Sunday 11th November 2018.
For more information see the attachment below or visit www.dartmooor.gov.uk
Would you like to become a volunteer for your own local Compassionate Neighbours Scheme?
Do you have experience in Health/Social Care or similar? If so, can you spare up to 2-3 hours a week?
We are now actively recruiting members of our community who feel able to help support individuals suffering from a long-term condition, a life-limiting illness, or approaching the end of life. The area covered will initially include Brentor, Mary Tavy, Lydford, Lewdown, and Chillaton.
For an informal chat, call Mark Alderson (Co-ordinator) on 01822 860799, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.bmcneighbours.org
Parts of the A386 will be closed over this period. For more information open the attachment.
Try to plan ahead to avoid the A386 road to Okehampton over these days.
Wednesday 3rd August 2016 from 11am to 3pm.
Artful Toddlers, supported by the Mary Tavy Jubilee Group and the Recreation Ground. In the kids Play Area and elsewhere in the Recreation Ground in Mary Tavy. ‘Part of National Play Day’.
A day full of fun activities and games for kids.
All the activities are FREE!
Bring a picnic and enjoy lunch with other families.
CHILDREN MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT WHO WILL REMAIN RESPONSIBLE FOR THEM.
6pm Tuesday 12th July
Two Shows Wednesday 13th July 2pm & 6pm
The whole school will be performing in The Button Box, a lighthearted journey around the world in song. Every child in the school has a part to play in this exciting musical based on the stories behind the special buttons found in Grandma’s button box.
The children will be performing at 6.00 pm on Tuesday 12th and Wednesday 13th July as well at a special matinee on Wednesday 13th July at 2.00 pm at Coronation Hall in Mary Tavy.
Tickets are available at the School £2 adults £1 for Children.
Contact: 01822 810384
Celebrate the Queens 90th Birthday with a ‘Cream Tea at the Chapel’
Join us on Saturday 11th June from 2pm until 4pm at the Mary Tavy Methodist Chapel.
Donations to Chapel Funds – All Welcome
Saturday 18th June 2016 at 7.30pm
Live on Stage at the Coronation Hall
A toe tapping lineup of the songs you all know and love from the musicals!
Bring your own wine and nibbles!
Get your tickets now from Mary Tavy Post Office.
Adults £5 concessions £4.
For more information contact Michelle on
Mary Tavy Spring Fayre welcomes the Vikings Spring Bank Holiday
Monday 30th May 12 noon until 4pm
This year, in addition to the Car Boot, Dog Show, Hog Roast, Vegetarian food, Beer Tent, myriad stalls, etc we are welcoming an invasion of Vikings. Look out for posters and advertisements nearer the time. If you would like to have a stall, please contact Jo Albon on 01822 810356, email@example.com