Peasedown St John Community Associationheld its third Baby and Maternity Nearly New Sale on Saturday at Beacon Hall inthe village. The sale saw hoards oflocals seek out the great bargains that were on offer from parents clearing outunwanted, but good condition nearly new baby and toddler clothes, toys andequipment. Refreshments were also onoffer, with delicious cakes from 'My Little Cupcake' as well smoothies made bylocal Parish Councillors Neil and Sam Hopkins.
The sale had added interest for parentsand prospective parents with the presence of Laurel Farm Kindergarten stall whowere kept busy painting children faces in any number of different guises. Peasedown Primary School were also sellingsecond hand school uniform for the older children.
The volunteers of the CommunityAssociation are organising a number of different events at Beacon Hall thisyear with the aim of raising money to support new facilities for the hallwhilst giving locals events they enjoy. They include a plant and cake sale (12th May), a fashion show(15th May) where you can buy high-street clothes at bargain prices,and movies showings of Jane Eyre (5th May) and Brassed Off (20thMay) as part of Bath Film Festival Community Cinema. Further details are available on the BeaconHall website (www.beaconhall.org.uk). The next Baby & Maternity Sale will beheld on 13th October. If yourhouse is bursting at the seams why not book a table now? They are £12 and canbe booked by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org.