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Jan

What community space do we need in Ramsey?

by Val Fendley

Community Indoor Space Following our community consultation there appeared to be a need for additional ‘indoor space’ for certain activities/groups. These included… A central social/drop-in space for young people A central social/drop-in space for families with young children Groups requiring permanent bases (not space they have to hire by the hour) Equipment storage Since the Read more >

11

Jan

Molly Dancers – a rural tradition explained

by Ann Cuthbert

Ramsey’s Plough Monday – a rural, Fenland tradition explained.       Ouse Washes Molly Dancers at the Jolly Sailor, Ramsey on Plough Sunday January 11th 2016     “Molly Dances developed in East Anglia: these dances were performed in January, as part of the Plough Monday celebrations. It was the custom for local farmhands Read more >

26

Nov

Community spirit alive and well

by Val Fendley

I have had the privilege of working with the Ramsey community for the past 10 years. Like many of you, as well as working locally I also volunteer. I really think it is our sense of community spirit and volunteering that represents the best of Ramsey, both in town and throughout the villages. As I Read more >