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Book 20
(03/01/2003 to 02/09/2005)



Index to Newspaper Scrap-Book
1 03-Jan-03 Floods in Guildford. Water engulfs Bedford Rd carpark & residents in Normandy used sandbags from Council's emergency supply.
2 13-Dec-02 The Canadians Veterans Association are to plant a tree in Mark's Meadow, Normandy.
2 06-Dec-02 Obituary of Doug Roberts
3 17-Jan-03 Notice by S.C.C. Borough of Guildford of a "proposed imposition of a 40 m.p.h.speed limit on part of Westwood Lane, Wanborough.
3 07-Feb-03 Town & County Planning Act 1990 proposed development of land at East Wyke Farm.
3 21-Feb-03 T.V. celebrity Charlie Dimmock will be the guest of honour at the opening of the Normandy Therapy Garden in April.
3 07-Feb-03 Joy Wright was killed at the junction of Hunts Hill Rd & Glaziers Lane (June 2002). Car collided & rolled into path of oncoming coach.
4 28-Feb-03 Ian Richards underlining his Hyundai dealership link with Normandy Cricket Club unveiled a kit sponsorship deal.
4 28-Feb-03 The Guildford "O" Gauge Group Model Railway Club are back again in Normandy. Now in the new village hall.
5 25-Apr-03 S.C.C. is expected to make a decision on May 14 regarding planning permission be given to establish concrete recycling centre Elm Hill.
6 25-Apr-03 Handbill for Gala Opening of new Normandy village hall on Saturday 17 May. An evening of musical entertainment & dancing arranged by Trustees and Management Committee.
6 06-Jun-03 Cricket. Surrey Championship Premier Division. General comments on Normandy teams. Cheam beat Normandy.
7 13-Jun-03 Test legends at Normandy.
7 20-Jun-03 Cricket. Premier Division. Malden Wanderers v Normandy. Win for village by 24 runs.
7 20-Jun-03 The plans for a concrete recycling centre in Normandy have been scrapped.
8 20-Jun-03 Cricket. Sutton v Normandy. Normandy won by 127 runs.
8 20-Jun-03 Complaint re the length of the grass in St Mark's churchyard
9 18-Jul-03 Cricket. David Jones hits a century but Normandy is beaten by six wickets by the champions, Wimbledon.
10 25-Jul-03 The biography of Admiral Sir James Stirling who married Ellen Mangles of Woodbridge in Guildford. His family leased Henley Park.
10 26-Sep-03 Kathleen & Fred Lawrence celebrate sixty years of married life.
11 10-Oct-03 Application seeking outline permission to demolish St Mary's Church in Glaziers Lane has been recommended for approval by GBC.
11 10-Oct-03 Proposed that homes should be built on the site of St Mary's Church. Decision will be made by planning committee on Tuesday.
11 17-Oct-03 Burglars have targeted six businesses in Henley Park, ransacking them & stealing four cars.
11 31-Oct-03 Residents have objected to the number of affordable houses proposed for the site on Manor Fruit Farm in Glazier's Lane.
11 13-Oct-03 Toastmaster Tony Forward has been elected President of the National Association Of Toastmasters. Lives in Normandy.
11 07-Nov-03 Amphetamines & cannabis with street value of £10,000 were discovered in woodland between Cobbetts Hill & Aldershot Rd last week.
11 07-Nov-03 There is to be an end to HGV accessing former car park at Henley Park. Current lease expires in November & is not being renewed.
12 14-Nov-03 Old Hall cottages, a small development of eight cottage style homes on the edge of Normandy. Prices start at £200,000.
12 23-Jan-04 SCC Guildford Local Committee is to hold a meeting in the village hall. This is an effort to be more accessible to the public.
12 23-Jan-04 Twelve affordable homes on the Manor Fruit Farm site in Glaziers Lane have been given the "go ahead".
13 23-Jan-04 Transport Chiefs are wanting resident's views for a traffic scheme for Normandy.
13 20-Feb-04 30 year old John Kitchen from Kent died in a fireball when his car crashed into the bridge in Westwood Lane.
13 30-Jan-04 Ten year old Olivia Alcock of Glaziers Lane had a story published in "Girl Talk" magazine.
14 27-Feb-04 PC James Morgan suffered injuries to his back & legs when he fell through a manhole cover in Guildford Rd, Normandy.
15 02-Apr-04 Notice of Borough Council Tax 2004 - 2005.
15 02-Apr-04 Normandy Scouts have launched a campaign to raise £20,000 by end of year to renovate their building. £60,000 needed. They hope to gain remaining £4,000 from grants.
15 09-Apr-04 Guide Dogs for the Blind Assoc: is organising a "Blind Drive" in aid of charity. Held on private land at Transport Research Lab in Crowthorne.
16 12-Mar-04 Soldiers from the 1st Battalion Coldstream Guards got to work making raised beds in Normandy Therapy Garden.
17 03-Sep-04 Cricket. Premier league - Weybridge v Normandy. Won by Weybridge, the champion side.
17 03-Sep-04 50 years ago a BEA helicopter developed gearbox trouble & landed on a village green at Normandy, Surrey.
17 17-Sep-04 Neighbours of Therapy Garden objected to hoisting of flag on 6 m. pole on grounds of noise pollution. Parish Council had given permission.
18 17-Sep-04 Surrey Advertiser "comment" on the laughable action of 23 Normandy residents writing to Council re erection of flag by Therapy Garden.
18 17-Sep-04 A new sweeping machine has begun rounds in Normandy, Tongham & Ash.
18 17-Sep-04 There will be a talk on a range of drug related issues given by Charlie Kendal, a former drug squad officer.
18 05-Nov-04 Fatal risk due to railway neglect. A "whistleblower" has pointed out areas of track in Guildford area,(including Wanborough)needing repair.
19 01-Oct-04 The Community Therapy Garden wins a gold medal in this years "Guildford in Bloom" competition.
19 14-Jan-05 A pen & ink drawing of the Great Barn of Wanborough by John Baker in 1975 is on view at Guildford House Gallery.
20 14-Jan-05 The Therapy Garden is holding a fund raising day on April 9th.
20 15-Jul-05 Cricket. Normandy v Dulwich. A five wicket win for Normandy
21 15-Jul-05 Cricket. A new look for a fresh campaign.
21 15-Jul-05 Surrey Championship comment.
22 15-Jul-05 Flora Doris Cup final. Normandy recaptures the Cup.
22 15-Jul-05 Normandy v Spencer. A win for Normandy.
23 22-Jul-05 Cricket. Normandy v Banstead. A 45 run defeat for Normandy.
23 20-May-05 Pauline Fox, licensee of the Duke of Normandy was the first person to be awarded a personal liquor licence.
24 05-Aug-05 Cricket. Championship Premier. Esher v Normandy. A win for Normandy.
24 12-Aug-05 Cricket. Championship Premier. Reigate Priory v Normandy. A win for Reigate who if they beat Dulwich will win Castle Lager C.P Div: table.
25 26-Aug-05 Cricket. Normandy v Wimbledon. Win for Wimbledon, in spite of Jim Clutterbuck's 140 runs.
26 02-Sep-05 Normandy Therapy Garden to be included in the National Gardens Scheme Yellow Book.

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