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Castell Alun School PTA

Castell Alun School is fundraising for a minibus!

Races Night on 15th July cancelled due to insufficient support

At the start of 2016 Castell Alun’s new PTA became a registered charity – Castell Alun Friends’ Association (CAFA).

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Flintshire Sews

Flintshire Sews for Dress a Girl around the World – UK

First Meeting of Flintshire Sews Group in Hope Church Hall
The first sewers meet in Hope Church Hall

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Local Heritage Articles by David Healey

Remembering the Anti-Tithe Commotion

Guided tours of both Caergwrle Castle and the village recommenced during August. With the help of Sophie, our eldest granddaughter, aged 10, it has been possible to add an element of costumed drama to the event. One episode which we particularly enjoyed was an activity which we developed to represent the local protest which took place against the collection of tithes.

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HOPE COMMUNITY LIBRARY

HOPE COMMUNITY LIBRARYLATEST NEWS

It has been an eventful few months since Hope library was saved from closure. In May 2016 management was transferred to a partnership between Castell Alun High School and the Friends of Hope Community library (FoHCL) and since then has maintained regular openings with professional support from the school library service supplemented by volunteers.

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Hope's Park in the Past

SUCCESS IN SECURING THE FAGL LANE QUARRY SITE TO CREATE A “PARK IN THE PAST

Over the past few years a group of residents, led by Mr Paul Harston, has worked hard to bring the disused quarry site on Fagl Lane into public use, so it was with great pleasure that Paul and his colleagues recently made the following announcement:A view over the Fagl Lane Quarry looking to Hope Mountain Photograph of the park taken from an original by Delwyn Ellis

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Exploring the past - old pictures etc

This section contains copies of some old postcards and we hope to add to it over time; if you have any pictures or information you think would be interesting to other readers then we would be very pleased to receive them.

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New Photographs of the Parish Church

We thought you would enjoy these pictures of the Parish Church taken by Raymond Jones of Penyffordd.

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