Spring Newsletter 2016

SHOP NEWS – SPRING 2016

Maybe this is being a bit over-optimistic but with May upon us, I was expecting some warmth in the air. And yes … it has finally arrived! Let’s hope an upturn in the weather is a sure sign for a wonderful summer’s trading at the …

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December 2015 Newsletter

Festive greetings everyone,

It is always pleasing to send good news at the end of the year and on behalf of the management committee, I want to remind everyone of the highlights of 2015 and why we remain relevant and vital to our community here in Ascott.

We have:

  • Passed …
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Winter 2015 Newsletter

You know Christmas is around the corner when the John Lewis advertisement hits the screens! In this edition of the Shop Newsletter, we look ahead to OUR Christmas.

Finances

At our recent volunteers’ evening we were able to show a contrast of our performance from 2012-2015. With all our collective …

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Autumn 2015 Newsletter

With the Strictly hopefuls about to strut their stuff, we in the shop, also intend to put our best foot forward as we shimmy and shake towards Christmas!

Finances

Since the last newsletter where we were hitting £3000 each week, the summer has seen an unexpected dip in sales compared …

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Summer 2015 Newsletter

Welcome to the first newsletter from the new management committee. On behalf of Sally, Stuart, Mark, Bridgette our manager and myself, John we are looking forward to another memorable year for the village shop.

On Tuesday July 7th we met as a new management team at the Wychwood Golf Club …

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August 2014 Newsletter

Summer greetings from your new committee. We hope you are enjoying some fine weather, firing up the BBQ, with plentiful supplies from the shop of course!

As a reminder we are: Bridgette Crundwell, Shop Manager; Rosemary Dawbarn, Secretary and Training; Stuart Fox, Accounts & Contracts; Matt Timms, Communications; Mark Tribe, Personnel …

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May 2014 Newsletter

Chairman's Bit.

We advertised the role of Shop Manager and having had no applicants from among the volunteers or village, the Management Committee are delighted to announce the appointment of Bridgette Crundwell to the new position of Shop Manager, which she will officially start on June 1st. This is an …

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March 2014 Newsletter

News from the Management Team

The key piece of news this month is the decision to go ahead with recruiting a Shop Manager. Both committees I have been involved with had this as an objective but couldn't find the funds. Debbie's decision to leave coupled with us being able to …

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January 2014 Newsletter

Hello Everyone, it's Debra here and I've offered to help Richard with the Shop Newsletter, so 'bear with' as they say on television!! Yes, this one is a joint effort, hopefully next month Debra can do most of it, so Debra, Well Done and thanks from me too! Richard.

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December 2013 Newsletter

Management Team

I hope you may have noticed our Mission Statement, displayed on the spirit stand. These objectives will underpin all our strategies from now on.

Sadly, I have to report that Paul Jackson and now Richard Smith have left our management team. Paul and the marketing team played a …

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