Bourton & District

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This page will be updated frequently with the latest news, new quizzes, poems, etc and more so please check back regularly to keep in touch.

All submissions and suggestions for publication will be gratefully received. Its your website so pass on your poems, pictures, stories or anything else to be posted on your site, to Dawn White Webmaster


The situation is constantly changing! Keep up-to-date with the The Third Age Trust's latest advice by following this link coronavirus advice.


Royal Mail and The Trading Standards Office are warning the public of this scam. Read more by clicking on the picture in the right-hand column.

We had a wonderful talk regarding scams & fraud. Please use this link to see the full booklet associated with this talk. The Little Book Of Big Scams.


This month's quiz "It Happened on Christmas Day" together with the answers to the previous quiz can be seen by clicking the link in the right-hand column.

All quizzes are anonymous. Priority is given to the publication of quizzes submitted by members but, if necessary, a new quiz will be selected from the internet, usually a free one published by Ken’s Quiz Co.


When the coronavirus lockdown struck us out of the blue in March 2020, we asked members to help us to provide a new source of entertainment and interest by submitting Short Stories, Poems, etc and stories of their experiences during this extraordinary period under the heading of ‘Living History’. We are grateful to members for their contributions, which can still be submitted via the webmaster. These continue to be updated from time to time and accessed by clicking on the links in the right-hand column.


The next Monthly Committee Meeting will be held on Monday 13th December at 10am, at George Moore Community Centre, Bourton-on-the-Water.


For information on how to use Zoom please follow the ZOOM Instructions link on the righthand side of this page.

... and FINALLY.....If any members would like to have "The Last Word" then please send in quotes, sayings or short stories (really short please.) to the Webmaster. They can be anonymous or credited as you wish.

... and THE LAST WORD this month

I just watched my dog chase it's tail for 5 minutes and I thought; Dogs are easily entertained. Then I realised , I was just watching my dog chase it's tail for 5 minutes!!