Mickleover” – it’s a simple name, a simple concept. Established with the
aim of binding together our ever-expanding suburb to keep that ‘village’
feel, we’re a mixed bunch of folk. Some are members of local clubs or
churches. Others work in or own local shops and businesses. Several have
children attending our nurseries and schools, others teach those children. All
of us have a vested interest in Mickleover as a community and that’s why
we’re coming together.
have already run many events which have brought the Mickleover Community
together to enjoy themselves.
also campaign to improve the environment of Mickleover, with a current emphasis
on removing the longstanding eyesore of the derelict garage site on the corner
of Limes Avenue
you want to register for the Mickleover Giant Water Slide on 7th
September, please email email@example.com
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may well have noticed us already. Your children might have participated in our
Bunny Hunt at Easter, both last year and this year..
| And several thousand of you joined us at the Mickleover
British Legion on Bank Holiday Monday 4th June 2012, for our fun-packed
Mickleover Diamond Jubilee Fête and for the Village Fetes
September both in both 2012 and 2013 we organised the Great Mickleover Scarecrow Festival.
were over 50 entries both years and it was very popular in the village
October each year we have held a Pumpkin Carving event in the Community centre
attracted many families who came to enjoy themselves together
You will have seen a
difference in Mickleover this Christmas through the efforts of Our
Last year, there was a Christmas Tree at the Parade, a life size Nativity Scene at the Community
Centre and trees in the area illuminated illuminated for the festive
period. The festivities to for the lights switch-on a Band, other
entertainment and Carol Singing.
The festivities for
Christmas 2013 were on Sunday 1st December, when the centre of the village
was closed to traffic to make room for a Christmas Market, Funfair,
entertainment, refreshments, Carol SInging and other attractions, and the
switching on of the new improved Christmas lights and Fireworks. It was a
great success and was attended by an estimated 5000 people. Some
pictures of the event are shown below and more information is on our
In Autumn 2012 the volunteers planted
Daffodil bulbs, funded by the Neighbourhood Board.
See the improvement to the centre of
this is just the beginning. Our Mickleover have some really exciting events
planned for the entire community in 2013
Some Dates for your
Bunny Hunt - Week
26th May - Summer Fair
21st - 28th September
- Scarecrow Festival
30th November -
Mickleover Christmas Lights Switch-on
sure to bookmark this web page to get the very latest news and information about
Our Mickleover and the events we are organizing.
|If you would like further details about Our Mickleover or our forthcoming
events or you have ideas of your own for potential activities, or if you’d
simply like to join us, please get in contact or come along to our next meeting.
We look forward to meeting you!
further information please contact
Lewis - 07714205229 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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