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Forthcoming Events

Rooksdown Community Association AGM

26 May 2015 at 10:18

All are welcome to attend the Annual General Meeting of Rooksdown Community Association

Monday 29th June


in the Community Centre

Summer Fair Sunday 5th July

26 May 2015 at 10:16

Dog Show Classes

Prettiest bitch / Best dog (male)
Best rescue
Best cross breed
Best pair (dog and owner)
Best dressed
Best in show (winners of above categories)


Garden on a plate
Entries must be on a plate no bigger than 30 cm in diameter.

Cake in a box
Entries must be no bigger than a shoe box and will be judged purely on design.

Picture of the Watertower
Entries must be no bigger than A3 and can be in any medium (No photographs).


Each competition has three children’s age ranges:
Five years old and under
Six to eleven years old
Twelve to 16 years old
And one adult:
Sixteen years and above

Exhibits must be staged between 11:00 hrs and 11:30 hours on Sunday 5th July in the Community Centre and must not be removed until after 3pm.

Entries will be judged by public vote.

Harold Hillier Gardens Club 55 trip

26 May 2015 at 10:05

The next trip for Rooksdown's over 55 club is:

Harold Hillier Gardens
Leaving the Community Centre at 10am
Returning between 3pm & 3.30pm

Wednesday 27th May

Spaces still available.

To book please call the Community Association office on 01256 869626

Kindly supported by a grant from the Rooksdown Parish Council

Book Keeper and Accountant needed

9 February 2015 at 09:49

Rooksdown Community Association is looking for a book keeper and accountant due to our long standing Treasurer standing down we are looking for someone with finance skills to take over the day to day finance role.

You will work with our Trustees, and support the organisation by carrying out financial transactions and ensuring they are legal, constitutional and within accepted accounting practice, keeping proper records and that effective financial procedures are in place, monitoring and reporting on the financial health of the organisation, and producing necessary financial reports/returns, accounts and audits.

To express your interest and arrange an informal conversation contact the Community Office on:

01256 869626 or email

Rooksdown Summer Fayre 5th July

13 April 2015 at 10:49

If you are interested in having a stall at Rooksdown's Summer Fayre on Sunday 5th July then please contact our events team at:

Volunteering in Rooksdown

9 February 2015 at 09:40

Do you have some spare time, Rooksdown Community Association would love to hear from you.

  • Help organising an event
  • Helping out with a larger event i.e. Summer Fayre
  • Become a committee member
  • Fundraising by helping with the RDYC Car Wash as an example
  • Deliver the Rooksdown Reporter in your road

  • If you would like to make a volunteer please contact us on

    Blossom Day Nursery

    1 December 2013 at 21:38

    Check out the day nursery website on to see what services we offer.

    Places are limited please book your child's hours as soon as you can.

    For earlier news entries, please see the blog:

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