Aladdin 2015

The amazingly successful 2015 Cople Pantomime of Aladdin led by Julia Moore and Miles Tetley has, as always, received some astonishing press reviews. Miles has compiled just a few of these here Plus the nominees and the winner of the Eric Morecambe Award for Oration are here Finally the photographs ...
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Cople Parish Council Website

Cople Parish Council now have their own web site. This will now contain full details of the council and their documents which includes the Neighbourhod Plan for Cople(under the NEWS & INFORMATION section) and Parish Council Meeting minutes (under the FILES section) www.copleparishcouncil.bedsparishes.gov.uk ...
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Cyber Crime

Ctl + Rpt + Del Cybercrime

Bedfordshire Police are urging residents and businesses to be be aware of, and not fall victim, to Cybercrime “We have called our campaign [Ctrl] +[Rpt] +[Del] because we want people to take control of the information and images they put online to protect themselves from scams, phishing and harassment; report ...
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Wheels in Motion

Bedfordshire Rural Communities Charity (BRCC) is providing new transport facilities in Bedford Borough to help over 65s and those with a disability to travel and meet social, recreational or other engagements. More details from http://voluntaryworks.org/brcc/wheels-motion, call Amy Baker on 01234 345558 or email amyb@bedsrcc.org.uk Download details from here (PDF) ...
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Chimney Sweeps

The Cople web site receives a lot of junk e-mail shots asking me to give them a free mention of their wonderful product. Most go straight into the bin. But I have just had one that makes a little sense and told me things I did not know. There is ...
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Stairway to Heaven

Many residents will fondly remember Rev. Christopher Huitson, vicar of Cople in the 1970s-80s. Their son Toby, still no stranger to Cople, has written and had published “Stairway to Heaven”. Subtitled The Functions of Medieval Upper Spaces, the book covers those fascinating and curious places in the church that we ...
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2001 Census Data

The link to the 2001 Census data compiled and written about by Ged Peeke in the May 2014 Cople News can be found in the About Cople Page ...
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Cinderella

The Cople Players presented their first pantomime at the Cople Village Hall on the 28th/29th March 2014 Produced by Julia Moore and Fran Moore. Script and director was Miles Tetly. It was a brilliant success and enjoyed by all. Proceeds were divided between the Friends of Cople Church and BeCHar ...
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Water Butt

As at November 2013 a limited number of water butts are available to Bedford Borough residents this winter. Bedford Borough Council, in partnership with Straight plc, is offering 190 litre Water Butt Kits for the special price of £30 plus £5.49 delivery charge. A saving of £9.98 on the usual ...
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Cople Festival 1971

In 1971 Cople had their own grand festival for no particual reason other than to celebrate Cople. Although they did also take the opportunity to raise funds for the new Village Hall and the Church. Recently Bob Parrish found, amongst his late mother’s possessions, the programme from this festival. He ...
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