Public meetings and Events

As part of the ongoing celebrations of Westley Middle School's 35th Birthday, the school will be holding a family fun day this Saturday (10th March) at 2pm. This should be a great afternoon for the kids and a fantastic show of support.

We have other schools and parents donating their time and imagination to run free activity stalls, many of which are themed to represent the specialist subjects such as science, art, design & technology, music and sport which middle school children benefit from.

If you or your school or school PTA would like to donate your time to provide an activity and to man that activity during the 2hrs of the event, please let Jill Knell know via the "Contact Us" page as she is coordinating this.

We will also be using this event as our opportunity at 3pm to have the march that couldn't happen in Bury. Please ensure that your school has its banner showing which school your children are representing and we would ask all children to bring along their school sweatshirts to wear during the march so that we get the full 'Olympic Opening Ceremony' effect.

I've attached a flyer that gives some more information - could all middle schools ensure that this goes home in the book bags so that we let as many parents and children know about this as possible?

If anyone has any other questions, please ask.

Steve Cowper
on behalf of Parents Against Change

Meanwhile pPlease let us know of any other public meetings or events you are planning through the feedback page here.

Here are those we are currently aware of:

Date Time Town Meeting Venue Contact
Sat Mar 10 2.00 pm Bury Middle Schools Celebration:
rally and fun day
Westley Middle School Jill Knell
Mon Mar 5 6.00 pm Bury Town Council public meeting Athenaeum, Angel Hill Town Clerk, Linda Sherer, on 01284– 725111 (limited space)
Wed Feb 28 7.00 pm Haverhill Jeremy Pembroke meets parents Parkway Middle School  
Tue Feb 27 7.30 pm Badwell Ash Meeting with Cllr Jane Storey Badwell Ash Primary  
Tue Feb 27 7.00 pm Stanton Meeting with Cllr Joanna Spicer Blackbourne Middle School  
Mon Feb 26 7.30 pm Stowmarket Parents meeting with Primary school parents Stowmarket Middle School  
Sat Feb 24 12.00 pm Lowestoft Suffolk Parents Open Air Rally: Royal Green, Lowestoft  
Sat Feb 22 9 am Bury Petition collecting Location undecided Emma Barker
Thu Feb 22 7pm Bury Parents meeting Hardwick Middle School  
Wed Feb 21 7 pm Pakefield Parents meeting with Jeremy Pembroke Pakefield Middle School  
Tue Feb 20 7 pm Beyton Parents meeting Beyton Middle School  
Sat Feb 17 2pm Bury Petition signature collection - volunteers needed outside Moyses Hall  
Sat Feb 10   Stanton PAC stall: volunteers needed Stanton Village Hall Debbie Seeley
Tue Feb 6 7.30 pm Sudbury Parents meeting Uplands School  
Mon Feb 5 ?? Halesworth Halesworth Town Council Meeting with Patricia O'Brien Day Centre room, Waveney local office  
Mon Feb 5 7.30 pm Stowupland Parents meeting Freeman CP  
Mon Feb 5 7.00 pm Ixworth PAC Meeting with Cllr Joanna Spicer Ixworth Middle School  
Sun Feb 4 10.30 am Bury St Edmunds Petition signature gathering Angel Hill Emma Barker
Sat Feb 3 2-4 pm Bury St Edmunds Petition signature gathering Outside Corn Exchange Debbie Seeley
Fri Feb 2 9.30 am Old Newton PAC Meeting Old Newton Primary School  
Thu Feb 1 7.00 pm Bacton Parents meeting Bacton CP  
Wed Jan 31 7.30 pm Worlingham Parents with Councillors Patricia O'Brien, Mark Bee Worlingham Middle School  
Wed Jan 31 6.00 pm Beccles Parents with Councillors Patricia O'Brien, Mark Bee Beccles Middle School  
Tue Jan 30 7.00 pm Haverhill Council meeting with PAC Haverhill Arts Centre, High St  
Mon 29 Jan 7.30pm Mendlesham PAC Meeting Mendlesham Primary School, Community Centre  
Mon 29 Jan 7.30 pm Bury St Edmunds Parents Meeting St James CEVA Middle School  
Mon 29 Jan 7.00 pm Newmarket Town Council Meeting Memorial Hall, High St  
Wed 24 Jan 7.30 pm Bury St Edmunds Town Council Meeting 18-19 Guildhall St  
w/c 22 Jan   Haverhill PAC Meeting Parkway Middle School  



 

     
 
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