Archive for September, 2012

Ladies that do tea!!

On the last sunny afternoon in September, 23 of us met at Mary Green Manor in Brentwood for afternoon tea.  We had lovely sandwiches with the crusts cut off!  We had our tea in the conservatory sitting at beautifully laid up tables.  There were plenty of cakes from strawberry tarts to chocolate eclairs.  The scones with thick cream and strawberry jam were a favourite with everyone! The tea just kept on coming and so did the chatter!
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Maddie does make exceedingly good cakes

Well I think Mr Kipling needs to watch out as our ladies had a master class from Maddie Harris on her bakewell tart last week (13th September)

It is amazing how baking is getting so popular they really should make a television programme on it!

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From our Church Mag – Sep

Render unto Caesar, but don’t take the Mick

Parking at Westgate shops car park t’other day like, it said on’t pay station 90p for up to 2 hours stay. Ah put in pound but no change came forth. Ah’ll go t’foot of our stairs. By ‘eck ducks, it were reet daylight robbery as Ah were only theer not 20 minutes to make our monthly Children’s Joy payment t’Ukraine, baht ‘at.

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