Daffodil Confetti

Maggie Bligh, liberating cultivated daffodils from Shaw Common to prevent contaminating the wild variety. This has been an ongoing effort by Dymock Forest Rural Action (DyFRA).  But these daffodils don’t go to waste – they are made into Kempley’s unique Daffodil Confetti.  A speciality for local brides and Golden Wedding Anniversaries.  Available through the Market, … Continue reading Daffodil Confetti

Saturday February 24th Another great musical evening for you to enjoy in the Village Hall. This will be a very convivial affair, relaxed and enjoyable and just whats needed in these cold dark evenings. A potted ‘history’ of the comedy song, mining the archives from the 1870’s to the 1970’s. From Gilbert and Sullivan to Tom … Continue reading

Village Hall Redevelopment Plans

 …come along and express your views.   The draft plans are nearly ready to present to the village and everyone is encouraged to come along and see the plans and chat to the village hall trustees at the Kempley Café on 24 February from 11.00 am to 2.00 pm. Your views are important and will provide valuable … Continue reading Village Hall Redevelopment Plans

‘really very good croissants’

During the KPM markets, after the initial rush when there is a spare minute, Stephen Bull may be seen nipping away from his table of tarts and pies, making a beeline for the croissants of Forest Bakehouse. Every time he comes back with the same comment: ‘really very good, their croissants’. So why not make a visit … Continue reading ‘really very good croissants’

Cordial New Year Greetings

We’re pleased to welcome Adrian & Jo to our market for the first time. They, run a small family business based in Ledbury, ideal for Kempley. Their popular quality cordials are made lovingly with fresh fruit. They do not contain any artificial flavourings, colourants or additives.   The cordials are carefully produced in small batches to … Continue reading Cordial New Year Greetings