Wray wifi scarecrow village homepage
photo of scarecrow looking down on the village and the wifi mast  
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wednesday, march 26 - 2014

 

 

Lancashire Villages website

 

 

 


 
 

Welcome to Wray

This is a site showing life in a beautiful rural location, in the Lune Valley, just north of Lancaster, Lancashire, England. (map link on left)

Wray is full of lively local characters and groups, - and hosts many local events, such as the scarecrow festival and maggot races. Wray is also the first wireless hotspot village in Lancashire and lit the first rural fibre to the home in the UK

More details on the links at the side of the page.

Thank you for visiting - please bookmark this page in your favourites

Wray Institute Computer centre open on Monday, Wednesday and Friday

9 am - dusk or 9pm in summer chiidren should be supervised by an adult

Frank Gretton is the caretaker and will take all the bookings.

Email Frank or 01524222311(answerphone)

Publications about the village:

The Wray Flood of 1967 - memories of a Lune Valley Community A book written by a local historian with information from local residents


JFDI Community Broadband Wennington, a new book recently published about Lune Valley wifi networks

click here to visit Lulu and buy online. (Link will open in new window)

Wray and District Remembered by David Kenyon

David's phone number is 015242 21668
Please write to:

David Kenyon, Kenmoor, School Lane, Wray, Lancaster. LA2 8QE

The book costs £15 plus p&p


Please let us know if you have any suggestions or if you find problems using this site, email webmaster @ wrayvillage.co.uk

New projects from the University, check the broadband tab on the left side of page.

Last years annual maggot race at the Dragon raised £1400 for the air ambulance read more »

Over sixties photos online now, and on the digital noticeboard.

(see in local groups link for their own page)

 

Cricket #twicket match on

BBC news Here

TalkSport Here

BBC London Here

Tatham and Wray census 1841-1901 thanks Richard

NewLinks on Local sites of interest page on left, please check them out.

Photos of Wray by Bill Bowman click here

Statue making at the Over 60s video click here

WI raises £1400 for Royal Lancaster Infirmary Stroke Unit, video from the Cheese and Wine quiz night 2011.

click here to visit their page on this site

 


 Village News
 
 

 

Wray Neighbourhood Planning Group blogspot

Wrayly Mail village newsletter-

October

(archives at bottom of page)

New Project

I love B4RN

B4RN - Broadband For the Rural North, click here for  B4RN website

Scarecrow Facebook page

10k road race and fell race 2014 results click here

New noticeboard in the Dragon

login here »

Add your events, adverts and photos to the digital noticeboard.

 

Scarecrow video

Well done to the great scarecrow committe and all the volunteers

10k Road Race  and Fell race 2013 RESULTS

 

Scarecrow photos

WI Cheese and Wine evening click here for videos

 

Archives of Newsletter (pdfs)

click here for :

2014

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

January 2013

February

March

APRIL

May

June

JULY

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September

October

November

December

2012

December

November

October 2012

September 2012

August 2012

July 2012

June edition,

May Edition

April edition

March edition

February edition

January edition

December

November

October

September

August

July

June

May

April

March

February

January 2011

December2010

November

October

September

August 2010

July 2010

June 2010

May 2010

April 2010

March 2010

February 2010

January 2010

December

November (html version)

October (html version)

September

John Marshall's trip to Russia blogspot

 
 
             
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