So, we picked a day and kept our fingers crossed, and as it happened it was a perfect day. Twelve neighbours turned up and enjoyed a few hours getting to know one another better, along with plenty to drink and eat. Perhaps someone else will "take the reins" next year?
Retired, grandmother who enjoys cardmaking, gardening and genealogy with not enough hours in the day. Married to Tony who enjoys my gardening (!), and is an amateur radio operator with his own website.