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image001Concorde – a 20th century icon

Captain John Hutchinson, who joined the Concorde fleet in 1977, will talk about the aircraft and what it was like to fly her.

Tuesday 19th April 2016 at 8.00pm in Haslingfield Village Hall.  Everyone welcome.

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Easter Film Club Special

 movie-cameraOur next regular Film Club evening is on Friday 15th April 2016; however….as part of the Easter Activities we will be showing the following film beginning at 7.30pm on Good Friday 25th March 2016 in the Methodist Church (thanks to Joe Caprani in the village for the loan of the DVD):
The South African/ Wilton’s stage production of
By the Heritage Theatre
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Provenance Kitchen

FullSizeRenderProvenance  will be firing up its oven in Haslingfield on Thursday 17th March at Country Kitchen on Church Street.  Please join us for for some fantastic restaurant quality food; The burger is back too ! !




Film Club

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The next Film Club will be at 7.30pm on Friday 11th March 2016.  
We shall meet in the Haslingfield Methodist Church Rooms.  Admission is free.  Running time 91 min. Certificate: 15.  We will break for refreshments half way through.

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Next Village Society Talk

David Parr HouseThis Cambridge home has a story to tell.  Tamsin Wimhurst, curator and local historian, will relate The Story of The David Parr House at The Haslingfield Village Society,  Tuesday 15th March 2016, 8.00pm in Haslingfield Village Hall.
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A Great Evening

pocket orchestraOn February 6th, the Haslingfield Village Society hosted another successful social evening with a meal and the superb FB Pocket Orchestra.  A big thank you is due to all who made this possible, including the audience of supporters.


A Village Institution to Close

hair2000Little RoseHAIR 2000 will close permanently on 19th February after many years of dedicated service to our community.  But all is not lost:  Jo will be cutting men’s hair at The Little Rose on alternate Wednesday mornings, starting on 24th February between 9,30 am and 12.30 pm .  This will be a ‘drop in’ service rather than by appointment, and dry cuts only.

Sounds like another institution in the making – not every barber’s shop has a pool table!

Next Village Society Talk

wheat pic‘The Story of Wheat’ by Jim Orson
Haslingfield Village Hall, Tuesday 16th Feb. at 8.00pm

Wheat is the dominant arable crop , both locally and nationally; our soils and climate are suited to its production.  It is an important part of our diet, with around 80% of the flour used for our bread coming from UK-grown wheat.  Globally it constitutes 20% of dietary energy. The origins of wheat will be described along with the development of current and possible future growing practices.
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Faith to Live by Service

Rose Window 3We would like to invite you to our next Faith To Live By service at Haslingfield Methodist Church on Sunday 14th February 2016 at 6.30pm.   Our speaker will be Kirsty Smith, asking  ‘ARE DISABLED PEOPLE LEFT BEHIND?’.   Read more

Film Club

movie cameraThe next Film Club meeting will be at 7.30pm on Friday 12th February 2016 in the Haslingfield Methodist Church Rooms.  Admission is free.  Running time 127 min. Certificate:12.  We will break for refreshments half way through. Read more