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FILM CLUB

The next Film Club meeting will be held on Friday 12th January 2018 at 7.30pm and will show a story of love that shook an empire

We shall meet in Haslingfield Methodist Church Rooms.  Admission is free.  Running time 106 min. Certificate: 12+.  We break for tea, coffee and biscuits, half way through.  ‘Hard of hearing’ subtitles will be used.  Read more

Village Society Annual Social


Songs from the Shows 
with a two-course meal. Seating at tables.  Bring your own beverage.

Starring Haslingfield’s own Tiffany with backing group. Saturday, 17th February 2018.  Haslingfield Village Hall.   This event is sold out already.  To put your name on the waiting list for returns contact  Maria Stringer (01223 871256/ stringerhasfield@aol.com) .  Tickets £14.

Film Club

The next Film Club meeting will be held on Friday 8th December 2017 at 7.30pm.  We shall meet in Haslingfield Methodist Church Rooms.  Admission is free.  Running time of the film is 97 min, Certificate: 12+.  ‘Hard of hearing’ subtitles will be used. We break for tea, coffee and mince pies, half way through.

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Next Village Society Talk

“Some Signs of Fire in Haslingfield”. The early fire insurance companies provided the only really effective fire fighting force in most of Britain’s towns and cities for nearly 200 years, longer than Local Authority Brigades have been in existence. Patrick Baldwin, Chairman of the Fire Mark Circle, explains what happened and shows examples of fire marks and plates.   Haslingfield Village Society, Tuesday, 28th November, 8:00 PM Haslingfield Village Hall. Everyone welcome.  Members and youngsters free.  Visitors £2.50 .

Christmas at Country Kitchen

Country Kitchen Christmas Cellar is now open for lovely festive giftware.  Following the success of our Late night shopping  evening on the 7 November, (with complimentary mulled wine, mince pies and sausage rolls) we will be hosting another event in the run-up to Christmas. Watch this space for details!  In the meantime, please do come and see our wares, both in the cellar and the shop. We have a lovely selection of gift-ware, and will shortly be taking orders for locally sourced turkeys and gammons. 

All Saints’ Gift Weekend

All Saints’ Church is holding a Gift Day and Open Morning on Saturday 4th Nov. between 10am and 1pm, when the church will be open for visitors to make donations, make suggestions or just come and explore our beautiful building.  Do drop in for refreshments, including coffee and cake, and browse the stalls.  It’s also an opportunity to meet the folk who currently care for and work to improve your church and its local surroundings.We would also be glad to hear how you feel we might improve our church and for the future, as we seek new ways to serve our village in the years to come.  Click on the poster to read more.

Catfish Web Design

If you’re looking for a creative and reliable web designer why not get in touch with Jane Horwood at Catfish Web Design.  

Whether you’re starting out in business and it’s your first website or it’s a revamp of an existing one we can help you make a fantastic first impression. Our websites are robust, mobile friendly and easy to update. Read more

Beautiful Balinese Artifacts & Jewellery Sale

Come, admire & buy a unique Christmas gift @ Haslingfield Methodist Church
Sat 4th November 2017, 11.30-2.30pm.  Many items in END of SEASON SALE

Handmade silver settings ~ Stones resourced from around the world ~ Support local Balinese community ~ Order bespoke or replica pieces of jewelry, or repairs.

The money paid will go to the craftsmen and women who have produced these beautiful items. My friend Jo, with whom I’ll be doing the event, has visited Bali over many years and still goes regularly to help the local communities and orphanages where support is greatly required.

For more details contact: sandra.dunn4@btinternet.com

 

The Moringa Tree is OPEN

 

 

 

Welcome to our cosy little cafe! CLICK THE PICS TO SEE IT.  Come and enjoy specialist Hot Numbers coffee or Blue Bird loose-leaf tea and freshly baked home-made cakes. We also offer a delicious and healthy selection of brunches and light lunches and still growing the menu of choices. Read more

Next Village Society Talk – “The Naked Scientists”

The Naked Scientists are a team of scientists, doctors and communicators whose passion is to help the general public to understand and engage with the worlds of science, technology and medicine. Chris Smith, a medical consultant specialising in clinical microbiology and virology at Cambridge University and its teaching hospital, Addenbrooke’s, laid the foundations for the Naked Scientists radio show, podcast and website back in 1999. He currently co-presents the Naked Scientists and has published 4 popular science books internationally. He lives just outside Cambridge with his wife, Sarah, who is a local GP.   Tuesday, 17th October. The Village Hall. 8 PM. All welcome.  Members and youngsters 16 and under free.   Visitors £2.50.