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Village Society AGM and Entertainment

logoTuesday 24 May, 8.00 pm.  After a short AGM there will be a humorous entertainment.  Hilary Stokes and John Beresford , with Cheryl as intermediary, will present “Don’ts for Husbands and Wives”, based on Blanche Ebbutt’s books written in 1913.  All you’ll want to know about what to avoid in a marriage (or maybe NOT)!
All are welcome: free to members, £2.50 for visitors.  Annual subscriptions become due at this meeting £8.50 for singles and £12.50 for families.

Village Society – Bakehouse Opening

IMG_1555Saturday 14 May

The historic bake house on Well House Meadow will be open for viewing between 10.00 am and 12 noon, including an opportunity to browse a selection of photographs and documents from the Stringer Archive.
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Film Club

movie-cameraThe next Film Club showing will be on Friday 6th May 2016 at 7.30pm in the Haslingfield Methodist Church Rooms.    Running time 104 min. Certificate 15.  We will break for refreshments half way through. The film is in English with subtitles for other languages.    Read more

Vandalism at the Parish Church

image001One of the kneeling figures in the Wendy monument in the south east corner of the Chancel of Haslingfield Church has been badly damaged and part of it removed. It is not known when the damage occurred but if anyone saw anything suspicious looking back over the last few days, please let one of the Churchwardens, or Harold Hopkins know; or use ‘Comments’ below.
Click the picture to see the damage.

Scarecrow Festival 2016

scarecrow colour logo from prueThe Haslingfield Scarecrow Festival is going to run this year during the
weekend of the Queen’s 90th Birthday celebrations in June.  All scarecrows (especially royal ones)
are welcome.  If anyone would like to run a stall etc on the Sunday as part
of the Scarecrow Trail please let me know and we can advertise it on the
map. (Alix Robinson, info@haslingfieldscarecrowfestival.org, 870167)

Provenance Kitchen

IMG_1501 (2)Provenance  will be firing up their wood fired oven again in Haslingfield on Thursday 14th April, 6 – 9 pm at Country Kitchen on Church Street.  Another varied menu!

SPRING! SWING! SING!

cam_quartet_queensCome and enjoy CAMSAX QUARTET and COTON HARMONIA SINGERS in concert
All Saints’ Church, Haslingfield on Saturday16 April, 7.30 pm

Admission by programme £10 – refreshments available during the interval.
Inquiries to Jose Hopkins (872190)

Film Club

movie-cameraThe next Film Club will be on Friday 15th April 2016 at 7.30pm.  We shall meet in the Haslingfield Methodist Church Rooms.  Running time 117 min. Certificate: PG.  We will break for refreshments half way through. Subtitles will not be used unless there is a particular request for them.  Admission is free. Read more

Coffee Morning

coffee morningAll Saints’ Coffee and Cakes

On Saturday 9th April from 10am until 12 noon, come along to All Saints’ to enjoy a cup of coffee and a friendly chat as well as a cake stall. The Church Restoration Fund will benefit from this occasion.  Offers of cakes to Merle Barton, 01223 871574.