Bank Holiday Shop Opening Hours

The Village Shop

The Village Shop

This August Bank Holiday Monday 28th August the Village Shop will be open from 8am until 4pm and the Post Office counter will be closed. The rest of the weekend sees the normal opening hours.

These are the normal opening hours for the Village Shop and Post Office on Fountain Lane:-
Mondays to Fridays: 7.00am – 8.00pm
Saturdays: 8.00am – 7.00pm
Sundays: 8.00am – 4.00pm

The Post Office hours are:-
Mondays to Fridays: 9.00am – 5.30pm
Saturdays: 9.00am – 12.30pm
Sundays Closed

Eclipse Photos

Photos taken by Haslingfield village resident Doug Thompson, of the solar eclipse currently taking place in America. Doug is taking these photos from Lake Hartwell, Anderson, South Carolina

Hare & Hounds, Harlton – Latest News

The Hare and Hounds Steering Group are delighted to tell you that they have now exchanged contracts on the purchase of the Hare and Hounds.  They will complete on Wednesday 6th September. Unfortunately, the news on potential tenants is not as good.  Their search for the right tenant continues. They will keep you informed on progress.

Pub Quiz This Friday

Little Rose Opening Details

Little Rose Opening Details

This Friday 25th August sees the next Little Rose Pub Quiz, which takes place on the last Friday of every month. Teams of any number, up to a maximum of six, can take part. Cost of entry is only £10 per team with all the entry fees given out as cash prizes. First Question asked at 8pm. Just turn up on the night or book in advance. We can also make up teams from whoever turns up on the night. The quiz now takes place on the last Friday of every month. It’s great fun with a good number of all local teams taking part. There’s 6 rounds covering many topics including a topical quiz round as well as a picture round. The quiz finishes around 10pm with a break halfway through.

Pub Quiz This Saturday 29th July

Little Rose Opening Hours

Little Rose Opening Hours

This Saturday 29th July sees the next Little Rose Pub Quiz. Teams of any number, up to a maximum of six, can take part. Cost of entry is only £10 per team with all the entry fees given out as cash prizes. First Question asked at 8pm. Just turn up on the night or book in advance. We can also make up teams from whoever turns up on the night. It’s great fun with a good number of all local teams taking part. There’s 6 rounds covering many topics including a topical quiz round as well as a picture round. The quiz finishes around 10pm with a break halfway through. The quiz usually takes place on the last Friday of every month but has been switched to the last Saturday just for this month.

Storm Mash Up

Here’s a mash up of the still images of the storm on the night of Wednesday 19th July 2017 taken by village resident Doug Thompson, from the Rec. Doug put this together himself…

FREE Disco This Saturday 22nd July

New Pub Patio

New Pub Patio

There will be a FREE Disco this Saturday 22nd July in the Little Rose Pub. The music starts at 8pm and the all the music played will be hits from the last 50 years. End the week by letting your hair down!

The Little Rose is the last pub in the village. It has a comfortable lounge bar/dining room, a separate public bar, and a large garden with children’s play area and a petanque piste with floodlights. Families with children of any age are warmly welcome. It serves food including special children’s meals and there’s a wide range to activities based at the pub. There is now a Little Rose Support Group which has registered the pub as an Asset of Community Value. This gives the pub a small measure of protection.

Haslingfield Art and Craft Workshop

For ages 6 – 11 years. Come to an art and crafty day on Thursday 31st August at Haslingfield Village Hall.
   * Morning session       9:30am ~ 12:30pm 
   * Afternoon session    1:30pm ~ 4:30pm
Cost for each session £25 or all day from 9:30 to 16:30 for £60.

We will make and create a wide range of crafts and include some painting. Please look at the website for past activities: http://prue20.wixsite.com/artworkshop. Email for more information and booking: prue@vdhoorn.co.uk or tel: 01223 872362 before August 17th.

A14 Mobile Visitor Centre

The A14 mobile visitor centre coming to Harston on Wednesday 12 July, between 6 and 8pm. This is an opportunity to see what progress has been made. There will be staff on hand to answer your questions about traffic management, scheme progress and explain timescales etc. for the work. It will be in the car park at the recreation ground, the Limes, Harston CB22 7QT

 

Cream Tea at the Dovecote

On Sunday 3 September between 2.00 p.m. and 5.30 p.m. you will be able to enjoy a traditional cream tea with freshly-baked scones, jam and cream, in the informal woodland garden of The Dovecote 29 High Street, Haslingfield. All proceeds to Parkinson’s UK.

Please put the date in your diary/calendar!