Christmas Message From The Village Shop

 
On this holy Christmas festival we want to say a massive thank you to the Haslingfield, Harlton and Eversden people who make our Village Shop successful.  We wish you all a merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year.
 
Thank you so much…

From Pop, Bharti, Shanika, Laura and  Pam.

Carolling ’round Haslingfield

image001In aid of Action for Children.

This is happy event for all ages and a great gift to other children. Friday, 16th December 2016, 6:30 PM start.  Meet at the Wisbey’s Yard Community Room (off the High St.), sing some carols for the residents then follow a route in the village via Broad Lane, the Vicarage, Butler way, Dodds Mead, Church St. and High St.,ending at The Little Rose Pub at 8:00PM for carols, a drink and mince pies.  Come along with your warmest clothes and a torch to sing favourite carols while collecting much-needed funds for Action For Children‘s appeal to build a sensory garden in their care home for severely disabled children, in Harston.  Come along for all or part of the route, it’s great fun! 

NEXT FRIDAY: Pub & Village Carol Singing

Village Carol Singing

Village Carol Singing

This year’s village Carol Singing will end up in the Little Rose Pub from 8pm on Friday 16th December. All the money raised will go towards Action For Children. The carol singing will start off at 6.30pm in the Community Room of Wisbey’s Yard (which is just off the High Street) and the singers will then wander around the village, carol singing as they go, ending up in the Little Rose pub where they’ll be free mince pies for anyone who joins in. Either just join the group as the go around the village or meet them in the pub from 8pm..

TONIGHT: Race Night Sat 10th December

Pub Xmas Programme

Pub Xmas Programme

Tonight, Saturday 10th December, sees a Charity Fund Raising Race Night at the Little Rose Pub. First race is at 8pm. Bets only 50p and no knowledge necessary as it’s all complete luck. All money raised goes to Haslingfield Play Group the Little Owls. It features video horse racing but may also include different kinds of racing! This is one of many events taking place throughout December in the village’s last pub. More details to the side.

Traffic Calming – the next stage

TrafficThe Haslingfield Parish Council is looking for volunteers to join the traffic calming workgroup.

If you live in the village and are interested, then please see here for more information.

Hare and Hounds – Pop Up Pub

hare-hounds-2For all Haslingfield residents who are interested in the Hare and Hounds Community Pub proposal, the steering committee is organising a “POP UP PUB” event. They would love you to join them on:

Friday 9th December in the Harlton Village Hall. Doors open at 6.00 pm until 11.00 pm.

You will be able to purchase beer, wine, spirits, soft drinks. Play some traditional pub games and there will be  entertainment from a local musician. Hear the latest progress on the bid to buy the Hare and Hounds pub.
Let’s all join in and make this a fabulous evening! More details are here.

Xmas Pub Quiz Friday 2nd December

Pub Xmas Programme

Pub Xmas Programme

The special Christmas Little Rose Pub Quiz will take place this Friday 2nd December from 8pm. Teams of any number up to a maximum of six can take part, entry is £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. The quiz takes place on the first Friday of every month. It’s great fun with a good number of all local teams taking part each month. There’s 6 rounds covering many topics including special rounds on the festive season as well as a picture round. The quiz finishes around 10pm with a break halfway through where special Christmas treats will be served!

Hare and Hounds – Harlton

hare-hounds-2There will be a meeting on Monday 5th December at 7.30pm, in Harlton Village Hall, to seek approval from the pledgers for the bid the committee plans to submit on Tuesday 6th December and to provide an update on progress to date. For more information please click here.

It is still not too late to pledge funds!

Pub Xmas Menu Launched

Pub Xmas Meals

Pub Xmas Meals

This year’s range of Christmas Meals has just been launched by the Little Rose, the village’s last remaining pub. Ranging from the traditional Turkey with all the trimmings to Vegetarian and Gluten Free options, every taste is catered for. The cost is £21-95 for Adults and £12-00 for Children for all three courses. For more details just click Read More… Read more

Haslingfield Allotment Gardeners Association

Vegetable GardenThe Haslingfield Allotment Gardeners Association (HAGA) is having some vacant plots on the site between Haslingfield and Harston so if you have “green fingers” and want to grow your own produce or just want to know more then please contact the secretary Jon Spain by email jrspain1@hotmail.com or telephone 01763 262007. Annual rent for a full size plot is £15 and it is open to Haslingfield residents and residents of surrounding villages. We have both full size and half size plots available.
Ron van der Hoorn – Treasurer (01223 872362)

Harlton Hare and Hounds Community Pub

hare-hounds-2For all Haslingfield residents who are interested in the Hare and Hounds Community Pub proposal, the steering committee is organising a “POP UP PUB” event. They would love you to join them on:

Friday 18th November in the Harlton Village Hall. Doors open at 6.00 pm until 11.00 pm.

You will be able to purchase beer, wine, spirits, soft drinks. Play some traditional pub games and there will be  entertainment from a local musician. Hear the latest progress on the bid to buy the Hare and Hounds pub.
Let’s all join in and make this a fabulous evening! More details are here

Dr Jane Hellyer-Jones (Hawking) to Speak at the Methodist Church

aamethodist-logoDr Jane-Hellyer-Jones will give a talk at Haslingfield Methodist Church on
Sunday 27th November at 6.30pm.  She is the former wife of Stephen Hawking and her character is featured in the film ‘The Theory of Everything’.
Her title is ‘From Fact to Film to Questions of Faith’.
She will reflect on aspects of her life from her time as Mrs Stephen Hawking to today.  The evening will begin with a short time of worship during which Jonathan, Jane’s husband, will play the organ.  This will be followed by a talk by Jane, refreshments and informal discussion.  Everyone welcome.