Just a quick reminder that tomorrow Wednesday, 1 March, will be our new bin day (now changed from Fridays to Wednesdays). All the new collection dates have been itemised on the website calendar and What’s on Section. Please click here for more details.
The monthly Little Rose Pub Quiz will take place this Friday 3rd March 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. There’s 6 rounds covering many topics including a picture round. The quiz finishes around 10pm with a break halfway through.
The Outlaw Eagles are a tribute to the Eagles, one of the worlds greatest and best selling bands of all time. The band hail from Peterborough in Cambridgeshire. They’ll be performing live at the Little Rose this Saturday 18th February from 8.30pm and entry is FREE.
This Thursday 2 February, at 7.30 pm in Haslingfield Village Hall, we will be holding a read-through for our next production – two hilarious one-act comedies: Black Comedy by Peter Shaffer, and Bride before a Fall by Robert Scott.
The monthly Little Rose Pub Quiz will take place this Friday 3rd February from 8pm and this month it’s raising money for Guide Dogs for the Blind. Teams of any number up to a maximum of six can take part, entry is £10 per team with great 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. The quiz finishes around 10pm with a break halfway through.
This Saturday, 21 January, a Health & Wellness Charity Event will be taking place at Haslingfield Methodist Church, from 11.00 am until 4.00 pm in aid of FAB (Fight against Blindness). So, why not blow away those January Blues, and come and treat yourselves to a mini treatment, or natural health products. For more details Read more
For 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 20th January in the Harlton Village Hall. Doors open at 6.00 pm until 11.00 pm.
You will be able to purchase beer, wine, spirits and soft drinks including a real treat with a barrel of Golden Shower (4.1%) from local brewery Son of Sid Brewery in Little Gransden. Food at the pop-up pub this Friday is from local restaurant La Pergola and is lasagne, gnocchi and salad. 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!
As you may be aware, the Hare and Hounds in our neighbouring village of Harlton closed at the end of October. There is a community effort underway to buy and reopen it. To find out more, please log on to www.helpthehareandhounds.org.
They are almost there but need to raise a little bit more so if you are interested in buying shares in the pub then please pledge by contacting John Watson. Details on how to do this are here: H&H January letter-signed pdf.
This Friday 13th January sees another in the highly popular Darts Tournaments. First arrow is thrown at 8pm and all takes place in the Little Rose Pub, the village’s last remaining pub. Cost of entry is only £3 per player and just turn up on the night. Any ability is welcome and a range of prizes is up for grabs, including a very impressive trophy for the overall winner. More details from the pub: 01223-870618
The Connections Bus Project is a mobile youth facility on a converted double decker bus that visits Haslingfield on a weekly basis. The bus is open and free to anyone in School Year 7 and above. Facilities include games consoles, internet access, music, crafts, sports equipment, tuck shop and much more. The bus parks at Haslingfield recreation Ground car park from 16:00 to 18:00 every term-time Wednesday. More details are here: Connections Bus 2017
The next environmental working party is on Sunday January 8th at 2 pm and any volunteers are very welcome to lend a hand. We will meet on the Wellhouse meadow, on the North side near the trees.
Please contact me if you wish to get further details. All are welcome, including children.
Jay Cole (email@example.com or 870688)