Blue Skies Big Band returns to Haslingfield: 7 October

The Blue Skies Big Band will be playing at Haslingfield Village Hall again on Saturday 7 October for a one-night only “Jazz Special”. The concert will raise funds for Parkinsons UK.

You can buy your tickets at £10 each from Haslingfield Village Shop, Country Kitchen, or from Caroline on: 01223 870049. For more details about this fantastic event, please click  Read more

Film Club Evening

The first Film Club meeting of the 2017-18 session will be held on Friday 15th September 2017 at 7.30pm.  We shall meet in Haslingfield Methodist Church Rooms.  Admission is free.  Running time 100 min. Certificate: 12+.  We break for tea, coffee and biscuits, half way through.  ‘Hard of hearing’ subtitles will be used.  Read more

Haslingfield Little Theatre Poetry Evening – Friday 8 September

Make a date to enjoy a calm, relaxing evening listening to some wonderful poems being read by Haslingield Little Theatre members, sitting around cafe-style tables – just the way to end a busy week! Everyone is welcome to come along – just bring your own drinks, nibbles will be provided.

When:  Friday, 8 September at 7.30 pm
Where: Haslingfield Village Hall
                                     Cost:     £1 payable on the night

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

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.

Haslingfield Allotment and Gardeners Association

The Haslingfield Allotment and Gardeners Association (HAGA) is looking for anyone who would like to donate a petrol mower to keep their site on Harston Road tidy. Either free, nominal sum (up to £25) or donation to a charity. Any condition considered but must be serviceable and will be happy to collect. Contact Ron van der Hoorn (07988-287020 or ron@vdhoorn.co.uk)

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 Little Theatre – Open Auditions for OLIVER coming up soon!

On Monday 17 July, we will be holding the Read-through for Lionel Bart’s musical, Oliver! This will be followed by Open Auditions on Thursday 20 July. Both will take place at Haslingfield Village Hall at 7.30 pm. If you are interested in being involved in this exciting production, on stage or as part of the production team, you are very welcome come along! Read more