Food vans in the village this week

Happy Monday all.  Super 100th birthday party on the weekend gone by.  Summer is back.  Kids are back at school.  Can life be any better?  Regardless of your answer, there is good food news for us this week at the Haslingfield Village Hall (5-8pm):  Thursday (9/9): It’s burger time with Steak and HonourFriday (10/9): La Biga pizza as always.  Saturday (11/9): Wandering Yak with their plant based North African flavour sensations.  Sunday (12/9): a day of rest.

Food vans in the village this week

Final days of school holidays and the 100th birthday celebrations for the Haslingfield Rec Ground is upon us!  Food van schedules this week:  Thursday (2/9): Pull Me Cheri French brioche rolls filled with delicious choice of chicken, lamb, pork, beef, or halloumi!  Friday (3/9): La Biga pizza.  Saturday (4/9): 100th birthday event features 3 food vans: Bon Crepes for a mix of sweet or savoury options;  Oreno Japanese grill and sushi;  Vonnie’s Balkan Express for Balkan delights. Sunday (5/9): not operating.

Connections Bus

The Connections Bus Project has been providing youth services in Cambridgeshire for over 25 years but arguable is currently experiencing its toughest period in all that time. However through adaption and perseverance the charity is surviving and hoping to thrive.  Please read the attached to read about how they are moving forward.

Connections Bus Newsletter Article Sep 2021

The Connections Bus are planning to be back in Haslingfield with the van on Wednesday 8 September with the youth
bus to follow shortly after.

Food vans in the village this week

It’s still school holidays/summer holidays for many – this is why we’re in for some special holiday food van treats this week at the Haslingfield Village Hall (5-8pm):  Thursday (26/8): Kerief Catering with their Caribbean inspired flavour infusions.  Friday (27/8): La Biga pizza.  Saturday (28/8): Sam’s Thai to take you straight to Thailand without the 15 hour flight!  Sunday (29/8): Not operating.  Enjoy your summer food van treats!

Art for Wellbeing Class starting in September at Haslingfield Village Hall

Art for Wellbeing is a new informal art class aimed at beginners /intermediates who would like to draw and paint, using different techniques and materials, for enjoyment and relaxation. It will be taught by a qualified art teacher with 30 years’ experience.

  • Venue: Haslingfield Village Hall
  • When: Tuesday mornings 10:15-12:15 and Thursday mornings 10:30 -12:30 
  • Starting: 28th and 30th September, 10 week course.
  • Cost: £90 per person. 

For more information or to make a booking, contact Karen Reade:   
Email:          Mobile: 07885 097896

Food vans in the village this week

Happy Monday folks, albeit another day of grey dull skies.  We’re in for a treat… with the Tokyo Olympics behind us, a little bit of Japan is coming to Haslingfield this week!!!  At the Haslingfield Village Hall this week (5-8pm):  Thursday (12/8): Buffalo Joe’s! You know what to do if you don’t want to miss out.  Friday (13/8): La Biga pizza.  Saturday (14/8): Welcome for the first time, Oreno Japanese robata grill and sushi!!! We’re in for a treat with their delightful Japanese street food offerings!

Food vans in the village this week

Happy Monday as we head into the school holidays and final days of July. Food van news to fill summer bellies…
At the Haslingfield Village this week (5-8pm):  Thursday (29/7): Welcome back to Pull Me Cheri with their delightful subs filled with pork / beef / chicken / duck / halloumi goodness! So many options, not even including dirty fries!  Friday (30/7): La Biga Pizza.  Saturday (31/7): We are having our very own Thai food festival! Yes, welcome for the first time, Sam’s Thai food.

Food vans in the village this week

Another glorious full week ahead for all. Both on the weather and food van fronts!  Too hot to cook your kitchens? At the Haslingfield Village hall this coming week:  Thursday (22/7): Steak and HonourNo more needs to be said. You know what to do!  Friday (23/7): La Biga as the song goes…when the moon hits your face with a big pizza pie!?!?!  Saturday (24/7): Vonnie’s Balkan Express. We welcome back the gang with their tasty Balkan cuisine delights.  Sunday (25/7): Wandering Yak are back! Plant-based North African flavour sensation on offer here!

Free Places for Children at Summer Holiday Schemes in Cambridgeshire

Cambridgeshire County Council (CCC) has funding for families who receive free school meals for their children, due to the benefits they receive, to have fun with their friends and enjoy new experiences at a local holiday scheme this summer. The Holiday Activity and Food (HAF) programme is funded by the Department for Education (DfE) and is co-ordinated by CCC.

An eligible child will be entitled to up to 64 hours of free holiday childcare through the school summer holiday period. A meal is also provided as part of the offer and children will have much needed social contact and physical activity.  Parents can book places directly with participating holiday schemes.  More information can be found at

London to Cambridge charity cycle ride – Sunday 25th July 2021

The London to Cambridge charity cycle ride will be taking place on Sunday 25th July, organised by Bike Events  The event will start in London between 07:30-09:30 and finish at Jesus Green, Cambridge by 17:30.  There is a map showing the route through Cambridgeshire and further information can be found at  The emergency contact number for our control on the day is 07810 334161.