Month: July 2010

Hawkstone Fun Ride

Sunday 12th September 2010 – Start at 10.00 a.m. final riders away at 2.30 p.m.
In region of 50 senior and 30 junior jumps, all of which are optional, with the rare opportunity to ride through 11 to 12 miles of the most beautifully unspoilt Shropshire countryside. Come and enjoy a fantastic day out full of adventure and excitement
Ticket costs:   Adults £15.00    Juniors £12.00
Refreshments available
All proceeds in aid of Hodnet 2000 Educational Trust

Advertiser Reports Website Launch

The launch of Hodnet’s website was featured in the Market Drayton Advertiser on Friday 9th July.
The article included interviews with two members of the team and photograph most of them.
The full article can be found in this entry.

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Scarecrows on Parade!

A new venture at this years Hodnet & District Garden Club Annual Horticultural Show will be a scarecrow competition.
Children from the area are invited to build their own scarecrow and bring it along to the Lyon Hall on Saturday 21st August. Once the entries have been judged they will be put on parade outside Mulberry Bush Studios, the florists on Church Street.
Full details from the Hodnet & District Garden Club. See here for contact information.

Website Poster Available

We hope people have begun to notice the posters advertising this site being displayed in local shops. If not this is what it looks like:

If you would like to help get the site known by putting a copy of the poster in your house or shop window, you can download a PDF version from here.

The webteam really do appreciate your support in this community venture.

Open Garden 2010

Hodnet and District Garden Club

Applegarth, Marchamley

will be open on

Sunday 18th July

all proceeds to St Luke’s Church, Hodnet.

Contact: Reg Anslow for further details 01630 685584 or email the Secretary

Hodnet School Summer Fair

Saturday 17th July, 11 am – 2 pm

Hodnet Summer Fair 2010

BBQ , Bar, Stalls, Teas and Cakes, Ice Cream

Raffle: 1st prize; 2 train tickets to London including a site seeing tour with the Big Red Bus Company.

Fair opens with children’s dances on an international theme.

Come and see the Helicopter land and take off during the event and have a look around the Hodnet fire engine!

Entry by donation. All proceeds to Hodnet PTA, including outdoor learning project.