Christmas Bingo

Wednesday 23rd November 2011

8.00pm at Wollerton Social and Bowls Cub

Organised by Hodnet Luncheon Club,  Christmas Bingo with eyes down at 8.00pm. No need to pre book, turn up on the night.

Trivia Quiz

Thursday 17th November 2011


Venue:  The Lyon Hall, Hodnet

The Lyon Hall committee are holding a trivia quiz to raise funds. The  entry price for a team of 4 is £5. The prizes are:

1st Prize – £20.00

2nd Prize – £ 10.00

There will also be a raffle held throughout the evening.

To enter your team contact  Janice Parker on Tel 01630 685531 no later than Monday 14th November 2011.

Please bring your own drinks & glasses!

Quiz Night

Hodnet 2nd Scout Group.

Quiz Night.

  • Lyon Hall, Hodnet

  • Saturday 15th October

  • 7.30 p.m onwards

  • Teams of 4

  • £10 per team

  • Refreshment and raffle

If possible please register your team before the night to give approximate numbers for catering purposes.
To register your team telephone:- 01952 840 443
or email,
Please come along and support your local youngsters.


The Wiseman Welly Walk

Hawkstone Park – Sunday 16th October
The Robert Wiseman Dairies site in Market Drayton is organsising a sponsored walk in aid of Severn Hospice. The walk takes place in the unique setting of the 18th Century Follies within the grounds of Hawkstone Park.
Entry costs are £15 for an adult or £10 for a child to enter which includes a pair of Wiseman balck and white cowprint wellies! (£10 or £5 with no wellies.) Groups of four or more walkers buying wellies will receive a £10 discount, while any group of four or more walkers who are not buying wellies will receive a £5 discount.
You can decide on the day which walk you would like to do. The shorter route is suitable for young children and terrain buggies, while the longer route is more extreme with majestic woodlands and caves to explore.
The Wiseman Welly Walk is open to all ages, we just ask that under 16s be accompanied by an adult.
Full details and entry forms are available here on the Severn Hospice website. Otherwise contact Severn Hospice appeals team on 01743-354450.

Hawkstone Fun Ride

Sunday 11th September 2011 – 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

The Hodnet & District Garden Club Annual Horticultural Show

Saturday 20th August – open to the public at 2pm

Lyon Hall, Hodnet
Entry: £1.00 includes refreshments
Details are available on the club’s website:
For a PDF copy of the show schedule & entry form please click here. For just the entry form in MS Word format click here.
Other enquirers: contact Kathryn Sutherland on 01952 550869 or email

Maynards Farmers Market and Festival Fun Day

Saturday 17th September 10am – 4pm
Maynards Farm Shop, Hough Farm, Weston-Under-Redcastle, SY4 5LR

•    Beer festival
•    Owl display
•    Farmers market
•    Donkeys
•    Dog agility
•    Face painting
•    Village show
Please visit the shop for entry forms & more information
Tel: 01948-840252 email  

Hodnet School Summer Fete

Saturday 16 July, 11 am – 2 pm

Hodnet Summer Fete 2011

BBQ , Bar, Stalls, Teas and Cakes, Ice Cream
Prize raffle.
Fair opens with children’s dances on Best of British theme.
Come and see the Helicopter land and take off during the event and have a look around the Hodnet fire engine!
Enter the competitions: Bring along a Best of British Flag, A4 size; enter your ‘Best Dressed Cupcake,’ or a photo/picture of ‘Me and My Pet.’
Entry by donation. All proceeds to Hodnet PTA, including outdoor learning project.
Please come and support your local school.

Mrs C Gardner

Shrewsbury Street, Hodnet
Market Drayton

01630 685300

Weston under Redcastle Village Show

Sunday 7th August 2011 from 11.30am

At The Citadel Show Ground SY4 5JY
Adults £4 Children free
Opened by Shirley Tart MBE

“A real country show”

Some of this year’s attractions: Flower and Vegetable Show Tent, Companion Dog Show, Vintage tractors, classic cars, carriage driving, pony club games, Shire horse parade, North Shropshire horses and hounds, Agri games, plant and cake stalls, and many side shows and exhibitions.

Especially for the children: Pinxton puppets, bale assault course, face painting, children’s races, children’s tug of war, animal corner, fire engine, archery, games of skill, tractor trailer rides, sit in the 2 seater cockpit of a Buccaneer Bomber used in the Falkland Island War
A grand parade!
BBQ, Refreshment Tent, Pimms, Local Beer, Wine, Farm House Ice Cream
Proceeds to St Luke’s Church, The Village Hall, Help for Heroes and Multiple Sclerosis

Schedules for flower and produce show 01939 200220
Entries to be delivered/reg between 11.30am-3.30pm Saturday 6th august
Dog show entries at 12 noon Sunday 7th August, for info. 01939 200656
All other enquiries 01939 200637 or 01630 685204

Hodnet Fun Day

Save Our Scouts.

An afternoon of fun activities to promote the Hodnet 2nd Scout Group.
To be held on Saturday 21st May on Hodnet Recreation Ground from 2 – 4 pm.
Admission is free and all are welcome.
The various organised activities include:
a climbing wall and caving.
Refreshments will be available.
The fun continues at 6 pm with a Ceilidh held at the Lyon Hall.
Bar and Jacket Potatoes.
Please come along give it a go, have some fun and show support for your local Scout Group.