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Jun
29
Thu
Thursday Night is Quiz Night. @ The Sugar Loaves PH in Eyhorne Street.
Jun 29 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Are you Mensa or Densa? The Sugar Loaves hosts a weekly quiz night with an entry fee of £1.

For more information about the Sugar Loaves please go http://www.sugarloaveshollingbourne.co.uk/index

Hollingbourne is fortunate to have three pubs and other two have steak nights on Tuesdays and the Windmill has fish and chips on Thursdays for £5.

For more information about the Windmill in Eyhorne Street please go to http://www.thewindmillbyrichardphillips.co.uk/

For more information about the Dirty Habit in Upper Street on the Pilgrim’s and North Downs Way please go to http://www.elitepubs.com/the_dirtyhabit/

Pictured below is Steve Thomas who is the licensees of the Sugar Loaves which offers darts, pool, and bat and trap games as well as traditional pub food.

 

Jul
2
Sun
Kent Police Open Day. @ Kent Police training School.
Jul 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Steam Day at the Wormshill and Bredgar Light Railway @ The Warren, Bredgar,
Jul 2 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm

Steam through Warren Wood on a 2 foot gauge narrow railway. Also a museum of classic cars and a steam organ. Refreshments available.

Also a special classic and vintage car rally – early entries welcome.

Please follow the link for more information: http://www.bwlr.co.uk/ and http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bredgar_and_Wormshill_Light_Railway

Pictured below is a train at the steam railway.

steam-railway

Orchard House Open Garden in aid of the HOKH. @ Orchard House
Jul 2 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

An Open Garden in aid of the Aylesford based Heart of Kent Hospice which serves the Hollingbourne area. Please Read More for further information.

Summer Fete Review Meeting @ The Sugar Loaves PH
Jul 2 @ 8:00 pm – 9:15 pm

A meeting to review the Annual Summer Fete and Exemption Dog Show that was held on 10th June and to consider options for the 2018 event. All are welcome.

Matters to be considered are the accounts and the use of any surplus from the Fete for the benefit of Hollingbourne. Subject to audit the Fete made a surplus of £191.22 excluding amounts raised by stall holders and others.

Pictured below are a selection of pictures of the 2017 Fete which was held on 10th June on the Lance Memorial Playing Field.

 

A Ford Mustang was one of the classic cars on display together with the owner from the Pilgrim’s way.
The cartoon themed Royal British Stall at the 2017 Hollingbourne Fete and Exemption Dog Show.
The hoola hooping display by pupils at Hollingbourne County Primary School organised by Sarah Nurden.
The dancers from Templeuve leading the crowd in Zumba dancing at the 2017 Hollingbourne Fete.
The maypole dancers from Hollingbourne County Primary School with Headteacher Ralph Baldock on the right.
The judging of the “handsomest boy” class at the Exemption Dog at the 2017 Hollingbourne Fete.
The dance display by New Direction Performing Arts from Maidstone at the 2017 Hollingbourne Fete.
Two of the teams squaring up for the Tug O War Competition which ended the 2017 Hollingbourne Fete at 5.30pm.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jul
4
Tue
Women’s Institute District AGM @ Village Hall
Jul 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

The District AGM of the Women’s Institute hosted by the Hollingbourne Women’s Institute.

For further details please contact Val Williams Tel. 880433.

The Hollingbourne WI website is http://hollingbournewi.blogspot.co.uk/

Women’s Institute District Meeting @ Village Hall
Jul 4 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

 

For further details please contact Val Williams Tel 880433.

The Hollingbourne WI website is http://hollingbournewi.blogspot.co.uk/

Royal British Legion Meeting @ Cardwell Pavilion,
Jul 4 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The monthly meeting of the Leeds and Hollingbourne Branch of the Royal British Legion. New members welcome.

Please see Site Pages for more information or call Derek Davison Tel 880650

Jul
5
Wed
Fortnightly visit of the Mobile Library Van. @ Village Hall Car Park
Jul 5 @ 11:55 am – 12:25 pm

Kent Council Council Libraries Department has decided to reduce the visits of the mobile library service to Hollingbourne to just one per fortnight on a Wednesday lunchtime.

The county wide service has been drastically reduced to save £150,000 a year. The date of the last weekly visit was on 30th June 2016 and the first fortnightly visit was on 20th July. The stops at Troys Mead and Church Approach have been abandoned.

For a list of the future dates pleases go to the Regular Events page at http://www.hollingbournepc.kentparishes.gov.uk/regular-events-and-meetings-not-listed-in-diary-dates/

 

Pictured below is the library van outside the Village Hall.

MobileLibraryvanoutsidetheVillageHallJune2016

Jul
6
Thu
Thursday Night is Quiz Night. @ The Sugar Loaves PH in Eyhorne Street.
Jul 6 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Are you Mensa or Densa? The Sugar Loaves hosts a weekly quiz night with an entry fee of £1.

For more information about the Sugar Loaves please go http://www.sugarloaveshollingbourne.co.uk/index

Hollingbourne is fortunate to have three pubs and other two have steak nights on Tuesdays and the Windmill has fish and chips on Thursdays for £5.

For more information about the Windmill in Eyhorne Street please go to http://www.thewindmillbyrichardphillips.co.uk/

For more information about the Dirty Habit in Upper Street on the Pilgrim’s and North Downs Way please go to http://www.elitepubs.com/the_dirtyhabit/

Pictured below is Steve Thomas who is the licensees of the Sugar Loaves which offers darts, pool, and bat and trap games as well as traditional pub food.