Calendar

Sep
21
Thu
Reading Group @ Hollingbourne
Sep 21 @ 7:45 pm – 9:30 pm

The monthly meeting of the Hollingbourne Reading Group.

For further details please contact Barbara Lloyd on Tel 880282.

Hollingbournereadinggroup2

Sep
23
Sat
Leeds Castle and Hollingbourne Garden Society Autumn Show @ Village Hall
Sep 23 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Classes include the “Longest runner bean” and the “Ugliest Vegetable” plus all the usual sections including Home Economics, Fruit, Flowers, Vegetables and Children’s Classes.

Leeds Castle and Hollingbourne

Garden Society

AUTUMN SHOW

Hollingbourne Village Hall

Saturday 23rd September 2.30 pm

 

Wonderful autumn colour, flowers, fruit, vegetables baking, preserves,

craft & children’s classes.

 

Stalls, raffle, teas & home baking

 

Exhibits from non-members welcome

Staging 10.30-12.30

 Schedules by email or hardcopy from Jean Talboys 880349

Entry forms to Pat Bristow 880457

 e.mail pat-ann-1942@hotmail.com  or Christopher’s Shop

  by Thursday 21st September

 

e-mail jtalboys@btinternet.com

The website of the Society is lchgardensociety.co.uk

Oct
14
Sat
Canterbury Festival @ Canterbury and throughout Kent
Oct 14 – Nov 4 all-day

Kent’s International Festival of the Arts with concerts, plays, music, art exhibitions, dance, and other events. Tel 01227-787787 for further details.

For further information, please visit the Festival website http://www.canterburyfestival.co.uk/home.asp

A picture of Canterbury Cathedral at night where some of the Festival events take place appears below.

canterburycathedral

Oct
19
Thu
Reading Group @ Hollingbourne
Oct 19 @ 7:45 pm – 9:30 pm

The monthly meeting of the Hollingbourne Reading Group.

For further details please contact Barbara Lloyd on Tel 880282.

Hollingbournereadinggroup2

Oct
20
Fri
Great Leeds Book Sale
Oct 20 – Oct 21 all-day

A sale of second hand books in aid of Leeds Church. All are welcome. Saint Nicholas’ Church in Leeds is one of churches in the North Downs Benefice which includes All Saints’ Church in Hollingbourne.

The Great Leeds Book Sale of second hand books in aid of Saint Nicholas’ Church is from 4pm to 8.30pm on Friday 20th October and from 10am to 2.30pm on Saturday 21st October.

For further details please contact Brian Hardy (Tel. 842915). Pictured below is Leeds Church where the sale will take place.

st-_nicholas-church-leeds

 

Oct
28
Sat
Leeds Castle and Hollingbourne Garden Society Annual Supper @ Village Hall
Oct 28 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Tickets are available from Jane Morris (Tel. 884153) at £8.00 each. Please bring your own drinks and glasses.

The Leeds Castle and Hollingbourne Garden Society

Come and join us for

 THE GARDEN SOCIETY SUPPER
Saturday, 28th October 2017
7.15 for 7.30pm.  Hollingbourne Village Hall

Great food and good company for £7!
Please bring your own drinks and glasses
Book your place with Jane Morris

Phone: 01622 884153
or email; beechtreecottage@btinternet.com

 The website of the Society is lchgardensociety.co.uk

Oct
29
Sun
Steam Day at the Wormshill and Bredgar Light Railway @ The Warren, Bredgar
Oct 29 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm

A special extra steam gala day. All are 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 railway.

steam-railway

 

 

 

Nov
16
Thu
Reading Group @ Hollingbourne
Nov 16 @ 7:45 pm – 9:30 pm

The monthly meeting of the Hollingbourne Reading Group.

For further details please contact Barbara Lloyd on Tel 880282.

Hollingbournereadinggroup2

Dec
21
Thu
Reading Group @ Hollingbourne
Dec 21 @ 7:45 pm – 9:30 pm

The monthly meeting of the Hollingbourne Reading Group.

For further details please contact Barbara Lloyd on Tel 880282.

Hollingbournereadinggroup2

Mar
31
Sat
Point to Point Horse Racing @ Charing Hill Racecourse.
Mar 31 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

A traditional Easter Saturday event for all the family along the A20 at the bottom of Charing Hill. Attractions include a children’s fun fair, market stalls, refreshment tents, and racing with the chance of a flutter with the course bookmakers. Hollingbourne once had a point to point course which was located in the field between the Cardwell Pavilion and the Pilgrim’s Way.

Pony races start at 12.45 and horse races begin at 2pm. Admission £20 per car on the course or £30 per car on the hill with view of the course. Pedestrians are £5 and children are free. Single occupant cars are entitled to a £10 discount.

Pictured below is a race at Charing.