Calendar

Jun
23
Sat
Leeds Castle Triathlon @ Leeds Castle
Jun 23 – Jun 24 all-day

A two day triathlon event.  Please Read More for further information.

For further information please go to www.leeds-castle.com/triathlon

Pictured below is Leeds Castle with some of the famous black swans.

Jul
7
Sat
Guided walk around the Hucking Estate. @ Hucking Estate of the Woodland Trust
Jul 7 all-day

A guided walk around the Hucking Estate of the Woodland Trust which overlooks Hollingbourne. Meet at the car park which can be reached by turning left at the top of Hollingbourne Hill and then left again at the sign pointing to Hucking Church. The car park is on the left. The popular Hook and Hatchet PH and campsite is close by.

For more information please go to https://www.woodlandtrust.org.uk/get-involved/events/

Please see below for a picture of the lifesize carvings of a family of wild boar on the Estate.

 

Jul
14
Sat
Leeds Castle and Hollingbourne Garden Society Summer Show @ Village Hall
Jul 14 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

There will be 60 classes and trophies include the Charles Chapman Cup, the Olive Lady Baillie Cup, and the Ruth Money Trophy. Cream teas will be available and there will also be a raffle and a produce stall.

Please contact the Secretary (Tel. 880349) for more details and a Show Schedule which is also available from Christopher’s Village Shop in Eyhorne Street.

All are welcome and the Hall is open from 10am for the setting up of exhibits. There will also be a games area for children.

Leeds Castle and Hollingbourne

Garden Society

 

SUMMER SHOW

 

SATURDAY 14th JULY 2.00 PM

Hollingbourne Village Hall

Flowers, Fruit, vegetables,

baking, preserves and Children’s classes

Stalls, raffle and Children’s games

 

Cream Teas from 2.30

 

Exhibits from non-members welcome

 

Schedules from Jean Talboys

Phone 880349 or email:jtalboys@btinternet.com

 

Staging 10 am. – 12 noon

Entry forms to Show Secretary by 12th July

E-Mail to:

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

 

The website of the Society is lchgardensociety.co.uk

Jul
19
Thu
Reading Group @ Hollingbourne
Jul 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.

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Jul
21
Sat
Hollingbourne Beer and Music Festival @ Windmill Inn by Richard Phillips
Jul 21 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm

A day of live music with a selection of beers in the garden of the Windmill public house in Eyhorne Street. Attractions also include a barbecue and a children’s play area.

For further details Tel 889000 or please see a picture of the 2016 event below.

The Windmill PH Beer and Music Festival in Hollingbourne.

 

 

 

 

Aug
16
Thu
Reading Group @ Hollingbourne
Aug 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.

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Aug
26
Sun
Guided walk around the Hucking Estate. @ Hucking Estate of the Woodland Trust
Aug 26 all-day

A guided walk around the Hucking Estate of the Woodland Trust which overlooks Hollingbourne. Meet at the car park which can be reached by turning left at the top of Hollingbourne Hill and then left again at the sign pointing to Hucking Church. The car park is on the left. The popular Hook and Hatchet PH and campsite is close by.

For more information please go to https://www.woodlandtrust.org.uk/get-involved/events/

Please see below for a picture of the lifesize carvings of a family of wild boar on the Estate.

 

Sep
15
Sat
Leeds Castle and Hollingbourne Garden Society Autumn Show @ Village Hall
Sep 15 @ 2:00 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 15th September 2.00 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 13th September

 

e-mail jtalboys@btinternet.com

The website of the Society is lchgardensociety.co.uk

Oct
27
Sat
Leeds Castle and Hollingbourne Garden Society Annual Supper @ Village Hall
Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 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
28
Sun
Steam Day at the Wormshill and Bredgar Light Railway @ The Warren, Bredgar
Oct 28 @ 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.

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