Calendar

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

Sep
20
Thu
Reading Group @ Hollingbourne
Sep 20 @ 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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Oct
18
Thu
Reading Group @ Hollingbourne
Oct 18 @ 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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Oct
20
Sat
Canterbury Festival @ Canterbury and throughout Kent
Oct 20 – Nov 3 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.

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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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Nov
11
Sun
Remembrance Sunday Service and Events @ All Saint's Church
Nov 11 all-day

A Service of Remembrance to be attended by members of the Leeds and Hollingbourne branch of the Royal British Legion who are celebrating their 97th anniversary. Wreaths will also be laid at the Village War Memorials in Leeds and Hollingbourne and in the churches at Broomfield, Leeds, and Hollingbourne..

The following services will be held:

9.30am Hollingbourne Church

Details of other services to follow.

Further information about the 50 names on the Hollingbourne War Memorial can be found on Site Pages or by going here , These names include 37 from the first World War and 13 from the Second World War.

Pictured below is the 2013 Hollingbourne War Memorial Remembrance Ceremony with visitors from Templeuve. The memorial is in Eyhorne Street close to Hollingbourne County Primary School. More information about the Leeds and Hollingbourne branch of the Royal British Legion is available from Derek Davison Tel 880650.

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Nov
15
Thu
Reading Group @ Hollingbourne
Nov 15 @ 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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Dec
13
Thu
Reading Group @ Hollingbourne
Dec 13 @ 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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