Calendar

Apr
6
Mon
April Parish Council Meeting @ Cardwell Pavilion
Apr 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

The monthly  meeting of the Parish Council which all are invited to attend. Information about the Agenda and the approved Minutes of previous meetings appear in the Agenda and Minutes section of this website.

Please see the Minutes and Agenda for further information.

 

Apr
7
Tue
Two Wheeled Tuesday on the North Downs. @ The Hook and Hatchet PH
Apr 7 all-day

The Hook and Hatchet Public House in Hucking can be reached by going up Hollingbourne Hill and then turning left and then left again past Hucking Church. Alternatively it can be reached by going up Broad Street Hill from the Pilgrim’s Way. It is also next to the Hucking Estate of the Woodland Trust which is popular with dog walkers. The PH holds a number of regular events. Please Read More for further information.

The Hook and Hatchet programme of events – October 2019.

The website of the Hook and Hatchet is https://www.hookandhatchetpub.co.uk/

Apr
8
Wed
The Hucking Bluebell Walk. @ Hucking Estate of the Woodland Trust
Apr 8 – May 19 all-day

A special Bluebell walk on the Hucking Estate of the Woodland Trust which can be reached by driving up Hollingbourne Hill and then turning left and then left again at the signpost to Hucking and St. Margaret’s Church. The free public car park is on the left just before the church. All are welcome and there is no charge.

The Trail can be reached by leaving the car park and entering the wood. The nearby Hook and Hatchet Public House in Church Road can easily be reached for food and drink. Dogs are welcome.

Pictured below are some of the Bluebells photographed in April 2016.

A selection of views of Hollingbourne.[6]

More information is at https://www.woodlandtrust.org.uk/

 

Mobile Library @ Hollingbourne Village Hall
Apr 8 @ 12:10 pm – 1:10 pm

Regular Mobile Library visit to Hollingbourne Village Hall

Apr
9
Thu
Open Mic Thursday on the North Downs. @ The Hook and Hatchet PH,
Apr 9 all-day

The Hook and Hatchet Public House in Hucking can be reached by going up Hollingbourne Hill and then turning left and then left again past Hucking Church. Alternatively it can be reached by going up Broad Street Hill from the Pilgrim’s Way. It is also next to the Hucking Estate of the Woodland Trust which is popular with dog walkers. The PH holds a number of regular events. Please Read More for further information.

The Hook and Hatchet programme of events – October 2019.

The website of the Hook and Hatchet PH is https://www.hookandhatchetpub.co.uk/

Thursday Night is Quiz Night. @ The Sugar Loaves PH in Eyhorne Street.
Apr 9 @ 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.

Other regular events are Fish Nights every Friday from 5pm to 9pm, a Cheese Club on Saturdays at 1pm, and Vinyl Record Nights on the first Saturday of each month.

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 £7.50.

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.

 

Apr
11
Sat
Saddle Up Saturday on the North Downs. @ The Hook and Hatchet PH,
Apr 11 all-day

The Hook and Hatchet Public House in Hucking can be reached by going up Hollingbourne Hill and then turning left and then left again past Hucking Church. Alternatively it can be reached by going up Broad Street Hill from the Pilgrim’s Way. It is also next to the Hucking Estate of the Woodland Trust which is popular with dog walkers. The PH holds a number of regular events. Please Read More for further information.

The Hook and Hatchet programme of events – October 2019.

The website of the Hook and Hatchet PH is https://www.hookandhatchetpub.co.uk/

Point to Point Horse Racing @ Charing Hill Racecourse.
Apr 11 @ 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. More information is at http://ashfordvalleyhunt.co.uk/

Pictured below is a race at Charing.

 

Service of Light @ All Saints, Hollingbourne
Apr 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Apr
12
Sun
Easter Day Eucharist @ All Saints, Holllingbourne
Apr 12 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am