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noticeboard latest village news
what’s on upcoming village events
Hamstead Hornet quarterly news sheet

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village admin

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St Mary’s Church

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now take the tour...
gallery a choice of four slide shows of village scenes past and present

Your comments and questions are welcome.
Copyright Penelope Stokes 2017
Hamstead Marshall
10.00 - 14.30 Sat 10 Jun

Summer Community Market
at Elm Farm

artisan bread, local produce, refreshments,
secondhand books, crafts, kids’ corner

Lanie Allen 01488 658168
Sue Watts 01488 658932
See the June 2017 issue of the

All the village news in full,
with pictures
Jazz evening at Park Lodge
raising funds for St Mary’s

7pm Friday 30th June

 • two bands: jazz and C&W
 • BYO picnic  
• pizza and ice cream on sale
  • tables in marquee reservable

Full details and table-booking here
from the village hall 10.30 Sun 23rd July

20 puzzles, 20 treasures,
£10 per car (unlimited passengers)
bring 20 sandwich bags numbered 1-20,
mobile phone, picnic lunch

book in advance by email
 or to Hayseed Hollow RG20 OHR
01488 657496, 07515 669174
more details here 
Garden Society
summer evening meeting
7.30pm Wed 5th July
Little Farm RG20 0JH
Grazing to let

The charity field in Hamstead Marshall is available for grazing. The  4-acre field has the river Enborne on its southern boundary and is adjacent to Gore End bridge, the county boundary.

Enquiries to Peter Benest on behalf of the Trustees.
The two local walks leaflets which were produced as part of the parish plan in 2007 are to be reproduced and distributed by St Mary’s Church.

For an online choice of walk suggestions see here.
Jane Doyle’s Montessori school at the village hall is trailing a baby group  on
Friday  mornings, 10 - 12, leading up to the summer holidays. Details from
Jane on 07738 969358.
Hamstead Marshall’s parish plan of 2007 is being revised. If you have an idea for inclusion or would like to help, please contact one of the team:

Jane Arnold-Round 01635 36370
Anne Budd 01488 657022
Hallam Goad 07597 127801
Nick Wallis 07747 792549
Sue Watts 01488 658932
Circle of Friends
Informal women’s group meeting in the village hall
on the first Thursday evening of each month
for a speaker or demo, and chat
Contact Sue Watts for details
St Mary’s Church has its own website and facebook page
Ladies Who Brunch
at the Halfway, from 10.30am,
second Thursday of each month
tickets £16, booking essential
Contact Lanie on 01488 658168