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Monthly Archives: April 2012
Friday 15th June at 6.30 for 7.00. Village Hall. Adaptation of the bestselling Stieg Larsson novel, following a journalist (Daniel Craig) as he investigates the disappearance of a girl. Aided by punk computer hacker (Rooney Mara) they uncover corruption beyond … Continue reading
Thursday 14th June. Leaving village at 9.20am. £22, to include coach and ticket to Alnwick Gardens. If you have already been to the Gardens and wish to use the coach for shopping / sightseeing in Alnwick, the cost is £10 … Continue reading
Crook & Weardale Choral Society are singing for us in St. James’ Church on 12th June at 7:30pm. Music by Britten, Parry, Handel, Stanford, etc.
Bank Holiday Monday, 4th June, 2pm to dusk, at The Cross Keys. Join us to celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee at our Summer BBQ. Tickets are £10 for adults and £5 for children. Fingers crossed for sunshine!
Sunday 3 June and Tuesday 5th June Sunday 3 June 10.30am: A Diamond Jubilee Celebration Service led by Mrs Margaret Wearmouth in the Methodist Chapel Churches Together Centre. A joyful occasion for all with lively singing and readings.
We invite you to our Celebrations of Queen Elizabeth’s Diamond Jubilee on Thursday 31 May 2012. Celebrations start at 2.00 pm at school. Refreshments will be available. Everyone Welcome.
Vanguard – Progressive Craft. Hamsterley Village Hall will be completely transformed into a unique gallery space for three days from Friday to Sunday 25th to 27th May from 11am to 5pm each day. The exhibition, featuring some fifty stunning pieces, … Continue reading
Thursday 24th May to Saturday 26th May, 9.30 to 4.00pm, there will be a fascinating exhibition of Bible history at the Hamsterley Churches Together Centre (Methodist Church). Entry is free and there will be rare and unusual artefacts on display … Continue reading
In order to help towards the cost of the new pew-cushions at the Parish Church of St James. CHANGE of DATE: This event will now be held on Saturday 19th May at 10.30am at Ravensford Farm (Peacocks). CHANGE of VENUE: … Continue reading
Friday 18th May. Village Hall. Free Showing – South Pacific (1958) Beach Party Themed Event Free snacks and non-alcoholic drinks!
You are invited to Celebrate 360 years of Christian witness in the Mid-Durham area. Saturday 12th May 2012 and Sunday 13th May 2012.
Rosie Bristowe of Testimony Films writes: “I hope you don’t mind me contacting you out of the blue. I am a researcher for an award winning documentary film company, Testimony Films. I understand that during the 1930s, Hamsterley Forest was … Continue reading
Friday 11th May at 6.30 for 7.00. Village Hall. Hamsterley Village Hall Committee invites you to attend a film show and enjoy light refreshments to celebrate (at last!) the installation of the film equipment and purchase of new chairs, which … Continue reading
See also the Hamsterley Parish Council page. 1. Present: Jane Bee (Chairman), Dominic Bayne, Mark Coatsworth, Sue Heslop, Richard Hughes, Julia Hunter, Jonathan Peacock, Caroline Peacock (Clerk).
The President welcomed members and visitors to our open meeting this month and we were pleased to see a good attendance. The speaker for the evening was ‘Sadie The Bra Lady’ who gave an interesting and very amusing talk.