Monthly Archives: April 2012

Parish Council Meeting – 12 March 2012

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).

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Hamsterley WI Meeting – April 10th 2012

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.

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HM The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee

In order to mark this important event, Hamsterley Parish Council proposes to give a Jubilee Commemorative Mug to every young person resident in the village aged 16 and under. Mugs are being commissioned locally and Julia Hunter is compiling a … Continue reading

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Table Top Sale

St. James’ Church. Saturday 5th May 2012, 10am-12noon. Book tables £6 with Julia Hunter 01399 488483. Limited space and tables available, so please book early.

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The 3rd Great Hamsterley Litter Pick!

The ‘Litter Free Durham’ Hamsterley litter pick will take place on Sunday 29th April 2012, 1pm-4pm. We will be picking litter as far as possible along the 4 main village access roads. Meet at the war memorial at 12.45pm. Please … Continue reading

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Sponsored Walk

Ian Shuttleworth writes: “On April 29th 2012 I am doing the 11 mile sponsored walk in Hamsterley Forest on behalf of Macmillan Cancer Support. If anyone would like to sponsor me please visit my ‘Just giving’ site. Cheers, Ian Shuttleworth … Continue reading

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The Hamsterley Village website is now two years old. The first post was made on April 8th 2010, and it was about the Cross Keys offering a retail facility. This report describes the origins of the website and how it … Continue reading

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We’ve added a new page of panoramic photos of Hamsterley and the surrounding area. (More to come.)

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