Category Archives: News

Hamsterley Litter Pick – Autumn 2014

Well done to the volunteer litter pickers (not all of whom appear in the photograph). They were out on Sunday 5th October and managed to collect an amazing 23 bags of litter from the roads around the village. Well done … Continue reading

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Community Mosaics Project

We now have a schedule of activity and begin with a design session with the artist, Sue Warlock,  on Thursday 18th September in the Village Hall from 2.30pm to 4.30pm or from 5.oopm to 7.00pm.

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New Website Manager

The Hamsterley Website Team are happy to announce that Jonathan Ward has agreed to take over the management of the Hamsterley Village website. You can contact Jonathan via the ‘Contact’ page on the website, or at, as before.

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House for Sale

2 Salters Gate, Hamsterley See details on the Nick & Gordon Carver and Rightmove websites.

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Hamsterley Primary School 50th Anniversary

December 10th 1964 saw the official opening of Hamsterley Primary School’s new building. The school had opened for business in January of that year, with pupils and teachers helping move the furniture from the old school (now the Village Hall) to … Continue reading

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Three Peaks Challenge

Jaquie Holloway writes: “Would you be kind enough to let the email circuit know that it’s Mission Accomplished! It was a truly wonderful, if emotional, weekend and a fitting tribute to Richard. All 32 participants (and Bracken, Sandy’s dog!) completed … Continue reading

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Caroline Peacock writes: “The village now has its own defibrillator – and the notice below tells you where it is and what the procedure for using it will be. This could save the life of someone having a heart attack, … Continue reading

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David C writes: HamText 07766 146730 “I am launching on an experimental basis a village text messaging service.

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