Hamsterley Primary School 50th Anniversary

School W2 Hamsterley Primary School 50th AnniversaryDecember 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 the new premises.

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Hamsterley Parish Council

Parish Council 4W Hamsterley Parish CouncilNext Parish Council Meeting: Monday 14 July 2014.

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Three Peaks Challenge

Three Peaks 1W 300x224 Three Peaks ChallengeJaquie 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 all Three Peaks and were joined by about another 12 to climb Snowdon early Sunday morning.

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Picnic Cinema

Picnic Cinema W 300x173 Picnic CinemaWe’re showing two films at Hamsterley Forest next week – on a big screen in the woods and with the chance to camp out overnight too.
Friday 11th July & Saturday 12th July.
Arrival Time: Campers from 6pm, Non-campers from 8pm

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Discovery Evening

Quaker Meeting House W 300x207 Discovery EveningTrevor Pitt writes:
“I wonder if you would be able to publish a notice about our next Discovery Evening on Monday July 7th.
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Dance with Kenny Ball Band

DSC 0943 W 300x185 Dance with Kenny Ball BandSaturday 5th July at 8pm.
Please bring your own food and drinks. Tea and biscuits will be provided.
Tickets from Anne on 01399 488318.

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Defrib W DefibrillatorCaroline 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, so do please take note of this new safeguard.”

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