Cakes for Console Evening
The organisers of the Cakes and Coffee evening held on Friday 28th March would like to thank everyone who supported them. The total raised was over £1400, with £600 of this coming from the online auction.
Haz (Colm Farrell) whom is walking through all the counties of mainland UK to raise funds for the Charity 'Console' attended the evening. you can follow his progress on Facebook, www.facebook.com/hazwalk
If you were unable to attend the event but would still like to donate you can contribute at
Area Forum & Safer Neighbourhood Meeting
The next Area Forum and Safer Neighbourhood meeting for the Hartshorne, Swadlincote, Gresley and Woodville region will be on June 17th at Goseley Community Centre. The meeting starts at 6.15pm prompt.
Ladies Club Programme for 2014
SDDC Local Plan Consultation
South Derbyshire District Council are currently running a consultation on their Local Plan Part 1. There are still some drop in evenings that you can attend to see where proposed developments are planned. See the Pre-Submission Local PLan Part 1 poster fro details.
Hartshorne Society of Bell-ringers
Was formed in March 2013 with the aims of:
- Promoting and fostering the ancient English art of Change Ringing in Hartshorne and the local area.
- Ringing the bells of Hartshorne for Church services, weddings, secular events of national or local importance and on request by local institutions and organisations.
- Advancing the quality of ringing at Hartshorne.
- Providing a worthwhile activity for all ages across the local community.
- Encouraging interest in and ensuring correct maintenance of, the bells and fittings of Hartshorne.
They are always keen to welcome new members; if you are interested in Bell-ringing or just want to find out more the read their bell-ringing article, or email Andy Austen
Hartshorne Parish Fete 2013
At last the photographs of the event are on the Picture Gallery view them now.
After a Fete meeting earlier this month it has been decided to postpone the Village Fete next year and look at organising a fete in 2015.
The committee are always looking for people to assist in organisning and running the fete, if you would like to offer your services please contact the
A Very Gentle Cricket Match
A very entertaining cricket match was played between the Upper and Lower Hartshorne Gentlemen on Sunday 30th June, the weather for the event being very favourable for cider and larger drinking. With the Upper Gentlemen taking the trophy for this first of its kind event.
Photographs of the event can be viewed in the photo gallery.
New Ladies Club Programme Now Available - Here
Don't forget you can find all the minutes and Agenda for the Parish Council Meetings here: Parish Council
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