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Peplow Community Walk – May 2018

Boy & Girl Walking

Sunday 13th May – A walk in the Lee Brockhurst area.

Approximately 3.5 miles (2.5 hours)

Meet at 1:45pm for 2:00pm, over the bridge from the A49 [SJ548267].

All ages welcome.

In case of forecasted bad weather please check here (or phone Randall on 01952-540970) between 12.00 & 1:00pm on the day.

See our page for more information about the […]

Remembering Ken Dodd

Courtesy Shropshire Star

How many of our viewers / users remember that ‘Doddy’ visited Wollerton back in Jan 1972 – to present a ‘Perfect Pub’ award to the erstwhile Squirrel Inn?

The picture below was used by the Shropshire Star last week in their ‘Pictures from the Past’ item and is reproduced here courtesy of the Shopshire Star Newspaper.

Do you recognise […]

NEW – Mid-Week Walk (HFG) 21st March

This is to notify you about Hodnet Footpath Group’s next public walk – where we’re experimenting with a mid-week morning start.

Details are as follows:

**Weds 21st March, meet at High Hatton Club ready for an 11am start**

We plan to follow the route of our new [draft] Walk 8 leaflet, pausing to admire the stiles with dog gates […]

St Luke’s Flower Festival – 2018

Bank Holiday weekend of 26th, 27th and 28th May 2018.

A Year in the Life of St Luke’s.

The nine main flower displays will be based on Lent, Easter, Harvest, Advent and Christmas, baptisms, weddings, Remembrance Sunday, Mothering Sunday.

In addition to the flower displays, there will be delicious home-made refreshments, a children’s treasure hunt, a local history […]

Lyon Hall Quiz Night – March 2018

Friday 9th March, starting at 7:30pm

Teams of 4. Entry fee – £10 a team

Bring your own refreshments.

Please contact Nicola on 07989-104344 to book a table.


Peplow Community Walk – March 2018

Boy & Girl Walking

Sunday 11th March

Attingham Park – National Trust

Meet in the car park at 1:45pm for 2:00pm.

An admission fee will be payable by anyone who is not a member of the National Trust.

All ages welcome.

In case of forecasted wet weather please check here (or phone Randall on 01952-540970) after noon on the day.

See our page for […]

Hail, Sunshine and Snowdrops

Peplow Snowdrop Walk

When the Peplow Community Group gathered for their monthly walk on Sunday 11 February, the weather was more than unpredictable. The snow and ice predicted in weather warnings during the morning had not covered the county in white. Hoping the afternoon would also remain largely dry, twelve people decided to brave the cold and headed for Coundmoor near Cressage. The […]

How to keep warm – the HFG way!

On Jan 26th 3 members of the Hodnet Footpath Group (HFG), fed up with the bad weather that has cancelled many past planned workparties, decided to go ahead with a workparty to replace two stiles near long lane [on walks 6 & 7] , even though sleet was forecast – later. We were very pleased to find we were assisted […]

Scout & Guide Ceilidh

Scout & Guide Ceilidh

Raising Funds for Hodnet Scout & Guide Joint Headquarters

Lyon Hall, Saturday 3rd February

Doors open at 6.30pm – First Dance 7:30pm

Admission : £5.00

Licensed cash bar, tea & cake, raffle.

Tickets available from the Village Store or on the door.

More information: email


Peplow Community Walk – February 2018

Boy & Girl Walking

Sunday 11th February

Update Sunday 11:30am: The promised snow and sleet has not fallen in the intensity that the Weather Warnings forecasted. Whilst there is still a threat of wintry showers this afternoon, we are planning to go ahead with the walk. Wrapping up to keep out the cold and any showers is recommended, as is suitable footwear.

Coundmoor […]

Cancelled: Peplow Community Walk – December 2017

Boy & Girl Walking

Sunday 10th December

This walk has been cancelled in the light of the following:

Met Office: Amber warning of snow From: 0400 on Sun 10 December To:1800 on Sun 10 December A spell of heavy snow is likely over parts of Wales, the Midlands and parts of Northern and Eastern England on Sunday. Road, rail and air travel delays […]

Scouts Racenight

Fun social family event raising funds for 2nd Hodnet Scoutgroup.

At the Lyon Hall on Saturday 18th November 2017.

Doors open at 6:30pm. First Race at 7:00pm

Adults £6, children £5 – Ticket price includes hot food.

Tickets available from the Hodnet Village Store in Church Street.

For more information please contact Brice Bozier on 07092-294707 or by email


Shropshire Quiz Night

Wollerton Bowls and Social Club

Half the questions will test your knowledge of the county in which we live.

Wednesday 6th December, 7:30pm

At our clubhouse on Mill Road, Wollerton.

Maximum number in teams – 4.

Come as a team or join in with others when you arrive.

Entry fee – £1 per team member.

Winning team will be awarded […]

Peplow Community Walk – November 2017

Boy & Girl Walking

Sunday 12th November

Ercall Woods near The Wrekin Approximately 3.5 miles (2 hours)

Meet at 1:15pm for 1:30pm

Park opposite the Buckatree Hotel – Map

All ages welcome.

In case of forecasted wet weather please check here (or phone Randall on 01952-540970) after 11:30am on the day.

See our page for more information about the Peplow Community Group.


Public Walk – Cancelled

Please note: this walk has been cancelled due to wet weather.

Hodnet Footpath Group have been drafting a new walk leaflet for a nice route connecting Peplow Chapel and Stoke on Tern Church, and we plan to ‘road test’ this with a public walk on Sunday 5th November.

We shall meet by Peplow Chapel [roadside parking] at 10am and do […]