2nd Hodnet Scout Group – A.G.M

2nd Hodnet Scout Group Annual General Meeting Tuesday 13th May 7.30 p.m

 

The 2nd Hodnet Scout Group Annual General Meeting will be held on Tuesday 13th May at 7.30 p.m at the scout hut on Hearne Lane in Hodnet. Please feel free to come along, have a cup of tea and find out what’s been going on over the […]

Shropshire Hand Made and Vintage Christmas Craft Fair

Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th November 10.00 a.m – 3.00 p.m at Hodnet Hall Gardens. 30+ stalls selling homemade homewares and vintage accessories. Access to 60 acres of renowned landscape gardens. Hot food, childrens craft tent, live music, childrens trail. Reduced admission, adults £3.00 children under 16’s free.

For further information about the gardens including directions and contact details, go […]

Treasure Hunt

The second annual Hodnet Scouting for Treasure, treasure hunt took place yesterday in glorious Autumn sunshine. Fifteen teams took part, with teams from as far away as Macclesfield joining in. The course wound its way around the beautiful Hodnet Hall Gardens as well as taking in part of the village of Hodnet. The clues devised by Brice Bozier were challenging […]

Scouting For Treasure, 2nd Hodnet Scouts

Sunday 22nd September Fun walking treasure hunt around Hodnet Village and Hodnet Hall Gardens,suitable for all the family. £3 entry fee per family. Staggered starting times commencing 10.30 a.m from the Scout Hut, Hearne Lane Hodnet. Approximately 3hrs, including registration. Food and refreshments available from the Scout Hut at the finish!

Winning team get their team name on the cup […]

1st Hodnet Guides needs help.

1st Hodnet Guides need more help to run their lively and active Unit on Wednesday evenings. Someone 18yrs plus would be ideal. The position of Unit Helper requires no formal training but a DBS(CRB)check would need to be done. If someone needs to become a Leader then training is available. For more details please contact Guide Leader Anne Pye, Tel.01630 […]

Shropshire Hand Made and Vintage Craft Fair

Sunday 21st July 10.00 a.m – 3.00 p.m at Hodnet Hall Gardens 40+ stalls selling homemade homewares and vintage accessories Access to 60 acres of renowned landscape gardens Refreshment, food, live music, childrens trail Reduced admission, adults £3.00 children under 16 free

 

For further information about the gardens including directions and contact details, go to the gardens own website

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Plant Hunters Fair

Plant Hunters Fair at Hodnet Hall

The 3rd Plant hunters fair at Hodnet Hall Gardens, Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd of June.

Gate opens 10 a.m. last entrance 5 p.m.

Entrance at the special event rate of £3.00 for adults , under 16’s free.

Nurseries and traders attending include;

Architectural Impact, Chris Cooke Plants, Conquest Plants Nursery, Green’s Leaves, […]

Shropshire Hand Made and Vintage Fair at Hodnet Hall

Sunday 12th May 10.00 a.m – 3.00 p.m 40+ stalls selling homemade homewares and vintage accessories access to 60 acres of fantastic landscape gardens at their most colourful in May

 

Refreshment, food, live music, craft tent Charity prize raffle for Hodnet Scouts and Guides Reduced admission, adults £3.00 children under 16 free

For further information about the gardens including […]

Trugg and Barrows Garden Diary Spring 2013

The ground is white, The winds are wild, They chill and bite; The ground is thick with slush and sleet, And I barely feel my feet.”

It is now the end of March and the garden is still stuck in the grip of winter. Mild weather at the turn of the year looked like it was going to […]

Trugg and Barrow’s Garden Diary February 2013

“The more it snows tiddely-pom

the more it goes tiddely-pom

the more it goes tiddely-pom on snowing

and nobody knows tiddely-pom

how cold my toes tiddely-pom

how cold my toes are growing.” (A.A. Milne)

For a gardener, January is often the bleakest month of the year, and this […]

Race Night at The Lyon Hall

Hodnet Joint Headquarters Charity Race Night 7 p.m Saturday 9th February 2013 at the Lyon Hall, Hodnet Come and join us for an evening of entertaining horse racing. Place bets and enjoy a chilli and jacket potato supper. Tickets £5.00 adults, £2.50 under 16’s (includes supper). Tickets available from the Beaver, Cub, Scout, Brownie or Guide leaders, or from the […]

Trugg and Barrow’s Garden Diary January 2013

Rain rain rain rain, rain rain, rain rain rain rain rain, rain rain rain, rain rain. The British are known for their pre-occupation with the weather, for gardeners, farmers and others working on the land it is more like an obsession. This time a year ago this part of Shropshire had experienced 9 months of record low rain fall. It […]

Trugg and Barrow’s garden diary December 2012

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Hodnet 2nd Scout group leaders improve their skills

2nd Hodnet Scout Group have had a very busy year. This includes some of the Group Leaders undertaking training in order to improve the activities that can be offered to the pack members. .

Recently Kath Bett, Beaver Leader received her Merit for Outstanding Support and her 5 years service award . Mark Preece, Scout Leader, Keri Coates, Group Scout […]

Trugg and Barrows Garden Diary November 2012

“Every leaf speaks bliss to me, fluttering from the autumn tree”

It has been a wonderful year for autumn colour. One of the first trees as always that showed it’s intent in the garden was the Cladrastis lutea (Yellow wood). This seemed to spur many of the plants in the garden to produce a fantastic display of reds, oranges, browns […]