Afternoon Tea Fundraiser for Peplow Chapel

190810 Peplow Chapel Fundraiser Poster

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The Chapel of the Epiphany, Peplow Fundraising for Organ Appeal

Afternoon Tea With a Tribute to ‘Pam Ayres’

At Hodnet Hall Garden Tearoom’s

Sat 10th Aug 2019

Gardens open at 3.30pm Afternoon Tea 5pm prompt

‘Pam Ayres’ tribute to follow

By kind permission of Sir Algernon & Lady Jane Heber-Percy

Tickets £10


“Marchamley Meanders” – Sunday 16th June 2019

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An Open Gardens event in Marchamley on Sunday 16th June offers an opportunity to drop into eight gardens for a “Peep behind the Hedges”. A children’s Treasure Hunt will also take place.

The event starts at 2pm, until 5pm. Adults £4, children free. Free car parking.

Tickets and […]

Hodnet & District Garden Club – May 2019 events

Hodnet & District Garden Club

There will be no meeting at the Lyon Hall in May, as two visits are scheduled for this month – see below for details.

The Club is also having a plant stall at the Grove School on the morning of Sunday 12th May during the Market Drayton 10K run.

On the evening of Mon 13th May, members look forward to […]

Trumpet & Organ Recital

St Lukes Church

Sunday 21 April 2019 at 3:00pm

Works by Pachelbel, Bach, Handel, Hovhaness

Featuring Margaret Simpson (organ) and Paul Nevins (trumpet)

Free admission – Retiring collection

Proceeds to Children’s Music Fund and Hodnet Performance

Tea & Cakes at 4.00pm

Further information: Maryjayne Rees 01630-685745 or email

Another Opportunity to Apply for a Community Grant

Hodnet Parish Council has announced an extension to the deadline for applications to its Community Grant Fund.

It is now possible to submit new applications up to Friday 31 August 2018.

Applications must be from a properly formed group, club, committee or charity, which must show that the group has charitable/community aims and benefits the residents of the Hodnet […]

Pancreatic Cancer Research Fund Coffee Morning

Saturday April 28th – 10am to 12 noon

The Community Room, The Meadows, Hodnet

Admission £3 with Lucky Ticket.

Cake stall, cards and gift wrap, jams and chutneys, Tombola, Raffle, Guess the number of sweets in Jar and others.

Donations of cakes would be greatly appreciated.

Further information from Margaret Taylor 07947-332627 or email

Find out more about the Pancreatic […]

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.


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


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


Marchamley BBQ – Report & Pictures

We had an extremely successful gathering on 10th September, 2017 in Marchamley despite the short lived but heavy thunderstorms. Nearly 90 local people gathered in the marquee in the field adjoining Marchamley Club. We enjoyed tea and cake in the afternoon courtesy of the excellent cake makers in the area.

Children took part in a range of games including splat […]

Marchamley BBQ – Sept. 10th 2017

Everyone is talking about the forthcoming BBQ which will be held at Marchamley Club and in the adjoining field. Plans are taking shape; posters are up and 140 flyers are being delivered door to door.

Local people are pitching in, contributing the marquee, tables, chairs, plates and cutlery and a generator for the music.

We have a planning meeting at […]

Wollerton Village Garden Trail – June 2017

On the afternoon of Sunday 4th June, a number of gardens will be open to visitors in Wollerton and the surrounding area.

The trail starts from Wollerton Village Room, where teas will also be served.

Those wishing to visit the gardens are asked to arrive between 12:00 noon and 5:00pm.

More information available from Sue Lea, 01630 638142 or email.


Family Treasure Hunt

Friends of Hodnet School are organising a Treasure Hunt.

Saturday 13th May starting from Hodnet Primary School.

£10 per family and this includes a treat for the children.

Start any time between 10am and 1pm.

There is a short route for toddlers and a longer route for older children,

We look forward to seeing you.

More information: Vicki Caldwell email


Family Barbeque Marchamley










On Sunday 10th September we are holding a big BBQ at Marchamley Club. There will be a marquee in the adjoining field with lots of children’s games and sports activities. We are providing the tables chairs and organising music till 930pm. From 2pm onwards there will be tea, coffee and […]