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Happy Tots At Hodnet Church

10am – 11.30am on alternate Fridays in St Luke’s Church, Hodnet

Play, arts, crafts, stories, songs and games for children to enjoy!

Chance for adults to have a chat and a drink whilst your children play.

The first “Happy Tots” session will be on Friday 6th July and will meet throughout the school summer holidays – 6 & 20 July, […]

Peplow Community Walk – July 2018

Boy & Girl Walking

Sunday 8th July

PLEASE NOTE: Change of time, to avoid the heat of the day!

Coundmoor near Cressage

Meet at 9:45am for 10:00am

Park by Mosterley Farm.

All ages welcome.

Given the present hot weather there seems little point in our usual “wet weather” check – though we had not considered the heat! However if you are planning to join […]

Annual Glow Worm walk

Each year Hodnet Footpath Group organises a late evening walk to spot the famous Hodnet Glow Worms. This year’s walk will take place on Friday 29th June from 10 pm – yes ten at night, as the glow worms only glow in the dark! All are welcome to come along, and if you wish to do so meet up by […]

Open Farm Sunday 2018 – Appleby’s Cheesemakers

Appleby’s are hosting an Open Farm Sunday again this year, on June 10th from 2pm to 4pm they will be welcoming people from the local area to Hawkstone Abbey Farm SY4 5LN.

There will be a tour of the cheese dairy and storerooms followed by a farm walk.

The Shed will be open for cheese etc and there will be […]

Peplow Community Walk – June 2018

Boy & Girl Walking

Sunday 10th June

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

A circular walk around the Stanton area. The route is that of Walk 2 from the “Stanton Walking Guide” available on this page, though we will walking in the opposite direction (i.e. anticlockwise) to that shown. The walk is just over four miles long […]

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 […]