Wollerton URC Christmas Eve Candlelit Service

All welcome.

Wollerton Social Club Christmas Bingo

Eyes Down @ 8.00pm

New Parish Councillor Appointed

Following the retirement of long-serving Parish Councillor, Mr. Phil Perry, a replacement has been appointed.

He is Mr. Howard Trevor, who has lived in Hodnet all his life and has a young family. He also runs his own Landscape and Property Maintenance business.

Howard’s first meeting as a Parish Councillor will be on Thursday, 16th December.

New Book from Hodnet Historian

Mr. Mothershaw with his new book

Gerald Mothershaw, a well know local historian, has recently published his latest book. Called The War Years 1939-1945 – How Times Have Changed, it includes accounts of the experiences of servicemen based in Hodnet and other villages around Market Drayton during the war.

This is Gerald’s seventh book, and like the previous ones he is donating the proceeds from its […]

Fatal road accident on the A442 in Peplow

A fatal road accident occurred today (Mon. 8 Nov. 2010) on the A442 in Peplow at around 7:50am. The accident involved a collision between a Vauxhall Astra van and an Iveco box 4½ ton van, close to the entrance of Highway Farm. The Vauxhall van was overtaking at the time and, according to the Shropshire Star, one of its two […]

Christmas Lunches at Hawkstone Hall

Christmas lunches at the grade I listed Georgian Mansion.

3 courses,

Vegetable soup or fan of melon or pate.

Traditional roast with trimmings or vegetarian option.

Christmas pudding and brandy sauce or fresh fruit salad or ice cream.

Also included is afternoon tea and a mince pie.

Adults £12.95 Children £9.95

Available December 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 14th, 15th, 16th, […]

17th Century Dovecote gets face lift

Four months of skilled and patient work means that the grade II listed dovecote within Hodnet park can now come off the heritage at risk register. The rejuvenation of this unusual piece of our local heritage was carried out under the auspices of English Heritage and Natural England. The work was undertaken mainly by Hereford based company I.J. Preece and […]

Mulberry Bush Studios: Christmas Showcases, Demonstrations & Open Days

Local florists Mulberry Bush Studios are holding a number of special pre-Christmas events. These are:

Christmas Showcase evenings: Monday 15th & Thursday 25th November, 7.00pm. Everyone welcome, refreshments provided.

Floral Demonstration evening: Wednesday 1st of December, 7.00pm. Tickets £8.50. Booking essential.

Wine Tasting Evening: Tuesday 7th December, 7.00pm Liz Gledhill from Oldacre Wines will be bringing a selection to help […]