Hawkstone Scenic Fun Ride

Funride with your horse or pony in the beautiful Shropshire countryside

Approximately 12 miles with opptional jumps

First rider leaves at 10am and slots available until 2.30pm

Sunday 8th September 2013

Parking at The Citadel, Weston under Redcastle, nr Hodnet Use postcode SY4 5JY for SAT.NAVs

Adult riders £15. Junior riders £12

Organised by Hodnet 2000 Educational Trust charity

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


New SAMDev consultation announced

But it does not affect the Hodnet area.

On Monday 1st July Shropshire Council announced the next phase of consultation on the Site Allocations and Management of Development (SAMDev) Plan. The previous week the Council’s Cabinet approved the ‘Revised Preferred Options’ put to them by the Planning Department. As previously announced (see here) these revised proposals for future building developments […]

Do you walk along the old railway line?

If so you are not alone, plenty seem to and especially dog walkers.

You may have noticed the walking was getting harder recently, as vegetation grew over parts of the path, and may also have wondered who cut it back last weekend?

Well, the answer is not ‘the Council’, but a couple of community minded local volunteers. Yes the Big […]