Hodnet and District Garden Club, May 2014

Our next meeting will be on Tuesday 20th May at 7.30 pm at the Lyon Hall, when four of our members will take part in an Open Mic session, topics as follows:

David Rollinson – A Daffodil Adventure Trish Dawson – Food for Thought David Smither – Reasons Behind the Seasons Richard Holtom – Darwin & The Galapagos


Easter visit to the Wetlands April 2014

Hodnet Footpath Group’s walk to Wollerton Wetlands and beyond on Easter Monday was well attended. A total of 18 people and a dozen dogs enjoyed lovely weather and beautiful scenery, as well as an opportunity to familiarise themselves with local footpaths along with others who enjoy walking.

If you are interested to know more about the work […]

A53 Closed by HGV Fire

Just after 2pm today (Mon 7th April, 2014) and lorry carrying stone caught fire about 100m from Tern Hill roundabout. The vehicle, which had been travelling towards Market Drayton on the A53, was stopped by its driver outside Ternhill Furniture. Fire crews from Hodnet and Market Drayton attended the scene along with police. The A53 was closed until shortly before […]

Charity Antique and Collectors Valuation Day

Free valuation Day at The Bear Inn, Hodnet.

From 10am – 4 pm, Thursday 10th April.

Free valuations of collectables, jewellery, ceramics and any other Antiques.

Hansons and The Bear Inn both support the Midlands Air Ambulance Service so donations can be made on the day.

We can also accept items into the forthcoming Hansons Auctions. The next valuation day […]

Bowling Club Benefits from Grant

Members of Wollerton Bowls and Social Club were presented this week with a grant to help with the renovation of the buildings at their premises in Mill Road. Five members of the Towns and Rural Communities Association (TARCA) visited the club to present members with a cheque for £2,860 towards the cost of building a new shelter and improving storage […]