What's On in The Hendreds from Friday 17th August 2018

Thames Valley Police Open Day
Saturday 18th August, 10am to 4pm at the
TVP Training Centre, Sulhampstead, near Reading
See the Police Helicopter and Team, meet the Mounted
and Dog sections, learn about different departments,
visit the Police Museum
More details on the www.hendred.org website.

Church Services - Sunday 19th August
9:00am Holy Trinity, West Hendred, Family Service
9:30am St Mary's, East Hendred, Sunday Mass
10:30am St Augustine's, East Hendred, Holy Communion

Church Services - Sunday 26th August
9:00am Holy Trinity, West Hendred, Holy Communion
9:30am St Mary's, East Hendred, Sunday Mass
10:30am St Augustine's, East Hendred, Morning Prayer

Coffee Morning at St Augstine's
Wednesday 29th August from 10:30am
Please come along to our lovely church for a chat,
coffee, cake and to show support.

Traditional Irish Dancing

Wednesdays 5:30pm at Snells Hall, East Hendred
Commencing Wednesday 5th September
Traditional Irish dance instruction for boys and
girls from 4 years and adults.
Suitable for beginners to advanced level.
Classes taught by World and European Champion, Pamela Mackay,
registered with the World Irish Dance Association (WIDA).
Find out more from
Facebook: @maheririshdance
Book your free taster session today!

Not Just a Beer Festival
The 7th annual West Hendred Not Just a Beer Festival will be held at
West Hendred Village Hall on Friday 7th / Saturday 8th September.
Attractions include:
•    Friday 6pm – 11pm “Village Pub”
•    Large range of cask ales, cider, perry and wine by the glass
•    Barbeque (with the renowned local burgers) 7-9pm
-    Saturday 11am – 11pm “Family Festival”
•    Games in the park to include Aunt Sally, horseshoe quoits, skittles, splat the rat
•    Bouncy castle
•    Barbeque and hog roast
•    Live music in the evening
There is something for everyone, making this a great family event and not just a beer festival!
Entry is £3.50 for adults (including a free souvenir glass) and free for children.

St Augustine's Church Gift Day
Saturday 8th September, 10am to 4pm
Gift Day leaflets have been distributed to every household
in East Hendred parish.
Please donate generously and come along and visit the church.
This event coincides with the Ride and Stride - see below.

Oxfordshire Churches Ride and Stride
Saturday 8th September
Find sponsors for you to walk or cycle to visit as many of
Oxfordshire's beautiful churches as you like.
Proceeds are for the Oxfordshire Historic Churches Trust,
which returns 50% of your sponsorship money to your
chosen church.
More details nearer the time.

Community Resilience - Coping with Emergencies
Wednesday, 13th September, 7:30pm at Snells Hall
Are we ready for emergencies in our homes
or in the community?
We can all be affected by emergencies such as fires,
power cuts, medical emergencies and more.
To help us be prepared for such events,
Jonah Maddocks, Emergency Planning Officer for the
Vale of White Horse will give a presentation and
answer any questions about Community Resilience on
Wednesday, 13th September, 7:30pm at Snells Hall.
Everyone is welcome!

Coffee Morning, Plant, and Book Sale

West Hendred Village Hall
Saturday 15th September 10 am – 12 noon
Many nearly new cookery and childrens books!
Also a variety of hardy plants.
All proceeds are for the Village Hall.
Please contribute - Hugh and Annabel on 833174.

East & West Hendred WI

Meeting on 20th September at 7:30pm in Snells Hall
Come along to this meeting and meet Judy Bagott, a solicitor,
who will talk to us about “Where there’s a Will” – the
importance of future planning for your estate, be it big or small.
Visitors and new members always welcome.
For more details please contact Jennie Cosgrave
on 01235 224467 or jen@wpj.me.uk


Events in Ardington and Lockinge

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