What's On in The Hendreds from Friday 24th May, 2019

The Big Hendred Holiday Bash - Some Tickets Still Available at Hendred Stores!
Sunday 26th May, 5pm to late.
It's a great village occasion, with music, dancing, singing,
barbecue, beer, a bouncy castle and a great chance to spend
a summer evening catching up with friends.
In a marquee on  Poplars Field,
BBQ, Hot dogs, Ceilidh band,
Springline Singers, Bouncy Castle,
ice cream and much more...
Tickets £15 adult, £5 aged 5 – 12. Under 5 free.

Local Sparkling Wine for Sale
Hendred Vineyard shop (at the junction of Allins Lane and
Reading Road in East Hendred) will be opening on
Saturday 25th May (2-5pm) for tastings and sales of
Hendred Brut.  https://www.hendredvineyard.co.uk/  

Coffee Morning, Plant, and Book Sale

Saturday 25th May 10 am – 12 noon at West Hendred Village Hall
Many nearly new cookery and childrens books!
Also a variety of hardy plants, and fantastic spring plants.
All proceeds are for the Village Hall.
Please contribute - Hugh and Annabel on 833174.

Church Services - Sunday 26th May
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

The Incredibly Popular Big Hendred Holiday Bash
Sunday 26th May, 5pm to late!
Tickets from Hendred Stores.

Church Services - Sunday 2nd June

9:00am Holy Trinity, West Hendred, Morning Prayer
9:30am St Mary's, East Hendred, Sunday Mass
10:30am St Augustine's, East Hendred, Holy Communion

Learn to Bowl!

Three Week Beginners' Course
Morland Bowls Club, Orchard Lane
(behind The Plough)
Mondays  6:30pm - 7:30pm
3rd, 10th & 17th June
Go Active Gold, part of the Vale of White Horse District Council
"Keep Active" for over 55s are organising this so please contact
them if you are in that age range, or just appear. 
However, the Club would very much welcome people of all ages to
come along and have a go.  Flat shoes and a warm jacket are all
that are required. 
We will be providing tea/coffee and biscuits so please come along,
we are a friendly bunch of people.
For more info and to book, contact
Annalie Thomasson - 07766 991487

Church Services - Sunday 9th June
9:00am Holy Trinity, West Hendred, Morning Prayer
9:30am St Mary's, East Hendred, Sunday Mass
10:30am Holy Trinity, West Hendred, Benefice Communion
6:30pm St Augustine's. East Hendred, Ecumenical Evenng Prayer Service for Pentecost.

Hendreds Tennis Club 2019 Summer Tournament

Come and play in our village Tournament on Sunday 9th June, 10am to 4pm.
Juniors' round robin doubles competition. Draws for Adults in Singles,
Doubles and Mixed Doubles. Partners allocated by draw.
Entry includes Pimms/soft punch and strawberries before the finals.
All players welcome.
Register your interest by email to play@hendredstennis.co.uk  
Entries close 30th May.

OVO Women’s Tour - The World’s Best Cyclists will be racing past You!

Shortly after midday on Wednesday 12 June, ninety-six of the world’s top
professional riders will pedal their way past East Hendred.  
Stage 3 of this prestigious event in the international women’s cycling
calendar starts in Henley, finishes at Blenheim, and highlights of the
race will be screened on ITV4.  The “cycle past” is expected
shortly after midday on 12 June on the Reading Road at East Hendred. 
Spectators are encouraged to line the route and cheer them on their way!      

Roll up, roll up! The Circus is in Town!

Chilton School PTA will be hosting Popup Circus on
Saturday 15 June, from 12noon.
There will be two amazing performances on the day,
at 1pm and at 2.30pm.
Tickets are £6 each and under twos who sit on laps
are free.
As well as the amazing circus show, there will also be
food, tombolas, rides, and games in the school field.
Entry to the field is free.
Come and see a circus for a fantastic price and enjoy
all the other fete festivities on offer.
Tickets are available from the Chilton School office
and also online at

Family Cricket Carnival...Save the date..
East & West Hendred Cricket Club are celebrating the 2019 Cricket World Cup
with a family cricket carnival on 23 June, 11am at Mill Lane.
We shall be having a kwik cricket tournament. There will be a bar, raffle,
side stalls, cakes and Soleluna Pizza.
More details to follow...watch this space!

The West Hendred Not Just a Beer Festival

Friday 21st June 6pm - 11pm & Saturday 22nd June, 12pm - 11pm
This year it's going to be even bigger & even better!
More choice of beers & ciders!
A Gin Tent!
Curry on Friday Night!
Barbecue all day & night on Saturday!
Musical entertainment on Saturday!
Family fun on Saturday!
Pop it in your diary now!

EHHT Charity Auction - Save the Date!
A Charity Auction, in aid of East Hendred Heritage Trust, is being held at
Hendred House, on Saturday 29th June.
The auctioneer will be the charismatic Ali Eyston so a fun night can be guaranteed.!
bid on a traditional Viennese meal for 6 cooked in your own home giving you the
ideal way to invite friends around for a meal and not have to spend time in the kitchen.
The catalogue of auction lots will be available from the beginning of June either from
Hendred Stores or shop or by emailing hendredheritagesecretary@gmail.com
There will be a cash bar and nibbles available with a raffle to win a
wheelbarrow of booze.
Keep the date free, it will be a night not to be missed!

Enjoy the New Exhibition at the Champs Chapel Museum

The 2019 exhibition of "The Street Where You Live" featuring Down Street,
now called the High Street,  is open every Saturday and Sunday 2.30 to 4.30pm
until the end of October in the village museum. This exhibition is well worth
a visit to learn about the history of the buildings, its people and the lives
they led.
Continuing on from the very successful Roman Hendred finds exhibition held
over the winter months, the exhibits will continue to be on display throughout
the summer.
Volunteers are still being sought to help man the museum and if you can help
please contact Diana Wheeker at hendredheritagesecretary@gmail.com
We look forward to seeing you there.

Twinning Trip to France
Hendreds Twinning Group's trip to Sarceaux near Argentan is over the weekend of 5-8th July, 2019. 
We travel all the way from East Hendred to Sarceaux by Barnes coach, Portsmouth - Caen crossings,
both in daytime. 
The cost is £220/adult, £15/accompanied school aged child + £20/family or £12/individual membership sub.  
This includes all travel; accommodation, meals, entertainment and outings are courtesy of our French hosts. 
There's usually a chance for a hypermarket shop on the return journey, purchases stashed in the boot of the coach.
We have spare seats on the coach, and would welcome anyone who would like to join us.
Depart from the Plough, EH at 10.15 on the Friday, arrive back there late evening on the Monday.
If interested please contact Margaret Sharp on 01235 833367 or M.L.R.Sharp@btinternet.com


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