Diary dates for a busy November in Hartington

Click on the slideshow for details of all the events. Informal Flora – 6th and 20th November – £10 per person per session Hartington Sings – 6th November and Wednesday evenings 5-6pm until 11th December in the Village Hall. No prior experience necessary. Battle Back Concert with the Warslow Silver Band – 8th November @7.30pm Read more…

Free Entry: Americana Roots Harmony Duet, Pad the Hoof, at the Charles Cotton Hotel, Saturday November 2nd 9pm

Saturday November 2nd 9pm: Americana roots harmony duet, with guitar and banjo, Pad the hoof at the Charles Cotton Hotel, Hartington. Free entry and playing from 9pm. Check them out on their Facebook Page @padthehoof

Events happening this week – Wednesday 16 Friday 18th October

Mobile Library in the villages of Biggin, Earl Sterndale and Hartington Wednesday PM. Usual times, as previously advertised. Hartington Advent Windows: Deadline for applications is 5pm by email to hartingtonadventwindows2019@btinternet.com or application form from News And Views to the Newsagents. Thanks to all those that have already applied, just a few slots left to be Read more…

Get involved in Hartington Advent Windows – Applications due by 5pm Wednesday 16th October

OK so we haven’t had Halloween and Firework Night is still to come, even the clocks haven’t gone back yet but it is time to consider getting involved in the Hartington Advent Windows displays. Some dates are still available for those wanting to volunteer to help light up Hartington between the 1st and 24th December. Read more…

Friday 18th October – Cheese and Wine Evening at the Charles Cotton Hotel.

The Charles Cotton Hotel is hosting a Cheese and Wine Evening on Friday October 18th 2019 to raise funds to modernise the facilities at St Giles’ Church, Hartington. Featuring Alan Salt from Hartington Creamery with MC Mick Partridge the evening will be fun and informative. Tickets priced at £10 are avaiable now from The Post Read more…

Well Dressing and Scarcrow Competition, Duck Race & Lottery Draw

The weather held steady for a very successful 2019 Well Dressing and Poppy Queen Crowning on Saturday 7th September followed by the Hartington Wakes Sports and Country Show on Sunday. The School Well And the Village Pump were blessed by Father Lionel, acompanied by the Poppy Queen and the Warslow Silver Band. Crowning of the Read more…

Well Dressing – TODAY – Saturday 7th September 2019

Finishing touches were made to the two well dressings, the village pump and the school well, and finally they were revealed in the village last night. Poppy Queen Crowning and Well Dressing Ceremony will take place later today in and around the Village Hall, see schedule for more details. Glimpses of the wells below but Read more…

The Magnificent Seven (Scarecrows) hit Hartington

Seven magnificent scarecrows have appeared across all corners of the village, from Bankside to Mill Lane and from Stonewell Lane to the School. A great deal of effort and skill is displayed in the scarecrows that represent characters from Children’s Story Books. If you can support the makers by popping round to see them all Read more…

Hall Bank Still Closed

Despite signs saying Hall Bank Closed 20/08/19 it is still closed and access only as far as Victoria House. Visitors to the Youth Hostel should follow the diversion signs and approach the YHA from Heathcote. No evidence of any work by Severn Trent to refill the hole so far today.

Reminders and diary dates

Wednesday 21st August : Hall Bank still closed between Leisure Lane and Reynards Lane due to Water Mains works by Severn Trent. Mobile Library due to visit the Market Square between 2.20-2.55pm. Sunday 25th August: No service at St Giles’ Church instead a Benefice Service for the retiring Reverend Richard Benson at St Leonard’s Church, Read more…