Author: Janet

Hartington Sculpture Studio

Would you like to learn how to sculpt in stone or wood? We are a friendly group, who are looking for new members to join us. No experience is necessary and taster sessions are available. Email us at hartingtonsculpturestudio@gmail.com for further information   You can find us on Facebook and Instagram @ Hartington Sculpture Studio

Hartington Sculpture Studio

Did you know that Hartington has it’s own Sculpture Studio? We are a friendly group who are looking for new members to join us. We carve in stone or wood. No experience necessary. Come and have a taster session to see if you are interested. For further information, please ring 01298 84220

Hartington Village Hall Lottery

Hartington Village Hall Lottery: Laura Heeley (Village Stores) made our January draw on Wednesday 13th January. The winning number 43 is held by John and Vicky Colley, Minton House, Hartington. They have very generously gifted £50 of their winnings back to the Village Hall.

Hartington Village Hall

Hartington Village Hall: with the new heating system fully installed you are now warmly invited to a range of regular activities. See our website www.Hartingtonvillagehall.co.uk/booking/calendar for the full programme. Our new table tennis group have their second session this Tuesday from 7.30, there is our Activities Club (bowls, Boccaccio, curling, table tennis) on Thursday 2-4, with the Read more…

Hartington Rural Social Group

Hartington Rural Social Group: we meet tomorrow from 2.00-4.00 in the village hall. Our guest speaker will be Alan Salt, so knowledgable about all matters ‘CHEESE’ and on cheese production in Hartington in particular. With home  made cake, tea and coffee and great company what more can one want? All are most welcome. We will Read more…

Hartington Village Hall

Hartington Village Hall: a big thank you to the volunteers who have helped to put back furniture and various other items after the installation of our new heating system. The good news is also that the new system is having the very positive impact that we hoped for. Again a huge ‘thank you’ to all Read more…

Hartington Village Hall Lottery

The final draw of our 2020/2021 lottery was made on Wednesday  by John Dean. The winning number 90, and a final prize of £300, is held by Carol Clayton of Stonewell Lane, Hartington who many of you will know, not least through her work at the Post Office/Beresford Tea Rooms. We have received great news Read more…

Found: 2 small rucksacks

Found near the water pump in Hartington: two small rucksacks, one black VANS and a dark green Regatta. Believe they were left yesterday ( Friday 18th June), perhaps by members of a visiting school group. No form of identification inside. They will be kept in the Village Hall once dried out. Contact 01298 687384 if you Read more…

Trustee of the Year Award

Congratulations to Keith Quine, Chairman of Hartington Village Hall Committee, who won the Award for “Trustee of the Year” in last night’s virtual Awards Ceremony, hosted by Support Staffordshire! Keith was nominated for this award because of all the hard work that he, and as Keith is keen to point out, the other Trustees and Read more…

Hartington Village Hall Lottery Draw

Hartington Village Hall Lottery Draw: our May draw took place earlier this morning with the holder of Number 15 being Kieron Broomhead, grandson of Liz and Brian. All lottery profits go towards our fund to replace our ancient heating system. The announcement this week of a successful grant bid for £8K puts us very close to Read more…

Hartington Village Hall Lottery Draw

Our February £100 lottery draw was made by Katie, at Sue Peach’s corner shop. The winning number, 46, is held by Cally Gregory of Hartington House. The next lottery draw will take place on Wednesday 10th March. Trustees of the Village Hall would like to thank all subscribers to the lottery for their continued support. We Read more…

Hartington Village Hall

Our Rural Social Group will meet on Tuesday 27th October (2.00 – 4.00) in a Covid 19 safe and welcoming environment. Our guest speaker is Gary Spendlove who in 2018 organised the ‘Walk for Life’ using the Hall as a base. He will speak about organ donation in Derbyshire, an issue that he has been a passionate Read more…

Hartington Village Hall Lottery 2020/21

Hartington Village Hall Lottery 2020/21:  the first of our 12 monthly draws has taken place with Number 36, Graham Smith, being the lucky recipient of the £100 prize. Graham is a long serving member of the Wednesday Hartington Dance Club and was a winner last year. Currently 91 numbers have been subscribed and a prize total Read more…

Hartington Village Hall

Hartington Village Hall : The new social distancing rules from 14 September, whether indoors or outdoors, means people from different households must not meet in groups of more than 6. Community facilities can however host more than 6 people in total. We have this confirmation from Rural Action Derbyshire. Community facilities are treated in the same way as cafes, Read more…

Final Post for 50 miles in 50 days

Sometime has now passed since Sophia completed her 50 miles in 50 days. We were going to update everyone a little sooner about her final runs and fundraising but more donations kept coming in, hence leaving this post until now.What an amazing day Sophia’s last run was. So much local support was present along her Read more…

Hartington Village Hall

The June monthly lottery draw, the last in the series, was made on 10th June by Laura. The winning number, 36, is held by Graham Smith of Cheadle, a long term member of the Wednesday Social Dance Club. He wins £300. Trustees wish to thank all who bought a lottery ticket and the sum raised Read more…

Donations for Plants

Another £84 raised from “spare” plants! Thanks to Liz and Lynette, who have also contributed plants and especially, thank you again to everyone who has taken a plant and left a generous donation. £42 each has been transferred to The Village Hall Boiler Replacement fund and Dogs on the Streets this morning. This makes a Read more…