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Horningsea Residents Association Fireworks display and Bonfire night

Sunday 5th November, 18:30 Village Green
The HRA’s annual firework display is on Sunday 5th of November.
The fireworks start at 18.30 on the Millennium Green followed by the Bonfire. Admission is £5 for adults and free for Children.
It’s a busy event so make sure you get there early to get a good view! The bonfire is […]

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Heritage Open Day Sat 9 Sept 2017 – Free event

[ September 9, 2017; 10:00 am to 6:00 pm. ] At St Peter’s church, Horningsea
Victorian Horningsea

This ancient church was heavily made over by “trendy” Victorian architect Thomas Jekyll, a friend of Whistler and Pugin. He lifted the roof, designed the gates and made the choir pews with individual carvings of wild flowers. Come and see his work and an exhibition of his drawings. See “before” […]

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Quy Fen plant walk Tues 29 August at 6.30pm

[ August 29, 2017; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ] Join Fenland botanist Jonathan Graham and Pete Case from Freshwater Habitats Trust to learn more about why Quy Fen is such a special site for wetland plants.

Meet at Horningsea-Clayhithe road layby (just north of the village of Horningsea) postcode CB25 9JD at 6:30pm for a guided walk around the site lasting approx. 2 hrs.

All welcome

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Madrigals on the river – Sunday 20 August at 6.15pm

[ August 20, 2017; 6:15 pm to 8:15 pm. ] “Madrigals on the River with Fen Edge Voices”

In the garden by the river of Church End House, Horningsea.

Bring your picnics and chairs!

All welcome.

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Horningsea Herald August 2017

Here’s August’s Horningsea Herald.
A late edition, that was not in the emailed newsletter, are “Madrigals on the River with Fen Edge Voices”, on Sunday, 20th August, at 18:15 in the garden by the river of Church End House, Horningsea. Bring your picnics and chairs!

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St Peter’s Church Horningsea Arts & Culture Weekend II – Painting, drawing, prints, ….

29th & 30th July – 11 – 16.30
Exhibitions on Saturday & Sunday 11 – 4.30 will include works by :-
Janet Hathiramani; Frank Hopkirk; Ann Mitchell; Bill Parker; Tessa Pleasants; Jim Smith; Carol Yarrow
Saturday 29th:
7:30pm Concert ‘Musical landscapes’
given by Quintus (recorder, flutes, cello, keyboard)
with readings by members of the Horningsea Mechanicals
Pre-concert refreshments will be available from […]

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St Peter’s Church Horningsea Arts & Culture Weekend I – Textiles, pottery, sculptures, leatherwork, poetry …

22nd and 23rd July.
Exhibitions on Saturday & Sunday 11 – 4.30 will include:-
Brenda Phillips – textiles; Deb Wade – quilting; Cath Martin – pottery; Sue Roberts – pottery; Kate – sculptures/images of installations; Richard Tannenbaum – Sculptures; John Garland – sculptures; Carolyn –– leather work; Natalie – jewellery; Work by Bill Parker’s Art group
Saturday 22nd: […]

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Horningsea Herald July 2017

Here’s July’s Herald.
July is generally a busy month and guess what…!
– It’s Village Day tomorrow (1st July). As last year there’ll be the Stomp Happy Ceilidh band, so bring your dancing shoes.
– Then the following weekend it’s the Horningsea Horticultural Show.
– It does not stop then though as there’s two weekends of music, art and […]

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HRA Village Day

The HRA are excited to invite you to this year’s Village Day on Saturday 1st July from 15:00. It’s a great opportunity to meet and catch up with other villagers and families in a relaxed setting. Bring a picnic, something to barbeque, your families, your family dog if you have one and come […]

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The 150th Anniversary of the Coprolite Workers March from Horningsea to Quy Fen – WALK

Sunday 21st May at 11.30
The group will gather at the Jubilee Gardens in the centre of Horningsea to set off on the march – behind a “flag and a flute”. Can we match the 200 men, women and children who took part 150 years ago? The walk to Quy Fen is about a mile or […]

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