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Here’s the
last Herald of 2014.
Don’t forget the Candlelit Carol Service on Sunday 14th December at 18:00, in St Peter’s Church. With some Christmas Carol singing around Horningsea on the 23rd.
Here’s to an enjoyable festive season….!
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Christmas Tree Lighting

Sunday 30th November, 18:30
Come banish those winter blues with your neighbours and the HRA. We’ll be lighting the Xmas Tree on Sunday the 30th of November 18:30. Once again we’ll be doing decorating and lighting in the Jubilee Gardens. As well as being a safer venue for children there’s also toilets. You’ll be able to […]

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Messiah part 1 Saturday Nov 29th 7:30

[ November 29, 2014; 7:30 pm to 9:45 pm. ] Handel’s Messiah, part 1, which tells the Christmas story, will be performed in St Peter’s Church Horningsea on Saturday 29th November, 7:30pm by  Eyehall Musick and Fen Edge Voices, accompanied by the Fen Edge Baroque Ensemble and directed by Ian Priest. Solos will be sung by members of the choir;  the audience will be invited […]

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Horningsea Fireworks 2014

The HRA’s annual firework display is on Sunday 2nd November.
The fireworks start at 6.30pm on the Millennium Green followed by the Bonfire.
Admission is £5 for adults and free for Children.

Help required building the bonfire on Saturday the 1st of November
Please bring dry wooden items you would like to dispose of between the hours of 12:00 and […]

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Apples and rain….!

The fifth apple pressing day was fairly wet. The downpour started as we started pressing and only relented when we stopped.
Currently there’s about 80 litres bubbling in various airing cupboards in the village.

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HRA International Evening

19:00, 11th October, Village Hall

Following the success of the last few international evenings, the Greek, German and French nights, the HRA are pleased to announce they will be holding another international evening on the October the 11th. This time they’ll be consolidating the nationalities in the village with a return to the original format to […]

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Heritage Open Day Saturday 13th September

[ September 13, 2014; 10:00 am to 4:30 pm. ] St Peter’s Church will be open – all welcome!

Ride & Stride leaving St Peter’s Church at 10am for circular ride/stride to Fen Ditton/Teversham/Horningsea
Teas served all day (Vee’s Teas 2.30 -4.30)
Horningsea 800 Film throughout the day
Self Guided Tours
Diocesan Bell Ringers 4.15 – 4.45

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HRA Apple Pressing day

[ October 4, 2014; 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm. ] The fifth annual Apple Pressing day will take place on Saturday the 4th of October at 13:00.

Bring your own apples from the garden, some empty bottles (and just a bit of elbow grease!) and take your self-­pressed apple juice home with you. As with last year’s event villagers apples will be placed in a communal […]

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HRA Village Day

[ June 14, 2014; 2:00 pm to 10:00 pm. ] This year’s Village Day will be on the 14th of June. The day will start at 14:00 with the official opening by Michael Bowers.

Children’s Races
a Pet show
Tug of War
Splat the rat
Duck dipping
Bottle stall
coconut shy
Guessing sweets in a jar
Photo exhibition of the Horningsea 800 weekend
Bouncy castle
Model helicopter display
Slack lining
Tractor race.

Teas will be served in the village […]

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Horningsea 800 weekend report- 17 & 18th May 2014

Very many thanks to everyone who contributed to the success of the Horningsea 800 weekend … it is impossible to mention everyone – as the credits to the Horningsea 800 film said “and the People of Horningsea!”. Thanks to the flower arrangers, the film makers and participants, those who took part in the flotilla, those […]

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