Friends of Westhope

Events in June 2019 (Please note the following include some date changes for events already notified)

Hill Maintenance – new date of Sunday, 9th June.
Meet at Eileen’s patch at 10.00 a.m. for a discussion on fencing, placing bench and thinning trees.

Families Picnic and Scavenger Hunt – Sunday, 9th June at 3.00 p.m. in a Westhope Orchard.
Please bring a picnic tea as contribution to shared refreshments.

Coffee and Swap – As your hots are not available in July, please note the date change to Saturday, 29th June in Westhope Church from 10.30 to 11.30 a.m.

Upcoming Events

The following events are planned for 2019. Further details will be published in the Pyonear and on the Parish website.

Coffee Mornings: First Saturdays of February (3rd) ,May (4th), July (6th), September (7th) and November (2nd). Meet in Westhope church at 10.30 a.m. for a chat and to swap excess plants, produce and books, etc. Free tea and coffee provided.

Hill Maintenance: first Sunday of each month. Meet at 10.00 a.m. at locations which will be published in the Pyonear. July and August are often missed because of low turnout and November is bonfire building.

Hedgelaying : Saturday 16th/Sunday 17th February – meet 10.00 a.m. at Fiveways. Contributions of soup and cake welcome but bread and cheese and tea and coffee will be provided.

AGM: Friday, 12th April at 7.30 p.m. in Westhope Church. Refreshments will be provided afterwards.

Spring Walk – Sunday 19th May, meet 10.30 by Westhope Bus Stop and bring a picnic and drink. Drive to walking location sharing cars to minimize numbers. Proposed location is Mortimer Forest.

Children’s Event – to be confirmed.

BBQ – 14th July at Prospect Cottage starting at 12.30 p.m. A small charge is made for the BBQ and bring your own drinks. Salads and puddings are contributed by residents.

Quiz Night: Friday 4th October at 7.30 p.m. in Westhope Church. A small entry charge per person is made. Form into teams. Tea, coffee and biscuits provided but bring a bottle if desired.

Autumn Walk – Sunday 20th October. Route to be decides but suggested using local paths.

Bonfire Night – 5th November. The Backwoods. Bonfire lighting at 6.30-p.m. Soup and cakes provided at small charge.

Christmas Fayre – Saturday, 30th November. 10.30 a.m in Westhope Church. Stalls for produce, cakes, books, etc. Mince pies, tea, coffee available at small charge. A contribution from proceeds is made to charity.