1. Book Exchange in Hartest Church

    By Jo Pask on July 27th, 2012

      The book exchange is situated in the Church. You will find the books on the pew at the back of the Church by the South door. For 50p a time you can borrow a book and when you have finished with it, bring it back and borrow another one! The money …

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  2. Friends of Hartest Church

    By Gill Leeming on July 27th, 2012

    Many people who live in Hartest have become aware that more funding is needed if we are to keep the lovely church open for our community. In spite of heroic efforts by the PCC to raise money, the annual income now falls well below the …

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  3. 90th Birthday Celebrations in the Village

    By Sue Lewis on July 4th, 2012

                            In June one of the founder members of the Hartest Carpet Bowls Club John Sharp celebrated his 90th birthday.  As you will imagine, we could not let the moment pass without marking it, so we asked Val Seal …

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  4. Churchgate Sinfonia at Hartest

    By Gill Leeming on July 4th, 2012

    On Saturday 23 June the well-loved local orchestra, CHURCHGATE SINFONIA, held a concert in Hartest Church in aid of the recently revived Friends of Hartest Church. They played a string concerto by Stravinsky, Bach's double violin concerto and …

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  5. Launch of

    By Sue Lewis on June 25th, 2012

      Official launch of welcomed by Suffolk’s voluntary sector received a warm welcome from the Suffolk voluntary and community sector this week when The Suffolk Foundation hosted the official launch of the donation …

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  6. Improve & Prove Fund

    By Sue Lewis on June 18th, 2012

    Good news stories with exceptional community benefits could win a donation The Suffolk Foundation is seeking applications to its Donations Programme of the Improve and Prove Fund. If you are involved with, or know of a voluntary and community group, …

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  7. Suffolk ACRE Funding

    By Sue Lewis on May 27th, 2012

    May 2012 Suffolk ACRE Funding Newsletter - May 2012 The aim of this newsletter is to keep Community groups informed about funding or grants and we hope this will be helpful for any new projects you are planning. If you would prefer not to receive …

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  8. Singing for Fun

    By Mo Woods on May 23rd, 2012

    There was a good turn out of regulars and newcomers to the recent singing morning in the Institute. New and Old songs were taught and mastered, ranging from Maori to Latvian songs, with a few others inbetween.  The morning was led by Sue Parlby who …

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  9. Suffolk Master Composters need YOU!

    By Sue Lewis on May 19th, 2012

    Calling all ‘green-minded’ people – Suffolk Master Composters need YOU!   A group of enthusiastic community volunteers will be given the chance to be trained as Suffolk Master Composters, to help promote the many benefits of home composting. …

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    By Sue Lewis on April 18th, 2012

    Hartest Parish Council / Church / School & Institute have put together 2 days of celebration in the village. Monday June 4th - 10pm.  Meet at the Crown Inn to walk to the Chadacre Park Mausoleum Site for the lighting of the Jubilee Beacon, this …

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