Village snippets - 21 November 2007

Contributed by editor on Nov 20, 2007 - 11:21 PM

Compiled by Tony Hutt


St Luke’s Church, Hawkinge will be holding their Christmas Fair on Saturday 8th December in the Church and Church Hall. Attractions will include Father Christmas, Face Painting and refreshments. There will also be various stalls including cakes, Crafts, Cards, Toys, Books and Bric a Brac. Stalls can be booked by calling 01303 892694.

The British Sugarcraft Guild, Folkestone Branch are holding a Christmas Fayre at The Hawkinge Community Centre Saturday 24th November 2007, 10am-2pm. Christmas cakes, Tombola, barrow of booze, cafeteria, and much more. All welcome.

Visit Santa when he arrives for The Advent Fair Saturday 24th November 2007 10am to 1pm at The Churchill School ,Hawkinge. Also available will be tombola refreshment’s , pocket money stalls and lots more.

Quiz night

Folkestone Round Table invites you to join them at a Quiz Night on Saturday 1st December 2007 7.30 pm, at the Churchill School ,Haven Drive, Hawkinge . £5.00 per person (ideally tables of up to 6 people). It is an American Supper so make sure that you bring your own food and drink. All proceeds to local charities .Tickets obtained at the door from 7.20pm on the night.

Hawkinge Parish Council

The Hawkinge Parish Council have agreed to supply an illuminated Christmas Tree to be placed outside the Hawkinge Village Hall. It was also agreed to sponsor a Christmas tree for display at The Hawkinge Community Centre.

Councillor John Heasman has been appointed as Vice Chairman to The Hawkinge Parish Council.

The Hawkinge Parish Plan Steering Committee met on Thursday 15th November to collate together the four day consultation period that had been held with members of the public from the village over the past week. It was agreed unanimously by all members present that the consultation exercise had been a great success. The next meeting of the Steering Committee has been arranged for January 10th 2008 at The Hawkinge Community Centre .