Archives for 2017

“Pub Night” – Fridays 7.30pm

  The village hall is running a  regular  ‘PUB NIGHT’ on Friday evenings when the hall is not booked for other events. Starts 7.30pm with good food available at reasonable prices An ideal opportunity to socialise and get to know local people. Background Music,  Darts, Cards and Table Tennis available.

BURNS NIGHT CELEBRATION Sat 25th JAN 2020

Live Music from ceilidh band “MOODY FOOD” Bar, Bagpipes, Haggis, Neeps and Tatties A true Scottish Night with Haggis from Scotland   7.30pm until late  Food & Piper at 8pm Tickets £15 –  Under 16’s  £5 each Tel. 01538 702274 or 07976538575 07718 638371

New Year’s Eve 31 Dec 2017

There will not be a New Year’s Eve event at the village hall this year.

Nov 2017 – Heron, Muntjac Deer & Starlings

HERON Heron disturbed by Lesley Hartley near her pond at Bridge House, Black Lane, just before dusk on Tues 21 Nov.  It flew up onto the roof of Gerry Bailey’s house where Ivan Kent took the snap. Also an excellent photo of a heron taken in July 2017 by Teresa Oakes on the Froghall Canal. […]

September 2017 – wildlife, Elephant Hawk Moth

  Interesting sighting by Val Leaver, Ivy Cottage, at the bottom of Black Lane.   Well spotted Val. “Spotted this in the garden the other day (outside the back door) so thought it was worth a mention as a different sort of wildlife on Black Lane.                 Elephant Hawkmoth […]

August 2017 – wildlife. Hedgehog Ups & Downs

If you have a sighting on any wildlife this month please email to kentivan@btinternet.com 3 hedgehogs in our garden tonight together! Can we urge people not to use blue slug pellets in their gardens…to give our local hedgehogs a fighting chance of survival, and do triple the job of any insecticide!!       Kind […]

Whiston Village Hall Fun Day BH Monday 27 August 2018

Another Fun Day is to be held at the village hall on Bank Holiday Monday 27 Aug 2018 11am x 5pm Whiston  Fun Day WHISTON FAMILY FUN DAY IS BACK!  BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY 27th August from 11 until 5 pm Last year we celebrated the hall’s 30th birthday! Come along and take part.   Indoor […]

July 2017 – Hedgehogs, Jay, Greater Spotted Woodpeckers.

  We are new comers to the village, been here 6 months, our names are Rosie and Bernie. We spotted 2 hedgehogs in our garden last night (02 July), lovely to see! Also, a recent regular garden visitor is a Jay, seen again this morning eating from the bird swing! Also, 2 regular great spotted […]

Car Boot Sale Bank Holiday Monday 29 May 8.30am to 12.30pm

Another popular car boot sale.  Fund raising for the Village Hall.   Bacon butties etc on sale as usual.   Contact Elsie  01538 266272 to book a table.

VILLAGE HALL AGM 7.45pm Tues 28 March

The Annual General Meeting of the Village Hall Committee will be held at 7.45pm Tuesday 28 March 2017 in the upstairs meeting room. An invitation to attend is extended to all residents, particularly representatives from User Groups and any other members of the public with an interest in knowing more about how the village hall is […]