Info on what The Friends do & fun activities for children, including a Hunt the Pumpkin game, with prizes!
Barnes Food Fair this Saturday 20th September 10.00am-5.00pm
For all you foodies!
Barnes Green, next to the Old Sorting Office Arts Centre at 49 Station Road, Barnes, SW13 0LF
£4 on the door for adults –
free admission for children under 16 accompanied by adults
|Dogs||Sadly for food hygiene reasons we do not allow dogs in the marquee – however we do provide a dog creche courtesy of Bruce’s Doggy Daycare|
You can find the official Barnes Food Fair website here for full details – Barnes Food Fair
How to find them
Hampton Court Palace Flower Show ~ July 8th to July 13th 2014
This year the flower show will be combined in theme with a splendid summer festival.
There is lots of hands on interaction to give inspiration.
You will find here for example:
- Fabulous show gardens
- Examples of planting
- Country crafts
- Floral displays
- Fine dining
- Live music
- Tempting shopping
All in all it sounds like it is to be a great event.
To go to the official website click here.
Thank you for reading/viewing, Justine x
Spring Awakening @ the Richmond Theatre
Weds 7th – Sat 10th May 2014
“The most thrilling adaptation of Spring Awakening I have ever seen” as quoted by the Financial Times
“Both crazy fresh and old as time” as quoted by The Sunday Times
If you wish to see further details, click here.
Thank you for reading/visiting, Justine x
MORDEN HALL COUNTRY SHOW
This will be being held on Saturday 3rd, Sunday 4th and Bank Holiday Monday 5th May 2014
Open 10am – 5pm
Have you ever been to the stunning ground of Morden Hall which is a National Trust Property. If not, this weekend is your chance.
This is a Family Country Show including events such as:
- Terrier Racing
- The Goat Show
- Birds of Prey
- The Sheep Show
- Kondini the Human Toolbox Devilstick Peat Children’s Entertainment
- Circus Workshop
- Historical Re-enactment
- 1415 Regiment
On Monday they will be holding the Companion Dog Show, all proceeds go to the MarieCurie Cancer Care. For details click the link for the Companion Dog Show.
How to get there: Road: off A24 and A297 South of Wimbledona and North of Sutton Foot: Wandle Trail from Croydon or Carshalton to Wandsworth Bus: 020, 7222, 1234 Underground: Morden (Northern Line) then 500 yards walk along Aberconway Road Tram: Phipps Bridge stop on park boundary then 1/2 mile
Admission on the gate: £7, concessions £6, Children age 5-16 £3,
Family Ticket: £18 (2 adults and 2 children)
Accompanied children under 5 – absolutely FREE
£2 per car for the car park
Click below for further details on how to get there:
Let’s have a great weekend.
© Justine @ LivinginEastSheen.co.uk
We have two dates for your dairy coming up soon!
Starting off with:
Richmond May Ball
There is the yearly glamorous May Ball, comprising of a Champagne Reception, dinner, dancing.
Tickets sell out fast so if you want to be one of those dressed to kill for the ball you had best get your skates or heels on fast.
Proceeds are shared between The Victoria Foundation and The Orange Tree Theatres Community and Education Programme.
Call 0208 940 0141
Next we have:
Richmond May Fair
There is a helter skelter, maypole dancing, over 100 charity stalls, a carousel and much much more. There will also be the crowning of the Richmond May Queen.
Quality Craft & delicatessen.
Full programme of events here.
10am – 6pm
Thank you for reading/viewing.
© Justine @ LivinginEastSheen.co.uk
Lots of exciting events going on with our neighbours, why not take a peek at this snippet then click the link below to sign up to Barnes Village newsletter?
Yes you read that correctly, M&S is opening up in Barnes, they are also having “The Best Baker in Barnes” competition & much more, what fun!
Read up on local newsworthy topics, music nights, catch up on the social scene, find out what “I must go and visit” shop is opening up.
Barnes is just a bus ride away, or even a walk if your feeling up to it, it has a great sense of community and is buzzing with activities.
Why not pop by to their website ~ Barnes Village
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As always I love to get feedback/comments, anything specific you would like to see on this blog? Like the way it’s going? Awfully quiet out there, anyone supping a cup of coffee and browsing the net? 🙂