2013 Events

 

Exhibition and prize-giving for the Competitions

This took place on Sat. 21st September  10.00am - 12.00noon

in the Timothy Room at St Luke's Parish Church, Grayshott

Competitions                         Results

2013   Prizewinners

Junior Artwork
Painting under 6:    Mirabelle Wallace-Bourgoin
Painting 7 - 10:       Angelique Wallace-Bourgoin
Painting 11 - 16:     Lottie Tellyn;

                               runner-up Christina Linton
Poem 7 - 10:          Georgina Bollom
Story 11 - 16:         Edward Linton

Junior Photography:     Jennifer Linton;

                                         runner-up Robin Simons
Adult Photography:        Kathleen Bird;

                                         runner-up Jim Henson

From the right: Kathleen Bird; Jim Henson; Christina Linton; (Judge, Dr Roni Brown); Edward Linton; Lottie Tellyn; Robin Simons; Mirabelle Wallace-Bourgoin.

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and George Bernard Shaw

The Broomsquire and his wife

'Sir Robert Hunter' narrated the history of Waggoners Wells and introduced some of the characters associated with the area, on the dramatised walk organised for us

by JO Smith and the Headley Theatre Group.

 

Sir Robert talking to Flora Thompson at the Wishing Well

Founders Event

A Walk with Sir Robert Hunter

 

Sunday 26th May

 

Sir Robert and his memorial stone

Friends Open Afternoon​
Wed 3rd July

​This introduction to the new working facilities for the Wardens was well attended, and the tea and cakes enjoyed by all.
Guided Walk​
Sat. evening 29th June
Ludshott Common   -   Heathland at Dusk
 
This was well attended and several of the elusive nightjars were seen as well as heard.

Listening to Chris Webb, Head Warden, at the beginning of the 'Nightjar Walk'  2013

Bug-hunting

Family Activities
and BBQ

Sun. afternoon 11th August   Ludshott Common

Warden Jim introducing the afternoon's activities

'Bangers and burgers' in their den

Quiz Evening

This was held on Friday 11th October 8.00pm

in the Church Centre, Headley

 

 

Questionmaster David and scorer Ann

This was a wet and windy evening but the weather did not dampen the spirits of the Quizzers. More than 40 people joined in the fun and games, and enjoyed an excellent Ploughman’s Supper in the interval.

 

We think that this event may well become a permanent fixture every Autumn!

 

Christmas Tree Sale

 

Sat. 7th December  9.00am -12 noon

Ludshott Common main (Dunelm) car park car park on B3002 between Headley Down and Grayshott (map ref SU853358).
Homemade mincepies and mulled wine

Our trees are young Scots Pines which self-seed all over the Common and need to be removed to maintain the open beauty of the lowland heath.

By buying one you are supporting the essential nature conservation of the rare birds, animals and plants found here.

Three years ago

Now - 2013