Village Events


Village events 2019 



September 15th North Newington HAR-Fest competition – details coming up in the August Gossip magazine.  These have already been published in the last gossip. But here it is again…..


1) 3 onions, as grown, any variety

2) 3 Beetroot, as grown

3) 3 trimmed potatoes, one variety

4) Decorated selection of veg and herbs in a basket or trug

Home Produce

5) 6 Brownies

6) 6 scones

7) Jar of soft fruit jam

8) Jar of marmalade

9) Victoria sponge, 3 egg mix, open to all



10) 5 eating apples on a plate, any variety

11) 5 plumbs on a plate, any variety



Novelty Vegetables

12) Longest carrot

13) Most mis-shaped vegetable

14) Largest onion

15) Longest runner bean


16) Pen and ink drawing

17) Any painting in any media

18) Any item made of wool

Children under 7:-

19) Decorated biscuits

20) ‘Vegimal’ … an animal made up of vegetables

21) Anything made of lego

Photography Children up to 15 years

25) A Village Scene 7×5

26) Any animals or birds 7×5


27 Your Village Fete 7×5

28) The British Weather 7×5

Children over 7:-

22) A Hat for your Dad or Grandfather

23) A drawing or painting of your Mum or grandmother

24) A scary Lego Monster


  29) A Traditional Scarecrow.

Please place where it can be seen in your garden or in front of your house by Noon September 14th 2019, so it can be judged


Schedule of Events –  Sunday 15th September, Bishop Carpenter School Hall

Doors open at 10am

Entries to be set up by Noon

Hall closes and Judging from 12 noon

Har-Fest opens at 2pm for viewing

Creams teas and coffee and tea served from 2pm – 4pm

All entries removed and taken home at 4pm

Rosettes presented for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places in all categories

For further information please email or ring/text Luci on 0775 4016865 or Penny Gulliver on 07808 480880

This information will also be in the August Village Gossip and available from the VIG.

Sponsored by the VIG The judges decision is final


December 14th – Children’s village Christmas party

December 20th – North Newington adults Christmas celebratioUnknown-16