Heckington 100

Project Heckington 100 has been formed by a group of local people to bring together ideas and initiatives to pay tribute to the men and women of Heckington and other local villages, who never came back home. The project will be covering a series of events from July to Remembrance Day in November. A major undertaking of the group is to produce a cascade of poppies in St Andrew’s Church. Thousands of poppies are required to produce an everlasting memorable display and we need your help and support with this…

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2018 Heckington Car Boot Sales

Heckington Car Boots 2018 The Pavilion Bar & Playing Fields Howell Road, Heckington Tel: 07741 223950 / 07500 333110   Gates open 0830am (traders) – 0900am (public) – Ends 1pm   ALL WEATHER PERMITTING Sunday 22nd April Monday 7th May (BH) Monday 28th May (BH) Sunday 10th June Sunday 24th June Sunday 8th July Sunday 22nd July Sunday 12th August Monday 27th August (BH) Sunday 9th September   SORRY NO DOGS ALL RUBBISH MUST BE TAKEN HOME  

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SPOTLIGHT ON: Heckington Young Farmers’ Club

It is time for Heckington Young Farmers’ Club to start again after the summer break. The first meeting is on Tuesday 10th October, 7.30pm at The Pavillion in Heckington. This will be a New Member’s Night for current members to re-join and also for new members to come along and see what joining Heckington Young Farmers’ could do for them. Young Farmers’ is a great rural youth organisation for those between 10 and 26 years of age and one of the largest in the UK. Potential members don’t have to…

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Heckington by the Sea ?

Letter to the Editor Dear Sirs, I should like to draw your attention to an evening of information and discussion about Global Climate Change. The event will take place on Saturday 20 May at 7:00 pm at St Andrews Church in Heckington. Talks will explain the causes and effects of Global Climate Change and identify the devastating impacts that increasingly erratic weather systems are having on human communities across the globe. We will also find out about Christian Aid’s “Campaign for Climate Justice” and that organisation’s work to alleviate suffering…

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8 Sail Brewery Friday Night Club

As many of you are aware, Heckington Windmill is home to our very own brewery, the 8 Sail Brewery.   Their visitor center and shop is open each day and the brewery bar is open on Fridays and the weekend. Please visit their website at www.8sailbrewery.co.uk for a full list of opening times.   The Brewery Bar hosts a Friday Night Club and will be open on Friday 16th December 2016 from 4pm til 8pm. They will have a couple of draught beers plus a selection of bottled German beers…

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Heckington Players present Dick Whittington

The Heckington Players ADS present Dick Whittington, a family pantomime adventure, at The Heckington Village Hall on the following dates: Friday 20th January 2017 at 7.30pm Saturday 21st January 2017 at 2.oopm and 7.30pm Sunday 22nd January 2017 at 2.00pm Thursday 26th January 2017 at 7.30pm Friday 27th January 2017 at 7.30pm Saturday 28th January 2917 at 2.oopm and 7.30pm   Tickets are priced at £9 for adults and £5 for under 16’s Booking details as follows:  

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Pre Christmas Bake Shop at The Windmill

Heckington Windmill are opening their doors for some pre Christmas baking indulgence, including cakes biscuits and other delights, made from flour ground at the Windmill. Come on down to the Bake Shop on Saturday 17th December 2016, between 10am and noon. Soda Bread is on sale this week along with mince pies for Christmas. You can also buy Windmill Christmas Hampers in the morning or from the Windmill Saturday and Sunday afternoons.  

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