ADULT CLUBS AND SOCIETIES
AD HOC
AID FOR ROMANIA
ALLOTMENT ASSOCIATION (HARROLD)
CHURCH BELLRINGERS
CORNER CLUB
DISCUSSION GROUP
FRIENDS OF HARROLD LOWER SCHOOL
GARDEN & ALLOTMENT SOCIETY (CARLTON)
HARROLD TWINNING ASSOCIATION
HISTORICAL SOCIETY (CARLTON & CHELLINGTON)
OUTREACH
RIVERSIDE SINGERS
ST MARY'S CHURCH CHOIR
WOMEN'S FELLOWSHIP (HARROLD)
WOMEN'S INSTITUTE (CARLTON)
WOMEN'S INSTITUTE (ODELL)
SPORTS CLUBS
SPORTS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE
UNIFORMED YOUTH ORGANISATIONS
YOUNG PEOPLE'S CLUBS

Travel & Transport
Travel & transport in Harrold

Local Churches
 

St Peters Church - Harrold The Chapel - Harrold St Francis Xavier Church - Harrold Grace Baptist Church - Harrold All Saints' Church - Odell St Mary's Church - Carlton

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AD HOC

Contact: Phil Briggs

Tel: 01234 720710
e-mail: philbmail@aol.com

 

A local amateur dramatics group based in the villages of Harrold, Carlton and Odell. Formed in 1992, AdHoc has presented one or two plays each year since then and has built a loyal local audience. Also involved with organising and supporting less formal and more inclusive events, such as Poems and Pints Evenings and Murder Mystery evenings, as well as an active social calendar with theatre visits, playreadings,and annual barbecue and Xmas party.

AID FOR ROMANIA FROM NORTH BEDFORDSHIRE

Contact: Dr Michael O'Rourke

Tel: 01234 308852

E-mail: m.orourke@ntlworld.com

Web: www.aid4romania.wordpress.com

Started in Harrold and Odell in 1990, this charity provides a sponsorship scheme for poor and disadvantaged families in Buzau, Romania. Also provides wheelchairs and other aids for physically handicapped children.

ALLOTMENT HOLDERS ASSOCIATION (HARROLD)

Contact: Andrew Shirley (Chairman)

E-mail:
harroldallotments@gmail.com



Harrold Allotment Holders Association manages about 35 plots on land located at the top of Orchard Lane and owned by St Peter's Church.

There is currently a waiting list for anyone wishing to take over a plot.
Please contact the Chairman for information.
A discounted seed catalogue is available at the AGM each autumn for members to use to order seeds, sets and seed potatoes.

CHURCH BELLRINGERS (CARLTON & HARROLD)

Contact: Martin Barratt

Tel: 01234 720756
E-mail: martin.d.barratt@btinternet.com

Ages eleven to eighty plus. Practice night: Friday 7.30-9pm alternately at St Mary's and St Peter's.
Sunday ringing: 9.0 -9.30am St Peter's, Harrold and 10.30-11am St Mary's, Carlton.

CALVADOS SOCIETY

Web:www.harroldcalvados.com

The Harrold Calvados Society was set up to revive the art of cider making in the area of Harrold, Bedfordshire.


Our year is usually a full one both socially and production wise with a number of now regular events taking place.

Some of the cider has even been drinkable!

CARLTON GARDEN & ALLOTMENT SOCIETY

Secretary: Justin Clarke
E-mail: justinclark@hotmail.co.uk
Tel: 01234 720899

Chairman: Peter West
E-Mail: pwest546@gmail.com
Tel:01234 720546

The Carlton Garden & Allotment Society administers the ‘Moor Allotments’ (where plots are usually available) and also runs the Village Show held annually in August in the Village Hall.

Our next plant sale will be on Sat May 12 2012 when a schedule will be available for the August Annual Show

CHAPEL ART GROUP

Leigh Hopkinson
Professional tutor

Tel: 01234 720793
Mob: 07532 456871
Email:leighmelanie7000@aol.com

 

We meet weekly in term time in Harrold URC on Thursdays 10-12 noon.
Beginners to more exoerienced
Painting, Drawing, Basic design

CORNER CLUB

Contact:Doreen Wheeler
Tel: 01234 720358
E-mail: jamdor@waitrose.com

A social club for adults with learning disabilities. Fridays 3.00 pm - 4.30 pm at Harrold Centre for crafts, music etc and a Disco at Lincroft Middle School 2nd Tuesday of each month. A warm welcome for new members or helpers.

DISCUSSION GROUP

Contact: Angela Evenson

Tel: 01234 720656
E-mail: angela.evenson@virgin.net

 

We are a group of local women, aged 18 - 100, who meet fortnightly during term time in each others' homes to discuss topical issues of both a serious and light-hearted nature.

FOHLS
(Friends of Harrold Lower School)

Contact: Clare Haylett

Tel: 07968230626
E-mail: clare@thehayletts.co.uk

A friendly group of parents and friends of the school who meet regularly to raise funds for the children of the Lower School.

 

 

HARROLD TWINNING
ASSOCIATION

Contact: Paul Earl

Tel: 01234 720866

E-mail: debbiepaul.earl@tiscali.co.uk

The Association maintains and fosters links between Harrold and St. Pazanne (near Nantes) at both communal and personal levels. It encourages understanding of French culture through fundraising activities and biennial official visits when we stay with French families. Our friends in St. Pazanne visit us in alternate years

HISTORICAL SOCIETY (CARLTON & CHELLLINGTON)

Contact: Mike Pratt

Tel: 01234 721720

Meetings held monthly for talks by knowledgeable people in local history; normally Thursday evenings in Carlton Village Hall. Also organises visits to major historical sites, museums, historic houses and gardens, even abroad. Holds annual Cheese & Wine evening with historical theme.

OUTREACH

Contact: Val Wallbank

Tel: 07528264035

For all adults, but mainly senior citizens and retired. Operated by mailing list and communication in The Bridge. Leisure activities include days out, theatre trips and holidays as a Group. An asset to people living alone or having no transport.

RAMBLING
CARLTON & DISTRICT STROLLERS

Contact: Ron Harris
Tel: 01234 720604

For walkers. No age limit. Meets on the 2nd Sunday of the month at 10.00 a.m. outside the Village Shop. A pleasant stroll around the local footpaths with the occasional picnic.

RIVERSIDE SINGERS

Contact: Margaret Christopher

Tel: 01234 720265

e-mail: christopher_m@btconnect.com

Do you enjoy singing? Can you sing in four part choir? Would you like to join our small choir based in Harrold? Currently we meet weekly between October and Christmas culminating in our concert of "Christmas Delights".

ST MARY’S CHURCH CHOIR

Contact: Martin Barratt

Tel: 01234 720756

E-mail:
Martin.D. Barratt@BTInternet.com

All ages welcome. Practice as required.

WOMEN'S INSTITUTE(CARLTON)

Contact: Anne Geerts

Tel: 01234 721335
E-mail:
annecgeerts@gmail.com

For women of all ages. Meeting on the second Thursday of each month.
We aim to provide interesting speakers, contribute to the life of the village and create a relaxed and friendly atmosphere in which to meet different people.

WOMEN'S INSTITUTE (ODELL)

Contact: Doreen Wheeler,
Tel: 01234 720358

E-mail: jamdor@waitrose.com

All ladies aged 16 - 116! Second Tuesday in the month. 7.30 p.m. in Odell Village Hall.
For the modern woman, who buys her jam from Sainsbury's and flies to Jerusalem on ‘stand-by’.