Category Archives: PCC

Service at St Etheldreda’s on Thursday 22nd September

In St Etheldreda’s on Thursday September 22nd at 7:30pm we will welcome and license The Revd Guy Edwards as the House for Duty priest in the Ironstone Benefice. He will be living in Horley Vicarage with his wife Jessie. His work will take him to all the villages of Hanwell, Hornton, Shenington, Alkerton, Balscote, Wroxton and Drayton.

All welcome to come along on 22nd to meet Guy and Jessie.

A Message from Horley Parish Council and Parochial Church Council

It is with great sadness that we heard from Buckingham Palace of the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on Thursday 8th September 2022.

In common with the rest of the nation, the church bell will toll from 12 noon today, Friday.

In addition, a book of condolence will be made available in the Church from tomorrow, Saturday, for those wishing to pay their respects.   There is also an opportunity to pay your respects on-line to the e-book of condolences on

Horley Celebrates the Platinum Jubilee

Thank you to everyone who came along to the Horley Platinum Jubilee party on Sunday afternoon and made it such a success.  With true British grit everyone enjoyed their picnics despite the slightly damp weather.  Look out in Horley Views for a full rundown of the day.


One week to go to the village party at the Cricket Field for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee – Sunday 5th June

Take a look at for children’s activities and ideas for your Jubilee celebrations

Remember to register for the Horley in Bloom Competition for the Platinum Jubilee

Only a few days left until the judging for the best tubs and baskets as part of our Platinum Jubilee celebrations.

To be included in the judging, you need to register your tub/basket at The Red Lion

– you don’t want the judge to miss all your hard work –

There is something for everyone with 3 categories: 0-10 years | 11-16 | Adult.

Horley in Bloom Competition for the Platinum Jubilee

As part of our Platinum Jubilee celebrations we are aiming to make Horley even more beautiful with our Horley in Bloom competition.

This bank holiday weekend is an ideal time to buy your plants and start planting your tubs and baskets ready for judging on 4th June. Please remember to register at The Red Lion so that the judges will know who to visit.

There is something for everyone with 3 categories: 0-10 years | 11-16 | Adult.

Don't forget to take a look at Caroline's plant stall.