Category Archives: Posts by Horley Views

Would You and Your Family Like to be on TV?

Could you and your family be the one that fits the bill and puts Horley on the map?

Wall to Wall Media are a TV production Company who are looking to make a new series of ‘Back in Time’. They are looking for a family to immerse themselves in the past world of village life. Filming the series in the region over the school summer holidays 2019 they are looking for a new family to take part and go back in time.

For more information and to apply see below and click here.

Bin Collection Update : Friday Feb 1st

Winter Weather Disruption Update on Bin Collections from Cherwell District Council:

‘We are out collecting bins today, Friday 1 February 2019 and will empty them where it is safe to do so. In some places it is not safe to empty the bins.

If your bin is not emptied on Friday please take it back in and put out again by 7:00am on Monday 5 February when we will be catching up with collections.

We will update this page again on Monday 5 February. Thank you for your patience during this time.’

For more information on Winter Weather Disruption from CDC see here.

Horley’s Knit and Stitch Group Starts Again Thursday Feb 14th


Feeling creative this new year and would like to improve, share or learn new skills?

Then come along to the next meeting of the  ‘Knit and Stitch’ group on Thursday Feb 14th.

Various crafts are carried out including knitting, crochet, tapestry and quilting, in a friendly and convivial atmosphere (along with homemade shortbread!).

The group meet every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the week at the Old School from 7 – 9pm (see calendar for actual dates).

For further information and pictures look here or contact Sue Patching on 01295 730039.

There is a small charge of £2, which goes towards hiring the room, but if there are any young, school students who’d like to come along then there will be no charge.

Oh Come… Christmas Carol Singing Tomorrow Evening!

Oh come All Ye Village Carol Singers…moving-carol-singing

And join the Village Christmas Carol Singing tomorrow evening (Tuesday December 18th).

Meeting at the Old School at 6pm, taking in a stop at the Red Lion and enjoying the generous hospitality of many of our villagers on the way.

Come along, sing a song, raise some money for charity and get into the spirit of Christmas!

Hanfestive Christmas Market Next Sunday

Christmas Market Sunday Nov 25th 11am till 5pm at St Peter’s Hanwell

‘Brimming with stalls, featuring the best local artisan crafts people & producers. Everything from handmade gifts to locally-brewed beer & hot delicious food.’

See here  or visit https://www.facebook.com/HanFestOXON for more information about the Christmas Market on Sunday and the Victorian Lantern Parade and Barn Dance on Saturday 24th.

Horley’s Knit and Stitch Group This Thursday

Feeling Creative and want to share your talents and ideas or gain from other peoples’ experience?

Then come along to the next meeting of the  ‘Knit and Stitch’ group on Thursday.

Enjoy a friendly evening where you may pick up useful tips and enjoy some homemade shortbread! Various crafts are carried out, including knitting, crochet, tapestry and quilting.  You may like to become involved with the refurbishment of the church kneelers.

For further information and pictures look here.

The group meet every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the week at the Old School from 7 – 9pm (see calendar for actual dates).

There is a small charge of £2, which goes towards hiring the room, but if there are any young, school students who’d like to come along then there will be no charge.