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This year was the 100th Anniversary of the Unknown Warrior being brought from France to be laid to rest in Westminster Abbey. Despite the restrictions of Coronavirus there was still a need to takepart in our own remembrance service here at Hoar Cross and it felt important that we continue this tradition. Our local vicar, […]Continue reading
On 9th September Hoar Cross will celebrate another ‘first’ when resident Muriel Alderman celebrates her 105th birthday. Muriel lived in her own home in Barton under Needwood until she came to live at Hoar Cross in 2007. She was the youngest of 11 children and always speaks of how wonderful her Mother was. In later […]Continue reading
We were very fortunate to have Richard Upton, as our guest speaker on Saturday 9th November. Richard is a volunteer at National Memorial Arboretum in Alrewas and is full of knowledge on aspects of the British armed forces and the civilian organisations which played such an important role during World War II. It is the […]Continue reading
What a successful MacMillan coffee afternoon we enjoyed last Friday 🍪😋🍩 Along with plenty of delicious cakes, we had donations of homemade jam and marmalade, apples, pickled onions, and a lovely selection of raffle prizes. Altogether we raised an impressive £276.00 on the day! A huge thank you to everyone who came along to support us, […]Continue reading
We’d like to invite everyone to our annual Summer Fayre on Saturday 10th August 2-4pm There will be lots of activities and stalls to keep the whole family entertained, and this year we’re really excited to be welcoming Uttoxeter Brass Band, Ryknild Rabble Morris Dancers,& Barber Shop singers, A Cut Above to provide plenty of […]Continue reading