Welcome to the Harpole Village community website. We hope you will find this informative and useful. Please come again, often to see our active community at work.
Most of our events are organised on a voluntary basis (including the car boot sales) and the site is also run by volunteers.
We now have a Twitter account @harpole_village, please follow us for local traffic updates, news and reminders of village events.
Harpole Heritage Book - New Publication
FLIGHT LP826 written and compiled by Patricia Betts
The book records details of the Wellington Bomber that crashed on Glassthorpe Hill during the last war.
Available from Jennifer Smith, Secretary Harpole Heritage Group
Telephone 01604 831294
Updates from our local PCSO Officer can now be found under the 'Parish' heading.
This gives information on incidents in Harpole.
Harpole Under Threat...
From 4 developments:-
MM70 West Sustainable Extension
MM46 Norwood Sustainable Extension
MM26 Junction 16
MM14 Junction 16
All the above relate to developments around South View/Norwood Farm/Upton.
Developments along Nobottle Road at the Sandy Lane Junction and a Industrial Estate at Junction 16.
Please visit the Harpole Action Team website to download these documents to register your protest should you so wish.
Harpole Village now has a Twitter account @harpole_village. If you have your own Twitter account, please follow us. If you just want to see what's available, click on this headline to find the link to our page. We will update it with latest travel news as and when we find out about it and add reminders about up coming events and local news within and near the village that might be of interest.
Annual Show - put the date in your diary.
Schedules are available from Peter Rixon 01604 830490 or John Wright 01604 832267
Harpole Car Boot Sale - September
Car Boot Sale 10.00a.m. - 4.00p.m.
The Car Boot Sale is open to the public from 10.00a.m. Parking £1.00 which goes towards the upkeep of the playing field.
Refreshments and Ice Cream available.
Sellers can arrive from 8.00a.m. You do not need to pre-book a pitch. Currently £6.00 for a car, £10 for a van. Our average sellers are between 100 and 150 pitches.
There is a disabled ramp and toilet and well as ordinary toilets.
No dogs please.
Harpole Scarecrow Festival Weekend - September 13th - 14th 11.00a.m. - 5.00p.m. both days
We have stalls selling, Sweets, Cakes, Plants, Cards, Jewellery, Crafts, Furniture, Books plus lots lots more.
There will also be a mixture of traditional & modern games from Hook a Duck to Blast the Alien.
Plus lots more....
Is one weekend enough?
Bryan King - 'Australian, Sydney - Darwin'
£3.00 includes Tea & Biscuits, Guests Welcome
Meeting 7.30p.m. for 7.45p.m. start
Septembers allotment meeting will be held on Monday 1st
This will be held at the allotments, please bring your gloves.
All allotment holders are welcome and encouraged to attend
Any queries please contact Mrs Rita Gibbins 01604 831289
There will be a Scarecrow Committee meeting for representatives from all village organisations, on Tuesday 9th September.
This will be the last meeting for organisations before the event so please all attend where possible, also please bring all hampers & raffle tickets to the meeting.
Please come and help support this fantastic event
Parish Council Meeting for September 2014 takes place on Monday
Members of the public are welcome to attend the meeting and may speak on items on the agenda for 15 minutes 19:30 - 19:45