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  • DTOnline

    DT Online aims to provide, free at the point of use, a substantive resource base generated by teachers and educationalists to support Design and Technology education.The project is supported by the enterprises listed below.
  • Here I Belong by Matt Hartley

    Performed by Falling Stars Theatre Hampsthwaite Memorial Hall, North Yorkshire, HG3 2EJSat 25th April 2020Travel through time from 1953 to the present day in this moving, funny and charming play about village life. Elsie has lived in the village for sixty years. She has seen elections, weddings, wars, people coming, people going. The village is where her daughter grew up, it’s where her husband died and it’s where she’s going to stay.Performed by Falling Stars Theatre. Known for their immersive style of performance they will capture your imagination and make you feel like you are living the play with the characters. Don’t miss this opportunity to see exciting, engaging theatre right on your doorstep.Tickets available via TicketSource at : https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/whats-on/hollins-lane/hampsthwaite-memorial-hall/here-i-belong-by-matt-hartley-performed-by-falling-stars-theatre/2020-04-25/19:30/t-amzgoq
  • VE Day 75 – Friday 8th May 2020

    Our Memorial Hall was built to honour the fallen in two world wars and give thanks to those who returned. It is appropriate therefore that we play our full part in the national celebrations and village activities planned for May Day Bank Holiday 2020 - moved to Friday 8th May for this purpose.Our afternoon begins with a what is hoped will be a re-enactment of what is believed to have been a visit to Metcalfe’s shop by ‘Monty’ which will continue on to The Joiners where there will be renditions of the Last Post and The Battle’s O’er following by a Toast to the Heroes as per the suggested national programme, with the Ukulele Band providing additional entertainment during the afternoon. The evening ends with a 40's Dance Party at the Memorial Hall.
  • UCI Road World Cycling Championships Come Through Hampsthwaite 2019

    Click on the NYCC Interactive Map below to see details of all road closures, parking restrictions, diversions and race timings. Briefly for Hampsthwaite they are as follows:Tuesday 24th Sept. 2019 for High Street and Elton Lane : No Parking: 23 Sep 22:00 - 24 Sep 18:30 - Road closed:  08:30 - 17:30 Mens U23 Individual Time Trial due to come through between 10:35 and 12:18 Women Elite Individual Time Trial due to come through between15:07 and 16:35 Saturday 28th Sept. 2019 for High Street and Elton Lane : No Parking: 27 Sep 22:00 - 28 Sep 16:00 - Road closed: 28 Sep 13:40 - 15:00 Publicity Caravan - leaves Ripon at 12.34 so due here around 1.10pm Women Elite Road Race due to come through between14.29 and 14.47 Click on the FanZone image to see full details of the many attractions on Harrogate centre during race week
  • Plans, Layouts and Resources

    Hampsthwaite Memorial Hall can provide facilities and resources for most events and has a good car park with marked spaces for over 50 cars. There is a well-equipped kitchen and catering area with dishwasher, water-heater, micro-wave, Rangemaster Pro induction cooker and ample supplies of crockery, glassware and cutlery. Adjacent to the Kitchen is a Servery with hatchways through to both the Main Hall and Dining Room (or small hall) which can be used as a bar. The Memorial Hall is licenced to sell alcohol. The Main Hall includes a well-equipped stage area and Green Room at one end, with P.A. system, both rear and front projection facilities for DVD, Blu-ray or data, ample stage-lighting, star-cloth, a mirror ball, and can be rigged with a ceiling canopy if needed. The Main Hall can open out into the adjacent Sun Lounge to accommodate larger numbers or as a bar area. The Dining Room, or small hall, is used for meetings, for groups, to place a buffet for example, or as another alternative bar area. There are ample chairs to furnish each of the spaces using either rectangular or circular tables. Table cloths and chair covers are available on request.
  • George Frederick Grimshaw - biography

    George Frederick Grimshaw 20th October 1914 - 17th June 1940
  • Roman Roads in Yorkshire.

    Gazetteer by the Roman Roads Research AssociationCovering all of Britain’s Roman roads, the Gazetteer, when completed, will be the first survey of Britain’s Roman roads since Ivan Margary’s final edition of Roman Roads in Britain in 1973. We aim to provide an up to date evaluation of each Roman road and, since new discoveries are being made all the time this online resource gives us the flexibility to make amendments and additions.
  • Yoga for Health and Happiness

    Beginners’ 10 week course starts 29th April 2019 at Hampsthwaite Memorial Hall Monday 9:30am – 10:30am Course fee £60  Places limited For more info and to book, contact Sue Beever Mobile 07801 064819 Email suebeever@gmail.com
  • Hampsthwaite’s Dancing for Well-Being group on ITV

    A film featuring Dancing for Well-Being’s Hampsthwaite group will be shown on ITV’s Calendar North News at 6.00 p.m. on Friday 5th April.  From 1st April you can also see the film on the People’s Projects website – www.thepeoplesprojects.org.uk/projects/view/together-through-dance
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Postcards of Hampsthwaite

From the Graham Smith Collection (click on photos to enlarge)

Village centre from Church Lane (1) - click for full size image
Village centre from Church Lane (1)
Village Green (2) - click for full size image
Village Green (2)
Village Pump (3) - click for full size image
Village Pump (3)
Village Green (4) - click for full size image
Village Green (4)
Station Road (5) - click for full size image
Station Road (5)
Village Green (6) - click for full size image
Village Green (6)
View down the High Street (7) - click for full size image
View down the High Street (7)
The Square (8) - click for full size image
The Square (8)
View up the High Street (9) - click for full size image
View up the High Street (9)
The Lychgate (10) - click for full size image
The Lychgate (10)
View of church from across the river (11) - click for full size image
View of church from across the river (11)
Church from the south west (12) - click for full size image
Church from the south west (12)
Cows across the river from the church (13) - click for full size image
Cows across the river from the church (13)
Church interior (14) - click for full size image
Church interior (14)
Hampsthwaite Church (15) - click for full size image
Hampsthwaite Church (15)
Hampsthwaite Bridge (16) - click for full size image
Hampsthwaite Bridge (16)
Village Green (17) - click for full size image
Village Green (17)
Hollins Lane (18) - click for full size image
Hollins Lane (18)
The (old) Vicarage (19) - click for full size image
The (old) Vicarage (19)
The Methodist Church (20) - click for full size image
The Methodist Church (20)
Church viewed from across the river (21) - click for full size image
Church viewed from across the river (21)
Church Lane looking south (22) - click for full size image
Church Lane looking south (22)
The Green from Church Lane (23) - click for full size image
The Green from Church Lane (23)
The Green towards Manor Farm (24) - click for full size image
The Green towards Manor Farm (24)
Church Lane looking north (25) - click for full size image
Church Lane looking north (25)
Hampsthwaite Bridge (26) - click for full size image
Hampsthwaite Bridge (26)
Hampsthwaite Bridge (27) - click for full size image
Hampsthwaite Bridge (27)
Hampsthwaite Bridge looking south west (28) - click for full size image
Hampsthwaite Bridge looking south west (28)
Hampsthwaite Bridge (29) - click for full size image
Hampsthwaite Bridge (29)
Church of St Thomas a'Becket from the east (30) - click for full size image
Church of St Thomas a'Becket from the east (30)
Church of St Thomas a'Becket from Hampsthwaite Bridge (31) - click for full size image
Church of St Thomas a'Becket from Hampsthwaite Bridge (31)
Church of St Thomas a'Becket from the east (32) - click for full size image
Church of St Thomas a'Becket from the east (32)
High Street looking south (33) - click for full size image
High Street looking south (33)
Church Lane looking north (34) - click for full size image
Church Lane looking north (34)
Church of St Thomas a'Becket from the east (35) - click for full size image
Church of St Thomas a'Becket from the east (35)
Hampsthwaite CE Primary School (36) - click for full size image
Hampsthwaite CE Primary School (36)
Temperance Hotel, Church Lane (38) - click for full size image
Temperance Hotel, Church Lane (38)
The Village Green and Manor Farm (39) - click for full size image
The Village Green and Manor Farm (39)
Hampsthwaite Church (40) - click for full size image
Hampsthwaite Church (40)
Postcards of Hampsthwaite

From the Graham Smith Collection (click on photos to enlarge)