the website for Hollesley,
Boyton, Capel St Andrew,
Alderton & Shingle Street

    For a community of our size, there is a tremendous variety of activities for people of all ages.  Some clubs meet on a regular basis while others are 'one-off' events.
    If there is any event that has been accidentally omitted, or maybe there is one that you would like to add, please e-mail me at  
    More information about what's on can be found on page 2 of the current Village Voices magazine here or using the link to it on the Home Page. 
       Wed.  19th Feb.  7.30pm.  Hollesley Gardening Club.  Guest
           speaker Sarah Cook, on 'Sir Cedric Morris, Iris Breeder, Plantsman
           and Artist'.  At the Bowls Club.  Contact Sue on 411579 for details. 

       Thurs.  20th Feb.  7.30pm.  Hollesley Parish Council meeting in
           the village hall.  For details, contact the Clerk, Judi Hallett on 411405
           or email at

        Sun.  23rd Feb.  7.45 pm start.  Charity Pub Quiz.  In the Shepherd 
            & Dog, Hollesley.  £1 a head.  Call Nick on 411150 for details.

        Sun.  1st March  10 am start.  Alderton Litter Pick.  Meet at the 
            pavilion on the rec.

        Tues.  3rd March.  2 pm.  Welcome Club in Hollesley village hall.  
             Games. Contact Marian 411262 or Di 411079.

        Sat.  7th March.  10.30 am - 12 noon.  Boyton Coffee Morning. In the
             village hall.

        Sat.  14th March.  9.30am - 12 noon.  Community Cafe.  In Hollesley 
             village hall.  Stalls. Tea/coffee, cake or full English breakfast.
             In aid of local charities.

                           REGULAR EVENTS

   Meet Up Mondays.  2 - 4pm. Tea, coffee,biscuits and a chat. In
        the Shepherd & Dog, Hollesley.  Call Helen 411232 for info.

   Meet Up Wednesdays.   10 - 11.30 am in Alderton village hall.   

   Beginners' Art Classes.   Thursday afternoons 2 - 3pm in Butley 
        Village Hall.  £5 per session including refreshments.  Call Mary 
        on 450077 for details.

   Pilates Classes.   Wednesday morning 9.45 and 11am in Hollesley 
        illage Hall,plus now Monday evening 6.40 and 7.45 pm. 
         Call Sandy 410530.

   Tai Chi. Beginners. Thursdays 1030 -1230  in Hollesley village hall.
         Contact Julia 549936.  

    Karate.  Thursdays 17.45 - 19.15 pm.  Hollesley village hall.  Contact
        Glyn Chaplin on
   Whist Drive : Every Friday evening at Hollesley Village Hall.  
         Contact Les Andrews 411642.

   Table Tennis.   First Sunday each month or by arrangement in Boyton 
         Village Hall.  Call Andrew on 411720 for times. 
   Badminton.   Every Wednesday from 8-10 pm. in Hollesley Bay gym.  
         Chris Andrews 411126.
   Yoga : Friday mornings 9.30 - 11.00. Hollesley Village Hall.  £9/session 
        Call Cathie 01728 07821 747001 or 07734 469038.

   Judo Club:  Thursdays contact Julie Jolliffe on 410483.

   Boyton Community Group.   First Saturday each month.  Call Andy 
          on 411720 or Ali 411717 for details.

   Boyton Coffee Morning.  First Saturday each month. 10.30am - 12.30.
          Isabel 411409.
   Welcome Club.  First and third Tuesday at 2pm in the Village Hall, 
        Hollesley. Contact Marian Collins 411262 or Di 411079.

   Short Mat Bowls (in winter).  Every Tuesday 7-10pm., Wednesday 
        2-4pm and Sunday 2-4pm (League Match day).  Hollesley Village 
        Hall. Contact June Dickens 411172.