When the panto was over, a surprise offering came in to those associated with the production in some way or another, and that was a chance to visit with Ken Hodcroft, Chairman of the Board at Hartlepool United Football Club, in the Director’s Box for a match! Ken and his family have been involved […]
When Allendale became Calor Village of the Year, for all of England, in an awards ceremony in October ‘07 at the Skinners’ Hall, City of London, we were all so very proud! And soon our plans for the prize money (the development of Allendale Recreation Ground) and our whole celebration year (the Allendale Fair […]
This little post is an attempt to describe the schedule of professionally installed works that will be going on in the Recreation Ground over the next two months.
1. Stone Steps renovation: the volunteers at the community works day on the 16th February carefully dismantled the stone steps in the path, placing the stones […]
The day dawned bright and early and there had been a sharp frost, but it was looking clear and bright, and so it transpired, for a wonderful community exercise, sponsored by the kindly and industrious souls in the Allendale Lions Club.
The photo-opportunity was seized just before 10am, as the Courant photographer had another appointment across […]
Okay, here’s how the colours came to be, at the present time. [Plus, please see update at bottom!]
Allendale Village Hall & Recreation Ground got a set of wheeled sports ramps from the South Tynedale Middle School in Haltwhistle, about a year ago. The friendly Allendale Lions Club community service volunteers transported them […]