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News 2012

Amwell Local Fundraisers
Christmas Party

15th Dec 2012
WCG SingalongThe Orchestra 
Wheathampstead Community Group
Christmas Carol Singlong
with the Abbey Gateway Orchestra
and members of the Harpendedn Choral Society

13th Dec. 2012

The carpenter The Stable
Learning the Christmas Story
in St Helen's Church


The High Street and Rides - photo  Mike SmithCarol Singers - photo by annie BrewsterTop Hat Stage School - photo Annie Brewster
Quality WoodFather Christmas Groto Food
                    Wheathampstead Christmas Lights-up                               **  Video Link **
Merry-Go-Round Carol Singers Fuchsia Pink Florists
RachelJeffrey Rachel Jeffrey, was delighted to be filmed for Channel 4ís Kirstie Allsoppís Vintage Home.  Filming took place in May on Portobello Road London.  Under Rachelís watchful eye a couple made matching D shape rings in white gold, and Kirstie made a silver bangle that became a wedding gift for the bride-to-be.

Rachel's shop is at 1 Mill Walk, Wheathampstead

The programme is scheduled to appear on 29th Nov - Channel 4
St Helen's & St Peter's Church

Christmas Fayre
20th Nov. 2012

(very good attendance, photo's taken towards the end)

Remembrance Sunday 11th November 2012

Service to celebrate Martin King's 7 years of ministry with our parish.

St Helen's
21st Oct. 2012

(photo's courtsey of
Sayling Low)

Service of Institution & Induction of

Rev'd Richard Banham

as Rector of Wheathampstead

2nd Sept 2012

Godiva Awakes

The six-metre (20ft) puppet is a tricycle-powered art exhibition, and is travelling from Coventry to London as part of the Cultural Olympiad.

Photo taken 3rd August 2012

more details

"The History of Mechanical Music" by Terry and Margaret Pankhurst
Talk at the Wheathampstead History Society on 18th July 2012)

(Photo's courtesy of Mavis Soane)

Wheathampstead Village Day - 8th July 2012         (view more pictures)

Barn Dance in Memorial Hall 7th July 2012


"Wheathampstead's Got Talent" - 7th July 2012

'Amwell Day'

Stalls and entertainment, at the Elephant & Castle

Saturday June 30th


Official Opening of the
Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Garden
by the Lord Lieutenant of Hertfordshire,
The Countess of Verulam,

29 June 2012 

view more pictures)


Horticulture Club visit to Bressingham Gardens (17th June 2010)

More Jubilee Celebrations in the evening


(these pictures and the one below courtesy of
 Judith Parry)

    Jubilee Celebrations on East Meads - Monday, June 4th 2012





Start of Crown Race on the river

Opening of the Jubilee Garden 4th June 2012 by Terry Holden








WDPS Picnic

in the Gardens of Castle Farm
Sunday 13th May 2012


Jack's Coffee Shop

opened 30th April 2012

jacks web site


Wheathampstead's own

Community Speedwatch set up.

Helping to keep the village a safe place to live




Good Friday


Wheathampstead Churches Together

(6th April)


"The joy of snow in Wheathampstead"

Sunday 5th Feb. 2012


Photographs courtesy of Ruth Jeavons

Business to Business Event
19th Jan. 2012
Organised by WEB (Wheathampstead for Enterprising Business)

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