Business Association Anounce their Programme for the
Festive Season Christmas in Emsworth 2014 Well
known for its independent shops and highly regarded
restaurants, Christmas events in Emsworth this year will
once again highlight what a unique place it is.
A Conversation with Alan Mak
Alan Mak was found having a drink (diet coke) in the Coal
Exchange this morning before meeting Giles Babb, Chairman of
the Emsworth Business association, in the Blue Bell for
lunch. Alan, the recently selected Tory candidate for the
Havant Parliamentary constituency is in the process of
familiarising himself with Emsworth, its businesses and
Campaigners step up fight against flats plan for Dolphin
Quay in Emsworth CAMPAIGNERS believe they
have a chance at saving a former boat yard ahead of a public
inquiry about plans for turning it into flats.
Emsworth launches neighbourhood plan survey THE
first major step in developing Emsworth’s neighbourhood plan
Emsworth - Winner of the Second Annual Bring Home
the Harvest awards. The competition run by the
STelegraph in association with British Food Fortnight,
aculminated in a lavish harvest festival celebration at
Birmingham cathedral, attended by the Duchess of Cornwall.
Alan Mak wins selection in Havant Havant
Conservatives have selected Alan Mak as their candidate for
the 2015 general election.
Emsworth's first ever community apple juice
pressing! A fantastic day in Emsworth yesterday day
with crowds of people and over 300kg of apples pressed to
created Emsworth's first community apple juice.
Watch the Video of Emsworth British Food Fortnight
Controversial Development goes to Appeal
The Dolphin Quay site at the eastern entrance to Emsworth
once home to Dolphin Quay Boatyard and Dolphin Quay Antiques
has stood vacant for several years.
Green Roots Nursery Celebrates 1st Birthday Southbourne
based nursery, Green Roots are celebrating their 1st
Birthday with a party at the nursery on Saturday 11th
October 2014 from 10am until 12 noon.
Emsworth National Apple Day Market Be part
of something, be part of something really pressing...”
British Food Fortnight 20th September 5th October A
wonderful celebration of food The last two weeks
have seen the pretty coastal town of Emsworth fully take
part in British Food Fortnight and celebrate its food
heritage with a wonderful range of diverse food related
Emsworth and Southbourne District Community
Christmas This Christmas in Emsworth you don’t have
to be alone. Members of the local community in the Emsworth,
Southbourne and district are coming together on Christmas
day to offer companionship, laughter, festive food and
entertainment for anyone on their own on that day.
“A Boost of Kindness” The Emsworth British Food
Fortnight Food Mountain One of the aims of the
Emsworth British Food Fortnight is to appeal to and to
encompass the whole community. As part of this we intend to
build a ‘Food Mountain’ as part of the Inter-denominational
Harvest Festival Service in St. Peter’s on Sunday 5th
October and to donate it to the Beacon Food Bank.
Emsworth British Food Fortnight Enters its Second
week A continues feast for the senses - music,
film, and food but mainly food, the Emsworth British Food
Fortnight continues today
Emsworth Set to Lose One its Two Remaining Banks
Following the closure of the Lloyds Branch at the
end of last month Barclays have announced that their
Emsworth branch will close on Friday 13th December.
Community Comes Together for a Charity Quiz and
Supper Once again Emsworth came together to raise
money for charity and had a jolly good time doing so.
Emsworth British Food Fortnight 20th September – 5th
October Education, Education, Education! Conrad
Hilton, when asked what was the most import aspect of his
famous Hotel groups’ success replied ‘location, location,
location’. What he perhaps missed was the importance of his
staff, the catering trade is after all about people.
CELEBRATION OF OLDER PEOPLE ‘SILVER SUNDAY’ – 5
OCTOBER 2014 Community First HEH is delighted to be
taking part in Silver Sunday on Sunday 5 Octobe
FIVE STAR SERVICE HELPS COUPLE SECURE DREAM HOME AT
REDLANDS GRANGE Recently awarded the maximum 5
stars by the HBF (Home Buyers Federation)* for Bloor Homes’
commitment to quality customer service , it should come as
no surprise that it was exceptional support from the sales
team which helped local couple Andy and Kate Postles secure
their dream home at the developers Redlands Grange site in
A Boost of Kindness’Emsworth British Food Fortnight
20th September – 5th October It has often been said
that ‘the French live to eat whereas the British eat to
live’; whether this is true or not, the common link is food
Celebration time for Emsworth butcher A FAMILY
butchers in Emsworth will celebrate 90 years in business, by
getting involved with Emsworth British Food Fortnight.
Thanks from Dunreyth Alpacas, Funtington
Dunreyth Alpacas was created when we stumbled across alpaca
farming several years ago after being made redundant from
our jobs as senior nurses at a local private hospital.
Family Butcher celebrates 90 years on the High
Street Coinciding with Emsworth British Food
Fortnight (20th September - 5th October), H. H. Treagust &
Sons Ltd, is celebrating 90 years on Emsworth High St a
remarkable achievement in these days of out of town shopping
centers and Internet shopping.
Emsworth, Bringing Home the Harvest. Emsworth
British Food Fortnight 20th September – 5th October
Emsworth is delighted to be participating in this year’s
British Food Fortnight, the annual celebration of British
food organised by Love British Food.
Save Emsworth library Emsworth’s centre is
losing important services. Lloyds Bank has closed, as did
the adjacent Hutchins beforehand. Now the library is in
Hurry !!!!! Special £5.00 offer ends this Sunday !
The special deal whereby you can buy tickets to
virtually every WemsFest event for just £5.00 a piece ends
this Sunday 31 August.
‘Emsworth Library provides excellent value’ -
readers hit back at proposed move A BUSY library
under threat of being moved to a community centre offers
value for money as a public service, a Freedom of
Information request has revealed.
Emsworth British Food Fortnight Programme Launched
at the Annual Emsworth Show The Fortnight was
conceived in response to the fact that, although there are
numerous food initiatives and events taking place across the
UK, there was no overall flagship scheme to bring them to
the public’s attention.
Chichester Harbour – a hive of activity
Chichester Harbour Conservancy’s long-term Harbour Honey
project has reached its first milestone. A colony of bees
that has been resident on Thorney Island since last summer,
has produced enough surplus honey to allow over 40lbs to be
collected by beekeeper Colin Falla.
ORGANISERS have been forced to call off a charity
dragon boat race. The race was due to take place on
Emsworth’s Mill Pond on Sunday morning.
Lillywhite Bros Ltd. Celebrate 65 years of Trading
This year sees 65 years since Joe, Bob, Len and Charlie
started trading in Queen Street in 1949.