Wine and Cheese Tasting 2nd March

Join us 7pm-9pm to re-discover some old favourites and be introduced to the newest additions to the  delicious Caviste range. Caviste is North Hampshire’s local independent wine merchant: https://caviste.co.uk/  No need to book!  Entry £8 ... Read more

Book now for Burns Supper & Ceilidh 2nd February

Go to the Bookings tab to secure your tickets as places are strictly limited! Including a hearty 2 course meal of haggis, neeps and tatties (vegetarian and haggis options), cranachan, cheese and biscuits Plus live music and Scottish dancing: celebrate Robert Burns with us! TICKETS £20 per person ... Read more

A magical 2018 Christmas party!

The 2018 Christmas party was a knockout. 85 villagers enjoyed a great Christmas dinner, drank wines served by an adorable family of elves, were raffled and auctioned, learned and performed magical tricks and finally danced the night away to the Hall's fabulous new sound system. ... Read more

Remember, remember the THIRD of November 2018!

It was another wonderful night of fun and fireworks! We had a local crowd of around 240 people who enjoyed this annual village event with its torch-lit procession. As usual around 30 villagers pitched in to help the bonfire, cook burgers, sell torches and let off fireworks. Thanks to them ... Read more

Beech Village Hall AGM 26th October

It’s AGM time of year again – an opportunity for all Beech villagers to find out about the workings of the Hall and join in the discussion. Beech Village Hall is more than just a building – it is a community hub and has been a charity since 1932 with the sole purpose being, to serve the village ... Read more

Pieces of Eight win Autumn Quiz 2018

Over 100 people took part in the Autumn Quiz on 6th October, featuring a vast range of ingenious questions put together by John and Avril Bembridge and family. So there was stiff competition, and at the end of the evening 'Pieces of Eight' emerged the winning table. The collective brainboxes were: ... Read more

Beech Village Show – Saturday 22 September 2018

Once again the Beech Gardeners are organising the Beech Village Show for Saturday 22 September 2018 in the Beech Village Hall at 12.00 noon.  There are 38 classes to enter at only 30p per class, ranging from Fruit, Flowers and Vegetables, to Floral Art, Cookery, Hand Crafts, Photography, ... Read more

Beech Gardeners – spring into summer 2018

In April Kathy once again lent her games room to the BGs for a talk by Rosamund Wallinger entitled “Restoring my Gertrude Jekyll 1908 Garden from Dereliction to Glory – and the ups and downs”.  16 people attended, including visitors and new members.  Her garden was at Upton Grey and she ... Read more

Spring 2018 – Quiz-night fun!

68 people organised into 9 teams enjoyed our Spring Quiz on 14th April. With Quizmaster Peter Cox, ably assisted by wife Sally and granddaughter Edie, we tackled questions on a wide variety of topics. The final round of TV-Show anagrams really got us puzzling. In the end Table 9 triumphed! Well ... Read more

BGs’ meeting on 7 February – Ray Broughton’s talk on pest and disease-free plants

The Beech Gardeners welcomed Ray who told us this was his 2000th talk - quite an achievement.  He started by telling us that the use of milk, salt and vinegar is banned in the EU. He had some useful tips for us:- 1   Don't overcrowd seeds and to help see dark seeds on dark ... Read more