Browsing Archive: November, 2012

Christmas shopping trip to Oxford

Posted by Carole Jones on Sunday, November 18, 2012, In : Trips 

On Saturday November 17th many of our members plus friends and family boarded the coach at 9am for our annual Christmas shopping trip. This year we travelled to Oxford which was an excellent choice of destination as it was perfect for shopping but also has many places of interest to visit.

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Country Markets

Posted by Carole Jones on Thursday, November 15, 2012, In : Monthly talks 

On Wednesday November 14th Wendi Morri from the Avon Country Market Co-operative came to talk to us about this organisation and it’s history. The national Country Markets organisation has roots going back to 1919, when the Agricultural Organisation Society sponsored the setting up of co-operative markets to sell surplus produce. There are currently over three hundred and fifty Country Markets throughout England, Wales and the Channel Islands.

They were originally part of the W.I. but now ...

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About Us

Horfield Families Group is a Bristol-based organisation who get together every second Wednesday evening in the month. We partake in various fun activities, go on visits and raise money for charities. This blog provides updates on our activities. Enjoy!