Browsing Archive: November, 2014

Stratford trip – Saturday November 15th

Posted by Carole Jones on Tuesday, November 18, 2014, In : Trips 

On a very misty Saturday morning members, friends and family set off to Stratford upon Avon for our annual Christmas shopping trip. We had a lovely lady driver this time who was very friendly and helpful. A good day was had by all with most of us doing their Christmas shopping whilst others had a visit to the Butterfly Museum, a boat trip or even a guided walk around Stratford by Shakespeare himself!


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Making Finnish Stars – November 12th

Posted by Carole Jones on Thursday, November 13, 2014, In : Monthly talks 

On Wednesday we had a handicraft evening with Ali Tillcock who showed us how to make a Finnish star using just 6 thin strips of card and glue. It was really good fun and we all ended up with some remarkably beautiful stars which will be decorating our homes at Christmas. An example is shown below.  

Wendy Pinker also brought along some jewellery to sell which is made in Nepal, the proceeds of which go towards the funding of the clinic for children with thalassaemia.


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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!