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Horsley Parish Council

Village News

17 May 2020

The rights of way leading from the village are being used by more local people than usual as a direct result of the current recommendations about daily exercise. Many residents have asked me where each path leads. In order to help I have drawn a topographical map of some of the routes and this has been placed on the parish website and social media. However the best advice is to purchase a copy of the OS EXPLORER map 316 Newcastle upon Tyne which covers all rights of way in the parish of Horsley.

VE Day in Horsley was very much an internet event with families and friends sharing tea parties and photographs from individual homes.

A reminder that Horsley parish council holds its AGM on May 18th using the internet. Please e mail any questions before the above date to

Members of Horsley Book Club are purchasing books on line from local book shops until members can access stocks of library books again.

Horsley village church has taken the opportunity whilst the Hearth arts centre is closed to renew the heating in the Hearth Hall. All of the public spaces are undergoing a deep clean. The cafe remains open for take outs and doorstep deliveries however please check opening times on Facebook or ring 01661 853563. Work from some of the artists can be purchased using their internet shops.

Horsley craft club members are producing 6 inch squares using a variety of materials. When the group is able to meet members will share their ideas.