Priors Hardwick

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*** Coronavirus / COVID-19 update *** Please double-check directly all events and notes shown on this page as status will change rapidly as society re-opens.

COVID-19 info - since late 2021 we are in Plan-B - some limits reimposed (facemasks, working from home), otherwise with an emphasis on personal responsibility << LINK click here << for the current rules

Asymptomatic COVID testing available across Warwickshire - in Stratford, Leamington and Rugby for our closest centres. See LINK for more details and to book, or to order home test kits



Diary (please check re COVID restrictions)

** NEW ** Youtube clip inside St Marys belfry

We had some visiting ringers at Church on 6 Jan. They put a camera in the belfry to record the action, and sent this link to see it on Youtube

** NEW ** 2022 churchyard mowing rota

First draft of this year's mowing schedule LINK click here still need a bunch more volunteers please ....

It's official - Warwickshire has declared a climate emergency !!!!

Warwickshire Climate Emergency website LINK click here

Report too-close driving here #sharethespace campaign

Have you been passed too close by a driver on the road, on your horse or bicycle, did you have a video running, report it here via Operation Snap LINK click here

** Latest ** HS2 August newsletter

The latest HS2 newsletter for our area CLICK to view

Historic field names map on line

As shown at the July village meeting this is a map of the historic field names in the parish. You can see it on the Planning page under the Past Hardwick heading. WARNING, it's a big file to download, I'll try to improve that.....

** LATEST ** Byfield surgery news link

LINK click here to go to Byfield Surgery planning application page

Click and Collect Library Service

Warwickshire Libraries has launched a new Click and Collect Service LINK click here

Some local jobs are now being advertised on this page

There is a link now added, towards the top of this page or ... LINK click here

Information on financial hardship, wellbeing, housing from Stratford DC

A 1-page leaflet covering advice and support services, issued 8 December 2020 LINK click here

Report a problem to Warwickshire County Council

LINK click here. You will have to have or create an account on their website in order to do this, not too difficult though

Stratford District Council Plan

The council adopted a new Council Plan for 2019-2023 - LINK click for details.

"Future Hardwick"

The community conversation at the Butchers Arms on Wednesday 26 February (2020) evening was really well attended - over 40 people dropped in and offered opinions and thoughts. The Butchers Arms kindly covered the cost of snacks and soft drinks - thank you!

Everything is now written up on the LINK Have Your Say web page

A summary as at September 2020 available here >>> LINK <<<


Village Information E-mailing list

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** NEW links ** HS2 roadworks nearby

LINK CLICK here for Northamptonshire HS2 roadworks info

LINK CLICK here for Warwickshire HS2 roadworks info

Community Transport Information

LINK CLICK here for info about the community transport offer, and how to volunteer. The number for bookings is 01926 815817.

ALSO - there's the UBUS service :) !!

LINK CLICK here for info about the UBUS service - £4.00 a trip.

AND the Flexibus

Goes to Rugby on Wednesdays and Banbury on Thursdays (see the right of this page).

Home Library Delivery Service

Are you unable to visit the library due to ill health, consider the home delivery service - LINK more info here

See also the regular mobile library service every 3 Wednesdays (see the right of this page) ** CURRENTLY SUSPENDED **

Parish Magazine

The Parish Magazine is available in .PDF format - get it online from the LINK Parish web page


Thursday 20th January 2022

The quarterly village meeting will be held in the church at 7:30pm, all welcome

Flexibus to Rugby - Wednesdays, Service 214

Priors Hardwick Butchers Arms (09:25) to Rugby, you'll get 90 minutes at Elliots Field Retail Park (longer in central Rugby), back by 2pm LINK

Flexibus to Banbury - Thursdays

Napton Victory Club, ring 01926 612487 for details

2nd Saturday of the month at 10:00 am - Monthly Village Walk

The monthly walk (2nd Saturday) is due to start at the lych gate at 10:00 am - subject to weather

Southam Repair Cafe - 2nd Saturday

Graham Adams Centre in Southam, 11:00 - 14:00

Mobile Library Service - Wednesday, every 3 weeks

outside the church from 11:05 - 11:25 - LINK more info here

Some local TWEETS (in a scrollable box)

Local Jobs

Changeover help at Hill Farm Glamping

1st April to end October for approx 20 hours per week, between 11:00 and 16:00 on changeover days, some weekends. Ask for more details - Emily at Hill Farm Glamping