17 06, 2019

Fashion Show a great success!

2019-06-17T15:42:39+00:00June 17th, 2019|

Saturday night at Greyfriars was buzzing with the Fashion Show in our main hall! Six models entertained us brilliantly whilst showing off lots of exciting outfits! A fabulous raffle was provided by Teresa Sillars from South Coast Parties . Teresa approached local businesses and prizes included Supper Room dinner vouchers, lunch at the Star and

8 06, 2019

Only four weeks away…Greyfriars Famous 1000 Book Sale

2019-06-12T17:54:34+00:00June 8th, 2019|

Greyfriars popular “1000 Book Sale”will take place on Saturday 6July at 9.00 a.m. The “1000 Book Sale” has been a regular feature at Greyfriars since Wyn's bookshop was established some 6 years ago.  The sale promises to be one of the biggest ever, with books on every imaginable subject.  You will find fiction and non-fiction books, hardback and paperback

30 05, 2019

Green token scheme at Waitrose

2019-06-12T18:07:09+00:00May 30th, 2019|

Great news! We are very excited as Greyfriars has been chosen to benefit from the Green Token Scheme in June where we will receive a portion of their monthly community fund! If you are a Waitrose shopper, please help us by popping your green token in our pot when you finish your shopping. Thank you

5 03, 2019

Bubbles & Bingo – A Brilliant Success for Hampshire & IOW Air Ambulance!

2019-03-17T15:51:03+00:00March 5th, 2019|

Over 50 people attended a fantastic evening of Bubbles & Bingo, where an incredible £1,328 was raised for the Hampshire & IOW Air Ambulance. Attendees enjoyed drinks, games of bingo and a raffle, with the night being thoroughly enjoyed by all. Hampshire & IOW Air Ambulance would like to thank everyone for coming to support!

26 02, 2019

Ringwood and Burley Band News

2019-03-17T16:41:50+00:00February 26th, 2019|

The band had a busy period in the run up to Christmas fulfilling seven different engagements in the pre-Christmas period. Membership of the band has been fairly constant and the band is nearly at full strength with just vacancies in the bass line, but players in all positions always welcome. In the New Year the

4 02, 2019

Bubbles and Bingo

2019-05-23T10:07:27+00:00February 4th, 2019|

Bubbles and Bingo  Saturday 2nd March 2019 at Greyfriars             Grab your friends and join Hampshire & Isle of Wight Air Ambulance for a night of Bubbles and Bingo on Saturday 2nd March 2019 and help us raise money so we can continue to run our life saving service.  The night will

29 01, 2019

Challenge Quiz Winners 2019… Hampshire Genealogical Society!

2019-03-17T17:00:27+00:00January 29th, 2019|

Congratulations to Hampshire Genealogical Society  who won last night's new format Challenge Quiz, closely followed by the Ringwood and Fordingbridge Footpath Society. Eighteen teams pitted their wits against each other and our thanks go to Julian Titt our quiz master, whose blend of questions challenged all those who attended. Thank you to the following groups for

17 12, 2018

Jubilee Grand Draw a great success despite the weather!

2019-03-17T16:02:43+00:00December 17th, 2018|

This year's Jubilee Grand Draw raised an incredible £1,191.00. We are very grateful to a host of local businesses and members and friends who supported our Grand Draw by providing prizes. Although the weather was terrible , many people came to Greyfriars on Saturday to enjoy a coffee and mince pie whilst browsing the book

22 10, 2018

Record takings at 1000 Book Sale on Saturday 20th October.

2019-03-17T16:03:27+00:00October 22nd, 2018|

This Autumn's 1000 Book Sale on Saturday 20th October was really well attended and raised a record £315.60 for Greyfriars. Browsers were treated to wide choice of books, non fiction and fiction, hard and paperback alike and Ann Rose Hall was buzzing with activity for the morning as Bric-a brac and Grand Draw tickets were also

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