Hare and Hounds doors open Friday 10th November at 4pm

The Hare and Hounds reopens today at 4pm! It’s going to be a great evening, and it will be fantastic to see friends and neighbours back at the pub. It’s been just over a year since the Hare and Hounds closed, and a remarkable effort over the past year by the communities of Harlton and neighbouring villages to purchase it. It’s been a lot of […]

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Meet the new landlords – Andy and Richard

A big welcome to Andy and Richard, the new landlords of the Hare and Hounds. Andy and Richard are experienced publicans, and above all welcoming hosts! They’ve been working hard over the past weeks to get the Hare and Hounds ready for its reopening. The Steering Group have had a sneak preview of the new range of delicious cask and keg beers, and the new […]

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Tenants appointed

We have appointed tenants to run the Hare and Hounds. Preparations are feverishly underway to get the Hare and Hounds ready to reopen. Stay tuned for the reopening date!

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Pop-up pub updates – Friday 29th Sept

There’ll be delicious food by local pop-up My Persian Kitchen (http://www.mypersiankitchen.co.uk/) and favourite beer again from Lord Conrad’s Brewery (http://www.lordconradsbrewery.co.uk/). Pop-up pub open 6pm-11pm, Harlton Village Hall. It’s expected that this will be the last pop-up pub before the reopening of the Hare and Hounds,  so come along and enjoy the last of what have been thoroughly enjoyable events. Steering Group members will be present […]

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Supporting the Hare and Hounds

The pub hasn’t re-opened yet, but the front door is open for the first time in a year!

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Next pop-up pub Friday 29th September

The next Help the Hare and Hounds pop-up pub is on Friday 29th September, 6pm-11pm at the Harlton Village Hall. Come along to celebrate a successful community campaign and taking ownership of the Hare and Hounds. As usual there’ll be good food and tasty local beer. This will very likely be the last pop-up pub with the Hare and Hounds hopefully re-opening its doors very […]

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We own the Hare and Hounds!

Earlier today the Hare and Hounds (Harlton) Community Owned Pub Community Interest Company (yes, it’s a mouthful!) took ownership of the Hare and Hounds. It’s been a terrific effort from the community to raise the funds to purchase and re-open the Hare and Hounds. Having 160 share holders is a remarkable achievement and testament to the community spirit. While the biggest hurdle has been conquered, work […]

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Contracts exchanged!

Contracts have been exchanged today for the community purchase of the Hare and Hounds. Completion is on Wednesday 6th September. Come along to the pop-up pub this Saturday to celebrate. We’re still searching for the right tenant, so spread the word that we’re looking. An autumn opening is the target. We’ll be doing some work on the building once we take possession, so please contact […]

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Pop-up pub this Saturday (19th August)

Next pop-up pub is on Saturday 19th August at the Harlton Village Hall, 6pm – 11pm. There’ll be a BBQ serving hotdogs with sausages from a local butcher, and ‘Golden Shower’ beer from Son of Sid Brewery in Little Gransden.

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Fundraising campaign to purchase Hare and Hounds successful!

Sufficient funds have been raised to purchase the Hare and Hounds! We expect exchange of contracts to take place either in July or August, with completion in August or September, and we hope to open the pub sometime in September or October. A number of potential tenants have been interviewed and we now have preferred candidates [update 22-08-2017: we’re still looking to recruit the right […]

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