We have raised over £300k in pledges to purchase the Hare and Hounds and to re-open it as a community pub. At a meeting on 5th December 2016 for those who had pledged, there was unanimous agreement that the Steering Group should proceed with making a purchase offer and enter negotiations with the owner of the Hare and Hounds. It was also agreed that the […]
The second pop-up pub was held on Friday 9th December and was a great success with a good turn out, music, games and food from Provenance Kitchen. Stay tuned for dates for the next pop-up pub in January, and send in any suggestions for what you’d like to see at the next event.
Listen to Patrick Phelen discussing the community effort to purchase the Hare and Hounds on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire at http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04gczby. Scroll to 1:17:50 in the program to hear the interview.
The Provenance Kitchen menu for the pop-up this Friday is at http://bit.ly/2gl6M2A. Food will be available 6.30pm – 8.30pm, Harlton Village Hall.
Provenance Kitchen (http://www.provenancekitchen.com/) will be serving food at the pop-up pub next Friday from their Airstream trailer (6.30pm to 8.30pm). Bar will be open 6pm to 11pm. Check the Help the Hare and Hound web page for the menu early in the week. Brings along friends and family for a meal and a drink, with music from around 9pm. All welcome!
The deadline for receiving pledges to invest in the pub has been extended from 20th November to 5th December. The original deadline was set to enable the Steering Group to assess the level of support for the campaign before putting together a bid to buy the pub. Now that we are confident we shall be able to submit a bid, we have extended the pledge […]
Good news on the pledging front for the second time today. We’ve now passed £275k in pledges. Total amount pledged so far stands at £278,650. We’re making great progress towards reopening the Hare and Hounds.
The pop-up pub on Friday 18th November at the Harlton Village Hall was a great success, with good crowds from the start at 6pm through to the end at 11am. Wonderful to see so many friends and neighbours. The event was testament to the community will to re-open the Hare and Hounds. Planning for the next pop-up pub is already underway! Please post any suggestions […]
Listen to John Watson speaking to Julian Clover on Cambridge 105 FM about saving the Hare and Hounds. Help the Hare & Hounds at Harlton