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Age UK Horsham play petanque

We had a lovely morning with a group from Age UK.  It was one of the hottest days of the year, but under the shade of the trees everyone was fine! The visitors got the hang of the rules thanks to the expert guidance of Russell, Malcolm and Chris, and they really enjoyed themselves. They […]

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HSCP Chatter, June 2019

Click the red button to download the latest HSCP Chatter. The Chatter is our regular Newsletter with updates on the various activities at the project.  Let us know if there is anything you would like to see in the Newslettter, and suggestions / comments are always welcome!  Happy reading.

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FootGolf Charity Match

For the second consecutive year Gary organised two teams of Walking Footballers to take part in the Foot Golf competition organised by West Sussex charity “Just Different”.  After a couple of sneaky practises in the weeks leading up to the competition, our teams ended up coming second and third! The match raised a whopping £2787 […]

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D-Day Commemoration – Amazing Day

On a beautiful, sunny Sunday in June the community came together to commemorate in particular 15 brave men who lost their lives during an extraordinary time when Coolham, the quiet little village next to Shipley, became a crucial airbase for a few months around D-Day, in 1944. Richard was instrumental in organising the event, when […]

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Match Report – Steyning FC v HFLFC

Steyning FC v HFL.  Friendly League Team . 11 June 2019.  Kick off – 7:30pm, Location – Steyning Result Steyning FC 4:4 HFL So with a new season approaching it’s time to get fit and start these friendlies. First up was an away game against Steyning FC who beat us in the cup 2 – 0 last November. I’m […]

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The Men’s Shed at Shipley Village Day

On Bank Holiday Monday at the end of May our  Men’s Shed showed off it’s wares at the annual Shipley Village Day. We had a wonderful stall demonstrating the various products that the team have been able to produce over the last few months and they were successful in selling a number of toys, artistic […]

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Charity Football Match Great Day!

Who cares that it rained??!!  We had such a good day. Somehow the atmosphere, which was warm, happy and sunny, defied the weather !  Oh, and a bit competitive too… starting with the walking football which brought out about 12 of our regular walking footballers, plus a few younger players and some of the vets […]

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HSCP Chatter, May 2019

Click the red button to download the latest HSCP Chatter. The Chatter is our regular Newsletter with updates on the various activities at the project.  Let us know if there is anything you would like to see in the Newslettter, and suggestions / comments are always welcome!  Happy reading.

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Wellbeing Talk and free Health MOT

Andrew Holbrook of Horsham District Council delivered an excellent summary of the key issues relating to Men’s Wellbeing, at last week’s walking football session. He was able to demonstrate the need to be alert to the benefits of a decent balanced diet including lots of good nutrition, sensible alcohol consumption and keeping as active as […]

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HDC Chairman Pays A Visit

On May 9th, we were delighted to welcome Peter Burgess to the site to see what was going on.  It is fair to say that he was really surprised and impressed!  He watched the “walking” football on the top pitch for a while, and was extremely pleased with the energy levels he saw – he […]

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