All Events

Jul
14
Sun
Bark in the Park 2019 @ Long Ashton Community Centre
Jul 14 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Bark in the Park 2019 @ Long Ashton Community Centre | Long Ashton | England | United Kingdom
  • Refreshments
  • Stalls
  • Doggy Sprint
  • Celebrity Dog Show Judge
  • Raffle

Dog Show registration opens 11:00am – £2 per class

Dog Show starts 12:00pm

All monies raised will be supporting Holly Hedge Animal Sanctuary

Jul
21
Sun
Collection @ M & S Imperial Park @ M & S Simply Food
Jul 21 @ 11:00 am – 4:30 pm
Collection @ M & S Imperial Park @ M & S Simply Food | Bristol | United Kingdom

We will be holding a collection at M & S Simply Food at Imperial Park, between 11am to 4:30pm, in aid of Holly Hedge Animal Sanctuary.

Sep
8
Sun
Fun Day 2019 @ Ashton Court Estate
Sep 8 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Fun Day 2019 @ Ashton Court Estate | Long Ashton | England | United Kingdom

Our annual fun day is back! Set in the idyllic Ashton Court Estate, there is certainly no shortage of attractions! From our popular Fun Dog Show, Ultimate Ninja Warrior Dog Activity Zone (trust us, it’s amazing and you will want to bring your camera!), Photo Entry Cat Show, children’s activities, Doggie Games, refreshments and agility demonstrations from South West Dog Skills (with the chance to have a go yourself!) – to our ever popular market place, brimming with everything from fine foods to beautiful artwork and homeware!

With such an extensive array of attractions on offer, you and your furry best pal won’t want to miss out on the opportunity be among like-minded individuals (and dogs). Fun Day is an event like no other and draws a diverse crowd from Bristol, Somerset and the surrounding areas.

Our amazing raffle includes £100 cash prize, an Indi Mountain Bike, Afternoon Tea for two at your choice from over 400 venues, a portable TV and more! Tickets are £1 and sold at our Sanctuary and our charity shops in Nailsea and Weston. Draw takes place 3.30pm!

Please note that this year we are closer to the Main House, using the Kennel Lodge entrance.

To apply for a pitch please email fundraising@hollyhedge.org.uk for more information.

Oct
4
Fri
Pamper Evening 2019 @ Long Ashton Community Centre
Oct 4 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Pamper Evening 2019 @ Long Ashton Community Centre | Long Ashton | England | United Kingdom

Lots of different mini treatments to try including:
– Indian Head Massage
– Bowen Therapy
– Reflexology
– Facials

There will also be:
– Health & Beauty stalls
– Swedish Massage
– Manicures

Raffle and Tombola

Refreshments on sale including cocktails!

All proceeds will go towards Holly Hedge Animal Sanctuary.

Dec
1
Sun
Christmas Fair 2019 @ Long Ashton Community Centre
Dec 1 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Christmas Fair 2019 @ Long Ashton Community Centre | Long Ashton | England | United Kingdom

Lots of stalls to browse and buy – hot food, mulled wine, tombola, raffle, face painting, lucky dip and teddy tombola for the kids.

We will also be collecting for the Christmas Shoebox Appeal.

All proceeds will go towards Holly Hedge Animal Sanctuary.

May
8
Fri
Swing for Victory 2020 @ Clevedon Comunity Hall
May 8 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Swing for Victory 2020 @ Clevedon Comunity Hall | England | United Kingdom
Taking place in the glorious Clevedon Community Centre with it’s vaulted dance floor and more Blitz spirit than Churchill’s bunker, this night will recreate the post wartime celebrations and glamour of 1940’s Bristol. All of you fabulous victory curled ladies and uniformed soldiers can expect a wonderful night of live music from The Thornbury Swing Band, and other 40’s-style revelry.
The Thornbury Swing Band will perform a repertoire of 40’s classics and swing dance favourites, the perfect soundtrack for all you land girls and home guards to keep dancing all night long.
The bar will be open until 23.00, and the vintage kitchen will keep you topped up with tea and cake and those extra rations should you need them throughout the night too.
Those wishing to hone their swing steps can join the pre-party dance class by pre-booking when you buy your tickets. This will be led by professional swing dancers to help get you up and moving for the rest of the night!
  • More music and dancing this year and less chat.
  • Buying a ticket beforehand ensures you get your very own bag of rations. Tickets are £12 each when bought in advance.
  • 1940’s attire is welcomed, though not compulsory.
  • Bar serving all the usual.
  • Listen to the big band sounds of the Thornbury Swing Band and dance the night away
  • FREE Basic swing dance lesson starting at 6.30pm. PRE-BOOKING ESSENTIAL.
  • Hair and/or make-up available for men & women at £5. PRE-BOOKING ESSENTIAL.
  • Fun & games to take part in.
  • Tea, coffee and cake available to purchase from the Vintage Kitchen.
  • Look out for wartime propaganda characters including Spivs who shall be selling their wares including special chocolate rations and vintage items.
  • Raffle with some wonderful hamper prizes & tombola.
  • Short 1940s fashion show.
  • Normandy Veterans in attendance.
All proceeds will go towards Holly Hedge Animal Sanctuary.