REGULAR CLUBS & EVENTS
Below please find a list of Regular Clubs & Events at the Hall, and also other amenities and activities in the village.
Village Hall AGM – May 20th
A Summer Night’s Supper & Dance – July 12th
For more info please see the ‘Special Events‘ page or the ‘Village Hall News‘ section on the right of this page.
For full details of these Regular Clubs & Events please click on the link in their name:
|Inkpen Food & Craft Market||3rd Sunday every month||10am to 12.30pm|
|Indoor Carpet Bowls||Thursday||1.30pm|
|Daisy Chains||Friday morning|
|Pudding Club||(Last Thursday of each month) ON A BREAK||(7.30pm)|
|Table Tennis||Wednesday – Ping Pong
Wednesday – Intermediate
|Stitch & Knit||1st Wednesday every month||7.45pm|
Inkpen benefits from numerous activities and events, which take place throughout the year. Some are free, but most make a small charge for attendance or membership.
U3A of Hungerford hosts a monthly afternoon Barn Dance at the Village Hall with the talented and experienced caller and folk dancer Mike Courthold. The U3A also have a daytime Table Tennis session at our village hall fortnightly on Monday afternoons. More details on the U3A, their various activities and how to join is on their website here
The Inkpen Tennis Club meets on Tuesday evenings all through the year (with flood-lighting) from 18:30 at the Recreation Grounds. There are 2 hard courts. Once you have joined as a member, you can play at any time if the courts are free (the School makes use of the courts on occasions). Contacts are Charles Isaac (Chairman, Tel: 668102) & Nigel Pateman (Treasurer, Tel: 668563).
Inkpen Cricket Club plays Sunday social matches throughout the summer against local opposition. The home ground is the Inkpen Memorial Playing Field on Post Office Road. For last minute updates on matches, visit the website or contact David Glitz (Captain, Tel: 668148) or Simon Hanna (firstname.lastname@example.org, Tel: 669028).
Cycling Team Inkpen is a group of Inkpen cyclists that meets at 9:30 a.m. on the first Sunday of every month at the Playing Field for a cycle ride close to Inkpen.
Other Inkpen Community Venues & Amenities
The Village Hall is the largest indoor communal space, and is where many regular and ad-hoc activities take place. The Pavilion at the Playing Fields is also an available indoor space while other community locations and amenities are mainly outdoors including:
The Inkpen Memorial Playing Field with the Pavilion
The Village Pond at Upper Green – just opposite the Village Hall
Walbury Hill straddles Inkpen and Combe parishes, and is the destination for Inkpen activities such as the “Gibbet Challenge”. It’s also a popular destination for walkers, hang gliders, and microlight aircraft
There are also many public footpaths which criss-cross Inkpen. Details are available here for 2 circular walks around Inkpen at the Inkpen Rights Of Way Committee website.