Our latest news and blog posts

They certainly got their FREAK ON!

The wind and prospect of rain, no biggie. Mini monsters and ghostly ghouls descended on our blustery park for some Halloween fun and a visit to the grotty grotto. A great family day with stallholders and Little Legs Bus providing entertainment. The fabulous DJ Owen...

Diane retires from volunteering

So our lovely Diane has retired from volunteering duties. Around three years in all, famous for her salmon quiche, reading stories to the toddlers of SS17 on a Monday and finance administrator extraordinaire every other day :0) THANK YOU! THANK YOU! THANK YOU! We will...

Christmas Stalls and Santa

FOR ONE DAY ONLY! Come along for some festive fun, a spot of Christmas shopping and visit Santa with the little ones. Refreshments, food and festive beverages will be available throughout the day. Mulled wine and mince pies on the cafe menu! Tickets for Santa £5 on...

Co-op funding to establish a local Community Fridge

Friends of Hardie Park have been chosen to benefit from the next round of the Co-op Local Community Fund. Every time a co-op member buys selected own-brand products and services, 1% of the money spent goes to local causes in the community. You can help us reuse wasted...

October Newsletter

Click to view our October Edition HERE Contact details: Hardie Park Cafe, Hardie Road, Stanford-le-Hope, Essex. SS17 0PB Phone: Café direct - 07935 868835 Email: info@friendsofhardiepark.co.uk Twitter: www.twitter.com/LoveHardiePark Facebook:...

Duke of Edinburgh work experience opportunities

Jake volunteered at Hardie Park whilst completing his Duke of Edinburgh Award in the Summer. Will it be a cappuccino, espresso or latte? Served up, no problem with his newly acquired barista skills firmly under his belt. If you know someone who needs a workplace to...

Christmas is coming…

Our Christmas event this year is on Saturday 30th November between 11am and 3pm. We will be arranging time slots for santa and tickets will be on sale in advance of the event. We will advertise the tickets on our social media and in the cafe when available. If you...

Final count on cake sale cash…£760.58

Hardie Park volunteers excelled on the Macmillan Cake Sale day. Thank you to everyone who supported the fundraiser whether that be donation of cakes or raffle gift or spent time at the cafe drinking tea and coffee with a slice of victoria sponge. The outcome of the...

Pumpkin Carving Workshops

Contact details: Hardie Park Cafe, Hardie Road, Stanford-le-Hope, Essex. SS17 0PB Phone: Café direct - 07935 868835 Email: info@friendsofhardiepark.co.uk Twitter: www.twitter.com/LoveHardiePark Facebook: www.facebook.com/LoveHardiePark

You smile, we smile

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