Hither Green’s Festive Children’s Concert – Saturday 24 November

Hither Green’s annual Festive Children’s Concert

Saturday 24 November

at St Swithun’s Church on Hither Green Lane.

Local children and choirs performing- it’s always a great start to the Christmas season!


Tickets available on the door  or in advance here: https://t.co/4RinoFvlL2


Christmas Trees on Sale at FUSS Christmas Fair

The Hither Green Community Association has announced that this year it will be selling Christmas trees for ONE DAY ONLY –  the FUSS Christmas Fair on Saturday 5 December.

The HGCA team will have a full range of tree sizes, from wee table top trees to towering spruces,. They will also be selling Hither Green honey and Hither Green mugs, so be sure to stop by their stall at the corner of Staplehurst & Fernbrook.


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The Big Hither Green Christmas Quiz!


The Big Hither Green Christmas Quiz!
Date: Friday 4 December
Time: 7.30
Location: St Swithun’s Hall, St Swithun’s Hall, SE13 3RW

Round up your friends and help get the Christmas Season off to a lively start by coming along to the BIG Hither Green Christmas Quiz Night!

Tickets: £8.00 and includes a mini Christmas mezze board & a glass of mulled wine. Available from wegottickets.com & on the door.

Max 6 people per team | licensed bar on site

Twitter: @Hg_Festival

Heart-warming Christmas Films for Hither Green!


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Hither Green Arts Society sells tickets in advance at 3 places:

  1. In 2 local cafes: The Cafe Of Good Hope & You Don’t Bring Me Flowers
  2. Online at We Got Tickets

Tickets will also be sold on the door if any remain.To avoid disappointment you are encouraged to buy your tickets in advance!

Everyone is welcome to bring their own cushions to increase the comfort of the hall chairs, though The Arts Society has recently invested in cushions!

Christmas Film Special – Sunday 6th December

The Muppets Christmas Carol (U)
Optional kids Fancy dress, and Christmas Crafts
Cash bar and popcorn

Doors open at 2:00pm and film starts at 3:30pm
£5 + £0.50 Booking fee = £5.50
BOOK NOW: Click Here
NB: Adults go free if accompanying children, otherwise a ticket is required.


The 1947 Christmas classic “Miracle on 34th Street” in partnership with the Hither Green Wine Club.

Your £10 ticket includes 3 samples of seasonal wines especially selected by the Hither Green Wine Club, & 2 mince pies.

Popcorn, extra food & drink will be available at the bar.

Doors open at 7:00pm
£10 + £1 Booking fee = £11.00
BOOK NOW: Click here


Hither Green: Christmas Fair Donations

Dear Friends,
As you know our annual Christmas Fair is fast approaching (Saturday 5 December) and we need local help with donations for FUSS fundraising stalls.
*Tombola prizes (wrapped sweets, biscuits or other small gifts)
*Soft Toy Lucky Dip (toys for young children)
*Bric-a-Brac sale items
*Book sale (including books, dvds, etc)
WHERE:Please take donations to 85 Manor Park (leave them on porch if no one is at home).

We could not continue without your support and generosity!
Email: fusspot100@gmail.com

Hither Green & Greenwich Soul Choirs get together to perform this Christmas!

The Hither Green and Greenwich Soul Choirs will be singing together for two spectacular performances this Christmas!

Together they will be a 60 strong wall of Christmasy sound!



Wednesday 3rd December

  • @ the Royal Festival Halls Riverside Cafe (Link)
  • 6.30 – 7pm

Sunday 7th December

  • @ St Swithun’s Church  Hither Green Lane with live band AND mulled wine
  • 4- 5pm.

If you’re interested the new singing term begins in January! Their new singing term starts week of 9th January… and will be open for new members in both choirs too so a great time to come along for a free session (no audition or previous experience necessary) www.londonsoulchoirs.co.uk


Abi Gilchrist, Director- The London Soul Choirs

Email: londonsoulchoir@gmail.com


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Christmas Trees in the Hither Green Christmas Shop!

Great news! Once again the Hither Green Community Association will be selling Christmas Trees locally.  Thanks to The Lyall Hotel we have secured  250 Hither Green  Lane and will be selling Christmas Trees from £35.

The FUSS Christmas Fair on Staplehurst Road

Saturday 6 December- 
Time: 12noon-5pm

We shall be there with a selection of first class trees for sale!

The Hither Green Christmas Shop


  • Sunday 7 December 
  • Saturday 13  December 
  • Sunday 14 December 
  • Saturday 21 December  
  • Sunday 22 December 

Opening Hours: 10am -4pm

Come and enjoy a glass of mulled wine when you collect your tree!

The HGCA team will also have brilliant new Hither Green  mugs for sale.

HGCA Christmas Shop 2014



Santa’s Grotto at Mountsfield Park Cafe- Sunday 22 December

Christmas at Mountsfield Park Cafe!

Santa’s Grotto at the Mountsfield Park Cafe
Recently the Mizen Foundation took over the Mountsfield Park café contract and have been busy transforming it into a terrific spot for a coffee and a sandwich.
They open for business this Sunday and Santa is stopping by!
Activities: Santa’s Grotto, Christmas card making, festive food and drinks
Doors open: Sunday 22 December from 1- 4pm. (Santa arrives at 2pm.)
Location: Mountsfield Park, near Stainton Road entrance