Herald - Issue 450

Page 38 • The HERALD • 7th December 2023 v SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL BUSINESSES v YOUR COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS Heather’s Flower Studio New florist delivering flowers to Waterside and New Forest areas, with over 20 years of experience in floristry including working for Sandra’s Florist in Holbury for the past 8 years, which has now closed due to retirement. Any time you need flowers, be it a happy or sad occasion,we would like to be by your side to provide great quality flowers and service. We are delivering to Holbury, Fawley, Blackfield, Hythe, Marchwood, Beaulieu and Lymington areas. You are welcome to view our new Christmas collection on our website: heathersflowerstudio.co.uk TO ORDER THE FLOWERS, PLEASE ORDER ONLINE OR CALL US ON 07849 272164 With any enquiries please call Jad on 07849 272164 or contact us via email: info@heathersflowerstudio.co.uk Christmas Carol Singa-Long at Hounsdown e Hounsdown Community Association is hosting a festive music event at Hounsdown Community Hall on Sunday 10th December at 2.30pm. Put on your nest Christmas jumper and sing your heart out with the ‘Totton Sing for Life Choir’ and special guests ‘Burnt Toast’. Indulge in a mince pie and some mulled wine and get yourself in the mood for Christmas. ere will be a ra e and we’ve asked Father Christmas to drop by. All the proceeds will go to Wessex Cancer Trust. Tickets are available from Jean Noice on 07790 142408 or email: teresacurry@live.co.uk or buy them at the door. £5 adults and £2 children. COPYTHORNE’S GOT CHRISTMAS TALENT! Christmas Music by the Sea A fun talent show for all ages is taking place at Copythorne Parish Hall on Sunday 10th December at 3pm. Tickets are £10 for adults, £5 for children and include refreshments and mince pies. This fundraising event is in aid of New Forest for Ukraine CIC and Dementia Care Hub charity, plus a contribution for Parish Hall renovations. Tickets are available from James Read on: 07912 691783 and at Copythorne Community Café at Copythorne Parish Hall. Enjoy the sounds of swing by the sea and get in the Christmas spirit with Liam White - e Bublé Experience at Lepe Country Park on Thursday 14th December at 7pm. Doors open at 6.30pm for you to enjoy some festive nibbles, with the show commencing at 7pm. Pre-Booking is essential, tickets are £22 per person and include parking and festive nibbles. Please inform Lepe of any allergies at the time of booking. Tickets are non-refundable. Book online: www.hants.gov.uk/thingstodo/ countryparks/lepe/whats-on or pop into Visitor Services. CAROLS IN TOTTON PRECINCT e Salvation Army Band will be playing Carols in the Totton Precinct on Friday 15th December at 7pm, Carol sheets will be provided, the more that gather the bigger the sound – all are welcome! at festive time of year is fast approaching when our thoughts turn to family, Christmas songs and Santa. Please join with the community to celebrate the season by lling your hearts, and lungs with song. e annual Christmas Concert on the Marina will be held on Friday 15th December at 6.30pm in the centre of Hythe Marina. We are grateful, once again, to have the New Forest Brass Band play your favourite holiday songs. e always popular Beaulieu Warblers will be there as will the Hythe Primary School Choir. ere may even be a big man in a red suit joining the festivities. You never know! e concert and songs are free for anyone who wishes to attend. Our elves will be carrying buckets for donations for the local food bank. We hope you will give generously for this local, very important charity. Please join with your neighbours and kick o the festive season with song. Go Along and Join Carols on the Marina From Hythe Marina Association Carols in Romsey Market Place Gather around the Christmas tree in Romsey’s Market Place on Monday 18th December at 7pm for a festive evening of carol singing and live music.