Gordon Lethbridge

Cookies for Children

Cookies for Children

Ingredients 225g butter, softened 110g caster sugar 275g plain flour 1 tsp cinnamon or other spices (optional) 75g white or milk chocolate chips (optional) Method Heat the oven to 190C/170C fan/gas 5. Cream the butter in a large bowl with a wooden spoon or in a food mixer until it is soft. Add the sugar and keep beating until […]

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Identify the logo

Identify the logo

Here’s a puzzle for all the family to work on together. We pass dozens of them everyday but can we recognise the UK’s fast food logos? As a family, see if you can identify these partial logos. Remember they are all UK fast food chains. For the answers scroll down past the red arrow. Spoiler […]

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Cycle route – Bartley Water

Cycle route – Bartley Water

Click on the cycle icon for a Google map of a cycle route submitted by one of our readers. It starts at Calmore Community Centre on Nutshalling Close and ends at the Bartley Water near Ashurst. The route is 4.2 miles (6.75km) one-way  Please note: While we are sharing with you cycle rides we have […]

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Home Scavenger Hunt

Home Scavenger Hunt

Fun at Home – Colour Scavenger Hunt This is an activity that can be enjoyed in the home by the whole family. The object of the scavenger hunt is to find something around your house that matches the colour of each circle. To increase the difficulty set a time limit. Computer monitors render colours slightly […]

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Quiz time on Zoom

Quiz time on Zoom

Once every two weeks The Watering Hole host a quiz night on the video-conferencing platform, Zoom. Sunday nights at 5:00pm. July 5 is the next quiz and it would be great to see you there. The following quiz will be on July 19. For safeguarding reasons we require you to register. Once registered you will […]

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Egg hunt

Egg hunt

The Watering Hole Virtual Easter Egg Hunt Today, Easter Sunday, is when The Watering Hole organises the Calmore Community Annual Easter Egg Hunt. Unfortunately Covid-19 pandemic has meant that we all have to stay home and stay safe. All events like this have had to be cancelled. We decided that all was not lost. As […]

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