Saturday, 29 June 2013

1 week to go!

1 week to go to Harold Hill Festival! Harry has seen the schools, been to Broadford School Fete, and the sun is set to shine....

Highlights of the day include:

Climbing Wall
Circus Skills
Bouncy castles
Fun Runs
Rodeo Bull
Donkey Rides
Falconry Display
Family "Old Fashioned Sports Day" (including egg and spoon race, sack race, three legged race and space hopper race)
Live music and Acts on the Drapers Academy Stage!
Photos with Harry the Squirrel
Competitions and Prizes
Dozens of stalls

There will be free entry to the event and a £3 wristband for unlimited access to selected activities.

Saturday, 22 June 2013

2 weeks to go!

The Harold Hill Festival is now just 2 weeks away. On this website there is the Event Flyer, details of the Stage Acts and lists of stallholders (see this post and this one).

Our online presence is buzzing with this blog having had over 4,000 views, the Facebook page at 188 Likes, the Twitter account now at 391 Followers and the website over 3000 views.

It's not too late to take part as a stallholder or a volunteer which you can do via our website

Any queries about anything then do email us on

Tuesday, 18 June 2013

Harold Hill Festival main flyer

Hello everyone

The festival is just round the corner - I can't wait as it sounds like it will be an eventful day; so roll on July 6th!!!!!!!!

Please find the below the flyer for the festival

Sunday, 16 June 2013

20 days to go!

As of today there is 20 days to go to Harold Hill Festival 2013. You can keep up with all the latest information on:

This blog:

The website (where you can book stalls or volunteer):



We're really looking forward to the big day on Saturday 6 July 2013 in Central Park, Harold Hill.

Saturday, 15 June 2013

Harold hill stage acts


Here are the confirmed stage acts for the Harold Hill Festival:

12pm - 12.15pm Broadford Choir
12.20pm - 12.45pm Starshine stage school
12.50 - 1.05pm New Vibe
1.10pm - 1.30pm Ransom
1.35pm - 2.00pm Amps
2.05pm -2.35pm Kyptic Fusion
2.40pm - 2.55pm Aspire Kids
3.00pm - 3.15pm Habbit Shed
3.20pm - 3.45pm Drapers' Academy Blues Brothers band
3.50pm - 4.10pm Stalight
4.15pm - 4.30pm Brookside school(TBC)

Friday, 14 June 2013

More Harold Hill Festival stalls confirmed

Hello, here are more confirmed bookings for the Harold Hill Festival 2013 on Saturday 6 July 12-5pm in Central Park, Harold Hill: -

Magical Wellness


the Only Bow Is Essex


... British Sub Aqua Club

Aspire School of Dance


Little Market Day Nursery

Christians Against Poverty

Havering Family Diabetes Group


Take Care Medical

Sounds as if its going to be an active day; Harry the Squirrel can't wait to see everybody.
Find out details on how to get involved at

Friday, 7 June 2013

Volunteers urgently required

It's Volunteer week this week 1st June - 7th June; so why not do your bit and support the Harold Hill Festival on the 6th July.

Extra Extra ...Read all about it: Volunteers needed urgently for the Harold Hill Festival

I know that in some cases there are not enough hours in a day to do things; all we're asking is for people to help if they can.

Minimum time required is 3 hours, 11am -2pm
(this includes volunteer registration)

If you're not an early bird; no problem you can volunteer from 2pm - 5pm

Alternatively you can work from 11-5( with an hour break) – any volunteers that do more then 5 hours will get free Gym membership at the Harold Hill Leisure Centre.

All volunteers must attend a Volunteer briefing; the briefing is on 2nd July, there are two available time slots:

10-11 at Harold Hill library
6-7 at St George’s Church

The roles that are available: 

Festival marshall
Public information 
Clean up & tidy
Stall helpers
Traffic control

Clean up volunteers 5pm-6pm