Meadow Drive, Horringer,

Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk,

IP29 5SB

01284 735181

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Registered Charity Number 1164658




Horringer Pre-School Acorn Project News Page!

We will keep you updated with all of our news here!

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12th March 2018 - the next quiz and curry night is being held on Friday, 6th April at 7.30pm at the Horringer Beehive. Get your tickets early as our last one was a sell-out!!


16th February 2018 - A massive thank you to everyone that supported our Valentine's themed Kids Cafe. It sure was busy! Cakes, biscuits, wraps and jacket potatoes were enjoyed by all!!


19th January 2018 - We will be having our third Kids Cafe on Friday, 16th February 2018 from 10,30am-1.30pm at Horringer Community Centre and the theme will be valentines. Let us fill you with love and tea/coffee/cake/biscuits/jacket potatoes and much more!!


1 January 2018 - Please remember us when you shop at Tesco's - the Acorn Project has been chosen as one of Tesco's blue token charities for January and February.  The funds raised from this will be used specifically for the new fencing around the Copse so children can make most of the free access to the copse from the new building,


18 December 2017 - we are delighted to announce that we have now received our planning permission for our new building. We look forward to some good old fashioned fundraising during 2018!


11 December 2017 - the lovely ladies from the Horinger Women's Institute joined us for afternoon tea so we could say thank you to them for very kindly donating the proceeds from their November Soup and Pud to the Acorn Project.


17 November 2017 - we raised vital funds for the Acorn Project at the Bury St Edmunds Christmas Light Up event selling light-up toys and our Christmas cards.


1st November 2017 - we are thrilled to let you know that we have today submitted our application for our new building!  We hope to provide further  updates in due course on the status of the planning application so watch this space....


31st October 2017 - another bumper cafe! Our Halloween themed cafe raised £250 for the Acorn Project! Children enjoyed colouring, apple bobbing, pumpkin biscuit decorating and much more. Thank you to all our helpers on the day who helped to setup, clear away and make some wonderful cakes, scones, biscuits and soup!


17th October 2017 - we are delighted to let you know that our fundraising total so far is just over £40,000 which represents 20% of our total target.  We have had so much fun since we launched the Acorn Project our fundraising events have included: two kids' cafes, a slide-a-thron, stalls at Horringer Fete and a sell-out quiz night.


30th September 2017 - it was a highly entertaining evening, we tested the brain power of the people of Horringer and we raised a massive £800 at the same time during our first ever Pre-School Quiz Night. The pub was packed and everyone enjoyed their curry. Thank you to our helpers and to the Six Bells for hosting!