Planning for Festival Field 2022

Festival Field 2022 – Our Next Village Fete

Festival Field is 2022's Village Fete

Festival Field 2022 is the working title for next year’s Village Fete. Planned to take place on 4th June 2022 it will be closely linked to the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations with the beacon lighting on 2nd June. Planning started in September with a group of parish councillors and members of the public sharing ideas. Their outline plans for Festival Field include:


Sporting plans so far include:

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Return of the Fete

The Village Fete returns on Saturday 24th July

Barney Beagle looks forward to seeing you there!

Last year we had to cancel the Annual Fete due to COVID-19, but this year we cautiously open back up again after lockdowns. Taking place on Saturday 24th July between 12 – 4 pm, the Fete will be held entirely outdoors and scaled down, but we hope it will still bring joy and allow us to celebrate being together again!

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Do you have a vision for the future of the MUGA?


Vision for Sports at the MUGADo you have a vision for the future of the MUGA?

The MUGA/Tennis Court surface by the Orpen Hall is reaching the end of its life and we need to develop a vision for its future.  The Parish Council would like to set up a Working Group of potential users to investigate the use of the MUGA and the provision of an appropriate surface which needs to be renewed.

We need to answer some questions

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BHYFC Results 24th September

BHYFC - Bergholt HeathBergholt Heath YFC – Results 17th September

The 4 matches on 24th September produced 3 wins and 1 draw.  Next week sees 1 home and 3 away matches.

BHYFC Under 13s vs Stanway Rovers Reds

This week, Bergholt played their first home game of the season hosting Stanway Rovers Reds, with whom they shared a good 11-a-side friendly game at the end of last season.

With a few players unavailable, including Continue reading “BHYFC Results 24th September”

BHYFC Results 17th September

BHYFC - Bergholt Heath

BHYFC - Bergholt HeathBergholt Heath YFC – Results 17th September

The four matches on 17th September produced 2 wins and 2 losses.  Many thanks to the players and families who attended the annual BBQ on Sunday.  Despite the weather trying its best to spoil the occasion it turned out a resounding success.  Next week sees 2 home and 2 away matches.

Players wanted

The Under 13’s football team are looking for experienced players (Year 7 or 8 from September 17) to Continue reading “BHYFC Results 17th September”

BHYFC Results 10th September

BHYFC - Bergholt Heath

BHYFC - Bergholt HeathBergholt Heath YFC – Results 10th September

The four matches on 10th September produced 3 wins and a loss.  Next Sunday (17th) the club is welcoming the new season with their annual ‘Kick-Off BBQ’ with the club’s Chairman, Les, as the chosen Chef.




Lexden Saints vs BHYFC Under 13s

The 13s have seen a fair bit of player movement over the summer but started the new campaign in excellent fashion.  The first game of the season saw Bergholt make the trip across town to play Lexden Saints.  Last season Lexden finished 3rd in the D League whilst Bergholt finished 4th so a close game was expected.

Took Control

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Entries Surge for Fete & Produce Show

Poster for Village Fete & Produce Show

Poster for Village Fete & Produce ShowNot too late for entries to Produce Show

The Fete & Produce Show will be held in the Orpen Hall & Lorkin Daniell Field from 12-4pm on Sat Sept 9th.

Produce Show in Orpen Hall

Over 350 entries have already been received; it’s not too late for late entries but 1st September is the last day; entry forms available at the Allotment Stall.

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BHYFC Results 26th March

BHYFC - Bergholt Heath

BHYFC - Bergholt HeathBergholt Heath YFC – Results 26th March

The three matches on 26th March produced 2 draws and a win.  U8 & U10 teams still have games but the season is over for the U12s finishing in 4th place in the league.

Next Season

As we reach the twilight of the 16/17 matches we are starting to prepare for next season.  Thanks to the development squad we have around a dozen children wishing to play in the under 7s section.  We hope to enter two teams but Continue reading “BHYFC Results 26th March”