Win a hobby taster at The Village, Barleylands

By Liz Wade in Events

THE Village at Barleylands has put together a ‘virtual’ hobby hamper to encourage local people to learn something new or take up a new hobby this 2017.

There is no time like the present to learn a skill and The Village at Barleylands, in Billericay, has a host of activities you can get to grips with this New Year. From ukulele lessons, art and sewing classes to glass sculpting and line dancing, there is something for everyone.

As well as being home to a range of art and craft workshops, shops and boutiques, and Tiptree Tea Rooms, The Village also holds many special events during the year, including monthly farmers markets.

To get you started, The Village at Barleylands is offering one lucky reader the chance to choose a hobby taster session from the following ’virtual’ hamper selection.

*A £50 voucher for Craft Arena where you have the choice of a range of courses including beginners Kantha Indian embroidery; goldwork for beginners and returners; get to know your sewing machine; fusing fabric; beading fabric; working with mixed media; needlefelt; silk paper; and crochet.

*A February uke course and ukulele at Rainbow Music (adults only).

*Course of four patchwork lessons at Tylers Patch.

*A weekday potters wheel class for beginners at Hazle’s Pottery Barn.

*A course of six painting lessons for a child aged 10 to 15 at Art Of Imagination.

For further information on all these courses, and so much more on offer at The Village, Barleylands, visit or call 01268 532253.

To win your choice of one course from the above just answer the following question.

Q: What is the name of the Tea Rooms at The Village, Barleylands?

A: Tilbury Tea Rooms

B: Takeley Tea Rooms

C: Tiptree Tea Rooms

To enter the competition telephone your answer - A, B or C – to 0901 307 1696 along with your name, address, telephone number and email.

Alternatively text YAVILLAGE (space) followed by A, B or C, and your name, full address and email to 63333.

Calls cost 50p per call plus your phone company’s access charge. Calls from mobiles will cost considerably more. Texts cost 50p plus your standard network rates. If you do not wish to receive details on any other products or services, please text EXIT at the end of your message.

Lines close on Thursday, February 2, 2017. Entries received after the closing date will not be counted but may still be charged.

Service Provider: JMedia UK Limited, RH16 3EG. Tel: 0207 720 7130.

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