Upper Hopton Community Association (UHCA), Registered Charity No 512417, was formed in 1980 and has over the years raised money to extend and modernise the Croft House Rooms as we see them today.
Croft House itself dates from around 1700. It was bequeathed, with the adjoining cottage, to the people of the village by Mr Charles Earnest Sutcliffe in 1948.
The Upper Hopton Community Association meets on the first Tuesday of each month except August at 7.30 pm in Croft House and all residents of the village are welcome.
New mobile Post Office service for Upper Hopton!
The Post office van will visit Croft House every Wednesday between 12.00 and 1.00pm. All the normal post office services will be available. See:
200 CLUB DRAW
The 200 Club Draw for June 2021:
1st Prize £50, No.128; 2nd Prize £25, No. 51; 3rd Prize £10. No. 24.
If you would like to support our village hall, we have several more membership places available for the 200 Club.
Annual subscriptions are £15.
We have 11 monthly draws with prizes of £50, £25 & £10
and one annual draw with prizes of £250, £100 & £50
For membership please contact Roger or Chris by clicking on the 'Join Us' button.
The Upper Hopton Fete
Sorry, but due to the Covid-19 pandemic we have decided to cancel the 2021 Fete.
The decision was made, to protect all our wonderful volunteers and our visitors.
We will be back in July 2022 with a great event for everyone.
UHCA Book Group
The Book group meets every 2nd Monday in the month 4.00pm to 5.00pm at Croft House. Come along and chat about your favourite books. Please bring your own refreshments.
(All the chosen books below, are suggested by the reading group).
Jane Tolson, Liz Hewson and Andrea Leedham will be supporting the group.
In 2021 we will be reading and discussing the following books:
11 Jan 2021 - Norwegian Wood - Haruki Murakami
8 Feb 2021 - The Salt Path - Raynor Winn
8 Mar 2021 - A Man Called Ove - Frederik Backman
2 April 2021 - The Silence of the Girls - Pat Barker
10 May 2021 - I Capture the Castle - Dodie Smith
14 June 2021 - The Noble Path - Peter May
12 July 2021 - Red Notice - Bill Browder
9 Aug 2021 - In Xanadu A Quest - William Dalrimple
13 Sept 2021 - The Cellist of Sarajevo - Steven Galloway
11 Oct 2021 - The Girl from the Heritage - Molly Gartland
8 Nov 2021 - The Testaments - Margaret Atwood
13 Dec 2021 - The Olive Farm - Carol Drinkwater
Here are the Minutes of our Monthly Meetings
(To read the Minutes or Report simply click on the required date)
Subsequent Annual UHCA reports have been incorporated in the AGM minutes.