25 year anniversary design
The Hare and Hounds Hash House Harriers run every week from a different pub in the Bedfordshire/North Herts area. Runs start in the autumn/winter/spring months on Sunday at 11.00am and in summer months on Monday evening at 7.30pm. New runners and drinkers are always welcome.

Contact us: email info@h5hashers.org.uk

In addition to the weekly run we have a social calendar throughout the year

Regular Items

Next run is Run 1392

Sunday 22 October - The George, Maulden MK45 2DF

If you are planning to bake a cake for this or any other run, please let our cake 'Master Baker' Frau know by text.

Dog owners please note that while H5 welcomes dogs to the Hash, owners are reminded that they are responsible for the actions of their dogs and that any third party claims arising will be directed to the individual.

Receding Hareline

parody of Lord Kitchener's recruiting poster

Hash Trash

The Words from H5

Hares email your Words to Scribe by Wednesday: wurdz@h5hashers.org.uk

Next Event

Fri-Sun 27-29 October

Halloween costumeNik-Nak and Lady P have scary plans for Halloween...

Weekend in a spooky remote farmhouse at Longnor, Derbyshire

Hot News

Another Lost Pub

Queen's Head pub, TebworthWe learn that a fine pub in the village of Tebworth, The Queen's Head, has been sold off by brewers Charles Wells. A local fundraising campaign to buy the pub was rejected by the brewery and it has been sold at auction.

We ought to arrange a farewell run from this pub before it's too late – Hares please note

Best Post-run Cake

Dorset Apple Cake

What's the runners' favourite post-run cake?

Red Velvet? Carrot? Coffee&Walnut?

Click/tap the pic to find out

Diary Dates

Saturday 11 November

AGM and Quiz Night
7pm PROMPTLY @Langford Football Club
Includes a FREE supper

Get your nominations for Mismanagement positions of Grand Master, Hash Master, Hash Mattress, and Religious Advisor to outgoing GM Pongo as soon as possible

Come and have a go at our fun quiz, set for us by last year's winners: Depth Charge, Submissive, Shagpile, Underlay and Clap Trap

Saturday 9 December

Posh Nosh

Old Warden Village HallOld Warden Village Hall

The usual mix of fine dining, music, intercourse (rotation), dancing, awards, home-grown entertainment, fun and General Mayhem

Lady P will be opening the books in November

Dates for 2018

Sunday 14 January 2018

New Year's Lunch

The Chequers @Houghton Conquest

Organisers: Blowfelt & Golden Globes

September 2018: Montenegro

Lady P is arranging a hash holiday to Montenegro from 10-17 September 2018

Nearly all spaces booked but there may a couple left if you're quick. See Lady P

In Other News

Well That's Good to Know

Sign commemorating paving of town centre

Hasher Stats

Embroidered H5 logoWant to know how many runs you've done this year? In total? How many times as a hare?

Stats updated monthly (latest: 2 Oct)

*NEW* Final Year of the Funky Gibbon stats now out. Check yours out. How did you fare? Are you glowing or merely red-faced?

Charity Donations

Thanks to our yummy cake-bakers...

... we are pleased to raise funds for various charities in which H5 members have expressed a personal interest

Postcards from the Hedge

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