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 1397

Sunday 26 November - The Axe & Compass, Heath & Reach LU7 0AA

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

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

Books are now open. See Lady P

Hot News

Happy Arrival News

Private Parts and Happy Snaps are pleased to announce the arrival of Imogen Elizabeth at 08:58 on 12 November, a sister for Sebastian.

Technical specs as we have them at present are:
a) Gross wt 6lb 15oz (3.15 kg in EU speak)
b) Mother and daughter doing well
c) Condition of father as yet unknown

AGM and Quiz Night

Our new Mismanagement for the Year of the Speckled Hen was erected at the AGM:

  • Grand Master: Ringer
  • Hash Master: Capt Fantaaastic
  • Hash Mistress: Nik-Nak
  • RAs: Blowfelt & Forking

Quiz winning teamThe winners of the 2017 Quiz were team NONAME with 66½ points. Wooden spooners PERDITA'S PUPPIES will be setting next year's quiz.

Note: there were 5 in the NONAME team. Double Entry is hiding in the middle of the picture in her customary pose

Quiz mastersHashy thanks for a fun evening to our quizmasters Submissive and Underlay, assisted in absentia by Depth Charge & Clap Trap

Diary Dates

Sunday 14 January 2018

New Year's LunchChequers pub

The Chequers @Houghton Conquest

Organisers: Blowfelt & Golden Globes

18-20 May 2018

UK Nash Bash 2018

Iped logo

Brighstone Holiday Centre, Isle of Wight

10-17 September 2018


Lady P has arranged a hash holiday to Montenegro

All spaces are now booked. Sorry if you missed out

In Other News

Beer Stop

Large pile of beer barrels

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: 7 Nov)

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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