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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.

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

Regular Items

Next run is Run 1260

Monday 25 May - The Old Hunters Lodge, Whipsnade LU6 2LN

See map

For the full list of runs see the Receding Hareline

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

The Words from H5

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.

Next Event

Thursday-Sunday 28-31 May

Yorkshire Dales 3-Night Away Trip


See website for details

Next New Moon run

Tuesday 16 June

Venue: Shefford
Hare: Capt. Fantaaastic

Annual Pork Pie & Pimms run

H5 on Social Media

Use hashtag #h5hashers

Hot News

Diary Dates

Saturday 27 June

Forking's 50th Birthday

Download the flyer

Friday-Sunday 3-5 July

Forking's Five-Oh Aylesbury Ring Walk

A 32-mile circumnavigation in 3 sections: a short (4.75 miles) walk on Friday evening, followed by approx 13-14 mile sections on Saturday and Sunday. Pub restaurant meals at the end of each section.
Currently in the planning stage; more details coming soon.

Annual Punting at Cambridge

Saturday 18 July

*Note revised date*

Details as per previous years; see Capt F

Halloween in the Peak District

Friday 30 October – Sunday 1 November

at YHA Hartington Hall, Buxton - see website

Including Halloween-themed party and a walk along the Monsal Trail.


In Other News

Great British Beer Festival

Tuesday-Saturday 11-15 August

Olympia, London
Day ticket £10 (CAMRA members £8)

Visit Festival website


See the Hareyness scores for 1st half of the Year of the War Horse

Top Hares to date: Fat Controller, Clap Trap & Atomic Titten. Where are you?

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.

See our charity page for more details

H5 in the Wild: 2001 and On-On

...our picture archive.

Browse Hash Flash's Postcards from the Hedge

Turkey Nash Hash 2015

2-4 October

Fethiye H3 are celebrating their 10th birthday. Early bird booking by 31 May for £60. Hotel deals available.

Details on the FH3 website flyer