A new year is about to begin - Gazette Issue 1 - 1426 S.R.

First of all, I am hoping that you are having a

Merry Yuletide!!!

It's a time of year with many events and parties. How can Hobbits not like that!

It is also a time to think about and preparing for the New Year. Do you formulate your 'good intentions' or do you just wing it and see how it al ends? It does not harm to think about it a bit.
With the arrival of the New Year, Spring is just around the corner and our farmers will be busy again preparing their fields for the sowing of a new harvest later in the year. Nannie will be thinking again about helping us find a new Shire Queen and, hopefuly for this year, a Shire King.

In my opinion Queen Granmama does an excellent job without a king by her side, but tradition dictates we should have a king too! It is not for the lack of fine lads, that we don't have one.
Also, next to a search for a Shire May Queen and King, ...


January OAKS with Mardi Gras Party Band
More info
19:30Songburrow End of Yule Party
More info
February OAKS
More info soon
 Romance/Masked Ball
More info soon
Bree concert by the Purple Pipeweed Parlor Band
More info


 19:30Night of the Muses
Michel Delving, Eldar Monument
January  19:30 Green Dragon Friday
Bywater, Green Dragon Inn
 19:30 Hobbit Market
Michel Delving, Crafter's Square
 19:30 Hobbit Market
Michel Delving, Crafter's Square
January 19:30Night of the Muses
Michel Delving, Eldar monument
January  19:30 Green Dragon Friday Bywater, Green Dragon Inn

For more events and information make sure to check the Hobbitcalendar!
All the above times are UK time. To get Servertime subtract 5

  • New Concert Series from the Purple Folke By: Agago Longleaf We Purple Folke like ta celebrate the seasons! Ever season has it's own beauty. So dress up warm and come and join us as we celebrate ...
    Posted Jan 17, 2020, 9:46 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Green Dragon Rug miraculously cleaned! By Rubellita Brandybuck  Some of you regular visitors have noticed it already: Someone has cleaned the rug at the Green Dragon, the one that was notorious for it's stickiness ...
    Posted Jan 11, 2020, 9:05 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Songburrow End of Yule Party By Lina Willowwood   All good things must come to an end, including the yuletide. But let’s send off them grand days in a festive manner! Date: Sunday January 12 ...
    Posted Jan 5, 2020, 1:03 PM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Start the New Year wit an All Requests OAKS Party by MGP ! By Acorne Oakley   Hiya! Happy New Year!!!!!! Yuletide be almost over...and it was a great one! Back in December rite afore it all started...was the December OAKS wit ...
    Posted Jan 5, 2020, 6:32 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Green Dragon Friday new year’s party By Lina Willowwood  It is Green Dragon Friday! But in Brockenborings! And with a new years theme! Yay! Date: Friday January 3 Time: 7:30PM ((UK, 2:30PM servertime)) Location ...
    Posted Dec 27, 2019, 5:01 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Grand New Years Snowball Fight By Lina Willowwood  A new year awaits! Full of promise, opportunity and pies! No better way ter celebrate than ter pelt yer best hobbit friends with snowballs!  Date: January 1st ...
    Posted Dec 27, 2019, 4:54 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Winterhome Wassailing By Lina Willowwood  For the seventh year, The Brandy Badgers go wassailing in Winterhome! And joy come to our jolly wassail!  Date: Sunday December 29th Time: 7:30PM ((UK, 2 ...
    Posted Dec 14, 2019, 4:56 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Green Dragon Yule Party By Lina Willowwood  A last visit to the inn before them yule days? Here’s yer chance, hobbits! Come celebrate yule with us at the Green Dragon!  Date: Friday December ...
    Posted Dec 14, 2019, 4:50 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Songburrow Yule tree raising By Lina Willowwood   Serve up the mulled wine!  Raise the yule tree!  Let us celebrate the start of yule together!  Date: Sunday December 22  Time: 7:30PM ((UK, 2:30PM ...
    Posted Dec 14, 2019, 4:42 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Hobbit Yule Drawing 2019 Part 2 By Lina Willowwood  Yule is getting nearer, and what better thing to do than to make a large drawing to greet yer friends a very merry yuletide? Not much! So ...
    Posted Dec 2, 2019, 8:51 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
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  • Swans – Food or Menace? By Toadflax Nosely  While it still remains to be seen whether the recent increase in the number of swans frequenting the villages of the Shire is the result of fowl ...
    Posted Nov 12, 2014, 4:04 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • On the various types of flour, their properties, and their many uses By Rosafina Diggle  When you reach intro your pantry for the flour, you will most likely be reaching for barley flour, the most common grain grown and milled in the ...
    Posted Apr 10, 2014, 1:17 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Pondering Potatoes By Rosafina Diggle  Gentle readers, while I am not an expert on the subject of *growing* taters, I am here now to share some of my techniques on *cooking* taters ...
    Posted Dec 12, 2013, 8:28 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Rosafina's Pie-Crust Secrets By Rosafina Diggle    Now, anybody with a bit of hobbit-sense can follow a recipe, and we've all got plenty of that, or at least I should hope so ...
    Posted Dec 4, 2013, 8:30 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Banana strawberry pie This extraordinary banana-strawberry laden pie will make you want to have seconds after elevenses. A special ingredient is the "banana"... a yellow berry from a tree-like herb that ...
    Posted Sep 15, 2012, 8:20 AM by Byronbrand Stepwise
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  • Story - The Last Day in the Life of Horace Bunce By Acorne Oakley  T'day I'm gonna tell all of you what might just be.... The Last Day in the Life of Horace Bunce An arrow wisked past his ...
    Posted Sep 26, 2019, 8:18 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Story - Another day in the life of Horace Bunce By Acorne Oakley   Tonight  I have another tale of the cousin of Second Shirriff Bodo Bunce.. y'all remember Horace Bunce, dont you? This tale be about...... another day in ...
    Posted Sep 26, 2019, 8:17 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Story - A day in the life of Horace Bunce By Acorne Oakley               Hiya! I've come back with some news All of you folks probably know Bodo Bunce.. He be the Second Shirriff here in Michel Delving Ya know ...
    Posted Sep 26, 2019, 2:50 PM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Song - Jewel Lake By Pete Proudfoot (aka Onionfarmer Pete)  A pond fed by a linn, west of Old Sandson’s farm, where a small stream runs north to the Bogs, growing on the ...
    Posted Oct 30, 2018, 8:27 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Poem Harnkegger Games 2018: Of love and trickery By Lina Willowwood  Of love and trickery  Lotho was a feeble lad, his arms as thin as splinters  Not exactly handsome, with a laugh that made yer wince  Everybody knew ...
    Posted Oct 14, 2018, 8:51 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Poem Harnkegger Games 2018: Hama stood By Braag, Son of Balin   Hama Stood  In darkest days, The Rohirrim were mired       With Grima, Isengard conspired   A glamour cast on Thengel-Son    Had led the Mark to brink ...
    Posted Oct 2, 2018, 12:06 PM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Poem Harnkegger Games 2018: A Pipeweed Poem By Agago Longleaf  A Pipeweed Poem  Tall and stately green  Best sight I ever seen  Swaying in the breeze  Pretty as you please  Rooted firmly in the groundPlanted neatly ...
    Posted Nov 1, 2018, 4:46 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • From Bywater to Bag End, A Journey By Brambleblurr   " Happy anniversary ladies and gentle-hobbits !   Before i introduce myself, i'd like to thank amid everyone present, most esteemed Lina for her genuine hard effort, dedication and ...
    Posted May 4, 2018, 4:44 PM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Poem - A hole in one By Ponso Pondhopper   A hole in one   We are but plain and simple folk,   And ‘Hobbits’ be our name;   We have a most congenial look,   And shun heroics and fame ...
    Posted Mar 20, 2018, 11:30 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Poem - The Took Who Married a Fairy By Pycella Woodberry  Roses are red, violets are blue,   And this is a story that might not be true   It’s about a Took who, once in his life,   Loved ...
    Posted Feb 19, 2018, 8:30 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
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A thriving community of friendly hobbits, bustling with activity. Home and namesake of the Bramblebury Gazette and the Museum of Hunting and Fishing.

The quiet village of Elderglen is situated in a peacefull mountain valley in the Southfarthing. Home of the Elderglen Games.

Situated perfectly amongst the hills and vales of the River Har & Har Lake is the small, Southfarthing village of Harville.

Nestled among mature apple trees, cedars and ancient Shire oaks, the tiny village of Oldfurlong is located in the Southfarthing.
Home of the OAKS (Oldfurlong Amazing Koncert Series)

#Home, home, sweet home, sweet home
There’s no place like home, oh there’s no place like home#
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