Chief editor no longer indisposed - Issue 6&7 - 1426 S.R.

An update is long overdue, but here it goes: My hand has fully recovered now and I am back at work! I thank you all for all of your kind wishes and letters and special thanks go to our second editor Miss Tibba, who kept things running during my absence. Much appreciated, Tibba! Flowers are in the Quickpost... I hope they don't lose them.

Meanwhile Summer has peaked and our leap year day, Overlith, is also behind us now. We've had a lovely Summer picnic and a just as lovely Summer Poetry Competition. Remember, Poets, it is always great if you send in your entries so the Gazette can publish them for the benefit of all who were not able to attend.

We have arrived in the Lazy Days of Summer, which means that there will be...


Saturday  29August
19:30 The Curse of the Honeythumbs, part 1More info
Sunday 30August
The Curse of the Honeythumbs, part 2
More info
19:30Bard's Day at the Ivy Bush
More info later
Pierate Day Celebration
More info later
 Grand Masquerade Ball and more!
More info later


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

 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.
  • the Curse of the Honeythumbs By Saelo Honeythumb  It has been twenty five years that Honeythumbs lost their family heirloom and since that day a curse lies upon the family. Many perished because of the ...
    Posted by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • A Story Night in Michel Delving By Nannie   The long summer nights are almost here at last, the harvests are starting to be gathered and good folks are looking fer a chance ter get tergether. So ...
    Posted Jul 16, 2020, 4:22 PM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • A burrow warming in Songburrow! By Saelo Honeythumb Hullo there, Bramblebury Gazette Readers!  I am Saelo, Saelo Honeythumb, and I assume ye mostly know me! I am writing to ye to inform ye that  I ...
    Posted Jun 19, 2020, 7:56 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Grand Summer Picnic! By Lina Willowwood  Joy of joys, the summer is near! And summer means time for food and drink! Well, so does the rest of the year too, but there's ...
    Posted Jun 10, 2020, 4:35 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Summer Poetry competition By Jadite Bumblefoot O the summer time has come and the trees are sweetly blooming and the wild mountain thyme grows around the blooming heather. Will ye go lassie, go ...
    Posted Jun 5, 2020, 4:47 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Mystery of the Missing Rug By Pycella Woodberry Remember the news about Potty’s missing tab, and how Pycella wanted to trade the missing tab for a new rug, so that she wouldn’t have ...
    Posted Jun 5, 2020, 4:19 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • The Rootmorton Hog-Roast and Pipe-Weed Party By Cellirica Goldworthy The Concerning Pipeweed Kinship is planning an Evening Feast to celebrate their founding in Afterlithe 1417 S.R. The Afterlithe party is open to all the hobbits ...
    Posted Jun 8, 2020, 3:42 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • The Forest Comes Alive wit the Sound of Music Hiya!What a truly awesum May OAKS!Usually the OAKS concerts showcase the talent within just one band ..... but this time ...twenty-four mighty talented folks from many of the ...
    Posted May 26, 2020, 7:57 AM by Tibba Stoutfoot
  • The Badgers “By the Pool” rehearsal by Lina Willowwood Fine for fishing. Even more so for music! The Brandy Badgers are Bywater bound! Date: Monday May 25 Time: 7:30PM UK time / 2:30 PM servertime ...
    Posted May 18, 2020, 1:10 PM by Tibba Stoutfoot
  • Green Dragon Friday 12th Anniversary Party by Lina Willowwood Green Dragon Friday is 12 years old, and we shall, must and will celebrate! Welcome to the party on Friday May 22, hobbits! Date: Friday May 22 ...
    Posted May 10, 2020, 8:09 AM by Tibba Stoutfoot
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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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  • Rumor - about a Pie Pan Ademic By Acorne Oakley and Agago Longleaf   Acorne:   I don't have a story fer ya folks t'day ... but I do have a Public Health Announcement! Have any of ya ...
    Posted Apr 13, 2020, 4:59 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • 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
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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#
Songburrow is the home of the Songburrow Strollers.