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...


History of the Socks -a musical, or not
More info
Scream Dragon Friday
More info
Concert: The night before All Hallows' Eve More info
October OAKS with  "Scary" Mondbarden!
More info
Haunted Burrow Walk with Nannie
More info


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

 19:30 Scream Dragon Friday Hobbiton-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.
Except from October  25  until November 1 subtract 4!
  • Scream Dragon Friday By Pycella Woodberry  The days are getting darker and scarier. Every creak in your burrow makes you spill your tea, the wind howls like Maggot’s dogs, and the freshly ...
    Posted Oct 22, 2020, 8:22 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Help us ta scare her off!! By Acorne Oakley  Hiya! What a magnificent beginnin "the Story of Gondolin" was fer this season of the OAKS!!  ...and just in case ya wants ta re-live it ...
    Posted Oct 20, 2020, 6:21 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • The Haunted Burrow Walk By Nannie   All but one harvest is left ter bring in, and the nights are growing long, which means... Soon the barred door under the Hill will open letting out ...
    Posted Oct 10, 2020, 12:42 PM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • The Night before All Hallow's Eve, a concert. By  Peppy Bristlebrush  We've recieved a message from Master Aifel of the band "the White Flames" announcing their spooky concert on Friday October 30th.  Now, we did warn the ...
    Posted Oct 9, 2020, 9:40 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Thirteen years and counting! By Lina Willowwood  The hobbits of The Grand Order of the Lost Mathom have great delight in inviting our friends and acquaintances to a party of special magnificence on occasion ...
    Posted Oct 4, 2020, 9:01 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • History of the Socks - A Musical By Timblewoot Taigeis Every year, a crazy group of Hobbits called The Socks have a party. This year it will be a historical party. And a musical party. Both at ...
    Posted Oct 5, 2020, 2:47 PM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Autumn Warmth Feast By Saelo Honeythumb  Autumn is at the door and it means many things. And of those things is me birthday, but it is not enough to prepare a feast alone ...
    Posted Sep 21, 2020, 2:38 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Pierate Day Celebration By Lina Willowwood  Yer sons of biscuit eaters! Date: Saturday September 19 Time: 7:30PM ((UK time / 2:30PM servertime)) Location: The Golden Perch inn in Stock, and also near ...
    Posted Sep 8, 2020, 4:20 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Chicken herding! By Lina Willowwood  Are you cluck enough? Date: Sunday September 13 Time: 7:30PM ((UK, 2:30PM servertime)) Location: Sandson’s Farm, the Shire. Then somewhere! Years ago, the chickens ...
    Posted Sep 8, 2020, 4:11 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • September be burstin forth wit a musical OAKS By Acorne Oakley   Hiya Everybodee! Yup the OAKS are back!! Actually the Shire homesteads be filled wit them ol' tall oak trees all year long   but now the musical OAKS ...
    Posted Sep 7, 2020, 2:01 PM 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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  • Poem - My Red-spotted Trout By Davlo Diggle   On a sunny late spring afternoon I sat fishing at my favourite place When along came a hobbit lass With a pole and a pretty face   “What ...
    Posted Aug 11, 2020, 1:53 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • 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
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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.