A New concept for the Editorials Issue 10 1426 S.R.

Dear Readers,

Some of you (may) have noticed, that I haven't written an Editorial for many months. Last one dated from Yule! I waited to see if readers would notice and report such an omission to me. Only one reader did, so I assume now that you do not care for a monthly word from your editor? If you do, please let me know now!

As you all know, the Gazette started it's life giving local news to the inhabitants of Bramblebury. Later we opted to cover the entire Shire. Articles that gave news about events outside of the Shire were politely refused. The reason is that Hobbits tend not to be adventurous and tend not to leave our lovely Shire to visit such events. But sometimes there lands a note on my desk of an event that takes place out of bounds, but is nevertheless related to Hobbits somehow and can be of interest. Maybe it is an event organised by Hobbits or concerning Hobbits. We have decided to ...


19:30October OAKS with Polnolunie
More info
The Hobbitry Harvest Picnic Show! 
More info
Haunted Burrow Walk
More info
Grand Order Anniversary
More info later
"The Hobbit", a metal opera. Part 1
More info later
"The Hobbit", a metal opera. Part 2
More info later


 19:30 Hobbit Market
Michel Delving, Crafter's Square
October  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, Green Dragon Inn
Wednesday      27
 19:30 Night of the MusesMichel Delving, Eldar Monument

 19:30 Green Dragon Friday
Hobbiton, 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 Full Moon ROCKS in the October OAKS By Acorne Oakley  Hiya! The new season of the Oldfurlong Amazin Koncert Series began on saturday September 18  ...when the soft music of the songbirds and the gentle rhythm of ...
    Posted Oct 16, 2021, 1:42 PM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Haunted Burrow Walk By Nannie  There's a burrow upon the hilltop  We will not go inside  For that is where the witch does live,  Where ghosts and goblins hide. The leaves have ...
    Posted Oct 13, 2021, 7:06 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • The Badgers visit the Blue Theatre By Lina Willowwood  Far far away  Them Rolling Kegs have invited us Brandy Badgers to play music in a faraway city! We hope them have solid hobbit food down there ...
    Posted Oct 4, 2021, 9:25 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • A Wet Riddle Fun Run By Pycella Woodberry  It’s been a few years since our last riddle fun run. Last time, the riddles involved visiting various inns in the Shire. This time we are ...
    Posted Sep 12, 2021, 6:24 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • The Hobbitry Harvest Picnic Show! By Aodhfin Greenfield The Hobbitry-In-Arms presents: The Hobbitry Harvest Picnic Show! Join us on Sunday the 24th of October 2021 on a Scary, Gossipy, Picnic adventure! The Event ...
    Posted Sep 14, 2021, 8:04 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • No Hobbit Market this Monday, September 6 By Peppy Bristlebrush  Dear readers, This is to inform you that the Hobbit Market on Monday September 6th has been cancelled. The reason is that the Brandy Badgers have been ...
    Posted Sep 6, 2021, 7:13 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • More mathoms than yer can fathom! By Lina Willowwood  Good friends, tea, pie and dusty old objects. That’s all yer need fer a relaxing, lovely Sunday afternoon. Welcome to a new mathom tea in Songburrow ...
    Posted Sep 2, 2021, 6:27 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Let's dance under the OAKS around Midnight By Acorne Oakley  Hiya! Hope everyone is enjoyin a sweet musical summer! I decided this summer I wood rest up fer a while  ..well I did think about it .. but ...
    Posted Sep 2, 2021, 10:36 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Bards Day Celebration at the Ivy Bush By Lina Willowwood  Come raise yer glass again! Date: Thursday September 2 Time: 7:30PM ((UK, 2:30PM servertime)) Location: Ivy Bush inn, Hobbiton, The Shire. Welcome to the annual ...
    Posted Aug 14, 2021, 5:30 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • Major Mischief by Mayor causes Mayhem in Bywater By Lina Willowwood  Major mayor mischief!  If all goes to plan, the Farmers Faire starts Tuesday August 10. For more than three weeks, Bywater will be a festering pool of ...
    Posted Aug 6, 2021, 9:19 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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  • Poem - The Hero of Greenfields By Grufforic Furrow  Sometime ago, in fields of green, I made my mark on history, a feat not yet seen. Green-skinned villains, evil pure, They charge at our home ...
    Posted Mar 18, 2021, 7:03 AM by Peppy Bristlebrush
  • 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
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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.