Heathfield, Punnetts Town, Broad Oak & Cross In Hand

Heathfield, Punnetts Town, Broad Oak & Cross in Hand news
Heathfield, Punnetts Town, Broad Oak & Cross in Hand news

CROSS IN HAND VILLAGE DAY: Saturday, August 5, Hardy Roberts Ground (Heathfield RC) 1pm to 5pm. Plans are well underway for this year’s annual Cross in Hand Village Day and we hope you can join us. We have many new attractions this year together with some of our favourites. The Village Bake Off returns, this year prizes will be awarded for the Best Signature Bake and the best cupcake baked and/or decorated by juniors. The Fun Dog Show returns with nine new classes, bring your four legged friends along on the day and have some fun. Judging will commence at approximately 1.15pm. A new attraction this year is the Flower and Craft Show, please email crossinhandfun makers@yahoo.co.uk for more details on classes etc. For your entertainment, we have the children of Cross in Hand School Choir; performances by AB Stage School, Diamond Dance and Warbleton Brass Band. By popular demand, Mr Bumble will also be returning. There will also be demonstrations from local craftsmen. Whilst the children are busy you can head over to Hurstwood Cider’s tent for cider tasting or you may prefer to join Hidden Spring Vineyard for some wine tasting. Heathfield Rugby Club will also be opening the bar for us. We have a variety of side stalls, photo booth, pony rides, archery, 45ft assault course, raffle, tea garden, candy floss and and lots, lots more. Something for everyone.

BON VOYAGE: On Tuesday evening, July 11 an audience of over 90 people were able to wish Bon Voyage to the Ensemble of 30 students and teachers from Heathfield Community College as they set out for their seven day tour to Salzburg on Friday July 14. The concert provided an entertaining and varied programme by the music group in accompaniment of the choir, all illustrating the many talented student musicians attending the college.

ALL SAINTS CHURCH: Old Heathfield. Sunday, 8am Holy Communion, 11am Family Service.
All welcome for coffee after this service. St George’s Broad Oak, 9.30am Family Service with Holy Communion. www.allsaintsoldheathfield.org
ST RICHARD’S CHURCH: Sunday, 9.30am Parish Eucharist led by Revd Geoffrey Smith. Tuesday, 1.30pm St Richard’s Art and Craft Group in the church hall. Wednesday, 10am Holy Communion, Revd Lucy Murdoch. August 12, St Richard’s Art and Craft Group exhibition in the Church 10am to 4pm. Tea and coffee available, cream teas in the afternoon.

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