Warbleton & Rushlake Green

CHURCH SERVICES: Warbleton Parish Church: 11am Morning Worship with Holy Communion. It rained for our BBQ last week, but we were able to carry on regardless, thanks to the barn at Wayside. There was a good spread of eatables which was thoroughly enjoyed, as was the company. Our thanks to our chefs and to Vivian and Helen for their hospitality. St John’s Bodle Street: 9.30am Family service for Sea Sunday. St Giles, Dallington: 6.30pm Evensong. Heathfield Chapel: 11am. The preacher at the 11am and 6.30pm services will be Rev Bob Cotton, the regional secretary of the Evangelical Fellowship of Congregational Churches, to which the chapel is affiliated.

HISTORY GROUP: The speaker at the meeting on Monday at 7.30pm for 8pm in the Dunn Village Hall will be Nigel Grace. He will be talking about The Mystery of the Bosnian Pyramids. Coffee is served before the meeting and the bookstall will be open.

PARISH COUNCIL: The council meets at 7pm at the Bodle Street Village Hall on Thursday evening. Members of the public are welcome to attend and parishioners can raise matters fairly early in the meeting.

FLOWER SHOW: It is just two weeks to go to the big day now, so if you haven’t already got a schedule then please pick one up from The Stores or the Horse and Groom. This gives details of the classes you can enter, 125 in all. There are various sections, vegetables and fruit, floral art, juniors including cookery, handicrafts, eggs, cookery and preserves, flowers and plants and poultry.

Entries including fees should be taken to The Stores by 5pm on Wednesday July 22. No entries can be accepted after that time. Please read the rules carefully, otherwise you may lose points or your entry may be ineligible. A reminder to last year’s trophy winners that these should be returned in a clean polished condition to Helen (01435 830838) or to The Stores by tomorrow, Saturday.

Tickets for the evening entertainment by Crystal Clear, a local voice harmony duo Nick and Emma, are available from The Stores, the Horse and Groom or Gill on 01435 868246. The tickets are £8 for adults and £4for under 16s. Please bring your own picnic, drink and glasses. Tables and chairs are provided. More details about the show itself next week.

AUDITIONS: The village Players will be putting on a production of Cinderella the Pantomime from February 3 to 6, 2016. Auditions are being held next Sunday July 19 from 2pm to 5pm and Monday July 20 from 8pm to 10pm both in the Dunn Village Hall. So whether you fancy being Cinders, a Dame, Baron Hardup or in the chorus, then please come along and audition. Perhaps you want to be backstage or front of house, this would be a good opportunity to sign up, or to find out more.

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