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COFFEE MORNINGS: Every Thursday morning from 10.40am to noon in Upper Dicker Village Hall, a coffee morning and book exchange takes place.

YOGA CLASSES: The Yoga class is held every Monday in Arlington Village Hall from 3pm to 4.15pm. It is open to all levels as the yoga taught here can be adapted to suit most individual needs and abilities. To book email

CHRISTMAS MARKET: On Tuesday, in Arlington Village Hall between 10am and 11.30am, there will be a Christmas market. There will be a variety of stalls including home baking, traditional fresh bread and refreshments.

ARLINGTON PARISH COUNCIL: The Arlington Parish Council meeting will be held as a planning meeting on December 15 at 7.30pm in Upper Dicker Village Hall. Parishioners are advised to check the parish website nearer that date for the agenda

CHRISTMAS FAYRE: On December 10 in Arlington Village Hall from 2pm to 6pm, a Christmas Fayre will be held. There will 13 stalls selling all kinds of quality Christmas gifts, cakes and goodies. In addition the Seaford Silver Band will be playing Christmas songs and carols. There will be home-made refreshments from Philippa of the Bluebell Farm Shop, mulled wine, and an ale bar run by Long Man Brewery as well as teas and coffees. There will be something for the children too: a games stall and Lucky Dip. The tree will be lit at around 5pm, accompanied with the Silver Band and carol singers of course.

And that’s not all. There are some excellent prizes in our Christmas Draw this year including a Bluebell Farm Shop turkey, a Christmas Hamper, and a magnum of champagne, plus lots more exciting prizes. It is hoped that Arlington Christmas will become an annual event, so do please come along to support it if you can. There will be plenty to buy, eat and win. If you would like to offer some help, please phone Lindy or Tony 01323 488216. All proceeds will be going to the ancient church of St Pancras, Arlington, to help with various much-needed maintenance projects.

CHRISTMAS IN UPPER DICKER: The following events in Upper Dicker are scheduled during December. On Monday, December 12, at 6pm there will be Carols on the Green followed by Santa and mulled wine at The Village Shop, Upper Dicker. On Thursday, December 15, there will be a Christmas Coffee Morning starting at 10.30am in Upper Dicker Village Hall. On Sunday, December 18, Christmas lunch will be served at 12.30pm in Upper Dicker Village Hall. Minimum donations are £3 under 16’s, £5 adults. Please ring Marian on 01323 441458 to book.

BERWICK PARISH COUNCIL: The next scheduled meeting of Berwick Parish Council is on January 26. The meeting will be held in Berwick Village Hall.

DICKER RESIDENTS ASSOCIATION: The Dicker Residents’ Association will be holding a meeting on the evening of Thursday January 26 at Dicker Village Hall.

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