CHRISTMAS FAIR: Tomorrow, Saturday, Barcombe School Chrismas Fair from 3pm to 6pm. Turkey rolls, mulled wine, stalls and games. Tombola and Santa’s Grotto.

MONDAY GROUP: Meet on December 3 in St Francis at 2pm. Musical entertainment by children from Barcombe School. Contact Pam on 01273 400788.

FREE CAKES: In St Francis on Tuesday, 3pm to 5pm. Come along for a chat and good company.

SHORT MAT BOWLS: Away to Herstmonceux a good 2-2 draw. One triple win by one point and a doubles win by four points.

WALK: Sunday, December 9, Barcombe Walking Group meet at 2pm from East Croft, Spithurst Road for a short walk in Spithurst, followed by mulled wine and mince pies. Claire 01273 400920.

NEW CHEF: New chef at the pub, Sean Long, a caterer for over 20 years. Uses locally sourced fresh ingredients and I have had a several good comments about the food.