NEW BOOK: Great War Barcombe, a book by local historian Ian Hilder is now published and will be available to purchase for £15 from Barcombe Stores and on-line from:

Ian introduces the reader to the inhabitants of a Sussex village during the Great War in a well illustrated and lively account. Using articles from the Sussex Express of the time and contemporary images, postcards and documents, we follow village life from eager volunteers of 1914 and news from the front to fund raising on a local stage.

BARCOMBE CINEMA: Saturday December 22 at 3pm, Paddington 2. £3 tickets from Barcombe Stores or on the door. Starring Hugh Bonneville. Refreshments available.

CAROLS: Sunday at 5pm in St Mary’s, Carol’s by Candlelight followed by mulled wine and mince pies. Friday December 21 at 6.30pm, Carol’s Singalong in the Royal Oak.