Burwash news
Burwash news

MAGIC: Bertie the Magician will be back in the Burwash Village Hall tomorrow, Saturday, by great demand. He is a very popular entertainer who is enjoyed by both children and adults. The show will start at 2.30pm when Bertie Pearce will astound you with his sleight of hand. You will have a great afternoon enjoying his expertise. Tickets are £5 for adults £3 for children available at the door. Refreshments will also be available. For more information please call Shirley Viney 01435 882497 or email Shirley@bowzell.co.uk

FETE: The annual Summer Fete and Dog Show at the Burwash Common playing fields will take place tomorrow, Saturday, afternoon from 2pm. The 1066 pipes and drums band will be there to entertain throughout the afternoon. Attractions include a miniature agricultural steam engine, fun dog show for juveniles, veterans and rescue etc. Free children’s competitions and races, assault course, bouncy castle, games, tombola, and much more. The raffle has been sponsored by Barclays and the will be a barbecue and homemade cakes for refreshments. If you can help with donations to any of the stalls or with helping to set up and take down the stalls and gazebos etc, please call Jan and John McCartney on 882117.

BATEMAN’S: Today, Friday, is heritage day at Bateman’s, the home of author Rudyard Kipling. You are invited to enjoy and explore the home and gardens from 11am to 5pm. Admission is free, and you can enjoy a lovely cup of tea with a delicious slice of cake afterwards. For more information please call 01435 882302.

CINEMA: If you still have energy to enjoy something else at the end of the day why not visit the open air cinema at Coolings Garden Centre in Knockholt in aid of Hospice in the Weald. Mamma Mia is on show tonight, Friday, with Top Gun tomorrow, Saturday, evening. The gates open at 6.30pm with the films starting at 7.30pm. Please feel free to take along picnics, seating and warm clothing. Tickets are £15 for adults and £10 for children. £5 of each sale will go to the hospice. Call 01892 820580 or online at www.hospiceintheweald.org.uk

BLG: The Burwash Ladies Group will meet at the village hall on Wednesday afternoon from 2.15pm. This lively group of ladies enjoy a wide variety of talks etc and would be pleased to welcome new members. At the end of each month they also have a group outing somewhere. If you are new to the village and would like to join them why not go along on Wednesday and see what they have planned for the rest of the year.

NSY: The Burwash Not So Young Club also meet this week. They too will be in the village hall from 2.15pm on Thursday. The members are an energetic senior members of our community who have great fun with many different monthly meetings, which happen on the third Thursday of each month. They would be delighted to see you there so why not go along and meet them all.

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