Heathfield, Punnetts Town, Broad Oak & Cross In Hand

CROSS IN HAND BOWLS CLUB: We open our green for the new season on Saturday April 23 from 11am. If you haven’t bowled before please come along to the green and have a go.

Soft shoes is all you require. If you are an old bowler wishing to resume bowling again a warm welcome awaits you all. Come along and meet the members. We have two coaches to show the ropes or the bowls. Further information please telephone Mary 01435 868838 or Rod 01435 867048.

HEFFLE CUCKOO FAIR: Tomorrow, Saturday, 11am to 5pm Park and Ride from Market Car Park from 10am. Entrance free. Every penny raised on the day will go to Demelza Hospice Care for Children. Dame Heffle and her procession will leave the Heathfield Community College at 11am and come to Cade St to re-enact the ancient legend and release the cuckoo to welcome spring to Heathfield. Many attractions, stalls, entertainment, food all day. Come and enjoy a great community day and support an excellent charity. Watch out for the scarecrows advertising the event. For further details please phone 01435 882723 or 01435 830504.

AGM: FASCOH’s AGM is today, Friday, at The Space, All Saint’s Church, Old Heathfield. 7.15pm for pre-supper drinks, fish and chip supper at 7.45pm. To book your supper (£5) call Colin Saunders on 01435 864194.

SUMMER FESTIVAL: Saturday June 11, Broad Oak and Heathfield 2016 Summer Festival and Queen’s Birthday Celebrations at Broad Oak Village Hall and St George’s Church.

QUIZ NIGHT: Our ever-popular Quiz will be held today, Friday, at Punnetts Town Village Hall, starting at 7.30pm. The entry fee is £8 per person, to include supper of fish and chips, chicken and chips or sausage and chips, plus a further option for vegetarians. Places should have been booked by April 12. Proceeds from the quiz will go towards village hall funds. The hall is at the western end of Battle Road, and there is plenty of car parking.

ALL SAINTS CHURCH: Old Heathfield. Sunday, 8am Holy Communion (BCP), 11am Holy Communion with prayers for healing. All welcome for coffee after this service. St George’s Broad Oak, 9.30am Third Dimension (Stewardship of the Environment). Web site allsaintsoldheathfield.org

ST RICHARD’S CHURCH: Tomorrow, Saturday, 9am Parish Prayers in church. Sunday, 9.45am Parish Eucharist with activities for children. Our service will be led by Revd Jane Sherwin. Tuesday, 1.30pm St Richard’s Art and Craft group in the church hall. Wednesday, 10am Holy Communion.

Don’t miss out on all the latest breaking news where you live.

Here are four ways you can be sure you’ll be amongst the first to know what’s going on.

1) Make our website your homepage at www.sussexexpress.co.uk/

2) Like our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/pages/Sussex-Express/

3) Follow us on Twitter @sussex_express

4) Register with us by clicking on ‘sign in’ (top right corner). You can then receive our daily newsletter AND add your point of view to stories that you read here.

And do share with your family and friends - so they don’t miss out!

The Sussex Express - always the first with your local news.

Be part of it.