Hellingly & Horsebridge

HELLINGLY CHURCH: 8am Holy Communion Hellingly, 10.45am Holy Communion. All welcome. Every Thursday 9.30am BCP Holy Communion at Hellingly.

BARN DANCE: Blackstock Farm, Grove Hill, says Grab your partner by the hand Yeeee Haw. A night of barn dancing and western fun. Don’t worry if you have never done it before as the caller, from a popular local Ceilidh Band, will guide you through the steps and get everyone of all abilities up and dancing. So get your friends, family and partners together to experience something new and exciting. Back by popular demand due to the sell-out and success of our last barn dance. Just £6.95 per person. Gourmet burger and Tex-Mex menu will also be available on the night. Admission by advanced online ticket purchase only at www.blackstockfarm.co.uk

AUCTION: Rosan Reeves has a general auction tomorrow, Saturday, at Grove Hill. Viewing is from 10am to 2pm today, Friday, and prior to the auction from 8am to 10am tomorrow, Saturday. The sale starts at 10am. Auction catalogues are available to download at www.rosanreevesauctions.co.uk. There is liquidated and bankrupt stock, motor vehicles, general household items, antiques, modern and antique furniture, office furniture and collectors items.

DICKER SUNDAY SERVICES: 9.15am Holy Communion Upper Dicker. Upper Dicker Harvest Supper and games evening is tomorrow, Saturday, at 7pm Dicker Village Hall. Tickets available from Herbie on 01323 844522 or Liz 01323 841541. Adults £7.50, children £3.50 includes supper with tea or coffee. Bring your own other drinks.

COFFEE MORNINGS: There are weekly coffee mornings with a book exchange at Dicker Hall 10.40am to noon every Thursday. Book Exchange or purchase 20p.

MICHELHAM PRIORY EVENTS: For more information visit www.sussespast.co.uk but in summary coming up soon is a Halloween event on Saturday and Sunday October 30 and 31. Traditional entertainment with Punch and Judy, drama sessions, crafts and Halloween fun. And a Ghost Walk on October 31.

COMMUNITY SOLAR: Cuckmere Community Solar invites you to a community information drop-in event to find out about plans to build the first community owned solar farm in Sussex. This is at Dicker Village Hall, Coldharbour Road on Friday October 9 from 4pm to 8pm and Saturday October 10 from 9am to 12pm. Go along and meet the Cuckmere Community Solar Company and find out about this exciting project which, if approved, will be discretely located adjacent to the existing Berwick Solar Farm at Wick Street. The planning application should be live on the Wealden District Council web site by the time you read this. Full details at the event. There are many opportunities to be involved from helping to build bug hotels, choosing wild meadow grass, planting trees, becoming a shareholder and developing the criteria for the community fund. Community benefit is at the heart of this initiative, so as many people are needed to be involved as possible. For more information or to be in touch, visit our website www.cuckmerecommunitysolar.com.

ANTIDOTE SOCIETY: For information on activities and groups attached to the AS find the antidotesociety on Facebook.

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