Down Your Way: Town Centre - April 4

TODAY (Wednesday) St Wilfrid’s Hospice Shop in Terminus Road has a -Home Knitted Items, Baby Clothes & Clothing event.

ON Saturday, April 7, Graham Thompson leads a five-mile leisurely ramble - meet at the Avenue, 9.30am to arrange transport to the start at Broad Oak. The ramble includes some stiles and undulation, with a coffee stop at Petals. Alternatively Pete and Naomi will lead a seven-and-a-half mile brisk pace ramble from Horam Village. Meet 9am at the Avenue.s

A GOSPEL Choir will sing in the Terminus Road Precinct on Good Friday at 10.30am, opposite WH Smith, while at 11am the Easter Players, comprising various churches in the town, present a costume drama relating to the Easter Story.

ON Saturday, April 7, 10am-noon, a Coffee Morning is being held in the Underground Theatre, Grove Road, with background music from John Ball on the Guitar.

ON Sunday one of folk music’s great innovators, Martin Carthy, Guitar, plays in the theatre at 7.30pm, accompanied by special guest, Lucy Ward. Tickets £17.50 available on 841414.

ON Mondays members of the Comlementary Therapists Association hold mini treatments in the WRVS Centre, 24 Hyde Road. For details or to book call the Centre Manager, Ann Caira, 720876

ON Saturday, April 7, there is a Coffee Morning at the Salvation Army, Langney Road 10am-11.30am.

ON Easter Sunday the Salvation Army will, after their indoor service, hold an open air one at noonb at the Pier Gates. Afterwards they will march back to the Citadel. All welcome to join this short service of Easter Celebration. The evening service is at 6pm.

DURING the Easter School holidays, the Towner Gallery has a Free Family Drop-in with art materials and family packs available in the Art box activity room, 10am-5pm. Call 434670.

STARTING today (Wednesday, 11.30am-12.30pm) in the WRVS Centre, gentle exercise and relaxation classes - all in a chair or standing upright. All ages welcome, £4 a session, first one free.

THE Rotary Club of Eastbourne has an Evening of Jazz today (Wednesday) at Eastbourne College, Old Wish Road.Tickets £12.50 from Tourist Board or Geoffrey Williams on 722439 - proceeds to Local Charities.

EASTBOURNE Gallery of Contempary Art situated Linchpin Gallery, Studio 3, 67a Willowfield Road has an exibition of works April 5-28, Wednesday-Saturday 11am-4.30pm.

ON Saturday mornings, for children aged 4-5, Soccer for Tots in the Sports Hall, University of Brighton, Denton Road, with Qualified Staff CRB checked. For ages 5 -13 there is a football coaching. Tel 730467.

EASTBOURNE Seniors Club in Cornfield Road has Computer Classes on Wednesday and Friday mornings. Although they have regular volunteers for teaching, they welcome more. Call 728157.

PETER BARKER

Tel: 01323 737853