CALLIGRAPHY lessons (the art of beautiful writing), take place for 10 weeks at The Community Wise Centre, Ocklynge Road, starting on Wednesday, September 26, from 9.30am-12.30pm. Beginners welcome. For more information call Bridget on 01323 894640 or email

THE SEPTEMBER meeting of the Sussex Wildlife Trust, Eastbourne Group, will be held as usual at the Victoria Baptist Church, Eldon Road, BN21 1UE on Thursday, September 20, commencing at 7.30pm, at which there will be an illustrated talk on ‘Badgers’ by wildlife photographer David Plummer.

David has, over the years, acquired a considerable knowledge and insight of these appealing animals and he will tell us all about them with many pictures.

The admission charge is £2 for SWT members and £3 for non-members - tea/coffee and biscuits will be served during the interval for which a there is charge of 50p.

There is a large car park at the church and it should be noted that for security reasons the entrance door to the church will be locked shortly after the start time so please make sure you arrive in good time.

Visitors are very welcome - anyone who would like further information should contact the secretary, John East, on 01323 506540 or 07704 839573 or by e-mail