Down Your Way: Polegate

THE Downland Singers are meeting again every Thursday, from 7.30pm at Trinity Church Hall, Coppice Avenue. The friendly group of enthusiastic singers is always pleased to welcome new voices and would particularly like additional male members for the bass section. The ability to read music is not essentials as training will be given. If you enjoy music and would like to take up an addictive and therapeutic hobby, then come along and join us. Further info from Jennie on 484189.

TRINITY Diners Lunch Club is going from strength to strength at Trinity Church, Coppice Avenue. Would you be able to make a difference and help the valuable community outreach continue to develop? Volunteers are needed to join the friendly and hardworking team to prepare, serve and clear away at each meal. Training will be given. The lunch club is held on the third Friday of each month and volunteers are able to work shifts according to their availability. Find out more from Jennie on 484189.

ROYAL British Legion at Polegate would like more volunteers to help with the Poppy Appeal. Contact Keith Hanks on 486364 if you can help or visit the clubhouse in Victoria Road, Polegate.

POLEGATE Rambling Club - more details from rambles secretary or email

Walks on October 4, leisurely, Polegate Plod, two-three miles flat and easy with coffee at end, no stiles meet at Polegate re cast 10am with Yvonne. Or there is a Cuckoo Trail and paths around Hellingly, approx five miles, flat, three stiles, and nettles could be a problem with Barry.

THE Water of Life is a harvest event taking place on Saturday, September 29, from 10am in Trinity Church, Coppice Avenue, Lower Wilingdon. The church will be open where you are invited to come along and enjoy the displays and refreshments. Everyone is welcome at the service on Sunday, September 30, 10.30am when there will be a chance to sing some favourite harvest hymns and receive food for thought.

COFFEE Morning on Saturday, September 29, held at Polegate Community Centre is hosted by Byway Cat Care, all welcome from 10am in the lounge.