WALKS: on Saturday 8 August linear, downhill all the way with Marjorie W. meet bus no. 13X 10.1 Terminus Road, stand J to Beachy Road, 10.45 am GR 588956 finish 12.30 approx. 1.5 miles. Or Summer Saunter with Jan S. meet Ghyll Road bus stop, Sandy Cross, Heathfield, GR 583202. Bus no. 51 8.50 am Terminus road, Stand Finish 12.30 5 miles, cars may park in Ghyll Road, return buses half hourly. Leader at start. Or Summer delight with Mike S. meet at the Plough pub car park Upper Dicker, 9.30 am GR 550098. Finish 13.00. 8.5 miles. Flat walk

COFFEE MORNING: on Saturday 8 August, held in the lounge at Polegate Community Centre is hosted by Kit

Wilson, all welcome from 10 am to 12 noon.

STUD FARM allotment an garden society: annual show takes place on Saturday 8 August at 2pm on the Lawns, Hyperion Avenue. Polegate. All welcome.

URGENT relief : cleaner needed at Poleate Community Centre, please telephone 482434 for further details. Office hours Monday to Friday 10 am to 12 noon for the morning and 2-4 pm for the afternoon. Four hours work early morning and as and when needed.

POLEGATE DRAMA group: are holding two Murder Mystery evenings, on Friday 7 August and Saturday 8 August, at Polegate Community Centre, Windsor Way, Polegate, both commencing at 7.30 pm. Tickets £8. Or £15 for both nights. Bring your own food and drink. Tea and coffee available at interval. Book your tables at Archer & Partners, 48 High Street, Polegate, telephone 483348.

POLEGATE PLODDERS: for info on this newly formed running/jogging group please contact Brian Winn on 07765216990 or email brianwinn1@btinternet.com

WALK: on Sunday 9 August Linear Buckle my foot, with Clare K, meet bus no. 12 9.07 am Terminus Road to Hill Rise, Nrehaven. Where walk starts at 9.45 am. GR 486002 dry lunch, finish 16.30 14.5 miles. Via Seaford, Litlington, Exceat, Seven Sisters and Beachy Head. Drop out points on route.

POLEGATE OAKS Miniature Railway: now open to the public on 1st and 3rd Sundays each month from 2pm to 5 pm. Held at William Daly fields, Brightling Road, Polegate. Donations to ride. Sat nav nearest post code BN26 5AY . Contact secretary on 07528480371. www.padmec.org.uk

URGENTLY REQUIRED: produce, crafts and other stallholders at Trinity Community Market, held on Wednesday mornings at Trinity Church Hall, Coppice Avenue, Lower Willingdon. From 9.30 am to 12.30 pm. There is no charge to visit the market. Present stalls include card making materials, greetings cards, new local history books, knitted silk scarfs, knitted baby jackets. Refreshments and light lunches. We hold a weekly raffle for local charities. . If you would like to book a stall contact Wendy on 489002 email wendyandterrybrown@gmail.com

MEAL TRAINS: running at the Spa Valley Railway include lunches on High Weald Belle on Sunday 9 August, and 23 August, also during August special events include Sat and Sunday 15 and 16 August, Teddy’s Day Out, and Thursday 27 August, Pa chance to meet Peppa Pig. For more info please go to our web site – www.spavalleyrailway.co.uk or telephone or telephone 01892 537715.

Please: send me a list of your coming events to be included in this column, at least one week ahead of the event. Email maureencopping@yahoo.co.ui or telephone 485971.

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