POLEGATE PLODDERS: would like more folk to join their running/jogging group please contact Brian Winn on 07765216990 or email brianwinn1@btinternet.com

FRIDAY CRAFT group: Our craft group goes from strength to strength. If you are interested to learn how to knit, crotchet, make cards, cross stitch, embroider, quilting, then this is the group for you. Or if you have a craft that you can teach others, new people are always welcome. You can just sit and chat if you want to. We charge £1. Which includes tea and coffee. Just come along between 10 am to 1 pm at Polegate Community Centre.

FRIDAY WHIST CLUB: meet in the lounge at Polegate Community Centre from 2-4 pm. Pop along and join us its only £3.

NOW TAKING bookings: for Fish and chip supper with a quiz on Sat 30 April, also the RAT – Real Ale Train, on 30 April. Pie, Mash and a Pint on Saturday 7 May, Paddington Bear on Sunday 8 May, model Collectors Fair on Saturday 14 May,, featuring 0 gauge live steam also Murder Mystery Evening with Fish and chip supper, and Peppa Pig, on Sunday 15 May events at the Spa Valley Railway. Bookings taken on line. . Look at our website for more details. Tunbridge Wells West Station, TN2 5QY or online at www.spavalleyrailway.co.uk or telephone 01892 537715.

WALKS on Saturday 23 April: include Looking for the Dragon, with Diana W. meet at Co-op Albert Parade, 10 am frequent buses, 1 and 1A finish at 12.30 4 miles. Hlly, leader offers refreshments and end of walk. Or Looking at Nautical Helpers with Doris and Gavin. Meet outside Bedes School, Dukes Drive, Eastbourne. At 9.30 am GR 600971. Finish 13.30. 9 miles PH option regular bus 3, 3A from Terminus Road to Bedes School.

COFFEE MORNING: on Saturday 23 April, held in the lounge at Polegate Community Centre, is hosted by Polegate Twinning Association. All welcome at 10 am to 12 noon.

WALK: on Sunday 24 April Breaking Windy Bottom with Tony W. meet at the Avenue, 9.30 walk starts Saltdean Lido car park 10.15. dry lunch at Rodmell. finish 15.40. 9.5 miles. Hilly in places.

POLEGATE WINE and social club: meeting on 26 April is our AGM, followed by a quiz. More info from Sheila on 483222.

EASTBOURNE LOCAL history society: AGM meeting, on Tuesday 26 April starts at 7pm sharp. Doors open at 6.45 pm after AGM Mick Hymans is giving a Transport talk. ,

POLEGATE DRAMA groups: next production is in May. For more info please contact Ryan Tate or Chloe Eason, at Polegate Community Centre for more info. The play is called Kindly Keep it Covered.

NOW TAKING bookings: for stalls at our Summer Fair at Lower Willingdon in July, organized by Willingdon Triangle Traders to apply for a booking form please contact Telephone Maureen on 4859714 or email maureencopping@yahoo.co.uk or call in at the Friendly Cuppa, on Wednesday mornings at Trinity Cburch

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