The Dickers

DICKER SUNDAY SERVICES: 9.15am Holy Communion – Upper Dicker. Next Sunday 13 September, The Vicar will be asking “Any Upper Dicker Questions?” The 9.15am service will include a time for Questions and Answers. The sermon slot is often all one way, but on this occasion the congregation is being asked to bring questions that the Vicar can give comment on and for others to chip in.

If you have a question that you might like raised, then send it to the Vicar on

COFFEE & BOOKS: There are weekly coffee mornings with a book exchange at Dicker Hall 10.40am to 12noon every Thursday. Book Exchange or purchase 20p.

BASKETRY WEEKEND: The Sussex Archaeological Society are running a Reed Mace (‘bulrush’) Basketry course from tomorrow between 10.30am to 4.30pm and on Sunday 6 September 10.30am to 1pm. Cost is £95. Bookings and information or phone 01323 844224. Michelham Priory is at Upper Dicker, Hailsham BN27 3QS.

Numbers are limited so please book in advance at email

QUIZ NIGHT: Bookings now being taken for the Dicker Village Hall Quiz night on Saturday 26 September at Dicker Village Hall 7pm for 7.30 start. Tickets Adults £7, Children (Under 12) £3.50. Includes supper and tea or coffee - bring your own other drinks. Teams of up to 6. Quiz master Stuart Higgins. Contact Jenny on 844687 or

FLOWER SHOW: The Arlington and Upper Dicker Produce and Flower Show is tomorrow, Saturday, at 3pm in Arlington Village Hall. There are classes for vegetables, fruit, flowers, flower arranging, cookery, children’s classes and craftwork.

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