The Dickers

DICKER SUNDAY SERVICES: 9.15am Holy Communion – Upper Dicker. Harvest Festival service is at 6.30pm Sunday 20 Sept and is a joint service with Bede’s School at the church. Upper Dicker Harvest Supper is on Saturday 3 October – look out for details.

MICHELHAM PRIORY EVENTS:Next Friday 25 this 90 minute walk offers stories of ghosts and paranormal activity, together with a little of the history and characters of the priory’s past. Presented with a little humour from Sussex’s premier paranormal entertainment company, Sussex Darkside. To book visit or call 07956 307684. Adults £15, Children £10, Family (2+2) £40 Then on Saturday 26 there is a 90 minute tour exploring the seven acres of historic gardens with the head gardener, James Neal. Price includes entrance to the house and grounds, tour and soup and fresh bread roll in the café. Tour starts at 11am. £15 for Non-members. £10 for Sussex Archaeological Society Members and Friends of Michelham Priory. Numbers are limited so please book in advance. Call 01323 844224 or email

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

QUIZ NIGHT: There is a Quiz night on Saturday 26 September at and for Dicker Village Hall at 7pm for 7.30 start. Tickets Adults £7, Children (Under 12) £3.50. Includes supper and tea or coffee. BYO other drinks. Teams of up to 6. Quiz master Stuart Higgins. Contact Jenny on 844687 or to book.

HARVEST SUPPER: Get your tickets now for the Harvest supper and games evening on Saturday 3 October at 7pm Dicker Village Hall. Tickets. Adults £7.50, children £3.50 includes supper with tea or coffee. BYO other drinks. Tickets and information from Herbie on 01323 844522 or Liz 01323 841541.

RESIDENTS ASSOCIATION AGM: Thursday 24 September at 7.30pm in the Dicker Village Hall. If you wish to join the committee, please submit your nomination, proposed and seconded by tomorrow, 19 September, to Marian Richards, DRA Secretary,

VILLAGE GREEN: The competition to re-design the Village Green at Upper Dicker closed on 1 September. Find out the winners at 12 noon tomorrow on the Village Green.

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