Wivelsfield

WIVELSFIELD VILLAGE HALL & RECREATION GROUND: For details concerning this great Hall site and for overall bookings information for the overall site in Eastern Road RH17 7QG, please just contact Katie Awcock on 01444 470028 or 07582 470028 or email on villagehalllettings@gmail.com

WEBSITE: for the overall Wivelsfield Village Hall and the associated activities is www.wivelsfieldvillagehall.co.uk.

THE SECOND BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL: is the Wivelsfield Films presentation on this coming Sunday 12th July. Now that The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is full up with its long-term residents, co-managers Muriel Donnelly (Maggie Smith) and Sonny Kapoor (Dev Patel) have a dream of expansion, and they’ve found just the place: The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel. Film at 7.30pm. Doors open and Bar from 7.00pm. Homemade cakes , magnum ices and drinks served before the film and during the interval. Tickets £6 in advance from the Post Office & Village Stores and The Cock Inn, or online via the Facebook page for Wivelsfield Films or wivelsfieldfilms.wordpress.com. 
There is NO film in August.

WIVELSFIELD VILLAGE DAY: is on Saturday the 18th July. The day starts with a parade leaving Wivelsfield Primary School at 9.45am and travelling along Green Road to the Village Green, where there is a main arena of events, a fun fair and a large number of stalls. After an opening ceremony at 10am there will be the Norman Hobbs sponsored Children’s Races, which begin at 10.30am. At 11.15 and back by popular demand, the Wivelsfield Little Theatre will entertain us with a performance in the village hall. This will be followed by the hilarious Alun Gedrych Ltd sponsored Pantomime Donkey Derby; a performance from the children at Turning Pointe Dance School; the hotly contested Aerial Beam Sponsored Space Hopper Donkey Derby; and the truly gladiatorial Beer Piper Sponsored Tug-of-War Competition. Don’t forget to get your entries in for both the Pantomime Donkey Derby and Tug of War. At 2.30 there will be a display by Sussex Falconry, and dog show moves into the main arena for the ‘Best in Show’ and ‘Reserve Best in Show’. We wind up the day with music from local bands. Once again we will have a village green full of side shows and stalls, Fun Fair, Bouncy castle, East Sussex Model Engineers miniature steam railway, Punch and Judy Show, Swing Boats, Bungee Trampoline, Classic Car Display, Climbing Wall and numerous stalls to help us celebrate our this year’s theme ‘Wonderful Woodland’. Entry and parking is FREE. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all the local businesses who have been supportive of this event. You can find out more about them and our day on our website www.wivelsfieldvillageday.org.uk

MOBILE LIBRARY: operated by East Sussex County Council --- visits the large car park adjoining Wivelsfield Village Hall. Between 10.30 & 11.15am on 22nd July and in the few weeks ahead.

MORE ABOUT TRAINS ON THE BRIGHTON LINE: by Bruce Cakebread on Thursday 16th July at 8.00 pm, in Wivelsfield Village Hall RH17 7QG In 1841 the London Brighton & South Coast Railway built on the line between Haywards Heath and Brighton. Projected photographs, mainly taken in the early 1900s, will illustrate the journey starting at Haywards Heath and continue to Brighton via Lewes. Many photographs taken in the Brighton Locomotive Works will be shown. The journey will continue back to Haywards Heath via Hassocks. If time permits the Volks Railway will be included. Members £1 and non-members £2.50. Wivelsfield Historical Society aims to increase knowledge through research, talks, visits and walks to places of interest.

LUNCH BUNCH: a drop-in lunch club for mums, dads, grannies and carers every Thursday from 12 noon to 2pm, in term time, has now moved to the newly refurbished Church Hall.Enjoy a light lunch while meeting new friends and chatting to old ones. Children are welcome (but not compulsory!) and lunch will be provided for them and play-helpers are on hand to entertain them while you lunch. Cost: £3 per adult, £1 per child, babies free. You are welcome to just drop in for a cup of coffee or tea. Wivelsfield Church Hall is in Church Lane, just beyond the church and on the other side of the lane. There is ample parking in the church car park.This term will end with a party on Thur 16th July Contact Sheila Blair 233937

ULTIMATE STOMACHS:, what more could you ask for !!! From dynamic toning Pilates to Ultimate Stomachs --- FITNESS CLASSES !!!! ---- on Thursdays in Wivelsfield Village Hall --- 6.40pm Dynamic Toning Pilates, all levels 7.30pm Ultimate Stomach and 8.20pm Dynamic Toning Pilates, all levels. Courses run in 4 week blocks continuously throughout the year. Price per Ultimate Stomach Course : £20 for 4 weeks. Price per Pilates Course £22 for 4 weeks. All classes must be pre-booked by emailing Julie at julie@juliecraigfitness.com or calling 07971 128284.

“WATER FIGHT and HOT DOGS”: on July 14th “ at WIVELSFIELD YOUTH GROUP. This Group has an exciting schedule of activities throughout 2015 and onwards. The Youth Group is free and open to all young people aged 7 to 12 in the Youth Room (attached to the Cricket Pavilion) from 6.30 to 8.00pm. For further information please do contact Alan Janes on 01444 471201

WIVELSFIELD CHURCH YOUTH CLUB: for year 7 and above. New members are welcome. Meets every other Friday from 8.00 to 10.00pm. For more details please contact Annie Close on daisy_tighfield@hotmail.com or Steve & Sue Onions on stevensue.onions@btinternet.com 01273 89025

PARISH COUNCIL MEETINGS: All Parish Council meetings are open to members of the public and begin with an “open forum” session during which members of the Parish are welcome to ask questions or bring matters to the attention of the Council. Meetings are held at 8.00pm in the Renshaw Room at the far end of Wivelsfield Village Hall, unless otherwise stated on the agenda. Agendas are published in the week prior to the meeting and be found in the Parish. Council notice board (outside the Village Stores & Post Office) or at www.wivelsfield.net. Meeting ahead is on Monday 6th July.

PARISH COUNCIL OFFICE: Your Parish Council office is located adjacent to the Cock Inn, on North Common Road. it’s normally open from 9.00am to 3.00pm on Mondays and Thursdays. People are very welcome to call in to bring matters to the attention of the Council www.wivelsfield.net

LOCAL SUSSEX POLICE: contact --- PCSO Edward Hall 07917 474106 or 08456 070

Don’t miss out on all the latest breaking news where you live.

Here are four ways you can be sure you’ll be amongst the first to know what’s going on.

1) Make our website your homepage at www.midsussextimes.co.uk

2) Like our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/midsussextimes

3) Follow us on Twitter @midsussex_times

4) Register with us by clicking on ‘sign in’ (top right corner). You can then receive our daily newsletter AND add your point of view to stories that you read here.

And do share with your family and friends - so they don’t miss out!

The Mid Sussex Times - always the first with your local news.

Be part of it.