The next Hassocks Village Market takes place on Saturday 25th July on the National Tyres Forecourt from 9:00am – 1:00pm.

Nearly opposite the market, Hassocks United Reformed Church will be holding its usual Traidcraft Stall in the forecourt of the Church from 10:00am to 12:00noon. There are lots of delicious foods etc at competitive prices - and profit goes back to the producers of the goods - giving the Third World a better chance to improve their own lives. Coffee is served in the foyer.

Hassocks Townswomen Guild will be meeting on Tuesday 28th July at the Pauline Thaw Centre, Dale Avenue from 2:30pm. Today’s speaker is Yvonne Pike on ‘Women Pioneers in Medicine’

Messy Church - a free event for all ages takes place on Wednesday 29th July at the United Reformed Church, Keymer Road from 10.00am to 12.00 noon. Crafts, activities, games, refreshments with a summer theme. For more Information contact Lucy Chapman 07511 842544

Further details of many more events in the area can also be found at www.hassocksandhurstpierpoint.info

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