Ardingly

Ardingly Short Mat Bowls Club: every Friday evening in the village hall between 7-00pm and 10-00pm. The club plays friendly matches against other clubs in the area as well as an evening roll up. New members are always welcome. For more info contact Peter on 01444 892234.

St. Peter’s Church: Sunday 11th November – Remembrance Sunday, 8.00am Holy Communion (BCP), 10.15am A Service of Remembrance “Let there be Peace”, 6.30pm Beacon Remembrance Event. Marking the centenary of the end of the First World War. South of England Showground.

Beacon Remembrance Evening: to mark the centenary of the end of WW1 – 18.30hrs at the South of England Showground

Ardingly Residents are invited to attend the Beacon Remembrance Evening to be held at the South of England Showground from 6.30pm on the 11th November 2018 to commemorate 100 years since the end of WW1. 6.30 Welcome by Ardingly Parish Council, 6.45 Reading/poem by the Revd John Crutchley followed by 2 minute silence and the Last Post. 7.00 Beacon Lighting/Church Bells followed by readings, poems and prayers followed by 7.30 - 8.30 refreshments

Ardingly Parish Council would like to thank all those who are supporting this event to commemorate the centenary of the end of WWI, including St Peters School, St Peters Church, Oathall Community College, Ardingly Scouts, Ardingly British Legion and The South of England Showground. This event is also part funded by a grant supplied by Mid Sussex District Council.

Donations for the Royal British Legion will be welcomed on the evening

The United Kingdom and its friends overseas will mark the day 100 years previously when the guns fell silent at the end of the Great War. The Queen’s Pageant Master has announced that there will be a Centenary Beacon lit at Westminster Abbey and is inviting communities across the country to hold their own remembrance ceremonies. Join us, please, to mark this important act of thanksgiving.

ARDINGLY HISTORY SOCIETY: welcomes Mr. Graham Todd who will give an illustrated talk on ‘Bluebell Railway Update’ Hapstead Hall on Tuesday 13th November at 7.45pm

Hapstead Hall, Ardingly: Christmas Fayre, Saturday, 1st December 2018, 1pm - 4.30 pm. Many Christmas Stalls, Father Christmas - Grotto. Entry, £1 per adult, children free. 5.30 pm Christmas Carols. Mulled wine and Mince Pies

The Ardingly Christmas Theatrical Production: Widdershins Theatre Company, ‘Snow White, Rose Red & Bear Brown’ 3pm - Sunday 2nd December, Hapstead Hall, Ardingly. Suitable for all ages above 5 years old - tickets will soon be available at the Ardingly Post Office or at Fellows The Bakery, Ardingly - £6 for children (U16) or £8 for adults.