Brede

BREDE: How to contact me: by telephone 01424 882037 or email bredevillagevoice@btinternet.com.

Funerals: I am sorry I did not hear in time for those who would like to know that Michael Rowans funeral was yesterday. Also in the Register of deaths last week it read that sadly Pamela Baker also passed away, again, I am not aware when or where the funeral takes place. However prayers were said for them both in Church.

Brede Bell ringers: would like to thank everyone for their support with their Christmas Tree lights on behalf of a loved one. They were able to donate £75 to both St George’s towards the extra lighting and Rye Memorial Hospital. They would especially like to thank Robert Wheeler for providing the tree. A list of dedications is on the notice board in the porch of St George’s Church

Friday 6 February: Pilates is at 9am in Udimore Community Hall. Brede Farmers Market is from 10am – 12 noon in Brede Village Hall, a good place to stock up for the weekend. Brede’s Short Mat Bowlers set up at 7.30pm in Brede Village Hall, they would welcome new members. The Rainbow Trout are holding a MR & Mrs Quiz at 8.30pm – how well do you know your partner? enough to win a meal for 2?. If you think so then pop along and try this fun game for men v women. Last year it was great fun. 6 Nations Rugby is starting today from tomorrow games will be shown in the bar.

Saturday 7 February: at 7.30 Brede Village Dance will be in Brede Village Hall. Udimore Quiz in Udimore Community Hall Tickets £10 contact Frank Langrish 01424 882250 if you wish to join in there may be a place on someone’s team.

Sunday 8 February: the Church Services are as follows: Father Anthony White conducts the Mass service at 9.00 am in St Theresa’s Catholic Church on the old Northiam Road, if you need to contact the Father his number is 01424 773125 8.00am. ‘Thanksgiving for Marriage’ Father Martin hopes that all those married or who are going to be married at St George’s Church will attend the Family Eucharist at 9.30am. Father Martin can be reached on 01424 883408. Mrs L Gilchrist will lead the service at the Methodist Church in Broad oak at 10.30am. The family Service will be celebrated at St Mary’s Udimore at 11.15am.

Monday 9 February: Age Uk East Sussex – Brede Community Club begins at 10.30am – 3.30pm. Today’s selection is reading and sharing news, jigsaws, dominoes, treasured memories and a ball game. There will also be a raffle, please can members bring a prize if they are able. The day is open to anyone who would like to join in any part of the activities during the day; morning coffee and lunch, Afternoons only or with lunch there are options to suit everyone. Please contact Maureen the Organiser for more information phone 01424 883282 or 07850 987130 She would be especially pleased to hear from you if you are phoning to join the group as it has many vacancies. Whist Players will meet in Brede Village Hall at 7.30pm. Uniformed groups, please contact the respective leaders if you wish your child to join this term. The Guiding section meet in the small hall of Brede Village Hall the Rainbows meet from 4.15- 5.15pm, they welcome girls aged between 5-7 years, the Brownies meet from 5pm – 6.30pm for girls 7-11 years old. They have spaces in both groups. Julie Piper can be contacted for both on 01424 883464 or mobile 07863599537. You can also contact Hayley 07525168770 The Brede Scout sections are all held in the Scout Hut Stubbs Lane, Beavers welcome Boys and girls from 6 years old they meet from 5.15pm to 6.15pm. Contact Catherine Southgate 07833065028 if you have a child that wishes to join the section. Cubs meet from 6.30 – 8.00pm there are also vacancies for children to join, the Contact is Colin Ward 01424 852413. Guides meet at Udimore Community Hall at 7.15pm. Contact Hayley as above. The Whist player’s will meet at 7.30pm in Brede Village Hall.

Tuesday 10 February: Pilates are in Udimore Community Hall at 9am Brede Painting for Pleasure group meet in Brede Village Hall at 9.30am. Messy Church is at 4pm in Udimore Community Hall and welcomes children with their parents, to play and eat tea with new friends and hear about Jesus. At the Scout Hut in Stubbs Lane from 7pm – 9pm 1st Brede Scouts meet and it is for any young person 10½ or over the contact is Andy Bishop 07833065028 The Rainbow Trout has Bingo this evening; eyes down at 8.30pm.

Wednesday 11 February: W I meet at 2pm in Brede Village Hall. The subject is ‘Finding your voice,’ by Margaret Sandra being ably assisted by Janet Romani; Speaking, singing or debating, I wonder? They shall find out. The East Sussex County Mobile Library is calling today at Udimore Community Hall 11.45am – 12.15pm Reedswood Road 13.25pm – 14.00pm then Brede Village Hall 14.10pm – 14.40pm. Yoga Udimore Community Hall at 7pm

Thursday 12 February: Sally is in Brede Village Hall at 9.30am with Stretch and Tone. Design with Flowers meet in the Parish Room Waterworks lane at 1.30pm (Not as in Parish Magazine) Sue will be demonstrating a romantic arrangement and next months Spring arrangement using wire and twigs. For today the ‘Romantic arrangement’ needs the container, flowers and greenery all are of your choice and you may incorporate anything; so use your imagination. We would love to have more budding florists so if you wish to have a go do come and join the group. In this instance contact Sue Sturmey 01424 882544. Friendly Circle meet at 7.30pm their talk this evening is a Hike in the Himalayas by Leah Athol Murray. The FC report in the Parish Magazine is for March and therefore is not correct for this month.

Friday 13 February: Brede Farmers Market is from 10am – 12 noon in Brede Village Hall. Brede’s Short Mat Bowlers set up at 7.30pm in Brede Village Hall.

RHIANNON OLIVER

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