Ewhurst Green, Cripps Corner and Staplecross village voice

As always on the third Wednesday of the month, the Luncheon Club will be meeting in the village hall at 12.30pm to sample more of June Wells’ delicious fare.

All food is cooked on the premises and members enjoy super homemade main meal and dessert.

There is a jumble sale at the village hall next Saturday (August 18) and the funds raised will be divided between St Michael’s Hospice and a cancer charity.

Ewhurst, Staplecross and Bodiam Garden Society will be holding the annual Flower, Fruit and Vegetable Show on Saturday September 8 at 2pm in Staplecross Village Hall. There is as always a varied schedule and should you not have green fingers, or the weather had put paid to your produce, then there is a section for jams, jellies, marmalade, chutney, gingerbread, bread, scones, trifle, chocolate brownies to a given recipe (two categories, one for the men and one for the ladies!). In handicrafts – hand knitting, crochet or needlework, object any medium wood, metal, pottery, sculpture etc, picture, photograph of garden subject, paper craft. There is a wide range for you to choose from and details are in the Society’s schedule so a few more weeks to get cooking, knitting, sewing, sculpting, painting etc.

Pilates classes restart again on Tuesday evening, 5-6pm in the village hall, and a chair based version on Wednesday afternoon at 3.15-4.15pm in the church room behind St Mark’s in Northiam Road, Staplecross.

Mary Reeve, Wodens Wood, Cripps Corner