Peasmarsh

POSTAL VOTES: Next Tuesday April 21 is the deadline for applying for a postal vote if you are going to be away for the elections on May 7.

YOGA CLASSES: Yoga Classes have now started at the hall with Laura Leslie from Always Yoga. All abilities welcome. Classes on Tuesday evenings at 7pm and on Wednesdays at 9.30am, £7.00. Concessions available. Contact: Laura 01797 227564 or 07580984539 alwaysyoga.rye.eastsussex@gmail.com.

DOCTORS SURGERIES: There will be a surgery on Tuesday April 28, 11.30 am for booked appointments only - please book your appointment with Rye Medical Centre.

FILM NIGHT: The next Film Night at the hall will be this Saturday April 18, the film shown will be Paddington, cert PG. There are still a few tickets left that will be available at the door.

ARTS AND CRAFTS FAIR: There will be an Arts and Crafts Fair at the hall on April 19 - all tables are now booked please come along and browse and buy - stalls include paintings, cards, jewellery chocolate woodturning and many more.

PEASMARSH MEMORIAL HALL: Our hall has both a website - http://peasmarshmh.btck.co.uk/ and a Facebook page - please check them out (and ‘like’ if you are on Facebook!) to see a list of all regular activities and events at the hall.

PEASMARSH FLOWER FESTIVAL: This Annual Flower Festival will take place over the weekend of May 23 - 25 at Peasmarsh church. If you would like to help with arranging flowers, refreshments, plant stall or raffle please contact Deirdre Bull on 01797 230208 or 07826 723409 or email johnbull@113btinternet.com - you don’t have to be a member of the church to go along and help.

MUSIC AT PEASMARSH: The Friends of Peasmarsh Parish Church are proud to announce that the Volta Quartet will be giving a Recital at the church on Monday May 4 at 6.30pm. This will be followed by the traditional Candlelit Supper in the church. Brochures and booking forms can be obtained from the church or from J. Als on 01797 230324 jals@millwood324.fsnet.co.uk or A. Dent on 01797 230050 audreydent@btinternet.com .

Peasmarsh and District Ladies Choir are performing a concert of varied music at Peasmarsh church on Saturday May 23 at 6.30pm during the weekend of the Flower Festival. Refreshments will be served; there will be a retiring collection. Booking will also be open soon for the Peasmarsh Chamber Music Festival which will run from June 25 - June 28; brochures in Peasmarsh church.

CHURCH SERVICES: Fr John Burgess will take his first services in the parish this Sunday - 8am at Beckley and 10am at Peasmarsh.

Mary Hitchins

2 The Old Hop Gardens