ROBERTSBRIDGE AGE CONCERN: Robertsbridge Age Concern NEEDS YOU !!! Last year they celebrated 25 years of their Lunch Club & would like to continue for many more years - but they really do need :- More new members - More volunteers but most of all A new Chairman. The Chairman would need to support the members & volunteers; run the committee meetings & attend some, but not necessarily all of the Monday meetings. Please , if you can feel you can help ring 01580 880511 ( Bernadine ) or 01580 880254 ( Sue ) for more information or pop in for a chat on Monday mornings between 10.30am - 2pm
ROBERTSBRIDGE JAZZ CLUB: Robertsbridge Jazz Club sees the return of the very popular Ted Beament Trio this time with special guests; Gordon Campbell & Mike Hext, two of the country’s top trombonists on Thursday 14th August at The Village Hall, Robertsbridge from 8pm - 10.30pm. Tickets available from Judges Bakery, Robertsbridge or on the door. For more info go to www.robertsbridgejazzclub.com , Facebook. or call 01580 880274 .
ROBERTSBRIDGE COMMUNITY COLLEGE : 4th - 8th August at RCC is multi-sports with Active Primary Sport ( Wayne) PDFA Football Academy. For more info i.e details,cost, ages please go to www.robertsbridge.org.uk
Late Mr GEOFF HARDING: The cremation of Mr Geoff Harding will take place at Hasting’s Crematorium on Monday 4th August at 11.45. Flowers to C. Waterhouse, High Street, Burwash . Anyone that wishes to pay there respects are welcome to attend the Crematorium or at The Ostrich, Station Road, Robertsbridge after the service.
Stoolball: We batted first on Tuesday[22nd] in our Ladies away match at Pett and were soon in trouble when Abigail Fifield was caught in the first over and then Sarah Clark, Claire Hatter went in the second with the score 21-3 but skipper Melinda Mackay  joined Penny Clark  to put on 38 before Melinda was bowled and when Amy Mackay was bowled we were on 66-5. Jack Dean joined Penny before she went and then Diane Kitson was run out, Emma Turner was bowled with the score on 93-8 but Lisa Fifield put on 17 before Jack was caught and sub Ian[4n.o.] took the total to 127 all out. Pett had opener Kirsten caught and bowled by Lisa[1-19] but Anya [69n.o.] and Claire put on 59 before Claire was run out. Janet[36n.o.] joined Anya to earn the hosts a 21 run win. On Thursday[24th] the Mixed team entertained Civil Service at the Clappers on a glorious evening where an opening partnership of 55 between Josh Lewis and Abigail Fifield was broken when Abigail was bowled. Claire Hatter joined Josh before he was caught with the score at 81-2 which brought Graham Clark [23n.o.] to the crease and the score moved onto 94 when Claire was caught. The wickets of Sarah Clark, Kayley Sherwood and Lisa Fifield went quickly while Keith Apps[8n.o.] saw the innings close on 147-6. The visitors made a steady start before Shawn Green held onto a catch from Lisa’[1-8] bowling to dismiss Donna and Ian Kitson held ontoa catch dismiss Stuart from Richard Apps’[2-31] bowling. Excellent fielding saw Dave being run out but a partnership of 51 between Melissa and Graham steadied the innings before Graham was run out. Abigail[1-17] had Melissa caught by Richard and then Richard clean bowled Dan  with the score on 124-6 but the visitors claimed victory with Ann[17n.o.], Paula and Ben[20n.o.] to finish on 163-8. On Sunday[3rd] the Mixed are at Icklesham Tournament @ 11a.m. while they go to Icklesham on Tuesday[5th] @ 6.45p.m.
Sandie Madge & Sue Paine
The Floral Boutique, 20 High Street