St Mary’s Salehurst: will be starting with breakfast church this Sunday 12th February, 3rd Sunday before Lent, at Holy Trinity at Hurst Green at 9am. Later at 11am at Salehurst will be Holy Communion.
February Film Night: will be held on Friday 17th February at Robertsbridge Hall starting at 7.30pm. This month the film is `Café Society` which is Woody Allen’s latest offering. This is a story of slightly tangled romance in pre war New York. It is funny, touching and beautifully produced. There is a bar, snacks and ice creams available for your creature comforts.
Next Tuesday is Valentines Day; don’t forget you romantics out there to use your local shops and hostelries when celebrating. Support your local community.
There is now a collection box: at the Floral Boutique taking donations for fundraising towards the cancer treatment for our local woman Louise Ballard. Please help out in any way you can. There will be a Masquerade Ball in May that is in the process of being organised. Also if you have a raffle prize of any description they will be needed also. Many thanks in advance for your generosity.
FOOTBALL: Waterlogged pitches put paid to both our matches last week. Tomorrow the 1st team are at home to Hawkhurst United in the 2nd Round of the Hastings F.A. Intermediate Cup K.O. 1.30p.m. while the 2nd team are away to Bexhill Broncos in Division 5 of the Macron East Sussex Football League K.O. 2p.m.. Our next fund-raiser is a ‘Games Night’ at Robertsbridge Club on Saturday 4th March 2017 from 7.30p.m.
FRIDAY DARTS : We lost 5-2 in the Knockout Cup against The Millers at Mountfield Club last week with victories for Gary Honeysett and Dave Goodsell. There were 100+ scores for Michael Stone[123, 2 x 100], Dave[114, 2 x 100], Gary[2 x 100] and Guy Ballard[2 x 100]. We won the Pushpenny 3-0 with wins for Dave Goodsell/Gary Honeysett, Ted Goldfinch/Alan Apps and Michael Stone/Dave Fortsch with Michael and Alan scoring a ‘goldwatch’ apiece. Tonight we are at home to Mountfield Club ‘B’ 8p.m.
STOOLBALL: The A.G.M. is on Monday 13th February at Robertsbridge Club @ 7.30p.m. The meeting is open to anybody who would like to join and play or just help at matches or just be part of a local club. We are holding a ‘Quiz Night’ at Robertsbridge Club on Saturday 18th March 2017 @ 7.30p.m. More details next week.
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