St. Peter’s Church, Ashburnham and Ashburnham Chapel are holding a joint Good Friday service this morning, 10.30a.m. at the Chapel. All are welcome to attend.

The next Coffee Morning is on Monday, April 21, in the Church Hall, Ashburnham Place 10.30am - 12pm. You are welcome to go along for a good friendly chat. For further information, please contact Tina on 01424 843728.

The Ashburnham and Penhurst Gardening Club are next meeting on April 22 at Ashburnham Church Hall, 7.30pm. This month they are having a workshop on the designs for the garden around the War Memorial. For more information, contact Brian Holdstock on 01323 832082 or view their website:

The East Sussex County Council Mobile Library service will next be in Ashburnham (by the chapel) on Thursday, April 24, 9.50a.m. - 10.10a.m.

The Afternoon Book Group are next getting together on Friday, April 25, 2pm. During April they will be reading ‘The 100 Year Old Man Who Climbed out of the Window and Disappeared.’, by Jonas Jonasson. The story of Allan Karlsson who vanishes from his care home on his 100th birthday. During his ensuing adventures, they learn about his remarkable life. If you would like more information, please get in touch with Nicky on 01424 892474.

The Evening Book Group are next meeting on Tuesday, April 29, 8pm at Ashburnham Place. If you would like further information, have any enquiries or need for directions, please ring Nicole on 07583 433895.

Ashburnham Chapel are holding a coffee morning on April 28, 10.30am-12pm. All are welcome to join them.

Don’t forget that you can look to see what is going on in Ashburnham and Penhurst on the community website:

Church services for St Peter’s, Ashburnham, 10.30a.m. unless otherwise stated:

April 20, Family Communion Service

April 27, Morning Praise with Children’s Activities

Church services for St Michael the Archangel, Penhurst, 10.30a.m. unless otherwise stated:

April 20, Holy Communion

April 27, Morning Prayer

Services for Ashburnham Chapel, 6.30p.m. unless otherwise stated:

April 20, Easter Service

April 27, Evening Service

The Chapel and St Peter’s church are joining together for prayer meetings. These will be held on the 2nd Thursday of the month, 8p.m. at Ashburnham church hall.

Anything that you would like included in the Village Voice for Ashburnham and Penhurst, please email the details to me:

Rachel Feeley

17 Smith Close, Ninfield