Ashburnham and Penhurst village voice

The Ashburnham and Penhurst book group gets together today, Friday April 27. This month, they are reading Dickens’ “Our Mutual Friend”. If you’d like to borrow a copy to read, give Nicky a call. From now on, the book group will be meeting on the fourth Friday of the month.Remember, you don’t have to come to their gatherings to read the books - just ask Nicky if you’d like to borrow a copy. Call her on 01424 892474.

The Ashburnham & Penhurst Diamond Jubilee Fund Raising Committee are holding a coffee morning at The Sports Pavilion tomorrow, Saturday April 28 10.00am – 12.00pm. Go along to their last coffee morning before the Jubilee celebrations!

The East Sussex County Council Mobile Library service will next be in Ashburnham (by the chapel) on Thursday May 10 and 24, 9.50am - 10.10am.

The Ashburnham and Penhurst Gardening Club are having a spring plant sale on Saturday May 19 at Asburnham Sports Pavilion, 10am-1pm. Refreshemtns, including soup and cakes provided by the WI. For further information please contact Rhod Jones on 01424 892689 or view their website

The next Coffee Morning is on Monday May 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.

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:.

April 29, 10.30am Morning Praise with Children’s Activities.

Church services for St Michael the Archangel, Penhurst:.

April 29, 10.30am Morning Prayer.

Services for Ashburnham Chapel:

April 29, 6.30pm Evening Service

Prayer and Bible reading meetings on Tuesday at 2.30pm at the Chapel. Contact Fay Ramsden on 07860 113413 for further information.

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