Ashburnham & Penhurst village voice

The next Coffee Morning is on Monday June 18 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.

Ashburnham and Penhurst Women’s Institute are having a birthday celebration on Monday June 18. They would like to invite all ladies in the villages – members and non-members alike – to join them for their celebration. They will be in the Orangery at Ashburnham Place from 7.30pm. They look forward to seeing you!

Ashburnham Village Lunch is on Wednesday June 20, 12.30pm at the Village Hall. Contact Janet Peters on 01424 892311 to book a place.

The East Sussex County Council Mobile Library service will next be in Ashburnham (by the chapel) on Thursday June 21, 9.50am - 10.10am.

The next village book group session is at 2pm on Friday June 22. They’ll be talking about, Matt Haig’s, ‘The Possession of Mr Cave’. The book group gets together on the FOURTH Friday of each month. So, they will meet again on Friday July 27. They typically end up talking about several books and all sorts of topics. If you’d like to join them call Nicky on 892474.

2m@1 are meeting on July 9, 1-3pm with a talk entitled “What you get out of a picture” with Dr Graham Whitham, an Art Historian.

During May, June & July the Ashburnham and Penhurst Gardening Club will be hosted in different members gardens. For more information Contact Rhod Jones on 01424 892689 for more information or see the website

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:.

June 17, 10.30am Morning Praise with Children’s Activities

June 24, 10.30am Communion Service with Children’s Activities

Church services for St Michael the Archangel, Penhurst:.

June 17, 10.30am Holy Communion

June 24, 10.30am Morning Prayer

Services for Ashburnham Chapel:

June 17, 6.30pm Communion Service

June 24, 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