THE new waste and recycling service starts from June 30 and the recycling services may change the day or week that the waste contractor comes round.

Bodiam Castle National Trust needs your old pre-loved books and the Trust will do the best to find them a good home. The bookshop can be found inside the exhibition room besides the ticket office. Call 01580 830436 for more details.

A date for your diaries. The pre-school will be closed as the Parish Rooms are being used for the election of the member of the European Parliament for the South East Region on May 22, with voting hours 7am to 10pm.

First cricket fixture at home will be on May 11 at 2pm. With a win for Bodiam.

Geoffrey Goodsell

13 Levetts Lane