Mobile Library: next date is the 14th April 11.30 - 11.55 a.m. in Levetts Lane.

Parish News: In the Parish News is a photo of Bodiam Bygone of Mothers and babies, in the photo are my mum, Nell Goodsell and perhaps my brother, Graham, it is not me, Win Dale my aunty, Carrie Taylor, yet another aunty (both sisters of my mother). If anyone has more information please call Liz on 01580 752052. You can get the Parish News at the Castle Inn.

Bodiam Community Friends: If anyone in the village would like some help with transport, gardening, shopping, collecting prescriptions and small jobs like changing a light bulb etc please phone 07771 402571.

Church Service: Next service at St Giles is Holy Communion on the 17th April at 11.15 a.m.

Don’t miss out on all the latest breaking news where you live.

Here are four ways you can be sure you’ll be amongst the first to know what’s going on.

1) Make our website your homepage at

2) Like our Facebook page at

3) Follow us on Twitter @BattleObs

4) Register with us by clicking on ‘sign in’ (top right corner). You can then receive our daily newsletter AND add your point of view to stories that you read here.

And do share with your family and friends - so they don’t miss out!

The Rye and Battle Observer - always the first with your local news.

Be part of it.