George Bailey: I’m sorry to hear that the former number one at Bodiam Castle George bailey has left the National Trust. George, ih his way, put a lot into the Natinal Trust and some people did not know how much he put in to the castle and the village.. All the best to you George.

Preschool garden: The redevelopment of the preschool garden will take place on July 24 from 11am. Coffee and cakes will be provided and the school will value any input ideas.

St Giles: The next service at St Giles will be the family service the family service at 11.45am. The Rev Graham Attfield will take the service.

Bus service: On bank holiday Monday, May 30, the 349 bus service will run. The times are: Hastings - 08.49, 11.49, 13.49, 15.49,. Bodiam - 09.28, 11.28, 14.58, 16.28. Hawkhurst - 09.43, 11.43, 14.43, 16.43 and back from Hawkhurst - 09.46, 11.46, 14.46, 16.46.. Bodiam - 09.28, 11.28, 14.28, 16.28. Hawkhurst - 09.43, 11.43, 14.43, 16.43, and back from Hawkhurst - 09.46, 11.46, 14.46, 16.46. Bodiam - 10.01, 12.01, 15.01, 17.01, Hastings - 10.43, 12.43, 15.43, 17.43.

Classic Cars: The parish council has agreed a booking for the Senlac Rotary Club Classic Car Show to be held on the Bodiam Recreation Ground on Sunday June 19 from 10am to 5pm. The parish council approached Senlac who agreed to supply two free tickets per household to the show. Accompanied children are free. The council hopes you enjoy the show.

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