Brede news
Brede news

How to contact me: by telephone 01424 882037 or email

Omission: There was a phone number omitted from the Parish Newsletter and I do apologise to John Wheeler of Broad Oak Picture Framing please add his number to your magazine it is 01424 882153 also Marion Firman’s number is 01424 775161 if you wish to book tickets for Dr John Crooks illustrated talk, Brede Memoirs, on 19th October. My apologies everyone, I will try to do better in the November Parish Newsletter.

Well Done: to Brede Primary School not only did they produce a wonderful production of Joseph which was thoroughly enjoyed by many, Year 1 pupils also achieved a 100% pass in their phonics screening.

The Buttercups Nursery School: has now completely left the Scout Hut and are ensconced in their new premises beside Brede School. I hope they settle in well and that it will make life easier for them and the parents of the children attending.

Friday 22 July: Pilates with Laura at 9.15am.

Brede Farmers Market in Brede Village Hall from 10am – 12noon I bought some beautiful plants for the garden last week and fresh vegetables and Peter’s Apple juice which you cannot buy anywhere else. There were also many other unusual gifts and wares and essential food goods too. Do go along and see for yourself especially if you are camping in the area.

Brede Short Mat Bowlers will be in Brede Village Hall at 7.30pm.

DDA Hastings & St Leonards Dementia Action Alliance presents an evening of Midsummer Music with Roger Wilcock & Hastings Big Choir. In St Tomas of Canterbury Church Magdalen Road St Leonards on Sea TN37 6ET tonight at 7pm for 7.30pm tickets are £10.00 (£8.00cons) to include refreshments, they can be purchased in advance from Hastings Tourist Information Centre Aquila House, Breeds Place TN34 3UY or Tel: 451111

Prepaid Tickets can be collected at the door. Proceeds to HSLDAA & Church

Saturday 23 July: Crafters have a workshop in Brede Village Hall at 10am

Sunday 24 July: Church Services this morning are as follows: Father Anthony White conducts the Mass service at 9.00 am in St Theresa’s Catholic Church on the old Northiam Road, if you need to contact the Father his number is 01424 773125

At St George’s Church the Sung Eucharist starts at 9.30am and the Bells at St George’s Church will be rung in Honour of HM the Queen. Father Martin can be reached on 01424 883408. The Church’s Website is

At 10.30am The Reverend Neville Barnett will be taking the service in the Methodist Church in Broad Oak today, Peggy Heim is the Pastoral Minister and can be contacted on 01424 422350.

Brede Firefighters Fete begins this afternoon at 1pm in the Broad Oak Recreation Ground. There will be lots to see and do and if you would like to bring a picnic tea or buy a beefburger or hot dog, beer or cup of tea we can picnic to celebrate the Queen’s Birthday despite it being cancelled back in June because of the rain. This will be much more fun as there will be more to watch and do. You will also be supporting a great cause.

Monday 25 July: Yoga with Susan in Udimore Community Hall at 9.30am.

Rainbows Guiding section are in the small hall of Brede Village Hall; they meet from 4.15- 5.15pm, they welcome girls aged between 5-7 years,

They do have some spaces. Julie Piper can be contacted 01424 883464 or mobile 07863599537.

The Brede Scout sections are all held in the Scout Hut Stubbs Lane, Beavers welcome Boys and girls from 6 years old they meet from 5.15pm to 6.15pm. Contact Cubs are 8-10½ years old and meet from 6.30 – 8.00pm there are also vacancies for children to join, the Contact is Colin Ward 01424 852413

Whist players will be in Brede Village Hall at 7.30pm

Tuesday 26 July: Pilates in Udimore community Hall at 9.15am The Knitters & Natters have their meeting in Broad Oak Methodist Church at 10am and welcome anyone who would like to join them as they knit for various charities.

Brede Luncheon Club meet in Brede Village Hall a 12.30am for their delicious lunch. If you would like to join them please contact Christina Purkiss 01424 882274 she will be pleased to hear from you and transport is available if you should require it.

Brede Scouts meet, from 7pm – 9pm in the Scout Hut and any young person 10½ or over is welcome. The contact is Andy Bishop 07811339626

Brede Parish Council invites you to attend their meeting at 7.30pm in the side room of Brede Village Hall.

Wednesday 27 July: Pilates with Laura in Udimore community Hall at 9.15am

The Brede crafters are in Brede Village Hall at 2pm

Thursday 28 July: Pilates with Laura is at 9.15. in Udimore Community Hall. Stretch & Tone with Sally in Brede Village Hall at 9.30am.

Friday 29 July: Pilates with Laura at 9.15am Brede Farmers Market in Brede Village Hall from 10am – 12noon and Brede Short Mat Bowlers will be in Brede Village Hall at 7.30pm

Bank Holiday Monday 29 August the Red Lion Car Boot Sale Take you unwanted items to sell from 9am until 12 noon. Free Pitches, free entrance! There are some trestle tables, it is first come, first served. Reserve a pitch by calling 01424 882188 or email Site open at 8am for traders to set up.

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