Mary Taylor, Holton Cottages

The Pantomime season is over for another year. After five live performances and endless rehearsals, the cast and crew can take a well earned rest. This year they performed Aladdin in their own unique way which was fun and colourful and had lots of booing and cheering from the audience. Congratulations to everyone who had and input, from costumes, scenery, make-up, and teas. To the cast for giving us so much to laugh at. and of course the producer and lighting technicians. We all give you a big resounding thank you . Looking forward to the next one already. All proceeds will go to local children’s clubs and societies.

Tonight is music night at the Pavilion in Burwash Common. Local, talented people of all ages will entertain you with music and song. Do go along and listen to them. There will be a licensed bar open, a great relaxing evening to share with family and friends.

On Monday the Burwash branch of Age Concern will be holding their monthly lunch club at the Bear. Anyone over 55 can join them for a delicious two course lunch for only £8 per person. If you would like to join them please call Jazz Botting on 01435 882033 or Heather Lewis on 882080. They may be able to arrange transport if you are unable to make it under your own steam.

On Tuesday Bateman’s volunteer open is being held. If you fancy being a volunteer in this wonderful old National trust property, they would loved to hear from you. Call them on 01435 882302. This year they are researching the history of the millers who lived at Park Mill, so if anyone has any connection with the russell family who have lived in the village for nearly 150 years they would love to hear from you. They are also preparing for the centenary of the first world war and would like to hear how the war affected life in Burwash.

Burwash Ladies Group invite you to join them at their next coffee morning, on Wednesday. It is being held at Pippins, Heathfield Road, thanks to the kindness of Margaret Swift. It starts at 10.30am, do go along and meet the members and hear about this thriving ladies group.