COFFEE MORNING: St. Valentine meets St. Nicholas, a Coffee Morning for Etchingham Parish Church, on Saturday February 13, 10.30 to 12.30. Teas and Coffees, Cakes, Books, DVD’s and Church souvenirs, a raffle and much more. Throughout the morning there will be a slideshow running with pictures old and new of the Church and Church events, some going back over 100 years.

Come and have an enjoyable morning, meeting village friends, and perhaps making some new friends, while raising money for the care and maintenance of the oldest and most famous building in the village. An ideal opportunity for newcomers to the village to meet some village residents and find out more about our Church. All proceeds in aid of the Church Fabric Fund.

POTTERY PAINTING: Sim’s Pottery, a Pottery Studio in the village where you can paint your own pottery, many different shapes to choose from - mugs, plates, animals, jugs, money boxes, teapots, tiles etc. Walk-in ‘n’ paint - Birthday parties - Themed parties - Ladies groups. Gift Vouchers available. Book for parties in advance.

Select a piece of pottery - choose the colours and tools and decorate as you want - once decorated it will be glazed and fired ready for use.

Open 10am to 5pm 6 days a week. Underwood House, Straight Mile, Etchingham TN19 7BA 07951678425 , or on Facebook

SPEEDWATCH SURVEY: The Speedwatch Online Survey closed for responses on Sunday January 10, I have been working through collating the results, a summary of the results will be available on the village website in a downloadable form in a few days time for anyone to access as they wish.

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