Hurst Green

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Robertsbridge Aviation Society: have a special WW1 exhibition on at the moment, the museum at Bush Barn, Silverhill on the A21 north of Robertsbridge TN32 5PA is open on the last Sunday of each month 10.30-5.00pm (closed from Nov-Feb) The museum contains artefacts and exhibits from WW1 to WW2 and beyond including a new display for WW1. Parking & admission free, donations always welcome. For further info. 01424773428 The Aviation Society held their annual open day on Sunday 10th August. I received a letter from the secretary on the 9th of August so this event could be put in the Battle Observer, the date the letter was posted was 28th July. It took 12 days to get to me, therefore, unfortunately I was unable to advertise the event in time for you to see.

All age worship at Holy Trinity: ‘You and Me’ Sunday 17th August 4.00pm. Answering the questions you are asking...Does God care for us?...How do we know?...What does this mean for me? Old or young - find answers to real life questions and enjoy an informal time together for the whole family. For more info: 01580 860649 If you missed July’s service, you missed a good time. So why not come on the 17th you’ll probably be pleasantly surprised and blessed too. Probably not what you would normally expect!

Holy Trinity Hurst Green: Sunday August 3rd Family Eucharist. Join us in worship and prayer, followed by a time together for coffee and cake. A service is held the first Sunday of each month.9.30am - 11.00am

Twinning Association: Saturday 11th October 8pm Village Hall. **Pink Floyd** (aka Relics) Tickets available £10 at the Community Shop & Cafe. 2015 the Twinning Association will be visiting our friends in Ellerhoop, Further info. later, however, you can can contact Derek Johnson ( or Gerald Harniman (860251) and they will keep you informed. Possible cost approx £200

The Hurst Green Community Shop & Cafe: continues to grow in popularity and now needs a cook. Urgently. Due to the growing demand on the cafe, a cook is urgently required over the weekends to help with the busy morning periods. The need has become so urgent that the shop has upgraded this role from a volunteer post to A paid post. The person would be required between 10.00 am and 1.30 pm on Saturdays & Sundays i.e. 7 hours a week. The post could be shared by 2 people so that they only have to work every other weekend. For further details please contact the Manager Claire Vidler on 01580 860 070 of e-mail Volunteers to help with washing dishes using machine and with other duties would be very much appreciated.

Art Exhibition: Come and see a display of beautiful pictures painted by Burwash Monday Painters in The Hurst Green Community Cafe & Shop 16 paintings on display and are all for pictures every 2 months. Opening Hours are: Monday - Friday: 7.30am - 6pm. Saturday: 9am - 1am Sunday: 10am - 1pm Website:

Allergy support: We help you identify and isolate triggers and create management and control plans. Free membership voluntary group supporting those effected by allergies and food intolerance. We take workshops to community groups. Contact us - Tel: 01424 212519 / 078696 19861 E.mail: Website:

Little Acorns Play Group Breakfast Club: starting from September. For ages 2-5 years - Excellent facilities - Great Ofsted report. Opening times 8am - 3pm (term time only) We have spaces in September so if you would like your little one to come to pre-school, come for a visit. For further information or book some sessions call on 07791 764 523 or email

Hurst Green Baby & Toddler Group: 9-11am Friday mornings in Little Acorns Playgroup (at Hurst Green School). For further info; please call 07791 764 523 email

Battle Area Community Transport: Flexible bus services for the Hurst Green. Your bus pass can be used on all our services. Please call Lyn on 01424 772001 9-12noon Mon-Fri.

Cynthia Jones

11 Acorn Way