Hurst Green

Contact me: To bring the news of your club or events etc...please contact me on 01580 861219

THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY: meeting in the Village Hall Wednesday 10th December 7.45pm. Speaker: Peter Jones. ‘The History of Finger Prints’ Followed by coffee and biscuits, raffle. £2 for visitors (£10 members annual fee.)

WHAT’S HAPPENING AT HOLY TRINITY?: Saturday 20th December there will be a carol service followed by mince pies and mulled wine. If you are interested in getting involved, whether it is joining in on the 1st &or 3rd Sunday, helping to keep the graveyard tidy, or if you would like someone to pray with you or to find out more about the Christian faith then please give us a call on 015809 860649, Richard & Annabelle Blackaby. See Shop/cafe news re: carol procession from Holy Trinity to the shop to light up the holly bush

Hurst Green Primary School: Christmas fair Saturday December 6th 12pm - 3.30pm

ORCHARD FARM SHOP: Saturday 29th 10am - 4pm The Taste of Christmas. Everything for your perfect Christmas festivities.

UNDER 8 FOOTBALL TRAINING: every Saturday from 9am-10am at the Hurst Green Playing Fields. Phone Kellie Compton 01580 860476 for more information.

SHOP & CAFE NEWS: Annual lighting of the holly bush Sunday 7th December at 5pm In the Garden of the Cafe. Before the lighting up ceremony there will be a carol procession with lanterns (children must be accompanied by an adult) From Holy Trinity Church through Ridgeway to The Shop. 29th NOVEMBER at The Shop there will be a free lantern making workshop for kids. Our opening hours are Monday - Friday 7.30am - 5.30pm. Saturday 9.00am - 3.00pm Sunday 10.00am - 3.00pm. Because of extended opening hours we need extra volunteers to man the till & make drinks in the afternoons. Whenever you spend £10 or more, in the shop (excluding alcohol & tobacco) you will be eligible to a free ticket for our ‘End of Month’ raffle. Each month the winner will be able to select a delicious cake made by Mark Roby. Order a meal by phone and it will be ready to eat or collect whenever you want it. 01580 860 070. You can arrange to have your medication sent to the shop/cafe for your collection

ART EXHIBITION: Paintings by Burwash Monday Painters in THE HURST GREEN COMMUNITY CAFE & SHOP 16 paintings on display and are all for pictures every 2 months. Website:

THE PRIMARY SCHOOL OPEN DAYS: for children starting school next September - 2nd Dec. Thurs. 8th Jan.2015 01580 860375

LITTLE ACORNS PLAY GROUP BREAKFAST CLUB: For ages 2-5 years - Excellent facilities - Great Ofsted report. Opening times 8am - 3pm (term time only) 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)

SHORT MAT BOWLS CLUB: Plays in the Village Hall Monday evenings & Thursday afternoons. We have an Annual Christmas Social, drinks & snacks provided, a game with a Christmas Hamper prize for both men and women. At the end of the season the Annual Trophy Dinner 50% paid by the club. The season is from September 1st until May 31st the following year. £6.50 annual sub. & £2.20 per match. Please call Ray Young on 01580 860574 for more info and if you wish to join us.

Cynthia Jones

11 Acorn Way