Maria Standen, Swallow Farm

Netherfield Church – The first service in March, this Sunday, will be a non-Eucharist Family Service held at Mountfield. Thereafter services will follow the usual format of Holy Communions at Brightling on the Sunday arch 10, Mountfield on Sunday March 17 and Netherfield on Sunday March 24. Services are at 10 am.

Advance notice that we shall be holding our annual Spring Fair on Saturday March 23 in the church. Full details will be advised nearer the time but this is so people can start to think about any donations of produce, possibly plants if the weather relents at all, books, bric a brac etc. We will also be happy should you want to have a stall at the event, in which case please contact me. Paul Smith, Churchwarden.

Netherfield Village Hall bookings - Marrissa Stepanek 01424 838106, or call in at the village shop.

White hart - Thursday March 21 we are holding a Quiz Night in aid of 1066 Cycle Group the charge is £2.50 per person, 4 or 6 players per team. Food is served from 6pm with specials being sausage, chips and peas or scampi and chips for £6 per person. Please come along and help raise money for a worthy cause. Every month on the Third Thursday we hold an annual Quiz, always for a local cause, please if you can come along then do, its very hard for organisations to raise money the next quiz is to raise money for our local Church in Netherfield.

There are various groups meeting throughout the month including Boules, The Rover group, The Harley Davidson group, T.R.Cars and The Breakaway Club, if you would like to know more about any of the dates and times or the darts and football teams please give Sean a ring on 01424 838382. White Hart Boules Pitch. The pieste is free to use, any clubs please feel free to come and use the pieste, FOC any time except match days which are Saturday afternoons throughout the season. We have a group of ladies and Gents that play amongst themselves Monday Lunchtimes. Please all check our websites for updates of up coming events

The mobile library will be outside the shop from 11.50 – 12.10 on Friday’s March1 &15.

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Hard of Hearing Group - The next meeting at Battle will be on Monday March 4 2013, 2pm – 3.30pm at the Battle Medical Centre, Telham House, 13 Mitre Way. The subject for our talk this month is “Communication Tactics.” Do you struggle to hear conversation when out in public places such as pubs, clubs and restaurants or during small family gatherings etc? If so, come along and find out how a few simple and easy to learn communication techniques could make all the difference. Everybody welcome. Further information please contact: David Rowan, East Sussex Hearing Resource Centre, 8 St Leonard’s Road, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN21 3UH  Tel: 01323 722505 (voice/text/fax) Email:  Registered charity No. 1101140