Bizzy Crafts Group: Tomorrow, Saturday November 15 2014 from 2.30pm to 4pm at the Netherfield Village Hall the Community Friends are starting a Hobbies and Crafts Group. You are invited to come along and join in to share your talents, learn new skills and meet like minded people of all ages – experts and novices welcome. Enquiries to Gillian on 07519 014752 or just come along with your sewing, knitting, woodwork or loom bands.

DDARA/ROAR: Beginners Tai Chi at Netherfield Village Hall, for 5 weeks from Friday November 14 from 10 – 11am. Claverham Community College Tutor. £3 including refreshments. Wear loose clothing. Numbers are limited so please call Stewart on 838436 or Ron on 838296.

Netherfield Church: Sunday November 30 will be an Advent carol Service at Mountfield starting at 5 pm. Please note the variations in start time. St. Nicholas Fair which includes the popular “Brunch with Santa”. On Saturday December 6 from 10 am until noon in the church. Aimed at children (and of course their parents please) this is a chance to meet Father Christmas, receive a gift and enjoy a breakfast afterwards. There will also be seasonal stalls. Full details will be available in a week or two. Paul Smith, Churchwarden.

Hatha Yoga Classes: at Netherfield Village Hall, have started on Monday evenings, 6pm – 7.15pm for Intermediate and 7.30pm – 8.45pm for Beginners, £5 per class. Please bring a cushion and blanket, spaces are limited so please contact Carleen to reserve your place 07592 081432 or

Netherfield Stores: Want to stop smoking? We now have E cigarettes and associated supplies for sale.

White Hart: On the third Thursday of every month we hold a Quiz night for a local charity all are welcome , there is always a ‘special’ on offer for food. There are various groups meeting throughout the month including Boulez, 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 Boulez 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 today, Friday November 21.

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Maria Standen, Swallow Farm