Netherfield Church: Dates for your diary Sunday July 12, 2-5pm - Afternoon Tea at Aversden, Netherfield Hill, Battle, East Sussex, TN33 0LH. Fund raiser for Netherfield Church. All Welcome. Tickets £5 in advance, contact Emma on 01424 775283 or email Come and enjoy a full afternoon tea of finger sandwiches, scones, cream & jam and selection of cakes. There will also be a raffle and trampoline for the children (parents must supervise!)

Call my Bluff Evening:, Thursday September 10, 7pm in the Church. Join us for an entertaining evening trying to work out who is telling porkies!! Audience involvement throughout and a sausage and mash supper at half time! Tickets will be on sale nearer the time priced at £7.50, but save the date! You can register your interest with Emma to reserve a place, call 01424 775283 or email

Harvest Festival: Church service at Netherfield will be at 11am on Sunday September 27 followed by Harvest Lunch in the Church. Save the date!

Autumn Fair: In Church, Saturday October 17, 10-12am. Offers of help to Emma please (usual contact details!)

St Nicholas Fair: In Church, Saturday December 5 10-12am. The infamous Polar Bear will be greeting visitors at the door and Santa will be in his grotto waiting to see all of the children. Save the date. Offers of help to Emma please (usual contact details)

If anyone has any ideas regards further fundraising activities that we could try or would be willing to host a coffee morning/supper club or help in any way we would love to hear from you.

Brightling Park: Walled garden music fest 2015. Saturday & Sunday July 18 & 19. For more info & tickets

Shoe Bin: This is located outside the shop, please recycle all your unwanted shoes, boots and wellies.

Netherfield Post Office: we hold Euros in stock, all other currencies can be order for the next day. Health Lottery tickets also available 50p per ticket win up to £25000, £1 per ticket win up to £100000.

The Mobile Library: The July schedule is not available yet.

Battle Hard of Hearing Support Group: the next meeting will be held on Monday July 6 2015, from 2pm to 3:30pm at St Martins, (ground floor lounge), Mount Street, Battle, TN33 0DR. For more information please contact East Sussex Hearing Resource Centre on 01323 722505.

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