MUSIC RECITAL: The Friends of Peasmarsh Parish Church are proud to announce that the Volta Quartet will be giving a Recital at the church on Monday May 4 at 6.30pm. This will be followed by the traditional Candlelit Supper in the church. Brochures and booking forms can be obtained from the church or from J. Als on 01797 230324 .

YOGA CLASSES: A reminder that Yoga Classes are now running at the hall with Laura Leslie from Always Yoga. All abilities welcome, there are classes on Tuesday evenings at 7pm and on Wednesdays at 9.30am, £7.00. Concessions available. Contact: Laura 01797 227564 or 07580984539

DOCTORS SURGERIES: There will be a surgery on Tuesday April 28, 11.30 am for booked appointments only - please book your appointment with Rye Medical Centre. The surgery dates for May will be Tuesday 12 and Tuesday 26.

QUIZ NIGHT: The next Quiz Night at the hall will be on May 9. The Quiz starts at 7.30pm, entrance is £5.50 which includes a ploughman’s supper, please bring your own drinks.

PEASMARSH FLOWER FESTIVAL: The Annual Flower Festival will take place over the weekend of May 23 - 25 at Peasmarsh church. If you would like to help with arranging flowers, refreshments, plant stall or raffle please contact Deirdre Bull on 01797 230208 or 07826 723409 or email Peasmarsh and District Ladies Choir are performing a concert of varied music at Peasmarsh church on Saturday May 23 at 6.30pm. Refreshments will be served; there will be a retiring collection.

PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION: Don’t forget to submit your best photographs for the Memorial Hall photographic Competition - The Memorial Hall Management Committee and Peasmarsh C of E Primary School are running a photographic competition to find pictures for a 2016 Peasmarsh Calendar and are looking for pictures that show the variety and things that make Peasmarsh the village it is.The competition will run until September 11, winners will be notified by September 25 and announced in the October edition of The Peasmarsh Periodical

CHAMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL: Booking will soon be open for the Peasmarsh Chamber Music Festival which will run from June 25 - June 28; brochures in Peasmarsh church.

CHURCH SERVICES: This Sunday there will be a Family service at Beckley church at 10am - these services are short and very friendly, all welcome.

Mary Hitchins

2 The Old Hop Gardens