St Mary’s Salehurst: is holding a breakfast at the Salehurst Halt on Saturday 9th January starting at 8.30am. The speaker will be Anthea Williams, who is a police chaplain. New members are welcomed to this bi-monthly event. If you are interested in finding out more or for availability please contact Angela Tidmarsh on 880307.

This week the services are on Sunday 10th January starting with Holy Communion at 9am in the Mission Room, Fair Lane. Then Sung Eucharist at Salehurst at 11am. Sunday Club is being held for all children of primary age in the vestry at 11am. All are welcome to any of the services.

Robertsbridge Community Choir: (ROCOCO) is resuming again on Wednesday 13th January. The choir meets every Wednesday from 7.30pm in the URC Hall and members pay a small subscription of £3 per session. Anyone is welcome to join, there is no audition and the only requirement is to enjoy singing.

DARTS: Tonight we are in League action at home to The Millers 8p.m.

FOOTBALL: If the weather relents tomorrow The Bridge 1st are away to Hollington United at Gibbons Field while the 2nd team are at home to St.Leonards with both matches K.O. 2p.m.

Don’t miss out on all the latest breaking news where you live.

Here are four ways you can be sure you’ll be amongst the first to know what’s going on.

1) Make our website your homepage at

2) Like our Facebook page at

3) Follow us on Twitter @BattleObs

4) Register with us by clicking on ‘sign in’ (top right corner). You can then receive our daily newsletter AND add your point of view to stories that you read here.

And do share with your family and friends - so they don’t miss out!

The Rye and Battle Observer - always the first with your local news.

Be part of it.