Cricket: The cricket club are at home to Benenden on Saturday with a 1.30pm start. The matchball sponsor is Sarah Cartwright from the Fitted Carpet Company at Hawkhurst.

Fete: The village is to hold a fete with live music on the Upper Green from 12.30pm - 5pm. It will be called Rock Around The Clock. For more information and stall enquiries call 0783 7068451 or 01580 850201/850980.

Citizens Advice: The Citizen’s Advice Bus is parked in Back Road on Wednesdays from 1.30pm - 2.30pm.

Bike Ride: The Friends of Kent Churches Bike Ride takes place on September 13 from 10am - 6pm. For further information and sponsor forms contact Ann Tylden-Wright on 01580 850281.

Purpose Plate Lunch: Sandhurst Baptist Church holds a Purpose Plate Lunch on September 11. All are welcome but booking is necessary. Call Ken or Liz on 01580 850446.

Geoffrey Goodsell, 13 Levetts Lane, Bodiam