Football: Sandhurst Football Club is top of division five and a great win was had by them when they beat St Leonards 10-1.

Oak Hall: Sandhurst Baptist Church is very supportive of Oak Hall in Serbia and so a generous gift of £200 was sent from the offerings at the harvest service. For more information about the work of Oak Hall in Serbia give the pastor Ken a ring on (01580) 850446. The service this Sunday, 14 February, is morning worship at 10:30AM. Evening meeting at 7PM.

Book Club: the book club meets on 16th of February to discuss the drivers seat by Muriel Spark. For further information about the meeting at 7.30PM contact Gill on (01580) 850965.

Police surgery: takes place at the Old School Hall on February 16 from 10AM to 12PM.

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