CHURCH SERVICES: This Sunday in St Mary’s Church there will be services of Holy Communion at 8am, and Evensong at 6pm.

CONTACT DETAILS: As I have nothing else to report this week, I’d like to remind readers of this column that I rely on you all to let me know about recent and forthcoming events, and other local news. Think of yourselves as my eyes and ears! My phone number is 01797 223055, email address mrholmes123@btinternet.com : please do make frequent use of them to keep me in the picture.

Incidentally, the wonderful garden at Fairlight End, Pett, which I mentioned in this column last week, attracted a record number of visitors at the weekend (including a group from Belgium) and raised over £3,500 for the National Gardens Scheme.

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