THE NEW INN: Thursday, December 3, sees the Big Westfield Lights Switch On. The New Inn has organised a raffle, School Choir, and Arrow FM hopefully reporting live. From 5.30pm with the lights on at 6.30pm there is a hope this year of breaking the £10,000 barrier for St Michaels Hospice. Bookings are being taken for their Christmas menu. Some days are already completely booked, so act quickly. Plans are already in place for a New Years Eve party with the pub opening at 7pm, live music from the Mutineers at 9pm and of course a late license. See their website www.newinnwestfield.com or telephone 01424 752800 for more information.

F3: (Friends, Fun, Fellowship) is a group open to all women of any age. The cost is £3; for more details telephone Helen 01424 752052.

THE FRIENDSHIP CLUB: Future dates are November 23 and December 7 (Christmas party). New members are made most welcome. Meetings are 2pm to 3.30pm in the Parish Hall, and members enjoy dominoes, Scrabble, whist, bingo, and a chat over tea and biscuits. The yearly subscription is £5, plus 10p each meeting. Ring Jean Hobson 753095 for more information.

THE PLOUGH INN: are holding an evening of festive carol singing with Graham Port and Richard Stevens on Wednesday December 16 from 7pm. Mystery raffle with proceeds going to the Winkle Club, Hastings. Everyone welcome.

SCOUT GROUP: Westfield Beavers has re started and the new Leader, Katharine Moore, has spaces available for boys or girls aged between 6 and 8 years looking for fun and friends. If you would like more information please call her on 07736 146779.

WI: Westfield Women’s Institute meets in the Parish Hall on Tuesdays. New members are always welcome; just turn up, or ring 01424 754013 for more information.

NATIONAL TRUST: The Rye and District Association of the National Trust, Monday November 23. We have again arranged a Bluewater Shopping Trip. There are still a few seats available at £11.50pp. For details please contact Ros Adkins on 01797 253763 0r email rosinaadkins@aol.com

VILLAGE WEBSITE: www.westfieldvillage.co.uk has all sorts of information about village organisations, events, Westfield Community Association and the Parish Council. This is your website, set up to serve the village community, and your contributions, news and views are needed.

TO SEND INFORMATION: for the Westfield Village Voice please email george@roker.f9.co.uk

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