Westfield

Westfield Parish Church: services on Sunday are Holy Communion at 8am and Morning Praise at 10am. The Lent series ‘Opening Doors’ starts in church at 7pm on Wednesday, February 17. Tickets are now on sale at church or Archers Butchers for the roast lunch following the Family Service on Sunday, February 28. The lunches are always popular occasions, so book early!

Westfield Horticultural Society: is running a Valentine Quiz Evening tomorrow Saturday, February 13 in the Parish Hall, at 7pm for a 7.30pm start. This is for teams of up to eight people, and promises an evening of fun. Tickets are £5 each including hot supper and gateaux, and need to be booked in advance by ringing Catherine on 01424 552485. Please bring your own drinks.

The Friendship Club: meets in the Parish Hall on Monday, February 15 in the Parish Hall from 2-3.30pm. Members play bingo and whist over a cup of tea and biscuits during the afternoon. Several outings are arranged during the year. The yearly subscription is £5, and then the cost is only 10p each meeting. New members are always welcome, so contact Jean Hobson on 01424 753095 if you would like to know more.

F3 (Friends, Fun, Fellowship): is a group open to all women of any age. The next meeting is in the Parish Hall on Thursday, February 25, at 7.30pm, with ‘It’s My Turn’ as Nik Wiggins demonstrates wood-turning. Admission is £2, and for details telephone Helen on 01424 752052.

Westfield Football Club: is organising a Race Night at Westfield Parish Hall on Saturday, February 27 at 7pm for 7.30pm start. There will be a bar, but bring your own nibbles – and some betting money. Ring 07899917952 to book a table at £5 per person.

Westfield Scout Group: presents another Murder Mystery Evening on Saturday, March 5, with the popular Playden Murder Mystery Players. The event is for teams of up to 6 people, and starts at 7.30pm in the Parish Hall. Tickets include ploughman’s supper, but please bring your own drinks and glasses to help the little grey cells along. Tickets (£8) will be available from Scout Leaders, Archers Butchers, or ring 01424 754080 or 753684.

Save the date! This year’s Westfield Village Fete: will be on Saturday June 4 from 1pm on the Parish Field. It will celebrate the 950th anniversary of the Battle of Hastings with a 1066 theme. All offers of help will be gratefully received, so watch out for details.

The Westfield 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.

We are still looking for someone: to be our new Village Voice correspondent. Please contact janice.bolton@westfieldvillage.co.uk for more information. Until a replacement is found please send any Village Voice contributions to the same address.

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