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April edition

The latest newsletter contains interesting interviews with locals and reports of recent activities.  However, with the rapid introduction of measures to combat Coronavirus, nearly all of the events listed have had to be cancelled.  But there was just enough time to add in a few offers to help over the coming weeks (from Mayfacs and Guy the dog walker, for example) as well as some news of delivery services.

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Mayfield, Five Ashes and the Great War

The newsletter has been publishing monthly articles relating to events 100 years ago.  You can use this link to see these articles on the local Royal British Legion website

Help for Self-isolating Residents


Community Centre update

At the Parish Council Meeting on Monday 9th March there was a majority vote in favour of considering a further option for the Architect’s brief of a stand-alone Community Centre without the health centre.  Unfortunately this compromises the public consultation result of a 76% response in favour of a combined community and medical centre. At…


Consultation open day – 4 January

The second session for residents to ask questions is from 10am to 1pm in the Memorial Hall from 10am to 1pm on Saturday 4 January 2020. Representatives from Woodhill Surgery will be attending this session.

Details of A Christmas Carol , St Dunstan’s Church on Friday 13th September at 7.30 pm. Suitable for all ages 11+. Performed by the Lantern Theatre Company.

A Christmas Carol

A production of A Christmas Carol is being held in St Dunstan’s Church on Friday 13th September at 7.30 pm.  It is suitable for all ages of 11 and up, and is being performed by the Lantern Light Theatre Company. Tickets can be booked here.  They will also be available at the door. There will…


Late Night Shopping

A chance to visit the shops, experience their hospitality and look at their Christmas offers. Listen to carol singing by the children from Mayfield Primary School and Skippers Hill Manor Preparatory School. Watch the switch on of the Christmas Lights by a local village hero.  Even more lights this year! Join in yourself in the…


Slow Film Festival this weekend

The Mayfield Slow Film Festival takes place this weekend (19th – 20th October). See for tickets and details

M&FA Newsletter August 2018
M&FA Newsletter August 2018
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