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The July print edition is available from Five Ashes Inn, Five Ashes Village Hall, Heal's Farm Shop, The Shopping Basket, Pink Cabbage, Leppard's Butchers, St. Dunstan's Pharmacy, Mace, and NOW Hospice in the Weald shop & Mayfield Post Office
July's edition contains an interview with Monica Aitken, talking about the South & South-East in Bloom competition, for which the villages have been decorated so beautifully. There are also: the second instalment in the year of Tom Crisp, eventer; reminiscences from John Logan; news from the schools, churches and societies; as well as viewpoints from various parishioners and much more. Don't forget to look at the advertisments - there are lots of products and services on offer from local sources.
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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
St Dunstan’s Church is holding a Biblefest between Sunday 8th and Sunday 15th October with lectures, displays, Middle Eastern supper, film and Gospel concert. Details are on the posters below and on the St. Dunstan’s website.
No applications from residents have been received so far for the Parish Council to consider co-opting as Councillor, although interest has been expressed. Therefore, if you are interested please forward your CV to the office with a covering letter outlining why you think you would be a valued member of the Parish Council and any…
The Parish Council was very surprised to hear the East Sussex County Council (ESCC) announcement on 11 September 2017 that their cabinet would be asked to approve a consultation on library services which includes shutting seven of 24 libraries, one of which, sadly, is Mayfield. The Parish Council supports Mayfield Library and already contributes in…
Colkins Mill Church is hosting a Reunion Tea for all who had connections with the church or Sunday School in the past. Come and meet former members, see some old photos and enjoy reminiscing! Sunday 8 October at 3.30 at Colkins Mill Church, Station Road, Mayfield
The Mayfield Bonfire Boyes and Belles are organising the Mayfield Carnival on Saturday 16th September. There will be a boot/table top/afternoon market in the Memorial Hall car park 12 noon – 3.30pm (phone Jo Lee to book a table 872717) Entertainment will be held throughout the afternoon including music from The Logan Wilson Band’. Licensed…
You can just turn up at the Foodbank – no need for vouchers or assessments. It’s there to give confidential help to the young and old facing temporary difficulties. The Foodbank is open Tuesday 10-11 and Friday 5-6 at the Old Fire Station, on your left as you go down Fletching Street just above Carpenters…