Local events

SADDLE SECURITY: SUSSEX Horse Watch will offer leather saddle marking at GG’s Tack Shop, Freshfields Farm, Westfield, on Saturday March 17, 10am-2pm.

The service is free but a donation to Sussex Horse Watch would be appreciated.

Details from sussexhorsewatch@gmail.com or call 07836 213810.


A TABLE top sale in aid of Bliss, the charity which helps premature and sick babies, will take place at Robertsbridge Village Hall, Station Road, on Saturday March 24, 10am-noon.

Items on sale will include clothes, toys, books, DVDs, baby equipment, crockery, soft furnishings, pictures, small electrical items, plants, cakes, jewellery and more.

For information about the sale contact Matthew and Sarah Wilkinson via email at wilkinson1996@hotmail.com or call 01580 881 845.


THE annual Pestalozzi International Celebration takes place tomorrow (Saturday), 1-4pm at the Pestalozzi Village in Sedlescombe.

A variety of interactive workshops will include drumming, national dress, henna, wirecars and more, all organised by the Pestalozzi students.

Entry is free, but there is a suggested donation of £2 for each workshop.

Student performances at 2pm and 3.30pm, refreshments, raffle, plus a chance to speak to staff and students.


CROWHURST and District Horticultural Society will hold a Spring Flower Show at Crowhurst Village Hall on March 17 from 2pm.

Entries welcome from all. Schedule and further information from Mary on 01424 774102.


FERGUS Garrett, the head gardener at Great Dixter in Northiam, is to give a talk in Battle.

The talk is entitled Great Dixter Past, Present and Future and will take place at Battle Memorial Hall on Thursday March 29, 7.30-10pm.

The evening will cost £7 and there will be a horticultural raffle and light refreshments.

Tickets available from Battle Memorial Hall. Further information from 01424 772992 or visit www.beautifulbattle.org


CATSFIELD Primary School PTA will hold a quiz night at Catsfield Village Hall on Saturday March 24, 7pm for 7.30pm start.

Teams of six, tickets cost £5, including first drink.

Licensed bar available, bring your own snacks.

To book, call Scott Lavocah on 07808 572310 or e-mail pta@catsfieldcep.e-sussex.sch.uk