Welcome to the Village Leaf – our community website and facebook for Rushlake Green and the surrounding areas.

The (all new) Village Leaf is a free-to-access noticeboard for everyone in the community. We rely on volunteered time for all the editorial work and we fund the technical stuff like domains and software platforms using donations from supportive local residents. To send in content for blogs or for info, email rushlakegreenvillage@gmail.com

Use the drop down menus at the top of this page to access Green Pages (entries about local businesses and organisations) and Local Information.

We will publish new blog posts here on the front page as new information emerges. Click on any blog below (picture, title or ‘read more’) to read the full story.

If our facebook link on the right doesn’t appear, you can find our facebook at https://www.facebook.com/RushlakeGreenVillageLeaf/

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Rushlake Green Village Leaf

RUSHLAKE GREEN
BIG LUNCH TODAY 12.00
Sunday 3rd June.
The sun is shining - the perfect day for a big friendly community picnic on the green. And for Louise’s team, this is the culmination of weeks of planning and preparation. Now, with a few finishing touches, everything is ready. 12.00 start. Don’t miss it.
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RUSHLAKE GREEN
BIG LUNCH TODAY 12.00
Sunday 3rd June.
The sun is shining - the perfect day for a big friendly community picnic on the green. And for Louise’s team, this is the culmination of weeks of planning and preparation. Now, with a few finishing touches, everything is ready. 12.00 start. Don’t miss it.Image attachmentImage attachment

 

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Looks fabulous! Hope everyone has a perfect day. Can’t wait to see the ‘during and after’ photos

Here's hoping you all have a splendid lunch!

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To get your blog story on the Village Leaf send us a short piece of text (up to 200 words), a picture and a snappy headline.
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ALL FORMATS LIVE
The (all new) Village Leaf website now working brilliantly (Big Thanks to Robert at Quest Graphics) and is fully accessible on Laptops, Pads and Smartphones.
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Rushlakegreenvillage.co.uk

VILLAGE LEAF 2.1 LIVE
New site now live, apart from Facebook feed whichever is giving us a few problems but should be up soon
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GREEN PAGES 2.1
All the existing Green Pages entries have now been transferred to the new website. Any errors or corrections to rushlakegreenvillage@gmail.com
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ART ON THE GREEN preview

The Little Arts will again be attending the Rushlake Green to invite contributions to the Open Art exhibition that will return to to the Dunn Village Hall from 14th to 16th September.  To submit work for this popular exhibition, contributors need to register by 27th...

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Rushlake Green WI

FOR WHAT IT'S WORTH Dunn Village Hall 7.30pm July 26th 2018 an inside view of the Antiques World by Janie Ramsey followed by refreshments. Do come and join us for this interesting evening. Contact Helen Porter on 01435 830047 for details Coming up in our 2018...

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LOCAL EVENTS coming up

26th July - 'For what it's worth', an inside view of the Antiques World, Janie Ramsey, RG WI DVH 28th July - 84th Flower Show, Rushlake Green 10th August - Oberon's Cure, The Rude Mechanicals 27th August - Le Marche, Heathfield 8th to 23rd September - Hailsham...

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FLOWER POWER

Don't miss the village Flower Show on Rushlake Green, Saturday 28th July 2018. Plants, flowers, produce and artistic works in the marquee, and a panoply of stalls and attractions. Pawsome Pupz Flyball Team, Dog show, Children's races, Tug of war. Schedules available...

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HELP US FUND THE NEW LEAF

This is a free-to-use community website and we rely on local people’s generosity to keep it going. So please, if you value your community website, make a donation today of say £10 - £25.. Cash or cheques can be dropped off at the Village Stores, or to Nigel Mckeeman,...

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HEATHFIELD SHOW

The brilliant Heathfield Agricultural Show is on Saturday 26th May 2018 and runs from 8am to 5:15pm at  Little Tottingworth Farm, Broad Oak, Heathfield,  East Sussex, TN21 8UE.  Full details at https://heathfieldshow.org/ As well as all the livestock and horse...

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W.I. SUMMER SPECIALS!

Our summer programme of speakers is set to interest, intrigue and educate with June’s offering of Rasputin – Angel or Devil by Colin Brown followed in July by Janie Ramsey’s talk on antiques For What It’s Worth. September brings Sir Jeremy Cooke, the High Court judge,...

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CALLAMITY JANE – VILLAGE PLAYERS

VILLAGE PLAYERS RUSHLAKE GREEN Wednesday 16th May to Saturday 19th May 2018 Dunn Village Hall, Rushlake Green. Last few tickets may still be available via https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/villageplayersrushlakegreen A stage musical loosely based on the historical...

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DEFIB IN NEED OF RESUSCITATION

The RESUSCITUS campaign still needs to raise some extra funds for replacement electronic pads for our local defibrillators. Please consider making a donation to help sustain this valuable life-saving local network of defibrillators. For more information on funding...

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HORSE & GROOM

It's refreshing to see that Garry and his team are keen to restore the Horse and Groom to its roots as a village local. Once the generic Shepherd Neame branding had been stripped away, it was possible to see the remains of the previous, much simpler, signage. Judging...

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GREAT BIG LITTLE ARTS CALENDAR

The Little Arts website now features a great calendar of local arts events on its from page: http://thelittlearts.co.uk/. You can also explore local events, activities and arts news on facebook @thelittlearts. And if you’re organising a local arts event, or wish to...

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