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Wine Tasting and Supper for Osborne House Garden Fund

Wine Tasting and Supper for Osborne House Garden Fund

Don't miss the opportunity to attend this fund raising event, supported by CUCULO DELI, on the 8th February 2020 at 7.30pm in the Dunn Village Hall, Rushlake Green. James from the Cuculo Deli will give a talk about Italian Wines, and various wines will be available to...

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Green to be Read

Green to be Read

We're planning some features looking at different ways to become a little more environmentally friendly in our everyday lives, and we want your help. Please let us know any topics you'd like us to cover or where maybe you've got some knowledge or experience to share....

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A Great Big Breakfast

A Great Big Breakfast

Fund-raising for the Village Hall, the Big Breakfast from 9.00-11.00am, Sunday 2nd February 2020, in the Dunn Village Hall, Rushlake Green. Ticket price £7.50 for fried breakfast, pastries, coffee/tea & orange juice. (Bucks Fizz Bar extra). Raffle. Tickets from...

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Off to a flying start

Off to a flying start

The Warbleton & District Horticultural & Poultry Society's Annual General Meeting, Tuesday 14th January 7.30pm in the DVH, will include an illustrated talk by Air Ambulance Kent, Surrey and Sussex - about "how they work, innovate and save lives". Everyone is...

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Welcome back Sandy

Welcome back Sandy

A familiar face has returned to the Rushlake Green Post Office. Sandy Jones ran the sub post office in its original location off the main shop until, in 2011, it was forced to close for a number of years, due to the shop reorganisation and changes in how the post...

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ROAD DIVERSION SENDING EXTRA TRAFFIC THROUGH RUSHLAKE GREEN

ROAD DIVERSION SENDING EXTRA TRAFFIC THROUGH RUSHLAKE GREEN

We understand that a road closure, from 18th November 2019 to 8th March 2020, in Windmill Hill will result in the traffic that used to transit through Bodle Street Green being diverted through Rushlake Green in both directions. For up to date information about all...

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VINTAGE RUSHLAKE GREEN CHRISTMAS

VINTAGE RUSHLAKE GREEN CHRISTMAS

We're already looking forward to the Christmas & Vintage Fair, in the Dunn Village Hall, on the last Saturday of November this year. The organisers tell us that we can expect Handcrafted cards, Gifts, Chutneys and Preserves, Candles and Soaps, Silversmith...

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£513 RAISED FOR CHARITY with a WHOLE LOTTA LOVE & PEACE

£513 RAISED FOR CHARITY with a WHOLE LOTTA LOVE & PEACE

The ‘Hits of 1969’ live gig, on 5th October 2019 in the Dunn Village Hall Rushlake Green, was a brilliant success.  The whole event, including takings at the door and in advance, the raffle (with many generous prizes from local businesses), the bar (all drink and...

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GREEN PAGES is (coming) back

GREEN PAGES is (coming) back

Get a sneak preview of our GREEN PAGES (classified entries from local providers), making a welcome return following a technical hiatus. You'll find a 'Green Pages' preview in the drop-down from the 'Local Information' tab at the top right corner of the screen. or...

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HOT NEWS from the RUSHLAKE GREEN VILLAGE STORES

HOT NEWS from the RUSHLAKE GREEN VILLAGE STORES

Now available - piping hot pasties, sausage rolls and bacon baps. Many loyal locals have already enthused about the availability of the mouth-watering range of hot pasties stuffed full of ingredients that include beef, chicken, lamb, bacon and chorizo. And the new...

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VILLAGE PLAYERS COMEDY outrageously OUT OF THIS WORLD

VILLAGE PLAYERS COMEDY outrageously OUT OF THIS WORLD

'COMFORT AND JOY', the refreshingly irreverent production by the Rushlake Green Village Players, confirms that local drama can be far from safe or predictable. It promises to be one of their most uproarious productions to date. The play's run will be from November...

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PURE GENIUS IN WOOL

PURE GENIUS IN WOOL

Talented local Julia Desch has some fascinating wool designs, at the PURE AUTUMN ART FAIR from 5th to 8th October in Battle. These creations, designed to encourage touching and feeling the natural materials, wood-turnings by Mark Austin.    

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The best of AUTUMN on SHOW

The best of AUTUMN on SHOW

Following on from great success last year, when the idea was first launched, the Warbleton and Dist. Horticultural & Poultry Soc. presents its 2nd Autumn Show on Saturday 12th October. As ever, there will be a dazzling array of produce and plants. Refreshments...

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THE ART OF SUCCESS

THE ART OF SUCCESS

This year's Open Art exhibition, organised by the Little Arts group, was bigger, better and even more well-attended. Fifty local artists, of every experience level, demonstrated their skill, creativity and flair. These works were...

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ART PREVIEW – EVERYONE WELCOME

ART PREVIEW – EVERYONE WELCOME

This year's Open Art exhibition kicks off with the Preview, from 6-9pm Friday 6th Sept, Dunn. Village Hall. And the show continues on Sat and Sunday 7th & 8th. This year's is better than ever, with an inspiring mix of different media, subjects and levels of...

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THE GREAT BIG LITTLE ARTS SHOW

THE GREAT BIG LITTLE ARTS SHOW

The Little Arts on the green Community Open Art Exhibition is open to all local artists, photographers, poets and craft makers. This year it takes place on 7th & 8th September, with a preview on Friday 6th. For all those wishing to enter work (and its open to...

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RUSHLAKE GREEN POST OFFICE TRANSFER DELAYED

RUSHLAKE GREEN POST OFFICE TRANSFER DELAYED

UPDATE TO THIS STORY : As a result of Tony's badgering, the PO have brought forward the Rushlake Green Post Office Re-opening to Tuesday 6th August - that's around nine weeks earlier than first promised. Excellent news. Well done Tony.  Rushlake Green Village Stores'...

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“OPEN FOR IDEAS”

“OPEN FOR IDEAS”

The Village Leaf welcomes Tony Field, the new Shopkeeper of the Rushlake Green Village Stores, seen here with his team: Julia Benning and Charlie Carr. Tony wants customers to be reassured that it's "very much business as usual" at the stores. He is very keen to...

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HOPE & GLORY ON THE GREEN

HOPE & GLORY ON THE GREEN

The Warbleton Brass Band presents PROMS ON THE GREEN with the South Downs Singers. The Rushlake Green village green provides a unique setting in which to relax with a picnic, listening to the Warbleton Brass Band's take on the quintessential Proms classics. This year...

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CHANGES AT THE VILLAGE SHOP

CHANGES AT THE VILLAGE SHOP

With huge regret we learn Bobby and his family have decided the time is right to move on, with the a new Shopkeeper taking over the Rushlake Green Village Stores on Monday 8th July. In the five year's since taking over the village shop, Bobby has overseen a whole host...

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FLOWER SHOW on RUSHLAKE GREEN

FLOWER SHOW on RUSHLAKE GREEN

Saturday 27th July sees the Warbleton & District Horticultural and Poultry Society Flower Show returning to Rushlake Green. As well as the usual marquee flowers, produce, craft and art this year's show features a Medieval Combat display, a dog show, a tug of war,...

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HOOPS OF FUN to be had by all

HOOPS OF FUN to be had by all

RUSHLAKE GREEN WI MEETING 25 JULY A VISIT TO JULIA PADBURY’S GARDEN WITH HOOPAHOLICS A real treat in store – a visit to Julia Padbury’s beautiful garden just up Middle Lane at Turners Green with the added entertainment of Eastbourne group ‘Hoopaholics’.  Cordelia...

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