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April 2020

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Hello, April already, hopefully some better weather is on the way and with it an end to the coronavirus that is occupying everyone at the moment. I hope you have not been affected & are keeping healthy. At the time of writing things seem to be changing quickly so it is a good idea to be prepared and the best advice at the moment seems to be to wash your hands thoroughly and frequently with soap. Easter is nearly here, I am sure I am not alone in looking forward to the Bank Holidays. If you need some ideas for activities over Easter then have a look at the RSPB article on page 12 as they have several family events planned. You can also read about lots of other activities in our community pages. Budding photographers, please do email me your high resolution photos, we are always looking for images for the front covers. The next magazine will be the May 2020 edition, deadline 7th April. Happy Easter! Have a great month. Many thanks to local resident  Best wishes Judy Hewlett for this month’s  Sarah lovely cover photo.  Email: infocusmagazines@btinternet.com www.infocusmagazines.co.uk Tel: 01243 583891 Mobile: 07729 682 245 In Focus Magazines, c/o Newman Thompson Printers, 1 Jubilee Road, RH15 9TL

All advertisements are printed in good faith, however Villages in Focus cannot take responsibility for the content of the adverts or the services provided by the advertisers. Opinions & views expressed in articles are not necessarily held by In Focus Magazines.

Moonlight Walk 2020  Be a star for St Wilfrid's Hospice! Join #TeamWilf on Satur‐ day 2nd May at 10pm for a 5 or 10 mile sponsored walk through the night. Walk to remember a  loved  one,  walk  for  the  challenge,  walk  with  family  and  friends,  walk  to  show  you  care.  Stwh.co.uk/moonlightwalk   Sahara Desert Trek, Morocco This is your invita on for adventure on a trek that summits the top of the highest sand dunes  in the Sahara ‐ The Chigaga Dunes. You will trek and camp for 4 days on 11‐16 November 2021  through an ever‐changing landscape.   Taking on a trek like this can be a spiritual experience for those who wish to walk in memory  of someone cared for by St Wilfrid's Hospice. For others it will be the physical challenge that calls to them. Whatever the reason you may feel drawn to this trek you will be fully supported for the en re journey ‐ from  signing up to fundraising, to the trek itself.   

Leap4Love takes it to the next level in 2020         For the first  me St Wilfrid's is offering a tandem skydive at 15,000 feet next year, offering you a whole minute  of  free  fall  experience  in  which  to  enjoy  the  view!  “It was a truly amazing experience and wanted to do it again as soon as I landed!” Rebecca – Leap 4 Love 2019 Sunday 19th July 2020 (Register for your place by Sunday 21st June) Take the leap at stwh.co.uk/support‐us/events/skydive.  

Open Tours 2020: 3 ‐ 4 April We are giving people another chance to visit and find out all about the vital work that St Wilfrid’s does and why  all your support and fund raising is so vital. During your visit you will be able to meet staff, ask ques ons and get  advice about the care and support we offer both at the hospice and out in the   community where the majority of our service is delivered. For more details of all these exciting events visit stwh.co.uk/support-us/events or contact the St Wilfrid’s To advertise in Villages in Focus please email infocusmagazines@btinternet.com


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The history of the public loo

We take public toilets for granted today yet for the majority of British history they didn't exist! The first public flushing toilet was invented and created by a plumber named George Jennings, and showcased at the Great Exhibition in 1851. People were enthralled by this amazing contraption and it proved so popular that the first public loos, called 'Public Waiting Rooms' were opened the following year. There was a huge public desire for better sanitation to prevent the spread of diseases like cholera. In Victorian Britain, the first public toilets were designed for men only. No-one gave much thought to women. For the most part women were considered to be their husband's property, and their place was in the home. Although many working-class women did work outside the home, most middle-class women did not, and neither were they expected to travel much. If they did want or need to travel, women from polite society had to plan their route carefully to include areas where they could relieve themselves. This meant that for the most part women travelled only to see family and friends, within the distance their bladders allowed. The fledgling feminist movement felt keenly that a lack of access to toilets was a barrier to women accessing public spaces. This led to the formation of the Ladies Sanitary Association, which campaigned from the 1850s onwards, fairly successfully, and

succeeded in getting more public toilets built for females, though the numbers fell far short of those required. Other campaigns for more female toilets were opposed vehemently by men, who either did not want the facilities located in the same place as their own toilets or didn't want them anywhere where they might be visible to men. Society was coyer in the 19th Century and bodily functions, particularly female bodily functions were considered taboo. There were even cases of female public toilets being sabotaged by men! The First World War saw women entering the work force in huge numbers for the first time, as they entered munition factories to help with the war effort. These factories were traditionally dominated by males so had very little in the way of female facilities. But now women had the numbers to begin to campaign for female changing rooms and toilets. Many employers resisted though and there was nothing in law at the time to force their hand because there were only limited protections for workers of either sex. It actually took until 1992 before legislation was passed to dictate that men and women in a workplace must have separate toilet facilities where possible: "Employers should arrange for separate facilities for men and women. If this isn’t possible, toilets and washing facilities must have locks. These ensure privacy and security.� (The Health and Safety Executive (HSE)) So next time you spend a penny at the train station or shopping centre, spare a thought for your poor ancestors whose only options were to cross their legs and think dry thoughts! By Tracey Anderson

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Do you have a laptop and a smartphone? How about cordless power tools, or even an electric car? If the answer to any of these questions is yes, then you will be dependent on rechargeable batteries. I was surprised to learn that rechargeables have been around since 1859! French physicist Gaston Plante developed the lead acid cell. This had a lead anode (the positive bit), a lead dioxide cathode (the negative bit) and a sulphuric acid electrolyte (the chemical connector). The Plante battery was actually the precursor to our modern-day car batteries. Regular non-rechargeable batteries and rechargeables generate current in exactly the same way: through an electrochemical reaction involving the anode, cathode and electrolyte. In a rechargeable battery though the reaction is reversible. So, when electrical energy from an outside source is applied to the battery (i.e. it’s plugged into a charger), the negative-to-positive electron flow that occurs during battery use is reversed, and its charge is restored. The most common rechargeable batteries on the market today are lithium-ion (Li-ion). Nickel-metal hydride (NiMH) and nickelcadmium (NiCd) batteries are also used.

industrial applications. NiMH is also available in AA and AAA sized rechargeables for consumer use. Lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries are being used in applications that were previously served by lead and nickel-based batteries. Li-ion batteries have a long life, hold a charge better, operate at higher voltages, and can be made smaller and lighter so they are very popular for phones and laptops etc. But Li-ion batteries are not currently available in popular standard sizes such as AAA, AA, C or D, and they're considerably more expensive. All rechargeable batteries (and the single use variety) contain metals such as cadmium, cobalt and lead that are harmful to the environmental if not disposed of properly. Hence when they reach the end of their life it’s better to keep them out of landfills because these metals can taint the surrounding air, topsoil and groundwater. Remember, even rechargeable batteries will eventually die, though it may take hundreds of charges before that happens. Make sure to dispose of them responsibly at a recycling facility. By Tracey Anderson

Nickel-cadmium (NiCd) have been around a long time and are pretty rugged, so they are used where long service life, high discharge current and extreme temperatures are required. They allow very fast charging with minimal stress so tend to be used in power tools, medical devices, and aviation. Nickel-metal-hydride (NiMH) were developed as a replacement for NiCd. They are used for medical instruments, hybrid cars and

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01243 952400 Unit F, William Booker Yard, The Street, Walberton, Arundel, West Sussex BN18 0PF.

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A moveable feast! “Easter is early this year!”

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“Ooh isn’t Easter late this year?”

The equinox is the instant of time during a year when the plane of Earth's equator passes through the centre of the Sun. This occurs twice annually. In the springtime this is around (but not exactly on) 20th March. Full moons occur every 29.5 days so between those two events there is quite a lot of leeway when it comes to dates, but Easter is always somewhere between March 22nd and April 25th. So now you can say with confidence that Easter is early…or late…or possibly right where it should be.

Easter never seems to come on time! In fact, it’s a different time every year. Why is that? We don’t move Christmas or New Year’s Day so what makes Easter so flexible? This year Easter Sunday falls on April 12th. I suspect that for once it’s actually on time though frankly who knows? The reason for Easter being something of a moveable (chocolate) feast is because it is celebrated on the first Sunday after the Paschal full moon, which is the first full moon after the spring

Happy Easter. By Sarah Davey

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When did you last hear a cuckoo? I remember as a child growing up, hearing the cuckoos call emanating around my hometown. Sadly, this is now just a memory for me and many of my generation. Like much of our birds and other wildlife, it has declined rapidly and now this most symbolic of calls has been lost widely across the country. What is more frightening is that it’s likely, that there are now more people in the UK that have never heard a cuckoo before, than those that have. However, you can still hear, and see, these celebrated birds around our beautiful reserves of RSPB Pagham Harbour and RSPB Medmerry each spring. Repeating their name over and over, seeming near, then far, the very sound lifts the soul as they herald in the spring. Cuckoo ‐ Ben Andrews  Often when we talk about spring and summer migrants, we automatically think of rspb‐images.com  warblers, larks and other celebrated songbirds, that fill the air with their vocalisations, or swallows, martins and swifts, that wheel high above against blue skies. However, there are many others that arrive or pass through our reserves at this time of year. One of these, is one of my favourite waders, the common sandpiper. This neat little wader, with grey-brown upperparts and breast, has white underparts that lead up in front of the wing as a distinctive white shoulder. Although nondescript in appearance, it has an endearing habit of bobbing up and down on its short green legs known as ‘teetering’. Look out for them around pools or channels where they can be seen feeding at the edges. The UK also has one summer migrant duck, the garganey. The male has a brown head with broad white stripes over its eyes that curve down and meet at the back of the neck. It has a mottled brown breast, barred grey flanks and drooping black and white feathers on its back. The female looks like a female mallard but with a white throat patch. Situated on the Manhood Peninsula, our reserves of Pagham Harbour & Medmerry are migration hotspots on this stretch of the south coast. They are alive and bursting with life at this time of year, with birds arriving back and passing through. For more information on the latest wildlife sightings and events pop into our Visitor Centre on the B2145 south of Chichester or check out our website www.rspb.org.uk/paghamharbour

April Saturday 04 April, Beach Clean! 10.45am at Earnley car park, RSPB Medmerry, PO20 7JL. Free

Easter Family Events Tuesday 07 April, Pond dipping and Bug hunting! Easter Eggscapade quiz! 10.30am (duration 2 hours) Booking essential £4 per child / £3 members Thursday 09 April, Eggstraordinary birds! Easter Eggscapade quiz! 10.30am (duration 2 hours) Booking essential £4 per child / £3 members Tuesday 14 April, Pond dipping and Bug hunting! 10.30am (duration 2 hours) Booking essential £3 per child / £2 members Thursday 16 April, Seashore Safari! Meet 10.30am at Church Norton car park PO20 9DT (duration 2 hours) Booking essential £3 per child / £2 members Saturday 18 April, Artists Wildlife Painting Workshop. 9.30am (duration 7 hours) Booking essential, £30 per person / £26 members Sunday 19 April, Bird Watching for Beginners – Pagham Harbour’s Birds of Spring. 10am (duration 3 hours) Booking essential £10 per person / £8 RSPB members Check out our website www.rspb.org/paghamharbour for full events program. RSPB Pagham Harbour & Medmerry Visitor Centre, Selsey Road, Sidlesham PO20 7NE Email: pagham.harbour@rspb.org.uk Tel: 01243 641508 www.rspb.org.uk/ paghamnarbour

NOW ALSO ON FACEBOOK @PaghamRspb

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FRIDAY 8TH MAY 2020  JOIN IN ON THE CELEBRATIONS! MIDDLETON ON SEA PARISH COUNCIL AND THE JUBILEE  HALL COMMITTEE WILL BE HOLDING A CELEBRATION PARTY TO MARK THE 

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Bognor Regis Tide Table April 2020 Time Zone GMT

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Hayling Billy Trail This months trek is a beautiful and very scenic 5 mile route exploring the lost ‘Hayling Billy’ railway line that used to travel from Havant to South Hayling along the western edge of the island. The old line has since been made into a trail that can be walked or cycled in either direction. We chose to catch the number 30 bus down to West Town and walk back northwards along the trail to Havant, with the wind behind us. On 28th June 1867 the first passenger train arrived at South Hayling Station. The station here consisted of 2 platforms, a large goods shed and three goods sidings. The trek today starts in West Town at the beginning of the Billy Trail, just off Station Road and the first building to be seen is the old goods shed with its distinctive look, that has now been restored and converted into a 144 seat theatre. There are plenty of information boards at the start here, describing the history, showing the route and displaying some great pictures of the past. Heading north on the trail, the straightness of the track is very reminiscent of an old railway line; it passes alongside the waterfront to one side and cattle fields the other, so can be quite exposed to the elements on windy days. Looking out across the harbour gives great views towards Portsmouth. Hayling Island and the Billy Line soon became a popular holiday & day trip destination and by the 1920s the trains were carrying up to 7000 passengers on peak days. However during WW2 the island’s priorities changed and many of the holiday camps were used to house troops. The Billy Line became crucial in transporting soldiers and heavy equipment to the island, particularly as the old timber road bridge was not even strong enough to carry a bus full of passengers. Pillboxes were also constructed to form a line of defence on the island and there are around a dozen that can still be seen, a fine example of one will be passed roughly halfway along the trail. The trail is very easy to follow and continuing northwards the old site of the North Hayling Halt is now a small car park and unfortunately not recognisable anymore. Farmers transporting their goods off the island would have used this interim station, it was designated as a request stop for anyone wanting to get on and off. A further information board situated here shows what the halt would have been like. Just a little way up the trail from this halt can clearly be seen the oyster beds. Oyster seeds imported from France would spend the winter here before being transported to Whitstable for the summer, the train played an important role in transporting the oysters back and forth, a platform and siding was built to cope with the 700 tonnes of oysters every year, however this ceased in 1925 and active farming ended in the1970s. The area is now West Hayling Nature Reserve and an important breeding ground for seabirds. A little further north and the trail comes to an abrupt end as the old swing bridge that would have carried the trains across the harbour is now only a series of struts in the Langstone Channel. The last train to journey down the line was in 1963 and in 1965 the old bridge was deemed unsafe and beyond economic repair. An old signal at this point has been restored and stands proud on the old route. After walking to the remains of the bridge you’ll need to back track and take the small path around the harbour to the road bridge, the route uses this bridge and crosses the small channel here, caution is required as this is a very busy road. Back on the mainland is the village of Langstone where the Old Station Masters cottage was sited, unfortunately it was burnt down in December 2018 and only the two chimneys remain. The trail crosses the road and the final stretch enters the suburbs of Havant. Just before Havant Station the track passes under an old bridge and passes original level crossing gates by the station. For more information and further walks please visit my blog at piertopiertrekking.com   Simon Baker Irons  To advertise in Villages in Focus please email infocusmagazines@btinternet.com


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DanceEd Children’s Street Dance term time Every Tuesday and Thursday YAPTON VILLAGE HALL Tuesday 4.15-5.00pm all ages Thursday 4-8 years 4-4.45pm Thursday 8-12 years 5-5.45pm Performance opportunities certificates, showcases SUMMER WORKSHOP £70 Mon August 10 to Thur. 13 9.00am-1.00pm. (4pm on 13th) (must be pre-booked) Contact Sami to book or enquire Samanthaamy1@aol.com or 07590 316408 Find me on Facebook DanceEd Children’s Street Dance Fully qualified and full DBS.

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Local History

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What does Easter mean to you? Eggs? Shopping? Time off work? For many people it is a time of religious significance? However what about the tradition of the Easter greetings card? Many people think this is a new innovation, along with all the other types of cards increasingly flooding the market. However you would be wrong. The postcard style of cards became available at the end of the 1900’s. The market was being flooded from the Continent, but mainly from Germany, as they began to excel in the embossing processes utilised for many of these cards. It is difficult for us today to realise that at the start of the 20th century the collecting of postcards was a universal craze and was reported as ‘raging like a forest fire’ by the start of the first World War. In the late 1970s William Duval (Author of Collecting Postcards 1894 – 1914) likened homes, at the turn of the century, without a postcard album to view as being as incomplete as those without a television set. It was a regular occurrence for families and children to send quantities of cards each Easter, with a variety of messages, one such was sent in 1941 and remarked, “just a postcard to wish you a happy Easter. We broke up at school on Wednesday for the Easter holidays. Well I must go to bed now.” A number of the cards shown here were sent in a period from 1914 to 1918, and like millions of others were collected in an album to be cherished for years to come. To advertise in Villages in Focus please email infocusmagazines@btinternet.com


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Alexandra Theatre, Regis Centre, Belmont Street, Bognor Regis. PO21 1BL. WWW.REGISCENTRE.CO.UK Box Office – 01243 861010. What’s on at the Alexandra Theatre – April 2020.

Friday 3 April – 7.30pm. 60 Minutes of Classical Music (in Studio One). Sunday 5 April – 2.30pm. Springtime in Paris. Tuesday 7 April – 2pm. The 2 O’clock Club – ‘The Way We Were’ – an Illustrated talk by Tony and Lizzie Gilks. Tuesday 7 April – 7.30pm. American Legends. Saturday 11 April – 2pm & 6.30pm. Little Shop of Horrrors. Thursday 16 April – 7.30pm. T-Rextasy – The Greatest Hits Tour. Thursday 23 – Saturday 25 April – 7.30pm / Sat mat – 2.30pm. Fiddler on the Roof. Tuesday 28 April – 7.30pm. – Performed in Polish. The Intruder / Intruz. Thursday 30 April – 2pm. Land of Hope and Glory. rd

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A tasty Indonesian classic 

Preparation time: 40 mins

Method

Cooking time: 2 and a half hours

For the paste, place all paste ingredients into a small food processor and blitz until smooth.

Serves: 6+ Ingredients 3 tbsp vegetable oil 2kg beef shin or skirt, cut into bite-sized chunks 2 lemongrass stalks, bruised 2 x 400ml cans coconut milk 4 tbsp unsweetened desiccated coconut 2 kaffir lime leaves, torn 1 Beef stock cube 2 tbsp tamarind paste 1 tsp sugar ¼ tsp salt For the paste 1/2 - 3 chillies chopped (depending on taste) 6-8 baby shallots 2 inch / 5cm piece ginger, chopped three cloves garlic

Heat the oil in a heavy-based flameproof casserole dish or large saucepan. Fry the paste for 5-10 minutes until golden. Add the beef chunks and the lemongrass and mix well. Once the beef has coloured, add the coconut milk plus 250ml water. Bring to the boil, then lower to a very low simmer, uncovered for 2 hours. Stir occasionally to prevent the rendang sticking, and more often towards the end. Towards the end of the cooking time toast the coconut in a frying pan on a low heat for 5-7 mins until golden brown. Set aside to cool. Using a blender, coarsely blend it to finer pieces – but not too fine. Put to one side. After 2 hrs, add the coconut, kaffir lime leaves, stock cube, tamarind paste, sugar and salt to the pan. Stir well and simmer for 30 minutes. The meat should be tender and falling apart when touched. Serve with rice and green salad.

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Welcome to Arundel Clocks 01243 585059 gary@arundelclocks.com I have been restoring, repairing, servicing  and selling clocks for the last 25 years.   Arundel Clocks is based in the heart of  Elmer Sands, West Sussex serving   surrounding areas.   We are happy to undertake any work from a  service to a major strip down and re‐build or  restoration.   I always give a guaranteed price (with no  hidden costs) and an estimated time for  completion of the work undertaken, all  repairs are backed up with a back to base  twelve month guarantee.  

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Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency Douglas Adams When Douglas Adams' novel was adapted for television, purists complained that the version shown bore little resemblance to the original. That may be true, but it is perfectly possible to enjoy both. The 'detective' element in the title is not entirely misleading - there is a detective story here, albeit one that doesn't follow any of the usual patterns of the genre. As might be expected, Adams interweaves humour, science fiction and a strong sense of the absurd, along with characters who are essentially believable and sympathetic, creating a novel which is much more than the sum of its parts. The plot is almost impossible to summarise. There is a horse stuck in the bathroom of a Cambridge college for a start. An Electric Monk is on the loose. And Samuel Taylor Coleridge is particularly important. Early in the story, electronics entrepreneur Gordon Way, finds himself unexpectedly murdered and refuses to accept that death is indeed the end. His employee Richard MacDuff, soon finds that the sofa stuck halfway up the staircase to his flat is the least of his problems - not least when his old university acquaintance Dirk Gently, telephones him unexpectedly as he is in the middle of breaking into his girlfriend's flat... What follows is often complex, mostly impossible, but always funny. If nothing else, it will make you think about time in a

completely different way. Winnie's Dinosaur Day Thomas and Korky Paul

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It is easy to see how Winnie the Witch has become such a favourite character for young readers everywhere. This is her thirteenth outing and, as always, things don't go totally to plan. Accompanied by her faithful cat Wilbur, Winnie loves to visit the museum. Not only are there buttons to press and levers to pull, there are dinosaurs! Not real ones sadly - just bones and skeletons. Winnie would love to see a real dinosaur - Wilbur is not so keen. So when the museum runs a competition to draw or model a dinosaur, Winnie is determined to win...even if she needs some magic to help. Thomas and Paul work as a perfect team to bring Winnie and Wilbur to life. The words are well judged and often understated, whilst Paul's illustrations help to draw the reader in, giving depth and detail to the tale. Winnie may not always get it right, but it is bound to work out in the end - and children will love returning to the story again and again.

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Dr Davina Mahoney     Dr John Harker     Dr Mauricio Carrillo      Dr Sharad Patel     If you have moved to this area, or are looking for a new dentist, we would love for you  to come and join our friendly Bognor Regis practice. We pride ourselves on a   partnership built on trust and mutual respect to improve your dental health. We aim to  work  with  you  to  provide  optimum  dental  care  with  the  latest  and  advanced  dental  treatments, transparent costs and a friendly experience every time you visit us.    

       Felpham Dental Implant Clinic 

 Free initial consultation   Latest implant technology including on‐site 3D CBCT scanner   No more gaps or dentures   Eat, chew and smile with complete confidence    We accept referrals from other dental practices for complex single and multiple   dental implants  

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  At Felpham  Dental we offer a full range of cost‐effective treatments for both general  and cosmetic dentistry. These include whitening, veneers, crowns, white fillings, dental  implants,  root  canal  treatments  and  facial  aesthetics  including  intradermal  wrinkle  treatments.  We accept referrals for complex root canal treatments with Dr John Harker, and oral  surgery referrals including facial pain and migraine, with Dr Mauricio Carrillo.    

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Emergency Dental Care  Please call 01243 864663 and speak with Chrissie or Tracey.     

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This month - container-grown fruit April is the perfect month for planting container-grown fruit trees and bushes. Even if your garden space is limited you can still grow fruit trees and bushes. You can even grow them in containers on a balcony. The trick is to read the label. Look for dwarf varieties that won’t grow too large for your pot or garden. It’s a good idea to buy selffertile plants too, especially if you don’t live in an area where lots of people grow their own fruit. Even on a small plot buy the biggest pot you can fit into the available space. Bigger pots hold more compost, so they contain more food, more water and more space for strong root growth. Make sure the pot has drainage holes and cover the base with drainage material. Handy hint – if wind is a problem on your site use heavy material like broken crockery or stones to add weight, whereas if you will need to be able to move the pot easily use polystyrene chunks, which are very lightweight. Fill the container with a loam-based potting compost. Remove the tree or shrub from its original pot, spread the roots a little and plant it in the new container to the same depth. Water the compost well initially and then whenever the surface is dry. If you want to plant your fruit tree in the garden dig a hole as deep as the root system, and about three times the width. Place the plant into the hole and refill it. Then firming the soil with your foot. If the tree is in an exposed area you might need to stake it. Fruit is very easy to grow, and there are a huge variety of fruit trees or bushes to suit every garden size and aspect, so you’re bound to find the perfect plant for your space.

Try: Dwarf apple trees, which provide interest all year round as well as fruit in the autumn. Any of the currants. Blackcurrants are particularly nice. They are low maintenance and great in jams and pies. They like a sunny spot and plenty of water Raspberries are lovely. They fruit in summer and like a sheltered sunny spot. You buy raspberry canes rather than bushes. Look for a thorn-free variety. Blueberries grow really well and are great for growing in a container because they like acid soil and in a container, this is easy to provide. Look for ericaceous compost which you should keep moist because like most soft fruits they are quite thirsty plants. Collect rainwater for the purpose as blueberries are not keen on tap water. I grow strawberries in large hanging baskets to make the most of the space. They are easy to grow this way but make sure you keep them well fed with a high potash fertiliser as nutrients leach away from hanging baskets very easily. I protect all my container-grown soft fruit with netting as my garden birds tend to view my patio display as a rolling all-season buffet laid on especially for their benefit. Happy gardening. By Rachael Leverton

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up with the constant griping Crum sliced the potatoes as thin as possible, fried them in hot fat, then doused them with salt. The customer loved them and "Saratoga Chips" were born! They quickly became a popular item at the lodge and throughout the whole of New England.

Who doesn’t love a bag of crisps? They are so moreish you can never eat just one. They were reportedly invented by a chef named George Crum who created them in 1853 at Moon's Lake House near Saratoga Springs, New York. Legend has it that a customer kept sending his fried potatoes back to the kitchen, complaining that they were soggy, and not crunchy enough. Fed

The crisps (or chips as they are called in the US) began to be massproduced for home consumption. Originally, they were sold in barrels or tins, and quickly went stale. In the 1920s, Laura Scudder invented the airtight bag by ironing together two pieces of waxed paper, thus keeping the crisps fresh longer. Today, they are packaged in plastic or foil bags and come in a variety of flavours though ready salted and salt and vinegar remain the most popular. By Tracey Anderson

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Community Events

Yapton & Barnham   Spiritualist Pioneer Centre  At Barnham Community Hall,  

Murrell's Field, Yapton Rd, Barnham.  PO22 0AY  Darren Hart 07749 454281    

Monday 6th April  Evening of mediumship with medium Jan Siggs  7.30pm refreshments and raffle £5.00  Monday 13th   Evening of ques ons & answers with psychome‐ try with Darren Hart 7.30pm refreshments and  raffle £5.00  Friday 17th   Spring Fish & Chip supper with a personal reading  7.30pm £12 per  cket   Monday 20th   Evening of mediumship with Annevi Petersson  7.30pm refreshments and raffle £5.00  Sunday 26th   Development workshop about tarot with Darren  Hart  9.30am ‐ 5pm  £35  Monday 27th   Evening of mediumship with Michelle Burnley  7.30pm refreshments & raffle £5.00   To advertise in Villages in Focus please email infocusmagazines@btinternet.com


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www.stnicholasmiddleton.co.uk Weekly Services Wednesday 8.00am Thursday 10.00am Sundays: 8.00am, 10.00am (Hymns) First Sunday of the month only: the 8.00am Service is from ‘The Book of Common Prayer’ (1662) Good Friday 10th April 9.30-11.30 a.m. All age event 2.00-3.00 p.m. Special Service Easter Sunday 12th April 6.30/8.00/10.00 a.m Services: 6.30 a.m. Service on beach if weather okay (please come to Church for 6.25 a.m.) Sunday 3rd May 5.00 p.m. Celebration Service, with Address by Canon White, the Vicar of Baghdad. OTHER ACTIVITIES Youth Group (Term-time only) Thursdays 7.00 - 8.30pm Village Coffee Morning Thursdays 10.30am Coffee, tea & biscuits. A chance to make new friends. You are very welcome to come in to Church. The Church is usually open from about 9.30am to about 5pm.

Arun & Chichester (Air) Enthusiasts Society

AirACES www.airaces.org.uk

Monday 27th April 2020 1845 for 1930 hrs ‘British Skydiving’ Presented by Mr Jeff Montgomery Jeff has been Skydiving for 22 years. His talk will cover the historical background of parachuting and skydiving and come all the way to the present day situation. Jeff’s presentation will include some amazing and maybe stimulating videos. AirACES is an aviation talk society, providing its members with regular talks, given by experts in many different fields related to the world of aviation. The talks are held at the Chichester Park Hotel, Westhampnett Road, 6.45 for 7.30pm Members £3, visitors £5, under 16s FREE. No pre-booking. For further information about AirACES please see www.airaces.org.uk or call David Batcock on 01243 823007

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Exercise, Health, Sport 

Fitness Fun  &  Friendship  Friday’s Fitness, Fun & Friendship class. HOLY CROSS Community Centre. 10.30 ‐ 11.30am  Same Price....£2 PER PERSON. Gentle exercises. For more details ring Cherry on 01243 864529  Middleton  Cricket  Club  is a friendly, progressive club with excellent facilities and one of the best grounds in the  county. We offer the chance for adults and juniors to play cricket . Contact: burrowsmcc@hotmail.com   Country  Liners  Line dance classes for all levels every Tuesday evening 6.30 to 9.45 at a cost of £3. New dancers are  always welcome at this friendly club. Maureen Burgess 07774 828282  mmb27@btinternet.com   Middleton  Bowls  Club  in Middleton Sports Club in Sea Lane. Membership includes Social Membership of Middle‐ ton Sports Club.Contact: David Wilkins – 01243 585011 or Gary Steventon: 01243 585694   Middleton  Squash  Club  3 Courts/4 Club teams/Internal Doubles & Singles leagues/Social player drop in sessions/ Frequent squash events & tournaments/Expert coaching, plus a junior squash programme. Contact: Brandon Hanley  (brandon_jmhanley@yahoo.co.uk)  Countryside  Amblers   Contact – Tony Gibson 01243 263123 – countryamblers@gmail.com  A social walking group,  organising and leading weekday walks of four to six miles, optional pub lunch. New members welcome.    YAPTON  SHORT  MAT  BOWLS  CLUB    is  a  friendly  club  held  in  Yapton Village Hall Tues evening & Friday  afternoon.   Contact:  Geraldine Whitehead 01243 582711  or Pauline  Hoyland  01243 582574 hoyland1@talktalk.net   Bognor  Lawn  Tennis  Club  offer  a  warm  welcome  to  everyone  interested  in  playing  tennis.  www.bognortennisclub.co.uk Membership Secretary Robin Collyer 01243 933105   play@bognortennisclub.co.uk   ARUN  VOLLEYBALL  CLUB  Thursdays  training: 8‐10 pm, Ladies Six Villages Sport Centre, Westergate Community  School, PO20 3UE Fridays  : 8– 10pm, Men, at Six Villages Sport Centre. Contact Olena on mob 07779258556, email:  team@arunvolleyballclub.co.uk  Aldingbourne & Dist. Bowls Club. Oliver's Meadow, Westergate. All weather carpet. Play all the year round   Excellent facilities, free parking. Contact Alan Rust on 01243 866482 for more details   Gentle  Seated  Exercise  Class,  Mondays 9.15 ‐ 10.00am Jubilee Hall, Middleton Suitable for all ages and abilities.  £4. Contact Eileen 07510 154561 email:   info@sittogetfit.co.uk      www.sittogetfit.co.uk  Middleton  Modern  Sequence  Dance  Club.  Wednesdays  2pm to 4pm.  Only £2.00 including refreshments @   Jubilee Hall, Shrubbs Drive, Middleton‐o‐Sea.  Telephone:  01243 585192     

Music, Art, Drama  Dramatis  Drama  Low  key,  fun  drama  group  for  adults,  no  lines  to  learn,  no  stage  performances,  just  come  and  "play" on Tues & Thurs at The Regis Centre,7‐8.30pm. £7 per session. call Suzy 07540792849 or www.dramatis.co.uk    Middleton Art Group.  We are a small friendly Group of Artists who meet every Thursday 6.30pm ‐ 9.00pm at the  Middleton Village Hall,  We enjoy painting in all mediums, and warmly welcome all new Members.  For further details,  please contact:  Carole Keen (01243 584399)  Felpham  Community  Singers  Boost your well being. Make new friends. Join your local Community Choir. Tuesdays  7.00 ‐ 8.30pm at Felpham Methodist Church, PO22 8QL. Info@musicsmart.org.uk Tel: 01243 842150   The Arts Society  Walberton is now the Arts Society Boxgrove  Monthly meetings are held at Boxgrove Village  Hall on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 2.15pm, doors open at 1.30pm. A charge of £6 is made for visitors.   The  Regis  Players  Amateur Dramatic Society formed in 2006 for staging plays in Felpham Village Hall .   Member of  the  National  Operatic  and  Dramatic  Association.  New  members  ‐  acting,  backstage  very  welcome.  We  also  have  a  Friends membership. Peter Green www.regisplayers.com  info@regisplayers.com 01243 587825  West Sussex Guitar Club We enjoy ensemble classes every Monday evening 5.45 – 7.45pm; on alternate   fortnights at 8.00pm the Guitar Orchestra and Performance Workshop meet. To join us ring 01243 866462.    The  Regis  Organ  &  Keyboard  Club  Live Entertainment, international artists, great music on the last Wednesday of  each month at 7 for 7.30 pm at Jubilee Hall, Middleton‐on‐Sea.  Entry £6.00. Contact Sue Scott 01243 824070.    Madacts‐Music  and  Drama  Club‐ is a club for children aged 7‐14.  Friday term time 4.30‐6.00 at Jenesus Art Cen‐ tre, Linden Road Bognor Regis PO21 2AS.  Find us on Facebook, madacts@hotmail.co.uk or 1243842656  BOGNOR  REGIS  THEATRE  CLUB  Membership now available at £15 per person per  annum. Travel by  coach to   theatres in Southampton, Eastbourne, Guildford, Woking, Kent etc. 5 Coach pick‐up points. M   .  For further Membership details please contact JAY WALTON on 01243 697856    Arun Choral Society.  Do you enjoy singing? Would you like to join a friendly local Choral Society? Visit   arunchoralsociety.co.uk or visit our Facebook page . Contact  Lorraine Goodwin for more details   memsec@arunchoralsociety.co.uk/ 01903 504188 . Monday evenings at 7.30 at Arundel C of E Primary School.    Arun  A  Cappella  rehearse Monday evenings at Jubilee Hall, Chalcraft Lane, North Bersted, B R from 7.30 to 9.45  pm. We  welcome  all females aged over  16  who enjoy  singing.  Do come along, bring a friend ‐ we look forward to  To advertise in Villages in Focus please email infocusmagazines@btinternet.com meeting you.  Just come along or phone 01243 826448  


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Bognor Regis  Music  Club  presents a programme of classical music concerts presented by professional musicians  and Club members on Saturday evenings. Entry at the door costs between  £6 and  £11, Concerts start at 7pm at 2  Sudley Road, PO21 1EU. More information from Chris Coote (01243 773276) or www.BognorRegisMusic.org.uk  D.I.Y.  Art  Club  1st session FREE . £4 per session thereafter. Every Thursday and Friday 10am – 12.30pm at the  Middleton Scout HQ in Shrubbs Field.  information tel:  Yvonne Clay 01243‐860287 or yvonne‐clay@hotmail.co.uk  Felpham  Art  Group,  based at Felpham Village Hall, meets fortnightly on Saturday afternoons for Demonstrations  by artists, and workshops. Contact: Terry Collins on 01243 465350 or  www.Felphamartgroup.com.  Bognor  Regis  Camera  Club.  We meet at St Mary's Centre Felpham weekly between mid September and mid  May. Please visit our website at www.bognorregiscameraclub.org  or telephone Rob on 01243 861956.  Middleton Camera Club meet at 7.30pm every 1st, 3rd, 5th Monday of each month between September and June  (inclusive). Jubilee Hall, Elmer Road, Middleton on Sea. PO22 6EH Chairman: Steve McKie Secretary: Lyn Phillips.  Contact via website: www.middletoncc.weebly.com 

Groups / Clubs / Organisations  BOGNOR, ALDWICK & FELPHAM NWR : stimulating, enjoyable ladies social group, meets fortnightly for discussions,  talks, outings, etc.  Tel or text: 07879 420244    www.nwr.org.uk  BOGNOR  TWINNING : entertaining, local social programme, plus close contact with France & Germany. Tel: 01243  863225    www.bognortwinning.co.uk  The  Bognor  Club  2,  Sudley    Road  Bognor  Bridge  Chess  and  Snooker   For  more  information  please  contact  John  Austin 01243 823900 or  Jennie Wright 01243 583856 or bognorbridge@yahoo.com  1st  Felpham  Sea  Scout  Group  is a Royal Navy Recognised (RN51) sea scout group. We have a beaver colony, two  cub  packs  and  a  scout  troop  and  all  sections  run  an  active  and  exciting  program  for  our  young  people.  Our  hut  is  located in Vicarage Lane next to the Memorial hall. gsl@firstfelpham.org.uk  www.firstfelpham.org.uk   Chichester  &  District  Bonsai  Society  Bassil  Shipham  Centre,  Tozer  Way,  St.  Pancras  Chichester,    PO19  7LG   www.chichesterbonsai.co.uk  We meet on the 2nd Thursday of every month February to December   Concorde  Social  Club  for  Widowed, Divorced and Single over 60’s,  please contact Alf  01243 821645, Anita 01243  264691, Joy 07985 548610 or visit concordesinglesandsocialclub.co.uk  Felpham & Middleton Local History Group. We are a group of people who are interested in all local   history matters. We meet once a month, except for August, on the third Tuesday. Join us at the Felpham Memorial  Hall, Vicarage Lane in the Committee Room (at the rear of the building) at 7pm for a couple of hours and see if we  can spark your interest in your local area, or help you with your own research.   fmlhw.webplus.net   Felpham  &  Middleton  Horticultural  Society.  Open to everyone with an interest in gardening and growing.  Monthly meetings, shows & outings. We meet at 7.30pm on the 4th Thursday of each month apart from December,  January & August in St Mary’s Centre, Grassmere Close, Felpham PO22 7NU. Visitors are welcome& entry is £1.00.  Free entry for members. Paula Puleston 01243 584843 Please visit www.fandmhs.co.uk for full details.  th Bognor Regis and District Horticultural Society  Meets on the 4  Tuesday of each month starting at 7.30 pm.   With effect from February we will meet at South Bersted Church, Bersted Street, South Bersted PO22 9QE.  Further details phone 01243 822615  http://www.brhortsoc.co.uk  Felpham Singles Social Club celebrated their 9th birthday today & welcomes those who are of a mature age,   single, widowed or divorced and who want to improve their social life.  First Monday of every month at The George  Inn,  Felpham  at  8pm  to  meet  others.  Next  meeting  is  Monday,  6th  April,  8pm.    Disco  at  9pm  See   www.felphamsingles.yolasite.com for programme or call Anne on 01243 821530 or Dianne 01243 543281   st 1   Middleton  On  ‐  Sea  Scout  Group.  We are a scout group offering a Beaver, Cub and Scout sections for young  persons  between  6  and  14,  allowing  them  to  undertake  an  active,  varied  adventurous  programme  from  hiking  to  sailing, camping to first aid. We  meet at our headquarters Shrubbs  Field in Middleton. Our hall is also available to  hire. Contact the group scout leader – roger.f.belton@gmail.com for more information.   http://www.1st‐mos‐scouts.btck.co.uk Be prepared… for life challenging adventures!   Parkinson's  UK  is  a  friendly  group  for  all  people  with  Parkinson's  and  their  carers.  Newell Centre, Chichester 2pm 3rd Monday; Regis School of Music, Bognor Regis 2pm first Tuesday; 01243 827179  http://www.parkinsons.org.uk/local‐support‐groups/regions/south‐east‐eng margaret@thegoodwillgroup.com   Westergate  Christian  Fellowship  is committed to the sound teaching of the Word and the spreading of the  Good  News.  For  further  information  contact  Mike  or  Anne  Waller  on  (01243)553417  or  visit  us  at  www.westergatefellowship.co.uk   Middleton  Backgammon  Club  every Monday morning from  9am  – 11am at MSC. All standards of players are  welcome. Contact: info@middletonsportsclub.co.uk 

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Felpham Evening WI meets on the third Monday of every month (except August) at 7:30pm in Felpham Village  Hall, Vicarage Lane, PO22 7DZ. We welcome new members. Please contact us at felphameveningwi@gmail.com 

Felpham Village WI meet on the 3rd Thursday of the month from 2pm at the Village Hall in Vicarage Lane.   please contact Kim Didden on 07472 866698 

Felpham Fillies  WI  meets on the 1st Wednesday of the month at Felpham Methodist Church Hall, Felpham Way,  PO22 8QL. Meetings start at 7pm. It’s open to all women over the age of 18. Contact  Caroline (07944 678720)   Middleton  on  Sea  WI  meet on the 1st & 3rd Tuesday of each month at the Scout Hall, Middleton from 2pm to  4pm.  We welcome new members. Contact Sally on 01243 586214 or Jacky on 01243 582077.  Yapton  Village  WI  meets at 10.00am on the third Tuesday of every month (except August), at Yapton Village  Hall.  For further information, please contact Alison Coote ‐ 01243 773276 (president@yaptonvillagewi.co.uk)  Eastergate  &  Barnham  WI  7.30 ‐ 9.30pm every 2nd Friday except April & August and are delighted to invite  you  to  their  group.  Come  &  join  us,  make  new  friends  &  take  part  in  a  variety  of  activities.  Visitors  welcome.    At  Eastergate  Village  Hall,  Barnham  Road,  PO20  3XA.    Email  secretaryebwi@outlook.com  for  further  details    We  look  forward to meeting you.     Eastergate  Friends  WI  meets on the second Monday of each month (except August) at 10am in Eastergate  Parish Hall.  We would love to meet you, so do come along. If you would like more information or to let us know you  are coming please email Eastergate.friendsWI@hotmail.com  Felpham Belles, monthly ladies craft group meeting first Monday of the month. Facebook, or email   felphambelles@gmail.com  Middleton 4Sight Group meet on the 2nd Thursday in the month at 1.30 pm at St Nicholas Church Hall in   Middleton. For more info contact Jackie on 01243 582680 or 4Sight office 01243 828555 Transport can be arranged.   The  Bognor  Regis  Local  History  Society  meets  on  a  Monday  evening  from  7.30  at  The  Hub  Community  Centre, 73 Queensway, and Bognor Regis. (At the junction with Canada Grove, Bognor Regis.   Visit the Society web‐ site for more uptodate information: ‐ http://www.bognormuseum.org     Arun & Chichester (Air) Enthusiasts Society AirACES www.airaces.org.uk. Air ACES  is an aviation talk   society,  providing  regular  talks  held  at  the  Chichester  Park  Hotel,  Westhampnett  Road,  Chichester.  Contact  David  Batcock on 01243 823007  Arun  West  U3A  The U3A is a self help organization for those who have left full‐time employment. Arun West U3A  offers over 100 activity groups and operates in cooperation with Littlehampton U3A's.  Our U3A serves the villages of  Middleton,  Elmer,  Felpham,  Clymping,  Ford,  Yapton,  Barnham  &  Walberton  and  outlying  hamlets.  www.u3asites.org.uk/arunwest  Bognor  Regis  U3A  serves the coastal area from Middleton through to Pagham including Bognor Regis town.  Come to a regular Monthly Meeting to find out what we do.  Every 4th Thursday of the Month (check the website) St  Mary’s Hall Felpham: 10.30 to 12.00 am Only £1 for refreshments, friends and a fascinating speaker. Come & join us! Elmer  Sands  Bridge  Club  This friendly club meets at Jubilee Hall, Middleton‐on‐Sea three times a week.  New‐ comers are made very welcome, subscription is reasonable. For more information telephone Peter on 01243 585680  BOGNOR  ARC  Club  for  people  living  with  sight  loss  meets every other Tuesday from 2 ‐ 4 pm. at Servite  House, Hawthorne Road, Bognor PO21 2DF.  New members welcome. Speakers, entertainment, lunches in and out,  Ring Pat on 01243 582409 initially for further information.  The British Sugarcraft Guild Bognor Regis Branch meet 1st Thursday in the month except January and   December at 7.30pm at The Community Centre, Chalcraft Lane, North Bersted. Cost £3 members £5 visitors   Next meeting 3rd Feb.  Cygnets (ages 7‐18years) meet several times a year at Jubilee Hall, Shrubbs Drive, Middleton,  on a Saturday morning  10am ‐ 12.30pm & costs £5 (everything provided).   39  Youth  Club  Young people age 11 to 14 Tuesday 4 to 6pm, cooking, table tennis, table football, pool, wifi, weei, 

dance mat, tuck shop, all for £1. We’re behind St Mary's School in Church Path next to Findit out Centre, Glamis St.    

Polymyalgia Rheumatica  and  Giant  Cell  Arteritis  support  group.    We meet monthly on the second  Thursday afternoon, from 21.15 ‐ 3.45pm at the Pagham Village Hall's Committee Room PO21 4NJ.  Contact   Patricia on 01243  263866    Felpham Flower Club for anyone interested in flowers & flower arranging. Meet every fourth Thursday  Sept to  June at Felpham Memorial Village Hall, Vicarage Lane, PO22 7DZ for floral demonstration & refreshments. Meetings  1.30 for 2pm. Visitors welcome except June (entry £4). Contact Sandra Dean Chairman Tel 01243 542684. To advertise in Villages in Focus please email infocusmagazines@btinternet.com


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The Annual General Meeting for members of Arun West U3A will take place at 12.45pm on Wednesday 22nd April at Yapton Village Hall (BN18 0ET). The meeting will include a light buffet with a glass of wine or soft beverage. If you are members of Arun West U3A please make every effort to attend. ARUN WEST MONTHLY COFFEE MORNINGS: 10.15am–12pm: 1st Thursday at St. Mary’s Centre, Felpham. PO22 7NU. (free car parking available). 10.30am–12pm: 3rd Monday at The Wilkes Head, Eastergate. PO20 3UT. Come and join us for a friendly chat and get-together. Come alone or bring a friend - you will be made most welcome. Here are just some of the activities that the U3A puts on to make the most of life after full-time employment. Arun West U3A offers the opportunity to develop interests, socialize and make new friends with the emphasis on “Learn, Laugh and Live”. Google Arun West U3A website for more details.

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Index of advertisers Your quick guide to everyone and everything in your Directory...

Aerial Installation Aerial Satellite Connections

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Bathroom Fittings/ Accessories Everything Bathroom 38

Builders Allbrights SSR Roofing

50 40

Landscaping

Estate Agents Exercise / Fitness Dance Ed

Garden Concepts 19

Financial Services Responsible Equity Release WSFX Training

GRN Locksmith LockMedic

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Painting/Decorating

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Pest Control

Fireplaces Classic Mantels

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Locks / Security

The Decorator Man J R Decorating TempPest

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Caravan Services

Footcare /Footwear

T H Caravan Services 13

Prescription Footwear 39 Shoe Medic 15

Plumber / Heating

Funeral Services

Property Maintenance

Carpets & Flooring Sargeant’s Carpets

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Car Repairs & Services Chiropractor Dr A Cobb

A W Garage Doors GDS Sussex

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Garden Services

Companion / Driving AngelCare

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Computer Services Scan Station

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Curtains & Blinds Hillarys Stock Blinds

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Dental Services Felpham Dental Surgery

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Electrician Danny H

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Pubs

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The Elmer

26

Restaurants 36 5 35 20

So India

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Tree Surgeon

Handyman Services 37

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Solicitor Helen Gagan Solicitor 2 Jackie Scott 27 MJR 15 Greenbelt Tree Surgery 27

Utility Installations CPI Moling

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Hardware & Calor Gas

Watches & Clocks

A & M Barley

Arundel Clockworks 26

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Driveways/Patios Clean & Seal Vital Plants

Allbrights 50 Bretts Property Services 37

Hairdresser Karen Shades Salon Bretts

Double Glazing / Windows Andy Payne Britannia Windows

Cathedral Landscapes Garden Concepts Gary Mortley Vital Plants

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Cleaning Service Conway Cleaning

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