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SEAFORD Scene November 2012 Issue 67

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Neighbourhood Watch Newsletter l

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The New-Look Café Seven

Local Author Pens New Monster Tale

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Welcome Welcome to the November issue of Seaford Scene. Well, summer certainly seems like a distant memory, autumn has settled in and winter is knocking at the door. The nights are getting longer and the temperatures are dropping, but don’t let that get you down! Seaford Scene is here to cheer you up and get you out and about. This month’s issue has a certain ‘arty feel’ with the first Open Art Exhibition in Seaford. Why not head over to the Crypt Gallery and take a look at all the entries? You may even know some of the artists and could be inspired to pick up a paintbrush yourself! See page 97 for details. Local artist Andrew Dandridge will also be exhibiting new work, see page 22 and there are lots of Christmas arts and crafts markets, stalls and open houses this month - a perfect opportunity for you to buy your Christmas presents, see ‘What’s On’ page 96 to 102. Oh, and remember, remember, the 5th of November. Take care and enjoy...

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4 The Base Live Band Open Air Concert 8 Seaford Community Cinema 11 Battle of Britain Remembered 12 Neighbourhood Watch Newsletter 14 Silver Band Member Celebrates 65 Years 19 Christmas Arts & Crafts at the Crypt 21 What’s On at the Hop? 22 Andrew Dandridge Exhibits New Work 24 Eric Slater, Seaford Artist 30 Shared Exhibition with Lindy Dunbar 32 The Rotary Club of Seaford 34 Newhaven Country Market 37 Who’s Who In Seaford? 38 Award-winning Local Author Pens New Monster Tale 44 Seaford Bowling Club 47 Seaford in Bloom 51 Running Commentary 52 Seaford Kurlers 53 Inner Wheel of Seaford Club 57 ‘Just For You’ Celebrate 20 Years 60 East Blatchington Lectures 63 The New-Look Café Seven 64 Seaford Scene’s Object of the Month 48 ‘Rush Hour’ A Short Story 74 Seaford Museum General Store Reopens 81 A View From the Potting Shed 83 Seaford Gardening Club 87 High Sheriff Visits Exchange Garden 91 Seaford Choral Society 93 ‘We Built This City’ Review 96 What’s On Monthly? Pages 96 - 98 100 What’s On Weekly? Pages 100-102 106 Index of Advertisers

Front cover image by Keith Allfrey.

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THE BASE Live band open air evenT On the 9th September, The Base held a very successful open-air music event at The Salts Rec in Seaford. Hundreds of people turned out to see local bands performing live and they danced the evening away to the music from ‘Red Emperor’, ‘Full House’, ‘Juno’ and The Riffz! The weather attempted to put a dampener on things but to no avail. The bands were too good and the crowds were too busy enjoying themselves to care. The whole event was sponsored by local businesses that came out to support the project and without whom the open event may well not have been as big as a success as it was!

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These generous donations were warmly received by the very grateful Base management committee who are looking to put on plenty of events such as this and others in future. The Base management are totally committed to providing a facility that the youth of Seaford can use to rehearse in bands, dance and drama groups, music tuition, dj’ing and many other performing arts activities - at an affordable price to all. As well as this the Base will still be maintaining its youth development projects run by Sam Whittaker. The base would like to sincerely thank all of the local businesses for the contributions they made to the event: Buckle-Up, G W Ironworks, Brooklyn Motors, Ambers Florist, V R Flowers Furniture, Brian Huntley Builders, CRB Contractors, Philip Mann, W F Coote, Mr Ian Glover, Cleankill Ltd, Pegasus Scaffolding, Sussex Tile Centre, Peacehaven Lodge of Instruction, C W Blunt,The Round Table, The Royal Society of St George, Sainsbury’s Newhaven, Bonners Eastbourne, Seaford Scene, Seaford Gazette, Seahaven FM 96.3, Tansleys and Sussex Signs. Event support was provided by The Round Table, Seaford Baptist Church, Seaford Town Council, Sussex Police, Interforce Training Services Ltd and the Seaford Life Guards. We would also like to thank Adam Briggs and Sussex Events for their help with the stage and sound production expertise. The Base committee are looking forward to its next event! So if you think you have what it takes and want to be a part of the next big thing in Seaford , then all you need to do is get in touch for more information please email: thebase@live.com, www.thebase-seaford.co.uk twitter: @thebaseseaford facebook: www.facebook. com/base.seaford

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DIRECTOR REVEALS SOURCE OF HIS INSPIRATION Blessed with a lovely late summer evening and a gifted speaker in the form of the director Nigel Cole, Seaford Community Cinema launched with a sold-out house on Friday 21st September. Wine and conversation flowed as the audience gathered for the gala opening at the Barn Theatre. Local charities and organisations were represented and guests also included the Mayor Linda Wallraven and MP Norman Baker. The audience gathered to enjoy the film ‘All In Good Time’ directed by Nigel Cole (‘Made In Dagenham’, ‘Calendar Girls’) and were treated to refreshments organised by the committee before taking their seats. The warmly scripted bittersweet comedy about an Asian family living in Bolton was a great success and was followed by a lively question and answer session with Cole, who shared insights into his work and life. It was during the Q&A session that Cole talked about his close relationship with his mother and how this has affected his work, which is replete with admirably strong women role models from the members of the WI in Calendar Girls to the working-mother strike leaders of Made in Dagenham. He told the audience that it was probably watching his mother educate herself to degree level during his childhood and emerge as a professional that lies at the heart of his fascination with women’s roles, and the audience confirmed that he also has an uncanny adroitness for portraying them convincingly on film. The next screening on Friday 9th November is ‘Tinker Taylor Soldier Spy’ at 7.30pm followed by ‘A Separation’ on Friday 23rd November. also at 7.30pm. Tickets are on sale now at www. seafordcinema.org or at Seaford Tourist Office. Membership is also available with the benefit of a £1 discount on all films. Volunteers are encouraged to contact us via the website www. seafordcinema.org.

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This year, as the Seahaven Branch of the Royal Airforces Association was not able to organise the annual dinner to commemorate the Battle of Britain, 1940, the local branch of 'The Royal Society of St George' stepped in and made the arrangements. The dinner took place on Saturday 22nd September at the Seaford Head Golf Club and was attended by members and friends of both organisations. An address about the Battle of Britain was given by Squadron Leader Graham Laurie MVO RAF(Rtd) who described the battle highlighting not only the bravery and hard work of the pilots but also those on the ground, both from the services and the civilians involved, showing how so many people had a hand in bringing about the victory which then saw the end of Hitler's plans to invade this country. The Squadron Leader, a member of The Royal Society of St George, is a retired RAF pilot who finished his career with the Queen's Flight and was the captain of the aircraft that returned the late Princess of Wales's body from Paris. During the evening the President of the Seahaven Branch, Don Mabey, presented audio equipment to Councillor Anthony White, Seaford's Deputy Mayor, for use by the Seaford Base, which is at the Salts, a scheme to encourage young people to produce and make music. He thanked The Royal Society of St George for the gift and explained how it will be used. Present at the dinner were the Mayor and Mayoress of Telcombe Councillor John Living and Helen Livings as well as the Mayors of Peacehaven and Seaford, Councillor Eileen Russell and her husband Terry, and Councillor Linda Wallraven with her consort Liz Holland. Photo: Anthony White receives the gift for Seaford’s Base from The Royal Society of St George’s branch president, Don Mabey.

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Seaford and Bishopstone Neighbourhood Watch Association ‘Promoting Good Citizenship, Neighbourliness and Crime Reduction.’

Newsletter Autumn 2012

Welcome to our Autumn 2012 Newsletter, which we hope you will find useful and informative, and which opens this time with a section concerning membership.

SUBSCRIPTIONS/MEMBERSHIP A strong membership base, and the income from the modest annual subscription, is our lifeblood and we would not be able to function without this income. As you may already know, it was agreed at the AGM in March that the membership year from 2013 onwards would be changed to the calendar year January to December to avoid the confusion which has sometimes arisen in recent years. Therefore you are reminded all current memberships expire on 31st December 2012. A renewal form for 2013 is included with this newsletter for your use, and any subscriptions received after 1st October 2012 will automatically be applied for membership to the end of 2013. We hope that all existing and lapsed members will renew or rejoin for a further year. For any queries on the status of your membership, please do not hesitate to contact the Membership Secretary Martin French, on 873946 or martin.french@post.com, who will be happy to advise. The BENEFITS of Membership are as follows:• Your local area can be monitored by a Road Co-ordinator, leading to lower crime rates. • By supplying an email address, you will receive regular emails from NHW which will include Police news and updates of local information. • 4 newsletters per year. • Improved local relations and a sense of community spirit. • Peace of mind that neighbours, even if you don’t know them, have the same values and also wish to see a crime-free area. • A channel to report suspicious issues to the local police and to receive information back from them. • Reduction in premiums on home and contents insurance from most insurance companies. DEVELOPMENT UPDATE Since the Spring 2012 newsletter was issued, we have

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completed the provision and erection of the 5 new “No Cold Calling Zone” road signs at the entrances to Seaford and Bishopstone. Since its launch, the zone has successfully deterred a number of casual traders and those that have flouted the rules have been dealt with by the police. Unfortunately, one or two companies are still trying to circumvent the rules, but the rules are quite clear and these companies have been warned by Trading Standards they are not welcome in this town. We suggest you always try and use local traders, approved by Check-a-Trader Trading Standards etc. Your Neighbourhood Watch Committee have been represented at the Seaford Fun Day and at the Donkey Derby, where we had a small table and display and answered queries and mustered some new members. We have also attended all the recent police panel meetings and quality days and support the work of the Police and local initiatives where appropriate. We had our first ‘intermediate’ summer newsletter published in Seaford Scene as an alternative means of keeping those without internet access up to date. We are planning on delivering a core of 7000 copies of this newsletter through the deliverer network, and the committee will also be undertaking additional deliveries into groups of roads in Seaford not currently covered, in the expectation of attracting new members and hopefully new volunteer deliverers in those areas. THINK SCHOOL TRAVEL Following a number of ‘near misses’ outside school entrances, two local parents have set up an initiative called “Think School Travel” with the aim of making the journey to and from school as safe as possible. It encourages everyone to ‘Drive Safely, Park Safely, Walk Safely’ and, along with the help of local councillors, has campaigned to have road markings near schools enhanced and made more prominent, new speed restrictions enforced and inconsiderate parking penalised and discouraged.

The campaign was launched on 24th September 2012, and NHW support the venture and wish them every success, as it blends in with our ethos of ‘good citizenship and neighbourliness’. If you require any more information on this good cause, please phone

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the organisers, Carol Edwards on 07896 027024 or Elise Holliman on 07762 588335, or go to www. facebook.com/groups/ThinkSchoolTravel. “NO COLD CALLING” ZONE/DOOR NOTICES As mentioned earlier, the “No Cold Calling“ Zone is up and running in Seaford and Bishopstone. If a trader or salesman calls at your door without an appointment, you have the power to ask them to leave and report them to the police if they desist. In addition, if you display a door or window sticker stating you do not want uninvited callers, then that constitutes your request for them to leave and the caller is then committing an offence by knocking on your door or ringing your doorbell. Our Chairman has investigated the provision of suitable stickers, but the cost of production is prohibitive; however, we have decided to print off simple window/door notices in lieu and these are being distributed with the hard copies of the newsletter. We suggest they are positioned inside a nearby window, or encapsulated and stuck outside near your door bell. A small supply of spare copies will be available at the police desk. POLICE PANEL MEETINGS The Police Panel Meetings are open to all residents and one is held in each of the three areas every three months. The next meetings are as follows: West Panel: 17th October, 7pm Baptist Church East Panel: 20th November, 7pm. St Luke’s Church. Central Panel: 5th December, 6pm. 37 Church St. Times and venues are also displayed at the Police

Station, No 37 Church Street, and on the Police website www.sussex.police.uk. Please check for up to date confirmation if you plan to attend, as sometimes the dates are changed due to operational commitments. DELIVERERS MEETING Deliverers are an essential part of the Neighbourhood Watch Association, in that they deliver these Newsletters door to door twice a year. By the time this newsletter is published, we would have held our initial Deliverers’ Meeting on 4th October, where we would have thanked them for the work they do, given short addresses on how the Committee undertakes the work of the Association and had a chance to answer queries etc. If you would like to volunteer as a Deliverer in your road or immediate area and help us in this worthwhile cause, we would be very pleased to hear from you. CONTACT DETAILS The Chairman Mark Brown on 01323 893861 or mfmb946@o2.co.uk or S&BNHWA, 93 Princes Drive, Seaford. BN25 2QT The Treasurer Richard Bosworth on 01323 492506 or our email address sandbnhw@aol.com The Membership Secretary Martin French on 01323 873946 or martin.french@post.com The Help Desk at the Police Station No 37 Church Street. (Mon – Fri, 10am to 2pm.) Seaford Town Council on 01323 894870. Written by: Richard Bosworth,Treasurer.

S&BNHW ANNUAL SUBSCRIPTIONS FOR 2013 (1st Jan – 31st Dec)

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You may donate a larger amount if you wish £……….. Email Phone Please return this form and your Subscription/Donation in a sealed envelope to the Treasurer, S&BNHWA, c/o Police Station, 37, Church Street, Seaford, or 14 Manor Road North, Seaford. BN25 3RB. Many thanks, Mark Brown, Chairman

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Abundant Grace

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Seaford’s Silver Band MEMBer Sylvia Lucas celebrates 65 years On Wednesday 12th September, past and present members and friends of the Seaford Silver Band came together to celebrate Sylvia Lucas’s membership of the band for 65 years. Sylvia officially retired from active membership of the band earlier this year and this was marked by making her a Life Vice President of the Band. Sylvia joined the band, of which her father and uncle were members, in 1946. She and her husband, Arthur, started the Youth Band which flourished over many years. She has played cornet

throughout, being Principal Cornet for a period and subsequently using her skill and experience to help and encourage newcomers to the section from a position in the second row. She played with the band during its period of very successful contesting 60 years ago, when it progressed from the 4th to the Championship Sections of the Southern Counties Amateur Band Association, also winning medals in solo and quartet contests with her sister, Valerie. She has made recordings for BBC Radio Brighton, played for a dance in the Hove Engineerium, on the MV Senlac during the 1977 Spithead Royal Review of the Fleet and for a BBC ‘Songs of Praise’ programme, apart from many appearances on Eastbourne Bandstand and at local fêtes and garden parties. Sylvia’s family’s connection with the band continues through her sister Valerie and nephew Paul. In recognition of her achievement and commitment the band presented her with a certificate and an engraved glass goblet. The Seaford Silver Band welcomes new members at its Wednesday evening rehearsals. Please telephone 01323 892424 for further details or visit the band’s website at www.seafordsilverband.co.uk.

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We are not a care home — but our staff do care. Abbeyfield House is not an “old folks’ home” but a place our residents call Home.

Home cooked meals using fresh produce are provided in the dining room. Please contact the Administrator for more information or to arrange a visit. Abbeyfield House, North Road, Alfriston, Polegate, BN26 5XB. Tel: 01323 871767 Email: alfabbeyfield@btinternet.com Industrial & Provident Society 23341R. An exempt charity.

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CHRISTMAS ARTS & CRAFTS AT THE CRYPT GALLERY Nov 24th – Dec 2nd, 11am – 5pm 23 Church Street, Seaford BN25 LEH Christmas just gets better and better! For the past seven years local artists and makers have come together at the Crypt Gallery to offer Seaford a fantastic range of stunning, hand-crafted gifts and art. This year is our best ever! We are delighted to welcome several new artists and makers whose work we know will be popular. If you want to give your family and friends original gifts and fill your home with gorgeous and unusual decorations, look no further than this year’s Christmas Arts and Crafts Fair at the Crypt Gallery. You will be able to buy baubles individually decorated with beaded overlays, beautiful bunting that has been hand sewn and embellished in pretty Christmas fabrics. The Crypt undercroft will again be transformed into a Winter Wonderland of sparkling lights with the everpopular Jaju Made decorations. As well as Jaju in the

Caricatures By Lesley Harvey The ideal Birthday, Anniversary and Christmas present or just to make a friend laugh! One image on A4 framed £39.

undercroft, there will be silk-covered books, boxes and other delightful silk gifts, photographs of the Sussex countryside, driftwood paintings, endearing dog art, hand made beads and a range of creams and lotions scented with essential oils. The upstairs will delight with original, hand made quilted patchwork items including wall hangings, table runners, baby quilts and lavender bags. Another range will include individually designed and hand crafted calendars, notebooks, memory keepers and greeting cards. You will find a wide range of stunning jewellery made of silver, precious and semi-precious stones as well as tactile earrings and brooches made from kiln-fired glass. To top this all off there will be hand woven wool scarves and series of unique individual table lamps, each with its own design and combination of woods. Each one is hand made using oak, lime, cherry, hemlock, pines and various red hardwoods. If you are keen to give art as presents (to yourself or others!) there will be paintings in several different media including silk paintings, textile art, ink drawings, acrylics and watercolours. This artwork includes themes depicting local scenes, landscapes of the Sussex coast and rich colourful images of nature. Last but not least we are delighted to have Statta with us this year. Statta sell sweet and savoury vinegars, infused oils, dressings and preserves that are lovingly made in Sussex using the finest ingredients, soft fruits steeped in white wine vinegar to extract the full flavour and colour.

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what’s on at the hop? ‘Anomaly’ Kate Sweeney

Saturday 3rd November to Thursday 15th November Tuesday to Saturday 10.30am - 5pm; Sunday 12 noon to 5pm. Closed all day Monday

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Anomaly showcases the limited-edition screen prints by Brighton-based contemporary artist Kelly Sweeney. The pieces are illustrative in style and draw from the facets of nature that capture the artists’ attention. Ink is applied to the prints, fusing the practices of printing, painting and drawing together. Recent work has become intricate and ornate, developed using her imagination and obsession with detail to explore visual contradictions and relationships, for example forging the realistic with the fantastical. Included in Anomaly are prints of Kelly’s beloved Staffordshire bull terrier, of which £75 of the sale of each print will be donated to Battersea Dogs and Cats Home.

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‘Winter Collection’ Louise Chavannes Saturday 17th November to Thursday 28th November. Tuesday to Saturday 10.30am to 5pm; Sunday 12 noon to 5pm; Closed all day Monday. Louise Chavannes, based in Heathfield, East Sussex, is an established watercolour artist who has developed her own style of watercolour painting which blends diffused layered backgrounds with a subtle hint of detail. She takes her inspiration from walks in the nearby countryside and also from the memories of the Northumberland countryside where she grew up. Louise’s latest collection, featuring her local woodland countryside, aims to evoke a sense of place using the emotional effect of pigment and textures. Louise won the much-coveted St. Cuthbert’s Royal Watercolour Society (RWS) Competition in February 2011 with a picture entitled ‘Woodland in Snow.’ She has also been shortlisted for The Sunday Times watercolour award where selected artists were shown in the Mall Galleries. Top: ‘Bentley tropicana’ by Kate Sweeney, below ‘Boats in Snow’ by Louise Chavannes.

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Seaford artist Andrew Dandridge exhibits new work Andrew Dandridge, one of the South’s most successful artists, is holding his 21st One Man Exhibition in the beautiful surroundings of the Cuckmere Barns, at The English Wine Centre near Alfriston. Andrew Dandridge is best known for his paintings of the Sussex countryside and the Downs that dominate this part of the south coast. Many will recognise familiar landmarks and vistas depicted in his work and will have sent or received greetings cards taken from his paintings. Well, once again, despite the challenging year we have all experienced, he will be exhibiting his latest collection of works at the English Wine Centre near Alfriston.

This new collection represents many months and countless hours of painstaking work from the hand of a true perfectionist. Most of the paintings will be watercolours but among them will be some oil paintings. Subjects will range from familiar downland footpaths to dramatic winter scenes and seascapes. Firmly established as one of the South’s most popular and well-known landscape artists, sales are now approaching 4000 original paintings. As his exhibitions are always very well attended it pays to get there early because, with a queue at the door, an eager following snaps up paintings.

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So please come along and see the exhibition and meet the artist Andrew Dandridge on Saturday November 17th and Sunday November 18th. For further information visit the artist’s website: www.andrewdandridge.co.uk Cuckmere Barns, The English Wine Centre, Alfriston Road, Berwick, East Sussex, BN26 5QS 10.30am – 5.00pm daily. Admission free. Tel: 01323 891434 or 07791933531 Email: andrew@andrewdandridge.co.uk Web: www.andrewdandridge.co.uk

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Eric Slater, Seaford artist The colour woodcuts of Eric Slater, a Seaford artist who died 50 years ago, have proved so popular at the Towner in Eastbourne that the gallery has decided to produce two limited edition prints of his work. One shows the coastguard cottages at Cuckmere Haven in 1930 (below) . The other, made a year earlier, is called ‘Rough Sea’ (bottom).

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Writer James Trollope, who has been researching the artist’s life, believes it’s a view from Splash Point towards the Cliffs of Seaford Head. “Although erosion has changed the shape of the cliffs, I found an old photo which almost exactly matches Slater’s scene,” he said. The Towner’s high-quality reproduction prints are limited to a run of 250 and are the same size as the originals. The larger ‘Rough Sea’ (13ins by 16ins) costs £125 and the slightly smaller ‘Coastguard Station’ (9ins by 13ins) is priced at £95. Both are on sale at the Towner where the Slater show continues until November 11th. Cards are also available and James Trollope hopes to produce a book to coincide with the 50th anniversary of Eric Slater’s death next year. The artist lived in East Albany Road between 1929 and 1963 and is buried at Seaford cemetery.

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Shared Exhibition with Lindy Dunbar 6th - 11th October, Crypt Gallery, Seaford

The Crypt Gallery in Church Street, Seaford was abuzz on Saturday 6th October, as an all too short exhibition of six local artists opened. Lindy Dunbar, who has exhibited all over Sussex and at London galleries, showed downland landscapes represented as billowing sweeps of lemon yellow and grey spiked with white to represent the chalk, and nudes often executed in barely-there rosy pastels and demonstrating the depiction of movement that make her work so special and that is seen particularly well in Trapeze Duo. “The couple were practising in front of me. It’s quite hard to capture the essence of what’s there but it is really exciting,” she says. “Movement is what most excites me, and the sense of life. Even with a landscape I like to think of things changing in front of you.” First-time exhibitor Sarah Gregson brought freshness to what can be hackneyed portrayals of local beauty spots. Hockneyesque in her approach to vibrant colour, her interpretations of the cliffs and South Downs are uniquely her own as steepness is exaggerated and cliff edges foreshortened to represent a vista that your mind’s eye might conjure up but that a camera could never capture. Of eight pictures on display, five bore red ‘sold’ stickers by the end of the first day. Former art teacher Kathlyn Thornburrow uses oil on canvas paper or sugar paper to paint vibrant representations of the Downs in all weathers and moods, along with nudes, some in pastels. In complete contrast were Wallace Street’s delicate watercolours and

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The Rotary Club of Seaford The Rotary Club of Seaford, famous locally for its Father Christmas Sleigh Collection, has announced a total of almost £2,500 raised this soggy summer from monthly Car Boot, Craft and Produce Markets. This was despite one of the wettest summers on record. Yet only once was the Club forced to call off an event – in July, if you please, when rain simply gushed down on the chosen day. However, September wound up the series of six markets at the Martello Fields (or five if you don’t include the one that never got started!) with a nice, dry morning. And everything came together. Dozens of car boot stallholders turned up with a fair sprinkling of produce sellers and also some superb examples of local craft manufacturers. The fast-food specialist did his best-ever business in Seaford this year, the bouncy castle was quite busy with the kids and even the ice-cream man sold a few cornets. Not that the sun actually shone for long. But the big bonus was Seaford’s Mr Music Man, Chris

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Newhaven Country market The Newhaven Country Market is held every Thursday at the Hillcrest Centre, Hillcrest Road, Newhaven from 9.45am to 1pm. Newhaven Country Market has been operating for about 10 years. Goods that are available for purchase include: free-range eggs, fresh fish, home made bread and scones, herbs, spices and Indian foods and a variety of baked goods such as cakes and savouries. You can even order a hamper or cake for that special occasion! Baked goods can be pre-ordered. Also available are locally grown plants and vegetables in season. In addition, there is a large selection of crafts: hats, scarves, gloves, children’s clothes, bags and other textile

crafts. Come along and see for yourself. All the items are unique and made to a high standard of craftsmanship. If you are having trouble with your sewing machine, Henry Cade is on hand to help you with that too. You can also experience a shiatsu massage. Finally, if you can’t see what you are looking for, talk to us and we will do our best to make, bake or source it for you. Another benefit of the Hillcrest Centre is the café offering very good food, cooked on the premises. The centre is conveniently situated for public transport and also has free parking, disabled access and toilets. Supporting the Country Market and buying direct from the producers helps to reduce food miles and benefits the local community. Come along and see us. You will be very welcome. Our special Christmas Market will be held on the 29th November. Father Christmas will be there for the children. An opportunity to buy your Christmas gifts and place your orders for cakes, pies and Christmas goodies.

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NATIONAL MINIMUM WAGE RISES (FOR SOME) From 1st October 2012 the national minimum wage for qualifying workers aged 21 years and over rose from £6.08 to £6.19. Whilst this is the most commonly thought of, there are different rates of minimum wage for four categories of worker, the above only being the first. We also have: • the development rate, which applies to workers aged between 18 and 20 inclusive (which has remained at £4.98); • the young workers rate, which applies to workers aged under 18 but above the compulsory school age and who are not apprentices (which has remained at £3.68); and • the apprenticeship rate which applies to apprentices under 19 years of age, or those ages 19 and over but in the first year of their apprenticeship (which has risen from £2.60 to £2.65). There are lots of different classes of worker, and categories of people who do or do not qualify for the national minimum wage. One interesting one is regarding family workers. Where a worker lives in their employer’s family home, are not charged for food or accommodation, and are genuinely treated as part of the family in respect of the provision of

accommodation and meals, and the sharing of things such as household chores and leisure activities, they will not qualify for the national minimum wage. Perhaps even more interesting, is the fact that family members themselves who live and work at home, are also exempt from the national minimum wage if they share in the tasks and activities of the family. This means that the minimum wage does not need to be paid to workers who participate in the running of the family business, provided that they are family members and live in the family home! For those people aged between 18 and 24 who are taking up the government’s “start-ups loans scheme” intended to help them to set up their own businesses, perhaps this is the solution they need to boost their fledgling endeavour by employing mum, dad, or even siblings as cheap labour. Alternatively of course, this could be the solution mum or dad need to get those youthful family member “employees” to finally flee the nest…! Katie White, Employment Solicitor 01273 775533 www.mayowynnebaxter.co.uk

 

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Who’s Who

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Dave has lived in Seaford for 13 years and has been a self-employed heating, electrical, plumbing, gas and oil engineer for 43 years. He is a member of the Harley Davidson Riders of Great Britain (Sussex Coasters). Dave has been married for 43 years and has eight grandchildren (all girls!) and an adopted Jack Russell. What do you most enjoy about your job? Overcoming problems and leaving a project knowing the customer is happy. What do you like best about Seaford? The countryside and community spirit; seeing customers in town who stop and speak to me. What is your favourite song or piece of music? When I Fall in Love, by Nat King Cole What book are you reading? Harley Davidson History What is your favourite film? The old Carry On films Which living person do you most admire? My wife, Joan, for putting up with my moods for 43 years.

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Award-Winning Children’s Author Pens New Monster Tale Award-Winning Children’s Author, Giles Paley-Phillips, has just seen the release of his new book ‘Tamara Small and the Monsters’ Ball’. Giles, from Seaford, East Sussex, wrote the book about a little girl called Tamara Small who, while lying awake in bed, hears a noise outside her room. Suddenly she is whisked away by a hairy monster! Luckily it is just the monsters from her neighbourhood inviting her to their annual ball. The rhyming text and colourful illustrations really set this book out as an excellent choice for children, whatever time of year, and it is receiving a huge amount of praise from critics, The Guardian’s Julia Eccleshare called it “A beautiful and progressive picture book” and others have likened it to ‘The Snowman’ by Raymond Briggs, but with monsters!

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“Norman Heritage of Sussex” An illustrated talk by Michael Hughes at 2:30pm in the Tower

Winter Season Opening Times Sundays & Bank Holidays: 11am to 1pm & 2:00 to 4:00pm Group visits are available at other times by appointment Archives are open on the first Sunday afternoon of each month Tel: 01323-898222 www.seafordmuseum.co.uk Postal address: P.O.Box 2132, Seaford, BN25 9BH (The SatNav address code is BN25 1JH)

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Saturday 17th November 2012 10:00 am to 5:00 pm Sunday 18th November 2012 10:00 am to 4:00 pm Admission: ADULT £4.00 O.A.P. £3.00 CHILD £3.00

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Seaford Bowling Club Seaford Bowling Club are coming to the end of a very successful season. It was our centenary year, celebrated in many different ways but firstly the club held a Jubilee drive, where all the members were asked to wear red, white and blue, which turned out to be a very sociable afternoon. Perhaps the highlights for the season were: having a new centenary year flag, all members being given new shirts with the centenary year and club badge embroidered on them, and a visit and match against the Royal Hospital, Chelsea Pensioners Team. The club house had some refurbishment work in the men's and ladies changing rooms to the delight of the members. Our closing drive took place on Wednesday 26th September at 2pm and included the handing over of a cheque to Mrs Janet White (below) for £1,226.94 to our sponsored charity, the St James’s Trust. Arthur Feist, Chairman and Mens Captain and Gay Byrne, who was then the Ladies Captain, chose this charity as their main fund-raising campaign, to which all the members have contributed over the season.

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Seaford in Bloom Our final fund-raising event this year, a Pasta Evening with Seaford in Bloom, will take place at 7pm on Friday 30th November 2012 at Diella’s restaurant, Dane Road. This is one of Seaford’s most popular fund-raising events and Stefano Diella has once again very kindly offered to host the occasion at his restaurant. Tickets, priced £15 each, must be pre-purchased and are now on sale at Diella’s restaurant and Fotobox, Broad Street. On previous occasions, this event has been sold out and, as numbers are strictly limited, it would be advisable to obtain tickets early.

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Seaford Osteopathic Clinic Est over 35 years

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Seaford Golf Club ‘Come and try our new academy holes’

Have you thought about playing golf at a quality club? Men, ladies and juniors welcome.

Green fee visitors can now book a game of golf online at special prices. Visit our website at: www.seafordgolfclub.co.uk and follow the Visitor Tee Booking link.

‘Fun and friendly’

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Running Commentary... By the time you read this article I will have run my last ever marathon. It’s not that I don’t enjoy them any more… I’m just happy to leave the family tradition of running marathons in the more-than-capable hands (or should that be feet) of my daughter, Claire, while I focus on more shorter races. The 160 marathons and ultras that I’ve done have all been full of incredible experiences, like the time I ran 145 miles along the Grand Union Canal in 39 hours. There were also a few painful moments, such as getting badly lost on the Salisbury Plain Marathon when the temperature soared above 100 degrees, and the most bizarre run, I suppose, was the Greenwich Foot Tunnel Marathon which began at 2am one Sunday morning and involved running back and forth under the River Thames fifty-six times. Marathons are amazing. They thrill the soul like no other race and each one leaves you with indelible memories. On reflection, the remarkable camaraderie that exists amongst fellow marathon runners was probably another reason why I ran so many. Thankfully, a similar level of friendship and shared enjoyment is present in the wide range of competitive

SCOUT HUT Chichester Road

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races in the Sussex Road Racing Grand Prix. Half of those events are 10km races, and it’s this distance which I think is so important to runners, whatever their preferred length of race. It is certainly an attainable target for newcomers to our sport while for seasoned athletes, it is the ideal distance to base one’s training around because a runner’s speed evolves from shortdistance running. A forty-minute training run, for instance, could include perhaps four or five occasions when you run at a slightly faster pace for about 200 metres. Gradually, the faster pace becomes your normal pace, and if done regularly, will make you a stronger and faster runner. There is still the need to follow up a faster training run with a slower run the next time you go out to avoid running on tired legs. Don’t aim to be a faster runner too soon as over-eagerness and over-confidence can easily lead to an injury. Some runners may have used the distance between street lamp-posts to alternate their walking and running when they first took up running. Those same posts could be used again as you explore different speeds during a training run. Another way to develop greater speed is to enter races. A good exponent of this is Brighton runner, Terry Avey of Phoenix AC, who does only nominal training but enters up to 40 races a year. As a result, he continues to record fast times in everything from 5kms to half marathons. Stamina can also be developed through short distance running just by doing more of your running off road, or more enjoyably, by entering cross-country races because the soft grass, mud or gravel surfaces require greater effort than running on tarmac or concrete to maintain the same speed. Two races in Sussex in November that would be good for speed and stamina are the Brighton 10km on the 11th and the Warren Hill Cross Country race (a five-miler near Beachy Head) on the 18th. Both events are on the Sussex Races website. Martin Bulger, founder member of Seaford Striders Running Club

Nikki Bond School of Dance SEAFORD

Principal: Nikki Bond AISTD

From 2½ years to ADULT

Ballet, Tap, Modern Jazz & Musical Theatre FREE TRIAL CLASS

Tel: 01323 492795 or 07703 485348 Email: nikkib9@hotmail.co.uk www.nikki-b-danceschool.co.uk

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LOUISE’S CLASSES ZUMBA...AEROBICS... ...BALLROOM...TONING TUES MERCREAD YOUTH CLUB, SEAFORD 10-11AM ZUMBA 11-11.30AM TONING.

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TUES SHAKESPEARE HALL, NEWHAVEN 6.30 –7.30PM AEROBICS 7.45-8.45PM BALLROOM FITNESS

Seaford Kurlers

WED SHAKESPEARE HALL, NEWHAVEN 11-12NOON BALLROOM FITNESS

Qualified Tutor & Certified Back-care Specialist

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By the time you read this, we will be back to GMT and the very dark evenings. Oh how I have memories of going to school in the dark and having the lights on all day. I do not like it. Whatever the light level, Seaford Kurlers will be at the Downs Leisure Centre to welcome our members and newcomers. Nothing puts us off our weekly get together. I am writing this whilst still in October due to the date for articles to be in to Fran for publication. We are still to have our AGM and we will be in the last couple of weeks of our in-house knockout tournament. I will also be able to report in the issue the recipient of the Bob Matthews Achievement Cup. Writing these articles each month seems to bring home to me that this year has gone very fast – so fast that I have not registered a lovely hot summer. Did I go to sleep at the wrong time? This does of course mean that we have been spared the water companies’ annual whinge about turning off taps after a week of sunshine. We have our annual visit to the Brighton Ice Show to look forward to on the 23rd November, 2012. Once again we will be taken there in comfort by an ESDA coach. Then in December we will have our annual Christmas Lunch at The Drove. We meet every Tuesday at 2.00pm until 4.00pm at the Downs Leisure Centre. Our annual membership fee is £5 and our weekly fee is £2.50. We also belong to ESDA (East Sussex Disability Association). You do not have to be the ‘sporty type’ to enjoy our game. We are also able to cater for people that have mobility difficulties. Apart from the sporting aspect of our club, we have quite an active social side. Contact: Mrs. June Wood, 7 Landsdown Road, Seaford BN25 3JS Tel: 01323 895376 Email: sally1989@tiscali.co.uk

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WED SHAKESPEARE HALL, NEWHAVEN 7.30-8.30PM ZUMBA THUR MERCREAD YOUTH CLUB, SEAFORD 10-11AM ZUMBA 11-11.30AM TONING FRI THE TREK CLUB, SEAFORD 7-8PM ZUMBA Tel: 07786 425758 johnlouisecave@gmail.com www.louisecavefitness.co.uk

with Becky

Have FUN! Get FIT! With FRIENDS!

BRAND NEW CLASS ZUMBA FOR KIDS 8+ YEARS Salts Scout Hut, Salts Recreation Ground Marine Parade, Seaford

Every Saturday from Sept 22nd @ 10am Limited spaces, reserve your childs place now!!

Adult classes available in Seaford & Newhaven Monday, Tuesday & Thursday. Call me for further details. Find me on facebook - ZumbaBecky Bristow

TEL: 07892 884944

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PILATES CLASSES at The Archway

“I love my Pilates classes. Tricia is the ideal tutor - very supportive and very aware of all our individual needs.” (client testimonial)

Ring Tricia 07941 922129

Web: www.pilatesofseaford.co.uk

Inner Wheel Club of Seaford This ladie’s club with 50 members must be one of the oldest in Seaford as we will be celebrating our 65th birthday this year. It was formed by wives of Seaford Rotarians and now has members from both Seaford Rotary Clubs. We are members of the British Association and also the International Association of Inner Wheel Clubs. Each year we send our president to a conference where new rules are discussed as well as being given the opportunity of hearing inspiring speakers. Every four years we send delegates to attend the world conference held in countries worldwide. The Objects of the Inner Wheel are: 1) To promote true friendship. 2) To encourage the ideals of personal service. 3) To foster international understanding. The club is run by an executive committee and subcommittees which cover fund-raising and catering, overseas and social arrangements. We run fund-raising events for charities which support local deserving causes as well as National and Overseas appeals. We follow the Rotary ideals when considering our approach to charitable work and when generally helping the community. Seaford Scene is a completely independent small business. All rights are reserved over the content and design of Seaford Scene unless agreed otherwise. The opinions expressed in editorial matter are not necessarily those of the publisher. Every care has been taken to ensure the accuracy of entries. Seaford Scene cannot be held responsible for any loss or damage caused by errors, omissions or alterations and assumes no risk or liability for articles or the accuracy of the facts within them, that are provided by contributors. Seaford Scene does not endorse companies, products or services that appear in this magazine.

Tai Chi & Qi Gong Unwind from the stresses of modern life with gentle exercises for health and relaxation. Personal tuition – individual, with friends or in a group. Log Cabin set within a relaxing garden retreat. Beginners welcome. Tuition times flexible to suit. Email: Ernie.whitecrane@talktalk.net

Or Ring: 07763 196343

SEAHAVEN Yoga Vajrasati Yoga with Rosie Waters

Gentle, Traditional Yoga All ages, all levels. Beginners welcome Saturdays 9.30am Wednesdays 6.30pm

The Archway, 1 Blatchington Road, Seaford

Thursdays 6.15pm

The Summerhayes Centre, Marshall Lane, Newhaven BN9 9RB

Please ask about individual tuition and private classes

Tel: 07983 622840

rosie-waters@tiscali.co.uk www.seahavenyoga.co.uk

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Z Jewellers

d NEW CHRISTMAS STOCK HAS ARRIVED! d Z JEWELLERS PAYS BEST PRICES IN SEAFORD for GOLD, OLD GOLD & SILVER MINIMUM £205 SOVEREIGN & £18.70 PER OZ SILVER PIECES “WE SAY WHAT WE PAY & PAY WHAT WE SAY” LADY BUYERS, FREE FRIENDLY VALUATIONS, QUOTES & ADVICE. OLD BROWN FURNITURE, PAINTINGS, WATCHES & COINS, SCRAP GOLD & BROKEN ITEMS

LOTS OF SILVER JEWELLERY & RINGS IN GALORE BEST PRE-LOVED COLLECTION OF QUALITY DIAMOND RINGS IN SEAFORD. GOOD FUR COATS WANTED, CIGARETTE BOXES & COSTUME JEWELLERY.

Z...Jewellers 14 High Street, Seaford BN25 1PG (opposite The Old Boot) 54

01323 892294

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Antique & second hand jewellery, gold, silver, furniture, paintings, china, glass, clocks, watches, bronzes & decorative items. Single pieces or whole contents purchased. Repairs & restoration of jewellery, watches, clocks & furniture. Valuations undertaken for insurance, probate & family division.

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Seaford Gold Buying Centre

£ £ NEED EXTRA CASH? £ £ Gold is at an all time high Sell your broken and unwanted jewellery

Gold up to £995 per troy oz. Silver up to £15 per troy oz Buy & sell Please call in at 16 High Street, Seaford or telephone the shop 01323 873090, mobile 07818 035675 Open 9am - 5pm Monday to Saturday. Closed Wednesday afternoon. To advertise in Seaford Scene please call 01273 710793 or email fran@seafordscene.co.uk

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PAM-A-CAKE

FOR ALL YOUR SPECIAL OCCASIONS

WEDDING & CELEBRATION CAKES DESIGNED TO ORDER

Friendly & Completely Personalised Service CALL PAM on 01323 892664 Mob: 07767 343840 Or Email: info@pam-a-cake.co.uk

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Chris’s Catering Catering for all occasions Parties l Weddings Funerals l dinner parties l Outside Catering l Specialist wedding cake made of different cheeses l No event too small l

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Farm cottage, firle road, seaford, East sussex BN25 2HJ

Tel: 01323 890096 Mob: 07970 751839

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SEAFORD SUCCESS STORY

JUST FOR YOU

Just For You Ladies lingerie celebrate 20 years

TO CELEBRATE OUR 20th BIRTHDAY

It was the year 1992. Colliholes, the small department store on Clinton Place, was in the process of closing. Janet Hamill (owner of Just For You) had been working in the lingerie department in the store. “Ladies were coming in crying, saying ‘where will I be able to buy my underwear? I've been coming here for 50 years!’ ”

Come in for our ‘BRA FITTING FORTNIGHT’

That's when ‘Just For You’was born! Originally opening in 'The High', a small parade of shops (now The Boot pub), Just For You started very small expanding the following year and moving to High Street, then on to Broad Street, and now, still in Broad Street but over the road, in their premises for the last 6 years.

Receive 20% off all bras when measured and fitted by JUST FOR YOU

25th Oct - 10th Nov 2012 Just For You, 2 Old Tree Parade, Broad Street, Seaford, BN25 3UN. 01323 490590

Now in their 20th year, they are proud that they have a fantastic reputation for service and expertise. “We have a fantastic selection of lingerie, classic underwear, nightwear and hosiery, and can usually help most customers who come in”, explained Lucy Hamill, daugher of Janet and current manager of ‘Just for You’.

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Thanks to their ability to 'serve' most ladies, Just For You has remained successful in these difficult times. “We enjoy our job and get a great amount of satisfaction from seeing customers leave, having had an ‘old fashioned’ and enjoyable shopping experience!

Charity FundRaising High Tea

It is planned to introduce a ‘High Tea’ at The Pavilion Restaurant, Dane Road, Seaford at 3pm on Sunday 18th November to raise money for local charities. Donations for the raffle will be more than welcome and funds raised will go to CTLA/Dial A Ride Service, NPS Lions and St James Trust. Three course meal £10.95, two courses £8.95p, coffee £1. Please let me know as soon as possible so that I can send a menu to you. The last date of booking is Sunday 18th November. All welcome. Looking forward to a happy afternoon. Telephone Rita on 01323 896877. Please recycle this magazine when you have finished with it.

Weddings Birthday’s • Children’s Disco • P.A.T Tested • CRB Checked • •

• Anniversary’s • Christmas Parties • Private Functions ● Fully Insured ● Competitive rates

EXTENSIVE RANGE OF MUSIC Mobile: 07585700359 Email: mcbdisco@hotmail.co.uk Web: www.mcbdisco.co.uk

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STAR BAR SPECIAL

Main Course+ Soft Drink = £10

FESTIVE DINING

Festive Lunch or Dinner £17.95 Christmas Day Lunch £69.00 (4 courses) Boxing Day Lunch £23.95 New Year’s Day Lunch 22.95

LOUNGE DINING

3 Courses £20 2 Courses £15 Eligible drinks are Carbonated Coke, Diet Coke, Lemonade, Soda, Tea and Coffee. Excludes Pie of the Day and any Main Courses over £9.95. Not available on Saturdays; before 6pm on Sundays and Friday evenings

Choose from our newly extended Lounge & Bar Menu

Book a table by calling the number below

Christmas Party Nights: Join one of our Party Nights with Dinner and Disco. Or enjoy private use of the function room for larger groups:

Price: Just £29.95 per person

Included in the price of the above:

3-course meal Homemade Mince Pies to Finish Crackers Festive Decorations

High Street, Alfriston, East Sussex BN26 5TA Tel: 01323 870495 E: bookings@thestaralfriston.co.uk • SEAFORD SCENE NOV ISSUE www.thestaralfriston.co.uk

HILL HOUSE

BED & BREAKFAST

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Ollivers Restaurant CELEBRATE ANY OCCASION WITH US

HOME MADE DELICIOUS FOOD PARTIES WELCOME PRIVATE DINING AREA AVAILABLE OPEN 7pm LAST ORDERS 9pm

BOOK NOW FOR CHRISTMAS

Eastbourne Road, Seaford, East Sussex. BN25 4BG 01323 899759 07534 083878 www.hillhouseinseaford.co.uk stay@hillhouseinseaford.co.uk 58

NOV 2012

Please visit Ollivers website for our monthly menu, vouchers and special offers and also for any upcoming news and events: www.olliversrestaurant.co.uk, email:enquiries@olliversrestaurant.co.uk

£5OFF per person (5 course option only)

Valid for Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday nights until 22/11/2012 PLEASE BRING VOUCHER ALONG WITH YOU TO QUALIFY.

11 Clinton Place Seaford East Sussex BN25 1NL.

Telephone: 01323 872111.

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THE HAMPDEN ARMS South Heighton

07873 751166 or 01273 514529 www.hampdenarms.com

WHAT’S ON IN NOV

Come and try our NEW AUTUMN MENU Thurs to Sun, 12pm – 2pm

NOW OPEN SAT & SUN EVENINGS 6pm - 8.30pm Booking Advised Pizza available anytime

Visit our website

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New

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Fri 2nd 8th Day (rock band) Fri 9th Ginger Flowers (new) Sat 10th South Heighton Bonfire Night with Bucklers Reel Fri 16th Fat Belly Jones (Kayla & Daves 3rd pub anniversary) Fri 23rd Fish Brothers Sat 24th Jam Night Fri 30th The Conspiracy (new band) Every Weds is QUIZ NIGHT, 8pm

The Pavilion QUIZ NIGHT

Wednesday November 21st at 6pm Why not join us for this fun evening? Be part of a team or bring your friends and make up a team of your own. Ticket price includes a Ploughman’s supper and wine. £7.95 per person. Coffee and desserts available. We guarantee a truly enjoyable evening. BOOK NOW We are opposite Morrisons. Phone 01323 894864 To advertise in Seaford Scene please call 01273 710793 or email fran@seafordscene.co.uk

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The Royal British Legion Club (Seaford) Limited CLAREMONT ROAD · SEAFORD · 01323 890154 · www.seafordbritishlegion.co.uk

BINGO EVERY WEDNESDAY

QUIZ LAST FRIDAY OF THE MONTH

Forthcoming Events

Anyone can join! For an £8 registration fee, then one annual membership fee of £23. You don’t have to be ex-forces. • Low Price Meals & Drinks • Snooker and Pool Tables • Meat Raffle Every Sunday • Family Celebrations Catered For

NOVEMBER Sat 3 Bingo Sat 10 Del Sat 17 Foul Play Sat 24 Free Juke Box & Pool

Acts subject to change please check with club to avoid disappointment

LASSOʼS KITCHEN

Monday - Closed Tuesday 12-3 Wednesday 12-3 & 5-8 Thursday 12-3 & 5-8 Friday 12-3 & 5-8 Saturday 12-3 & 5-8 Sunday 12-3

East Blatchington The Office Bar & Club Lecture: Tues 6th Nov The Courtyard, Saxon Lane, Seaford, East Sussex, BN25 1QL. 01323 892278

Hidden away in Saxon Lane, the Office Bar & Club welcomes you to a warm and friendly atmosphere where you can also enjoy a drink in our secluded courtyard. We stock a wide selection of wines, spirits and beers including Harveys. Coffee and tea are served all day. Private bar and function room - ideal for small parties - is available for hire.

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Our November/Christmas lecture will be with Alan Morgan, who will talk on the subject “50 years Cruising and Sailing”. Alan is a very well-known expert on both subjects. Amongst his other skills are boat designing. Alan’s talk will be followed by our Christmas tea to round off this year’s successful season. I wish to thank you all for your support. It’s like seeing old friends every time. The talk is on Tuesday 6th November at St Peter’s Church Hall (or Church depending on numbers) and will start at 2.30pm.Tea will follow all for the price of £5. This of course is still for church funds - a medieval church needs constant attention. Special thanks to the group of ladies who do the teas, to Stephen Newberry and his merry band in their office in Church Street and to this magazine for printing the articles. Happy Christmas to you all and see you next year. Shirley Linsell

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THE NEW-LOOK CAFÉ SEVEN! Café Seven on Clinton Place has had a face-lift! Gone are the magnolia walls, lino flooring, lofty ceilings and fluorescent lights. Instead there’s a bright, contemporary interior with wooden flooring, clean white walls and soft low lighting. Carefully chosen modern chairs and tables fill the café and tasteful coffee-shop-style pictures adorn the walls whilst the new bright and friendly menu at the rear of the cafe does everything to make your taste buds tickle! Owners Helen and Shaun Edmeads decided it was time to freshen the place up in response to customers’ feedback who, aside from raving about the delicious food, felt that the place needed cheering up. As well as keeping their loyal customers happy, Helen and Shaun are now keen to attract more customers and feel that the new contemporary look has created a bright and welcoming place where good food can be enjoyed from breakfasts through to afternoon tea and cake! The new-style menu includes breakfasts full, English, mega and vegetarian - as well as hot lunches including

staff in their new uniforms were very polite and helpful and they made me feel most welcome. I wished I I could have stayed longer to enjoy some afternoon tea and cake whilst reading the paper on the sofa in the window, but sadly work beckoned. It was clear that both Helen and Shaun are very happy and proud of what they have achieved at the cafe, and feel it was definitely a worthwhile investment. I agree, - I think they’ve got it just right! Look out for free wi-fi at Café Seven, coming soon. Fran Tegg

WELCOME TO THE NEW LOOK 7 Clinton Place, Seaford

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A Short Story

Rush Hour By Alan Morton

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“Well, yes I guess so; I need to get Betsy sorted. I could hang around a day or two while I get her fixed up.” There was a further long pause while the couple contemplated nothing in particular. “Done any fencing?” queried Digby, lighting a smoke. “Yeah, no worries.” “Put in strainers? There’s some post and wire that needs attending over in the back blocks,” he added, indicating over his shoulder. “No probs,” replied Jacko. “There’s a small stretch need some posts putting in as well,” added Digby. “Got a postdriver?” “Yeah, got one that hitches up to the Massey Ferguson.” “Good as gold,” replied Jacko. “Good with sheep?” asked Digby almost as an afterthought. “Done a bit,” said Jacko, accepting a light from the end of Digby’s smoke. “I’ve got a few hoggets gone walkabout up in the hills; could do with a hand rounding ’em up. Any good on a horse?” “Born in the saddle,” replied Jacko, although the truth was he hadn’t done any equine work for a good few years. “Got some supplejack and bush-lawyer I could do with a hand in cutting back and burning… and a bit of gorse work as well,” continued Digby. “Sounds like more than a day or two’s work there,” observed Jacko. “Could well be,” agreed Digby. There was yet another long pause before Digby spoke again, “Can’t offer you too much in the way of notes, but what there is would be cash in hand… could help you get Betsy fixed up for sure… There’s a little bach where you could lay your head, and you’d be good for three meals a day, no worries; the wife’s worth her weight in the kitchen.” “Sounds good to me,” replied Jacko, and Digby pushed the gate open slightly so that Jacko could join him on the other side. “We could take the Massey down a bit later on and tow Betsy back,” suggested Digby. “Sweet as,” responded Jacko as he snatched at a length of long grass and put the stem in his mouth. Jacko leaned forward, resting his forearms on the gate and lifted a foot to sit on the bottom bar. “When do I start?” “You already have,” replied Digby, and he closed his eyes once again and turned his face to bask in the late afternoon sun.

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All members are invited to attend the Society Annual General Meeting on Thursday 29th November. The meeting is again being held in the St. Leonard’s Church Hall at 7pm. The evening will comprise annual reports, awards, elections, grand raffle and details of programme for 2013. Full refreshments will be available during the evening.

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High Sheriff visits Exchange garden Seaford’s flourishing Exchange community garden in the Crouch was delighted to receive a visit from the High Sheriff of East Sussex, David Allam, last month. Mr Allam, who was accompanied by Kevin Richmond, Chief Executive of Sussex Community Foundation, was there on what was an otherwise typical morning for the garden’s volunteer members, so he saw people from all walks of life, able bodied and those with impairments and learning difficulties working together to pick the last of the summer’s and autumn’s crops including soft fruit, tomatoes, beans, peppers, chillies and aubergines, check remaining crops of beetroot, brassicas, carrots and onions, make cuttings to propagate for the coming year, and generally tend the garden. They also heard how we plan collectively so as to achieve a consensus for the forward development of the garden. Indeed, approaching the garden that morning involved a bit of an obstacle course as the ground was being prepared by Robert and his team for the last of the paving that will make the site so much more accessible

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Seaford Choral Society The Society, now in its 95th year, will be performing Handel’s ‘Messiah’ in St. Leonard's Church, Seaford on Saturday 1st December. This magnificent work was composed in 1741 and first performed in The New Music Hall, Dublin on April 13 1742 with 26 boys and 5 men from the combined choirs of St. Patrick's and Christ Church cathedrals. It has been performed regularly ever since and Seaford Choral Society’s rendition aims to closely follow the orchestral format adopted by Handel. The soloists will include: Alexandra Stevenson, Soprano; Rebecca Anstey, Contralto and Thomas Faulkner, Bass. The choir will be accompanied by musicians from the Exceat Players on violins, viola, cello and trumpet with Nick Houghton playing the harpsichord. The musical director is Sion Parry. Tickets, at £10 includes a programme and may be obtained from Seaford Tourist Information Centre and Newberry Estate Agents both in Church Street or by phoning (01323) 896309.

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Seaford Musical Theatre Review

We Built This City Friday 14th September saw the penultimate night of the Barn Theatre’s fun-filled, original rock ‘n’ roll production ‘We Built This City’ where the cast should be congratulated on their real sense of community spirit, energy and enthusiasm. Director Paula Woolven’s musical commentary on the history of rock starts with a dramatic monologue by Alderman Goode (John Walsh) in which the Hard Rocker sets the scene of a futuristic city where rock music is almost a form of religion and all other music is banned from this place of rock-worship. Even to mention such a name as Lady Gaga is seen as blasphemy! It’s not all serious though. Alderman cleverly includes some local humour in his quip, “maybe KFC in Newhaven just ran out of chicken” when explaining the downfall of rock in contemporary society. Alderman calls a council meeting which appears to be a regular occurrence amongst the rock-devotees who we find are categorised into different sub-groups which are: The Old Timers, the Glam Rockers, the Hard Rockers, the Punk Rockers, the Folk Rockers and the Young Rockers. At this meeting, the audience learns that the essence of rock music is under threat from a group called ‘The Fusions’, a band of rebels who believe in the acceptance of all music and want to bring this to the Rockers’ attentions. The production offers a broad selection of iconic, massive rock hits known by many including Tina Turner’s ‘Proud Mary’, Queen’s crowd-pleaser ‘We Will Rock You’, and ‘Rock Around The Clock’ by Bill Haley and The Comets. There is also something for the younger audiences as The Fusions give an enjoyable rendition of more recent electronic-pop chart-topper ‘Telephone’ by Lady Gaga (featuring Beyonce). In addition, the performance of Olly Murs’ pop song ‘Dance with me Tonight’ indicates the stark contrast between the two opposite ends of the music spectrum whilst embodying the key theme of the play; The Rockers’ reluctance in accepting this new form of music worship and The Fusions’ defiance in conforming to The Old Timers’ society.

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B. Goode (Rob Willis), whose Johnny Cash-esque singing voice and rhythmic Elvis leg-twist, in my opinion, made him the star of the show. Johnny B. Goode’s sheer musical talent paired with the delightful, tuneful harmonies of Peggy-Sue during the duet of ‘Need You Now’ by American group Lady Antebellum made for a poignant scene. There is trouble amongst the love-struck teenagers, however, when Johnny discovers Peggy-Sue’s association with The Fusions and the part she played in launching a flash mob at the City picnic. Ultimately, Johnny is faced with the challenging decision of upholding the law by turning Peggy-Sue in, and therefore pleasing his father, or supporting the love of his life and sticking by her. In the end, both love and rock music will out. All in all ‘We Built This City’, teamed with the colourful costumes, was an eclectic mix of punk-meets-hippy, fusion-meets-rock, and new-meets-old. The toe-tapping tunes had the audience clapping (and in some cases singing) along and the utter vigour and joy displayed by everyone involved should be widely praised; the band, front of house, behind the scenes, extras and director included (who got up on stage herself at the end of the show and displayed her thespian talent). And I shouldn’t forget one cute little, white-suited, mini-Elvis character who, even though he had no lines, put so much energy into his role that he nearly hit the glasses off his face in a songand-dance number! Emily Strachan

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WHAT’S ON OCT/NOV Sat 20th Oct - Thurs 1st Nov ‘Bounded In A Nutshell’, Peter Messer Hop Gallery, Castle Ditch Lane, Lewes Tues - Sat 10.30am - 5pm, Sun 12 noon - 5pm., closed Monday. The Lewes artist’s intense tempera paintings create an idiosyncratic world that unsettles and sometimes amuses.Tel: 01273 487744. www.hopgallery.com

Thursday 1st Seaford Inner Light Club St Peters Hall, Belgrave Road 2pm. Entertainment, tea & raffle. Monthly meeting for Blind & Partially Sighted Persons. Tel: 01323 899592.

Seaford Bonfire Society Open Committee Meeting The White Lion Hotel, Claremont Road 7pm. A chance to join and meet Mon 29th - Tues 30th Oct The Big Draw Children’s Event the committee. The Crypt Gallery, 23 Church St www.seafordbonfire.com 11am - 3pm. Children must be Family Roots, Eastbourne & accompanied. Free. Tel: 01323 District Family History Society 894870. www.thecryptgallery.com Ocklynge School,Victoria Tuesday 30th Seaford Natural History Society St Luke’s Church Centre, Walmer Road 2.15pm. Speaker John Luck on ‘Dragonflies on your Doorstep’. Tel: 01323 491964 www.seafordnaturalhistory.org.uk Fashion Show Seaford Golf Club, Firle Road 6.30pm for 7pm. Charity fashion show presented by Seahaven Lioness Club with M&Co and Exquisite You Bridal Boutique. Tickets £6 including coffee, available from M&Co or the Lionesses on 01323 894085 or 899380.

Drive, Eastbourne 7.15 for 7.30pm. ‘A Day in November - The Diary of Thomas Drew’, a talk on the Mary Stanford Lifeboat Disaster 1928 by Geoff Hutchinson. Visitors £1.50. Tel: 01323 731792 www.eastbournefhs.org.uk Friday 2nd Seaford Hard of Hearing Club St. James’ Clubhouse, 11 Blatchington Road, Seaford ‘Land of the Midnight Sun’, presented by Michael Hoad. Tel: 01323 898628

Seaford National Trust Assoc. St Leonard’s Church Hall 10.30am - 12 noon. Reunion The Big Draw Adults Event The Crypt Gallery, 23 Church St coffee morning and photo competition. 7.30pm. ‘Hung, Drawn and Tel: 01323 892750 Quartered’ life drawing event. Free. Tel: 01323 894870. Seaford Fairtrade Group Fun www.thecryptgallery.com Quiz St. Leonard’s Church Hall Seaford Lecture & Literary Club St. Leonards Church Hall, Seaford 7.30pm - 8.30pm. ‘Shakespeare and the Mediterranean’. Illustrated lecture by Helen Poole. Tel: 01323 899987 or 01323 893270. Wednesday 31st Kids’ Halloween Craft Event Seaford Museum, Martello Tower 10am. Craft activities with Halloween theme for children. Tel 01323 898222

7pm. Quiz, raffle and fairtrade meal with wine/juices. Up to 6 per team. Entry £6 by advance ticket only from 01323 891871 or 491638. Lecture: ‘Rotten Seaford’ Seaford Little Theatre, Steyne Rd 7.15pm for 7.30pm. A political history of the town by Kevin Gordon. Tickets £5 in advance, £6 on the door, includes wine or juice. Available from the Tourist Information Centre. Tel: 01323 897426.

Saturday 3rd The Concert Singers The Barn Theatre, Saxon Lane 2.30pm. ‘Musical Jubilee’. Tickets £8/£6 on the door or from Seaford Tourist Information, 37 Church Street, or tel: 01273 738773. Seaford Constitutional Club Crouch Lane, Seaford 8pm. David Fennel. Tel: 01323 890087 The Royal British Legion Club Claremont Road, Seaford 8.45pm. Bingo. Tel: 01323 890154 www.seafordbritishlegion.co.uk Saturday 3rd - Sunday 4th Krissy of Sussex & The Sussex Girls Christmas Fayre 25 ChyngtonWay, Seaford Stalls include home made produce and fabulous textiles. www.krissyofsussex.co.uk Saturday 3rd - Thursday 15th ‘Anomaly’ - Kelly Sweeney Hop Gallery, Castle Ditch Lane, Lewes Tues - Sat 10.30am - 5pm, Sun 12 noon - 5pm., closed Monday. Limited edition screen prints by Brighton-based contemporary artist.Tel: 01273 487744. www. hopgallery.com Tuesday 6th Clinton Café Clinton Centre, Clinton Place 10.30am - 12pm. Free tea and coffee to celebrate the re-opening of weekly coffee mornings after the building work at the Clinton Centre. Tel: 01323 873262 Seaford Head Probus Club Seaford Golf Club, Blatchington Monthly meeting and lunch for members and guests. Tel: 01323 896373 East Blatchington Lectures St. Peter’s Church Hall, Belgrave Road 2.30pm. ‘50 Years Cruising and Sailing’ by Alan Morgan, followed by Christmas tea. Tickets £5, from Stephen Newberry Estate Agents, Church Street, or on the door.

work, and join the Society. Free refreshments. Seaford Lecture & Literary Club St. Leonards Church Hall, Seaford 7.30pm - 8.30pm. ‘Abraham Lincoln’. Illustrated lecture by Michael Hughes. Tel: 01323 899987 or 01323 893270. Seahaven Friendship Club Seaford Constitutional Club Crouch Lane 8pm. We welcome old and new members to join us in a wide range of social events. For more information, tel the membership secretary 01323 895625 Wednesday 7th Knit & Natter The Little Theatre, Steyne Road 10am - 12 noon.. First session of new weekly group for all hand knitters in Seaford, from begiinners to experts. Tel: Eileen 0n 01323 491638 or Lyn on 01323 893412. The Wednesday Group Cross Way Church, Steyne Rd 7.30pm. Meeting in the Wesley Room. Rosemary Carlisle. Tel: 01323 891003 Friday 9th Seaford Community Cinema Barn Theatre, Saxon Lane 7pm for 7.30pm. ‘Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy’ (Cert. 15). With Benedict Cumberbatch, Colin Firth. Dir. Tomas Alfredson. Tickets £6/£5/£3.50. Advance booking recommended, from Seaford Tourist Office or online. www.seafordcinema.org Seaford Folk Club The Royal British Legion, Claremont Road 7.45pm Transatlantic folk and roots duo James Hickman and Dan Cassidy. www.seafordfolkclub.com Friday 9th - Saturday 17th Seaford Little Theatre Seaford Little Theatre, Steyne Rd 7.45pm, matinee 2.30pm Sat 10th Nov. ‘Straight & Narrow’ by Jimmie Chinn. Tickets £8, matinee £7. Available from Sussex Eye Care, 9 Broad Street. Tel: 01323 490397, www.seafordlittletheatre.co.uk

Seaford Gardening Club Clinton Centre, Clinton Place 7.30pm. Talk by Peter James Hill ‘A Guernsey Travelogue’. Tel: 01323 491331 www.seaford-sussex.co.uk/sgc

Seaford Folk Club The Royal British Legion, Claremont Road 7.45pm. Trotwood. A French family specialising in Irish and Scottish music. www.seafordfolkclub.com

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East Blatchington Pond Conservation Society St. James’ Clubhouse (upstairs in South Hall) 7.30pm. AGM. All members and non-members welcome. Come and see photos of our


Saturday 10th Lewes, Seaford & District Cats Protection Christmas Bazaar Clinton Centre, Clinton Place 10am - 12 noon. Entry by donation. Tel: 01273 814191.

GuestHouse Storytellers Hillcrest Community Centre 7pm for 7.30pm. ‘A Christmas Carol’. Ashley Ramsden portrays all 23 characters in the Dickens classic. Tickets £7 on the door or £6 in advance from rondaarmitage@hotmail.co.uk, tel: 01825 873477.

St Luke’s Christmas Fair St Luke’s Church, Walmer Rd 2pm - 4pm. Father Christmas, face painting, tombola, raffle, gifts, Seaford Lecture & Literary home made cakes and more. Tel Club St. Leonards Church Hall, Edward on 01323 892443. Seaford 7.30pm - 8.30pm. ‘Tea and the Seaford Constitutional Club English’. Illustrated lecture by Dr Crouch Lane, Seaford Sally White. Tel: 01323 899987 8pm. Ameritz. or 01323 893270. Tel: 01323 890087 The Royal British Legion Club Claremont Road, Seaford 8.45pm. Del. Tel: 01323 890154 www.seafordbritishlegion.co.uk Saturday 10th - Thursday 15th Seaford’s First Open Art Exhibition The Crypt Gallery, 23 Church Street 10am - 4pm. Residents of Seaford and surrounding areas will be able to submit work. £100 top judges prize. Details plus entry forms from Seaford Tourist Information Centre or at www.thecryptgallery.com Sunday 11th Remembrance Ceremony Seaford War Memorial 11am. Royal British Legion remembrance ceremony. Help for Heroes: A Concert for Remembrance Sunday Seaford Baptist Church 6pm. Donations to Help for Heroes Tuesday 13th Probus Club of Seaford Seven Sisters Hotel, Alfriston Rd 12 noon for 1pm lunch. Monthly meeting with 3-course meal and speaker. Tel: 01323 894939 or 01323 897546. Seaford Natural History Society St Luke’s Church Centre, Walmer Road 2.15pm. Speaker Chris Joyce on Saline Lagoons of Sussex.Tel: 01323 491964 www.seafordnaturalhistory.org.uk New Moon Gong Ceremony Gong Gardens, Sutton Road 6.30pm for 7pm start. Voluntary £10 contribution or exchange. Free Gong session and CD for pregnant ladies. For more information tel: 01323 890101 or 07973 227175.

Wednesday 14th Seaford Women’s Institute Claremont Hall, Claremont Rd 2pm. Members only meeting. Seaford & District Stamp Club Cross Way Church, Steyne Rd 7.15pm. ‘Abraham Lincoln’. Talk by Angus Lincoln. Tel: 01323 890699 www.seafordstampclub.co.uk

Ouse Valley Cycle Network Project Newhaven Hillcrest Centre 7.30pm. ‘The Sussex Ouse Valley Way’. Ilustrated talk by Terry Owen. www.ovcn.org.uk Seaford Museum & Heritage Society Lecture Seaford Museum, Martello Tower 7.30pm. ‘Sussex Monasteries’ by Michale Hughes. Tel: 01323 898222. Friday 16th Seaford Folk Club The Royal British Legion, Claremont Road 7.45pm. Mary Humphries and Anahata. Traditional English song & music. www.seafordfolkclub.com Saturday 17th Seahaven District Scouts Christmas Craft Fair St Leonard’s Church Hall 9.30am - 2pm. To book a table (£10), please ring 0844 4146086 or email vickie.distsec@ seahaven.me.uk. Coffee morning Clinton Centre (large room), Clinton Place 10am - 12 noon. Entry £1 inc refreshment, children free. Supporting Seaford Stroke Club and Seaford Responders. Stalls, raffle. Tel: 01323 873646. Save the Children Autumn Fair Clinton Centre, Clinton Place 10am - 12 noon. Lunchtime Charity Concert St Leonard’s Church 1pm. Buxted Symphony

Orchestra. Concert approx 1 hour. Free and self-supporting with donations given by our generous audience.

arranged. To book and further details tel: 01323 892327

The All New Sunday Lunch Club St Peter’s Church Hall, Belgrave Road 1pm. Sunday roast and gettogether for Seaford senior citizens. £5. Transport can be

The Royal British Legion Club Claremont Road, Seaford 8.45pm. Free Juke Box & Pool. Tel: 01323 890154 www.seafordbritishlegion.co.uk

Tuesday 20th Seaford Lecture & Literary Seaford Twinning Association Club St. Leonard’s Church Hall, Quiz Night with Fish & Chips Seaford 37 Church Street (police 7.30pm - 8.30pm. ‘The Trojan station entrance) War: Fact or Fiction’. Illustrated 7.15pm for 7.30pm.. Fundraising lecture by Dr Dudley Moore. event, small fun prizes and raffle. Tel: 01323 899987 or 01323 Quiz entry £1, fish and chips at 893270. cost, BYO drink. To book food, Wednesday 21st tel Garry on 01424 201610. Seaford Women’s Institute Seaford Constitutional Club Claremont Hall, Claremont Rd Crouch Lane, Seaford 2pm. Scrabble. 8pm. Children in Need quiz Seaford National Trust night and raffle. £7.50 including Association Cross Way Church, meal. All welcome. Steyne Road Tel: 01323 890087, www. 2.30pm. AGM, followed by ‘What seafordconclub.co.uk it is like to be High Sheriff ’, talk by The Royal British Legion Club David Allam. Tel: 01323 892750 Claremont Road, Seaford Quiz Night 8.45pm. Foul Play. The Pavilion, Dane Road Tel: 01323 890154 6pm. Tickets £7.95, including www.seafordbritishlegion.co.uk Ploughman’s supper and wine. Saturday 17th - Sunday 18th Tel: 01323 894864 The Seaford Model Railway Friday 23rd Show Newlands School, Seaford Community Cinema Eastbourne Road Barn Theatre, Saxon Lane 10am - 5pm Sat, 10am - 4pm 7pm for 7.30pm. ‘A Separation’ Sun. Layouts in most gauges (Cert. PG). With Leila Hatami, trade stands, refreshments. Peyman Moaadi. Dir. Asghar Entry £4 adults, £3 OAP/child. Farhadi.Tickets £6/£5/£3.50. Exhibition of new work by Advance booking at Seaford Andrew Dandridge Cuckmere Tourist Office or online. Barns, The English Wine www.seafordcinema.org Centre. Alfriston Rd, Berwick Seaford Folk Club 10.30am - 5pm daily. The Royal British Legion, Watercolour and oil paintings Claremont Road of the Sussex countryside 7.45pm. Martin Wyndham Read ranging from downland and Iris Bishop. footpaths to winter scenes and www.seafordfolkclub.com seascapes. Admission free. Tel: Saturday 24th 01323 891434/07791 933531 andrew@andrewdandridge.co.uk, Bishopstone Art Group Art & Craft Sale www.andrewdandridge.co.uk Clinton Centre, Clinton Place Saturday 17th - Thursday 28th 11am - 4pm. Craft stalls to ‘Winter Collection’ - Louise include artwork, cards, jewellery, Chavannes Hop Gallery, Castle silk scarves, hand made gift Ditch Lane, Lewes boxes and more. Affordable gifts Tues - Sat 10.30am - 5pm, Sun for Christmas. Refreshments and 12 noon - 5pm., closed Monday. super raffle. New watercolours inspired by Alfriston Dickensian Evening Louise’s local countryside.Tel: 01273 487744. www.hopgallery. Alfriston Clergy House, The Tye 4pm - 8pm. Free. Park & ride com service from Drusilla’s. For more Sunday 18th information tel: 01323 871188. Table Top Sale Seaford Constitutional Club Downs Leisure Centre Crouch Lane, Seaford 9am - 2pm. Free entry. 8pm. Keith Hayman. For details tel: 01323 490011 Tel: 01323 890087 www.waveleisure.co.uk

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Sat 24th Nov - Sun 2nd Dec Christmas Arts & Crafts The Crypt Gallery, 23 Church St 11am - 5pm daily. Popular Christmas craft fair. Tel: 01323 894870 Tuesday 27th Seaford Lecture & Literary Club St. Leonard’s Church Hall, Seaford 7.30pm - 8.30pm. ‘Collecting Postcards’. Illustrated lecture by Dr Dudley Moore. Tel: 01323 899987 or 01323 893270. Seaford Natural History Society St Luke’s Church Centre, Walmer Road 2.15pm. Speaker Margaret Pilkington on Streamside Meadows in the Upper Ouse. Tel: 01323 491964 www.seafordnaturalhistory.org.uk Wednesday 28th Charity High Tea The Pavilion, Dane Road 3pm. In aid of CTLA/Dial A Ride Service, NPS Lions and St James’ Trust. All welcome, places must be reserved by Sunday18th Nov. Raffle donations welcome. Tel Rita 01323 896877 for details. Full Moon Gong Ceremony Gong Gardens, Sutton Road 6.30pm for 7pm start. Voluntary £10 contribution or exchange. Free Gong session and CD for pregnant ladies. For more information tel: 01323 890101 or 07973 227175.

4-11.Tickets £5. For tickets and details tel: 01323 492269 Pasta Evening with Seaford in Bloom Diella’s, Dane Road 7pm. Final fund-raising event of the year. Tickets £15 in advance only, from Diella’s or Fotobox, Broad Street. Early booking recommended. www.seaford-sussex.co.uk/sib Seaford Folk Club The Royal British Legion, Claremont Road 7.45pm. Singers and Musicians Night. All welcome. www.seafordfolkclub.com Seaford Music Society Cross Way Church, Steyne Rd 7.45pm. Cuillin Sound. Traditional wind music with a Scottish inspiration. Tel: 01323 895812. Saturday 1st December Seaford National Trust Association Christmas Bazaar St Leonard’s Church Hall 10am - 11.30am. Cakes and savouries, accessories, gifts, raffle, tombola, books, puzzles and National Trust gift stall. Tel: 01323 892750 Open House 49 Cuckmere Road, Seaford 12 noon - 4pm. Childrenswear and accessories, chocolates, jewellery, stationery and homemade produce, plus wine and mince pies. All proceeds to children’s charity.

Seaford Twinning Association Local History Talk & Festive Christmas Buffet 37 Church Street (Tourist Information entrance) 7.15pm for 7.30pm.. Kevin Gordon talks on ‘Martello Towers and Seaford Museum’. Thursday 29th American buffet; bring plate of Newhaven Country Market Christmas food to share. BYO Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven drink. Entrance £1. Tel Garry on 9.45am - 1pm. Special Christmas 01424 201610. market. Meet Father Christmas, Seaford Choral Society buy gifts, and place orders for St Leonard’s Church cakes, pies and Christmas goodies. Handel’s ‘Messiah’. Choir Seaford & District Horticultural and soloists accompanied by Society St. Leonard’s Church musicians from the Exceat Hall, Church Lane, Seaford Players. Tickets £10 including 7pm. AGM for members programme, from Seaford only. Annual awards, reports, Tourist Information Centre and elections, grand raffle, Newberry Estate Agents, both refreshments, details of 2013 in Church Street, or tel: 01323 programme. Tel: 01323 898733 896309. www.seaford-sussex.co.uk/sdh Sunday 2nd December Friday 30th Christingle Service Tall Stories London Theatre Seaford Baptist Church, Annecy Catholic Primary Belgrave Road School, Sutton Avenue Time TBC. ‘Labyrinth’. Suitable for ages Seaford Gardening Club Clinton Centre, Clinton Place 7.30pm. ‘Introduction to Cacti and Succulents’. Talk by Dr Anthony William Mace. Tel: 01323 491331 www.seaford-sussex.co.uk/sgc

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Eastbourne Moviemakers Club St Luke’s Parish Rooms, Stone Cross, Pevensey 1st & 3rd Weds: 7.45 - 9.45pm. Members show videos, advice available, speakers on videorelated topics. For further details contact Julia Galvin 01323 507712 Knit & Natter The Little Theatre, Steyne Road Weds: 10am - 12 noon. For all Seaford hand knitters, beginners to experts. First session Weds 7th Nov. Tel: Eileen on 01323 491638 Lyn on 01323 893412

Coffee Morning The Clinton Centre, Clinton Pl. Tues: 10.30am - 12pm. Coffee, tea and biscuit, 80p. To celebrate the re-opening of our coffee mornings after the building work at the Clinton Centre, we will be serving free tea and coffee on Tues 6th Nov.. Tel: 01323 873262 Coffee Morning & Bring and Buy St Luke’s Church Hall, Walmer Rd Weds: 10am - 12 noon

Coffee Pot Chyngton Methodist Church Hall Thurs: 10 - 11.30am. Assorted items on sale. Disabled access. Little Acorn Machine Knitting Club Baptist Church, Belgrave Rd Friendly atmosphere. Tel: 01323 2nd Fri of month: 2 - 4pm. Tel: 891534 Shirley Bone on 01323 492034 Encompass or email: shirleybone@ymail.com St Luke’s Church, Walmer Rd 3rd Mon of the month: Newhaven Art Club 2 - 4pm. A variety of speakers, Bishopstone Parish Hall tea, sandwiches and cake. All Mons: 2pm. Members meet to welcome. Tel: 01323 891749 or paint and draw together with discussions, demonstrations, life- 894608 or 872281. drawing and sketching outdoors. Friendly Hour Annual subs. £25. Why not Cross Way Church, Steyne Rd come along and see how you Tues twice monthly: get on? 2.30 - 3.30pm. Talks on a variety www.newhavenartclub.org.uk of subjects. Transport can be Seaford Afternoon Flower Club arranged. Tel: Rita Evans on St Luke’s Church Hall,Walmer Rd 01323 896877 or email: ritaevans@hotmail.com 3rd Thurs of month: 2.30pm. Talks, demos, outings, etc. Past ‘Growing Old Disgracefully’ Grp. and new members welcome. The Archway & various venues Visitors £4.50 inc. refreshments. 2nd Fri of month: 2 - 4pm. Tel Wendy: 01323 895832 Monthly meeting including, talks, discussions and outings. For Seaford Art Club more details tel: 01323 490154 Downs Leisure Centre Lipreading Classes Alternate Fris: 2 - 4pm. New members welcome of all levels. St James’ Clubhouse Tues mornings: Tel 01323 If you would like to paint, this is the place for you. Come and join 898628 email: bcarter29@ btinternet.com us. Tel: 01323 895223 Seaford Photographic Society Chyngton Methodist Church Hall Fri: September to June. 7.45pm. www.seafordphotosoc.co.uk

clubs & organisations

Mitchell House Monday Tea Club Lexden Drive Mon: 3 - 4.30pm. Tea, chat and a game or two. 50p and extra charge to play games (for prize funding). Tel: 01323 891804

WHAT’S ON WEEKLY Royal Antidiluvian Order of Buffaloes. The Royal British Legion, Claremont Road Sun: 3pm. Weekly meetings Tel: 01323 325121 l.dmurray@yahoo.co.uk Royal Naval Association, Seaford Royal British Legion Club 1st Tues of month: 8pm. All serving and ex-service members and friends welcome. The Royal Society of St George Monthly events. England’s leading patriotic society. Patron HM The Queen. Contact Chairman 01323 899985 or email: 514928@talktalk.net. St John Ambulance Headquarters, Little Place Lane Cadets Mon: 6.30 - 8.30pm. (10 to 17 yrs) Adults Tues: 7.30 - 9pm Badgers Tues: 5.45 - 7.15 (6 to 10 yrs) currently not running . Tel: 07817 604279 Seaford Bonfire Society The White Lion Hotel, Claremont Road First Thurs of month: 7pm. Membership and open committee meeting. Seaford Book Group 4th Tues of month: 7.30pm. New members welcome. Contact seafordbooklovers@hotmail. co.uk. for more information. Seaford Branch ESDA St Peter’s Hall, Blatchington Rd Last Weds of the month: 2.30pm. An afternoon for catching up with friends and making new ones, with a raffle (items welcome please), sandwiches, cakes and drinks. All welcome. Contact Jane on 01323 896953 or email: jane. wynniatt@talktalk.net

Seaford Bridge Club Downs Leisure Centre Parish Tea Party Tues:1.30 - 5pm. Duplicate Air Cadets St Peter’s Church Hall, Belgrave Rd bridge in a friendly atmosphere 1218 Sqn. Air Training Corps 3rd Mon of month: 3pm. Tel: for intermediates and above. Transit Road, Newhaven 01323 895552 Fri: 6.30 - 10pm. Duplicate Mon & Thurs: 7 - 9.30pm. bridge for intermediate and Probus Club of Seaford Aged 13 to 17 and interested Seven Sisters Hotel, Alfriston Rd above. Tel: 01323 893022 in aviation? Come along any Email:lesliefowle@tiscali.co.uk 2nd Tues of month: 12pm for evening. Tel: 01273 513218 1pm lunch. Monthly meeting Seaford Constitutional Club Civil Service Pensioners Alliance with 3-course meal and speaker. Crouch Lane Blatchington House, Firle Road Tel: 01323 894858 or 894073 Mon: Cribbage & Line Dancing. 1st Tues of month: 10am. Tues: Whist. 3rd Weds: Klondyke Friendly chat inc. group business The Rotary Club of Seaford Whist. Thurs: Tea Dance/Dance Seaford Golf Club, Firle Rd and info on pensions/benefits/ Classes. Fri & Sun: 8.15pm Bingo. socials & days out. Refreshments. Weds: 12.45 for 1pm. Weekly Last Sun of month: Shadows. meeting. Tel: 01323 890087

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Seaford Evening Flower Club St Luke’s Church, Walmer Rd 1st Thurs of month: 7 for 7.30pm demo. Affil. to NAFAS. New members welcome. Visitors £4.50 inc. refreshments. Tel: Marian 01273 515544 Seaford Head Probus Club Seaford Golf Club, Blatchington 1st Tues of month: Monthly lunch for members and guests. Tel: 01323 896373 Seaford Lecture & Literary Club St Leonard’s Church Hall, Church Lane Tues: 7.30 - 8.30pm. Illustrated lectures by well-known speakers on a wide range of subjects. From Oct to March. Tel: 01323 899932 or 893270. Seaford Stroke & Caring Club St James’ Centre, Blatchington Rd Mons: 2 - 4pm. Slides, music, quizzes, bingo, tea and homemade cakes. Some transport available. Tel: Joyce Woodgate: 01323 894547 Seahaven St John Ambulance Coffee Morning Headquarters, Little Place Lane 1st and 3rd Sats 10am - 12noon Southdown Bridge Club 60+ Club, Downs Leisure Cnt Weds: 6.30 - 9.45pm. Friendly duplicate bridge for any age. Tel: 01323 892171/896236 Sussex Army Cadet Force No. 2 Platoon (Seaford) Old Scout Hut, Newlands School, Eastbourne Road Mon & Weds: 7 - 9.30pm. For ages 12 (school year 8) to18 yrs. For further information email ben.clay@serfca.org SussexRoamAbility Last Sun of month: A club for disabled people who like to explore the countryside. Contact 01323 892647 email: sheilamatthews99@aol.com, www.sussexroamability.co.uk Whist Drive St Thomas More Roman Catholic Church Hall Thurs: 1.45pm. Admission £2 inc. tea and biscuits. Tel: 01323 896412

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Exchange Community Garden Crouch Gardens next to the Peace Garden Weds: 9.30am - 12.30pm . All are welcome to visit, volunteer or just enjoy the garden.

£5 per 1.5hr session. Seaford Children’s Choir Thurs: 3.45. 5 to 8yrs and 9 to 12yrs. £4. The Glee Choir Thurs: 7.45 - 9.15pm. £5.

Newhaven Country Market Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven Thursdays: 9.45am - 1pm. Homemade produce, free-range eggs, fresh fish, plants, crafts, café.

Just Voices Seaford Consitutional Club, Committee Room, Crouch Lane Mon: 2 - 3.30pm. Come and sing with us! Tel 07788 166173, email: monmaloney@googlemail.com

U3A ‘Hotch-Potch Orchestra’ St James’ Clubhouse Fri: 10am - 12 noon. Conductor Pat White. Tel: Phyllys Merrifield on 01323 893882 U3A Recorder Group St James’ Clubhouse Weds: 2 - 4pm. Contact Maggie Jakeman on 01323 895552

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Humpty Dumpty Crèche Parent & Toddler Group Seaford Choral Society Mercread Youth Centre, Cradle Hill School Mercread Road Mon: 7.15 - 9.15pm. Weekly Mon & Tues: Crèche: 9.15am rehearsals. Tel: 01323 492791 12.15pm. Children from 1 year. www.seaford-choral-society.com £11 per session. Ladies’ clubs Mon: Parent & Toddler group: Seaford Collective Choir Inner Wheel Club of Seaford Seaford Head Community Coll. 1 - 3pm. First session free, £1 Seaford Golf Club, Firle Road Tues: 3.30 - 4.30pm. 12 to 17yrs. per session. Tel Mary: 07890 2nd Tues of month: 7.30pm. 486063 www.thearchway-seaford.co.uk Members only. Parent and Toddler Group Seaford Handbell Ringers Seaford Martello WI St James’ Trust, Blatchington Rd St Peter’s Church Chapel Rms St Leonard’s Church Hall Tues: 9 - 11am. Open to all Weds: 10am - 12.30pm or 2 2nd Thurs of month: 7.30pm. 4pm. New members welcome. Tel: 01273 583484 sport & dance Tel Joe on 01323 893878 12-Week Community Seaford Sweethearts WI Weight Loss Challenge Claremont Hall, Claremont Rd Seaford Little Theatre Workshop & Social Evening The Wellness Centre, 4th Tues of month: 8pm. Up Steyne Road 18 Church Street, Seaford and coming events include Weds: 7.30 - 10pm (except Sports Nutrition Talks bingo social evening, first aid during productions). Set building, Thurs: 7pm, all free - please emergency, dress to suit your book. Cont... shape. New members welcome. props and backstage activities. Tel 01323 894304 Skincare Workshops Tuesdays www.seafordwi.co.uk Health Walks: Thurs: 9.15am. Seaford Musical Theatre Seaford Women’s Institute Starts from Wellness Centre. Claremont Hall, Brooklyn Road The Barn Theatre Booking essential. Tel: 01323 Tues & Thurs: 7.30pm. Mon: 10am - 12pm. Art group. 325060 Rehearsals new members Every other Mon: 2 - 4pm or 07969 041865 welcome. Tel: 01323 492240. Play-Reading. www.nutritionforall. co.uk Tues: 9.30 - 10.30am Tai Chi Seaford Musical Theatre Juniors Fitter Dads 2 - 4pm Craft/Social group The Barn Theatre Cradle Hill School, Lexden Rd Weds: 6 - 8pm. Rehearsals for 8 Mons: 7pm. Contact Seahaven (Afternoon) Trefoil to 17-year-olds. To book a place fitterdadsseaford@gmail.com. Guild Afternoon Meeting for rehearsals tel: 07939 296034 Fitter Mums Starts Sept, for St Leonard’s Church Hall or 01323 492240 or email: details tel: 01323 325060 1st Tues of month: 2.30 smtjuniors@hotmail.co.uk or 07969 041865 www. 4.30pm. Tel: 01323 897959 nutritionforall. co.uk Seahaven (Evening) Trefoil Guild Seaford Silver Band 3D Circuits Evening Meeting Downs Leisure The Annexe, Steyne Road Weds: 8 - 10pm. Rehearsals. Claremont Hall, Brooklyn Road Centre Over 60s Club New members welcome. Weds: 7 - 8pm. Sat: 9 - 10am. 3rd Thurs of month: 7.30pm. Tel: 01323 892424 or Cardio and conditioning class Tel: 01323 893250 07740 646386 visit www. suitable for beginners. Seahaven Lioness Club seafordsilverband.co.uk Tel: Claire on 01323 896600 or The Old Plough, Church St, 07711 890956 Seaford Youth Theatre Group Seaford, Function Room Cross Way Church, Steyne Aerobics 2nd Tues of month: 7.30pm. Road Shakespeare Hall, Newhaven Monthly meeting. Tel: 0845 Mon: groups from 5pm. Tues: 6.30 - 7.30pm. All over 8332796 www.npslions.co.uk Very reasonable prices. New body work-out. Tel Louise on music & drama members welcome. Contact 07786 425758 Chris on 01323 892023. The Archway Blatchington Rd Aerobics For Beginners Tel 01323 897590 Southdown Society of Claremont Hall, Brooklyn Rd. www.thearchway-seaford.co.uk Recorder Players St James’ Tues: 6pm - 7pm. Relaxed, Gospelish Choir Clubhouse friendly and fun aerobic, Mon:12.30 - 2pm and 8 4th Sat of the month: 2 - 5pm. conditioning and body-toning 9.30pm. £5 per session. Contact Phoebe Williams class. Tel: 07973 441074, Contemporary Choir 01323 8943111or email: bushellkelly@hotmail.com Weds: 12.30pm. and 8pm. jgpwilliams852@btinternet.com Seaford Farmers Market Clinton Centre, Clinton Place Thursday: 10am - 2pm. 01323 654104. www.seafordfarmersmarket.co.uk

Alfriston Badminton Club Pleasant Rise, Alfriston Weds: 8 - 10pm. Small friendly group looking to expand its membership. All standards welcome. Tel: 01323 645210 Ballet, Tap, Modern Jazz & Musical Theatre Nikki Bond School of Dance St James’ Clubhouse, Blatchington Road. Weds: Ballet & Musical Theatre & Adult Tap/Ballet St Peter’s Church Hall, Belgrave Rd. Fri & Sat: Ballet, Tap & Modern dance from 2.5 years. Free trial class. Tel: 01323 492795 or 07703 485348 Ballroom Fitness Shakespeare Hall, Newhaven Tues: 7.45pm. Weds: 12 noon. Tel Louise on 07786 425758 Body Vibes Windover Fitness, nr Alfriston Mon: 10am. Weds: 7pm and 8pm, Thurs: 5.30pm, 6.30pm and 7.30pm. Tel: 01323 871554/07930 738034. Body Works Seaford Baptist Church Fri: 1.30pm: All age circuits, 2.45 - 4pm: Older adult stretch & tone. £5 pp. Tel: 01323 871554/07930 738034. Boxercise Claremont Hall, Brooklyn Road Mon: 7-8pm. Boxercise for Beginners. Fri: Boxercise Advanced Padwork & Circuits. Tel: Claire 07711 890956 or 01323 896600 Coreability Claremont Hall, Brooklyn Road Mon & Thurs: 6 - 7pm. A mix of functional movement, pilates and yoga. Suitable for beginners. Tel: Claire 07711 890956 or 01323 896600 Denton Indoor Bowls Club Denton Island, Newhaven Mon - Sun: 9am - 7pm. New members welcome. Tel 01323 899668 Fitness Walks WellnessWorks, 1st Floor, 38 Church Street 6 per week, 30 minutes, times vary by level. Free. Tel: 01323 897671 Just Mums on the Run Outside The Salts Cafe Mon: 9.30am. Combine body and tummy toning and stretches with running. Tel Alex 07540 551054

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Just Mums Toning Outside The Salts Cafe Tues: 9.30am. Get that prepregnancy tummy back. Tel Alex 07540 551054 Kids Boxercise Seaford Primary School, Wilkinson Way Tues: 3.30 - 4.15pm. tel: 01323 896600 or 07711 890956 Line Dancing Scout Hut, Chichester Road Weds: 11am - 1pm. Beginners and improvers, starting Weds 5th Sept. Due to the building work at the Clinton Centre, classes are currently taking place at the Scout Hut. Tel Val on 01323 895760 Line Dancing Mercread Youth Centre, Mercread Road Fri: 6 - 7pm Beginners, 7 - 9pm Intermediates. Bishopstone Village Hall Tues: 6 - 7pm Beginners, 6.30 - 8.30pm Intermediates. Tel Gina on 01273 470456 or 07810 245784

Pilates The Archway Arts Centre, Blatchington Road Tues & Thurs evenings Weds, Thurs & Fri mornings Tel Tricia 07941 922129 www.pilatesofseaford.co.uk Pilates - Movement for Life Mon & Tues: 9.30am - Seaford small group. Tues: 7.30pm mixed ability, Alfriston War Memorial Hall. Thurs: 9.30am mixed ability, Chyngton School, Milberg Road. 7.30pm - Seaford small group. Tel 01323 873309

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Swimming Lessons Newlands School, Eastbourne Rd Sat: Beginners: 9.15 - 9.45am, Improvers: 9.45 - 10.30am, Improver 2/advanced: 10.30 -11.15am. 6-week courses, £30. Tel: 07989 455020

Seaford & District Folk Dance Group Sutton Hall, Downs Leisure Centre Mon: 7.45pm. New members welcome. Tel: 01273 516668 or 01273 585551

Tea Dancing Seaford Constitutional Club Crouch Lane Thurs: 2 - 4.30pm tea dance with Peter Harvey. Tel: 01323 890087

Seaford Kurlers Downs Leisure Centre Tues: 2 - 4pm. All welcome. Tel: Mrs June Wood on 01323 895376

Toning Mercread Youth Club, Tues & Thurs: 11am. Tel: Louise, 07786 425758

Seaford Netball Club Seaford Head Sports Hall Mon: 6pm - 7pm. Juniors, age 10-14. £3. 1st & 3rd Mon of the month: 7.15pm - 8.45pm. Development, age 15-18. £4. 2nd & 4th Mon of the month: 7.30pm - 9pm. Seniors, age 19 upwards. £5. New members welcome. Tel: 07742 956649.

Line Dancing with the Dance Company Clinton Centre, Clinton Place Weds 6pm - 7pm. Absolute beginners. 7pm - 9.30pm Improvers. St Luke’s Church, Walmer Rd Thurs 9am - 10.15am. Beginners. Seaford’s Playford Dance Group Tel: Donna on 01323 873558, St Peter’s Church Hall email: donna_steele@rocketmail. Weds: 7 - 9pm. Dancing from com past eras. Tel 01323 492310 Line Dancing with Studio In Line Seaford Rugby Football Club Seaford Constitutional Club Salts Recreation Ground Crouch Lane Tues & Thurs: 7 - 9pm. Mon 7.30 -10pm. All levels Recruiting new players for two Downs Leisure Centre teams in the Sussex leagues. Thurs 9.30 - 10.30am. Absolute Come along or contact Paul beginners, 10.30am - 12pm All Burns, club captain on 07732 levels. 202208 Tel: Territa on 07957 260379 Seaford Rugby Football Club Meditation Junior Training The Archway, Blatchington Rd Salts Recreation Ground Tues: 6.30 - 7.30pm. Simple Sun: 10.30am -12pm. Ages breathing exercises, relaxation, ranging from 6 to 16, a friendly guided visualisation and but ambitious squad. Come mediatation. £5 per session. along or tel 07818 438378 To book tel: Robin on 07956 555688 Seaford Table Tennis robinshellsilks@hotmail.co.uk Seaford Head College Sports Hall, Steyne Road Meditation Thurs: 7 - 9pm. Players of all The Yurt, side entrance Florence House, Southdown Rd levels welcome. Email: john.jrinst@gmail.com Weds: 7.30 - 8.30pm and Sun: 6.30 - 7.30pm. Meditation and Oneness-Deeksha blessing. Donation by contribution. Tel Marisha 07966 285221

Stress and Relaxation The Archway, Blatchington Rd Thurs: 10.30 - 11.30am. Relax your body, calm your mind and take control of your life. Weekly drop-in sessions run by Pia Prince. Tel: 07432 429688

Sports Nutrition Advice WellnessWorks, 1st Floor, 38 Church Street Weds: 7.30pm. Free.Tel 01323 897671

Limited spaces - to reserve places tel 07892 884944. Zumba With Becky Chyngton School, Milberg Road Mon: 6.45 - 7.45pm & 8 - 9pm. Tue: 7 - 8pm. Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven Thurs: 7pm - 8pm. Discounts for loyal cards. Tel: 07892 884944

Weight loss & Beauty

12-Week Community Weight Loss Challenge The Wellness Centre, 18 Church Street, Seaford Tues & Thurs: 9.30am and 6.30pm. Open daily for wellness evaluations by appointment. Tel: 01323 325060 or 07969 041865 www.nutritionforall. co.uk ABS Free Weight Loss Club Claremont Hall, Brooklyn Road Weds: 6.30 - 7.30pm. Weekly weigh-ins. Motivational talks and advice. Tel: 01323 896600

Tots & Tums Outside The Salts Cafe Tues & Thurs: 11am. Mum and Arriba! Weight Loss Challenge buggy exercise class, bring your baby in the buggy. Tel Alex 07540 WellnessWorks, 1st Floor, 38 Church Street 551054 Weds: 7.30 - 8.30pm. Join the fun! Wave Leisure Health Walks Shape up for good health! For From Downs Leisure Centre men and women of all ages, Thur: 10.30am. Tel: 01323 490011 shapes and sizes.Tel 01323 897671 Yoga Herbalife Healthy Breakfast & Cross Way Church, Steyne Rd Sampling WellnessWorks, 1st Mon: 6.30 - 8pm. All levels Floor, 38 Church Street and beginners welcome. Tel: Tues & Sat: 10am. Free. Tel: Therese 07515 961327 or email: 01323 897671 freeflowyoga@aol.com Skin Care Workshop & Facial Yoga Classes for the Less Able WellnessWorks, St Peter’s Church, Belgrave Rd 1st Floor, 38 Church Street Thurs: 11am - 12pm. Seaford Tues: 11am and 7pm. Free.Tel Group of the Eastbourne 01323 897671 & South Wealden Multiple Slimming World Sclerosis Society. Exercises for Seaford Constitutional Club the floor and chair with trained Tues: 5.30pm Weds: 9.30am yoga teacher. £4 per lesson. Tel. Clinton Centre, Clinton Place 01323 492351 Thurs: 7.30pm. Yoga - Seahaven Yoga Tel: Annette 07581 751116 The Archway, 1 Blatchington Rd 01273 757339 Weds: 6.30pm, Sat: 9.30am Summerhayes Centre, Marshall Weight Loss Challenge & Wellness Club WellnessWorks, Lane, Newhaven Thurs: 6.15pm. Gentle traditional 1st Floor, 38 Church Street Mon: 7pm. Fri: 11am yoga. Tel 07983 622840/01273 £35 for 12 weeks. Free private 512170 rosie-waters@tiscali. co.uk. www.seahavenyoga.co.uk consultation by appointment. Tel 01323 897671 Zumba Weight Watchers Mercread Youth Club, Seaford 60 Plus Club, Downs Leisure Ctr Tues: 10am. Thurs: 10am Mons: 9.45am. Join us and relax Shakespeare Hall, Newhaven with a cup of coffee or tea. Weds: 7.30 - 8.30pm. Leader Sally 01273 605749. The Trek Club, Blatchington www.weightwatchers.co.uk Road, Seaford Fri: 7pm Tel 07786 425758 Weight Watchers Seaford Constitutional Club Zumba For Kids Weds: 5.45pm. Come along and Scout Hut, Salts Rec Ground learn about ProPoints. Contact Sats: 10am. Kids 8+ years Sue on 07786 967000.


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