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Quiet Lanes Campaign

My name is Jon Harris and I live at Greenford House, Old Forge Lane. A number of residents in Old Forge Lane are concerned about speed at which some cars are travelling down, what is effectively a single track lane. We wrote to the Senior Traffic Officer, Kelly Burr at East Sussex County Council, [...]

By | 2019-05-09T16:52:45+00:00 May 9th, 2019|Fairwarp Community Society News|Comments Off on Quiet Lanes Campaign

FCS Annual General Meeting

Fairwarp Community Society Annual General Meeting Tuesday 25th June 2019 at 8 pm Fairwarp Village Hall  Everyone is welcome and the hall will be open from 7.30pm for refreshments and there the opportunity to meet members of the present committee and members up for election to the 2019/20 committee. If you would like to [...]

By | 2019-05-09T15:04:41+00:00 May 9th, 2019|Fairwarp Community Society News|Comments Off on FCS Annual General Meeting

Full list of categories for the Arts and Crafts at the Fete this year

Get planning your entries now for Fairwarp Fete Get your creative hats on and start planning your entries for this year's fete. Lots of categories to enter with some new ones in the mix - including a men only class for a curry sauce. Let's make it a bumper competition this year! Download [...]

By | 2019-02-13T15:27:45+00:00 February 3rd, 2019|Fairwarp Community Society News, Fairwarp Village Fete|Comments Off on Full list of categories for the Arts and Crafts at the Fete this year

Christmas Party – Tuesday 11 December 2018

What a wonderful and entertaining evening it was. With home-grown entertainment that was so varied and ably curated by Angela Tilly. The evening began with two poems from Lyn Telford which made us cry with sorrow and then with laughter. Dr John Caperon (our vicar) regaled us with a reading from Dicken’s A Christmas [...]

By | 2019-01-09T20:28:39+00:00 January 9th, 2019|Fairwarp Community Society News, Fairwarp Women's Institute|Comments Off on Christmas Party – Tuesday 11 December 2018

Church dossal goes to the Royal School of Needlework

If you have been into the church recently you will have noticed the the dossal (the ornamental cloth hung behind the alter) is missing. It has been sent to the Royal School of Needlework to be repaired and cleaned. It had been hanging directly against the wall which is a little damp and when [...]

By | 2019-01-09T20:15:07+00:00 January 9th, 2019|Fairwarp Christ Church, Fairwarp Community Society News|Comments Off on Church dossal goes to the Royal School of Needlework

WW1 War Memorials

As part of the Fairwarp Remembers initiative, the WW1 Committee have been arranging to renovate and improve the war memorials to The Great War both in the churchyard and inside the church. The inside memorial has been renovated, cleaned and the gold paint updated. This lists all the men of Fairwarp who fought in [...]

By | 2019-01-09T20:10:24+00:00 January 9th, 2019|Fairwarp Christ Church, Fairwarp Community Society News|Comments Off on WW1 War Memorials

Charity Walk a Great Success

Vicky Humber would like to thank everyone who joined her walk for charity in aid of NET Patient Foundation. The tea, coffee, cake and sausage rolls that awaited the walkers’ return went down very well! The event has raised £379.60.

By | 2019-01-09T20:05:58+00:00 January 9th, 2019|Fairwarp Community Society News|Comments Off on Charity Walk a Great Success

Fairwarp Remembers

There are lots of things planned to commemorate the centenary of the end of the First World War. They will be taking place leading up to and including the weekend of 10 and 11 November. See our Fairwarp Remembers page for full details. You will also see we have put large poppies around the village. East [...]

By | 2019-01-09T20:01:32+00:00 January 9th, 2019|Fairwarp Community Society News|Comments Off on Fairwarp Remembers

Churchyard Clean Up

Many thanks go to all those villagers who joined the clear up on Saturday 20 October. Everyone worked very hard and made such a difference in such a short time with their strimming, hedge cutting, grass cutting, and weeding. The bacon butties supplied by the Foresters Arms were very welcome at the coffee break [...]

By | 2019-01-09T19:14:01+00:00 January 9th, 2019|Fairwarp Christ Church, Fairwarp Community Society News|Comments Off on Churchyard Clean Up

Knitted Poppies Required

Can you knit or crochet a poppy for the WW1 Steering Group?  The poppies will be displayed as part of a bigger display on the weekend of the 10th/11th November to mark the end of hostilities in the First World War.  See below for more information....

By | 2018-07-17T14:09:17+00:00 July 17th, 2018|Echo, Fairwarp Christ Church, Fairwarp Community Society News, Fairwarp Queen Elizabeth II Field News, SiteAdmin|Comments Off on Knitted Poppies Required