Join resident NT ranger and butterfly enthusiast, Graham Wellfare on one of England’s finest butterfly sites — Newtimber Hill. A talk on downland butterflies followed by a walk to discover these beautiful creatures on the wing. Booking essential.
Learn how our ancestors foraged for food and medicinal herbs at spectacular Devil’s Dyke where people have lived off the land for thousands of years. We’ll be taking a walk around Devil’s Dyke and pointing out the plants from the tasty and not so tasty, to those that are poisonous or have medicinal benefits. Finish off by enjoying your picnic overlooking some of the best views in Sussex. Booking essential.
Please join us at our traditional village fete in the (former) rectory garden on Saturday 9th June from 2:00–4:30pm. This event helps fund the general upkeep of our beautiful Norman Church. There will be games and stalls for all ages — golf, toys, plants, cakes, books, a raffle and a tombola. Enjoy a scrumptious cream tea and watch the maypole dancing or puppet show with a glass of refreshing Pimms.
Table Tennis: Friday 8th June, 7:30pm: if the weather is fine then this event will be held at the outdoor table tennis table next to Poynings playing field; if the weather is poor then it will be in Fulking Village Hall. Followed by a visit to the nearest pub, as usual.
All welcome Jen Green (552)