A not for profit organisation run by volunteers. It provides good quality food for a reasonable price in a comfortable and friendly atmosphere. It is open on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10am till 4.30pm. All welcome to come along for a chat or volunteers would be welcomed to help out in the Cafe. Contact our Secretary Sarah Ellis 01444 882658
The Group was formed in November 1998 by seven enthusiastic amateur needlewomen to work six embroideries depicting Bolney Village to commemorate the Millennium.
Contact: Peta Winstone, Stanford, Top Street, Bolney (Tel 01444 881205).
Horticultural Society / Gardening Club – an interest in flowers ~ vegetables and gardening in general. There is no need to be an expert gardener, the Society is very friendly and all events are informal.
Membership subscriptions (minimum £5) should be sent to the Membership Secretary (address below)
The Society’s Year Book for 2012 incorporating all the events and classes at the shows will be available at the beginning of March.
New members are always welcome to all of our events.
For further information please contact: Judy Woodland, Agates, The Street, Bolney (01444 881640) (email firstname.lastname@example.org)
Local History Society
Bolney Local History Society exists to tell the story of Bolney and its people. We also consider the rest of Sussex as our territory, especially when its history relates to that of Bolney. Main events are talks and outings to local places of historical interest.
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Contact: David Kennard, Challoners, Jeremy’s Lane, Bolney (Tel 01444 881440).
A local Christian group providing village seniors with the opportunity to meet for tea and regular fellowship. Contact details to be added.
The Bolney Village Society holds social events for the benefit of all residents of Bolney.
Our main event each year is the Village Day.
The W I is one of the largest Women’s Voluntary Organisations in Europe. Besides the friendship, it offers everything from campaigning to cookery and crafts. Contact Linda Barker (01444 881709) We have a guest speaker at most of our monthly meetings, covering a variety of subjects. We also go to theatres, concerts and museums etc. This year, two of our outings were to Shoreham Airport and Amberly Museum, and in each case we also enjoyed a good pub lunch. On such occasions as these, we often invite our husbands to join us. Each year, we take part in the South of England show.
When we meet: The second Thursday of the month @ 2.30 pm
Where we meet: The Rawson Hall
Contact the Secretary: Linda Barker (01444 881709). New members are ALWAYS welcome.
Arts and Music
Church Tower Bell Ringers
Our Parish Church has the oldest recorded ring of eight bells in Sussex ( five weeks older than Chichester Cathedral bells).
Contact Penuel Ellis-Brown, Secretary (01444 881051).
A group of music lovers who ring for fun and occasionally play to the public.
Contact Margaret Burgess (01444 881421).
The Bolney Players are a local dramatic group who produce one or two shows a year, plus social events. We meet at members’ houses or at the Rawson Hall.
We have approximately 25-30 members, and new members OF ALL AGES are always welcome.
Contact: Albert Clifford.