We will remember them

Derek writes:  We will remember them. The humble Poppy is such an evocative flower, particularly in a Churchyard and near a War memorial. Last Autumn we planted 2022 Spring Bulbs for the Queen’s Jubilee, these flowered well and were much admired. They were then followed by grasses, Ox – eye daisies and Field Poppies which … [Read more…]

Churchyard Working Party

Derek writes Churchyard Working Parties usually happen on the first Monday of each month from 2 – 4.0 p.m. It is an opportunity to get extra jobs done and look at the Churchyard with fresh eyes. This Monday I would like to thank i) Bill & Richard for scraping & cleaning paths. ii) Andy for … [Read more…]

Edging

Derek writes: What a difference an edge makes. With the wedding season fast approaching at St. Margaret’s Church, we thought it was high time the path edges were sharpened and the gravel topped up. Gary Coxall is excellent at this task. Hopefully you have also noticed how the path edges around the Parish have been tidied … [Read more…]

Thank you

Derek writes: Please can I say a big thank you to all those who came along to the Churchyard Market this morning, nearly £1300 was raised for Church running costs, with a special mention to Tom at Gravetye Manor who kindly donated many of his lovely plants ( particularly Tomatoes & Strawberries ) to the plant … [Read more…]