Sponsored Walk 2019

Weirwood Walk. Thank you to the 7 participants who walked around Weirwood in October. Nicol sent us off with a Blessing which warded off the rain until we had finished. As anticipated, it was a lovely walk with secret views and vistas of beautiful countryside around Weirwood. We also managed plenty of chatting which included … [Read more…]

Harvest Festival 2019

Thank you to everyone who has contributed to this year’s Harvest Festival by collecting or donating items or decorating the church.  Our collection of Harvest Gifts increased this year and we were able to distribute sixteen harvest boxes within the parish,  nine Bunches of Flowers, four Crates to  Crawley Open House and four Crates to East Grinstead Food … [Read more…]

Extension Update.

Extension update:  We are delighted to announce that we have received notification that the extension faculty has been granted by the Chancellor! This is a huge step which allows us to finalise the building tender and contract.  So watch this space!

Highbrook’s new boundary stone

Molly Cooper writes: HIGHBROOK MARKS ITS BOUNDARIES Thanks to the enthusiasm of local historian, John Ralph, the missing boundary stone that marks the Highbrook boundary to the north, has been reinstated.  The new stone was provided by Philpots Quarry, part funded by John.  Philpots kindly offered to carve the wording ‘HD 1882 No. 2’ on … [Read more…]

Theft of Grave Markers, August, 2019.

Metal thieves steal 52 grave markers from Sussex church                    Cash reward for information offered by local businessman On 14th August the priest of St Margaret’s church in West Hoathly discovered that metal thieves had targeted the churchyard, stealing the brass plaques that mark the graves of … [Read more…]