Rushlake Green Village Leaf

Green Shoots July 2013

Green Shoots - summer 2013 july / august

Coming up
7th July   - 7.30pm Three Cups quiz, Warbleton and Rushlake Green Bonfire Soc
14th July -
Tug of War on Rushlake Green, H&G barbeque, W&RG Bonfire Soc
17th July - Open Garden Turners Green
25th July - The Audience, National Theatre Live, Hailsham Pavilion

27th July - Rushlake Green Flower Show + Buffaloes in evening
28th July - Hampers and champers - Prom on the Green, Warbleton Brass Band

Helen Mirren (virtually) Live at Hailsham Pavilion

On 25th July, Hailsham Pavilion will be relaying a
live performance of 'The Audience' by Peter Morgan,
from 'National Theatre Live', and starring Helen Mirren.

Performances at 2.15 and 7.45

Tickets going fast.

Book online at




Open Garden - Turners Green

Turners Green House is open on 17th July. For more details CLICK HERE


Calling all budding champions
Still time to get your entries in for the ever popular Warbleton and District Horticultural and Poultry Society annual show is on 27th July. Entry forms available from The Stores.


Back by popular demand
After their great success on the Green last year, the Buffaloes will be back withn their
unique take on 60s, 70s and 80s hits. Book your seat for a great night's music and dancing
after the flowershow. Tickets at The Stores, Rushlake Green.

Hampers & Champers meets Circumstantial Pomp

The Warbleton Brass Band's highly successful 'Prom on the Green' takes place on Sunday 28th July - the day after the Flower Show. Union Jacks compulsory. More details CLICK HERE


Summer's here - love your garden
Ross Atteby brings us, as always, a uniquely quirky and immensly knowledgeable digest of what to do, and what not to do, in the garden right now. Our latest Gardening Diary . . .  CLICK HERE


Green Art
The call has gone out for amateur and professional artists, photographers and craftmakers living in Rushlake Green and the surrounding areas to submit one or two pieces of work for an open exhibition in the Dunn Village Hall on Saturday 14th September. As well as paintings, photographs and craft items, 3-dimensional work, sculpture and pottery will also be accepted. Entry froms from The Stores. It's part of the Hailsham Arts and Culture festival Art Trail.

Hailsham Festival - its going to be big

There are plenty of opportunities to get involved in the Hailsham Festival of Arts and Culture, which runs from 7th to 15th September. For more details on what's happening and how to sign up:




Rain doesn't stop play
". . . It rain'd down fortune showering on your head;
and such a flood of greatness fell on you . . . "

The Village Players scored another huge success with their production of the Merry Wives of Windsor on the green. On the green and in the hall as it turned out. Having successfully completed two performances in the open air - despite gatherimg storm clouds - the players took the timely decision to move the play to the village hall (they were prepared) to avoid the downpour on Saturday night - where the performance reportedly went down a storm(!)

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