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Today @ 10:00 to 21 December 2019 16:00

Artisan Market: Spring Into Life (Littlehampton High Street)

Now in its fourth year, the Artisan Market brings local producers, creators, and craft makers to the High Street. Expect to see busking, performance, live art and all the colourful characters that make up the local coastline and downlands around us along the South Coast. It’s a chance for locals and visitors alike to gain a fresh understanding of the many community organisations, clubs and goods available within Littlehampton Town.
Event organiser: Littlehampton Town

Today to 13 December 2019

Littlehampton Museum OPEN 2019 (Littlehampton Museum)

Littlehampton Museum’s hugely popular OPEN exhibition has returned for its eight year, with fantastic artwork from all over Sussex, filling the Hearne Gallery until Christmas. For more information, visit http://www.littlehamptonmuseum.co.uk
Event organiser: Littlehampton Museum

Today to 23 February 2020

Worthing Ice Rink (Steyne Gardens, Worthing)

Worthing Ice Rink returns to Steyne Gardens! The rink is fully covered to ensure fun whatever the weather. There is an on site cafe which offers drinks and snacks. Visit [W]http://worthingicerink.com/wp/[/W]
Event organiser: Worthing Ice Rink

Today to 23 November 2019

Vicar of Dibley (Ferring Village Hall)

Geraldine Granger, a woman vicar in need of a church and an endless supply of chocolate, is sent to the sleepy village of Dibley, populated by the parishioners of the maddest variety. All your favourite characters from the hugely popular TV series will be on stage to create an evening of laughs. Adapted from the original TV series by Richard Curtis and Paul Mayhew-Archer with kind permission of Tiger Aspect Productions, each performance will generate a donation to Comic Relief. Tickets at £10 each for pre-sale will be announced in the November issue. Visit the society’s website www.ferring-drama.org.uk for more details.
Event organiser: FADS 

Today @ 14:15 to 16:00

Conservative Party Forum (Ferring Village Hall)

An opportunity to express your views on major issues and to convey them to the government. Everyone is welcome to attend, members and non-members. There will be lively discussions, tea and biscuits, in a friendly atmosphere.
Event organiser: Ferring Conservatives

Today @ 17:00 to 20:00

Littlehampton Christmas Light Switch On (Littlehampton High Street)

The Littlehampton Christmas Light Switch On is back. Join us for a magical night with Christmas themed activities and fun for everyone! The event will feature amazing live music and entertainment and also a variety of street food stands! It’s a perfect way to start the Christmas season. Email events@littlehampton-tc.gov.uk
Event organiser: Littlehampton Town Council

Today @ 18:00 to 19:00

Adults Back to Swim Course with Arun Wellbeing Course 2 (Arundel Lido)

Spaces for Adults Back to Swim Course are limited, so please contact Lauren Dunn on 01903 737945 for more information.
Event organiser: Lauren Dunn

Today @ 19:00 to 21:00

SUP Yoga with Faye (Arundel Lido main pool)

Faye gives two one-hour sessions of SUP Yoga. To book, please email Faye: supyogauk@yahoo.com
Event organiser: Faye Brunning

Today @ 19:30

Angmering Twinning Association AGM (Angmering Village Hall)

Angmering Twinning Association is holding its annual general meeting. They are always welcoming new members, so why not get in touch to find out more. For more information about the association, visit www.angmeringtwinning.org.uk
Event organiser: Angmering Twinning Association

Saturday 23 November 2019 to

Afternoon Tea at Arundel Castle in the Baron's Hall (Arundel)

Join the afternoon tea at Arundel Castle. To book your seat, contact Nikki at the Lido, on nikki.richardson@arundel-lido.com
Event organiser: Arundel Lido

Saturday 23 November 2019 - 08:30 to 09:15

Saturday Bootcamp Ferring (Glebelands Centre, Greystoke Road, Ferring, BN12 5JL)

Join Total Fitness Experts for a morning indoor bootcamp in Ferring. The bootcamp varies weekly to keep it interesting, but the outcome will always be the same: to burn calories and strengthen muscles. This class is suitable for everyone, but you must be aged 16 upwards. This is a judgement-free zone for men and women, so everyone is invited. Entry is £7.50 per class.
Event organiser: Total Fitness Experts

Saturday 23 November 2019 - 08:45 to 09:30

Boot Camp (Arundel Lido)

Boot Camp takes place every Saturday throughout the summer, until September.
Event organiser: Peak Performance Sussex

Saturday 23 November 2019 - 09:30 to 15:30

Introduction to Bread Baking (Patching)

Join me for a day of bread baking in my country kitchen. I'll show you how to make six different types of bread in a day - white and wholemeal loaves, rolls, walnut, banana or beetroot mini loaves, pitta and focaccia. We use my regular oven, so it’s straightforward to re-create in any kitchen. With only two people at a time, the experience is really personal. £75 per person including coffee and cake, lunch and all the bread you bake, you get to take home. To book your place, or talk about alternative dates, call Sue on 01903 871683.
Event organiser: Baking at Sue's House

Saturday 23 November 2019 - 10:00 to 12:00

November Sale and Coffee Morning (Angmering Village Hall)

Come and browse at the Poppy Club's sale and coffee morning. There will be gifts, homemade cakes, a tombola and raffle and as much more. Money raised will go towards the club's activities.
Event organiser: The Poppy Club

Saturday 23 November 2019 - 10:00 to 16:00

Littlehampton Town Artisan Market (Littlehampton High Street)

Artists, local producers and creators, artisan craft makers, antiques, antiquarian books, busking, performance and all the colourful characters which make up the local coastline and downlands around us along the South Coast. We will be very open and keen for buskers and performers to grace our High Street with a kaleidoscope of entertainment. A chance for locals and visitors alike to gain a fresh understanding of the many community organisations, clubs and goods available within Littlehampton Town. Visit https://www.facebook.com/LittlehamptonArtisan/
Event organiser: Littlehampton Town Council

Saturday 23 November 2019 - 10:00 to 12:00

Cheeki Monkeys Baby and Children's Market (The Woodland Centre, Rustington)

Popular Indoor Market with pre-loved baby and children's items. This is a place where parents can buy and sell baby and children's clothes, toys and equipment. As well as parents booking preloved stalls, we also welcome enquiries from crafts and businesses, children's entertainers and activity providers who would be interested in attending or advertising at our event. You can find more information on our website: www.cheekimonkeys.co.uk or find more details on Facebook Cheeki Monkeys Worthing Area.
Event organiser: Sue Mansfield

Saturday 23 November 2019 - 10:00 to 16:00

Christmas Fair (St Mary's Church, Broadwater Rd, Worthing BN14 8HT)

Enjoy shopping at the craft market for Christmas presents whilst supporting small local businesses. There will be a raffle, tombola and handmade gifts to buy, and warm drinks will be served. Visit https://www.rowlandsingers.co.uk/ for more information about the choral society.
Event organiser: The Rowland Singers Choral Society

Saturday 23 November 2019 - 12:00 to 17:00

East Preston Christmas Celebrations (East Preston (various))

Celebrating Christmas with a French food market, craft & gift stalls, live music, Father Christmas, funfair, activities in local businesses & carol singing. We finish with a lantern procession through the village & a short firework display on the Village Green at 5pm.
Event organiser: East Preston Parish Council

Saturday 23 November 2019 - 12:00 to 15:00

Pop-up Shop-Preloved Items (St James the Great Church Hall, East Ham Road, Littlehampton BN17 7AN)

The choir is holding a massive sale of preloved items including bric-a-brac, clothing, CDs and DVDs, books, theatrical costumes, kitchenware etc. Plenty of bargains to be had! Contact Chris Allen on 01243 582330 or
edwinjamesfestivalchoir@gmail.com
Event organiser: Edwin James Festival Choir

Saturday 23 November 2019 - 18:30 to 23:45

The Glitter Ball (Fontwell Park Racecourse)

A glittering evening of dinner and dancing…
We are holding our 4th Glitter Ball at Fontwell Park Racecourse, Fontwell in November. Guests will be treated to a drinks reception, sumptuous three course meal, dancing to a fabulous live band, plus spot prizes, fundraising games a magician and more! There’s also the option to get a lift from Worthing to Fontwell and back.
Tickets are £59 each (includes welcome drink, three course dinner, a half bottle of wine per person and entertainment).
Tables are for parties of 8 to 12 guests. Parties smaller than 8 will be asked to share a table. For more information, or to book tickets, contact Christine on 01903 218444 or email: christine.gillott@careforveterans.org.uk
Event organiser: Care for Veterans

Saturday 23 November 2019 - 19:00 to 21:00

Zadok the Priest (The Woodlands Centre, Rustington)

Having raised thousands of pounds for charity in recent concerts, Worthing Voices and The Anniversary Orchestra are again working hard to bring top quality music to Worthing. The purpose is to raise money for the next chosen charity. Worthing Voices, led by Worthing-based conductor Shirley Linford, will be performing Zadok the Priest, a much loved piece for classical music lovers, together with other popular pieces for the time of year. Entry is free with a retiring collection for the chosen charity. Worthing Voices are a locally based choir who perform three concerts a year to help raise money for charities in the area. Charities that have benefited from concerts in the past include Marie Curie Cancer Care, The Children’s Society, Worthing Hospital Stroke Unit, CLIC (Cancer and Leukaemia in Children) and The Lavinia Norfolk Centre at The Angmering School. We are always looking to welcome new singers so if you are interested in taking your singing in the shower a stage further, contact Shirley on 01903 783692. For more information on the concert, contact John Wolstenholme on johnwolstenholme@hotmail.co.uk or 07957 550420.
Event organiser: John Wolstenholme

Saturday 23 November 2019 - 19:30 to 22:00

Mendelssohn's (Arundel Cathedral)

Accompanied by Sinfonia of Arun (Leader: Robin Morrish) and with top professional soloists, Angmering Chorale is delighted to perform Mendelssohn’s great masterpiece, Elijah, in the magnificent setting of Arundel Cathedral. Conducted as ever by MD George Jones, this will be the first main concert of the Chorale’s new season. This wonderful work has become one of the most widely performed oratorios in the world. Tickets are £15 (students £10 and under 11s free), available on the door and at The Chorale Box Office on 01243 554501.
Event organiser: Angmering Chorale

Sunday 24 November 2019 - 09:30 to 12:00

BLUEVIEW Open Studio (1 The Strand, Ferring)

BLUEVIEW Art Studio is now open for the 2019 season every Sunday from until 29th September. Pop in or call to arrange an alternative visit outside of the opening times. There will be local original and handmade art, including postcards and greeting cards.
Event organiser: Cathy Verney

Sunday 24 November 2019 - 10:00 to 14:00

Life Drawing (Windmill Theatre, Littlehampton)

This is an observational drawing class. Suitable for all levels of abilities and for those wishing to build a portfolio for other art courses. Booking is essential; book as soon as possible, but not less than two weeks before the date attending. For late bookings or spare places also call 07799374183 or go to www.patriciastefanski.com for more information. A prerequisite number of enrolments are necessary in order for the classes to run.
Event organiser: Patricia Stefanski

Sunday 24 November 2019 - 12:00 to 15:00

Clapham and Patching Christmas Fayre (Clapham and Patching Village Hall, Long Furlong)

This year, the annual Fayre is raising funds for Alzheimers Research UK. There will be a wide range of stalls selling handmade crafts, decorations and food items for perfect Christmas gifts. There will also be refreshments, face painting and henna creations, balloon modelling, a raffle and tombola. Entry and parking are free.
Event organiser: The Junction at Clapham

Monday 25 November 2019 - 14:00 to 15:00

Tea at 2 (East Preston Library)

Tea at 2. Join us for a drink and biscuits. Drop in and say hello. Weekly on Mondays (except Bank Holidays) from 2.00pm to 3.00pm.
Event organiser: East Preston Library

Tuesday 26 November 2019 - 10:30 to 12:00

Ladies Ten Pin Bowling (AMF Bowling, Worthing)

We are a group of ladies that play two games on Tuesday mornings, (except during school holidays). Entry is £7, which includes shoe hire. You do not need any experience. If you would like to come along and give it a try, please do! For more information, you can contact Cathy on 01903 368843 or 07981 363786. Don't be shy; give it a try!
Event organiser: Cathy Snoussi

Tuesday 26 November 2019 - 18:00 to 19:00

Adults Back to Swim Course with Arun Wellbeing Course 1 (Arundel Lido)

Spaces for the Adults Back to Swim Course are limited so please contact Lauren Dunn on 01903 737945 for more information.
Event organiser: Arun Wellbeing

Tuesday 26 November 2019 - 19:00

Worthing Camera Club Meeting (Quaker House, 34 Mill Road, Worthing)

Interested in photography? Join Worthing Camera Club at their weekly meetings, meet the club members and see if you like them.  16-18 year olds pay a reduced joining fee of £20 and £1 on the door and need to be accompanied by an adult. For more information, visit www.worthingcameraclub.org.uk or find them on Facebook: Worthing Camera Club.
Event organiser: Worthing Camera Club

Wednesday 27 November 2019 to 30 November 2019

Peter Pan the Musical (Windmill Theatre, Littlehampton)

Follow the story about a boy who never wants to grow up with Stage-Door Theatre Company's Peter Pan - The Musical. Tickets are available via www.stage-door.org.uk/tickets or www.ticketsource.co.uk/stage-door-theatre
Event organiser: Stage-Door Theatre Company

Wednesday 27 November 2019 - 14:00 to 15:30

Knit & Natter Group (East Preston Library, The Street, BN16 1JJ)

Every Wednesday, bring along your latest crafty projects to work on over a drink and a chat. Knitting, sewing, crochet, needlework etc. All crafts and abilities welcome. Bring a group of friends or come and meet some new ones. Children and grandchildren are welcome too in our friendly children’s library. Free to attend - just drop in! Contact East Preston Library on 01903 786118 for more information.
Event organiser: East Preston Library

Wednesday 27 November 2019 - 18:00 to 07:00

Pilates Class (Rustington)

Interested in trying Pilates? Come and join these weekly local classes. Booking is essential. Contact Rachael on 07506971817 to book in for an introductory session!
Event organiser: Lengthen Pilates

Wednesday 27 November 2019 - 19:45 to 21:00

Relaxation Evening (Angmering Community Centre)

​An evening of relaxation through gentle yoga and guided breathing. This will be followed by a guided meditation to relax your body and calm your mind. Donations only.
Event organiser: Miiko Lo

Wednesday 27 November 2019 - 20:00

GIN Meeting (St Andrew’s Church Hall, Ferring)

For GIN’s next meeting, the speaker will be Neil Sadler, a retired police officer for whom ‘The Beat Goes On’. GIN meet on the fourth Wednesday of each month excluding August. Why not go along and join them? For more information ring: Janet Card on 244148; Liz Phillips on 07804 491924; or Feona Clarke on 244161.
Event organiser: GIN

Thursday 28 November 2019 - 14:15

Rustington Flower Club Meeting (Woodlands Centre, Woodlands Avenue, Rustington)

There will be a beginners’ workshop on ‘Table Top arrangement with Candle’ and an intermediate/advanced workshop on ‘A Christmas Carol’. Annual subscription is £32. Visitors are most welcome to attend for a fee of £5 per visit. Visit rsfa.weebly.com
 
Event organiser: Rustington Flower Club

Thursday 28 November 2019 - 19:30 to 22:30

Worthing Storytellers: Myths and Magic 2019 (Cellar Arts Club, Worthing)

Wizards, sorcerers, fairy godmothers and magic lamps – this month is all about magic, myth and mystery. Join talented local storytellers sharing traditional tales from across the world. Tickets £are 5 (£3 for Cellar Arts Club members). Visit https://www.facebook.com/events/863381607378310/
Event organiser: Worthing Storytellers

Friday 29 November 2019 - 12:00

Littlehampton Probus Ladies Club Christmas Lunch (Vardar Restaurant, Littlehampton)

Our members normally meet on the fourth Friday of each month at the Vardar restaurant, Selborne Road, Littlehampton, but we are meeting a little later this month as this is our Christmas lunch meeting. We shall be gathering from 12pm onwards for convivial pre-lunch conversation and shall be sitting down around 12.45pm for a traditional 2-course Christmas lunch with entertainment. The meal will cost £15. There is no meeting in December. Membership is open to all retired, or semi-retired, ladies living in the Littlehampton-Worthing area. It costs £20 to join the club with annual subs of £15. To find out more call 07956540780, email susya@talktalk.net or go to or go to littlehamptonprobusladies.co.uk
Event organiser: Littlehampton Probus Ladies Club

Friday 29 November 2019 - 14:30 to 16:30

A Sussex Farm During the 1950s (Village Hall, Ferring St, Ferring)

At their November meeting, Ian Everest (a local history speaker) will describe how life was on a South Down farm in the 1950s. The war was over, but the battle was still being fought to feed the nation. This talk includes original cine film. After a break for tea, the popular Nature Notes will follow and Ed Miller will bring the meeting to a close with any planning news. Admission will be £2 for members and £3 for visitors to include tea and biscuits.
Event organiser: Ferring Conservation Group

Friday 29 November 2019 - 18:00 to 19:30

Memory Tree & Christmas Carols (Village Green)

Come and hang your MEMORY TAG on the Christmas Tree and enjoy some mulled wine (non-alcoholic ) and mince pies kindly donated by The Lamb Pub and Tea in the Square.
Event organiser: Angmering Parish Council

Saturday 30 November 2019 - 09:30 to 13:00

Christmas Bread Class (Ferring)

Join me for a relaxed, fun morning and learn to make two Christmas Breads for you to enjoy at home or give as gifts. I'm an experienced baker and trainer with an EHO 5* rated kitchen. All ingredients, drinks and snacks are included in the price, £35 pp. There's a discount for group booking of four people. For more information or to book, please call Debbie on 01903 507512 or email: forgoodnessbake.ferring@gmail.com
Event organiser: Debbie

Saturday 30 November 2019 - 10:00 to 12:00

Winter Fayre (Woodlands Centre, Rustington)

Our Winter Fayre will once again be at the Woodlands Centre, providing you with a great early opportunity to get your Christmas gifts, cards and calendars. There will also be stalls with homemade cakes, cats protection gifts, tombola and a lot more. Staff will be on hand to help with cat-related queries. Visit www.cats.org.uk/worthing
Event organiser: Worthing & District Cats Protection

Saturday 30 November 2019 - 10:00 to 12:30

Christmas Fair (Ferring Village Hall)

Including local artwork; designer cards; children's clothes and toys; needlework; stained glass gifts; silver jewellery; crystals and minerals; luxury soaps and candles; skin-care products and much more. There will also be a Christmas raffle and Father Christmas! Entrance is 50p, to include tea/coffee and biscuits or mince pie in our pop-up café and book stall. The fayre will be promoting and supporting Dementia Care locally.
Event organiser: Ferring Conservatives' Social Initiative

Saturday 30 November 2019 - 10:00 to 16:00

Christmas in Rustington  (Various, Rustington)

Rustington is the perfect place to do your Christmas shopping. There are also lots of places to eat and drink, plus three hours of free parking. Come along, do your shopping, peruse the shop windows, have fun on the fairground rides and get festive with an array of entertainment. Santa will also be making his annual appearance in Rustington and his grotto will be in the village on the day. Visit rustingtonpc.org for more information.
Event organiser: Rustington Parish Council

Saturday 30 November 2019 - 10:00 to 12:00

Angmering Village Hall Christmas Market (Angmering Village Hall)

There will be tombolas, silent auction, raffles, Christmas gifts and decorations, cakes, calendars, cards, craft bags, paintings, plants, preserves, refreshments, hats, woodwork, umbrellas and lots more. Entry is free. Visit http://angmeringvillagehall.btck.co.uk/
Event organiser: Angmering Village Hall

Saturday 30 November 2019 - 10:00 to 14:00

Holly Fayre (St. Bridget's, Ilex close, Rustington)

Lots of stalls, raffles, tombolas and a hog roast to enjoy. Start your Christmas festivities with us.
Event organiser: Carolyn Richards

Saturday 30 November 2019 - 10:00 to 12:30

Ferring Conservatives Christmas Fair (Ferring Village Hall)

Ferring Conservatives are holding a Christmas fair. There will be crafts and Christmas stalls, Father Christmas, festive music, tea/coffee and mince pies, a Christmas raffle and more. Entry is 50p, including refreshments.
Event organiser: Ferring Conservatives

Saturday 30 November 2019 - 10:00 to 14:00

Holly Fayre (Ilex Close Rustington BN16 2RX)

We look forward to welcoming you to our Holly Fayre, which this year has extended hours, some new stalls as well as the traditional grand raffle and tombola. The refreshments available have also been expanded to include a hog roast alongside our traditional mince pies and tea or coffee. Come explore this blend of the new and traditional, and support St. Bridget’s to realise for the residents the things that make life vibrant and meaningful.
Event organiser: St. Bridget's Leonard cheshire

DECEMBER 2019

Tuesday 3 December 2019 - 10:30 to 12:30

Charity Book Sale (Durrington Community Centre)

"Meet the Sea Scribes" at a book sale in aid of the local Breathe Easy group (of the British Lung Foundation) where local authors will be signing copies of their books including historical novels, anthologies and stories set in Worthing. Try our 'Lucky Dip'for a prize every time!
Event organiser: Julie Round and Elaine Hankin

Tuesday 3 December 2019 - 19:30

Angmering Horticultural Club Meeting (Angmering Village Hall, Angmering)

Back by popular demand, Angmering's 'Enchanted Florist' Ellen Ford will demonstrate how to make decorations for Christmas from your garden. Visit http://angmeringhorticulture.co.uk for more information.
Event organiser: Angmering Horticultural Club

Wednesday 4 December 2019 - 18:00 to 21:00

Traders Christmas Evening (The Square, Angmering)

Angmering Traders are holding their annual Christmas evening. This year, proceeds will be split between the Chestnut Tree House and the A&E / Ambulance staff at Worthing who will be working Christmas day. The whole centre of the village will be closed to vehicular traffic from 5pm. More details to follow.
Event organiser: Angmering Traders

Wednesday 4 December 2019 - 18:00 to 21:00

Church Open During Traders Evening (St Margaret's Church BN16 4JS)

As part of the Traders evening, you are invited to join us for seasonal refreshments, including luxury hot chocolate and mince pies.
There will also be crafts for all ages, accompanied by music.
Event organiser: St Margaret's Church

Wednesday 4 December 2019 - 19:30

East Preston Floral Club (Conservative Hall, Sea Road, East Preston)

East Preston Floral Club meets each month (with the exception of January and August) for a flower arranging demonstration. The December demonstration is entitled ‘Countdown to Christmas’ and the competition ‘Christmas Carol’ (artificial may be used). Tea or coffee will be available, as well as a monthly flower raffle, lottery and sales table. If you are interested in becoming a member or just want to find out more, call 01903 773017 or 07900 815969, visit www.epfloralclub.co.uk or find the club on Facebook: www.facebook.com/EastPrestonFloralClub.
Event organiser: East Preston Floral Club

Thursday 5 December 2019 - 11:00

Silver Songs (Catholic church hall, Vermont Drive, East Preston)

Christmas Silver Songs: come and join in singing old favourite carols and seasonal songs and share a tea/coffee/chat. All welcome – good voices are not necessary. Collection is for Chestnut Tree House. Details from John on 297039.
Event organiser: John Scott Cree

Thursday 5 December 2019 - 14:00 to 15:45

Christmas Concert (The Glebelands Centre, Greystoke Road, Ferring )

To get yourself in the festive spirit, why not come along to The Terry Clough Choir's Christmas Concert? All are welcome and the programme can be guaranteed to have you singing along to your favourite carols and Christmas music. The entrance fee of £2 includes interval refreshments and is payable at the door. Those who have attended the choir's previous concerts will testify to the fact that it always an enjoyable afternoon's entertainment. Since seating is limited to 100, places will be offered on a first come first served basis. So please arrive early to enjoy our festive offerings!
Event organiser: Ferring Retirement Club

Thursday 5 December 2019 - 19:15

Ferring Horticultural Society (Ferring Village Hall)

Members are invited to join us for a Christmas Social. Tickets are £10 and can be obtained from Denise Potton on 01903 506455.
Event organiser: Jim Gray

Thursday 5 December 2019 - 19:15

Wildlife Matters (Methodist Church Hall Claigmar Road Rustington)

Sarah Hughes will be speaking on 'Wildlife Matters'. Visitors and new members are always very welcome. Membership is £20 per year or the visitors' fee is £3.50 at the door (refundable on joining). Contact Sue Phillips on 01903 782030.
Event organiser: West Sussex Horticultural Club

Saturday 7 December 2019 to 8 December 2019

Findon Church Christmas Tree Festival (St John the Baptist Church, Findon )

As well as admiring the trees, visitors can enjoy homemade refreshments, purchase crafts, preserves and cakes and try their luck on the adults' or children's tombola, as well as voting for a favourite tree. Admission and parking are free but visitors are invited to make a donation towards the upkeep of Findon Church. The festival ends with a short reflective service at 3.45pm on Sunday 8th December.
Event organiser: Parish of Findon

Saturday 7 December 2019 to 8 December 2019

Christmas at Amberley (Amberley Museum, New Barn Road, Amberley,)

Bring the family for a magical Christmas experience this December at Amberley Museum!​ Ride the Christmas Train to visit Father Christmas in our 19th century ticket office. Visit our market stalls, enjoy children’s activities and take a frosty stroll joining in on our Family Christmas Trail. Each child will receive a special present from Santa himself. Pre-booking is required to see Father Christmas. Visit https://www.amberleymuseum.co.uk/tickets to book.
Event organiser: Amberley Museum

Saturday 7 December 2019 - 09:00 to 8 December 2019 14:00

Breakfast With Santa (Aldingbourne Country Centre, Blackmill Ln, Westergate, Chichester)

Santa is taking a break from preparing all your presents in the North Pole so that he can join you and your little ones for an extra special Christmas breakfast at the Aldingbourne Country Centre. Prices start from just £6.50 per adult and £12.50 per child, to include a breakfast and a drink. Santa is a very busy man this season, so early booking is essential for this festive breakfast.
Children’s Breakfast is £12.50 per child, to include a delicious breakfast (3 options to choose from), including unlimited milk/squash, plus meeting Santa himself as he makes his way around the dining room meeting children and handing out gifts.
Adult breakfasts start from £6.50 with a choice of two lighter options. Alternatively you can go for our £10 option, which includes the choice of Eggs Benedict or full English. All options are served with either a pot of tea or a regular filtered coffee.
All ticket prices also include entry to the Country Centre and Farm.
All food options will need to be pre-ordered at the time of booking.
Please note that guests wishing to use the Café who have not purchased tickets to attend the Breakfast with Santa event will be shown through to our Quarry room, which will be set up as a pop-up café. Usual entry fee prices will apply to guests who have not purchased tickets to attend the Breakfast with Santa event.​ Visit www.aldingbournetrust.org
Event organiser: Aldingbourne Country Centre

Saturday 7 December 2019 - 09:30 to 15:00

Next Level Bread Baking (Patching)

Join me for a day of bread baking in my country kitchen. This day is for bakers who have already baked bread and who want to experiment with different doughs. We will make a beautiful panettone, rich with eggs, milk, butter and lots of dried fruit, crusty baguettes and an awesome whole grain loaf using a mix of flours, grains, yoghurt and honey.
We use my regular oven, so it’s straightforward to re-create in any kitchen. With only two people at a time, the experience is really personal. £80 per person including coffee and cake, lunch and all the bread you bake, you get to take home. To book your place or talk about other dates, call Sue on 01903 871683.
Event organiser: Baking at Sue's House

Saturday 7 December 2019 - 10:30 to 15:00

Open Day (Littlehampton Quaker Meeting House, 23 Church Street, Littlehampton)

Open day to celebrate Littlehampton Quaker Meeting House becoming accessible to all following completion of their redevelopment work. There will be free tea, coffee, cake and soup and bread between 12.20pm and 1.30pm. There will also be live music and Christmas stalls. All are welcome. Proceeds are in aid of Amnesty International.
Event organiser: Littlehampton Quakers

Saturday 7 December 2019 - 11:00

Ferring Tree Dressing (Ferring Village Green)

Come and join in the annual Ferring Tree Dressing and after, in the library, a hot drink, courtesy of Ferring Parish Council. Visit www.ferringparishcouncil.org.uk
Event organiser: Ferring Parish Council

Saturday 7 December 2019 - 13:30 to 16:30

Christmas Wreath & Arrangement Workshop (St Andrew's Church Hall, Ferring)

Ferring Flower Club Christmas Workshop. Learn how to create a contemporary Christmas wreath and a more traditional table/mantlepiece decoration. Entry is £25 pp, to include all materials and refreshments. Places are limited and booking is essential
Contact Debbie 01903 507512, email ferringflowerclub@gmail.com or visit www.ferringflowerclub.weebly.com
Event organiser: Ferring Flower Club

Saturday 7 December 2019 - 16:30 to 18:15

Christmas Light Switch On (Ferring Village Green)

Annual switch-on of the Ferring Christmas lights. The grand Christmas fair opens at 4.30pm in the village hall, Sompting Mummers perform at 4.45pm (opposite the green), followed by carols with the Salvation Army band and the Terry Clough Choir. The lights will be switched on at 5.30pm and the fair will remain open until 6.15pm. Father Christmas will be in attendance. Come and join the fun!
Event organiser: Ruth Sims

Sunday 8 December 2019 - 09:30 to 13:00

Christmas Breads - Morning Class (Ferring)

Join me for a relaxed, fun morning and learn to make two Christmas breads for you to enjoy at home or give as gifts. I'm an experienced baker and trainer with an EHO 5* rated kitchen. All ingredients, drinks and snacks are included in the price, £35 pp. There's a discount for group booking of four people. For more information or to book, please call Debbie on 01903 507512 or email: forgoodnessbake.ferring@gmail.com
Event organiser: Debbie

Sunday 8 December 2019 - 10:30 to 16:00

Pretty Crafty Fairs (The Woodlands Centre, Rustington, West Sussex, BN16 3HB)

Pretty Crafty Christmas Fair is back, with 25 stalls of lovely crafts, made by our very talented crafters. There is free entry, parking and refreshments, including homemade cake and savouries.
Event organiser: Nina Rose

Sunday 8 December 2019 - 15:00

The Salvation Army Carol Concert (Assembly Hall, Worthing)

Get into the Christmas mood with the Salvation Army and enjoy a variety of Christmas music and singing some well-loved carols. Tickets are £5. For more information and to book, visit https://worthingtheatres.co.uk/show/the-salvation-army-carol-concert/
Event organiser: Worthing Theatres

Sunday 8 December 2019 - 15:30

Christingle Service (St Margaret's Church BN16 4JS)

This is the first of our two Christingle Services. Christingle is a candle-lit, festive celebration that’s perfect for bringing families and communities together. The celebration is named after the Christingles that are lit during the celebration. Christingles are made from an orange, decorated with red tape, sweets and a candle. They have been part of our history for the last 50 years. As we celebrate Christingle, we have a collection to support children and young people in the darkest situations imaginable. Come from 3.10pm to build your own Christingle.
Event organiser: St Margaret's Church

Sunday 8 December 2019 - 17:00

Christingle Service (St Margaret's Church BN16 4JS)

The second of our two Christingle Services. Christingle is a candle-lit, festive celebration that’s perfect for bringing families and communities together. The celebration is named after the Christingles that are lit during the celebration. Christingles are made from an orange, decorated with red tape, sweets and a candle. They have been part of our history for the last 50 years. As we celebrate Christingle, we have a collection to support children and young people in the darkest situations imaginable. Come from 4.40pm to build your own Christingle.
Event organiser: St Margaret's Church

Monday 9 December 2019 - 19:30

Friendship Singers Christmas Concert (St Joseph's Chapel, East Street, Littlehampton)

The Friendship Singers of Rustington invite you to their Christmas Concert. We will be singing carols old and new, with an opportunity for the audience to join us too. Admission is free; the retiring collection for Thejomaya de Addiction Centre, Mysore, India. Refreshments will be served after the concert.
Event organiser: Margaret White

Tuesday 10 December 2019 - 14:30

Melodians Choir Christmas Concert (St. Andrew's United Reform Church, Holmes Lane, Rustington)

This concert is in aid of the Sussex Coast Talking News, with a raffle to provide for Choir funds. The Melodians, led by Ann Robinson, sing popular songs all year round to Senior Citizens at Charity events.
This concert includes Deck the Halls, When a Child is Born and a Christmas Medley. The choir is based in the church but is not affiliated to it. Tea and light refreshments will be available. Doors open at 2pm and entry is free. We look forward to your support for our chosen charity.
Event organiser: John Godfrey

Wednesday 11 December 2019 - 14:30

Friendship Singers Christmas Concert (Rustington Methodist Church Hall, Claigmar Road, Rustington)

Once again all are welcome to our Christmas Concert at Rustington Methodist Church Hall. We will be singing your favourite carols when you can join us plus a collection of old and new carols which we love.
We hope the concert will help you feel festive! There's no admission charge; the retiring collection in aid of Dementia Support's Sage House Wayfinding Service, situated in Tangmere.
Event organiser: Margaret White

Thursday 12 December 2019

Rustington Flower Club Christmas Lunch (Angmering Manor)

Rustington Flower Club are holding their Christmas lunch. For more information about the club, visit rsfa.weebly.com
Event organiser: Rustington Flower Club

Thursday 12 December 2019 - 19:30 to 21:30

Christmas Celebrations (Emmanuel URC St Michael's Rd, Worthing BN11 4SD)

The Rowland Singers Choral Society invite you to join them for the first of their Christmas Celebration Concert. The choir will be conducted by Helen Emery, with guest soloist Johnny Zero. Visit https://www.rowlandsingers.co.uk/
Event organiser: The Rowland Singers Choral Society


November 2019