Local Groups & Organisations
The primary aim of Age Concern Heathfield & District is to help and support elderly or incapacitated residents of our town and the surrounding villages, and transportation is a regular and vital aspect of what we do.
Every other Tuesday there is a Senior Citizens' Lunch at the Union Church Hall in Station Road, Heathfield. This commences at 12.30 pm. For a place at the lunch please contact Jean Plummer on 01435 883483.
On the alternate Wednesday there is a Senior Citizens' 'Country Lunch' at Punnetts Town Village Hall from 12.15 until 2.00 pm. Please contact Ann Kenward on 01435 862604 to book a place. Minibus transport is available for both these events, so please contact Elizabeth Keating on 01435 866960 if you would like to arrange this.
Every Thursday - for residents of Heathfield, Broad Oak, Cade Street, Old Heathfield, Horam and Cross in Hand the Age Concern Heathfield shopping bus is on the road throughout the day. We will pick you up from your door and deliver you to wherever you wish to go, in or close to Heathfield High Street or any of the supermarkets.
Please contact Elizabeth Keating on 01435 866960 to find out more on group visits or to make a booking.
We also run a Medical Car Service for essential health appointments at hospitals, doctors’ surgeries and clinics both locally and within our region. If you would like to use this service, then please contact 01435 515090.
Further updates about what we do, and local news and information can be found on our website www.ageconcernheathfield.org.uk.
Art Society of Heathfield and Wealden. Further details obtainable from Peter Williams, tel. 01435 882599. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Ashdown Forest Poultry Club
Meetings and shows held in the Goward Hall, Heathfield further details obtainable from Mrs C Edmonds on 01273 474555 - email:email@example.com. Website: https://ashdownforestpoultryclub.co.uk/
Berwick Obedience Dog Training Classes
These classes are held at Cross in Hand Village Hall please contact Diana Jones on 01435 830265
Broad Oak Short Mat Bowls Club
Please contact Mr A Kinson - 01435 867622
Broad Oak Table Tennis Club
Please contact Mr Don Ward on 01435 862282
Cross in Hand Bowls Club
Part of the Hardy Roberts Playing Fields Association. New members are welcome. Please contact the Secretary - Mr John Norton - 01435 867979
Cross in Hand Dog Ringcraft Club
Please contact Mr Brian Ballen, 2 Mildmay Close, Ringmer on 01273 813152
Cross in Hand Duplicate Bridge Club
Please contact the Chairman - Mr Maurice Locke on 01435 863136. New members and visitors are welcome and the club meets on Wednesday at 7.00 pm in the Punnetts Town Village Hall
Cross in Hand Lawn Tennis Club
Please telephone - 01435 867868.
Cross in Hand WI
Meetings are held in the Cross in Hand Village Hall - New members are welcome.
Please telephone 01435 863479/867076 or go to www.esfwi.org.uk
East Sussex Dance Studios (formerly Heathfield School of Dance)
Classes in ISTD Ballet, ISTD Modern and Tap, Musical Theatre and Performing Arts, Contemporary, Lyrical and many more. Available for all ages from 18 months to Senior Students and adults. Classes are taught by fully qualified ex professional dancers. Performance and Exam Opportunities available throughout the year. contact Principal Jenna Crescenzo on 07828 131 681
Friends of Demelza - Children's Hospice Fundraising Committee
Regular meetings please contact Audrey Milton on 01435 868673 or Sandy Milton on 01435 882723
Happy Tai Chi
Happy Tai Chi classes held in Cross in Hand Village Hall on Thursday evenings from 5.00 p,m - 6.00 pm for School Age Children and 6.00 pm to 7.00 pm Adults and 7.00 pm - 8.00 pm for Adults. Also held on Tuesday mornings in the Lucas Memorial Hall, The Street, Waldron, Heathfield, East Sussex TN21 ORB from 11.00 am to 12.00 noon for Adults.
Tara Tuen-Matthews - Teacher and practitioner of Chen Tai Chi, Student of Master Wang Hai Jun. Please Contact Tara Tuen-Mathews - email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: http://www.happytaichi.co.uk/
Heathfield and District Agricultural Show
Please contact the Secretary - Nicola Magill on 01435 864587. Website: https://heathfieldshow.org/
Heathfield and District History Society
Please contact - Chairman - Brian Hall - 01435 865260 or Secretary - Joy Charlesworth on 01435 873551
Meetings are held in the Ian Price Room, Heathfield Community Centre at 7.30 pm
17 January 2019 Lewes Bonfire Week - Andy Thomas 21 February 2019 Spa Valley Railway, 1985 - today - Brian Halford 21 March 2019 AGM
Heathfield and District Horticultural Society
Please contact - Mr Nick Leggo (Membership Secretary) on 01435 830725
Meetings are held every third Monday of the month. Meetings are held in the Main Hall of Heathfield Community Centre, Sheepsetting Lane, Heathfield. Website: http://heathfieldhorticultural.org.uk/
Heathfield and District Philatelic Society
Meets third Tuesday of each month - September to May in the Ian Price Room, Heathfield Community Centre from 2.00 pm to 4.30 pm. For details please contact the President Chris Maughan on 01435 864634 email: email@example.com
Heathfield and District Ramblers Association (Wealden Cuckoos)
Honorary Secretary - Joy Charlesworth - 01435 873551, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Heathfield and District University of the Third Age (U3A)
Please contact Lin Plant on 01435 862449 - email email@example.com. Website: https://u3asites.org.uk/heathfield/home
Heathfield and District Volunteer Centre
Andrew Walker - Chair of Volunteer Centre 07974444252
Heathfield and Horam District Guides
Rainbows, Brownies, Guides and Senior Section - contact District Commissioner Karen Shaw - 01435 868304 - firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.girlguiding.org.uk
Heathfield and Waldron Millennium Green
Please contact the Chairman: Mrs Gill Roles, Lynton, Ghyll Road, Heathfield on 01435 863989
Heathfield and Waldron Rotary Club
Please contact Mr C Harwood on 01435 862719. Website: http://www.heathfield-rotary.org.uk/
Heathfield and Waldron Twinning Association
Sheila Drennan - 01435 866566
Heathfield Badminton Club
Please contact Mr Derek Mileman on 01435 868213 they meet at Goward, Hall, Cade Street on Tuesdays at 7.30 pm
Heathfield Bridge Club
Please contact the Chairman - Mr David Higgon 07714122543 they meet at Cross in Hand Village Hall on Mondays at 6.45 pm
Heathfield and Waldron Rugby Club
Meet at the Hardy Roberts Playing Field - Clubhouse telephone number is 01435 868747. Website: http://www.hwrfc.co.uk/
Heathfield Chamber of Commerce
Please contact Trevor Goldsmith on 07860676719
Heathfield Choral Society
Recruiting voices for the bass and tenor sections. Rehearsals Monday evenings in the Union Church on Station Road.
The Society put on two main concerts a year and occasional extra events - this year a possible trip to New York. No singing experience necessary.
Please contact email@example.com. Website: https://www.heathfieldchoral.org.uk/
Heathfield and Waldron First Responders
Dr Tim Williams - 01435 812273
Heathfield Community Hub
at Heathfield and Waldron Parish Council, 73 High Street, Heathfield, East Sussex. Contact 01435 865700 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Heathfield Drama Club
Please ring Mary Pearson on 01435 813825 for information. Website: https://www.heathfielddramaclub.co.uk/
Heathfield Folk Dance Group
Please contact Joy Charlesworth on 01435 873551
Heathfield Park Cricket Club
Please contact the Groundsman - Mr Mark Harrison on 07710245177, secretary Mr Richard Gill tel. 07912202159, email: email@example.com. Website: http://heathfieldpark.play-cricket.com//
Heathfield Silver Band
Please ring or email the Secretary Mallory Hansford - 01435 862398 - email: firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Heathfield Silver band has been in the town since 1888. We practice on a Tuesday night at the bandroom in Alexandra Road TN21 8EA from 7.30 pm. Website: http://heathfieldsilverband.org/
Heathfield Street Pastors
For information please contact Ray Cade on tel. 01435 864453.
Heathfield Youth Centre
Projects and Clubs*
Boys Club - Tuesdays 5.00 pm - 7.00 pm
Provides support with developing life skills, confidence, self esteem, communication skills. Covering sexual health, SMU, IAG and support around positive relationships, anger management etc.
Juniors - Thursdays 6.30-8.30 pm This is an exciting club for years 7 and 8. The club provides young people with an opportunity to participate in a variety of workshops e.g. art. cooking, sport and music, developing their life and social skills Cost £1.00
Seniors - Fridays 6.30 - 8.30 pm. This is a drop in provision for 13+ young people. It aims to provide information, advice and guidance in a friendly and inviting environment.
Funky Teens - Alternate Saturdays 2.30 - 5.30 pm This is an open youth club for young people with learning and physical difficulties, which offers sport, music, craft etc.
*Days and times of the projects and clubs are subject to change.
For up to date schedule and more information please contact Libby King, Area Youth Work, Lewes and Wealden on 01273 335260 ext 35260 Mobile 07769164196
Patchwork and Quilting meet on Tuesdays 11 am - 3pm at Punnetts Town Village Hall. Please contact Sheila Rayner on 01435 863136
Heffle WI meets at Heathfield Community Centre, Sheepsetting Lane, Heathfield TN21 0XG on the 4th Tuesday of the month from 7.30 - 9.30 pm. Website: http://www.esfwi.org.uk/heffle-wi
Horam and Heathfield Flower Club
Please contact Kath Cade on 01435 864453. They meet in the Hall at Heathfield Community Centre, Sheepsetting Lane every 2nd Thursday of the month starting at 7.30 pm. Email: email@example.com.
1st Broad Oak Scouts
Meet at 1st Broad Oak Headquarters which is located next to Broad Oak Village Hall, Burwash Road, Broad Oak, Heathfield. For information please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Beaver Scouts - 6-8 years old - Fridays 6.00 pm - 7.30 pm Cub Scouts - 8 - 10.5 years old - Mondays 6.30 pm - 8.00 pm Scouts - 10.5 - 14 years old - Thursdays 7.30 pm - 9.15 pm Explorers - 14 - 18 years old - Mondays although locations vary - 8.00 pm - 10.00 pm
1st Heathfield Scout Group
Leader: Contact: John Roberts: 01435 863780. Helping young people enjoy new adventures; experience the outdoors; interact with others, gain confidence and have the opportunity to reach their full potential
Beaver Scouts 6-8 years old - Friday's 6.00 - 7.15 pm Cub Scouts 8- 10.5 years old - Thursday's 6.30 - 8.00 pm Scouts 10.5 - 14 years old - Friday's 7.45 - 9.30 pm
Meeting place: Cross in Hand School, Sheepsetting Lane, Heathfield TN21 0XG. Also at our Scout land: Wills Wood, Ghyll Road, Heathfield TN21 OAQ
Le Marche Anglo French Market
Please contact Richard Ridley on 07970237723. Website http://www.heathfieldfrenchmarket.co.uk/
The Linked Hands Club is held monthly at the Cross-in-Hand Village hall on a Monday morning. They have interesting speakers and refreshments are available. For full details and a programme please contact Marian on 01435 867271.
Mediation+ -Intergenerational (Time 2 Talk)
Neighbourhood, family, workplace and commercial mediatoin - 01323 442781. Website: http://www.mediation-plus.org.uk/
Oaks Horse Driving Club
Please contact Jan Curd on 01323 849615. Website: http://www.oaksdrivingclub.com/
Royal British Legion
The main branch meets every 2nd Monday of the month at the Rugby Club, Cross in Hand. Please contact Mr Victor Barnard, Bosmere, Nursery Lane, Blackboys, Uckfield TN22 4EU on 01825 830445
Sequence Dancing Club
This Club is held at Christ Church Hall, Horam on Tuesday from 7.30 - 10.00 pm, please contact Mrs Dot French, Sicklesmere, Mutton Hall Hill, Heathfield on 01435 864827. Everyone welcome. The Chairman is Pat Akehurst and her telephone number is 01435 863151
Sussex Steam Engine Club
The Heathfield Partnership
Please contact Joanne Aldous on 01892 610314. Website: https://www.heathfield.net/
Held on a Friday in Heathfield Community Centre, Sheepsetting Lane, Heathfield. Please contact Chantal or Carlo Marcello on 07867801185. Website: https://www.tumbletots.com/Eastbourne/
Please contact Mrs Brenda Macklin on 01435 812018
Meet the third Tuesday of each month at Heathfield Community Centre, Sheepsetting Lane, Heathfield at 2.30 pm Mrs Lin Plant (Chairman) - 01435 862449 website www.u3asites.org.uk/heathfield there is a Facebook page Heathfield and District U3A or please contact the Chairman by phone
Union Church Lunch club with Age Concern
Every other Tuesday from 12.15 pm to book please ring Jean Plumber - 01435 883483 - on alternate Tuesdays. Friends Together meet at Union Church drop in between 2.00 and 4.00 pm - any age welcome
Waldron Cricket Club
Please contact the Secretary - Mr R Bather on 01435 810076. Website: http://waldron.play-cricket.com//.
Warbleton Brass Band
Dunn Village Hall, Rushlake Green, TN21 9QE, email: email@example.com, website: http://www.warbletonbrassband.org./
Warbleton and District History Society
Meet on the second Monday of the month at the Dunn Village Hall, Rushlake Green at 7.30. New members are always welcome and a visit to the meeting costs £3.00. For further information please contact Jonathan Austin (Vice Chair and Secretary) on 01435 830280.
Meets every 2nd Wednesday of the month at 2.30 pm in the Lucas Hall Waldron - please contact Moira James on 01435 863364 or email Moirajames23@talktalk.net. Website: http://www.esfwi.org.uk/wis/waldron/
Wealden Table Tennis League
Michael Gadd: 01435 862275. Email: Michael.firstname.lastname@example.org
For membership enquiries and details of local groups please contact East Sussex Federation Office on 01323 442592. Website: https://www.esfwi.org.uk/