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Flower & Produce Show 2018

Saturday 29th September THIS YEAR’S CLASSES ARE: • Best Animal Photograph • Best Film Title on a Plate • Best T. V. Character made from Felt • Best Lego Model of St. John’s Church...

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ingredients 110g soft butter 140g soft brown sugar 1 egg, lightly beaten 150g self raising flour 1 tsp. baking powder 30g cocoa powder 230g chocolate chips Makes about 20 160°C Fan Beat the sugar...

Sam’s Kitchen: lemon drizzle shortbread slices

Lemon Drizzle Shortbread Slices www.Samskitchen.net♥ Ingredients 125g soft butter 55g caster sugar 180g sifted plain flour Finely grated zest of 1 lemon A few drops of lemon essence (optional) For the drizzle 100g sifted...

Copthorne Archive

Into the Archive Among the many photos and documents received from Pam Norman is a fascinating postcard dated 1907, inscribed in beautiful handwriting “Wishing you a very happy Christmas, from George to Aunt Tilly”....

Copthorne Archive: June/July 2018

Our new oral history project is underway! Many thanks to Jacquie Barwell for generously donating the audio recording equipment. If you’d like to record your memories of Copthorne – no matter how many years...

Pear Crisps: Sam’s kitchen

OVEN TEMPERATURE 110°C 225°F GM 1/4 or your lowest   setting as they ‘dry’ rather than bake Ingredients: 6 medium sized firm pears Dark Chocolate Sauce: 100g dark chocolate, chopped 100g double cream 10g butter...

Copthorne Village Association

COPTHORNE VILLAGE ASSOCIATION WOULD LIKE TO KEEP IN TOUCH! With the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) coming into effect this next Friday the CVA Committee have decided to host our membership database on...

Copthorne Carnival 2018

Copthorne Carnival 2018 Everything is now in place for the Carnival on Saturday 30th June, on the Village Green. All we need now is the weather to be good, and from what we have...

Copthorne WI

Beautiful ….. The only word to describe the sight that awaited us on our outing to Pashley Manor’s annual tulip festival at the beginning of May. And we were so lucky to be there...