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Copthorne Carnival 2019

This years event is getting close now, with only three months to go. Don’t forget it is on Saturday 29th June on the village green. Already over 60% of the stall pitches have been...

The Big Breakfast – 7th September

Following an excellent breakfast, we were pleased to host our speaker, Sue Burns, from the Children’s Society. Sue gave an insight into the history of the society and the focus of its current activities....

Loud & Clear

Chop, Chop, Chop! By Oscar, Copthorne C.E. Junior School Right now in Copthorne you might have heard about the building industry building lots of houses. I understand why we need to build more houses...

Copthorne Players

Copthorne Players’ latest offering is the classic JB Priestly comedy, When We Are Married. Audiences will remember with pleasure the last Priestly play we did, that old favourite An Inspector Calls, but this an...

Winter Warmer from Sam’s kitchen

Ingredients 2 large potatoes peeled & cubed 2 small onions peeled & diced ½ red pepper diced 1 large carrot diced 2 tomatoes chopped 3 mushrooms sliced ó tsp garam masala ó tsp turmeric...

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...