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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...

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

The sun is out, the sky is blue…….. Well that’s what we’re all hoping for! We know that Summer is truly on its way when we start talking about the Copthorne Carnival and I’m...

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...

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...