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Big Breakfast 7th Jan 2017

The latest Big Breakfast on Saturday 7th January provided us with an opportunity to hear from Joanna Francis, the recently arrived Head of Copthorne Junior School. Joanna began at our school in September after...

Ricciarelli Hearts: Sam’s Kitchen

Ricciarelli Hearts Ingredients: Makes 20 200g ground almonds 200g icing sugar 1/2 tsp baking powder 2 egg whites 1 tsp vanilla extract Grated zest of 1 lemon 1 tbsp runny honey 2-3 large rice...

Copthorne Archive February 2017

Copthorne Village History Archive CD (Vol 1) is now on sale. Please contact us if you’d like a copy (email as above, or 01342 713807). £5 collected or £6 including postage and packing. Into...

Copthorne Ladies

DECEMBER MEETING On December 1st we enjoyed a fantastic Christmas Dinner with all the trimmings, courtesy of Julia Mears and her team. We were so impressed that Julia was booked once again for next...

Copthorne Carnival

Copthorne Carnival 2017 Planning is now well underway for this year’s carnival which will be on Saturday 24th June on the Village Green. We already have 4 great bands booked for your evening entertainment,...

Copthorne Guides

GUIDES EARN PERFORMING ARTS BADGE Being part of the Gang Show was the perfect opportunity to take it one step further and complete the performing arts badge. Not only does the badge require participation...

Mothers’ Union

2016 was a good year for the Crawley Down, Copthorne & Turners Hill branch of Mothers Union. Our members are from all three villages and meetings held on the 3rd Friday of every month...

Copthorne Chapel News

We ended 2016 with our Carol Concert at The Glebe, Crawley Down Church with Copthorne Silver Band. About fifty people attended and we raised £294 for the Heatherley Cheshire Home. Our thanks to the...

Copthorne Scouts

THE 1ST COPTHORNE SCOUT GROUP We had a busy end to the year, first Ash and Oak cub held their annual Christmas camp, where they decorated the hall with paper chains, reindeer and giant...