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Christ’s Hospital Bursary Applications

Are you aware of a child in your Parish who would be benefit from a boarding education, regardless of family means? Christ’s Hospital near Horsham, invites applications for bursary places which can cover up...

Copthorne Archive Spring 2018

Into the Archive Thanks are due to Pam Norman again, for more contributions to the Archive. In the Dec/Jan edition of this Magazine we mentioned Deeds relating to the house known as ‘Southbank’ on...

Christian Aid Week

Christian Aid Week 2018 13th – 19th May Marcelin still hasn’t recovered from Hurricane Matthew, which hit Haiti in September 2016, destroying his home, possessions and livestock. ‘I lost pigs, goats, everything in the house....

Copthorne Guides

As part of the Brownie’s Writer Badge Amy Worrall, aged 8, has described her weekend away with her Brownie Unit…… On Friday 6th April, 2nd Copthorne Brownies arrived at PGL in East Sussex for...

Copthorne Chapel News

We had a good attendance at our Easter services and concluded with an Easter egg hunt in the schoolroom which pleased both young and old alike. Pastor Gordon Hamilton will be starting a weekly...

Copthorne Scouts

Smugglers beavers have had a nature evening, planting sunflowers and bucket gardens and doing leaf printing, as well as an activity evening, cooking marshmallows over the fire, making dens and climbing. Voyagers beavers have...

Sams Kitchen: Cinnamon Oaties

Easy to make and you can adjust the spices (both type and amount) add a topping or some cranberries to make these biscuits your own! I love them because they’re not too sweet and...

Local Walking

Long Distance Walkers Association www.ldwasussex.org.uk “The LDWA organises many challenge and local group walks, as well as listing many more organised by other organisations. Challenge events are normally between 20 and 100 miles and...

Copthorne Players

  It’s Never Too Late to Boo a Baddy. Oh No It Isn’t! Copthorne Players present ‘Dick Whittington’ at Copthorne Village Hall. Sightings of a giant rodent going by the name of ‘Queen Rat’...