What’s on - from Thursday May 2


Forty Five Minutes The Capitol Theatre, Horsham, 7pm Christ’s Hospital’s entry for this year’s national theatre Connections will be performed at the Capitol theatre Horsham. there’s forty-five minutes till the bell goes and the uCas forms must be sent and futures secured. this searing new play deals with the pressures of growing up and the desperation that comes from deadlines. Contact the Capitol Box office on 01403 750220 or visit their website www.thecapitolhorsham.com Adults £6 conc. £5


SOUTHWATER Young at Heart for the over 50s meets every Friday, 1.30–3.30pm in Beeson House, Lintot Square, Southwater. Details: 01403 731839.

SUNBEAM Swimming Club (for the disabled). Anyone wishing to join, 8-9pm, can telephone Robin Ayres on 01403 253200.

THE 2nd Storrington Brownies meet Fridays at Ravenscroft Guide and Community Hall, Storrington. For girls aged seven to ten years. For more details phone Michelle on 01903 745975.


Car boot sales in aid of local charities to be run every Saturday morning during May at Southwater Playing Fields RH13 9BN Sellers (£1 donation) to arrive 7.30am, buyers (free entrance) from 8.30am Tele 07788315759 www.southwatercarboot.co.uk

POP-UP Book Shop. Brighton author Daisy White will be hosting the The UK’s First Pop-Up Bookshop at Horsham Market. This is a great way for the general public to access fantastic ‘Indie’ books, at a discount. Follow Daisy on Twitter @Daisy White 1922 for discount vouchers, and a full list of authors who will be attending/showcasing their work. Or emaildaisy@daisywhiteauthor.co.uk or call 07973 864612.

AMBERLEY. Jumble sale, Amberley Church Hall, 2.15pm, in aid of Amberley Millenium Green maintenence fund. Contact Ivy on 01798 831388.

BOOKS Mayfield Book Fair. Memorial Hall. 9am to 3pm. Admission free. Refreshments. Some 18 book sellers with thousands of secondhand books for sale. Details: Chris Maughan. 01435 864634.

PLANT Sale, Steyning Grammar School, Church Street Playground, from 9am to 12pm. A fantastic selection of professionally and homegrown bedding, herb, vegetables and plants will be for sale at great prices. Tea/coffee and homemade cakes. All monies raised will go to the school to buy equipment to benefit the students.


STEYNING: Sunday Tea Dance. Ballroom, Latin and some Sequence, at the Steyning Centre, Fletchers Croft, Church Street, from 2.30pm to 5pm. Entrance: £4 (including refreshments) For all enquiries ring Margaret or Colin on 01403 734409.

BUNNY Hoppers Club for Children with Additional Needs 0-5 years inc siblings, meets 1st Sunday every month 2-5pm, Springboard House, 52 Hurst Road, Horsham RH12 2EP. Tel Brenda Leeds 01403 218888 for more info or email earlyyears@springboardproject.

HORSHAM Cycling: every Sunday, five rides of differing speeds and distances leave from the Carfax. Meet at 9am. Details from Robert Skeet 01403 270089 or visit www.horshamcycling.co.uk.


Southwater Local History Group. The next meeting of the Southwater Local History Group will be held at 7.30pm at Beeson House, Lintot Square, Southwater. Non-members welcome. £3 entry. Bill Avenell will be giving an illustrated talk to answer the question ‘Why Is Church Lane So Steep?’. Information: Jeremy Senneck Tel: 01403 731247.

HEATHERS Horsham Cancer Support Group, meets first and third Monday each month, 2-4pm, at The Unitarian Church Hall, opposite Horsham bus station. Offers support, information and a warm welcome to anyone affected by cancer. Contact Mary 01043 250816.

ROTARY: Storrington Car Boot Sale. Lots of bric-a-brac, plants, books, clothes and curios will be on sale at Storrington Rotary Club’s next Car Boot Sale in Storrington Library car park from 8am until 12pm.


WALK: Free 4¾ mile circular (slopes), sociable HDC Health walk on woodland and farm tracks around Polesden Lacey Estate. Meet 10am Denbies Hillside National Trust car park, Ranmore Common Road (2 miles NW of Dorking, TQ142503). (£2.50 fee non-NT members). No dogs. 2¼ hours. Geoff 01403 258180.


FOREST Lace Class (tuition in Bobbin-lace) meets on Wednesday evenings in term-time at the Millais School, Depot Road, Horsham, 7.30-9.30pm. Call Rosemary Brown on 01273 591346.

ART: The next meeting of the Horsham Decorative and Fine Arts Society will be a The Capitol Theatre on at 10:45am. The speaker will be Hanne Sutcliffe who will talk about Ancient Art from Afghanistan: Surviving Treasures from the crossroads of Asia. Visitors are very welcome. Admission £5.