May 2019

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Today @ 08:45 to 7 September 2019 09:30

Boot Camp (Arundel Lido)

Boot Camp takes place every Saturday throughout the summer, until September.
Event organiser: Peak Performance Sussex

Today @ 10:00 to 21 December 2019 16:00

The Littlehampton Artisan Market (Littlehampton High Street)

The Artisan will be in its fourth year of bringing to the high street local producers and creators, artisan craft makers, antiques, antiquarian books, busking, performance and all the colourful characters which make up the local coastline and down lands around us along the South Coast. We are very open and keen for buskers and performers to grace our high street with a kaleidoscope of entertainment. This is a chance for locals and visitors alike to gain a fresh understanding of the many community organisations, clubs and goods available within Littlehampton. The Artisan Market takes place on the 1st Saturday of each month, from April through to December. This also includes two extra dates on 26th October to celebrate the Littlehampton Bonfire and 21st December for the Christmas Special. Contact 01903 722666 for stall details or any questions.
Event organiser: Littlehampton's Organisation of Community Arts

Today @ 09:30 to 29 September 2019 12:00

BLUEVIEW Open Studio (1 The Strand, Ferring)

BLUEVIEW Art Studio is now open for the 2019 season every Sunday from until 29th September. Pop in or call to arrange an alternative visit outside of the opening times. There will be local original and handmade art, including postcards and greeting cards.
Event organiser: Cathy Verney

Today @ 09:15 to 3 September 2019 10:00

Aqua Aerobics with Emma (Arundel Lido)

This friendly Aqua Aerobics session takes place in the main pool with Emma every Tuesday until 3rd September.
Event organiser: Emma Wynter

Today @ 18:00 to 5 September 2019 19:00

Swim like a Mermaid With South Coast Mermaids (Arundel Lido)

Live out your dreams of swimming like a Mermaid with South Coast Mermaids. Please contact Anna for details and to book. Email
Event organiser: Anna

Today @ 19:00 to 6 September 2019 21:00

SUP Yoga with Faye (Arundel Lido main pool)

Faye gives two one-hour sessions of SUP Yoga. To book, please email Faye:
Event organiser: Faye Brunning

Today @ 10:00 to 18 August 2019 13:00

Figure/Character Drawing Live with Artist Steve Carroll (#2 Evans Garden Arcade Road Bn17 5AP )

This is a chance to loosen the hand up and create under the superlative tutorial of art historian and lecturer and artist Mr Steve Carroll. Students bring their own art materials (easels can be provided if needed). This course is designed for artists at all levels of ability. The course places are £20 per session. Please call 01903 722666 for details,
Event organiser: Littlehampton's Organisation of Community Arts

Today @ 10:00 to 12:00

Lancing College Open Morning (Lancing Prep Worthing, Broadwater Road)

To find out more visit
Event organiser: Lancing College

Today @ 10:00 to 14:00

Life Drawing (Windmill Theatre Littlehampton)

This is an observational drawing class. Suitable for all levels of abilities and for those wishing to build a portfolio for other art courses. Booking is essential; book as soon as possible, but not less than two weeks before the date attending. For late bookings or spare places also call 07799374183 or go to for more information. A prerequisite number of enrolments are necessary in order for the classes to run.
Event organiser: Patricia Stefanski

Monday 20 May 2019 - 11:00 to 12:30

Disability Action Group Meeting (The British Legion, The Street, East Preston)

Our next meeting will be held on Monday 20th May at 11am at the British Legion, The Street, East Preston. Refreshments available. New faces and ideas welcome - come along and join us!
For further information please contact Richard Akhurst (Acting Chairman) on 01903 773676.
Event organiser: Richard Akhurst

Monday 20 May 2019 - 14:00 to 15:00

Tea at 2 (East Preston Library)

Tea at 2. Join us for a drink and biscuits. Drop in and say hello. Weekly on Mondays (except Bank Holidays) from 2.00pm to 3.00pm.
Event organiser: East Preston Library

Tuesday 21 May 2019 - 10:30 to 12:00

Ladies Ten Pin Bowling (AMF Bowling, Worthing)

We are a group of ladies that play two games on Tuesday mornings, (except during school holidays). Entry is £7, which includes shoe hire. You do not need any experience. If you would like to come along and give it a try, please do! For more information, you can contact Cathy on 01903 368843 or 07981 363786. Don't be shy; give it a try!
Event organiser: Cathy Snoussi

Tuesday 21 May 2019 - 18:00 to 19:00

Adults Back to Swim Course with Arun Wellbeing Course 1 (Arundel Lido)

Spaces for the Adults Back to Swim Course are limited so please contact Lauren Dunn on 01903 737945 for more information.
Event organiser: Arun Wellbeing

Tuesday 21 May 2019 - 19:00

Worthing Camera Club Meeting (Quaker House, 34 Mill Road, Worthing)

Interested in photography? Join Worthing Camera Club at their weekly meetings, meet the club members and see if you like them.  16-18 year olds pay a reduced joining fee of £20 and £1 on the door and need to be accompanied by an adult. For more information, visit or find them on Facebook: Worthing Camera Club.
Event organiser: Worthing Camera Club

Wednesday 22 May 2019 - 14:00 to 15:30

Knit & Natter Group (East Preston Library, The Street, BN16 1JJ)

Every Wednesday, bring along your latest crafty projects to work on over a drink and a chat. Knitting, sewing, crochet, needlework etc. All crafts and abilities welcome. Bring a group of friends or come and meet some new ones. Children and grandchildren are welcome too in our friendly children’s library. Free to attend - just drop in! Contact East Preston Library on 01903 786118 for more information.
Event organiser: East Preston Library

Wednesday 22 May 2019 - 18:00 to 07:00

Pilates Class (Rustington)

Interested in trying Pilates? Come and join these weekly local classes. Booking is essential. Contact Rachael on 07506971817 to book in for an introductory session!
Event organiser: Lengthen Pilates

Wednesday 22 May 2019 - 20:00

GIN Meeting (St Andrew’s, Ferring)

GIN’s speaker for their May meeting is Fiona Howells, who will tell them about aromatherapy. Gin meet on the fourth Wednesday of each month, excluding August. Why not go along and join them? For more information ring: Liz Philips on 07804 491924; Janet on 01903 244148; or Feona on 01903 244161.
Event organiser: GIN

Thursday 23 May 2019 - 09:30 to 10:15

Zumba Class (Ferring Village Hall)

Zumba classes are a great way to keep fit and have fun. Classes are set to Latin and International rhythms with easy to follow moves, with a fully-qualified female instructor. Classes run every Thursday morning and are £5.50 for each 45 minute session.
Event organiser: GINA WILSON

Thursday 23 May 2019 - 10:30 to 11:30

Stay Steady (50 Ferring Street, Ferring, BN12 5JP)

Stay Steady, our chair-based exercise class runs every Thursday in our new offices. Classes aim to improve strength, balance and coordination. Classes are every Thursday and are £4 per session. Anyone welcome!
Event organiser: Abbeyfield Ferring

Thursday 23 May 2019 - 14:15

Rustington Flower Club Meeting (Woodlands Centre, Rustington)

Our demonstrator this month is the Margaret Hayes giving a demonstration called ‘Anytime, Anyplace, Anywhere’. Our competition is 'Spring Baby’. Visitors are welcome. Refreshments are included. Visit for more information.
Event organiser: Rustington Flower Club

Friday 24 May 2019 - 19:30 to 21:00

A glimpse of the underwater life in Indonesia (Mill Road, Arundel, BN18 9PA)

Join us for an illustrated talk with videos showing the underwater life of Sulawesi, Indonesia. Tickets are £6 for members, £8 for non-members.
Call 01903 885866, email or visit
Event organiser: Arundel Museum

Saturday 25 May 2019 - 08:30 to 09:15

Saturday Bootcamp Ferring (Glebelands Centre, Greystoke Road, Ferring, BN12 5JL)

Join Total Fitness Experts for a morning indoor bootcamp in Ferring. The bootcamp varies weekly to keep it interesting, but the outcome will always be the same: to burn calories and strengthen muscles. This class is suitable for everyone, but you must be aged 16 upwards. This is a judgement-free zone for men and women, so everyone is invited. Entry is £7.50 per class.
Event organiser: Total Fitness Experts

Saturday 25 May 2019 - 10:00 to 16:00

Littlehampton Town Artisan Market (Littlehampton High Street)

Artists, local producers and creators, artisan craft makers, antiques, antiquarian books, busking, performance and all the colourful characters which make up the local coastline and downlands around us along the South Coast. We will be very open and keen for buskers and performers to grace our High Street with a kaleidoscope of entertainment. A chance for locals and visitors alike to gain a fresh understanding of the many community organisations, clubs and goods available within Littlehampton Town. Visit
Event organiser: Littlehampton Town Council

Saturday 25 May 2019 - 10:00 to 12:30

Angmering in Bloom Plant Sale (Angmering Village Hall)

Call in and stock your garden with plants for spring and summer at unbeatable prices. There will be tea, coffee and cake sales, greeting cards a raffle and a gardeners question table for plant advice and identification. Entry is free.
Event organiser: Angmering in Bloom Association

Saturday 25 May 2019 - 14:00 to 16:00

Rustington Residents Association Open Meeting (Rustington Methodist Church Coffee Lounge)

The Speaker will be Matt England, Blue Light Collaboration Manager of the South East Coast Ambulance Service. He will be talking about community resuscitation, how to use defibrillators; and will also give an insight into the workings of the South East Coast Ambulance Service. There will be tea/coffee/biscuits and a raffle. Admission is £2 for members; £2.50 for non-members.
Event organiser: Brenda Bennett

Tuesday 28 May 2019 - 09:30 to 15:00

Bread Baking for Beginners (Patching)

Join me for a day of bread baking in my kitchen. I'll show you how to make six different types of bread in a day - basic white and wholemeal loaves, rolls, walnut or beetroot mini loaves, pitta and focaccia. We use my regular oven, so it’s straightforward to re-create in any kitchen. With only two people at a time, the experience is really personal. £75 per person, including coffee and cake, lunch and all the bread you bake, you get to take home. To book your place, call 01903 871683.
Event organiser: Baking at Sue's House

Wednesday 29 May 2019 - 11:00 to 15:00

Playrangers (Mewsbrook Park, Littlehampton)

Playrangers is aimed at children aged 5-11 for soft play fun on inflatables, woodworking and craft and games. This year, we are also introducing a longer four-hour session for the summer following feedback and the popularity of these events. Adults are asked to stay and supervise their children and can join in if they wish. Volunteers from the Friends of Mewsbrook Park assist and clear the park of any litter following the event. This is also now attended where possible by mascot Monty the Mewsbrook Mallard, who the kids love and who promotes the town and caring for the environment. Call 01903 737951 for more information.
Event organiser: Littlehampton Town Council

Wednesday 29 May 2019 - 19:30 to 22:00

Meet and Greet Evening (Ferring Village Hall)

Ferring Amateur Dramatic Society are actively seeking new members to join our well established society. They are holding a meet and greet evening to welcome anyone who is interested in joining the society to learn more. They are a friendly group and one of the longest running in West Sussex. Three plays a year are performed in March, June and November, specialising in drama, thrillers and comedy. So, whether you are interested in being on stage or helping behind the scenes, they would love to meet you. Refreshments will be provided. This is a wonderful and inexpensive hobby open to all, so why not try your hand at acting, set building, wardrobe, lighting, sound, front of house, or just join for the fun of it all? Visit for more information.
Event organiser: YVONNE BAKER

Wednesday 29 May 2019 - 19:45 to 21:00

Relaxation Evening (Angmering Community Centre)

​An evening of relaxation through gentle yoga and guided breathing. This will be followed by a guided meditation to relax your body and calm your mind. Donations welcome.
Event organiser: Miiko Lo

Thursday 30 May 2019 - 14:00 to 16:00

A Commercial Break! (The Glebelands Centre, Greystoke Road, Ferring)

The Terry Clough Choir will be holding their spring concert. This highly original programme, devised, arranged and directed by Anne Robinson, will feature songs from TV adverts over the years. The entrance fee of £2 includes interval refreshments and is payable at the door. Those who have attended the choir's previous concerts will testify to the fact that it always an enjoyable afternoon's entertainment so come along and see for yourself. There are always some surprise items on the programme so do join us and see how many jingles you remember!
Event organiser: Ferring Retirement Club

Friday 31 May 2019 - 19:00 to 21:00

Motor Neurone Disease Charity Concert (Bohunt School, Broadwater, Worthing BN14 7BJ)

Come and enjoy a night out with the Gruffs Male Voice Choir and our special soloist Frankie Cary. Frankie is singing for her granddad who has MND. Book tickets now: they are £10 and available from or 07711 987671. There is free parking off Queen Street entrance.
Event organiser: Sandy Barrett, MNDA West Sussex South Chairman

Friday 31 May 2019 - 19:30 to 21:30

Understanding and Conserving Our Wild Pollinators (Village Hall, Ferring St, Ferring)

Laurie Jackson (Farm Pollinator and Wildlife Adviser for Buglife) will give an illustrated talk on Understanding and Conserving our Wild Pollinators. Tricia Hall will present her regular Nature Notes and Ed Miller will conclude the meeting with news of any planning issues. Admission will be £2 for members and £3 for visitors to include tea and biscuits.
Event organiser: Ferring Conservation Group

JUNE 2019

Saturday 1 June 2019 - 09:00 to 2 June 2019 09:30

Worthing 10K Weekend (Marine Parade, Worthing)

The Worthing 10K Weekend is one of the largest and friendliest running events in the southeast. 2019 represents our 30th birthday, and to celebrate we will be including a 5K race, junior mini mile and 1 mile wheelchair race at the event. Visit
Event organiser: Worthing 10K Weekend

Saturday 1 June 2019 - 10:00 to 12:00

Coffee Morning (Angmering Village Hall)

Angmering Green and Angmering Village WI are holding a coffee morning to mark the West Sussex Women’s Institute’s Centenary. All are welcome.
Event organiser: Angmering Green and Angmering Village WI

Saturday 1 June 2019 - 11:00 to 13:00

Ferring Parish Council’s Annual Parish Meeting (Glebelands Community Centre, Greystoke Road)

Come and meet your elected councillors. There will be opportunity to circulate with the councillors and representatives from other village organisations and groups. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be available. Visit
Event organiser: Ferring Parish Council

Sunday 2 June 2019 - 12:00 to 16:00

The Beachcombers Heritage Retro-Roadshow and Travelling Exhibition (Stage By The Sea)

Coming to the Stage by the Sea in Littlehampton is a touring exhibition celebrating classic seafront entertainments from the 1920s and 1930s.
On exhibition is a small, portable display of images and information panels about seafront entertainments in Sussex during the 1920s and 30s. There will also be live 'Children's Corner' performances at various times during the day, which will include Prof. Edwards Punch & Judy, Dr. Dotty's Old Time Marionettes and Uncle Tacko's Flea Circus. This is a free event.
Event organiser: Littlehampton's Organisation of Community Arts

Thursday 6 June 2019 - 19:30

Ferring Horticultural Society (Ferring Village Hall)

Alan Edmondson will be telling us all about "The Shady Garden". Visitors and new members most welcome. Please contact Brian Rolfe on 01903 243513 for further details.
Event organiser: James Gray

Saturday 8 June 2019 - 09:00 to 16:00

Rustington Charity Street Fayre (Churchill Parade, The Street, Rustington.)

We are organising the fifth annual Rustington Charity Street Fayre where local charities and non-profit groups can have a stall to raise funds and promote their group. There will also be an arts and craft event in the Methodist Church Hall, as well as some entertainment. For details, email or contact Dave Bishop on 01903 918024.
Event organiser: Littlehampton District Lions Club

Saturday 8 June 2019 - 11:00 to 16:00

Summer Fair and Dog Show (Clapham and Patching Village Hall)

Come and join The Rowland Singers for a day of family fun at our Summer Fair and Dog Show. All are welcome and the entrance and parking are free. There will be lots of great activities for you to enjoy including children’s entertainment, face painting, a craft market and a variety of food stalls. The dog show will be held in conjunction with Paws Training. For further information visit our website or find us on Facebook.

Registered Charity No. 1122131
Event organiser: The Rowland Singers Choral Society

Saturday 8 June 2019 - 12:00 to 16:00

Family Fun Day (Fletcher's Field, Arundel Road, Angmering)

We are hosting a giant summer fun day on Fletcher's Field. Enjoy a cup of tea and fresh strawberries in the tea tent or something from the BBQ, followed by ice cream or candy floss. Don't forget to have some fun with the free games, inflatables and trampolines. With special guest Steve Legg, 'Tricks and Laughs' and live music throughout the afternoon with the Bean Baker Band.
Event organiser: St Margaret's Church

Saturday 8 June 2019 - 13:00 to 17:00

Open Gardens and Art Trail (Participating gardens in East Preston)

As part of the East Preston Festival you are invited to take this tour and discover our talented gardeners. Many people who open their gardens also use the opportunity to raise funds for their favourite charity by selling refreshments and some gardens display the work of local artists. Tickets with a map are available at only £3 from Just Because (9 Sea Road) and Seaview Stores (114 Sea Road) both in East Preston.
Event organiser: East Preston Festival Committee

Saturday 8 June 2019 - 13:30 to 17:00

Children's Extravaganza (The Village Hall, Sea Road, East Preston BN16 1LP)

This popular family event includes a Bee-fit Workshop, Ray Sparks Punch & Judy, Robbie the Magician and more. Tickets only £1 per child on the door. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Organised by the East Preston Festival Committee
Event organiser: East Preston Festival Committee

May 2019