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Event Calendar.
CALLING ALL EVENT ORGANISERS - Send the details of your event to news@haven-news.com and we will add it here FREE OF CHARGE. 

APRIL 
Daily to Sunday 1st of May
Bassett at The Barn
. National Theatre youth performance of James Graham's 'Bassett' comes to the Barn Theatre in Seaford. For details CLICK HERE.

TODAY - Saturday 30th
Karaoke at the Hope.
 From 9.00pm. Visit www.hopeinnnewhaven.co.uk

RNLI Newhaven present the Brighton Welsh Male Voice Choir. As part of the RNLI “Mayday” Campaign the esteemed Choir will be performing at St. Michael’s Church, Church Hill, Newhaven from 7.00pm. Tickets are just £7.50 each. Enquiries: 01273 514841 / 01323 492309 or rnlinewhaven.society@hotmail.co.uk Support your local lifeboat – Respect the Water.


MAY
Wednesday 4th

Paradise Park Monthly Timely Talk. 
11.00am. A Potage of Vegetables. Vegetables you can grow for the table - with a few mouth watering recipes, plus a look at topical plants. Talk in the Coffee Shop lasts approximately  fifty minutes. Free entry. Free tea or coffee in the interval. Special Plant Offer.

Thursday 5th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Saturday 7th
RNLI Newhaven Coffee Morning. 
Hosted by Ann Payne at 2 Bay Vue Road, Newhaven from 10.00am to 12.00 noon. Enjoy cake and chatter in aid of RNLI Newhaven, as well as an opportunity to buy RNLI souvenirs. There will also be a raffle. Support your local lifeboat – Respect the Water.RNLI Newhaven Country, Blues and More Music Night with Fish and Chips.  As part of the RNLI “Mayday” Campaign, invited bands will be performing at Newhaven Lifeboat House, Riverside, West Quay from 7.00pm to 11.00pm. Tickets are just £12 each and include a delicious fish and chips supper. Advance booking required for fish and chips. Bring your own bottle, although refreshments will be available for a donation and there will be a raffle. Ticket enquiries: 01273 515964 or rnlinewhaven.society@hotmail.co.uk  Support your local lifeboat – Respect the Water.

Sunday 8th 
Sunday Tea Dance. 
Today and every second Sunday of the month at the Hillcrest Centre in Newhaven from 2.00pm to 4.30pm. Stay fit. Have fun. Meet people. Dance. For more information CLICK HERE

Eyal at The Hope. Performing many hits from 3.00pm to 5.00pm. Visit www.hopeinnnewhaven.co.uk

Tuesday 10th
Elderberries Club.
Twice monthly meeting place for entertainment, education and information for over 55s. For details CLICK HERE

Wednesday 11th
RNLI Newhaven Annual General Meeting.
Newhaven Lifeboat House, Riverside, West Quay, Newhaven from 7.30pm. Refreshments provided. An ideal opportunity to meet the fundraising committee – you may even be inspired to join the fundraising team.  Support your local lifeboat – Respect the Water.

Thursday 12th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Saturday 14th May
Skarlettos at The Hope.
From 9.00pm. Visit www.hopeinnnewhaven.co.uk

Sunday 15th
Friends of Tide Mills Monthly Clean-Up. 10am. Just turn up or for more details visit friendsoftidemills.webs.com or contact Jim Skinner at brian.skinner2@btinternet.com 

Thursday 19th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Saturday 21st May
Primary Colours at The Hope
. From 9.00pm. Visit www.hopeinnnewhaven.co.uk

Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd 
Paradise Park Weed weekend. 
Advice from resident Plant Doctor, Mr. David Fitton, M.B.E. with an identification display and available remedies to tackle every problem. Lunch break - 1.00pm to 2.00pm.

Tuesday 24th
Elderberries Club. Twice monthly meeting place for entertainment, education and information for over 55s. For details CLICK HERE

Thursday 26th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Friday 27th May 
Charity Music Night at the Hope
. Fab musicians supporting the Blind Veterans UK from  8.30pm. Visit www.hopeinnnewhaven.co.uk


JUNE
Wednesday 1st
Paradise Park Monthly Timely Talk. 11.00am.
The Perfect Rose. A look back and up to the present  for the perfect romantic rose. Care advice to keep them in tip- top condition, plus a look at topical plants. Talk in the Coffee Shop lasts approximately  fifty minutes. Free entry. Free tea or coffee in the interval. Special Plant Offer.

Thursday 2nd
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Sunday 5th
Driftwood Garden Bishopstone. P
art of the 5th Mayor’s Open Garden Trail sponsored by Pomegranate. A trail of gardens open across Seaford & Bishopstone raising money for the Mayors’ charity. All the gardens open from 11am to 5pm with refreshments in several gardens. £6 to see all 9 venues. www.mayorsopengarden.co.uk and www.driftwoodbysea.co.uk

Thursday 9th
Driftwood Garden - Bishopstone. Opening for the National Gardens Scheme. 11am to 5pm. £4 for entry, tea, coffee, cakes & light lunch served on vintage china in the garden. www.driftwoodbysea.co.uk  Garden decorations and plants for sale.

Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Saturday 11th
Denton Community Challenge presents - A Summer of Sport 2016
- Family Fun Day at Avis Road Recreation Ground - Newhaven 1.00pm - 5.00pm. Lots of stalls and attractions and the chance to try some sporting activities for a nominal fee.
Visit www.dentonchallenge.co.uk for details.

Craft Fayre at Denton Community Centre.
 Denton Road Newhaven 1.00pm-5.00pm. An indoor Craft Fayre for Denton Community Challenge. Visit www.dentonchallenge.co.uk for details.

Car Boot Sale.
 Denton Road Recreation Ground 1.00pm-5.00pm. For detailsemail dentonchallenge@gmail.com.
Place available and must be booked and paid for in advance - No traders or commercial vehicles.

Sunday 12th 
Sunday Tea Dance.
 Today and every second Sunday of the month at the Hillcrest Centre in Newhaven from 2.00pm to 4.30pm. Stay fit. Have fun. Meet people. Dance. For more information CLICK HERE

Thursday 16th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Saturday 18th
Newhaven Fish Festival.
 West Quay Newhaven. 10.00am to 3.00pm. Fish cookery demonstrations, Children’s parade, Fairground rides, Live entertainment, Art displays, local community group stalls and lots more.

Sunday 19th

Friends of Tide Mills Monthly Clean-Up. 10am. Just turn up or for more details visit friendsoftidemills.webs.com or contact Jim Skinner at brian.skinner2@btinternet.com 

Thursday 23nd
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Tuesday 28th
Driftwood Garden - Bishopstone.
Opening for the National Gardens Scheme. 11am to 5pm. £4 for entry, tea, coffee, cakes & light lunch served on vintage china in the garden. www.driftwoodbysea.co.uk  Garden decorations and plants for sale.

Thursday 30th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.


JULY
Wednesday 6th
Paradise Park Monthly Timely Talk. 
11.00am. Colour & Form in the Garden. All the Trends in colour and form from this year’s flower shows for your garden, plus a look at topical plants. Talk in the Coffee Shop lasts approximately  fifty minutes. Free entry. Free tea or coffee in the interval. Special Plant Offer.

Thursday 7th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th
Driftwood Garden - Bishopstone.
One of 20 plus gardens open for Macmillan Garden Trail, 11am to 5pm. Entry £2 per garden or £7 day ticket. Raising money for Macmillan Horizon Centre in Brighton. Tea, cakes & light lunch. www.macmillangardentrail.co.uk and www.driftwoodbysea.co.uk

Sunday 10th 
Sunday Tea Dance.
 Today and every second Sunday of the month at the Hillcrest Centre in Newhaven from 2.00pm to 4.30pm. Stay fit. Have fun. Meet people. Dance. For more information CLICK HERE

Thursday 14th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Sunday 17th 

Friends of Tide Mills Monthly Clean-Up.
10am. Just turn up or for more details visit friendsoftidemills.webs.com or contact Jim Skinner at brian.skinner2@btinternet.com 

Tuesday 19th
Driftwood Garden - Bishopstone.
Opening for the National Gardens Scheme. 11am to 5pm. £4 for entry, tea, coffee, cakes & light lunch served on vintage china in the garden. www.driftwoodbysea.co.uk  Garden decorations and plants for sale.

Thursday 21st
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Saturday 23rd
Driftwood Garen - Bishopstone.
Opening for Family Support Work, a Sussex based charity supporting families across the county from 11am to 5pm, entry £3, tea, coffee and cakes. www.driftwoodbysea.co.uk

Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th
Paradise Park Plant Pest Weekend. 
Advice from resident Plant Doctor, Mr. David Fitton, M.B.E. with an identification display and alternatives in control. Lunch break - 1.00pm to 2.00pm.

Thursday 28th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Sunday 31st
Driftwood Garden - Bishopstone. Opening
for the National Gardens Scheme. 11am to 5pm. £4 for entry, tea, coffee, cakes & light lunch served on vintage china in the garden. www.driftwoodbysea.co.uk  Garden decorations and plants for sale.


AUGUST

Thursday 4th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Thursday 11th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Sunday 14th 
Sunday Tea Dance.
 Today and every second Sunday of the month at the Hillcrest Centre in Newhaven from 2.00pm to 4.30pm. Stay fit. Have fun. Meet people. Dance. For more information CLICK HERE

Thursday 18th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st
Driftwood Garden - Bishopstone.
Artwave, Lewes District Council art festival. 14 artists work displayed in stunning garden setting. Open 11am to 5pm. Proceeds from refreshment and raffle of artist donated work to Macmillan Cancer Support. Free entry but donations sought for Macmillan. www.driftwoodartwave.co.uk

Sunday 21st 
Friends of Tide Mills Monthly Clean-Up. 10am. Just turn up or for more details visit friendsoftidemills.webs.com or contact Jim Skinner at brian.skinner2@btinternet.com 

Thursday 25th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th - Closed Bank Holiday Monday 29th
Driftwood Garden - Bishopstone.
Artwave, Lewes District Council art festival. 14 artists work displayed in stunning garden setting. Open 11am to 5pm. Proceeds from refreshment and raffle of artist donated work to Macmillan Cancer Support. Free entry but donations sought for Macmillan. www.driftwoodartwave.co.uk


SEPTEMBER
Thursday 1st
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th
Driftwood Garden - Bishopstone.
Artwave, Lewes District Council art festival. 14 artists work displayed in stunning garden setting. Open 11am to 5pm. Proceeds from refreshment and raffle of artist donated work to Macmillan Cancer Support. Free entry but donations sought for Macmillan. www.driftwoodartwave.co.uk

Wednesday 7th
Paradise Park Monthly Timely Talk. 
11.00am. The Autumn Garden. Plants that will give interest and colour throughout the Autumn, plus a topical look at plants. Talk in the Coffee Shop lasts approximately  fifty minutes. Free entry. Free tea or coffee in the interval. Special Plant Offer.

Thursday 8th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Sunday 11th 
Sunday Tea Dance.
 Today and every second Sunday of the month at the Hillcrest Centre in Newhaven from 2.00pm to 4.30pm. Stay fit. Have fun. Meet people. Dance. For more information CLICK HERE

Thursday 15th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th 
Paradise Park Better Lawn Weekend.
 Plagued with invasive weeds and inferior results? Advice from resident Plant Doctor, Mr. David Fitton, M.B.E. on available products and techniques to bring joy to your lawn. Lunch break - 1.00pm to 2.00pm.

Sunday 18th

Friends of Tide Mills Monthly Clean-Up. 10am. Just turn up or for more details visit friendsoftidemills.webs.com or contact Jim Skinner at brian.skinner2@btinternet.com 

Thursday 22nd
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Saturday 24th September to Wednesday 2nd October
Paradise Park Conifer Week. 
Displays of these valuable plants to give structure and colour throughout the year.

Thursday 29th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.


OCTOBER
Wednesday 5th
Paradise Park Monthly Timely Talk. 
11.00am. Bulbs of Spring Promise. Bulb planting for yourself or for presents and their varieties, plus a look at our topical plants. Talk in the Coffee Shop lasts approximately  fifty minutes. Free entry. Free tea or coffee in the interval. Special Plant Offer.

Thursday 6th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Sunday 9th 
Sunday Tea Dance.
 Today and every second Sunday of the month at the Hillcrest Centre in Newhaven from 2.00pm to 4.30pm. Stay fit. Have fun. Meet people. Dance. For more information CLICK HERE

Thursday 13th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Sunday 16th
Friends of Tide Mills Monthly Clean-Up. 10am. Just turn up or for more details visit friendsoftidemills.webs.com or contact Jim Skinner at brian.skinner2@btinternet.com 

Thursday 20th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Thursday 27th

Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.


NOVEMBER
Wednesday 2nd
Paradise Park Monthly Timely Talk. 11.00am. Winter Prunes. The best cuts for your plants to keep them in order. Plus a look at topical plants. Talk in the Coffee Shop lasts approximately  fifty minutes. Free entry. Free tea or coffee in the interval. Special Plant Offer.

Thursday 3rd
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Thursday 10th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Sunday 13th 
Sunday Tea Dance.
 Today and every second Sunday of the month at the Hillcrest Centre in Newhaven from 2.00pm to 4.30pm. Stay fit. Have fun. Meet people. Dance. For more information CLICK HERE

Thursday 17th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Sunday 20th
Friends of Tide Mills Monthly Clean-Up. 10am. Just turn up or for more details visit friendsoftidemills.webs.com or contact Jim Skinner at brian.skinner2@btinternet.com 

Thursday 24th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.


DECEMBER
Thursday 1st
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.Wednesday 7th


Paradise Park Monthly Timely Talk. 11.00am. Jingle Plants. It's time for gifts and unusual presents of a gardening nature. Talk in the Coffee Shop lasts approximately  fifty minutes. Free entry. Free tea or coffee in the interval. Special Plant Offer.

Thursday 8th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Sunday 11th 
Sunday Tea Dance.
 Today and every second Sunday of the month at the Hillcrest Centre in Newhaven from 2.00pm to 4.30pm. Stay fit. Have fun. Meet people. Dance. For more information CLICK HERE

Thursday 15th
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.

Sunday 18th
Friends of Tide Mills Monthly Clean-Up. 10am. Just turn up or for more details visit friendsoftidemills.webs.com or contact Jim Skinner at brian.skinner2@btinternet.com 

Thursday 22nd
Hillcrest Country Market. 
Hillcrest Centre, Newhaven. Every Thursday.  Stalls featuring local crafts and produce. Open from 9.45am until 2.00pm. Free parking, toilets, disabled access and cafe.






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