Diary 2018

February 2018
Monday 5th – Special meeting at the Church Hall, Burwash, TN19 7HA.
Time: 10.00am-12.30pm Co-ords: 50.99735, 0.38147
This is a special meeting to explore ways of continuing and supporting the Thursday carriage driving (in addition to our regular Monday driving meetings). The proposal is that these meetings will support Zena’s members and be held at Chalvington as we are no longer able to drive at Stonegate.

March 2018
Monday 19th – Social meeting at the Church Hall, Burwash, TN19 7HA.
Time: 10.00am-12.30pm Co-ords: 50.99735, 0.38147

April 2018
Monday 2nd – Easter Monday Bank Holiday, so no driving at Chalvington.

Tuesday 3rd – Training Day at Hadlow College.
Hadlow College, Bourne Grange Lane (off Tonbridge Road), Hadlow, TN11 0AL.
Co-ords: 51.22326, 0.33184

Monday 16th – AGM Annual Meeting in Church Hall, Burwash, TN19 7HA.
Time: 10.00am for a 10.30am start. Soup and rolls will be provided by Hanka!!!
Come and have your say about anything on your mind – It’s your group.

Thursday 19th – Small group of AB volunteers have agreed to set up our field ready for driving next week. Time: 2.30pm for approx 2 hours maximum.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Monday 23rd – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 26th – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382
Please watch this website for last minute poor weather cancellations.

Monday 30th – No driving at Chalvington due to heavy overnight rain.
We are very sorry for the late cancellation.

May 2018
Thursday 3rd – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382
Please watch this website for last minute poor weather cancellations.

Monday 7th – Early Spring Bank Holiday, so no driving at Chalvington.

Thursday 10th – No driving at Chalvington this day.

Monday 14th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 17th – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Monday 21st – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 24th – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Monday 28th – Spring Bank Holiday, so no driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 31st – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

June 2018
Monday 4th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 7th – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Sunday 10th – South-East Indoor Competition @ Bradbourne.
Bradbourne Riding and Training Centre, Bradbourne Vale Rd, Sevenoaks, TN13 3DH.
Co-ords: 51.28660, 0.18033
This is an alternative regional carriage driving event qualifier for 2018 Hartpury in Gloucestershire, and is being run by Sara Howe.

Monday 11th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 14th – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Monday 18th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 21st – Cancelled – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
We are sorry but ensure the safety of our Thursday members we regret that we have had to cancel this one day’s driving (only) due to insufficient AB Whips and volunteers.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Monday 25th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382>

Thursday 28th – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

July 2018
Monday 2nd – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 5th – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Monday 9th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 12th – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

14th-15th – RDA World Championships at Blandings.
Blandings Farm, Badlingham Road,Chippenham, Cambs., CB7 5QQ.
Kipling County’s Jo driving Texas (with Andrea supporting) competes for a Para place.
Co-ords: 52.30914, 0.45869

>Monday 16th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 19th – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Monday 23rd – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 26th – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Monday 30th – NO DRIVING DUE TO OVERNIGHT & CONTINUING RAIN.
08.28am We apologise for the late notice, but due to continuing rain, Zena feels it is safer for her group if we cancel today’s meeting.

August 2018
Thursday 2nd – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Saturday 4th – Open Day at Chalvington for Monday & Thursday members.

Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Monday 6th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 9th – NO DRIVING FOR THURSDAY GROUP DUE TO RAIN.
08.00am We apologise for the late notice, but Zena feels that because of the continuing rain it would be safer our Thursday members if we cancel today’s meeting.

Sunday 12th – The Oaks Driving Club Show.
Broad Farm, Hellingly, BN27 4DS. Co-Ords: 50.88797, 0.24101
Val asks if we could meet up around 9.30am ready for 10.30am start.

Monday 13th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 16th – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Monday 20th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 23rd – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Monday 27th – Summer Bank Holiday, so no driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 30th – RDA Heron’s Ghyll “One Day Event”.
Burchetts Farm, Whitesmith Lane, Whitesmith, BN8 6HA. Co-ords: 50.90455, 0.17363
(This event co-incides with our Thursday member’s day, and it has been agreed that Zena will drive to Heron’s Ghyll so that we will all attend as one large group.)
Please contact Val for meet up times.

September 2018
Monday 3rd – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 6th – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Monday 10th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Wednesday 12th – First Aid Course & Refresher.
Location: The Wheel Inn, Heathfield Road, Burwash Common, TN19 7LA.
Co-ords: 50.98482, 0.35091
Start Time: 09.00am prompt.
Judy has kindly arranged for a qualified First Aider to provide a refresher/course for our Monday & Thursday volunteers and AB Whips. It will be a full day with a lot of laughter, and the only physical requirement is that you must be able to kneel in order to carry out artificial respiration. We will need 10 people in order to ensure the day is financially viable, Please contact Judy for any concerns.

Thursday 13th – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Monday 17th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 20th – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday ??? – Peter’s Golf Day, for his golfing friends.

Monday 24th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Tuesday 25th – South-East Indoor Competition @ Sands Farm.
Please avoid Warnham Village and follow the signs from A29 or A24 to Equestrian Centre.
Near Horsham, RH12 3SQ. Co-ords: 51.09677, -0.35657
This competition is also a qualifier for Hartpury in Gloucestershire.

Thursday 27th – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

October 2018
Monday 1st – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 4th – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Monday 8th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 11th – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Monday 15th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Wednesday ??? – Regional Conference at The Haven Centre, Crawley Down.
10.00am – 2.00pm (+/- £15 per person, including lunch, Payment on the day.
If you wish to attend, please let Hanka know before 9th October.
Hophurst Lane, Crawley Down, RH10 4HJ. Co-ords: 51.12601, -0.07448

Thursday 18th – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Monday 22nd – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 25th – Driving at Chalvington for Thursday members.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Monday 29th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

November 2018
Saturday ??? – Kipling County Quiz Night.

December 2018
Joint Christmas Dinner for all our Chalvington & Stonegate members.
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February 2017
Monday 20th – Social meeting at the Church Hall, Burwash, TN19 7HA.
Time: 10.00am-12.30pm Co-ords: 50.99735, 0.38147

Monday 27th – No Meeting.

March 2017
Monday 6th – Helpers’ Training Day at Val’s.
Kees Farm, Back Lane, Cross in Hand, Heathfield, TN21 0ND.
Time: 10.00am Coords: 50.95965, 0.22369

Monday 13th – Kipling County RDA Lunch @ London Beach Hotel, Tenterden.
A great way to have some fun and generate much needed funds for Kipling County.
(Please see our “News” page for cost and details.)

Monday 20th – Talk with Emma Toomey, mounted police officer.
Church Hall, Burwash, TN19 7HA.
Time: 10.00am-12.30pm Co-ords: 50.99735, 0.38147
We are lucky, because Emma is a mounted police officer and author of “Freddie Changes the Guard at Buckingham Palace” !!!

Tuesday 21st – South-East Conference @ Penniwells.
Penniwells RDA Centre, Edgwarebury Lane, Elstree, Herts. WD6 3RG.
Coords: 51.63975, -0.28927
This is a carriage driving conference. Please telephone committee members for full details.

Monday 27th – No meeting. We are sorry, but this meeting at Burwash Church Hall has now been cancelled due to unforseen circumstances (Cancelled 25th March 2017).

April 2017
Monday 3rd – This day we will be setting up the field at Chalvington for the coming year. Our committee would be grateful for the support of everyone able to lift and set out the obstacles and cones. (10.00am start, and to include for an equipment inspection and chat).
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Monday 10th – AGM Annual Meeting in Church Hall.
Church Hall, Burwash, TN19 7HA. Co-ords: 50.99735, 0.38147
Time: 10.00am for a 10.30am start. Soup and rolls will be provided by Hanka!!!
Come and have your say about anything on your mind – It’s your group.

Monday 17th – Easter Monday, so no driving at Chalvington.

Thursday 20th – We hope that Stonegates’ “Acorns” meetings will start this day.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536
Please contact Janet for last minute poor weather forecasts.

Monday 24th – We hope that Chalvington meetings will start this day.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382
Please watch this website for last minute poor weather forecasts.

Thursday 27th – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

May 2017
Monday 1st – Early May Bank Holiday, so no driving at Chalvington.

Thursday 4th – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

Monday 8th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 11th – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

Monday 15th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 18th – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

Saturday 20th – The Oaks “Inside Out Competition” at Whitesmith.
Burchetts Farm, Whitesmith Lane, Whitesmith, BN8 6HA. Co-ords: 50.90455, 0.17363
Please contact Val who is organising this event.

Monday 22nd – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 25th – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

Monday 29th – Spring Bank Holiday, so no driving at Chalvington.

June 2017
Thursday 1st – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

Monday 5th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 8th – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

Monday 12th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 15th – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

Monday 19th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 22nd – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

Monday 26th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 29th – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

July 2017
Monday 3rd – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 6th – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

Monday 10th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 13th – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

14th-16th – RDA National Championships at Hartpury College, Gloucestershire.
Kipling County will be competing on 14th July 2017, only.
Co-ords: 51.90591, -2.31016

Monday 17th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 20th – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

Monday 24th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Tuesday 25th – RDA SE Region Carriage Driving Show, Felbridge.
10.30am – 2.00pm Remember to bring sandwiches as no food is available on the field.
(Please can we all be punctual to help keep the vehicles as close together as possible.)
Copthorne Road, Felbridge, RH19 2NU. Co-ords: 51.14032, -0.04612

Thursday 27th – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

Monday 31st – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

August 2017
Thursday 3rd – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

Sunday 6th – Musical Evening at Broadoak Village Hall, starring Leo Andrews.
(Theatregoers will know that Leo is currently appearing at Chichester in “Fiddler on the Roof” having previously played at the Old Vic and other venues all around the world.)
Venue: Village Hall, Broadoak, Heathfield TN21 8SS. Co-ords: 50.97565, 0.28055
Doors open at 7.00pm for 7.30pm start. Tickets: Only £15 and include for a light supper that will be served before the music starts. There will also be a bar and raffle.

Tickets will be available from either Annette or Val. Please ask everyone to support us and bring their family and friends.

Monday 7th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Wednesday 9th – RDA Bradbourne “Fun Day & Le Trec”.
Bradbourne Riding and Training Centre, Bradbourne Vale Rd, Sevenoaks, TN13 3DH.
Co-ords: 51.28660, 0.18033
Please could helpers arrive just before 9.30am to be ready for the prompt 10.00am start.
Whilst the centre provides limited snacks, our committee recommend that we take our own sandwiches so that we can all sit and chat together.

Thursday 10th – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

Sunday 13th – The Oaks Show and Funday.
Broad Farm, Hellingly, BN27 4DU
Co-ords: 50.88724, 0.24014
This is a great day out for the whole family and although the whole show commences in the Ring at 09.00am, the RDA competitions start at 10.30am sharp.

Monday 14th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 17th – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

Monday 21st – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 24th – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

Monday 28th – Bank Holiday, so no driving.

Thursday 31st – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

September 2017
Monday 4th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 7th – RDA Heron’s Ghyll “One Day Event”.
Burchetts Farm, Whitesmith Lane, Whitesmith, BN8 6HA. Co-ords: 50.90455, 0.17363
Whilst the actual competition starts at 10.30am sharp, please contact Val for our meet-up time as she is organising Kipling County’s competitors.

Thursday 7th – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

Monday 11th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 14th – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

Monday 18th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 21st – Funday at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536
This is another opportunity for both the Monday and Thursday groups to join together and renew old friendships.
11.00am – 1.00pm Please contact Janet nearer the time to confirm these times.

Thursday 21st – Golf Day.
This event is being organised by our Treasurer, Peter, for golfers at his club to help raise much needed funds. His previous golfing days have been incredibly successful and we wish him much success in contributing to Annette’s fund raising committee.

Monday 25th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Tuesday 26th – South-East Indoor Competition @ Sands Farm.
Please avoid Warnham Village and follow the signs from A29 or A24 to Equestrian Centre.
Near Horsham, RH12 3SQ. Co-ords: 51.09677, -0.35657

Thursday 28th – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

October 2017
Monday 2nd – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 5th – No Driving at Stonegate.
Our committee is sorry for the late notice (11.00pm Wednesday 4th), but we’ve just heard that Janet is in hospital.

Saturday 7th October – Confirmed date for Val’s Tack Sale.
Venue: Village Hall, Broadoak, Heathfield TN21 8SS. Co-ords: 50.97565, 0.28055
Grab yourself a bargain – Simply loads of tack, clothing & everything to do with horses.
Viewing starts at 1.30pm and the auction starts at 2.00pm (tea and biscuits available.)
(Please would volunteer organisers arrive at 12.00 mid-day to help get everything ready.)

Monday 9th – Fun Cones Trial at Chalvington.
(Please see our “Kipling News” page for the results.)
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Thursday 12th – Driving at Stonegate with “Acorns”.
At this time, we are not certain whether this meeting will go ahead as hoped.
Please contact Janet for an update.
Bardown Road, Stonegate, TN5 7EY. Co-ords: 51.03376, 0.37536

Monday 16th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Wednesday 18th – Regional Conference at The Haven Centre, Crawley Down.
10.00am – 2.00pm (£15 per person, including lunch, Payment on the day.
If you wish to attend, please let Hanka know before 9th October.
Hophurst Lane, Crawley Down, RH10 4HJ. Co-ords: 51.12601, -0.07448

Thursday 19th – We are sorry, but “Acorns” has been cancelled due to health issues.
Please can our Acorns remember to book the joint Christmas Dinner on 11th Dec.

Monday 23rd – Driving from Chalvington to a pub.
If raining, our committee suggests going direct to the Yew Tree Inn for a ‘Ploughman’s Lunch’.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382
Yew Tree Inn, Chalvington Rd, Chalvington, BN27 3TB. Co-ords: 50.86921, 0.16558

Thursday 26th – We are sorry, but “Acorns” has been cancelled due to health issues.
Please can our Acorns remember to book the joint Christmas Dinner on 11th Dec.

Friday 27th – Extra General Meeting.
For all members to vote on converting Kipling County to a “Charitable Incorporated Organisation” to simplify the administration and management of our group. Meeting starts at 10.30am.
Church Hall, Burwash, TN19 7HA. Co-ords: 50.99735, 0.38147

Monday 30th – Driving at Chalvington.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

November 2017
Monday 6th – Final driving at Chalvington for 2017.
If it is raining, then driving will be cancelled but our fantastic volunteers will still meet up to put our equipment into storage for the winter.
Sheepcote Lane, Chalvington, BN27 3SY. Co-ords: 50.86846, 0.17382

Saturday 18th – Kipling County Fun Quiz Night.
Annette would be grateful if everyone could help by each bringing six guests to form a team at £10/per person. The evening will start at 7.00-7.30pm with a light supper (included in ticket) and in addition, wine may be purchased from the bar. For tickets, please contact Val or Annette.
Venue: Village Hall, Broadoak, Heathfield TN21 8SS. Co-ords: 50.97565, 0.28055

December 2017
Monday 11th – Christmas Dinner for all at Chalvington & Stonegate.
Only £13.50 per person. 12.00 for 12.30pm start. Turkey, Christmas pudding & coffee.
Please book your place with Judy before 6th November.
Location: The Bear Inn, High Street, Burwash TN19 7ET. Co-ords: 50.99714, 0.38375

Saturday 16th – Disney Christmas Concert by our Thursday Group.

Sine has invited all of Kipling County Driving Group to the Disney Christmas Concert, where our Thursday members will be actively taking part.
Location: Barn Centre, London Rd, Crowborough, TN6 1EJ. Co-ords: 51.06838, 0.15881
Time: 1.30pm and light refreshments will be provided after the show.

Diary General Notes:
Driving meetings at 10.00am for 10.30am start.

For details regarding Monday & Thursday meetings, please contact: Judy on 01435-866523 or check this website.
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