Organisers of Sussex mill meetings, fetes, tours and other events are invited to contact us with details for inclusion below
Sussex Mills Group volunteers looking at an early photograph of the mill during
a pause from digging out the wheel pit of Manor Mill, Poynings
Saturday 15th October : 1.30 pm to 5.30 pm at The Horseshoe Inn
Wartling Historical Society Exhibition
Includes a stand on Windmill Hill Windmill
Friday 21st October : 7.30 pm at Herstmonceux Village Hall
A talk by Ian Everest "From the Sussex Ox to the Fordson Major "
in aid of Windmill Hill Windmill
Tickets £6 on the door
Sunday 23rd October : 2 pm to 5 pm
Open Day at Argos Hill Windmill
This is the only open day for 2016. More are planned for 2017
Saturday 29th October : 7 pm to 11 pm
Fundraising quiz night at West Blatchington Windmill
Teams can be more than 4 (or fewer) if you prefer
Please feel free to come on your own - you will be very welcome and snapped up by one of
the teams (more chance of winning)!
The price has been reduced, as we will no longer be providing food
As there will be a half time interval, please feel free to bring your own food and drink
Hope to see you there
Sunday 6th November : 2 pm in the Mayfield Memorial Hall
The film of the restoration of Argos Hill Windmill will be ĎPremieredí
The film has been produced by Nat Durman, a professional film maker
He has made a most interesting DVD of it
There will be an opportunity to buy a copy
Sunday 11th December : 10 am to 1 pm
Christmas Opening at Jill Windmill
The Roundhouse and volunteers will be bedecked to celebrate the festive season.
Souvenirs and (winds permitting) stoneground wholegrain flour will be on sale for stocking fillers along with tea, coffee, cakes and mince pies to keep visitors warm.
Every year, this is a very sociable occasion and, whatever the weather, we're there looking forward to seeing you all.
For further information please click here.
Wednesday 14th December : 6.30 pm
Carol Service at West Blatchington Windmill
Itís that time again to exercise those vocal chords and sing all your favourite carols. Once youíve sung yourselves hoarse you can enjoy free hot
mince pies and sausage rolls plus a hot drink. Then if we are lucky,
Father Christmas, will pop in to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas!
There will be a Raffle with seasonal prizes and a collection will be taken to
ensure that you empty your purses and pockets, with all proceeds donated
to The Martlets Hospice.
Get there early as this is a very popular event and space is limited.
Friday 16th December : 7 pm for 7.15 pm
Carol Service at High Salvington Windmill
Bonfire, Hot chocolate & mince pies.
Bring your lantern and/or torch!
Proceeds to the St. Barnabas Funds
Sussex Mills Group and S.I.A.S. Members inspecting the Oldland Windmill sweeps
during a mills tour [Photo : Peter Holtham]