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East Sussex

Forthcoming Guild Events in East Sussex: 

Local Groups in East Sussex - contact details

Key: AGroup Affiliated to the Quilters' Guild  N = New members welcome  S = Speakers are invited to the group  W = Waiting list in operation

The above information is added where known – but do phone to check

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Battle

1066 Quilters N A 

Meet : 3rd Monday of the month 1-4 p m

Contact: Lesley Boyce 01424 721213

redchooks@talktalk.net

Sew and chat sessions.  Group projects.  Biennual quilt show in support of St Michael’s Hospice.  Members can belong to either or both groups.  Visitors welcome. 

Bexhill on Sea

Cabin Quilters  N S

Meet:   Every Wednesday in term time, 7-9 pm            

Contact: Angela Lawrence    01424 731034     

Group of 15, max 20.  Sometimes outside speakers, demos and lessons.  Challenges twice a year.

Bexhill on Sea

 Sanditon Quilters   W A        

Meet: Twice a month on Wednesdays,one afternoon, one all day 10- 4 p m

Contact: Yvonne Willans 01424 731175  

sanditonquilters@gmail.com


Brighton - Patcham,,

Downland Quilters N SA 

Meet:   1st Thursdayof each month except August, 7 for 7.30pm     

Contact:Jennie Thorpe    01444 247151   

jenny.thorpe1@virgin.net

Mixture of speakers and in-house projects.  We have friendly days and workshops on 3rd Saturday of the month.  Very mixed group with beginners and more advanced quilters.

Crowborough

 Crowborough Fat Quarters N S 

Meet:  Tuesday evenings, 7-9 p.m

Contact: Dorothy Thompson 01892 665598  

dorothymt@gmail.com

 We occasionally have a speaker and usually a project taught by someone in the group.

Eastbourne,

 Old Town Quilters N S A 

Meet: Every 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month, 2- 4.30 pm                  

Contact: Vivien Parris 01323 726377 Chairman

 Joan Walters 01323 740275 Secretary

Membership Gail Tuff 07542 303559

Julia Langford 01323 423089 Publicity

www.oldtownquilters.org.uk 

Workshops (in-house or well-known quilters).  Speakers on a variety of topics.  Linus quilts.

Hailsham

Stringtown Quilters 

Meet: Monday fortnightly                

Contact: Sue Trangmar       01323 848894  

Herstmonceux,

Quilting Bees N S 

Meet: 4th Monday of the month, 2.30-5 pm

Contact: to be advised


Open sewing afternoons, hopefully resulting in sociable and productive meetings, with ideas and help flowing freely

Lewes

Ouse Valley Quilters,  W S                               

Meet: 2nd Tuesday of the month, 7.30pm (except August)

Contact: Heather Downie 012733 473492

www.ousevalleyquilters.org  

 70+ members.  9 sub-groups meeting in each others houses.  Exhibition every 2nd year.  8 workshops a year of varying levels.  Website has proved very successful in recruiting and keeping members informed.

Newick

Newick Quilt Club  N S 

Meet: 1stThursdayof the month                          

Contact: Jane Hawkes     01825 722459     

jane@hawkes.org.uk

 We are a small friendly group with varied experience in patchwork and quilting who meet to share tips, ideas and expertise

Punnetts Town

Heffle Quilters  N S A 

Meet:  Tuesdays, 11-3 pm

Contact: Sheila Rayner      01435 863136   

 sheilarayner@hotmail.co.uk

Weekly meetings, at least 2 challenges a year, speakers on Tuesay afternoons & several workshops throughout the year. Ongoing projects throughout the year.

QGBI Yahoo Group, internet forum for QG members,

 Jan Allston,

 allston.towers@btinternet.com

St Leonards-on-Sea also Battle

1066 Quilters N S A W

Meet :1st Mondayof each month, 7-9 pm

Contact:  Lesley Boyce 01424 721213

redchooks@talktalk.net

Mixed programme including speakers and mini workshops.  We support our local hospice and have a show every two years solely for their funds. 


Stone Cross

Seven Sisters 

Meet:  evenings                          

Contact: Amanda Richardson  01323 843215