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  • ESSENTIALLYwor thingJANUARY 2012


    LittLEhAmptON LANciNg ShOrEhAm SOuthwick StEYNiNg StOrriNgtON AruNDEL FiNDON

    New YearHappy

    wOrthiNg mAYOr tELLS Ew whAtS hAppENiNg iN 2012

    cLASSicAL cONcErtS, jivE AND SOuNDS OF thE SixtiES

    gEt Fit, LEArN A LANguAgE, DANcE FOr FuN



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  • Happy New Year Worthing! What an exciting year 2012 is going to be, with lots of events and attractions in the town. We have already started with the Ice Rink in Steyne Gardens proving to be huge fun. This initiative shows good partnership working with Worthing Borough Council and the Town Centre Initiative jointly funding the project. You still have time to beat the Mayors record of 12 minutes before she fell over, get your skates on before January 8th!!

    2012 is Olympic year and Worthing has been included in the celebrations. The Olympic torch will pass through Worthing on Monday July 16 as the torch makes its way from Portsmouth to Brighton. The runners of the relay for the area will be revealed in the coming months. It is a huge honour that the torch is coming through the town, It will bring a sense of excitement about the Games to Worthing and it also celebrates all the great athletes we have here. I hope the whole of Worthing will come out to celebrate this event. Im calling to all the schools to let their children off for an hour on the day so they can come down and help cheer the torch along.

    And dont forget The Queens Diamond Jubilee on June 2nd this year with lots of events and street parties planned all over the town. If you

    havent already got involved, you still have time. The 16th June will see a Diamond Jubilee Celebration all along the promenade from Worthing pier to George v Ave, an event for the whole town to join in!!

    Theres lots to look forward to and I hope everyone in the town has a very happy and prosperous new year!

    Personally speaking

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    iNSiDE Ew jANuArY iSSuE

    3 Essential Lives Happy new Year from Ann Barlow

    4 Essential Diary From country markets to seed swop fairs

    5-6 Essential Events Whats on at Worthing Theatres

    7 EssentialProfile Dance and get fit with Lisa

    8-9 EssentialProfile Reasons to be cheerful with Bodyshapers

    10 Essential Food Wordies of Worthing at Indigo

    11 EssentialProfile The Best of Worthing

    12 Essential Care

    13 Essential Splash Helping hands at Splash

    14 Essential Directory

    15 Essential Health Baby talk from Dr Sarah

    Councillor Ann Barlow, Mayor of Worthing tells us about the exciting plans for Worthing in 2012

    iSSUE 68


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    Cover photograph by Kate Eastman

  • Lancing Country Market will be held every Friday in the Parish Hall, Lancing from 9.45am to 11.15a.m. Stop by for tasty homemade cakes, free range eggs, honey, preserves, plants and crafts.

    The Southwick and Shoreham Country Market opens Friday mornings 9.15am to 11am in the Porter Room at the Southwick Community Centre, Southwick Street. There will be the usual homemade cakes, savouries and jams as well as honey and free range eggs. In addition, there is a large selection of handmade knitted toys and childrens clothing. Please note that there is no market on December 30 or January 6.

    The Goring Gardening Society will welcome Doris Smallwood to talk about the Fun of Growing and Showing on Thursday 5 Jan at 2pm at The Barn, Goring Way. Doris is very enthusiastic, so this will be a lively meeting. Please note the venue for this event.

    KESTRO - Worthing Stroke Club will meet again in 2012 on 6 January. It will be an informal afternoon with exercises, games, raffle, tea & biscuits. Join us at the Goring UR Church Hall, opposite Worthing Leisure Centre. On January 13, the club will be celebrating their

    30th anniversary with tea, cake and entertainment from The Spurtles. For further information, phone Vic on: 01903 240688 or visit the website Worthing National Trust Association invites you to hear Mark Perry Nash, a historian with a particular interest in the Georgian and Victorian periods, on Wednesday 11 January. The meeting will take place at The Chanctonbury Hall, Emmanuel Church and Centre, Heene Road, Worthing at 2.30pm. Admission for members is 1, non-members 2. Members are reminded to bring their cards with them.

    Drawing & Painting Classes Explore the artist in you! Dudley Sawer is offering ten week courses in painting and drawing at the Sidney Walter Centre, Worthing. Classes run from 10am to 12 noon. There is a choice of two courses. The first, beginning on Tuesday 17 January, focuses on figure drawing and painting and the second, beginning on Thursday 19 January, looks at experimental drawing. If you would like to find out more, please contact Dudley Sawer on: 01903 232746 or check out his websites: dudley.sawer@;

    The West Sussex Geological Society meets at St Stephens Church, Angola Road, Worthing on the third Friday in the month at 7.30pm. On Friday 20 January, Dr Norman Moles from the University of Brighton will talk about Zeolites and Other Minerals of Ireland at 7.30pm. We also have a full programme of field trips for 2012. If you would like more information, please call: 01903 209140. The Broadwater Community Association is holding a Quiz Night on Saturday 21 January at 7.30pm, Parish Rooms, Broadwater. Admission costs 7 for members and 7.50 for non-members and includes a fish and chip supper. Please phone 01903 522376 to book your place and meal.

    Worthing & District Cats Protection Cat Homing ShowVisit the Woodland Centre, Rustington on Sunday 22 January to meet some of the many cats looking for new, loving homes. Times are to be arranged, so please check our website for more details