The Chronicle

For Highbrook, Sharpthorne and West Hoathlypublished every two months£5 for 6 issues or £1 each

The Chronicle, sponsored by St Margaret's Church, West Hoathly, is published six times a year for the benefit of the communities of West Hoathly, Sharpthorne and Highbrook.

The publication is edited, printed and distributed entirely within the Parish by a dedicated team of volunteers. We welcome reports of regular and one-off events and meetings, notices of forthcoming activities, reminiscences, poems, line drawings, short stories, individual viewpoints, letters, information and news of other matters.

Items for inclusion should be sent by email to all editors, typed or short handwritten items can also be delivered to any of the editors.

We reserve the right to edit any articles submitted.

The Editorial Team

Events posted on the Hoathly Hub before the cut-off date will be picked up by the editorial team!

Anne Thornetel01342-810338email
Chiddinglye Farmhouse, West Hoathly RH19 4QS

Kathy Browntel01342-811866email
Ashurst, Bulldogs Bank, Sharpthorne, RH19 4PH

Marion Jonestel01342-810143email
6 Glenham Place, Top Road, Sharpthorne RH19 4HU

Janet Mills Piercetel01342-810161email
Ivy Cottage, North Lane, West Hoathly, RH19 4QG

Production and Distribution

Goo Coombertel01342-810298
leads the production team, collating all copies in the church on the Thursday afternoon before publication.

Rosemary Watsontel01342-810800
heads the team of distributors, and can arrange for the Chronicle to be delivered to your home, or posted to you. Some copies are also put out in the local churches and shops for sale at £1 per copy.

Annual subscription is £5 due at the beginning of June.


Sue Billingstel01342-810049
handles boxed business advertisements which can be included for £30 annually, and also the Small Ads which cost £1 per issue for two lines of copy.

NB: inclusion of an advertisement does not imply any form of approval of the quality of the services offered.