Main venues in Little Common and Cooden are listed with their contact details – more specific contact details are provided where known.

Little Common Community Centre

Shepherds Close, Little Common, Bexhill on Sea, TN39 4SQ Manager: Mary Berriman Tel: 01424 842371 (10am to noon)
(Website not available)
Function rooms are available for hire; please contact us for details.

The activities below and opposite take place in the Community Centre.


Monday 10am Donna 01424 777751


Monday 1.30pm

Table Tennis

We play on Mondays from 1pm to 4pm.
Contact Elisabeth Doust on 01424 222801

Dog Training

Mondays and Tuesdays 6pm Brian 01424 843741

Little Common and Bexhill Players

We meet on Tuesdays from 7pm to 10pm at the Community Centre where our productions take place in the Shepherd’s Theatre. Please look at our website for details about us including our current and forthcoming productions.

Little Common Community Library

Little Common Women’s Institute

3rd Wednesday of each month 2pm

Townswomens Guild (Cooden Millenium)

1st Wednesday of each month 2pm
For details, ring Irene on 01424 843163 or June on 01424 215207

Little Common Ladies Club

The club provides a varied programme of presentations covering a wide range of topics. There are occasional outings, as well as an annual harvest supper and Christmas dinner. Our members are loyal and supportive and we are noted for being a very friendly club.  Guests and prospective new members will be assured of a warm welcome.
Little Common Ladies Club meets on the 4th Wednesday of the month at 7.30 pm in the Little Common Community Centre. Visitors and prospective new members are always welcome. For further details, please contact 01424 843337.

Below is our program of winter 2018 meetings:

Sept. 26th “The Volcanic Explosion of Van Gogh”
Oct. 24th Harvest Supper (members only.)
Nov. 28th “Tales from a Travel Rep” ~ Pamela Holland
Dec. 5th Christmas dinner ( members only)


Wednesday 7.30pm Friday 2pm Les 01424 212790

Townswomen’s Guild (Little Common)

4th Thursday of each month 10am

Little Common Flower Club

4th Friday each month 2pm
Contact or

Little Common Horticultural Society

Monthly meetings are held on the 2nd Friday of the month at Little Common Community Centre, Shepherds Close commencing at 7.15 p.m.
12th October Speaker is Lesley Chamberlain on “Secret Gardens of Sussex”.  Non members welcome – £2 entry
9th November is the AGM with a short talk by Ray Flores on the art of Bonsai
14th December is our Christmas Party and Prize Giving.
On the 1st December we are holding our Annual Christmas Craft Fair and Coffee morning from 9.30 – 12 noon at St. Martha’s Church Hall, Cooden Sea Road – Free admission.  All welcome.

Little Common British Legion

Meads Avenue, Little Common, TN39 4SZ Club Secretary: Ann Smith Tel: 01424 842710 Email:


Sunday and Tuesday Evenings 8pm start

Concert Band Practice

Monday evening 8pm

Bridge Club

Tuesday Afternoon 2.30pm

Whist Club

Every other Wednesday Afternoon 2.30pm

Line Dancing

Thursday afternoon 3pm

Line Dancing or Swing Band Practice

Alternate Thursday Evenings

Ladies Keep Fit

Friday Mornings 10.30am

Quiz Night

3rd Friday in each month 8pm

Women’s Section of Little Common Royal British Legion

2nd Wednesday of each month at 7pm Chair Mrs Kay Murphy 01424 848165

Little Common Probus Club

2nd Thursday each month at 11am Adrian Domersen 01424 892428

Canal Zone Veterans

Mr E Eldridge 01424 222822

Little Common Methodist Church

Church Hall, Church Hill Avenue, TN39 4SG Rev Ian Pruden Tel: 01424 751304 Lettings Enquiry: Mrs Amanda Troughton Tel: 01424 220201


Wesley Rooms Tuesdays 7.00pm, Wednesday mornings 10..00am – 11.15am

For details contact 01424 845114

Tai Chi

Main Hall Tuesday 8.30am

Art Class

Wesley Rooms Tuesday 10am

Bright Lights Theatre Company

Main Hall Tuesday 8pm Web page


Main Hall (Term time only) Wednesday 5.30pm

Wednesday Music Groups

Wesley Rooms 7.30pm & Main Hall 7.45pm

Slimming World

Main Hall Thursday 9am

Table Tennis

Main Hall Thursday 2pm

Bexhill International Folk Dance Group

(1st & 3rd Thursday) Main Hall Thursday 7.30pm

Illing Art Group

Wesley Rooms Friday 9.30am

Friday Rendevous

Vestibule (Everyone welcome for coffee) 10am

Collins Art Group

Wesley Rooms Saturday 10am

St Mark’s Church

Church Hall, Green Lane, Little Common Road, TN39 4BZ Rector: Rev Jonathan Frais Tel: 01424 843733 Email: Booking secretary: Sue Jenner Tel: 07890 346894 Email: web:

Junior Church

Sundays 9.30-10.30am Jonathan Frais

Ark Coffee Lounge (pop-in centre)

Monday-Friday 10am-12.30pm Welcome staff 01424 848453

Toddler Group

Mondays 9.15-11am Julie Berry 07983 982732

Cardiac Group

Monday 1-2pm (weekly) Toby Whitehead 07793 241417

Monday Club (ages 5-10)

Mondays 3.30-4.45pm Heather Whyborne 01424 845013

Girl Guides

Mondays 6.45-8.30pm Cathy Gillman 01424 224996

Table-Tennis Club

Tuesdays 7-9pm John Alexander 01424 222428

Hastings & Bexhill Organ Recitals

Tuesday 7pm (monthly) 01424 214152


Tuesdays 4.30-5.30pm Carol Morley 01424 846644

Keep Fit

Wednesdays 9.30-11am Doreen Bickford 01424 844347

Autism Group

Wednesdays 1-2pm Terri Arnold 01424 776168

Youth Group (ages 11-15)

Wednesdays 4-5pm Jonathan Frais

Wednesday Club

Wednesdays (2nd in month) 7.30-9.30pm Julia Maling 01424 844960

Stepping Stones Bereavement Group

Thursdays (3rd in month) 10-11.30am Margaret Stockdale 01424 844366

Women’s Fellowship

Thursdays (2nd in month) 2-4pm Pat Middleton 01424 843643

Arts & Craft Group

Thursdays (1st & 3rd in month) 2-4pm Beryl Stebbings 01424 845265


Thursdays 4.30-6pm Lizzie Maskell 01424 845655


Thursdays 6.45-8.15pm Martin Young 07817 087039

Fitness Class

Fridays 10.30-11.30am Paul Holdaway 07534 163570


Fridays 5.30-6.30pm Stephen Webb-Bowen 01293 459897

Scouts & Explorer Scouts

Fridays 7-9pm Simon Bula-Edge 01424 845308

Bexhill Choral Society

Wednesdays 7pm-9pm Sue Wright 01424 213352 Web:

St Martha’s Church

Church Hall, Cooden Sea Road, TN39 4TR Parish Priest: Father Simon Dray Tel: 01424 210263 Email: Web:

Catholic Women’s League (CWL)

1st Monday of each month 7.30pm Mary Foskett 01424 843943

Sanditon Quilters

Fortnightly on Wednesdays Membership Secretary: Mary Foskett 01424 843943

SAKS Linedance Experience

Tuesdays and Thursdays 9.45 and 11.45am Shirley Kerry 07595 835480 Email: Web:

The Wheatsheaf

2 Barnhorn Road, Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex, TN39 4LR Owner: Lynn Adair Tel: 01424 848400 Email: Web:

Other Venues

Cooden Beach Sports & Social Club

9 Withyham Road, Cooden, Bexhill-On-Sea, East Sussex, TN39 3BD General Manager: Malcolm Johnson Tel: 01424 844810 Email: Web:

Cooden Beach Wind Orchestra

Cooden Beach Sports & Social Club Thursdays 8.30pm Paul Higgins 07989 751567 Email:

Cooden Beach Golf Club

206 Cooden Sea Road, Cooden, Bexhill-On-Sea, East Sussex, TN39 4TR Tel: 01424 842040 Email: Web:

Little Common Football Club

(The Green Lane Boys) Senior, Junior & Mini teams Little Common Recreation Ground Tel: 07759 125252

Highwoods Golf Club

47 Ellerslie Lane, Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex TN39 4LJ Tel: 01424 212625 Email: Web: