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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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1066 Quilters N S A 

Meet :  Battle, Nr Hastings, (Eve & PM)

1st Monday of each month, 6.30-9pm

3rd Monday of the month,, 1-4pm
Contact:  Hilary Armfield 07784 893995


We welcome all quilters, beginners and experienced


Burwash Quilters 2012  N A S

Meet: every Monday 10am - 1pm (except August)

Contact: Jan Strong

We hold a couple of workshops with visiting tutors throughout the year for members, and hold a quilt show every 2 or 3 years. 

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: Christine Foord  01424 430085

Brighton - Patcham

Downland Quilters N SA 

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

Contact:Jennie Thorpe    01444 247151

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 Fat Quarters N S 

Meet: Tuesday evenings, 7-9 p.m

Contact: Dorothy Thompson 01892 665598

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

Sunflower Quilters N S A

Meet: Second and fourth Tuesdays of most months from 2 - 4.30pm. August and December we only meet on the second Tuesday and in September we only meet on the fourth Tuesday.

Contact: Libby Tavener 01825 760027 



 Old Town Quilters N S A 

Meet: 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month from 2.30pm at Community Wise, Ocklynge Road, Old Town, Eastbourne, BN21 1PY.           

Contact: Sandy Medway 07710-309893 Chairman 

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


Stringtown Quilters 

Meet: Monday fortnightly                

Contact: Sue Trangmar       01323 848894  


Ouse Valley Quilters,  W S                               

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


 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 Quilt Club  N S 

Meet: 1stThursdayof the month                          

Contact: Jane Hawkes     01825 722459

 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

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,

Stone Cross

Seven Sisters 

Meet:  evenings                          

Contact: Amanda Richardson  01323 843215