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West Sussex

Forthcoming Guild events in West Sussex:

Local Groups  West 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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Sew and Sew,

Meet:  3rd Tuesday every month, 1-4 pm   

Contact: Ann Robbins 01903 694738

Since April '10 a small group of 10 ladies interested in patchwork and quilting, have met on the third Tuesday of the month at Angmering Community Centre, 1-4pm. We are a mixed ability group ranging from total beginners, to one lady who has 25 years experience in patchwork and quilting. The group size is currently dictated by the size of the room we hire, so consequently we operate a waiting list. Anyone interested in joining us is very welcome to give me a call

Bognor Regis - Pagham

Aldwick Quilters, N S  A

 Meet: 4th Thursdayin month, 10am          

 Contact: Molly Hanwell  01243 265960       

Sewing bees, workshops, speakers, exchanges with other groups, exhibition every 2-3 years.



Chichester Quilters     N S  

Meet: 1st Thursday in month except August, mornings 10/10.30am, evenings 7.30pm

Contact : Suzanne Boulter 01243 266846     

or Eva May 01243 528708

Meetings are a mix of speakers (with several running workshops the following day) and in-house workshops, where lap quilts and raffle quilts are made for local charities.  A bi-annual quilt show is held.


 Fabric Friends  

Meet:  4th Thursday afternoon each month                                    

Contact:  Hillie Standing 01903 700479       

W S 



Worthing Patchworkers  N S A 

Meet: 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month         


Sew and Chat meetings

East Grinstead

Greenstede Quilters W S A 

Meet:  evenings                  

Contact: Jayne Hardy 01342 717641 or Janet Gould 01342 604180


East Wittering

Wittering Quilters  W S 

Meet:  First Tuesday of each month, evenings                

Contact: Chris Milner

Also have Quilt Bees on two Fridays a month. 2nd Friday, afternoon, 4th Friday all day.

Ferring, (Worthing)

Griffin Quilters       N                

Meet: Every Monday,2 - 4 pm

Contact: Eileen Hoad   01903 692834                  

  Been active for many years

Lower Beeding

Horsham Quilters N S 

Meet:  1st Friday in the month, 9.30 for 10am start                       

Contact: Melanie Roberts

Mostly speakers, some in-house workshops plus self financing workshops with professional tutors.  Some charity work ie CHASE (children’s hospice), Linus, Air Ambulance 


Wicked Quilters  N A  

Meet: Every Wednesday, except Christmas time,

2 - 4 pm

Contact: Jane Smart 

01243 586621


Midhurst Quilters  N S 

Meet:  2nd Tuesdayof the month, 10am                            

Contact: Mary Davis  01730 814236             

Speakers, demos. Linus quilts in January, Quilters Day in May with competitions.


Selsey Quilters,  

Meet:  Every Thursday10.30/11 – 4-ish pm in   member’s homes                    

Contact: Lesley Mariner 01243 601496     

 We work as a group for Project Linus.  We make quilts for babies born in the Special Care Unit at St Richard’s Hospital in Chichester, group quilts for each other & our own projects.  


Storrington Quilters, N S 

Meet - Every Wednesday throughout the year from 10 am - 12.30 pm

Contact: Ann Till    01903 745625 

Meeting weekly, we mostly work on our own projects, but monthly we have a project to extend our knowledge and experience.  Our group actively supports and makes Linus quilts as well.  We support Rocking Horse charity at Royal Brighton hospital.  


Chanctonbury Quilters  N S  A

Meet: 2nd Thursdayeach month except August, 

7.30-9.30 pm                      

Contact: Barbara Nayler  01903 812171   

Mostly a hands-on sewing group (with lots of chatter) but we try to have two speakers during the year, and an occasional shop visit.


Sussex Quilters  N A 

Meet:1st Wednesday of the month, 10 -12 noon          

Contact: Margaret Holden   01273 454971


Three Bridges,

Outpost Patchwork Circle, N

Meet: 1st and 3rd Mondays, 7.30 - 10 pm        

Contact: Mollie Bourton, 01293 404479    

About 20 members.  Also organise regular Saturday workshops, 10 - 4 pm


Patchwork Dollies,

Meet mornings                             

Anne Rickard    01903 261959            



Stitch and Sew Patchworkers,      

Meet: Every other Thursday,2 - 4 pm 

Contact: Debbie Croft 01903 709227               

Group of about 20 who meet to sew.  Closely allied with Worthing Patchworkers for speakers etc.