Serving the people of Ashurst Wood

  • The next meeting of the Full Council will be on Tuesday, 4th April 2023 at 7.00pm
  • Usual Office hours are Monday - Thursday 9am until 1pm
  • A Planning meeting will be held on Tuesday, 4th April at 6.45pm


Council Newsletter

The Village Council's Spring Newsletter will shortly be delivered to all dwellings in the village.

The Newsletter can also be seen on the Newsletters page and further hard copies are available from the Clerk.

Posted: Thu, 02 Mar 2023 13:46 by Jenny Forbes

Tags: Newsletters

Become a Councillor

The next elections to the Village Council will be on the 4th May 2023. There are 9 seats which need to be filled.

For more information see our Election 2023 page

Posted: Mon, 30 Jan 2023 15:02 by Jenny Forbes

Tags: Election, News

Proposals for changes to Parliamentary Constituencies - final chance to comment

The Boundary Commission for England is undertaking an independent review of all constituencies in England. The number of electors within each constituency currently varies widely due to population changes since the last boundary review. The 2023 Boundary Review will rebalance the number of electors each MP represents, resulting in significant changes to the existing constituency map. As part of the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Nov 2022 14:51 by Jenny Forbes

Tags: Consultation, Parliament

Revised District Plan Consultation

Mid Sussex District Council is now consulting on a revised draft of the District Plan. It will cover the period 2021 - 2039.

The Consultation runs from the 7th November to the 19th December 2022.

The revised Plan will include housing allocations for 8,169 dwellings throughout the District to meet the growing demand for housing from population growth. In Ashurst Wood it is proposed to allocate one site,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Nov 2022 16:14 by Jenny Forbes

Tags: Consultation, Planning

Youth Club worker and volunteers needed

Youth Club worker and volunteers needed

Youth Club is currently closed until a new assistant can be employed to help run it. Volunteers are also needed to help out.

UPDATE: The position is now filled

Posted: Wed, 28 Sep 2022 12:24 by Jenny Forbes

Tags: Volunteers, Youth Club

Volunteer Youth Club Helpers Needed

The Youth Club runs on Wednesday evenings between 7 and 8.30pm during term times at John Pears Pavilion. It is open to young people aged 11 to 16, school years 7-11.

The Club is looking for volunteers to assist the youth leader and assistant with setting up, clearing away and supervising the youngsters. Ideally we will have a team of several volunteers so that we can draw up a rota.

Regular volunteers... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 07 Sep 2022 15:42 by Jenny Forbes

Tags: Volunteers, Youth Club

Changes to Recycling and Rubbish collection services

From mid September 2022 there will be changes to our services as Mid Sussex District Council (MSDC) will be carrying out a trial of a new 1-2-3 collection scheme, which will include a weekly food waste collection, a fortnightly blue bin (recycling) collection and a once every three weeks landfill bin collection.

More information will be available nearer the start time.
See also MSDC's website (link below)... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 Jul 2022 12:08 by Jenny Forbes

Tags: Rubbish and Recycling

Platinum Jubilee Party

Platinum Jubilee Party

Our Platinum Jubilee Party and Beacon Lighting is on the first day of the Jubilee Bank Holiday weekend - Thursday 2nd June.

Come and join us at John Pears Field from 2.30pm until late.

Full details about the event are on our Events page

Posted: Tue, 24 May 2022 16:35 by Jenny Forbes

Tags: News, Platinum Jubilee

Community Cafe Menus

Please click on the link below to see the current menus for the Community Cafe.

Changes are occasionally possible if ingredients are unavailable or there is a change of cook.

More information about the Cafe is on the Community Directory pages.

Posted: Thu, 21 Apr 2022 16:46 by Jenny Forbes

Tags: Community Cafe

Newsletter and Road Safety Survey

The Village Council's Spring Newsletter will shortly be delivered to your home.

Enclosed with the Newsletter will be a road safety survey seeking residents' views on proposed highways improvements in the village.

Further copies of the Newsletter and survey can be obtained from the office and are also on the Newsletters page.

Posted: Wed, 06 Apr 2022 14:17 by Jenny Forbes

Tags: News, Newsletters, Road Safety

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