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