Author: Leanne Andrews
The Statutory Annual Parish Council meeting previously planned for the 24th May will now take place on the 4th May at 19.15
The change in date is to comply with the legislation that allows the meeting to take place remotely.
Please note the Parish Assembly will then follow at 20.00
Posted: Thu, 08 Apr 2021 12:44 by Leanne Andrews
If your business is based in the Mid Sussex district and is needing help with a restart grant these will be available to apply for at Mid Sussex DC by the normal online claim form from Tuesday 6th April 2021.
There is up to £6,000 for non-essential retail and up to £18,000 per property available for leisure, hospitality and personal care businesses that are liable for business rates whether... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 01 Apr 2021 09:35 by Leanne Andrews
Temporary closure of Vowels Lane, East Grinstead CP, 5th April 2021
Posted: Mon, 15 Mar 2021 09:29 by Leanne Andrews
Adults in West Sussex who have to leave home for work or caring responsibilities can now book a symptom-free Covid-19 test.
As efforts to combat the spread of the virus continue, more local testing is being rolled to help identify as many people as possible who have Covid-19 but not the symptoms.
The pan-Sussex Community Testing Programme launches this week as a partnership between West Sussex County... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 11 Mar 2021 14:00 by Leanne Andrews
In the Autumn of 2019 West Hoathly Primary School received a selection of tree seedlings from the Woodland Trust.
These have been subsequently repotted twice and lovingly looked after by the School Gardening Club.
The saplings are approximately 75cm tall.
i) Silver birch ( Betula pendula )
ii) Wild Cherry ( Prunus avium ).
iii) Rowan ( Sorbus aucuparia ).
Parents from the school have taken some... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 25 Jan 2021 07:58 by Leanne Andrews
The census is coming. By taking part, you can help inform decisions about services that shape your community, such as healthcare, education and transport.
It's important that you fill in your census questionnaire because it gives us the most detailed information we have about our society.
Without the information you share, it'd be more difficult to understand our community's needs and plan and fund public... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 21 Jan 2021 09:27 by Leanne Andrews
Phase 1 has been completed with 24 trees planted in Finche Field with protection in place. It was a fantastic effort by a great team of villagers who all braved the cold.
Posted: Tue, 08 Dec 2020 12:13 by Leanne Andrews
Waste and recycling
Collection days will change for two weeks over the Christmas and New Year period. The local festive collections are as follows:
Thursday 24 December will be collected on Wednesday 23 December
Thursday 31 December will be collected on this day as usual.
There will be no garden waste collections between Monday 21 December and Friday 1 January 2021. Garden waste collections... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 08 Dec 2020 08:00 by Leanne Andrews
Free parking after 3pm on Saturdays
Mid Sussex District Council is offering free town centre parking after 3pm on Saturdays in the lead up to Christmas.
National lockdown measures will be lifted on Wednesday 2 December and local shops will be allowed to reopen. Mid Sussex District Council is encouraging people to support local shops and is incentivising the use of car parks during quiet periods.
Councillor... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 01 Dec 2020 10:30 by Leanne Andrews
People in West Sussex are being invited to take part in a survey to find out how Covid-19 restrictions have affected their response to climate change.
The West Sussex Climate Conversation will look at how our behaviour has changed during the pandemic – for example working from home or exploring locally - and how this has affected our local environment.
Information gathered will be used by Councils... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 16 Nov 2020 11:55 by Leanne Andrews