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Introduction of flexible season ticket offer and changes to parking charges to come into effect

From 28 March Mid Sussex District Council will implement a new flexible season ticket offer and increase car parking charges in line with inflation.   Changes to car park season tickets, which are mainly used by town centre workers and commuters will better match new customer behaviour. [...]

By |2022-03-18T15:49:19+00:00March 18th, 2022|Categories: Community, District Council|Tags: |0 Comments

Flying Scotsman to ‘fly south’ to the Bluebell Railway this August

World-famous locomotive No. 60103 Flying Scotsman, will return to Sussex this summer. Bluebell Railway, a heritage railway operating steam-hauled trains between Sheffield Park and East Grinstead, will welcome the locomotive in August 2022. It will be the Flying Scotsman’s second visit to the Bluebell. The locomotive [...]

Mid Sussex District Council is delighted to announce that ShopAppy.com is coming to Mid Sussex

Mid Sussex District Council has partnered with ShopAppy.com to provide local businesses with access to the platform free of charge for the first 12 months. This initiative has been made possible by the Government’s Welcome Back Fund with funding from the European Regional Development Fund. Hear [...]

By |2022-03-18T15:50:38+00:00February 10th, 2022|Categories: Community, District Council, Shops|Tags: |0 Comments

Bluebell Railway fundraising appeal hits initial target to restore historic station

An appeal to restore a historic heritage railway station which has featured in ‘The Larkins’ on TV has hit its initial £500,000 target. The Bluebell Railway launched a fundraising effort last autumn to help to finance the repair of leaking roofs and the replacement of rotting [...]

By |2022-01-05T16:27:10+00:00January 5th, 2022|Categories: Charity, Community, Local Attractions|Tags: , |0 Comments

Talk Money Week

About Talk Money Week Held from 8 to 12 November, Talk Money Week aims to reduce the stigma around money by encouraging conversations among families, friends, neighbours, customers, colleagues and communities. Talking openly about money can have a huge impact on tackling money worries, and is [...]

By |2021-11-09T11:39:01+00:00November 9th, 2021|Categories: Community|Tags: |0 Comments

Do you have questions about Covid?

If so, follow this link to attend an online session, hosted by a clinical professional, who will address any concerns and answer your questions. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/community-champions-covid-19-vaccine-qa-tickets-174285371237 OR email: community.engagement@westsussexcab.org.uk  

By |2021-10-05T17:00:55+01:00October 5th, 2021|Categories: Community|0 Comments

Bluebell Railway launches £500,000 appeal to put the sparkle back into Horsted Keynes station

The Bluebell Railway has launched an appeal for at least £500,000 to help in the restoration of a key station which has featured in scores of TV programmes and films. The heritage line is asking for public support to finance the repair of leaking roofs and [...]

By |2021-10-01T10:35:50+01:00October 1st, 2021|Categories: Charity, Community, Local Attractions|Tags: , |0 Comments

Donate Your Surplus Food

You Can Help! 9.5 million tonnes of food goes to waste in the UK every year, contributing to 25 million tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions! You can fight this waste and help your community by donating your surplus food. You'll provide much-needed food relief to those [...]

By |2021-06-18T15:37:17+01:00June 18th, 2021|Categories: Charity, Community|0 Comments

TURNING THE TOWN BLUE FOR DEMENTIA AWARENESS WEEK 17-23 MAY

Have you noticed the town is gradually turning blue to mark this important week to raise awareness of dementia? Businesses along Railway Approach, London Road and the High Street have been asked to turn their windows and displays blue for two weeks starting Monday 17 May. [...]

By |2021-05-20T13:48:43+01:00May 20th, 2021|Categories: Business, Community, Shops, Town Council, Uncategorized|Tags: , |1 Comment

The Andros Almshouse Charity

The Andros Almshouse Charity Accommodation available near Lewes, East Sussex Grantham Close is a group of almshouses situated on a private road off the A275 in South Chailey. We provide independent living, sheltered housing to people over 50 with little capital and low income. There are [...]

By |2021-05-18T13:06:32+01:00May 18th, 2021|Categories: Community|0 Comments

The Greenaway Foundation receives a High Sheriff Award for services to the Community

In 2020 The High Sheriff of West Sussex launched a unique award to celebrate residents who have shown exceptional acts of kindness during the coronavirus pandemic. The Special Recognition Volunteer Award is aimed at any resident in West Sussex who has acted in a voluntary capacity [...]

By |2021-04-26T16:53:09+01:00April 26th, 2021|Categories: Business, Community|Tags: , |0 Comments

Town Trail Wayfinding

The Town Council is introducing a new Wayfinding History Trail Following the Station to Statue route the monoliths and heritage panels will provide historical information and walking distances to landmarks such as the Museum, High St,  Station and Forest Way.  Each sign will have a QR [...]

By |2021-03-26T10:53:54+00:00March 25th, 2021|Categories: Community|Tags: |0 Comments
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