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Nov 08

We need your Help!

Complete our survey to help improve your broadband speed to Poynings and surrounding areas. Although the broadband to the BT box in Poynings is fibre, it is only copper from there to your house. The further away from the Street Cabinet (next to Poynings Village Hall) you are, the poorer the signal you will receive. …

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Nov 07

Help and support to stay warm at home this winter

As the winter starts to bite, local residents are being offered the chance to get advice and support on how to keep their homes warm and save on energy bills. Mid Sussex District Council has organised four ‘Heat for Health’ energy roadshows in November to help more local people to be comfortable and maintain a …

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Nov 02

Poynings Parish Council Meeting 7th Nov 2017

The next meeting of Poynings Parish Council to be held in the Village Hall on Tuesday 7th November 2017 at 7pm.   Agenda   Apologies for absence Minutes Matters Arising MSDC and WSDC Public Participation Expenditure for Sept and Oct Planning applicationsSDNP/17/02297/FUL Golf Farm Devil’s Dyke Road Brighton BN1 8YJ. Remodel the large man-made depression …

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Oct 25

All Souls Tide – Poynings


Oct 19

Poynings Yoga in Village Hall

There  are still place at the Yoga class in Poynings village hall. Tuesday evenings at 7.45-8.45. £5 drop in, run by BWY qualified Caroline Delacour. (It won’t be on when council meetings are on)

Oct 18

Joint working aids A23 litter collection

Mid Sussex District Council (MSDC) has been working closely with Highways England to ensure the A23 is as clear of litter as possible. MSDC is responsible for removing litter from road verges throughout the district. However, the high speed nature of the A23 and the volume of traffic make this almost impossible to do safely …

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Oct 17

Public Spaces Protection Orders introduced in Mid Sussex

Dog control measures in Mid Sussex are set to be updated today (Tuesday 17 October) as Public Spaces Protection Orders replace the existing legislation.   Mid Sussex currently uses Dog Control Orders to protect the local environment and deter irresponsible dog ownership. However, they are due to expire later this year and Mid Sussex District …

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Oct 13


We are setting up a group called “Poynings Families’ complete with a ‘Small Charity’ constitution and bank account. This can receive grants for children’s play equipment as well as offering a networking service for emergency babysitting etc. Please join us and help choose some additional play equipment by emailing Thanks Sheila

Oct 13

Poynings Bonfire – Sat 4 November – Help needed

Can you volunteer to help with car parking and traffic flow? Contact Mike on or 857985   Volunteers still get to see the fireworks.  Help is needed from 5pm until about 6.40pm. It is necessary to ensure the road is kept available for traffic and the procession. The event can’t run without sufficient helpers. …

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Oct 13

Poynings Bonfire & Fireworks 2017

The torch procession and Guy will leave the Royal Oak at approximately 6.25 on Sat Nov 4th. The lighting of the bonfire and fireworks will follow. You can take material to the bonfire 9am-5pm Oct 17th – 1st Nov It must be taken to the bonfire site, not left on the forecourt Clean burning material …

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