Category: Parish Council

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 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

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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Sep 20

Horsham and Mid Sussex Voluntary Action

Join the volunteers – it’s now even easier Volunteering in Mid Sussex and Horsham districts is even easier thanks to a new online feature designed to match local people with suitable roles. Horsham and Mid Sussex Voluntary Action (HAMSVA) website now includes a link to a large searchable database of volunteering opportunities registered by local …

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Aug 31

Parish Council Meeting 5th Sept 2017

The next meeting of Poynings Parish Council is to be held in the Village Hall on Tuesday 5th September 2017 at 7pm. Agenda 1) Apologies for absence 2) Minutes 3) Matters Arising 4) MSDC 5) Public Participation 6) Expenditure for July and August 7) Planning applications SDNP/16/06388/FUL Orchard Cottage , Dyke Lane, Poynings, BN45 7AA …

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Aug 24


As you may have noticed, various works have been carried out in the village to help reduce flooding. The money for this was raised by Poynings Parish Council applying for grants for this purpose. Poynings Parish Council will try and see if more grants can be obtained and will be putting in another application. What …

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Aug 10

Record numbers confirm election details digitally

  Mid Sussex District Council has received over 25,000 responses to its annual Electoral Canvass by telephone, text message or online; a record number for this stage of the canvass. Each year, everyone in the UK must confirm their electoral registration details are up-to-date by responding to the annual electoral canvass. To encourage people to …

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