Category: Parish Council

Jul 07

Meals on Wheels

Apetito has the local contract for Meals on Wheels and I am told that their meals are very good. It seems that you have to be over 60 and it is means tested. If you know of anyone that could benefit you can get more details at . apetito food Everyone deserves to eat …

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Jul 04

Shed alarms provide extra garden security

Mid Sussex residents are being encouraged to add some extra security to their garden this summer by snapping up a low cost shed alarm.   The summer is a great time to spend some time in the garden but local authorities are reminding people to make sure they protect their possessions against any opportunist thieves …

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Jul 04

Telecoms watchdog seeks rural volunteers

TELECOMS watchdog Ofcom wants rural people to tell it about the broadband challenges they face. Ofcom said it wanted to find out more about the “rural broadband experience” by encouraging rural people to join its research panel. Ofcom said it existed to make communications markets work for everyone. One of the ways it did so …

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Jul 02


Clerk to the Council Mr Colin Warburton Hideaway Cottage 6 Poynings Road Poynings BN45 7AP Tel: 01273 857024 2nd July 2016 PARISH COUNCIL MEETING The next meeting of Poynings Parish Council is to be held in the Village Hall on Tuesday 5th July 2016 at 7pm. Agenda Apologies for absence Minutes Matters Arising Pondtail Wood …

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Jul 01

Pondtail Wood – Weekly update – Friday 1st July 2016

Below is a summary of the activity relating to the site from the involved agencies: SDNPA On Thursday, 23 June the NPA Chair updated the NPA meeting on the joint agency meeting the previous week and the current position regarding investigation and enforcement, plus joint working. The NPA meeting was addressed by Dr Roger SMITH …

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Jun 23

Pondtail Wood Update 23rd June 2016

Below is a summary of the activity relating to the site from the involved agencies:   SDNPA   The case will be discussed at the National Park Authority meeting at the South Downs Centre on Thursday 23 June 2016 at 2pm. Brighton & Hove Friends of the Earth posted on their Facebook page an item …

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Jun 17

Village sign missing

The village sign on the bus stop seems to have been removed/stolen. Has anyone got any ideas or seen anyone removing it?  

Jun 13

Work at Greenacres

Greenacres in Poynings have started a house extension works which will take about 12 to 18 months depending on weather conditions.  Part of the works are to put in a basement.  The equipment they’re going to need for this AND in order to allow the equipment to come through the back rather than the front …

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Jun 06

POYNINGS Public Footpath 18P – Temporary Closure Notice

The Footbridge is being replaced so this footpath will be closed for 5 days from the 20TH JUNE 2016. The closure is necessary whilst the footbridge is replaced by WSCC Volunteer Ranger team.  A copy of the Temporary Closure Notice in respect of Footpath 18P can be found on this link. Footpath FP18P, or by clicking …

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Jun 05

Pondtail Wood Information evening

Tuesday 7 June – 7.30pm Upstairs room at The Royal Oak, Poynings. Pondtail Wood – Poynings Many have been working to prevent the further destruction of these woods that we thought were protected by the National Park. If you want to know more about the current situation and how we hope to resolve it, join …

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