NEWSLETTER Summer 2014 ......just published

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Housing Development ...... where next?

Click here for the latest news on large planning applications in our Parish.


Neighbourhood Plan

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High Street Improvements Scheme proposals

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New housing news - appeal decisions deferred

There are currently three large planning applications for new housing in the Parish. All have gone through the 'appeal' process and were 'called-in' by the Secretary of State (DCLG) for his final decision. We had previously been told that the decision would be made by 12 August 2014, but we have now been advised that a decision on all three will be made by 8 September 2014 . Click here for more information on these proposed developments.


South Avenue Recreation Ground - plans for NEW play equipment

We are just starting to look at replacing and extending the childrens' play area in the Recreation Ground in Hurstpierpoint. We would welcome any suggestions and ideas - from you or your children - for the sort of equipment we might introduce.


Please let us know what you think:


post: The Parish Council, Village Centre, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint BN6 9UY


The Parish Council is the first tier of local government and represents the communities of Hurstpierpoint, Sayers Common, Goddards Green and the surrounding countryside. We have a population of nearly 7,000 who are fortunate to live in an area of great beauty, with the benefits of ready access to Brighton and the coast and the South Downs, and with the centre of London only a 50 minute train ride.


Hurstpierpoint is the largest village and is home to a very wide range of clubs, societies and sports activities. Significant local events such as the St Lawrence Fair in June each year, and the Hurstpierpoint arts festival in September, are extremely popular and draw many visitors into our community. The village enjoys an excellent range of quality shops in the High Street, as well as a cinema, theatre, tennis and bowls clubs, and many organisations for all ages.


The Parish Council office is next to the Library in Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, and we are open to the public each weekday from 9.00am to 1.30pm. Alternatively you can call us on 01273 833264 or email


We try to help on all matters of local interest, and if we cannot give the answer then we try to guide you to the right organisation.


Thank you for your interest in our community.


The Quality Parish Council scheme QC 12-03-00025 is a national recognition of quality of service provided by the Parish Council.

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