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 email@example.com
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.
We take the protection of your personal data seriously. If you contact or communicate with us we may hold your contact and other details. We will only use this information for the purposes of carrying out our Council business with you. We will not pass your details to any other person or organisation without your express permission.
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The Albourne Road allotments has a short waiting list at the moment. Therefore, it is a good time to put your name on our waiting list. If you are interested, please contact the Parish Council office on 01273 833264 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org .
ANNUAL PARISH MEETING
7.30 pm Tuesday 22 May 2018
Village Centre, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint
This is the Annual Meeting of the Parish, open to all residents of the Parish. It is an opportunity to let us know what you think and to hear what your local parish council is doing.
1. Introduction by the Chairman
2. Minutes of the Annual Parish Meeting held on 23 May 2017
3. Annual Report of the Council
4. Financial Report of the Council
5. District Plan issues
6. Hurst Meadows
7. Court bushes community hub
8. Open forum for the public
9. Closing remarks by the Chairman
The Hurstpierpoint Historical & Geographical Society will be having its next meeting on Friday 27 April 2018 at 8:00 pm. Roger Packham will be speaking about 'Tales from old Sussex newspapers'. Location: The Guide Hall, Trinity Road Car Park, Hurstpierpoint.
Admission: Free to members (£13 pa membership fee); Non-members are welcome: entrance fee £3; Members of other Historical Societies: entrance fee £2.