Author: ORPS

February 6, 2014

Treasurer needed for ORPS

Due to the recent sad loss of our Treasurer, Nadia Itkin, ORPS ( Ovingdean Residents & Preservation Society) is in need of a new treasurer. The duties are not too onerous, just keeping the books up to date, paying out expenses and taking in monies gathered …

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October 11, 2013

Brighton marina to Newhaven coastal survey

Brighton Council are hoping to embark on a study of the coast from the Marina to Newhaven to look at how the coast is expected to change over the coming years and how these changes can be managed. The main issues for Brighton are the …

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September 13, 2013

Bus overflow parking on Greenways

Following representations from ORPS , our local MP Simon Radford-Kirby held an public meeting to discuss the increasing tendency of private bus contractors to park their buses not just on Roedean Road but more recently on Greenways. It appears the recent hike in parking fees …

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September 3, 2013

Ovingdean environs & Beacon Hill Nature Reserve

The 4 new trees in Ainsworth Ave benefited from last years rainfall and seem to have established themselves very well. However grass verges suffered from the salt laden grit sprayed on icy roads and commercial and private vehicles parked on them. Please help to maintain …

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September 3, 2013

Plan B

We thought it would be helpful to restate ORPS’s role in relation to planning applications within the village. The objectives of the society are ‘to promote and preserve the amenities and ambience of the area and to act generally in the interests of the inhabitants …

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