February 8, 2018

Ovingdean Green Festival 2018

Ovingdean Residents & Preservation Society is planning an exciting mid-summer celebration for 2018, which brings together a number of groups concerned with the local environment, ecology and heritage. The event will be held on June 23rd 2018 with the title the ‘Ovingdean Green Festival’, aimed …

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January 28, 2018

Update on locked gate

Residents will be aware that there have been some concerns raised by walkers regarding the gate that has been locked up the farm track from the corner of Ovingdean road and Greenways.   Last week the BHCC Rights of Way officer came to review the …

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January 6, 2018

Fed up with drainage problems on Greenways and Longhill road?

We are familiar with the regular flooding on Greenways near the Blind Veterans entrance. There is also an issue of failed drainage in the gully ay 102 Longhill road. Well you can do something about it!  Lets start the New Year by telling the council. Here is …

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January 5, 2018

News on Locked gate in Ovingdean field

IF RESIDENTS ARE CONCERNED ABOUT THE LOCKED GATE NEAR BARNS…..   From: Philip Graves <graves@gravesjenkins.com> Date: Wednesday, 3 January 2018 at 15:22 Subject: Ovingdean Residents & The Farmer Dear all, I write in no official capacity (apart from being Chairman of OHFRA), but more as …

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November 7, 2017

SAVE MEADOW PARADE DOCTORS SURGERY

Sign the petition To: Local MP and Brighton and Hove CCG What: Guarantee the continuing presence of a doctors surgery at Meadow Parade after the planned spring review. To restore surgery hours to two surgeries per day and to continue to provide a full service …

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October 30, 2017

Coach parking on Greenways

Am I the only person that has noticed that trucks/winibago type vans are now using Greenway as more than overnight parking ?   Well if you think thats not great wait until next summer!  See attached for the implications for  Greenways of the Council initiative …

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September 28, 2017

20 mph stickers for our dustbins-Are you interested?

An enterprising villager has put 20mph stickers on their refuse bin We think this is a ‘wheely’ good idea ( Michael McIntyre eat your heart out)   ORPS can supply you with stickers for yours, if you want – free of charge. Put out on the …

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September 24, 2017

New bus timetable : additional information

new bus timetable   Further to the last posting it appears that not only  has the Big Lemon extended its  no 52 Ovingdean bus service to Woodingdean but it has also taken over the  no 57 bus service through Ovingdean to Saltdean. In order to help …

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September 19, 2017

Extension of bike scheme to Rottingdean

Good news for bikers out there as the area within which you can leave a life bike has been extended to include Rottingdean. This means that you can ride from the City to Rottingdean, leave your bike padlocked to something permanent, and pay only a …

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September 15, 2017

Improved Big Lemon bus timetable coming

Big Lemon have won the contract for several more bus routes and they have listened to our request for an eastbound service and come up with an off peak, alternate hour timetable linking Ovingdean to Rottingdean and Saltdean, plus going all the way in to …

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