Community News

January 9, 2019

Development on land rear of Wanderdown Road BH 2018/01336

The Planning department is ‘minded to approve’ the latest planning application on the land to the rear of 1- 45 Wanderdown road for 3 luxury houses. This is one house less than the revised planning application from last April 2018. If you would like to …

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May 23, 2018

Community Speedwatch on Falmer Road and Ovingdean Road

Residents need to be aware that from time to time Community Speedwatch volunteers are in place on Ovingdean Road and Falmer road  so watch your speed!  Community Speedwatch is about giving authority to volunteers to use speed cameras on passing motorists. Any excess speed offenders …

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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. Flier – see latest news The event will be held on Saturday June 23rd 2018 with the title the …

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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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