June 28, 2019

Why has the farm gate been closed?

People have asked why the farms gate has been closed? Ben explained that he has had to move part of the herd to graze nearer the yard due to one being badly bitten in a dog attack ( see picture) The herd stays together as far as …

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May 18, 2019

Independent Examiners needed for Ovingdean Village hall & Village club

Due to retirements, both the Ovingdean Village hall and Village club committees urgently require Independent Examiners for the club and hall accounts for the current year, ending 31st August.   Ideally we would like two separate people, one for each committee but if necessary they could …

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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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March 26, 2018

Update on Ovingdean Green festival : Saturday 23 June 2018

See our flyer for the latest news           Flier    

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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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July 27, 2017

New TPO granted : Please support by emailing the council

    Brighton & Hove City Council have done something amazing! On 21 July 2017 Brighton & Hove issued a new Tree Preservation Order (TPO) that identifies and protects numerous trees and their roots within the woodland ‘Land East of Longhill Close’. The TPO states …

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July 17, 2017


We have just published the July 2017     July2017NewsletterVfinal

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October 4, 2016

Response to the City Plan 2 : Scoping Document

  Residents may be aware that the council issued its scoping document on 30 June. www.brighton-hove.gov.uk/cityplan-part2 All responses had to be in by 22 September 2016 and ORPS has responded . 97-ovingdean-residents-preservation-society

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September 14, 2016

Traffic calming in Ovingdean

  ORPS has recently commissioned a report from GTA Civils , Consulting Engineers entitled ‘Traffic Calming Report : To improve the Road Safety of Ovingdean Village”. ORPS is sharing this document with residents in advance of the village wide meeting on Thursday 22 September, 7.15pm …

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