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TO ALL COLEMAN’S HATCH FLOWER SHOW PARTICIPANTS

By Forest Row Local / 06/07/2020

Following a decision by the Committee to await until the 28th May to afford every opportunity to be exhausted, including a written request to our local MP Nus Ghani for clarification on how best our show or adaptation might take place in the light of Health Protection Regulations and Government Guidelines, to which no response…

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Ditch heating oil and go green – free local support available

By Forest Row Local / 06/07/2020

As we emerge from the Covid-19 lockdown, demand is growing for the government to lead a ‘green industrial revolution’. Although you may want to reduce your carbon emissions and have a greener lifestyle finding the time and money needed to make the changes may be difficult. Local support is available. Forest Row Energy Co-op is…

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Lockdown at One The Square

By Forest Row Local / 06/07/2020

Like many others, when the pandemonium of lockdown first hit I felt the need to do something, anything. Initially, I was beset by business worries, as my thriving artisan workshop, at One The Square, in the heart of Forest Row, was shut down, literally overnight. But momentary paralysis, and feelings, of helplessness, soon gave way…

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Volunteers reach out to help people in self-isolation

By Forest Row Local / 16/04/2020

More than 300 Wealden residents have volunteered to help with the county-wide effort to provide a Community Hub for all those self-isolating and in need of support. “It is heart-warming in these very stressful times to see how generous people are with their time and spirit,” said Councillor Philip Lunn, Wealden Cabinet member for Community…

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Joe Watts Online Personal Training

By Forest Row Local / 07/04/2020

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, we have taken all of our services online. We are still providing 1:1 personal training (PT) services through online platforms such as Skype and Zoom. PT sessions are written specifically to meet your needs and full 1:1 instruction is provided. In addition to personal training, we are providing weekly bodyweight…

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Praise for local businesses helping to save lives

By Forest Row Local / 04/04/2020

Wealden District Council would like to thanks the hundreds of business across Wealden who are following the Government’s requirements for certain premises to remain closed to help the nation-wide campaign to save lives and protect the NHS. “Our Environmental Officers have been patrolling parts of the District to ensure the rules are being followed. I…

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Latest Edition Online

By Forest Row Local / 03/04/2020

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic and like many other small businesses, we have had to close our business for the foreseeable future. Our final edition (until further notice), the April Edition of Forest Row Local is now available to view online: https://forestrowlocal.co.uk/magazines/April_2020/index.html We are assured by Royal Mail that the printed version of the magazine…

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Volunteers to help support our communities

By Forest Row Local / 27/03/2020

As part of the national effort to support vulnerable people in self-isolation, Wealden District Council is asking for volunteers to help as we all work to limit the spread of the Covid-19 virus. “We are working with the volunteer organisation 3VA to identify residents who are able to help reach out to self-isolating households either…

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Stars for March 2020

By Forest Row Local / 03/03/2020

with Howard Parker, the Astro-guide – www.astroguidance.co.uk Pisces: 18 February – 19 March You probably won’t have any problem letting go of what you no longer need. But that doesn’t mean you can see the road ahead. So take a short break and make sure you recuperate fully up to the 9th when the full…

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HOMEMADE VEGAN BURGER

By Forest Row Local / 03/03/2020

I’ve been experimenting with various veggie burger recipes for some time, but none of them have quite the mark – but I’ve finally come up with a recipe that I love & keep coming back to. These are vegan and can be made gluten free too. They were fine in my panini press to get…

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