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Make 2020 different

By Forest Row Local / 04/02/2020

Make 2020 different To make 2020 different, why not take up a free course with Street Learning in the New Year? No previous qualifications needed, but you must be aged 19 or over.  As well as learning new skills and interests, you will meet new people and Street Learning courses improve your opportunities to find…

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WORLD DAY OF PRAYER: A WOMEN LED, GLOBAL, ECUMENICAL MOVEMENT

By Forest Row Local / 04/02/2020

Rise, take your mat and walk Women, men and children of all ages are called to “Rise, take your mat and walk” to join this day of prayer. Women of Zimbabwe have prepared this year’s service and they encourage us all to reflect on the difficulties and unrest that have plagued their country over many…

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Guinea Pig Club –  Rebuilding Bodies & Souls: East Grinstead Museum

By Forest Row Local / 04/02/2020

The exhibition ‘Rebuilding Bodies and Souls’ will continue its run from 15 January 2020 through to 31 October 2023 at the East Grinstead Museum. The exhibition began in 2016 to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the forming of the Guinea Pig Club. Six hundred and forty-nine allied aircrew were treated at the Queen Victoria Hospital,…

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Wealden District Council is disappointed by the decision of the Planning Inspector

By Forest Row Local / 04/02/2020

Wealden District Council is disappointed by the decision of the Planning Inspector to find that it cannot proceed with its current draft Wealden Local Plan. “Throughout the Local Plan process, we have always tried to find the right balance between the need for growth in housing and employment land, and the need to protect our…

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Look for a Book Initiative Launched by Ashdown House for Storytelling Week

By Forest Row Local / 23/01/2020

Ashdown House School hides 100 books for local children to find around Forest Row Initiative launched to mark National Storytelling Week 1st Feb – 8th February  #LookforaBookAshdown Forest Row, 22 Feb, 2020: Ashdown House School is bringing the ‘Look for a Book’ craze to Forest Row and the surrounding areas to help spread the love of literacy and encourage…

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Chailey charity joy as supporters dig deep for The Big Give!

By Forest Row Local / 02/01/2020

Big-hearted businesses and individuals have given the Chailey Heritage Foundation a fantastic early 2020 present which offers children and young people with complex disabilities the gift of movement. The Big Give Christmas Challenge annual charity fundraiser matched online donations to boost the charity’s drive to raise £18,000 for a specialist exercise device called an Innowalk. The…

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Stars for January 2020

By Forest Row Local / 02/01/2020

with Howard Parker, the Astro-guide – www.astroguidance.co.uk Capricorn: 22 December – 19 January Probably around Boxing Day, reality strikes.  Like a wall, or concrete or a big oak tree. Good job you are the patient type!  Emotions of frustration may burst through at the full moon on 11th January but it is a time when…

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January Recipe: VEGAN RAMEN NOODLES

By Forest Row Local / 02/01/2020

So here we are in January… Festivities are over and silly diet season is upon us. Really, the middle of winter is not the time to be living off salad and green juice and if you’ve overindulged at christmas, there’s no need to go to the other extreme to re set the body and the…

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READY FOR A NEW YOU?

By Forest Row Local / 02/01/2020

All those aged between forty and seventy four are entitled to a free health check on the NHS, an ‘MOT’. An NHS Health Coach is available in over fifty locations across the county to give you an up to date health screening which includes a simple blood test to check your cholesterol and asses your…

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Technology Tips: The dove and the snake

By Forest Row Local / 02/01/2020

There is one scam that keeps cropping up, costing money and causing heart-ache. Is it the most common scam?  Perhaps.  This is the scenario… BT or someone similar call you and are very persistent to talk to you about resolving your recent issue. The timing is good because you recently had a problem with your…

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