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Stars for January 2021 with Howard Parker, the Astro-guide – www.astroguidance.co.uk

By Forest Row Local / 03/01/2021

Capricorn: 22 December – 19 January OK, so you have held things together pretty well for the whole of 2020 but that was then and this is now.  It won’t happen quickly but 2021 is going to present you with some very new challenges of a kind that may be completely unfamiliar to you up…

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NEWS FROM NUS GHANI MP FOR WEALDEN

By Forest Row Local / 03/01/2021

Happy new year! I hope that you have enjoyed the festive season, despite the Covid restrictions. I appreciate that 2020 was not what anyone envisaged the start of a new decade to be. Covid has not only affected our physical health and presented unprecedented challenges as we changed the way we live to protect ourselves…

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Technology Tips: Online Privacy

By Forest Row Local / 03/01/2021

Privacy seemed to take a huge step forward with GDPR.  While you now see cookie warnings on every site you visit like some weird graffiti welcome, your privacy is still hotly contested.   Protecting your online privacy is… remarkably difficult.  The privacy obstacle course is in three main parts: getting online; finding things; and visiting…

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Charity Highlight: Kangaroos

By Forest Row Local / 03/01/2021

Kangaroos Fun Disability Club is based near Haywards Heath and provides a range of activities for children and young adults with learning disabilities. The activities they offer give these young people the opportunity to have fun and enjoy a social life with their peers. This is something they may otherwise have difficulty experiencing. Kangaroos offer…

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A Fit and Healthy New Year

By Forest Row Local / 03/01/2021

Never has there been a more important time for us to take care of our health. We have all spent 2020 very aware of the fact that those who are not in the best of health are more vulnerable to Covid 19 as well as many other viruses and illnesses. Being unfit or overweight also…

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Forest Row Community Pre-School turns 50!

By Forest Row Local / 02/10/2020

Forest Row Community Pre-School turns 50 Years old this year. Unfortunately, due to covid-19 our anniversary fair had to be cancelled and our much loved community pre-school has suffered. Being a charity we depend on our fundraising events. Events started with one of the pre-schools 3 year old students doing a 4 mile bike ride…

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Tea & Coffee

By Forest Row Local / 21/09/2020

The Ashdown Forest Act 1974, S.18 (c), permits the sale of ice cream and refreshments from not more than six vehicles on Ashdown Forest. For the past 35 years, the contract has been awarded to ice cream vendors, but the ongoing pandemic has highlighted the need to review our practices and adapt and diversify to…

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Repair Cafe to Reopen!

By Forest Row Local / 04/09/2020

We are VERY excited to announce that the Repair Cafe Forest Row is reopening on Saturday 19th September, from 10-1pm. Be prepared that when you visit things will be a little different to what you are used to, but we are back which is the most important thing. We have missed not being in the…

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Young, Anvils Blacksmith’s protégée produces exciting original scrap metal sculptures

By Forest Row Local / 19/08/2020

Ned Taylor aged 17, had to re-think his career path due to Corvid-19. After earning his private pilot’s licence just before lockdown Ned was forced to re-think his career path due to the downturn in the aviation industry. Having mentioned to his parents that he liked the idea of welding they encouraged him to speak…

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Technology Tips: From food to wealth: growing grassroots hope

By Forest Row Local / 02/08/2020

While we all occasionally need a lawyer, a doctor or a plumber, you can be sure that 3 times each day you will need the services of a farmer.  I would like to share with you a snippet of how digital technology is helping to tackle the thoroughly intractable global problems of poverty and food…

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