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Buy tickets for Open Air Cinema in Surrey this August for local Air Ambulance!

By Forest Row Local / 05/08/2019

Air Ambulance Kent Surrey Sussex is proud to be hosting an Open Air Cinema, in association with Gatwick Airport, where they will screen the 1.21 gigawatt blockbuster, Back to the Future! The 80’s pop culture classic will be shown on a huge screen in the grounds of Gatwick Aviation Museum, in Charlwood (Surrey), on Saturday…

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Forest Row Orchestra

By Forest Row Local / 05/08/2019

On Saturday 29thJune, following their summer concert in Forest Row Village Hall featuring Mozart’s flute concerto in D and Beethoven’s first symphony, the Forest Row Orchestra celebrated their musical director Roland Millar’s 25thyear on the conductor’s rostrum. At the end of the concert, members of the orchestra serenaded Roland with an adapted version of a…

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LOCAL MUM FUNDRAISING FOR CANCER TREATMENT ABROAD

By Forest Row Local / 05/08/2019

Kelly Comboy, 39, received a shock diagnosis of Stage 4 Bowel Cancer last August and has been offered only palliative chemotherapy on the NHS. The local community, along with Yes2Life Charity are fundraising to access treatment abroad to support Kelly, her husband Matt, and their three small children.  Details of events can be found on:…

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Pete and His Bus – Where it all started

By Forest Row Local / 05/08/2019

It all started when I was 9… I used to admire my neighbour’s beige 1960’s Fiat 500 at the age of 9. I’d just sit on the pavement staring at this particular car. I had convincing myself that I was going to buy one and I would not stop going on about it! So, my…

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News from East Grinstead Foodbank

By Forest Row Local / 05/08/2019

The East Grinstead Foodbank, although based in the Jubilee Centre in East Grinstead, supports not just the town but local villages including Forest Row, Hartfield & Colemans Hatch. We are very grateful to the support provided and by donations at 3 locations in Forest Row; the Community Centre, Baptist Church and Tesco Express and also…

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Preparations in full swing for the Forest Row Festival

By Forest Row Local / 05/08/2019

Forest Row Festival is back for 2019, and it is looking for sponsors, generous contributors and fabulous party goers to help make it all possible. Just like all the best festivals, Forest Row Festival took a fallow year in 2018 but is back for 2019, over the weekend of the 20th to 22nd September. A…

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Forest Row Local August Edition 2019

August Edition Now Online

By Forest Row Local / 01/08/2019

The August Edition of Forest Row Local is now ONLINE

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Forest Row Rubbish Dump

Forest Row Waste and Recycling – Options Appraisal

By Forest Row Local / 01/08/2019

Back in September 2018 our waste and recycling centre (often fondly referred to as the Tip) closed its gates for the last time. Faced with the task of maintaining crucial services like Education, Social Care and Community Safety the County Council had decided that our tip was no longer cost effective. For many residents the…

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COLEMAN’S HATCH FLOWER SHOW SATURDAY 27TH JULY 2019

By Forest Row Local / 18/07/2019

This year’s show promises to be the best show ever created by the Coleman’s Hatch Horticultural Society, with the following being of interest :- Starting with a spectacular range of entries to the many Classes of Competition, encompassing flower arrangements, vegetables, photos, children’s art, cakes etc. and the theme for this year’s show being the…

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Forest Row Local New Website

We are pleased to announce the launch of our NEW WEBSITE

By Forest Row Local / 10/07/2019

Our new website has officially been launched today to fully integrate with the magazine and our social media channels, primarily to help represent local business, charitable organisations and the communities of Forest Row and surrounding areas. We have been wanting to make several improvements to our website, for quite a while now, finally we have…

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