Sustainable art all in one place…

Ever since childhood, I’ve always been fascinated by the impact art can have on a person. Embodying an idea, emotion, concept or story that a thousand words may struggle to convey, art – as I’m sure you know – has regularly been used as a valuable tool for communication to induce thinking, trigger emotion, and…

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Frow Show 7 IT TAKES A VILLAGE TO RAISE AN IDIOT

Forest Row is a picturesque, sleepy village in the cradle of the Ashdown Forest, where the deer and the unicorns play, and natural healers perform everyday miracles with crystals. Or alternatively, it’s a grim, forgotten outpost of East Grinstead; a seething hotbed of intolerance, judgement, class division and badly-knitted things.  It may be that none…

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Looking ahead to May 6, 2021

May 6, 2021 will be a busy time for local elections in Wealden with voting scheduled to take place for seats on East Sussex County Council, the post of the Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner, as well as a number of vacant seats on Wealden District Council. “On current advice, we are expecting all our…

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Public involvement in the planning process

Wealden District Council has received nearly 1,700 responses to its recent Local Plan Direction of Travel consultation. Some 300 people took part in the consultation which had been extended from six to eight weeks to take account of the Christmas break. “Residents and businesses were asked to comment on ten different themes including climate change,…

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Nus Ghani Continues to Lead Support for Genocide Amendmen

Every year, we remember victims of the Holocaust and honour the 6 million men, women and children who were murdered simply for who they were. Genocide is the most heinous of crimes. Over 50 years ago, the UK signed the UN Genocide Convention, designed to ensure that atrocities seen during WWII would “never again” occur.…

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Community Wide Listening Project Launched in Forest Row

How might it feel to be listened to without being interrupted, given unsolicited advice or argued with?  Could you listen to someone else in this way, with respect and warmth, knowing that this is a good person doing their best even if we hold very different opinions? A new Community wide listening project has launched…

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Charity Virtual Quiz Night & Auction Live in your Home

Natasha Kaplinsky, patron of the Bevern Trust, will host our charity Virtual Quiz Night & Auction live in your home! All are invited to test your wits and stretch your brain cells. Bring your own drinks and nibbles and settle down for an evening of fun and laughter. Taking place on Zoom on Friday 26th…

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