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People working together for the common good includes charities, fundraising & volunteering. Playing a full part in society as active and responsible person. Speific examples: Jarvis Brook & Alderbook Community Associations, Friends of Crowborough Hospital, Lions and Crowborough Foodbank. Council and government elections (not PCC in “Crime”). (Most Groups & Societies might be better categorised as “Lifestyle” or “Arts & Entertainment”).

Police donate funds to social group for the blind

Crowborough Police have donated £200 to help fund social events for the Crowborough Social Group of East Sussex Association for the Blind. Valerie Hemsley said: This...
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Breaking up is hard to do

Just a couple of months ago it looked like the marriage between Crowborough and Horwich was heading toward divorce, however it now seem the...

Rotary Club given £2,000 for their annual senior citizens’ meal

The Rotary Club of Crowborough has received £2,000 towards their annual dinner for senior citizens in Crowborough and Rotherfield. The financial help will allow the...

£5,000 awarded to 1st Crowborough Scouts

1st Crowborough Scouts are grateful for the support of Crowborough Town Council.  The Scout group are one of a number of local voluntary organisations...

Crowborough Foodbank needs warehouse space

To cope with an influx of donations Crowborough Foodbank is looking for improved facilities to sort and store food donations. Harvest festivals in Crowborough have...

Over £50,000 in grants awarded by Crowborough Council

Last week the Town Council met to consider applications for grants submitted by community groups and organisation which support people living in Crowborough.  In...

Award for Community Association

The Jarvis Brook Community Association has received an "Excellence in Partnership" award from Sussex Police, for the work they have done to improve their...

Want to make a difference?

What changes would you make to improve Crowborough? Often people are happy to sit on the sidelines and pontificate.  However next year you can make...

Best foot forward

Update: The team have been successful in their challenge and have so far raised over £2,000 towards their target. RT @chYpsCharity: They've made it! Congrats...

Hospital fete raises over £8,000 despite the downpour

Despite the heavy rain, Crowborough Hospital fete, organised by the Friends of Crowborough Hospital, took place as usual on Bank Holiday Monday. The determination of...