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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”).

Communities doing it for themselves

East Sussex County Council say towns and parishes should decide what additional work is required to maintain our roads and pavements, and to pay...

Jarvis Brook Community Hub

The former youth centre, known as JBs, next to the park in Jarvis Brook, is to be converted into a new Community Hub. The building...

Crowborough Foodbank

In the week the Trussell Trust revealed that over 900,000 people had received three days’ emergency food from foodbanks in the past year, Crowborough...

Fiction Addiction

Crowborough's book club, called Fiction Addiction, is looking for new members. The book club has been running for about two years now, and meets on...

Sussex Air Ambulance welcomes Budget

Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance Trust has welcomed the Chancellor’s waiving of VAT on fuel for air ambulances in the Budget. However their Chief Executive...