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Herstmonceux Parish Council Meetings

Applications to be discussed at the Herstmonceux Parish Council Planning Committee Meeting to be held in the small hall in Herstmonceux Village Hall at 7.30pm on Tuesday 26 May 2015.

Application: WD/2015/0716/F
Location: Herstmonceux Integrative Health Centre, Hailsham Road, Herstmonceux.
Description: One electric vehicle rapid charging station, to be placed in front of existing parking bays for the use of rapid recharging electric vehicles. The electric vehicle rapid charging station stands 1.86 metres above ground level.
Parish Council comments to Wealden District Council:

Application: WD/2015/0869/F
Location: 1 Bagham Villas, Bagham Lane, Herstmonceux.
Description: Proposed demolition of garage and erection of a two storey extension at side together with adjacent garage and single storey extension to rear (This was granted approval under WD/2014/0576/F but with a car port in lieu of a new garage). Work on the extension has already commenced. It will be necessary to remove the "store" in order to facilitate the replacement garage.
Parish Council comments to Wealden District Council:

Application: WD/2015/0932/F
Location: Brow Cottage, Trolliloes Lane, Cowbeech Herstmonceux.
Description: Ground floor single storey rear kitchen extension.
Parish Council comments to Wealden District Council:

Application: WD/2015/0776/F
Location: Puckridge, Under Road, Herstmonceux.
Description: To extend and redevelop existing building into more usable granny annexe.
Parish Council comments to Wealden District Council:

Application: WD/2015/0372/F
Location: Land at Studdens Farm, Studdens Lane, Cowbeech..
Description: Demolition of two derelict farm buildings and the erection of a new three-bedroom single storey "L" shaped dwelling.
Parish Council comments to Wealden District Council:

Application: WD/2015/1046/F
Location: West View, Cowbeech Road, Cowbeech.
Description: The erection of a conservatory to the side.
Parish Council comments to Wealden District Council:

Application: WD/2015/1038/F
Location: Higham Cottage, Gardner Street, Herstmonceux.
Description: Removal/variation of conditions 2, 3, and 4 of WD/2008/1462/F (conversion of stable/garage building to holiday let accommodation (amendments to scheme approved under WD/2007/2852/F - change of fenestration and internal layout)
Parish Council comments to Wealden District Council:

Herstmonceux Village Hall Quiz Night

Please come and support Herstmonceux village hall on FRIDAY 5th JUNE at a fun quiz night.  Teams of 4,  7 per person to include light supper. 
Please bring your own bottle(s).  7.15 for 7.30 p.m. 
Please let Ian Stewart on 833450 or Gerald McBurney on 832212 know if you would like tickets. 
We have a lovely village hall but it needs some money spent on urgent maintenance so please do come and support.

Vitality Village Coffee mornings at Herstmonceux Health Centre

Click here for forthcoming activities

Herstmonceux Cricket Club

is busily fundraising refurbish and upgrade the current practise nets and artificial wicket, which have exceeded their original life expectancy. The Cricket Club is one of this year's Aviva Community Fund Award projects and needs to collect as many votes as possible to secure funding.

To vote you need to register and then click on the link sent to your email address. Registration and voting takes just a few minutes and every registered email account gets 10 votes. Here is the link to Herstmonceux Cricket Club's project:
Please support the Cricket Club by voting - to renew its facilities will ensure the Club has excellent all round facilities for the benefit of both junior and senior players.

Allotment at Greenway Fruit Farm, Stunts Green, Herstmonceux

There is an allotment immediately available to rent at Greenway Fruit Farm, Stunts Green, Herstmonceux at a cost of £25 per year. If you are interested in renting the plot or you want more information, please contact the Parish clerk, Mrs Janet McInnes on

01323 833312

4 The Old Forge,
Gardner Street,
East Sussex BN27 4LG

East Sussex Keep Fit Association AGM and movement day

on 16th May in the Herstmonceux Village Hall from 1:15

Click here for the full details of event timings

Vitality Village

We are having a meeting on the 27th May at 7pm at the Health Centre to discuss the event on Saturday and look at further ideas for promoting and supporting Health and Wellbeing in the Parish.  If you could let me know if you are able to attend I would be grateful.

The next coffee morning will be held at 10am on Monday 18 May 2015 in the meeting room at the health centre. Come and join us!

Rebecca Simmons
Herstmonceux Integrative Health Centre
Hailsham Road
East Sussex
BN27 4JX

01323 833535