MERRY CHRISTMAS &
A HAPPY NEW YEAR
OFFICES WILL BE
THURSDAY 22 DECEMBER
MONDAY 2 JANUARY
STAFF & COUNCILLORS AT
COUNCIL WOULD LIKE TO WISH
RESIDENTS A MERRY
A VERY HAPPY
BBC CHILDREN IN NEED
AFTERNOON TEA at the
On Friday 18 November (between 2pm - 4pm) at the Billingshurst Centre, Roman Way, Billingshurst, staff and councillors held an Afternoon Tea event to help raise funds for BBC Children in Need.
The Parish Clerk Greg dressed up as Pudsey Bear and with the refreshments, cakes and raffle on the day, together with a few final cakes sold afterwards, a fantastic £147.66 was raised.
Thank you so much to everyone who donated raffle prizes including the following local businesses.
Austens Home Hardware
Jengers Craft Bakery
REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY COMMEMORATIONS
The community of Billingshurst came together on Sunday 13 November to commemorate Remembrance Sunday. The Chairman of the Council Paul Berry laid a wreath at the War Memorial on behalf of the Council.
CELEBRATION OF CHRISTMAS
THURSDAY 15 DECEMBER
FOR MORE INFORMATION CLICK HERE
VACANCY FOR A PARISH
Billingshurst Parish Council is active and vibrant and cares passionately about delivering services for the local community.
- Could you contribute your business or personal skills and expertise?
- Do you want to represent the views of local people?
- If you would like to make a difference and help shape the future of Billingshurst, then why not consider joining the Council?
Click here for details of qualifications for election and holding Office as Parish Councillor.
Click here for details of disqualifications for election and holding Office as Parish Councillor.
If you would like to apply for the vacancy, please contact our Parish Clerk Greg Burt, or click here for an application form.
WEST SUSSEX BROADBAND CONNECTION VOUCHERS
Small and medium businesses are being invited to apply to a new Broadband Connection Voucher Scheme to help support the installation of superfast broadband.
For more information click HERE
Would you find it helpful to have more information when there is a Power Cut?
Being launched later this year, 105 is a new three-digit number that people can call to report or get information about power cuts.
Click here for more information
Starting School September 2017
The application process for children due to start school in September 2017 will begin on Monday 3 October. West Sussex County Council no longer sends out individual letters to parents but it is advertising the application arrangements as widely as possible.
The Parish Council has been asked to assist with advertising the school application ionformation on its website. For more information either click the link here, or make contact with West Sussex County Council direct by telephoning 03330 142903.