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Poynings Bonfire & Fireworks

Poynings fireworks

Guy Fawkes and the torch procession will leave the Royal Oak at approximately 6:25pm on Saturday November 9th. Fireworks and incineration of the dissident will follow. Food will be available. Please give generously on the gate to allow this event to continue.

You can take clean burning material (no tyres, plastic, metal, etc.) to the bonfire site at the Blacksmith Field behind Forge Garage. (not the garage forecourt) from 9:00am to 5:00pm any day from now until the 9th.

Autumn North Town Field Clear-up

Autumn North Town Field Clear-up
A North Town Field clear-up is scheduled for Saturday, November 2nd at 10:30am. If that day is a washout we will have the clear-up on the following day, Sunday 3rd, at the same time. Bring your own tools, e.g., shears, secateurs, gloves.

Please come and join us — it’s fun! If you use the North Town Field, we need your help to look after it and keep it looking lovely! Contact Jen Green 552 or Tricia Robinson 255 for more details.

Downland Calendar 2020

Downland Calendar 2020
The calendar is to be launched on Friday 25th October at the Royal Oak. The price is £7.50 and each purchase at the event will come with a free glass of fizzy wine. Calendars will then be available at local outlets including The Royal Oak, Rushfields, and Bob’s Cafe. Funds raised from sales will go towards maintaining Holy Trinity.

Ordinary Parish Meeting — 10th October 2019

An Ordinary Meeting of Fulking Parish Council will be held at the Village Hall on Thursday 10th October 2019 at 7.30pm, the meeting will consider the items set out below. 

Trevor Parsons – Parish Clerk  

Following the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014, and regarding regulations on Access to Local Government Meetings, members of the public are advised that they have a right to film/record the meetings of Fulking Parish Council. Members of the public are also advised that by attending a meeting of Fulking Parish Council, they give their consent to being filmed/recorded by other members of the public, if such activity is taking place. 


Public Participation: There will be a period of 15 minutes set aside at the beginning of the meeting for the public to ask questions or make comments on items on the Agenda. Comments on items not appearing on the agenda can be made at the chairman’s discretion.  

  1. Apologies for Absence. 
  2. Declaration of Members’ Interests.
  3. Approve the Minutes* of the Ordinary Meeting of 11th July 2019 and Extraordinary Council Planning Meeting of 13th August 2019
  4. Planning Applications Update
  5. Reports from District and County Councillors
  6. Matters Arising & Outstanding Actions
  7. Fulking to Henfield Bridle path
  8. Mayfield Development Update 
  9. Winter Plan Update 
  10. Operation Watershed Update 
  11. Village Hall Lease Update 
  12. Reports from Outside Bodies  
  13. Information Items  
  14. Correspondence  
  15. Financial Matters 

Date of the next Ordinary Meeting: Thursday 9th January 2020 at Fulking Village Hall at 7.30pm.