Hellingly Parish Council
The Parish Council provides a Village Hall, Cemetery, Recreation Grounds and Allotments. It is also consulted on Planning matters where it gives the local view. The Parish Council meets at 7.30 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month, except August, when there is usually no Parish Council Meeting. Committee meetings generally commence at 7.00 p.m. See Committees page for a full list of forthcoming meetings.
The Council manages the Country Park which includes lakes, a cricket pitch and pavilion. In the future there will also be allotments and a new Community Hall.
The Council has been awarded Quality Council status.
The Council provides the Chairman and strong support for the Cuckmere Flood Forum. It administers the Millennium Arboretum on the Cuckoo Trail, and liaises with the Hellingly Community Park Trust which has assisted in the establishment of Hellingly Country Park on the site of the former Hellingly hospital.
HELLINGLY PARISH FORTHCOMING MEETINGS
Tuesday 21st August at The Village Hall 7.00 pm
Wealden District Council - New Local Plan
What will it mean for Hellingly ?
Planning - 20th August 7pm - CANCELLED
Council - 12th September 7.30pm
Grounds - 5th November 7pm
Cemetery & Allotments - 11th September 7pm
Finance - 19th November 7pm
Village Hall - 29th October 7pm
2018/19 Meetings Timetable
SUMMER HOLIDAY ACTIVE PLAY
& FAMILY AFTERNOONS
Lower Horsebridge Recreation Ground - Tuesday 31st July 2 – 4pm
Hellingly Country Park - Tuesday 7th August 2 – 4pm
The Children can play, whilst parents can sit, relax & enjoy some complimentary refreshments, with Arts & Crafts & mini sports sessions provided by Local Sports Clubs
SUMMER HOLIDAY ACTIVE PLAY SESSIONS
Lower Horsebridge Recreation Ground 2-3.30pm Wednesdays 25th July, Tuesday 21st & 30th August
Hellingly Country Park 2-3.30pm Tuesdays 24th July, 7th, 14th & 28th August Thursdays 23rd August
HELLINGLY PARISH COUNCIL INVITES
GRANT APPLICATIONS FROM LOCAL CHARITIES
Hellingly Parish Council invites applications, to arrive by 30th September 2018, from organisations active in the parish or whose activities are of potential benefit to Hellingly parishioners. Applicants should contact the Deputy Clerk either by email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or telephone 01323 844108 to request an application form. A recent set of accounts will be required.
Applications will be considered in November and approved by the Parish Council in the autumn, after which the grants will be paid to successful applicants. Although the total sum available for grants is limited the sum has not always been fully spent. The decision of the Council is final. Organisations who have previously received grants will also need to re-apply.
Applications should be addressed to: The Deputy Clerk, Hellingly Parish Council, The Village Hall, North Street, Hellingly, BN27 4DS.