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408, 2017

Julian Wilkins Chartered Surveyors

By | 4th August 2017|Categories: Local Businesses|Comments Off on Julian Wilkins Chartered Surveyors

Welcome to Julian Wilkins Chartered Surveyors. We are a small surveying practice based in Rustington near Worthing, West Sussex specialising in Residential Survey and valuation work. We are specialist providers of the ‘RICS Homebuyers Survey and Valuation report’, Residential Building Surveys, Resid [...]

1209, 2015

Ashington Festival Photos 2015

By | 12th September 2015|Categories: Festival|0 Comments

I managed to take just short of 2,000 photos in total and then went away to somewhere with a terrible internet connection so it has taken me a while to get these all sorted for you! The Carnival Procession - Video Played at 12 times normal speed - the original is available on our YouTube page. The [...]

2208, 2015

Fifty Shades Of Grey @ The Festival

By | 22nd August 2015|Categories: Festival|0 Comments

Wow - we got picked up by the Local and the National Newspapers! Even E.L. James the Author congratulated them > West Sussex County Times > Mail Online > Mirror Congratulations to the winning float at the Ashington Festival Parade. https://t.co/p0tX8kQhRI — E L James (@E_L_James) August 19, [...]

308, 2015

Ashington Festival 2015

By | 3rd August 2015|Categories: Festival|0 Comments

The Ashington Festival Brochure will be put through your doors in the next week or so, but if you would like a sneak preview of what's to come then you might like to download our online copy right now. Click the following link to download your PDF version of the 2015 Carnival Brochure: Ashington Fes [...]

208, 2015

Ashington To The Countryman Inn

By | 2nd August 2015|Categories: Health & Fitness|0 Comments

​If the weather is nice, then a trip to a pub with a nice garden with great views is awesome. This 14km "there and back again" walk is entirely on roads, but they are generally quiet country roads with the odd car every now and again. You will be walking in some of the finest countryside that Sussex [...]

208, 2015

Behind The Church Walk

By | 2nd August 2015|Categories: Health & Fitness|0 Comments

This route is a "there and back again" route starting at Ashington C of E Church using public footpaths all the way to Park Lane past fields and through woodland. It's a well marked out track with a bit of a walk up hill, but nothing too strenuous. Dog friendly.To see the walk on a map visit: https: [...]

3007, 2015

Travel Writer’s Visit to Ashington Area

By | 30th July 2015|Categories: Ashington|0 Comments

We are full time world travelers and were very fortunate to have found our way to Ashington for a house and dog sit. Horsham, Storrington and many other places made for a wonderful couple of weeks and we would surely like to return. The country fair was swell. You can read about our visit to your wo [...]

906, 2015

Ashington Horticultural Society

By | 9th June 2015|Categories: Ashington, Clubs & Groups|0 Comments

Schedules for the Ashington Horticultural Society Show are now available from the Co-op, 2 Rose Cottages, the Pharmacy and Community Centre and other shops/ businesses in the village. The show runs alongside the Festival on Saturday 15th August in the Community Centre. Full details of how to enter a [...]

1105, 2015

Margaret Alford Awarded The BEM

By | 11th May 2015|Categories: Ashington|0 Comments

Watched by a happy crowd of friends, family and local VIPs, it was great to see that community spirit is not only strong in Ashington Village, but selfless service is recognised and appreciated. Margaret Alford, received a British Empire Medal for her tireless commitment to village life and the comm [...]

1004, 2015

Outside workout

By | 10th April 2015|Categories: Health & Fitness|0 Comments

Workouts don’t always have to be in the gym! It’s starting to look a bit like summer, and there is nothing better than working out in the sunshine.For this outdoor workout all you will need is;Outdoor running shoesResistance bandWaterJog to the park – you may not live near a park, if this is the cas [...]

1004, 2015

Outside workout

By | 10th April 2015|Categories: Health & Fitness|0 Comments

Workouts don’t always have to be in the gym! It’s starting to look a bit like summer, and there is nothing better than working out in the sunshine.For this outdoor workout all you will need is;Outdoor running shoesResistance bandWaterJog to the park – you may not live near a park, if this is the cas [...]

204, 2015

Why weight training is better for weight loss than cardiovascular

By | 2nd April 2015|Categories: Health & Fitness|0 Comments

It is very important to find exercises in the gym that you enjoy as this will keep you motivated. Lots of people prioritise cardiovascular training because it is seen as being better for weight loss than anything else. However, this is in fact not the case and resistance training is just as good for [...]

2903, 2015

Ashington Carnival Princess 2015

By | 29th March 2015|Categories: Festival|0 Comments

The 2015 Ashington Carnival Princess was chosen at the annual Children's Disco at Ashington Community Centre on Sunday 8th of March. The atmosphere at the disco was terrific due to the large turnout of children who enjoyed dances and competitions, even the parents joined in! This years Carnival Prin [...]

2203, 2015

Win a 1.2kg Cottage Delight Easter Egg

By | 22nd March 2015|Categories: Charity|0 Comments

Sussex Farm Foods, at Bury have kindly donated a fabulous 1.2kg Cottage Delight Milk Chocolate Ester Egg to raise funds for Marie Curie Cancer Care. £1 per ticket The Draw will take place on Thursday 2 April at 4pm. Sussex Farm Foods, Bury Gate, RH20 1NL   Draw will take   [...]

302, 2015

Marie Curie Cancer Care Local Fundraising Group – Volunteers Wanted

By | 3rd February 2015|Categories: Charity|0 Comments

Marie Curie Cancer Care - Volunteers Wanted For the Great Daffodil Appeal in March.Marie Curie Cancer Care makes it possible for terminally ill people people to spend their last days at home with their loved ones. Care is provide free of charge by our nurses for people with any terminal illness. By [...]

601, 2015

We’re Back – sorry for the delay

By | 6th January 2015|Categories: Ashington|0 Comments

I am so sorry for the delay in getting the Ashington Website back up and running. As some of you may know, the Ashington Village website was hacked by someone based in Russia (I think) back at the end of July. The damage was extensive and it has taken me some time to recover the data. The good news [...]

601, 2015

Congratulations

By | 6th January 2015|Categories: Ashington, Awards, Festival|0 Comments

Our congratulations go to Ashington Festival's very own Margaret Alford who was awarded the British Empire Medal in the New Year's Honours List, given to her to recognise her tireless effort in arranging the annual Festival for the last two decades. Having worked with her for the last few years help [...]

3107, 2014

Residents Association Outing to Canterbury Weds Dec 10th 2014

By | 31st July 2014|Categories: Ashington, Residents Association|0 Comments

Following the recent successful visit to Rye the Christmas Trip to Canterbury has now been organised, with Roadmark Travel. It leaves the Red Lion Ashington at 8.30am and Rectory Lane at 8.35am. We are due back by 6pm , in ample time for the IWA Planning Meeting at 7pm. The Christmas Market should b [...]

105, 2014

Do you want to learn to play the piano or violin?

By | 1st May 2014|Categories: Music|0 Comments

Hi, I'm Annie and I've lived in the village for 26 years and have been teaching piano and violin even longer! At the moment I'm teaching at Upper Bedding Primary and the Shoreham Academy of Music and I'd like to start teaching from my home in Ashington. If you would like lessons, please give me a ca [...]

105, 2014

Horsham Cycle Challenge – 23rd June – 13th July 2014

By | 1st May 2014|Categories: Health & Fitness|0 Comments

You and your organisation are invited to take part in an exciting new staff scheme – the Horsham Cycle Challenge. It’s completely free for your organisation to take part and is being run in collaboration with West Sussex County Council. This is a fun, sociable competition for all staff - no lycra re [...]

105, 2014

Reporting concerns to Trading Standards

By | 1st May 2014|Categories: Ashington|0 Comments

West Sussex Trading Standards Service relies on receiving information from partner agencies to identify undesirable and illegal trading activity impacting on communities and individuals. We need to know who is engaging in such activity and also who is being targeted. Activities that we are particula [...]

105, 2014

Here comes a new breed of Vet

By | 1st May 2014|Categories: Local Business, Special Offer|0 Comments

The excitement is building with less than 3 weeks to go to Arun Veterinary Group's grand opening of their new surgery on London Road. The open day is on Saturday 17th May from 10am to 4pm. Get a free Nurse Pet Health Check - worth £20 There's a Catwalk competition judged by Jodie Kidd Doggie Treat B [...]

105, 2014

Special summer offer for Ashington Residents

By | 1st May 2014|Categories: Local Business, Special Offer|0 Comments

Do you live in Ashington and have a gas boiler that needs some TLC? For the summer of 2014 Chris Coward of C Coward Heating Services is offering a 10% discount on your on all domestic gas boiler servicing. Discounted price now only £54 (no VAT), valid until the 30th of September (please quote refere [...]

2404, 2014

New permanent Youth Worker for Ashington

By | 24th April 2014|Categories: Parish Council|0 Comments

Ashington Parish Council and Chanctonbury Churches have formally agreed a joint project to employ a full-time Youth Worker for Ashington Parish and Chanctonbury Churches (Ashington, Washington, Wiston). Recruitment is underway and it is likely that the successful candidate will be in post in the sum [...]

1304, 2014

Best UK Vets 2014 – The Winners

By | 13th April 2014|Categories: Awards, Local Business|0 Comments

Arun Veterinary Group, Pulborough has been crowned the Best UK Vets 2014 thanks to the rave reviews left online by their clients. Arun Vet Group competed with veterinary practices across the UK to win the award which is presented to the British veterinary practice that has been given the most 4 or 5 [...]

3003, 2014

This Hall Is For Hire

By | 30th March 2014|Categories: Community Centre|0 Comments

ASHINGTON COMMUNITY CENTRE’S HIRE CHARGES From the 1st April 2014 A.C.C. will be increasing the hire charge using a 2 tier hire charge, one for village groups and residents the other for non-village regular and casual bookings. For the most up-to-date price list please visit: https://www.ashingtonce [...]

3003, 2014

Well Adjusted Health – Adrenal Fatigue

By | 30th March 2014|Categories: Health & Fitness|0 Comments

Adrenal Fatigue is considered the 21st Century Stress Syndrome. Many people suffer this condition and it is often completely undiagnosed. Do you have Adrenal Fatigue ? Tired for no reason ? Having trouble getting up in the morning ? Need coffee or sugar to keep you going ? Feeling run down or stress [...]

3003, 2014

Ashington First Responders

By | 30th March 2014|Categories: First Responders|0 Comments

The Ashington Community First Responders are in need of functional mobile phones for use in their work. If you have recently upgraded your phone, could you donate your old phone and charger to the Ashington CFRs? Please telephone Suzanne on 01903 892 440 (7pm - 8:30pm) if you can help. [...]

3003, 2014

Best UK Vets 2014

By | 30th March 2014|Categories: Ashington, Local Business|0 Comments

Arun Veterinary Group are delighted to announce that they have been voted 'Best UK Vets 2014'  by Vet Help Direct and they plan to celebrate this achievement with an awards presentation to be held at The Red Lion, Ashington on April 9th from 7pm. They would love you to join them for this event, meet [...]

2103, 2014

Active Minds Activity Club

By | 21st March 2014|Categories: Clubs & Groups, Health & Fitness|0 Comments

Active Minds Activity Club is for people with early stages of dementia in need of activity, socialisation, motivation & stimulation to lift the well - being and regain a sense of belonging and new friendship Also offering respite for the carers in need of a temporary break. The club offers meani [...]

2103, 2014

Residents’ Association AGM

By | 21st March 2014|Categories: Ashington|0 Comments

The Ashington Residents' Association will hold its Annual General Meeting on Wednesday evening, 7:30pm, 9th April 2014, at the Community Centre. Additionally, Katy Bourne our Police & Crime Commissioner is coming to explain why the Police precept has been increased, where the promised village Sp [...]

1403, 2014

Fancy a completely free valuation?

By | 14th March 2014|Categories: Property|0 Comments

If you are looking for a comprehensive sales or lettings service, then we are the estate agent you need to call. We have extensive local knowledge, from schools and churches to planning permission and the latest developments in the village. In fact, the local office of Mclarens is owned and run by t [...]

1403, 2014

Arun Vets in Ashington

By | 14th March 2014|Categories: Local Business|0 Comments

Arun Veterinary Group launches new purpose built surgery in Ashington Arun Veterinary Group are thrilled to announce the well-anticipated opening of their latest veterinary practice in Ashington. With building work nearing completion, the practice will be hosting an open day in early May. The practi [...]

403, 2014

Fast broadband now considered vital by increasing numbers of homebuyers

By | 4th March 2014|Categories: Property, Technology|0 Comments

Houses without broadband could be worth as much as 20% less than comparable properties with a good connection, according to experts who say superfast speeds are increasingly important to prospective homebuyers. With soaring numbers going online to perform everyday tasks or to work from home, a robus [...]

403, 2014

New tribes preparing to move next door

By | 4th March 2014|Categories: Property|0 Comments

A report identifies the new types of householder emerging over the next decade - from Waltons to GloMads, and Tumbleweeders to My-Sizers. They are the homeowners of the future and they are coming to a street near you. A report has identified the five types of household “tribe” that will be predomina [...]

303, 2014

Modfest 2014

By | 3rd March 2014|Categories: Charity, Fun & Games, Music|0 Comments

ModFest is in aid of The Teenage Cancer Trust and for all the family, it is fast approaching and as a friend I’d like to offer you the chance of getting a VIP weekend at discounted price of just £55 (or £85 with camping). We are offering a limited number of The Modcast Presents Acid Jazz VIP* so ple [...]

2901, 2014

BURGLARY – THE SANDS, ASHINGTON

By | 29th January 2014|Categories: Neighbourhood Watch|0 Comments

Serial 0327 of 25/01/2014 relates to a burglary at a property in The Sands, Ashington. Sometime overnight on Friday 24th January a property in The Sands, Ashington has been broken into. It would appear the offender/s were able to gain access to the property by forcing the rear patio doors. A handbag [...]

2401, 2014

Well Adjusted Special Offer

By | 24th January 2014|Categories: Health & Fitness, Offers|0 Comments

NEW YEAR OFFER FOR ASHINGTON RESIDENTS Bad Back? Sore Neck? Stiff Hips? Joint or Muscle Pain? It’s not too late for that New Year resolution to sort it out! Well Adjusted Health Chiropractic is happy to offer residents of Ashington Village a Special Rate of £20 (usually £50) for a one hour New Patie [...]

2401, 2014

ARA Summer Outing to Winchelsea and Rye

By | 24th January 2014|Categories: Ashington, Residents Association|0 Comments

Weds June 25th 2014( 8.30am –7.30pm) Happy new Year everyone. Following the recent enjoyable Christmas Trip to Portsmouth, we have now planned the Summer Jaunt, in connection with Roadmark Travel, to Winchelsea and Rye. Seats must be booked in advance from Doreen Harbour, 010903 891336/ doreen@dmhar [...]

2401, 2014

Greenhurst Cottage – holiday home to let

By | 24th January 2014|Categories: Holiday, Property|0 Comments

Grade II listed cottage in the heart of West Sussex The cottage is believed to have been originally used for keeping livestock, before being converted into staff quarters at some point in the last century, and shares the grounds of the owners property.  Visitors are welcome to relax & play in th [...]

1212, 2013

Secret Dealers 2014

By | 12th December 2013|Categories: Ashington|0 Comments

Do you have a treasure lurking in your living room?  The hit TV show “Secret Dealers” is returning to ITV and is on the hunt for people to take part.  Turn your unwanted antiques into serious money, without even leaving the house! Complete with a fresh look for the new series, Secret Dealers sees th [...]

1212, 2013

Temporary Traffic Regulation – Park Lane, Ashington

By | 12th December 2013|Categories: Ashington, Parish Council, Transport|0 Comments

WEST SUSSEX COUNTY COUNCIL TEMPORARY TRAFFIC REGULATION PARK LANE, ASHINGTON NOTICE IS hereby given that in pursuance of the provisions of Section 14(2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act, 1984, as amended, the use of Park Lane, Ashington between its junction with Newhouse Lane/Muttons Lane and Rect [...]

1212, 2013

News from the West Chiltington and Thakeham Cricket Club

By | 12th December 2013|Categories: Clubs & Groups, Fun & Games|0 Comments

Out with the old and in with the new - the building of a new sports pavilion at West Chiltington has begun.   When completed, by the start of the 2014 cricket season it will not only provide a wonderful new facility for the Cricket Club but it will allow the club to fulfill a long held ambition of b [...]

412, 2013

Indulgence Evening – 7th February 2014

By | 4th December 2013|Categories: Charity|0 Comments

An evening of shopping and treatments - lots of stalls offering beauty, homemade gifts, refreshments and a raffle all raising funds for Chanctonbury Playschool. If you would like to have a stall at this event at Ashington Community Centre or would just like more information, please contact Lauren Sh [...]

2911, 2013

This Day In – 28th November

By | 29th November 2013|Categories: Fun & Games|0 Comments

1520 – After navigating through a strait at the southern end of South America, three ships under the command of Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan reach the Pacific Ocean, becoming the first European ships to sail from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific. 1582 – In Stratford-upon-Avon, William Sha [...]

2911, 2013

Who Cares?

By | 29th November 2013|Categories: Fire Safety|0 Comments

What is a Home Fire Safety Check? It’s a FREE service from West Sussex Fire & Rescue Service involving a pre-arranged visit to a resident’s home to offer fire safety advice and where appropriate fit smoke alarms or other specialist detection or protection equipment for free. Who should I refer f [...]

2811, 2013

Christmas Fayre – Come & See Father Christmas

By | 28th November 2013|Categories: Charity, Community Centre|0 Comments

Come and see Father Christmas at the ASHINGTON CHRISTMAS FAYRE  Ashington Community Centre, Foster Lane RH20  Saturday 7th December 12.00 – 3.00pm Hot Snack Lunch Lots of Christmas stalls and Bric-a-Brac Raffles and Decorations Teas and Coffees Carol singing from the children of Ashington School and [...]

2811, 2013

Ashington Residents Association – meetings for 2014

By | 28th November 2013|Categories: Residents Association|0 Comments

Meeting: 7:45pm, Wednesday 12th February 2014 – Sports Pavilion, Church Lane, Ashington AGM: 7:45pm, Wednesday 9th April 2014 - Ashington Community Centre, Ashington Meeting: 7:45pm, Wednesday 8th October 2014 – Sports Pavilion, Church Lane, Ashington [...]

2510, 2013

Feel Good For The Festive Season

By | 25th October 2013|Categories: Health & Fitness|0 Comments

Want to feel good for the Festive season? Drop a clothes size by the time Santa comes down the chimney! Look good and feel good by joining one of our bootcamps! Various times and locations available. Visit www.ffactorfitness.co.uk Call Diane on 07867 522847 or email, info@ffactorfitness.co.uk FREE T [...]

2510, 2013

Well Adjusted Backs, Necks & Joints

By | 25th October 2013|Categories: Health & Fitness, Local Business|0 Comments

BACK PAIN!    STIFF HIPS!    NECK ACHE!    JOINT / MUSCLE PAIN! FIND OUT WHY, AND HOW CHIROPRACTIC TREATMENT CAN HELP An informal Talk by our Chiropractor, Mark Jones   Well Adjusted Health Chiropractic invites you to a FREE talk during November 2013 explaining why we get these aches and pains and l [...]

2510, 2013

WSCC Temporary Traffic Regulation – 16th December 2013

By | 25th October 2013|Categories: Transport, WSCC|0 Comments

Please be advised that West Sussex County Council has received a request for Temporary Traffic Regulation as follows: ROAD NAME: Park Lane VILLAGE / TOWN / PARISH: Ashington SPECIFIC LOCATION: between its junction with Newhouse Lane/Muttons Lane and Rectory Lane TYPE OF TTR: Road Closure REASON FOR [...]

2510, 2013

Scam Mail & Doorstep Callers

By | 25th October 2013|Categories: Neighbourhood Watch, Parish Council|0 Comments

If they offer to do work on your property, or to buy items from you, or to sell you goods then say "No thanks" and shut the door. We want you to say "NO" to doorstep callers because: They may pressurise or intimidate you to let them do work You may not really need the work done They may mislead you [...]

1610, 2013

Marie Curie Cancer Care Local Fundraising Group

By | 16th October 2013|Categories: Charity|0 Comments

Marie Curie Cancer Care is setting up a fundraising group of volunteers in local villages. The group will support Marie Curie's major fundraising events such as the Great Daffodil Appeal and Blooming Great Tea Party, as well as promoting fundraising within the local community. Can you join us?  You [...]

910, 2013

Do you want faster broadband?

By | 9th October 2013|Categories: Technology|0 Comments

Have you noticed how slow the internet gets in the evenings and at the weekends?   It's really annoying isn't it.   That's because we have one of the most "online" communities in the country.   How amazing is that? A survey was done in the village about 18 months ago and unfortunately only 67 people [...]

710, 2013

Ashington Carnival

By | 7th October 2013|Categories: Ashington, Festival|0 Comments

Dear Friend As many of you will know the Ashington Festival has been going for over 15 years now and the Carnival Procession is one of the most popular elements. Over the last few years though we have seen a worrying decline in the number of floats entered for the procession. The organising team are [...]

310, 2013

Marie Curie Cancer Care Fundraising Group

By | 3rd October 2013|Categories: Charity|0 Comments

Marie Curie Cancer Care is setting up a fundraising group of volunteers in local villages. The group will support Marie Curie's major fundraising campaigns such as the Great Daffodil Appeal and Blooming Great Tea Party, as well as promoting fundraising within the local community.   Anyone can join, [...]

2909, 2013

Ashington Charity Concert – Saturday 12th October at 7.30pm

By | 29th September 2013|Categories: Charity|0 Comments

Please support the following event to raise funds for replacement defibrillators and other equipment for the Ashington 1st Responders and the British Legion Poppy 2013 Appeal. Tickets available from me on 01903 892 341. If I'm not in please leave message stating how many tickets you require and I'll [...]

2909, 2013

Lloyds Community Fund Snack Wagon

By | 29th September 2013|Categories: Charity|0 Comments

The Snack Wagon has made the shortlist for the Lloyds Community Fund 2013, and with your help has the potential to be awarded a grant to support the continuation of the valuable service. The Snack Wagon provides mobile youth provision, which visits areas of the Horsham District where there are few f [...]

2909, 2013

Celebrate Older People’s Day – 1st October 10am – 5pm

By | 29th September 2013|Categories: Ashington|0 Comments

At the Dingemans Centre, Steyning - come along to celebrate the achievements and contributions that older people make to our society and to the economy. Older People’s Day will support the campaign to challenge negative attitudes and outdated stereotypes. Events on the Day West Sussex Fire and Rescu [...]

1909, 2013

Ashington & Thakeham – PUBLIC WAY G39 – TEMPORARY CLOSURE NOTICE

By | 19th September 2013|Categories: Ashington|0 Comments

I attach for your information, a copy of the Temporary Closure Notice in respect of Public Way G39. The closure is necessary to protect public safety whilst the remainder of surfacing improvement works are undertaken. The route will be closed for 21 days from the 19th September 2013. [...]

1609, 2013

Ashington Village Ball

By | 16th September 2013|Categories: Charity|0 Comments

With less than two weeks until Ashington Village Ball there are still some tickets available. If you want to join us with a few friends, or a larger group then contact us as soon as possible! All money raised will go straight to the Sussex Air Ambulance. This also means that the Kilimanjaro summit a [...]

1609, 2013

ASHINGTON C E SCHOOL – AUTUMN FAYRE & FIREWORKS EXTRAVAGANZA

By | 16th September 2013|Categories: Schools & Nurseries|0 Comments

On Friday 25th October 2013 from 5.30pm, Ashington C E School is holding an Autumn Fayre and Fireworks Extravaganza. Tickets £3 each or £10 per family of 4, children aged 3 and under are free. Tickets are available from the school office, Hours: 9am - 3pm, Monday - Friday. The fireworks are by AUROR [...]

1609, 2013

OPEN AFTERNOON AT ASHINGTON C E SCHOOL AT 1.30PM ON MONDAY 11TH NOVEMBER 2013

By | 16th September 2013|Categories: Schools & Nurseries|0 Comments

We are holding an Open Afternoon on Monday 11th November at 1.30pm for prospective parents looking to start their children at Ashington C E School from September 2014. The afternoon will start with a welcome greeting from our Headteacher: Mrs Judith James and then a tour of the school by our Year 5 [...]

1209, 2013

Horsham District Community Transport

By | 12th September 2013|Categories: Transport|0 Comments

Residents of Horsham and the surrounding area, who are in need of community transport because of age, sickness, disability, poverty or a lack of availability or adequate and safe public transport service, can register with Horsham District Community Transport and use the Dial-a-Ride service. If you [...]

1209, 2013

BACK TO SCHOOL

By | 12th September 2013|Categories: Health & Fitness, Local Business|0 Comments

With families across the country getting their children ready for the start of the new school year, the British Chiropractic Association (BCA) is reminding parents of the importance of looking after their children’s back health. Back pain is increasingly becoming a more common problem among young pe [...]

1209, 2013

CHERUBS SEPTEMBER OFFER

By | 12th September 2013|Categories: Local Business|0 Comments

We are offering for September; A Honey Back Treatment, to include brushing, exfoliating and a luxury Honey Mask Massage PLUS A full Manicure or Pedicure, to include cuticle work, filing, exfoliating, massage and paint ALL FOR JUST £49 Call 01903 892874 OR Email info@cherubsbeautyspa.co.uk for an app [...]

509, 2013

Planning Application – Broadbridge Farm

By | 5th September 2013|Categories: Ashington, Planning|0 Comments

THE TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING ACT 1990 COUNTY MATTER WASTE APPLICATION Application No: WSCC/074/13/AS Address: Land at Broadbridge Farm, London Road, Ashington, Pulborough, West Sussex, RH20 3DD Description: Construction of a green waste composting facility, incorporating a Gore-covered windrow syst [...]

509, 2013

Temporary Road Closure

By | 5th September 2013|Categories: Parish Council|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

WEST SUSSEX COUNTY COUNCIL Road Traffic Regulation Act Temporary Closure Notice ASHINGTON: PUBLIC BRIDLEWAY NO. 2362 (Part) NOTICE is hereby given that in pursuance of the provisions of Section 14 (2) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984, as amended, the use of: ASHINGTON: PUBLIC BRIDLEWAY NO. 23 [...]

509, 2013

The Rev James di Castiglione, the new Rector

By | 5th September 2013|Categories: Ashington|0 Comments

Join us in welcoming your new Rector! After just over a year of waiting, the three parish churches of Ashington, Washington and Wiston with Buncton are getting ready to welcome their new Rector to the villages this coming Monday (9th September)! James di Castiglione, his wife Louise and children Fin [...]

509, 2013

District Plan Priorities

By | 5th September 2013|Categories: Parish Council|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

As part of our District Plan Priorities 2011-15 we have pledged to consult regularly with residents and businesses to find out how well the Council is delivering services and help to decide where changes need to be made. The last survey was carried out in the Autumn of 2011. We ask residents to comp [...]

509, 2013

New build 2 bedroom home for sale available only to Ashington residents.

By | 5th September 2013|Categories: Ashington|0 Comments

Currently under construction is  a new 2 bedroom end of terrace home. The house, in Hillcrest Close, is only going to be available to the residents of Ashington or their immediate family until the 31st of January 2014. The house is being built by local builder John Guilfoyle (a previous Federation o [...]

509, 2013

WSCC Highways Website

By | 5th September 2013|Categories: Ashington|0 Comments

We recently launched our West Sussex Highways website (in collaboration with our contractor, Balfour Beatty Living Places) with the intention of giving you up-to-date information on the services we provide in maintaining the public highway. I hope you will find the site useful and I would encourage [...]

2808, 2013

Ashington History Group presents Bygone Ashington

By | 28th August 2013|Categories: Clubs & Groups|Tags: , , |0 Comments

The Ashington History Group has produced a Calendar for 2014 with photos of "Bygone Ashington". It is £6.99 and 50p for envelope (if required). Size is 15cm wide by 42cm high. One page per month. The front cover is on the right and is actually green Ash leaves and black print. Please order your copy [...]

2608, 2013

Samaritans Awareness Week

By | 26th August 2013|Categories: Ashington|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

I am writing to let you know that we are planning an awareness week in the Horsham area from 29th September to 5th October. This is in response to the recent suicides at Swan Walk and also in recognition of the fact that there are some misconceptions about who our service supports. We want to spread [...]

1707, 2013

Neighbourhood Watch Information

By | 17th July 2013|Categories: Neighbourhood Watch|Tags: |0 Comments

> ----- Original Message ----- > From: "alan/pat child" <alan.pat.child@btinternet.com>> Sent: Sunday, September 29, 2013 1:24 PM> Subject: NHW MESSAGE - SCAM CARRIED OUT ON AN ASHINGTON RESIDENT>>>> From Alan Child>> Ashington Neighbourhood Watch Coordinator>& [...]

907, 2013

Ashington Residents’ Association Winter Coach Outing to Portsmouth December 4th 2013

By | 9th July 2013|Categories: Ashington, Residents Association|0 Comments

After the  very successful visit to Windsor, recently, the winter outing has been arranged to PORTSMOUTH, with ROADMARK TRAVEL, for WEDS. DEC.4TH departing the Red Lion at 8.30am and Rectory Lane at 8 35am returning by 5.30/6pm. The  cost is £14.50 per person for ARA Members and £15.50 for Non Membe [...]

807, 2013

Community Mediation

By | 8th July 2013|Categories: Charity|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

West Sussex Mediation Service is a registered charity providing a free community and intergenerational mediation service to anyone living or working within West Sussex. This is totally confidential, impartial and independent of statutory bodies. We specialise in neighbour disputes revolving around N [...]

2206, 2013

Ashington Flower Show

By | 22nd June 2013|Categories: Ashington, Clubs & Groups|0 Comments

Are you good at flower arranging? cookery? craft work? growing vegetables, fruit and flowers?  If so, why not enter this year's flower show, run by Ashington Horticultural Society?  The show takes place on the same day as the Village Carnival (Saturday 17th August) in the community centre hall. And [...]

2006, 2013

Help At Home Scheme Expanded

By | 20th June 2013|Categories: Ashington|0 Comments

Download the leaflet here Our local, trusted Help at Home Scheme now includes gardening and handyperson help with those little jobs around your home and garden. Domestic Help Handyperson Gardening For more information please contact 01403 751 322 or fill in the contact form below. [contact-field la [...]

2006, 2013

Wanted – secretarial help for Ashington Horticultural Society (AHS)

By | 20th June 2013|Categories: Clubs & Groups|0 Comments

AHS has three committee meetings a year - in February, June and October (the AGM) - which take place at 8pm in the Community Centre. Our excellent secretary has just resigned, so we are looking for a replacement. If you'd like to join this friendly committee to be responsible for sending round agend [...]

1306, 2013

Ashington Carnival Princess 2013

By | 13th June 2013|Categories: Ashington, Festival|0 Comments

After a fabulous party, full of fun and games, this year's Ashington Festival Princess was chosen by raffle. The party started at 1.30pm at the Ashington Community Centre and was well attended by children and adults alike. Entertainment was provided by the girls from Just 4 Kids Disco and included f [...]

506, 2013

Storrington Area Help Scheme

By | 5th June 2013|Categories: Ashington, Charity|Tags: |0 Comments

The Storrington Area Help Scheme is in need of new drivers who live in Ashington. If you hold a clean driving license, and comprehensive insurance, and have occasional spare time during the day, we would love to hear from you. We transport people who have no others means of getting there, to medical [...]

2205, 2013

BIG Splash of Cash; £30K Raised for Brighton’s Macmillan Sussex Cancer Centre

By | 22nd May 2013|Categories: Ashington, Charity|0 Comments

3rd time Success for ‘Splash of Green’ Charity ball Held by Brighton Cancer Survivor Photo above from left to right: Bobbie Lamden, Gemma, Lana Shaw, Jade, Shelby Lamden and Della Lamden Saturday the 27th April saw Della Lamden with support from the Brighton and Hove Macmillan Committee hold, for th [...]

2105, 2013

COMMUNITY GOVERNOR

By | 21st May 2013|Categories: Ashington, Schools & Nurseries|0 Comments

Ashington Church of England School is looking for new community governors next term. To be eligible, you must ; 1) live or work in the community served by the school or 2) in the opinion of the governing body, be committed to the good government and success of the school. If you are interested in be [...]

1505, 2013

KILIMANJARO CLIMB 2013…..Update!

By | 15th May 2013|Categories: Ashington, Charity|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Fundraising total so far... £5434.21 Over the last couple of months it has been pretty quiet from us, well maybe to your eyes anyway. I wanted to take this opportunity to update you on what we have been doing and whats coming up. After the Brighton Half Marathon Scoot immediately signed himself up f [...]

805, 2013

Barbecue Safety Advice

By | 8th May 2013|Categories: Ashington, Fire Safety|0 Comments

Outdoor activities are often a great way to spend your leisure time but they have their own set of unique fire risks that should not be underestimated. However, some common sense preparation can ensure you have a safe and enjoyable experience. Barbecues A barbecue should be a safe and enjoyable expe [...]

2604, 2013

NHW POLICE UPDATE

By | 26th April 2013|Categories: Ashington, Neighbourhood Watch|Tags: |0 Comments

Horsham District - Monthly Update - March 2013   Dear all,   Please find below my monthly update summarising just some of the work that the officers and staff of Horsham District have been doing on your behalf during last month - March 2013.   Keeping People Safe   Catching Criminals [...]

2604, 2013

Neighbourhood Watch Information

By | 26th April 2013|Categories: Ashington, Neighbourhood Watch|Tags: |0 Comments

Should any NHW Street Coordinator require further NHW window stickers, these are now provided by Towergate Insurance. The contact is Tony Greaves, on 01202 634728. Please call him and let him know how many you require for your scheme and your address. [...]

2304, 2013

Cougars FC U12s Cup Final

By | 23rd April 2013|Categories: Ashington, Clubs & Groups|0 Comments

Ashington Cougars U12 team have made it through to the Horsham Youth Football League Plate Cup Final. This is the first Cougars team for many years to have made a cup final appearance and is a great achievement for team from Ashington when compared to the teams from Horsham and Crawley we normally p [...]

2304, 2013

NEW Dial Post Yoga

By | 23rd April 2013|Categories: Ashington, Clubs & Groups|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

NEW! Yoga Classes in Dial Post Village Hall. The group will be weekly between 2pm-3pm on Wednesdays, beginning 15th May. The class will be taught by Helen, who specialises in adapting and modifying yoga to the needs of the individual, so is suitable for all ages and abilities. If you want to gently [...]

2304, 2013

Come On Cougars!

By | 23rd April 2013|Categories: Ashington, Clubs & Groups|0 Comments

Ashington Cougars U12 team have made it through to the Horsham Youth Football League Plate Cup Final. This is the first Cougars team for many years to have made a cup final appearance and is a great achievement for a team from Ashington when compared to the teams from Horsham and Crawley we normally [...]

704, 2013

KILIMANJARO CLIMB 2013

By | 7th April 2013|Categories: Ashington, Charity|Tags: |0 Comments

Just 6 Months to go..... So this week marks just SIX months until myself and Scott attempt to climb and summit to the peak of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania. I have been reading several books from previous climbers, blogs and You Tube videos all of which have made me realise that if there is one thin [...]

504, 2013

I’m back into training, (and writing….)

By | 5th April 2013|Categories: Ashington|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Hello everyone, you may have noticed my ramblings have been missing from the Newsletter of late, that's down to a number of reasons but one of the biggest has been motivation. It's been very cold and extremely wet; some days I managed to get out running or riding while spending too much of that time [...]

2503, 2013

ICE from The Ambulance Service

By | 25th March 2013|Categories: Ashington|0 Comments

We all carry our mobile phones with names & numbers stored in its memory. If we were to be involved in an accident or were taken ill, the people attending us would have our mobile phone but wouldn't know who to call. Yes, there are hundreds of numbers stored but which one is the contact person i [...]

1803, 2013

Watch Out – time is running out

By | 18th March 2013|Categories: Ashington|0 Comments

OK, so the new website is up & running and several people have listed items on the Swap Shop, posted latest news and added their events to the diary. I hope that you are all beginning to explore it and think about ways that you can make it work for you. Now I need your help!   The website is a l [...]

1703, 2013

Chanctonbury Playschool

By | 17th March 2013|Categories: Schools & Nurseries|Tags: |0 Comments

Chanctonbury Playschool, Rectory Lane, Ashington Provides a fun and safe environment for your child to learn through play. Open for 2 year olds till school age. Free places for 3 year olds. We have a lovely purpose built building, which used to be the old Ashington School House. It consists of 2 roo [...]

1603, 2013

NHW WARNING RE BOGUS ROOF REPAIRERS

By | 16th March 2013|Categories: Neighbourhood Watch|Tags: |0 Comments

Police are warning elderly residents in Horsham to be on their guard against fraudulent workmen after a woman handed over more than £7,000 for work on her roof that was not required or carried out. The elderly victim, who lives on her own in Horsham, was called upon at her home address in February b [...]

1503, 2013

KILIMANJARO CLIMB 2013

By | 15th March 2013|Categories: Ashington|0 Comments

We would like to share with you our latest total..... Drum roll..... £5051.77 Big thanks to everyone who has sponsored us so far, we have just had a big jump with Brett's workplace matching £2000 of the money raised at last years Ashington Village Ball. Amazing! We have a race night organised at The [...]

1303, 2013

Follow the Wardens on Facebook and Twitter

By | 13th March 2013|Categories: Ashington|0 Comments

You can now follow the wardens on both Twitter and Facebook where you can find informative updates and interesting local information. You will also get a closer look at what the Wardens get up to! Twitter @AshingtonWarden Facebook Ashington Neighbourhood Wardens. [...]

1303, 2013

New Monthly Bingo Club

By | 13th March 2013|Categories: Ashington|0 Comments

We are pleased to announce that there will be a brand new Bingo club in Ashington. We will be meeting on the last Friday of each month. Unfortunately this means that our first date falls on Good Friday but we plan too start then anyway. Please come long for a 7:45 start. Take a look at our poster fo [...]

1103, 2013

Parish Council – new telephone number

By | 11th March 2013|Categories: Ashington|Comments Off on Parish Council – new telephone number

Ashington Parish Council has recently reviewed its office and communication arrangements. The Council has decided to close the office and cancel the landline/broadband, saving £1000pa, as it was not considered cost-effective for the use it received. Instead the Council has a Pay-As-You-Go mobile (ha [...]

1003, 2013

Smoking Materials

By | 10th March 2013|Categories: Ashington|Comments Off on Smoking Materials

Sadly, many fire deaths are caused by carelessness with smoking materials. In the past 12 months, 3 people have died in West Sussex, due to fires involving cigarettes. Dozing off with a lighted cigarette or pipe can cause a serious fire, so take care in the armchair, and make it a rule - never smoke [...]

1003, 2013

Boden Shopping Party (20% discount!)

By | 10th March 2013|Categories: Ashington|Comments Off on Boden Shopping Party (20% discount!)

Back in the autumn I held a Boden shopping party at my home and due to its success I am holding another one this month. The Boden shopping party will be held at 10 Fairfield Road on Tuesday 26th March from 9.30am to 2pm and in the evening from 8 – 9.30pm. There will be approx 500 items of mostly wom [...]

1003, 2013

Add Your Own Event To The Diary

By | 10th March 2013|Categories: Ashington|Comments Off on Add Your Own Event To The Diary

Do you have an event that you'd like to tell everyone about? Well, here's the place!   The brand new Ashington Village website now accepts your events directly - just fill in the form and away you go! You can even include a map to the venue and photos to go with it! To list your event go to: www.ash [...]

1003, 2013

The All New Swap Shop is here

By | 10th March 2013|Categories: Ashington|Comments Off on The All New Swap Shop is here

I am very pleased to announce that the all new Ashington Village website is now in Beta testing. This includes the Swap Shop - just visit the website and you can list your own items, add some photos and away you go.   After our team checks that the advert is suitable for a community website it will [...]

1209, 2012

Ashington Village Newsletter – week 38 – 12-09-12

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The newsletter for residents living in and around Ashington, West Sussex.Friday 19th September 2010 Hello and welcome.Your newsletter this week has five sections:Village & Local NewsForthcoming Special EventsRegular Weekly EventsPolice & Neighbourhood WatchUseful Telephone NumbersThe online [...]

2110, 2011

Ashington Village Newsletter 2011 – week 43

By | 21st October 2011|Categories: Ashington|Comments Off on Ashington Village Newsletter 2011 – week 43

The newsletter for residents living in and around Ashington, West Sussex. 611 SUBSCRIBERS The SwapShop The Swap Shop has now got its very own web page - please visit it here to see this months entries. Find out about The Ashington Village Club at our website. 12th Nov - Robbie Tribute 10th or 17th D [...]

1410, 2011

Ashington Village Newsletter 2011 – week 42

By | 14th October 2011|Categories: Ashington|Comments Off on Ashington Village Newsletter 2011 – week 42

The newsletter for residents living in and around Ashington, West Sussex. The SwapShop The Swap Shop has now got its very own web page - please visit it here to see this months entries. Find out about The Ashington Village Club at our website. 15th Oct - Line Dancing 12th Nov - Robbie Tribute10th or [...]

1010, 2011

Ashington Village Newsletter 2011 – week 41

By | 10th October 2011|Categories: Ashington|Comments Off on Ashington Village Newsletter 2011 – week 41

Home Contacts Newsletter Diary Events ABC Swap Shop Sponsors Email Subscribe The newsletter for residents living in and around Ashington, West Sussex. 609 SUBSCRIBERS The SwapShop The Swap Shop has now got its very own web page - please visit it here to see this months entries. Find out about The As [...]

310, 2011

Ashington Village Newsletter 2011 – week 40

By | 3rd October 2011|Categories: Ashington|Comments Off on Ashington Village Newsletter 2011 – week 40

  Home Contacts Newsletter Diary Events ABC Swap Shop Sponsors Email Subscribe The newsletter for residents living in and around Ashington, West Sussex. 606 SUBSCRIBERS The SwapShop The Swap Shop has now got its very own web page - please visit it here to see this months entries. Find out about [...]

2309, 2011

Ashington Village Newsletter – week 38 – 11-09-23

By | 23rd September 2011|Categories: Ashington|Comments Off on Ashington Village Newsletter – week 38 – 11-09-23

Home Contacts Newsletter Diary Events ABC Swap Shop Sponsors Email Subscribe The newsletter for residents living in and around Ashington, West Sussex. 599 SUBSCRIBERS   The SwapShop The Swap Shop has now got its very own web page - please visit it here to see this months entries.     Find out about [...]

2210, 2010

Ashington Village Newsletter – week 44 – 10-10-22

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The newsletter for residents living in and around Ashington, West Sussex. Friday 22nd October2010   Hello and welcome.   Your newsletter this week has six sections, the new one added by special request of the Ashington Residents Association: Village & Local News Forthcoming Special Events Regula [...]

1510, 2010

Ashington Village Newsletter – week 43 – 10-10-15

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The newsletter for residents living in and around Ashington, West Sussex. Friday 15th October2010   Hello and welcome.   Your newsletter this week has five sections: Village & Local News Forthcoming Special Events Regular Weekly Events Police & Neighbourhood Watch Useful Telephone Numbers Th [...]

810, 2010

Ashington Village Newsletter – week 41 – 10-10-03

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Hello and welcome.   Your newsletter this week has five sections: Village & Local News Forthcoming Special Events Regular Weekly Events Police & Neighbourhood Watch Useful Telephone Numbers The online calendar can be found at: Ashington Events Calendar.   Sunday 10th October - Stri [...]

110, 2010

Ashington Village Newsletter – week 41 – 10-10-01

By | 1st October 2010|Categories: Ashington|Comments Off on Ashington Village Newsletter – week 41 – 10-10-01

The newsletter for residents living in and around Ashington, West Sussex. Friday 1st October 2010   Hello and welcome.   Your newsletter this week has five sections: Village & Local News Forthcoming Special Events Regular Weekly Events Police & Neighbourhood Watch Useful Telephone Numbers Th [...]

2409, 2010

Ashington Village Newsletter – week 40 – 10-09-24

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The newsletter for residents living in and around Ashington, West Sussex. Friday 24th September 2010   Hello and welcome.   Your newsletter this week has five sections: Village & Local News Forthcoming Special Events Regular Weekly Events Police & Neighbourhood Watch Useful Telepho [...]

1209, 2010

Ashington Village Newsletter – week 38 – 10-09-10

By | 12th September 2010|Categories: Ashington|Comments Off on Ashington Village Newsletter – week 38 – 10-09-10

The newsletter for residents living in and around Ashington, West Sussex. Friday 10th September 2010   Hello and welcome.   Your newsletter this week has five sections: Village & Local News Forthcoming Special Events Regular Weekly Events Police & Neighbourhood Watch Useful Telephone Numbers [...]