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Welcome to the Balcombe Community website

Welcome to the Balcombe Community website

Get the inside info on the thinking behind the new Balcombe Community website.

STAY ALERT – DOGS BEING TAKEN

STAY ALERT – DOGS BEING TAKEN

A number of dogs have been snatched in and around Balcombe over the past month. On the hit list seems to be Terriers, Spaniels and Labradors. If you suspect something please report any vehicles or people to 101. Keep vigilant. Neighbourhood Watch

Would you like to volunteer at Wings Museum?

Would you like to volunteer at Wings Museum?

Wings Museum in Brantridge Lane serves as a permanent memorial to all those who served in World War Two and beyond. They are looking for volunteers to help them continue their good work. They are not asking for a big time commitment, just one day 

Christmas Market 19th December

Christmas Market 19th December

The Balcombe Christmas Tree Society – bringing festive spirit wherever possible Let’s not get (lock)down about Coronavirus. Because plans are afoot for a village Christmas celebration. Our Christmas tree and lights will soon be bringing cheer to the village, just in time for the reopening 

Lockdown Updates

Lockdown Updates

Hi All, with lockdown 2.0 upon us I just wanted to remind our residents that the volunteers of Balcombe Cares are still here for you. The volunteers will be doing a weekly run to the Handcross Dispensary to collect medications for anyone who has been 

Festive Update

Festive Update

By the time you read this we will, hopefully, have come to the end of the second Covid19 lockdown.  We are certainly living is strange times and it is likely our Christmas celebrations will be quite different this year.  However, we still need to be 

Let us help you….

Let us help you….

CALLING BALCOMBE BUSINESSES and GROUPS!! We want to help you. Let us know about any changes to your business new opening times, procedures, takeaway menus, offers etc.. If we all pull together we can get through these challenging times! Also let us know what support 

RHS: Parish Council

RHS: Parish Council

Dear all Bloom, IYN and Community Gardening groups, This year an amazing sense of community spirit has enabled people to face the difficulties of this dreadful pandemic together. Through Bloom, It’s Your Neighbourhood, and other community gardening activities you have laid the strong foundations that 

RHS: Guerilla Gardeners

RHS: Guerilla Gardeners

Dear all Bloom, IYN and Community Gardening groups, This year an amazing sense of community spirit has enabled people to face the difficulties of this dreadful pandemic together. Through Bloom, It’s Your Neighbourhood, and other community gardening activities you have laid the strong foundations that 

Telephone Box Library

Telephone Box Library

The village phone box renovation is now complete and open for business as a book swap and information point. Andy Scutt, Rick Evans and I have enjoyed doing the project (mostly!), and I would like to thank Rick and Andy for their support and help. 

Rydon Homes Update

Rydon Homes Update

The project commenced on 3rd August 2020 and we are constructing 16 No. houses a mix of 2, 3 and 4 bed houses as follows: – Plots 1 and 2 – 3 bed semi-detached houses with parking to front / side Plots 3-5 – 2 bed