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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.

PICNIC IN THE PARK for Platinum Jubilee

PICNIC IN THE PARK for Platinum Jubilee

The spring weather is starting to shine, and our village Picnic in the Park is fast approaching. The event will mark Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee and is planned for SUNDAY 5th JUNE, in the recreation ground, running from 12 noon to 4pm or 

Balcombe Friends of Ukraine – we need your support

Balcombe Friends of Ukraine – we need your support

Group launches to help those fleeing war-torn Ukraine Families and individuals in Balcombe have come together to find out how they, and the village, can help people fleeing the war in Ukraine. Some 11 families that we know of have so far offered to host 

SUNFLOWER COMPETITION 2022

SUNFLOWER COMPETITION 2022

Balcombe Sunflower Competition is back for 2022! Balcombe Sunflower Competition is a fun, friendly challenge that encourages village residents to go head to head in a bid to see who can grow the tallest Sunflower. The competition is completely free to enter and is open 

Murder at The Manor – 30th April

Murder at The Manor – 30th April

Saturday 30th April – Victory Hall – 7pm The Victory Players and Balcombe Club have come together to present a 1920s-themed murder mystery buffet supper. The party starts at 7pm! Mingle with our cast of suspicious characters at this English country manor, and decide whodunnit. 

Repower Balcombe – Community Fund and AGM

Repower Balcombe – Community Fund and AGM

Since our foundation in 2013 we have donated in excess of £50,000 to local energy efficiency projects, including LED lighting in Bramble Hall and the Balcombe Club. We now have eight solar generation sites, with the hosts all benefiting from lower electricity costs whilst providing 

It’s time to think about your wellbeing

It’s time to think about your wellbeing

After the past couple of years and the rise in awareness around our general mental health, we talk to resident Gavin Demurger-Jones about wellbeing. A little bit about me: Describing myself, I am a middle-aged man, a father to two children who are both growing