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Balcombe Sunflower Competition

Balcombe Sunflower Competition

Balcombe Sunflower Competition is back for 2020! 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…

Earth Day – Fight today for a better future tomorrow

Earth Day – Fight today for a better future tomorrow

As we mark 50 years, join us for an Earth Day unlike any other

Make a Donation to Balcombe Primary School with Amazon Smile

Make a Donation to Balcombe Primary School with Amazon Smile

Dear Parents, We hope you are all well during isolation.  If you make lots of orders on Amazon.co.uk we have now set up a way your chosen charity can be the Balcombe School PTA. Please Click here to add us https://smile.amazon.co.uk/ch/1099358-0 It should be a super easy way…

Neighbourhood Watch –  Well done everyone

Neighbourhood Watch – Well done everyone

Neighbourhood Watch Article Well done to Balcombe!  We already had good social networking in the village, partly due various clubs and activities including the Neighbourhood Watch Scheme.  Thanks to these community groups working together we have established ‘Balcombe Care’ which organises a daily pick up…

Keep your photos coming in….

Keep your photos coming in….

We want to see more of your photos of the village and village life… email editors@balcombe.community

Food Bank Delivery – Thank you Balcombe

Food Bank Delivery – Thank you Balcombe

Your generosity keeps coming, well done residents. This Monday (4th May) we had the biggest collection ever, it was hard to fit everything in the car.The collection box will remain on our doorstep at Beechcroft in Stockcroft Road and there is now also one at…

MSDC Garden Bonfires – Be considerate

MSDC Garden Bonfires – Be considerate

Smoke Issues Coronavirus (Covid-19) Update – During this time when the Government are instructing us all to stay at home, we are strongly recommending that no one has a bonfire. With more people at home and COVID-19 increasing the susceptibility of people to smoke due…

VILLAGE TREASURE HUNT

VILLAGE TREASURE HUNT

BIG thanks to Rob McIntyre who has created a village treasure hunt that can be done with the kids and will make your daily allowance of exercise that more fun. We have the answers to round one and will give everyone 2 weeks to find…

Garden Waste Collections – Temporarily paused

Garden Waste Collections – Temporarily paused

Dear Colleagues,  I am writing to you to inform you that, unfortunately, the Council must temporarily pause garden waste collections from Monday 13 April. Customers are being directly advised by letter (a copy of which is attached) and more information about the pause in service will be…