Hawks Community Cafe grand reopening.

Hawks Community Cafe grand reopening Wednesday 22nd of November. Free gifts* - free raffle for £50 shopping voucher** - and ALL HOT DRINKS HALF PRICE ON THE OPENING DAY Read More

Whitehawk Inn

A COMMUNITY centre that supports vulnerable people in one of the most deprived parts of the city could be forced to close. The Whitehawk Inn provides adult education classes, support and advice for people living in east Brighton. But the centre, owned by Brighton Housing Trust, looks set to close at the end of March because the charity can no longer afford to run it. Residents and service users said they were saddened by the end of a vital amenity in Whitehawk. Read More

Our Neighbourhood Minutes 15th June 2017

Present: Anne Glow Jainene Healy Andy Silsby Apologies. Chris El Shabba, Angie Preston Attendance - Concern raised that some TAs are not aware of this meeting. It was explained that where a TA chair had given their contact details to SES they were included on the mailing however due to BHCC's Data Protection rules TA chairs contact details cannot be shared by their officers with outside agencies - SES follows the online guidance and provides information to the responsible RIO to be passed to the relevant person Read More

Work to Date.

Supporting local business - 18 months consulting and campaigning for changes to Parking restrictions on the Broadway to help preserve local shops.  Resulted in city wide policy change

introducing short term free parking for shoppers.

Developing local Industry - 2 years investigating potential for greater involvement in local decision making using the Estate Development Budget and using it to provide greater value and to stimulate the local economy.  Detailed Action Plan produced and with BHCC to decide if to implement.

Agreed Priorities for next three years (follows large scale community consultation). In addition to promotion of above Action plan: