Minutes of the meeting held 27 July 2016, at 10am, Valley Social Club, Whitehawk Way, BN2

Present :
Lyn Bennett, Toya Regan, KIran Safjan, Patrick McKenna, Sue Bowes(BHCC), Yuri Lopez (Cooperative Store Manager), Mark Shadwell (Cooperative Stores Regional Manager), Sgt. Simon Marchant Sussex Police, Chris El Shabba (Chair), Michael Wynne,

1 Chris welcomed all attending

2 Apologies:
Insp Ransome, PCSO Colin Carr (both Sussex Police), Ben Cann (Restorative Justice Support Team, Katie Wheatley, Anne Glow, Angie Preston, Doris Connaway, Jan Nowak, Ben Cann, Colin Tribe, Matt Easteal

No apologies were received from Due East Ward Councilors or Simon Kirby, MP


Walter May House 1-32, Whitehawk Road Drop in for a free cuppa and a natter Everybody Welcome !

• Your chance to find out what's going on in the local community and to have your say on the issues affecting you

•Launch of new small grants for local community groups whose work improves health and wellbeing


If you want to pop along but need some help getting there please contact Graham Allen,

Community Development Worker 01273 272767 07753 296072

fire brigade

Brighton & Hove City Council and East Sussex Fire & Rescue Service are teaming up to offer free electric blanket testing, from Tuesday 20 September to Thursday 22 September.

It may still be summer weather - but now is a good time for anyone who uses an electric blanket to plan ahead to ensure it is safe and sound to use this winter. One in four electric blankets tested in Brighton and Hove have been found to be unsafe in previous testings.

Read more: free electric blanket testing,

As part of the update to the website, we are looking for images to adorn the front page.
The images should be able to be cropped to size around 980px × 350px and landscape orientated pictures are best

You can submit any picture you like as long as it depicts the area oer life in the area. There is no prize or fee for this appeal, just a credit on the main page .
You need to register on the site to upload the image so we can properly credit you . upload them at this link http://dueeast.org.uk/photo-upload

Read more: Photographs wanted