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Southdown Nursery Summer Fayre15th June 2019Annual Summer Fayre
Cellophane Flowers: The Beatles Revisited14th June 2019Friday 14th June - 20:00 to 22:15 - Steyning Centre, Fletchers Croft, Steyning
This is my Theatre: Romeo & Juliet12th June 2019Wednesday 12th June - 19:30 - 21:00 St Botolph's Church, Annington Road, Botolphs, Nr Steyning
Community Film Night: The Favourite.5th June 2019Wednesday 5th June - 19:30 - 22:00 - The Steyning Centre, Fletchers Croft, Steyning
The Chapel Choir of the Royal Holloway Perform In Steyning2nd June 2019Sunday 2nd June - 18:00 - 21:00. Steyning Parish Church.
Steyning Downland Scheme Fundraising Dinner9th May 2019The Sussex Produce Company on Thursday 9th May.
Community Film Night: Bohemian Rhapsody.3rd May 2019Friday 3rd May - 19:30 - 22:00 The Steyning Centre, Fletchers Croft, Steyning
Book Reviews: May 20191st May 2019Summer reading options.
Upper Beeding Primary School: World Book Day 2019.1st May 2019The children and staff at Upper Beeding Primary School had a fantastic day celebrating World Book Day.
Steyning Country Fair1st May 2019Monday 27th May - 11:00 - 16:00 - High Street, Steyning
Steyning Drama Club: Mixed Doubles.1st May 2019Come and see us perform at the Steyning Country Fair on Bank Holiday Monday, 27th May, in the Steyning Centre for two 20 minute slots at 11.30 and 12.30
Future of the Steyning Festival.1st May 2019To ensure the Festival’s future we need to enlist the help of a lot more people, because currently we simply do not have enough and the Festival will not run.
Creating New Homes for Nature.1st May 2019The area around the Steyning Downland Scheme Gateway building has been transformed into a wildlife haven, thanks to a grant from the Wilson Memorial Trust.
Help make Steyning, Bramber and Beeding ‘Plastic Free’.1st May 2019Spring was in the air and the April Farmer’s Market was buzzing for the launch of a new campaign to make Steyning, Bramber and Beeding ‘Plastic Free Communities’.
Thousands Enjoy a day of Happiness.1st May 2019Sunday 24th March dawned in Steyning - a beautiful sunny day, laced with excitement. Steyning was a buzz with anticipation as vast crowds gathered.
Wendy Clarke: Out of Adversity is Born a Writer.1st May 2019Seven years ago, through adversity, my life took a new direction. I didn’t find it, it found me, and I’m proof that it’s never too late to follow a different path.
Upper Beeding Primary School: Spain Class initiative1st May 2019Upper Beeding Primary School Before Christmas, Year 5/6 children in Spain Class at Upper Beeding Primary School wrote letters to the elderly community who attend The Hub Café at the local Baptist Church to tell them all about their plans for Christmas and to cheer them up.
2019 Steyning Art Trail: Appreciating the Art Trail – some top tips1st May 2019Summer’s coming and that means there’s an artistic treat ahead – the 2019 Steyning Art Trail begins on May 25th at the end of the May Bank Holiday weekend.
Gardening Journal: Plant of the Month: Geranium Patricia.1st May 2019May often seems like the beginning of the summer, however it is a month where you can still see evidence of spring in our gardens too.
The Poor of the Parish of Wiston1st May 2019On 10th February in 1831 the vicar of Wiston, the Reverend George Wells, sat down in front of a committee of the House of Lords
Age UK Horsham District: Strictly Vintage Tea Dance1st May 2019Strictly Vintage Tea Dance raises just under £3,000 for local charity!
Rough Runner Obstacle Course...13th April 2019Dates: 13th & 14th April 2019: Ever watched Total Wipeout, Ninja Warriors or Gladiators... and fancied giving it a go yourself?
Steyning Community Orchard Blossom Day Saturday 27th April 2019.1st April 2019Steyning Community Orchard will be celebrating spring with a Blossom Day Picnic on Saturday 27th April from 12 noon to 2 pm. in the Memorial Playing Field.
Book Reviews: April 20191st April 2019April Book Recommendations
Gardening Journal: Plant of The Month – Ceanothus Concha1st April 2019April is always the month I feel we leave winter behind us.
Enjoy the Songs of the Dawn on Steyning Downland Scheme.1st April 2019Beginners and experienced birders are always welcome to join the regular monthly bird surveys. For more information, contact Bob Platt at bobplatt69@gmail.com
Counting Sheep.1st April 2019It is unwise – as we shall see - to try to count sheep after drinking home-made wine. But counting sheep – or, indeed any other animals – is and always was important to the owners of the flocks.
Steyning and District Good Neighbours Association1st April 2019Are you public spirited?
Local Business Focus: Calabash Residential Cleaning.1st April 2019A residential cleaning company based in West Sussex was set up 10 years ago by Sarah Gardner, a local mum.
Local Business Focus: G A Lomer & Son Celebrate 40 years of trading in 20191st April 2019As a family run business we are very proud of our achievements thanks to the support and loyalty of our customers and our remarkable team.
Steyning Bowls Club: FREE Taster Sessions.1st April 2019Every Thursday during May at 18:00
Bramber & Beeding: A Norman Invasion.1st April 2019To book those all important tickets and find out more details of session timings etc, please visit the Steyning & District Community Partnership website at: www.steyningsouthdowns.co.uk
Local Choir News: Cantatrice, Kaleidoscope Singers and Vocal Fusion.1st April 2019It’s a busy few months for three choirs in Steyning.
Is it time to declare a climate emergency?1st April 2019'Our house is on fire!' This was how Swedish schoolgirl Greta Thunberg began her powerful speech to the World Economic Forum at Davos in January. Launch of a ‘Plastic Free’ campaign in Steyning, Bramber and Beeding – 6th April.
Steyning Athletic Club: Steyning Stinger Marathon & Half Marathon1st April 2019Sunday 3rd March, 2019, was the 18th edition of the event.
Steyning Book Lovers Week1st April 201915th – 22nd June 2019
Steyning-in-Bloom1st April 2019The crowd funding site will close on the 12th of April 2019 so please view today and if possible please make a donation.
Shout it Out Book Awards, picture books for children and library visit1st April 2019
THE OPERA comes to Steyning this Summer for an evening of glorious music and ballet.1st April 2019Chanctonbury Chorus will be performing a “Night At The Opera” in association with the Kopinski Ballet Academy on Saturday May 11, 2019.
Steyning Parish Council: NOTICE OF ANNUAL PARISH MEETING FOR STEYNING18th March 2019The Annual Parish Meeting for Steyning will be held in the Saxon Room, at the Steyning Centre, Fletchers Croft, Church Street, Steyning, West Sussex BN44 3XZ
Rough Runner UK's only game-show inspired obstacle course is coming13th March 2019Rough Runner is a new breed of event. We’ve all done the 10k’s and half marathons, and some will have even done an obstacle event before. But not like this. Rough Runner will punish you of course, but gratuitous pain you won’t find here. Instead, the events are inspired by all those gameshows we love – Takeshi’s Castle, Wipeout, Gladiator, Ninja Warrior and more. So if you’ve ever wanted to try them out for yourself (we did!), here’s your chance.
Steyning Parish Council: MAKE A CHANGE TO STEYNING, BECOME A LOCAL COUNCILLOR12th March 2019Steyning Parish Council is calling on residents, passionate about their community to stand in the local elections in 2019.
Book Reviews: March 20191st March 2019March Book Recommendations
Henfield Theatre Company: Play - Full Circle1st March 2019Thursday 14th March - 19:45 - 22:15 - The Henfield Hall, Coopers Way, Henfield
Wealden Railway Group1st March 2019Sunday 10th March - 10:00 - 16:30 Coombe Court, The Steyning Centre, Fletchers Croft, Steyning
Blue Idol Quaker Meeting House: Film of the Restoration1st March 2019Saturday 2nd March - 14:30 - 16:00 Procter Saxon Room, Steyning Centre, Steyning
Barclays Bank Closure1st March 2019By now most people in Steyning will be aware that our last bank, Barclays, will be closing in March - just a few weeks away.
Cuthman Lecture: Why Information and Communication is Crucial to Developing Countries1st March 2019Thursday 21st March - 19:30 - 21:00 Steyning Parish Church, The Penfold Hall, Church Street, Steyning
Cruse Bereavement Care West Sussex: Spring Fayre1st March 2019Saturday 9th March - 10:30 - 15:00 Cuthman Hall, Christ the King R.C. Church, Bramber Road, Steyning
Steyning Community Orchard: Pruning your Apple Trees1st March 2019
Gardening Journal: Plant of The Month – Bergenia1st March 2019March brings life back into the garden after the dormancy of the winter. Trees and shrubs start to wake up from their winter hibernation, with the bulbs sending out carpets of colour under the canopy of the mature trees and shrubs
Green Drinks - Greening Steyning: How to build a nuclear power station1st March 2019
Museum archives: Smells of Steyning1st March 2019The agricultural nature of the community – and the smells that went with it – can be judged from reports on court proceedings during the 15th century.
The Steyning Society: Julia Simpson - An illustrated talk ‘Secrets of the Silk Road’1st March 2019Friday 15th March - 19:30 - 21:15 Steyning Centre, Fletchers Croft, Steyning
Vintage Years: AGM & talk on Country Crafts and Music1st March 2019Friday 1st March - 01:45 - 16:00 Steyning Centre, Fletchers Croft, Steyning
Steyning Downland Scheme: Tree Conundrums1st March 2019Ash dieback, also known as Chalara dieback of ash, is a serious disease that is killing ash across Europe.
Steyning book lovers Week1st March 201915- 22 June Horsham District Year of Culture 2019 A week-long celebration of all things bookish!
Steyning Welcomes Super Cars and Super Food1st March 2019Sunday March 24th is set to be a real “mix of national flags” event - French, Italian, American & British.
Morgan & West: The Time Travelling Magicians: Brain boggling illusion and good old-fashioned tomfoolery1st March 2019Friday 29th March - 18:30 - 20:30 Steyning Grammar School Auditorium, Shooting Field
Vintahe Years Quiz: Do you know your Towns and Cities?1st March 2019Vintage Years Quiz: results of the quiz that closed on the 20th January
Community Film Night: A STAR IS BORN1st March 2019Wednesday 3rd April - 19:30 - 22:00 Steyning Centre, Fletchers Croft, Steyning
International Happiness Day: How To Be Happier!1st March 2019International Happiness Day falls on March 20th this year and after a long cold winter, we could all do with an extra dose of happiness to lead us into Spring.
Steyning Athletic Club: Annual awards 2nd February 2019.1st March 2019Winner of the main award (‘Best Overall Performer’) was Ian Richards, whose race-walking achievements in 2018 included setting two new world records on consecutive days in the British masters championships in Birmingham in August
Bike Stuff...1st March 2019As an old veteran of the road advised me once: ‘You never regret going out on your bike’.
Come and meet the ladies of the Sugar and Spice Club1st February 2019Washington Village Memorial hall, School lane, Washington Doors open at 19:00 for a 19:30 start and ends at about 21:30
Strictly Vintage 1940’s & 1950’s Tea Dance1st February 2019Saturday 30th March 14:00 - 17:00, doors open 13:45 The Drill Hall, Denne Road, Horsham, RH12 1JF
Celebrating the launch of Steyning Drama Club1st February 2019Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th March 2019 at the Steyning Centre, Fletcher’s Croft, Steyning
Long Nose Puppet Magic Show1st February 2019Saturday 16th February 2019 at 14:00 Steyning Centre, Fletchers Croft, Steyning
Steyning in Bloom: A Bright Ideas Quiz1st February 2019
Steyning Parish Council: Needs new volunteers to come forward to stand as Parish Councillors1st February 2019
Steyning Country Fair1st February 2019Monday 27th May 11:00 - 16:00 - Steyning High Street
Community Film Night: Screening KING OF THIEVES1st February 2019Wednesday 6th March - 19:30 - 22:00 Steyning Centre, Fletchers Croft, Steyning
Book Reviews: February 20191st February 2019Recommended reading for chilly February...
Gardening Journal: Plant of the month – Daphne odora aureomarginata1st February 2019February can be one of the coldest months of the year but one of the best parts of the gardening year. It conjures thoughts of cold, wet, grey wintry days however the emerging spring bulbs provide a glimpse of the colour with a hint of what’s to come in the following year.
Museum archives: Divisive and Troubled Times1st February 2019Conspiracies, intolerance of other people’s views, intransigence and confrontation; the Civil War in the 17th century was one of the unhappiest episodes in our history. And, yes, they do seem to have uncomfortable resonances today.
Upper Beeding Primary school travelled back in time...1st February 2019Children from Upper Beeding Primary school travelled back in time to experience what it would have been like in a Victorian classroom.
How Sompting Abbotts is growing a generation of bookworms...1st February 2019Children at Sompting Abbotts have taken over the running of their school library. The project is a bid to counter the reading decline due to digital devices. It has worked. Their enthusiasm for books has soared!
Steyning Community Orchard: The story of ‘Steyning Scarlet’ & 'Steyning Late Greening'1st February 2019Steyning now has its own Apple Varieties:
Bramber Parish Council: Highways and Public Rights of Way21st January 2019A reminder to property owners regarding the obstruction of highways and public rights of way.
Horsham District Year of Culture Reading Challenge9th January 2019West Sussex Libraries present the Horsham District Year of Culture Reading Challenge, running in all seven Horsham district libraries. Whether you're in a reading rut, looking to kick start a reading habit or just want to find something new to read, everyone is welcome to join the challenge. Sign up in Steyning or any other Horsham district library.
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