Would you be interested in becoming a councillor and contributing to the well-being of Ardingly? If you are over 21 and live or work in the Parish, you are eligible to stand. Ardingly is a beautiful village which relies on residents like you to be involved in shaping its future. If you are interested in representing the views of local people, want to use your business or personal skills and expertise to contribute to your community please consider becoming a Councillor for Ardingly. For more information please contact the Parish Clerk on 01444 226209 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Nominations close on April 9th at 4 pm.
The next meeting will be on Tuesday 14th April in Hapstead Hall at 7.45pm. Jackie Marsh-Hobbs will present a talk on “Brighton Pavilion”. Admission non-members: £3. All are welcome!
The results are in! Ardingly Parish voted in favour of the Neighbourhood Plan. We had 498 votes in total with one spoilt paper. This was a 35.1% turnout which was fantastic. 438 voted in favour and 59 voted against, which meant 88% of those that voted were in favour.
Thank you for all those that took the time to vote and thank you to all those that gave their input on what really is a plan that the neighbourhood created.
Ardingly Open Gardens event will be held on the 20th June 2015 between 11 am and 5 pm. If you are interested in joining in this annual event and opening your garden for visitors to admire please contact Carol Grossman on 01444 416707 or email email@example.com Refreshments including tea, cakes and light lunches on the day will be provided in the Church Centre.
Calling everyone who uses our local footpaths …………………….
as you walk our local footpath network the Parish Council would appreciate if you can report any issues you might see, such as signage, overgrown paths or broken stiles, etc. Please report these issues to the Parish Clerk on 01444 226209 or firstname.lastname@example.org stating the footpath, location and issue. These details will then be passed to WSCC foothpath rangers who will arrange the appropriate maintenance to be carried out.
Please help keep our footpaths in a state of repair that we can all enjoy them ! Thank you.