The ANNUAL PARISH MEETING – CONNECTING & VOLUNTEERING IN OUR COMMUNITY will be held on Monday 22nd May at 7.00pm at Village Centre, Trinity Road, Hurstpierpoint, BN6 9UY.
Sarah Groom, Clerk to the Council
7:00pm: Doors open for members of the public to browse stands and for refreshments.
7.30pm: Event Opening – Cllr Helen Bedford
Welcome – Cllr Claire Majsai
7:35pm: Cllr Malcolm Llewellyn – Chairman of the Full Council.
7.40pm: Open forum for questions to the Chairs of Committees.
8.05pm: PCSO Chelsea Greenfield, Sussex Police: The role of the PCSO’s in the community.
8:10pm – One-minute pitches* – Why we volunteer:
Charlotte Wilson – Hurst Rethink
Lottie Green – Hurst Meadows Volunteer
Bob Sampson – Parish Councillor/Hurst Players
Will Kemp – Melting Pot Cafe
Shaun Hole – Sayers Common Community Shop
8:20pm: One-minute pitches* – Volunteer Groups – Who we are/Opportunities.
Martin Sadler – Hurstpierpoint Horticultural Society
Lindsay Thompson – Councillor/Hurst Traders
Lyn – Paws & Claws Animal Charity
Lona Macdonald – St Lawrence Fair
Bridget Hamilton – Cycling without Age
Marcus Martin – Sussex Vale Rotary Club
Michael Nailard – Woodland Flora & Fauna Group
Sue Elrick – Holy Trinity Church Bell Ringers
Alan Hoare/Dave Bishop – The Monday Group
Avril Roberts – St Peter & St James Hospice
Jo Kearns – Hurst Players
Donna Willis – Community Engagement Co-op Group
Gail Millar – Befriended
Nicola Brotherton – Mid Sussex Older Persons Council
8:50pm – Refreshments/Open Forum – questions and answers for all the speakers.
*Pitches subject to change