West Chiltington Parish Council November News

West Chiltington, West Sussex

Meet your Parish Councillors – Saturday 1st December 2018

The Parish Council will be holding a Meet and Greet event on Saturday 1st December at the West Chiltington Cricket Pavilion from 10am to 12 noon. This is your chance to come and chat to your councillors in an informal setting, with refreshments on offer. We love meeting as many residents as possible and sharing what the council has been doing over the past year, ahead of the budget plan for next year.

Do you know anyone in need of a new home in West Chiltington?

The building has started of 14 new dwellings, 6 of which will be Shared Ownership affordable houses at Steele Close. There will also be 2 flats and 6 houses for rent through Saxon Weald. Please look out for the Marketing Launch in the next couple of months and tell anyone you know with a close connection to West Chiltington and the surrounding villages, who may be interested in purchasing or renting one of these properties.

Rural Housing Trust Ltd specialises in rural shared ownership housing – affordable housing for local people. If you would like to apply for one of these new homes, you can go to the website for information and our Parish Clerk can take names of those interested. These homes are aimed exclusively at people with a local ‘close connection’ for the first 3 months of marketing. www.ruralhousing.org.uk

Was your child born between 1 September 2014 and 31 August 2015?

If so, then he or she is eligible to start school in September 2019. Apply online! It’s simple, convenient and timesaving. If your application is received after the deadline of Tuesday 15 January 2019 your chance of securing a place at one of your preference schools could be seriously affected.  Contact 03330 142903 for more info. Apply online now – the deadline is 15 January 2019 www.westsussex.gov.uk/admissions

Recruitment is open for new Sussex Police officers

Do you want to make a difference to your local community? Now is your chance to apply. Sussex Police has opened a new round of police officer recruitment as it starts to allocate the £17m released from reserves and the extra precept contributions from local households. 800 police officers will be recruited over the next four years, which means that by 2022 Sussex will have 200 more police officers than we have today To apply go to: www.sussex.police.uk/jobs/police-officers

To contact us: Tel: 01798 817434 clerk@wcpc.org.uk    The Parish Office, Church Street, West Chiltington, RH20 2JW. Normally open Tue-Thu 10am–2pm. (Please phone before visiting). Website: wcpc.org.uk


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