Author Archives: JannetKing

Elm Disease – the new reality in Prestonville

Have you noticed the waist-high tree stumps, stripped of their bark, that have been appearing on our streets? Elm disease, which we all thought would never reach us in Brighton & Hove is now a reality and we need to … Continue reading

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Neighbourhood Care Scheme coming to Prestonville

“Knowing Sarah is visiting really lifts my day. She is cheerful, dependable, caring and good at pushing wheel chairs! We have really good conversations and never stop talking.” This is what Bea says about Sarah, a volunteer she met through … Continue reading

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Great Get Together – 18 June, midday onwards

A street party for the whole community is being organised as part of the Great Get Together movement, inspired by the memory of Jo Cox MP. It will be in area in front of the Chimney House pub, with all … Continue reading

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Big Euro Lunch

A hearty lunch, provided by The Real Junk Food Company, was enjoyed by around 100 people outside the Exeter Street Hall. Children played on the car-free road, while adults turned their minds to the upcoming referendum and their feelings about Europe. Young … Continue reading

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Book Club in the Pub

We meet upstairs in the Chimney House pub at 7.45, one Thursday a month, and generally talk about the book for about an hour. You will need to have read the book (or at least not mind hearing the ending!) in order to participate. … Continue reading

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Book Group in the Pub

We meet upstairs at The Chimney House pub, at the top of Buxton Road, at 7.45 on the third Thursday of every month, for an hour or so of relaxed discussion about the chosen book. You are welcome to join us. … Continue reading

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Community Picnic in the Park – 26 July

Looking forward to seeing you all in Dyke Road Park, near the tennis courts, from midday onwards on Sunday 26 July, at this annual event, organised by the PCA and St Luke’s. We will be laying on a barbecue (in … Continue reading

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Go Wild in the Park on 20 July

Plans are taking shape for the ‘bring and share’ community picnic, from midday onwards on Sunday 20 July, taking place next to the Community Garden by the tennis courts. As well as the serious business of eating and drinking, there … Continue reading

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PCA plans Community Picnic on 20 July

At our most recent Committee Meeting we discussed local issues and started making plans for a ‘Bring and Share’ Picnic in Dyke Road Park on 20 July with a natural history theme to which is everybody is welcome. Click on the … Continue reading

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BECOMING A ‘FRIEND OF PRESTONVILLE’

If you would like to help the finances of the Prestonville Community Association by making a small annual donation (£15 per household/£10 individual/£5 unwaged), please download a form here. Friends of Prestonville form If you feel able to make this … Continue reading

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