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The latest news and stories from West Stoke

Councillors Reject Unpopular A27 Scheme
At a special meeting on Wednesday 27 September, Chichester District Council members refused the temptation to back Highways England’s Option 2 and see the £250m funding restored. With West Sussex County Council highly likely to do the same and with the backing of MP Gillian Keegan, the city will turn its back on the unpopular...
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Bogus Police Officers Target City
Residents are being warned about bogus phone callers pretending to be police officers. The warning follows more than £20,000 being stolen from three residents in our area. In a statement police said the fraud involves the pretend police officers getting people to hand over money to couriers. Police say that one elderly lady had a...
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South Downs Local Plan Pre-Submission Consultation 26 September – 21 November 2017
The South Downs National Park Authority has published the Pre-Submission version of the South Downs Local Plan for public consultation. This is your final chance to have your say on the Local Plan, before it is submitted to Government in 2018. This is the first Local Plan to cover the entire South Downs National Park....
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Closures in September 2015
The Kingley Vale Car Park will be closed for urgent work from Monday September 14th until Friday September 15th. The railway crossing at Stein Road, Southbourne will be closed during the night of 24th -25th September 2015  in order to allow for a wire rope to be changed at the top of CCTV column at crossing....
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Road closures next week – where can you go?
We have now received fuller information. Traffic due to each of these closures will be diverted through EAST ASHLING. Moutheys Lane, East Ashling between the junctions Clay Lane and B2178 is temporarily prohibited from 6th February 2015 for 2 day for carriageway pre surface dressing (div route: B2178, B2146 and Clay Lane).Lye Lane, East ASHLING...
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Volunteer Reserve Wardens for Kingley Vale(3 placements)
Kingley Vale National Nature Reserve (NNR), West Stoke, West Sussex.  Do you want to help protect the wildlife of a beautiful nature reserve? Do you want to learn about ancient trees and rare species? Would you like to share your passion for wildlife with others? Would you like to get involved in the local community?...
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Another successful Cream Teas for Charity
Thank you everyone who supported our fundraising tea for Combat Stress last Sunday. It was quite breezy on the day (see attached pic.), but the rain held off enough to have a number of riders and walkers dropping in as well as our friends and regular customers. We even had a rider who secured her...
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Greenpeace Fracking Block
The fracking block has grown to nearly 30,000 people. But two-thirds of the country has been earmarked for fracking (including West Stoke) and vast areas are still not properly protected. Can you share this email with your friends and ask them to join too?...
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Stoke Road to be Closed on April 9th
Temporary Road Closure. Traffic on Stoke Road, West Stoke is temporarily prohibited from 9th April 2014. This closure is necessary to allow pre surface dressing patching to be safely undertaken. It is anticipated the works will be completed in 1 day. Residential/Pedestrian/Emergency access will be maintained....
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Temporary Road Closure – Stoke Road
Stoke Road, West Stoke is temporarily prohibited from 10th February 2014. This closure is necessary to allow pre surface dressing patching to take place.It is anticipated the works will be completed in 2 days.  Residential/Pedestrian/Emergency access will be maintainedThis notice will be effective for a maximum of 5 days from the date given above.Any queries about the nature of the works or the effect of the closure on traffic using the...
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Downs Road, Funtington Road Closure
The use of Downs Road, Funtington between Woodend and Stoke Road is temporarily prohibited from 2nd May 2014, thsi closure is necessary to allow BT to repair a customer connection. It is anticipated that the works will be completed in a day. Any queries about the effect of the closure should be addressed to WSCC...
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Theft in West Stoke
West Stoke: Downs Road Theft: Between 2:30pm and 3:30pm 26/01, a vehicle parked in above location was broken into and handbag stolen. Did you see or hear anything? Sussex police reference 1004 26/01/2014 refers. (News for Police Newsletter)...
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New Trustees for FDDC
Sheena King and Richard Elwes have been appointed as  trustees of the new Funtington District Community Centre...
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