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Category Archives: Worthing West

Self-service terminals are being installed at Chichester Library

Black History Month celebrated in West Sussex libraries

Libraries in West Sussex are helping to mark this year’s Black History Month by showcasing a number of top acts. The worldwide event, held throughout October, originated in 1920s America to remember important black and ethnic people before moving to the UK 25 years ago. Several branches in the county are celebrating the yearly festival […]

New help sessions target Worthing’s Eastern Europeans

Eastern Europeans in Worthing are being urged to sign-up to new ‘tea and chat’ help sessions next month. It is part of plans to understand the experiences of immigrants living and working in the UK. The meetings, held in the Guildbourne Centre’s IT Workshop, are being organised by the Library Service and adult learning enterprise […]

Sidney Walter Centre handed over to the community thanks to Irene Richards

The Sidney Walter Centre in Worthing has been handed over to the community from West Sussex County Council as part of the Active Communities initiative. The Centre has been formally handed over to the Trustees of the Sidney Walter Centre. A ceremony marking the handover took place last Thursday (September 20), with County Council Leader […]

Worthing High Academy Parents Action Group letter to Chair of Governors Tony Cohen

WHAAG (Worthing High Academy Action Group) today challenges Tony Cohen, Chair of Governors at Worthing High to be straightforward and transparent about recent events at the school. WHAAG has only ever sought to ask challenging and relevant questions about the school’s academy conversion application and its consultation with parents and the community, most of which remain […]

£7,000 funding awarded to Eastern Arun organisations

Grants totalling more than £7,000 have been handed out to local groups and organisations in the Eastern Arun area from local County Councillors. The Community Initiative Funding was agreed by the Councillors at a meeting of the Joint Eastern Arun Area Committee. The grants were: •        Arun and Chichester Citizens Advice Bureau, £2,000 towards sessional […]

Worthing Liberal Democrats Weekly Newsletter – 16th to 22nd September 2012

Articles for the past week: Leader:  Back to school News this past week:  1. Decoy Farm Dropped From Waste Plan 2. West Sussex Mediation Service AGM 3. Lib Dem Autumn Conference WORTHING LIBERAL DEMOCRATS WEEKLY NEWSLETTER 16TH TO 22ND SEPTEMBER 2012     Lib Dems will keep Worthing’s services local     Lib Dems will get on with bringing our town […]

Pond Lane Park Refit

“I would like to thank all the people on the Pond Lane Action Group for their hard work in making the dream of a new play area in Pond Lane Park a reality. I would especially like to thank Katie Neil for insuring that we achieved the funding for the project. All the Durrington residents […]

Don’t Cut Us Out wins crucial Council debate on cuts in care support

Don’t Cut Us Out campaigners across West Sussex have forced a debate on funding for social care when County Councillors next meet on Friday October 19. The campaign group led by professional social workers, carers and those within the medical profession, have collected more than 5,000 signatures for a petition protesting against the deeply damaging […]

Self-service terminals are being installed at Chichester Library

Revamp to give Durrington Library new look

Plans to redecorate and improve Durrington Library will see the branch temporarily shut next month. The closure, which starts at 5pm on Friday October 12, will also see a number of new self-service machines fitted. It is the latest West Sussex branch to get the terminals – which help readers borrow and return books themselves […]

Worthing Liberal Democrats Weekly Newsletter – 9th to 15th September 2012

Apologies for late issue – Normal service to be resumed next week Articles for the past week: Leader:  Rotten to the Core News this past week: 1. Worthing Lib Dems Urge Residents To Claim Free Heating Help 2. Core Strategy Punctured 3. Empty Shops Below National Average? 4. Flooding Update 5. Referendum Disallowed 6. Sewage Inquiry To Go Ahead […]