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MAY 2018 | Contents


06 What’s On listings


from the BN5 area

27 Local Interest 36

Tim Parsons Memorial Match

30 Charity

Pedal for Henfield


36 Local Interest Henfield’s new gallery

39 Local Interest Tony Adfield


42 Local Interest

“Little Shop of Horrors”

47 Local Interest Neighbourhood Plan


48 Local Interest Floral Fringe Fair

59 Local Interest

South of England Show



12 News



of advertisers

Many thanks to our editorial and photographic contributors this month; Martin Love, Neville de Moraes, Ray Osgood, Jean Jackman and Paul Samrah. Cover photograph from Pedal for Henfield with additional artwork by Helen Boosey. BN5 magazine is printed on 100% FSC approved managed forests paper at Gemini Print in Shoreham and is printed using vegetable-based inks.

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Our cover shows the Pedal for Henfield team looking happy and relaxed the night before they embarked on their marathon journey to Henfield from Paris. Read their story on page 30, how they battled the elements to reach their goal, as well as an incredible fundrasing total for the Henfield Haven and Henfield Leisure Centre. Their efforts are truly inspiring. We were sad to see the mess left after the ram-raid attack on Barclay’s Bank in Henfield High Street. Barclays have indicated that it’s business as usual in the branch, but understandably with recent bank closures and Barclays soon to be our ‘last bank standing’ in the village many people have concerns that this attack may hasten its demise. We really hope not. Please keep up to date by following our Facebook page and see the Sussex Police appeal for witnesses in the News section if you saw or heard anything that could help their investigations. You’ll notice BN5 is a little heavier this month, we have received a huge amount of editorial submissions and articles, this alongside an increase in advertisers has taken us to 80 pages. In future if we have a busy month BN5 will be a little bit bigger to fit everything in! We hope you enjoy the spring weather, it does feel as if the village is waking up in the sunshine. With lots of events, fairs and shows, our diary pages are packed with great things to do and see.


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If you have a local interest story for us please email editor@bn5magazine.co.uk. If your not-for-profit club, group or charity has an event you would like us to publish on our what’s on pages, please submit via our website www.henfieldbn5.co.uk, this gives you additional automatic website entry. Please note we no longer accept postal or email diary submissions due to potential inaccuracies when transcribing. Priority is given to local, charitable and non-repeating events when we are oversubscribed.

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What’s on | MAY 2018 Due to the number of events, some repeating events have been omitted. For a full listing of events, see www.henfieldbn5. co.uk. For the Haven’s programme, visit the Henfield Haven, Hewitts, BN5 9DT or go to www.impact-initiatives.org. uk/henfield-haven.

Tuesday 1 May

Action for Deafness

Garden Room, Henfield Hall, 9.30am-12pm (& every Weds) Help in an informal atmosphere. Contact 01273 494822.

Thursday Circle

Henfield Hall, 10am-12pm (& every Weds) All welcome.

The Players Theatre, BN6 9PU, 7.30pm The Other Side of Hope (12A) Tickets from Mishon Mackay, H’point, www.hurstfilms.com or 01273 835875.

Short Mat Bowls Roll Up Toddler Group

Fulking Village Hall, 10-11.30am (& every Weds) Play & sing. Suggested donation £1.

Audiology Centre, Henfield Haven, 10am-12pm (& every The Book Nook Tues) The Chapel, Fulking, 10-11.30am Drop-in hearing aid maintenance (& every Weds, also 2nd Sun service. 2-4pm) Henfield Shed Books, CDs, and DVDs. Stokes Garden, 10am-12pm (& Carers’ Support Group every Tues, Weds & Fri) Free Church Hall, 10.30am– For information henfieldshed. 12pm (& every 1st Weds) org.uk. Friendly carers’ group for Self Help Club information and support. Garden Room, Henfield Hall, Henfield Joggers 10am-3pm (& every Tues) Henfield Leisure Centre, 7pm (& A social get together for the every Weds) elderly. Lunch provided. Open to all. Running both on Steyning 2 Mile Stroll and off-road. Steyning Health Centre for start, Henfield Lions Club 11am (& 15th) George Hotel, 7.30pm (& every 2 mile stroll. All welcome, led 1st Weds) by trained volunteers, no need New members welcome. to book.

Knit and Natter

Henfield Bell Ringers

St Peter’s Church, 7.45pm (& Henfield Library, 2–4pm (& every every Weds) 1st Tues) New ringers welcome, come Bring knitting, crocheting, quilting along or contact 01273 596485. etc. Chat and work together.

Free Snooker

Henfield Club, 5–10.30pm (& every Tues)

Evening Bingo

Maidment Court, BN5 9LG, 7pm (& every Tues) Cash prizes.

Thursday 3 Rhyme Time

Henfield Library, 10.15-10.45am (& every Thurs) Fun with music for preschoolers.

Henfield Unattached

White Hart, 11am (& every 1st Thurs) Henfield Youth Club, 6-7.30pm (& For those who are alone. every Tues, term-time) Enquiries 01273 495820 or just HART Pub Quiz drop-in. The White Hart, 8.30pm (& alt Jazzled Choir Tues) Corpus Christi Church Hall, In aid of HART (Henfield Area Response Team). Teams of up to Henfield 1.30–3.30pm (& alt six. Call 01273 492006 to book. Thurs, term-time) All ages and abilities welcome, especially those with memory loss. Henfield Computer Club

Youth Club (age 8-11)

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Pennington Cottage, London Rd, 2.30pm (& every 1st Thurs) Tea and chat. All welcome.

Hurst Village Cinema

Friday 4

Little Fishes

St Peter’s Church, 2-3pm (& every Fri) For pre-school children and their carers. Storytime, songs and refreshments.

All Stars Cricket Training

Henfield Cricket Club, 4.30– 5.30pm (& every Fri) For children aged 5-8, see www. ecb.co.uk/play/all-stars

Colts Training

Henfield Cricket Club, 4.30–7pm (& every Fri) Boys: U9s & U10s 4.30-5.30pm, U11s, U13s & U14s 5.30-7pm Girls: all girls, to learn or develop cricketing skills - 5.30-6.30pm

Corpus Christi Youth Club

Corpus Christi Church Hall, 6.30–8pm All children from Year 4 to Year 7 are welcome.

Henfield Camera Club

Free Church Hall, 7.30pm (& alt Fri) Members Winter Projects.

Steyning Jazz Club

Steyning Centre, 8.30–11pm (& every 1st Fri) The Jonny Hepbir Quintet.

Saturday 5 Kick It

Henfield Youth Club, 9-10am (& every Sat, term-time) The basics of football for 3–5 year olds.

Neighbourhood Plan Drop In Consultations Garden Room, Henfield Hall, 9.30am-12.30pm (& 8th 6.309.30pm) Give your feedback on the results of the assessments of

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led by trained volunteers, no need to book.

Memory Moments Café

Steyning History Society


Shipley Arts Festival

Corpus Christi Church Hall, 2-4pm (& 26th) Lounge, Rayner Court, 10.30am- All welcome, especially those with memory loss. Note change 12pm (& every 2nd Weds) of venue this week, 26th at Free Items and children’s clothes knitted for charity. Donated wool Church Hall as normal. The Rock Solid Gospel appreciated.

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Saxon Room, Steyning Centre, 7.45–9.45pm (& every 2nd Weds) AGM followed by: Ian Friel ‘Lost Ships Found- Maritime Detective Stories’.

Sunday 6

Jazz in the Garden

The White Hart, 3pm The Soho Village Jazz Band. St Mary the Virgin, Shipley, 6.30pm The Bernardi Music Group. Tickets from The Capitol, 01403 750220, www. thecapitolhorsham.com.

Tim Parsons Memorial Day Henfield Cricket Club, 11am See article page 27.

Tuesday 8

Haven Green Garden Group

Knit and Natter

Thursday 10

Henfield Antiques Fair

Henfield Hall, 7am–12pm Collectables, jewellery and bric a brac.

St Peter’s Coffee Morning

St. Peter’s Church, 10.30– Henfield Haven, 9.30am– 11.30am (& every 2nd Thurs) 11.30pm (& alt Tues) Beginners gardening group. In aid of Terry’s Cross House Care Home. Book at Haven.

Henfield Flower Club

Action for Older People Open Meeting

Henfield Hall, 2–4.30pm (& every Henfield Hall, 2–4.30pm 2nd Tues) See News Item. Michelle King ‘Tutti Fruiti’, Member’s Exhibit – ‘Colours’.

Henfield History Group

Free Church Hall, 8pm (& every 2nd Tues) ‘Hearth and Home’. An illustrated talk on Sussex building materials and styles.

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Henfield Wild Violets WI Garden Room, Henfield Hall, 10am–12pm (& every 2nd Fri) Resolutions Meeting.

Saturday 12

Steyning/Wiston Walk

Cricket Pavilion for start, 9-10.15am Henfield Library for start, 10am Downland dog walk. 2 miles. (& 23rd) All welcome, led by trained 2-3 miles. No dogs. All welcome, volunteers, no need to book.

Henfield Byways

Evangelical Free Church, 4pm Donations to Tearfund. Refreshments will be served after the concert.

Sunday 13

Stonepit Nursery Annual Open Day

Stonepit Nursery, BN5 9QU, 10am–5.30pm Perennials, annuals and many new varieties. Refreshments and fun for the children.

Community Sunday Lunch Henfield Haven, 12.30pm Call 01273 494747 to book.

Music Session

The George, 8–11pm (every 2nd Sun) Singers, musicians and audience are all welcome.

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Monday Market

Henfield Hall, 9am-12.30pm (& every Mon)

The Arts Society Steyning The Steyning Centre, 10.30am– 12pm (& every 2nd Mon) ‘Stamford Raffles’ – Denise Heywood.

Small Dole Art

Small Dole Village Hall, 2– 4pm (& every Mon)

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The Greatest Showman (PG) Tue 22nd May 7.30pm The Henfield Hall

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MAY 2018 | What’s on Informal art group, all welcome.

Henfield Table Tennis

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Christian Aid Week Lunch

(& every 4th Tues) ‘A step back in time’. A talk about The Argus, Paul Green.

Free Church Hall, 2-4pm (every Mon) Corpus Christi Church Hall, 12-2pm Mobile Cinema Open to all. Call 01273 494352 Modest fundraising lunch. Henfield Hall, 7.30pm for more information. Messy Church Greatest Showman (PG). The Arts Society Henfield Fulking Village Hall, 4.30-6pm (& The Tickets from Marcus Grimes or Henfield Hall, 2.30pm (& every every 3rd Fri) www.touringcinema.com. 2nd Mon) Crafts, bible stories and Alchemy & Adventure: a history delicious supper. Call Chris of exotic colours & poisonous Haven Minibus Trip 01273 857322. pigments. Henfield Haven for pick up, 10am Scout Appeal Treasure Trip to Gun Wharf Quays. Book Hunt & BBQ at Haven 01273 494747, £20. Dementia Carers’ Support The Scout Hut to start, 6pm Community Sewing Bee £5 for treasure map and clues. Henfield Haven, 9am-1pm (& Call 01273 494470 for tickets. Free Church Hall, 7pm every 3rd Weds) Cowfold Wedding Flower See News Item. One to one appointments. Contact the Haven. Festival Preview Cowfold Village Hall, 7-9pm Online Banking Family Evening Tickets £7 (including wine) from Presentation Free Church Hall, 6.30–8pm (& 01403 864405. Garden Room, Henfield Hall, every 4th Fri) Henfield Camera Club 10.30am-12pm Fun for families with children of See News Item. Free Church Hall, 7.30pm (& alt Fri) all ages. St Barnabas Outreach AGM and social event. Hurst Village Cinema Henfield Hall Car Park, 10amThe Players Theatre, BN6 9PU, 8pm 2pm (& every 3rd Weds) Football Youth Tournament The Party (15). For tickets see Information and support for Thursday 3rd May. Kings Field, all day (& 20th) patients and their families. See News Item. Woodmancote & Henfield WI

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Wednesday 16

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Saturday 19

Henfield Hall, 12.30pm (& every 3rd Weds) In house – Resolutions and light lunch 12.30 for 1pm

HTC Little Shop of Horrors Henfield Hall, 7.30pm (& daily until 19th) See article page 42.

Thursday 17

Arthritis Fundraisers Ploughman’s Lunch

Henfield Hall, 12-2pm Ploughman’s lunch. Tickets from 01273 493436.

Bereavement Support

Henfield Haven Café, 4.155.15pm (& every 3rd Thurs) Non-religious group supporting local people. Contact St Peter’s Church Office 01273 495532.

Friends of St Peter’s AGM Catholic Church Hall, 7.30pm AGM, followed by refreshments and lighthearted illustrated talk by Graham Smith.

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Cowfold Wedding Flower Festival

Cowfold Village Hall, 10am–4pm (& 20th) Featuring past and present wedding dresses and bridal floral displays.

Sunday 20

Hurst Village Cinema

The Players Theatre, BN6 9PU, 2.30pm Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool (15). Tickets see Thurs 3rd May.

Tuesday 22

Action for Deafness Training Course

Henfield Haven, 1.45–3.45pm AFD Communication Tactics Training session.

Henfield Art Club

Saturday 26

Steyning Festival

Various venues, (until 9 June) For more information visit www. steyningfestival.co.uk.

Wednesday 30

Henfield Parkinson’s Café

Henfield Haven Café, 10.30am– 12pm (& every last Weds) Friendly meeting for people with Parkinson’s and their carers. Organised by Parkinson’s UK

Advance Notice Saturday 2 June Floral Fringe

Knepp Castle, 10.30am–5pm (& 3rd) An eclectic, quirky, foodie, arty, plantaholics wildlife event with a vintage twist! See article p. 48.

Sunday 3 June

Shipley Arts Festival Garden Room, Henfield Hall, 7.15– 9.30pm (& every 4th Tues) St Andrew’s Church, Steyning, Frans de Leij – trees & woodland 7pm The Chapel Choir of in watercolour. Holloway and the Small Dole Tuesday Club Royal Bernardi Group. See www. Small Dole Village Hall, 7.30pm shipleyartsfestival.co.uk. For even more events listings go to www.henfieldbn5.co.uk | 9

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News | MAY 2018 NEW LINK ROAD (DEER PARK AND HENFIELD LEISURE CENTRE) We are moving ahead with our plans to construct a new link road between Deer Park and the Leisure Centre. The design will incorporate the link road between Deer Park and Henfield Leisure Centre including a pedestrian crossing close to the Youth Club car park. In addition, 32 additional parking spaces on east side of Henfield Leisure Centre will be created. The plan includes resurfacing and lower level bollard style lighting along the footpath which runs through the cemetery immediately adjacent to the new road and the creation of a cycleway which will also accommodate pushchairs, prams and scooters along the Parsonage track which runs parallel to the cemetery. We have recently invited tenders from a number of local contractors and subject to satisfactory responses we plan to start construction work in the summer of 2018. We will provide residents with more details once the tender process is completed. Anyone interested in the design details should refer to Horsham District Council Planning website under reference DC/16/2836. Plans are also available for inspection at the Parish Office. Malcolm Eastwood



One day in early September last year Gary Burton walked into Worthing Hospital with his wife Alison. By the time they walked out, both their lives had changed forever. Being given a diagnosis of terminal bowel cancer with a 6-12 month time span was not what Gary thought that day would bring, but he and Alison have bravely faced the ensuing challenges and turmoil united and unflinching. Gary has endured many chemo sessions to prolong his life as much as possible, enjoying every moment as a bonus. Staff at St Barnabas House in Titmore lane, Worthing have been instrumental in helping Gary and Alison through their ordeals. From his first visit there, Gary has been deeply impressed by the people PAWS FOR THOUGHT UPDATE and the surroundings of this special place. He Over Easter, Henfield wants everyone to know just how important and Funeral Services ran a raffle supportive they have been, are being, and will be, and collected unwanted to him and Alison on their journey. He also has a items that they delivered special message to everyone, especially men (who to Dogs Trust Shoreham. are notorious for ignoring possible medical issues) The raffle prize, a luxury to get any medical concerns checked out early, chocolate hamper, was when the prognosis could be so different. won by Lisa and Amylea Moving from Brighton to Henfield only 18 months Raczkowski. ago, both have been struck by how friendly and We would like to thank welcoming the village has been. It came as little everyone who donated. surprise to them that, when Alison signed up to We managed to raise a attempt the Three Peaks Challenge in June with fantastic total of ÂŁ283 and took 2 car loads of Henfield Joggers, with whom she had been running items for all the dogs to enjoy to the centre. since early 2017, they immediately wanted to Karen Jordan

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MAY 2018 | News support St Barnabas House as their chosen Charity. Alison will be a member of two Henfield Joggers teams totalling 18 people, plus drivers and support team, who aim to scale Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike, and Mount Snowdon in less than 24 hours, covering nearly 500 miles by road. Please support this fantastic fundraising effort by going to the Henfield Joggers fundraising page at: www.justgiving.com/fundraising/ henfieldjoggers3peakschallenge. All donations, no matter how small, will be gratefully received by St Barnabas House and will provide benefit to many people in the future. Gary will be rooting for Alison all the way, and we want Henfield to be right behind them! Paul Crowe

HENFIELD FOOTBALL CLUB YOUTH TOURNAMENT Henfield Football Club attained FA Charter status a few years back and with over 200 youth players and 8 squads at youth level, the Club continues to grow. It is a big part of local children’s, parents’ and grandparents’ lives on match days! For the 6th consecutive year, Henfield FC are hosting a Youth Football Tournament on The Kings Field. The tournament, for Under 7s through to Under 14s, has attracted entries from across Sussex and beyond – and is being held over the week-end of Saturday 19 & Sunday 20 May. The tournament is run on a group basis, culminating in the finals at the end of each session (around 12.30pm and 5.30pm) on both days. We kick off on Saturday morning with the Under 7s and 14s; followed by the Under 9s & 13s in the afternoon. Sunday morning sees the Under 8s & 10s and the afternoon moves on to the Under 11s & 12s. Most age groups have a number of host Henfield FC squads competing – so please do put the dates in your diary to pop up and watch the matches (and cheer on our Henfield teams!) We naturally hope the week-end will be a success (please let it be dry!) – we are really grateful to the many local traders that have readily supported the Club by advertising in the 40 page full colour tournament programme or providing raffle prizes and we hope they too will benefit financially from our guests and visitors to the village. The tournament programme (£3) includes a free tea/coffee voucher and is packed with all the information you need. On site, we will have refreshments as well as a bouncy castle and the ever-popular ice cream van. Grateful thanks to HART and Henfield Medical Centre, who will be in attendance. With the numbers expected, there will inevitably be additional traffic leading to parking issues. As in previous years, we will have stewards around

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the immediate area (Fabians Way, Northcroft, Deer Park, the Leisure & Medical Centres, Youth Club etc) to direct and assist as well as clear directional signage in place for the visiting squads. We apologise though in advance for any inconvenience that may be caused to local residents by the additional street parking and traffic, which we will endeavour to keep to an absolute minimum. Please do come along and support our village’s youth football teams – as they play with pride and passion and no little skill too. Paul Samrah, Henfield FC

ROCK SOLID COMMUNITY GOSPEL CHOIR We are looking forward to another visit from the popular Rock Solid Community Gospel Choir, from Southwick Christian Community Church, under their Director James Benka-Coker. The concert, taking place at the Evangelical Free Church on Saturday 12 May begins at 4pm. Admission is free, but donations will be welcomed towards the work of Tearfund and its partner organisations in responding to one of a number of critical emergency needs in Africa. Refreshments will be served afterwards in the church hall. Ron Stanford

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News | MAY 2018 ACTION FOR OLDER PEOPLE PUBLIC MEETING Age UK who are celebrating their 60th birthday this year, are joining the Action for Older People Group (Henfield) in running activities and displays based on the slogan HEN, Happiness, Exercise and Nutrition. Taking place on Thursday 10 May, 2-4.30pm at the Henfield Hall, you are Photograph Kevin Wright welcome to come and join a workshop on cooking, laughter, tai-chi or armchair exercises, wander APPEAL FOR WITNESSES: round stalls and enjoy a delicious free Cream Tea! BARCLAYS BANK BURGLARY For more information, or if you need a lift to this event, please call Rose on 01273 494566 or Leo Police investigating an incident in High Street, Henfield, in which thieves ram-raided a branch of on 01273 492848. Barclays Bank to remove the cash machine are Rose Sharp appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward. It happened just before 2am on Sunday (15 April) when a yellow JCB hydraulic digger was used to pull the machine from the wall and load it into a black Nissan Navara 4x4 pick-up truck, which then made off. The JCB, stolen from Edburton, around an hour beforehand, was left in the middle of the street. Prior to the raid the offenders stopped to remove the bucket from the JCB in Bramlands Lane, Henfield, at 1.25am for around 20 minutes The bank machine, which contained more than £88,000 in cash and the pick-up were both later THE GREAT GET TOGETHER – burned out in Oakendon Woods, Dunsfold. GINGHAM FABRIC & HELPERS TO found The suspects had arrived at around 2.45am. Just MAKE BUNTING before 4am the suspects were confronted by a On Saturday 23 June we are planning a Great Get member of the public whose vehicle was rammed Together event in Henfield, an initiative of the Jo by a grey Audi A6 estate car as it left the scene. Cox Foundation. Henfield is currently working on At least three suspects are involved. It is thought a befriending project and we felt this would be the initially one made off from the bank on foot, the perfect opportunity to show what a friendly place others in the Navara. Henfield is. Detective Sergeant Kieran McDonald said: “ We are The theme this year is gingham and we plan to investigating this ram raid and linked criminality. decorate the High Street with bunting using fabric We are immensely grateful to the local community donated by the community. If you have gingham for assisting us in our enquires to date. We are fabric, large or small, that you can donate it interested in speaking to anyone who witnessed would be much appreciated. Any size, type or the event or who saw any activity at the stated colour welcome. Please drop it into Village Care, locations and times. We would also appreciate it Mountain Ash House, High Street. if people could review any dash cams or CCTV On the evening of 24 May, we are having a which were recording at or near the locations community Sewing Bee to make the bunting. We’ll described, and if they find any significant material meet from 7pm in the Free Church Hall. Anyone to contact us. We are particularly interested to prepared to help will be most welcome – you won’t hear about any vehicles that appeared to be in have to sew! Come for a short while or stay the convoy with the Navara.” whole evening. It’ll going to be fun. We’ll need Any witnesses or anyone who has information lots of hands and if you have any pinking shears about any elements of the incident is asked or tasty nibbles bring them along too. It’s hungry to report details online sussex.police.uk/ work. Pop into Village Care or contact Tina on appealresponse or phone 101, quoting serial 157 01273 494305. of 15/04. Tina Hoad Sussex Police

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MAY 2018 | News ONLINE BANKING, SECURITY & SCAMS On 16 May at 10.30am the Henfield Computer Club has arranged for a community banker from NatWest Bank to give a short, illustrated talk about using online banking, security and scamming issues. This is extremely relevant as we are losing our local branch at the beginning of June. Because of the importance of the event, the event is open to non-members too. The morning will be informal and there will be time afterwards to ask questions or discuss problems with online banking with Jake Watts. The cost is £2 per person and includes light refreshments so do come along to our friendly club. There is no need to book but if Emma Osman © BN5 magazine you require further information please call 01273 494822. We meet in the Garden Room, Henfield THE COMMUNITY HELPS HART Hall and would ask you to arrive by 10.15am so we HELP THEM – AGAIN! can start promptly at 10.30am. You will be made Hart is very pleased to announce the installation most welcome. of another Public Access Defibrillator in Henfield John Willis Village. This one is in the High Street and is mounted on the wall of Stokes. It is different from DOG FOULING all the others in the village in that it is available to Unfortunately, problems with dog mess on save lives 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. pavements and in public spaces is a continuing issue for people in Henfield. It could be just a As with all Public Access Defibrillators (we call handful of owners who are not taking responsibility them PADs) you need no training to use it, and you for their pets, but we continually hear complaints can do no harm. Open the lid of the machine and from local people and the problem is not going it gives clear instructions what to do on a stepaway, however many times we publish letters on by-step basis. Basically, do not panic, do exactly what you are told, and you could save a life. You the subject. cannot shock someone who does not need it. This came in from local resident Peter McCormack: “Dear Lady Morning Runner with the small black HART are extremely grateful to the Kindersley dog, even though it’s early in the morning, if your Trust who donated £1600 so that Henfield could dog fouls in the road, you should still pick up the have this wonderful machine, and to Fiona Ayres, poop and dispose of it properly. I know where to owner of Stokes, who allowed the PAD to be put on report it if I see you again failing to do the right her shop and who paid the installation costs. The picture shows Kas Fletcher, Anne Pryor, Catherine thing.” Clarke (Stokes), David Williams (retiring Chairman of If you see this happening and have evidence to the Kindersley Trust after 24 years in the position), report the owner, please do so on www.horsham. Amanda Rome (Stokes), and Martin Tooth. Thanks gov.uk/bins/reportit and click on the ‘report it’ link to Emma of BN5 who took the photo. next to Dog Fouling. Martin Tooth Editor

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News | MAY 2018 RACE NIGHT SUCCESS We recently had a very successful race night at St Peters School with about fifty people attending. The race man was fantastic and kept everyone entertained between races. Everyone enjoyed a really excellent ploughman’s, followed by homemade apple pie and cream. At half time we held a raffle with some fabulous prizes donated by businesses in the village. In fact, without their generosity we could not have held this event. Our sincere thanks go to St Peters School for allowing us to use their school hall and to all the companies who so generously helped, namely: All Things Covered, H J Burt, Taste Deli, JD Cleaners Ltd, Swains Farm Shop, The George Hotel, Stevens Estates Agents, Grommets Ltd, Fine and Country Downland Villages, Pinks, Richwards, D B Foot Clinic, M& N Coachworks, Hamfelds, Barchester Healthcare, Hawthorne’s Veterinary Practice, BN5 Magazine, Cornerweighs, Wickwoods Country Club, Henfield Furnishings, Knight’s Budgens, Jasmines, Florist, Stokes, The Fox Public House, Griffith Smith Farrington Webb, R H Pet Supplies, Henfield Funeral Services and Jeremy’s. Whilst we don’t yet have a final total we have certainly raised over £1,000 for the two Brain Cancer Research Charities we are supporting. What a fantastic village Henfield is in supporting Henfield Lions Club and their efforts to help research into Brain Cancer.

SUSSEX PRAIRIES CELEBRATE 10TH BIRTHDAY! There will be ten candles on the Sussex Prairies Birthday cake this year as we celebrate ten years since our garden was created. It is hard to imagine we created our garden from scratch from Pauline’s parent’s farmland. It was designed by Pauline and Paul, two ordinary folk, and planted with forty of our friends and family in the space of 3 short weeks. All we had to go on was a bold risky idea that we would be creating something unique and a bit out of the ordinary. It was a huge leap into the unknown, but we were working with plants that we had been designing with for many years and we were using a style with which we had become familiar. And so, a big garden was created from a bold and ambitious idea. We are celebrating our birthday by offering our very supportive local community, 2018 season tickets at an incredible price of £15 for an individual and £30 for a family ticket (admits 2 adults and up to 3 children under the age of 16) Why not make your life a little bit more prairie this summer, for just 12 pence per day! Sussex Prairies is open from 1 June until 14 October, six afternoons a week, 1pm to 5 pm, closed on Tuesdays. Pauline McBride

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“ECHOING AIR” CONCERT AT ST PETER’S CHURCH, HENFIELD The Friends of St Peter’s are delighted to announce that “Echoing Air”, the internationally renowned Baroque music group from the USA, will be returning to the UK this June and St Peter’s is one of their concert venues. Please join us on Friday 15 June, 7pm. Tickets: £12.50 (incl. refreshments) available from Village Care or the Ticket Line on 01273 492294. Jenny Ives

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HENFIELD ART CLUB Members of the Henfield Art Club (HAC) are thrilled to learn that an Art Gallery is opening in the High Street. This prominent position is sure to put Henfield, with its thriving art scene on the map as it will attract artists and their friends from far afield. The Art Gallery will really compliment other venues in which Art Club members are regularly invited to display: the Henfield Hall, the Henfield Club and the Haven. Not surprisingly, HAC members wishing our 2 entrepreneurial committee members to succeed, have already signed up to show in Gallery BN5. What a great Festival of Gardens and Arts we’ll have in June! Kenneth McIntosh For more news go to... www.henfieldbn5.co.uk

MAY 2018 | News Overall, the children were playing excellent tennis and were great ambassadors for their school, they can rightly be proud of their achievement. Thanks in particular to all the supporting parents, who made it possible for the children to enter this tournament. St.Peter’s certainly put their mark on the Sussex school’s tennis circuit. Jörg Schlüter

HENFIELD TENNIS CLUB NEWS An amazing morning for St.Peter’s Henfield tennis players, who had entered 2 teams to play in the Sussex school’s shield tournament. This was the first time St.Peter’s had entered. After some really great tennis matches, in which the children played singles and doubles, the second team came third in their group, while the first team came second and qualified for the semi finals, in which they beat Lancing college 4-2. They played Little Horsted in the final and drew 3-3 and finally succumbed in the deciding ‘shoot out’, to place runner up for this year. The B team was selected most friendly team of the day (they kept smiling, whatever happened) and Joe Crawley also received the fair play medal.

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HORSHAM DISTRICT YEAR OF CULTURE A Year of Culture is set to take place across the Horsham District during 2019 and everyone is invited to get involved. From Hilaire Belloc to Hepworth Brewery, Shipley Arts Festival to Shelley, The Capitol to Creative Assembly and everything in-between, the Horsham District has an exciting cultural offering. The Horsham District Year of Culture 2019, sponsored by Gatwick Airport and Leonardslee Lakes & Gardens, will aim to celebrate as much as can be squeezed into 365 days across the whole district. The Year of Culture will have events every month, taking place somewhere across the district to celebrate the many facets of culture that give this district its sparkle. An incredible programme of Year of Culture Fringe events will also be promoted and celebrated. As one of the project’s sponsors, Horsham District Council is coordinating the Year of Culture, working closely with advisors representing arts and heritage in the community. Cllr Jonathan Chowen, Cabinet Member for Leisure and Culture at Horsham District Council, said: “The district is a wonderful place to live and has an extensive cultural offering. We want to celebrate this by investing in culture, which will mean investment in the local economy. Culture means something different to everyone and that means we should see an incredibly diverse and exciting programme.” Call Lisa Brace, Year of Culture Project Co-ordinator on 01403 215060, or email yearofculture2019@ horsham.gov.uk. Follow the Year of Culture on Twitter @HDculture2019 and Facebook. West Sussex County Council

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MAY 2018 | News LLOYDS PHARMACY SERVICE In response to comments and complaints received about Lloyds Pharmacy in Henfield (including problems regarding errors with prescriptions and delays as well as messages or support for staff under pressure) we approached Lloyds Pharmacy for a response. The volume of correspondence we received from readers was too large for publication and we invite anyone with comments, positive or negative, to correspond directly with Lloyds Pharmacy on the email address in their statement. Alternatively, you can contact The General Pharmaceutical Council www.pharmacyregulation. org/content/our-role with any complaints. Statement from Kevin Shepherd, Area Manager: “The Pharmacy Manager and one of the area team have run listening groups with local people to understand specific concerns and we will be running those again over the next few weeks. Having listened to people’s concerns, we have taken a number of actions to reduce the workload of the in-store team so that they have more time to spend advising customers and fulfilling their prescriptions. We are also training and upskilling our colleagues and recruiting new team members. I visit the store regularly and so do other members of the regional team so that we can monitor the impact of these changes, meet our customers face to face and review the changing conditions in the pharmacy. I want people to know that we have listened to their concerns and that we are taking action but that we will continue to monitor the situation and make improvements where necessary. I am confident that our plan will address the issues that customers may have experienced, but I know we aren’t there yet. On behalf of my team at LloydsPharmacy Henfield, we would like to thank our patients and customers for their patience and for their valued feedback. We always welcome your comments and if you would like to contact us please email lp6013@ lloydspharmacy.co.uk” Editor

THE SILENT AUCTION Many years since the last Silent Auction was held in Henfield, it was revived this year in order to raise much needed funds for two very important charities. All the proceeds were shared between the Henfield Hall refurbishment project and the Henfield Haven. Held on 23 March at the Henfield Hall nearly 200 lots went under a silent hammer, from promises, vouchers, antiques, vintage items to useful modern day unused gifts. The event was attended by around 160 people, both residents of Henfield and from further afield. Bidding was brisk and the most wonderful sum of £5,248.26 was raised.

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We want to especially thank all those who attended, for their generosity in supporting these causes so close to the heart of our village and making the event such a success. A great deal of fun was had by all who attended, as well as a wonderful supper provided by Lorette and her ladies. We were also fortunate to have been very generously supported by ‘Will and Wolfie’ aka Mike Ainscough and Chris Wolferstan playing their own brand of music from jazz to blues, they helped create a relaxed ambience to the evening and we want to thank them most sincerely. Many others have helped in different ways, they know who they are, and we want to say a big thank you to you all. Any event be it large or small needs a dedicated band of willing volunteers to make it work and we had the very best group of people. Thanks should go to them all. Photo courtesy of Barry Chaston. Lyn Sheppard

LEST WE FORGET: SILENT SOLDIERS Nearly 1.1 million British and Empire service men and women were killed during the First World War before the guns fell silent on the 11th November 1918. The Sussex Royal British Legion is keen to ensure that we pay our respects 100 years later to those who gave so much. I am inviting sponsors for the Silent Soldier, which will appear around the village as our tribute to remember the huge sacrifice given, particularly by those from Henfield. The Silent Soldier is about 4ft 6in tall and comes with a post and screws. It will be placed around the village attached to buildings or on grass verges. The cost for each is £100 or to have your name on the plaque at the bottom £250. They will be displayed in the months leading up to Remembrance. If you wish to purchase a Silent Soldier or require any further information please contact me at mikepmorgan@btinternet.com or 01273 492134. Mike Morgan, Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal Organiser for Henfield District

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AL-BADDAR Gents Hairdressing Salon has been in Henfield since 1997 with a highly experienced team. You will always find it a pleasurable experience visiting us for your haircut, trim or facial grooming. We are now right in the heart of the village on the High Street, in our newly refurbished Barber Shop. We are stocking male grooming products and tools to help you maintain your fresh look. Come in and see what we are now offering.

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MAY 2018 | News Thank you in advance for your support. If you would like more information, please contact us by email, c.slaughter1@uni.brighton.ac.uk and c.topley1@uni.brighton.ac.uk. Charlotte Slaughter and Cheryl Topley


HENFIELD ROCKS! Have you spotted the beautifully decorated rocks and stones appearing around the village? Some local little (and big) people have been creating them and hiding them, ready for other little & big people to find! If you find one you can treasure it for a while, re-hide it or leave it where it just where it is. This is all about having fun and getting out in the fresh air! You can make your own, adding ‘FB Henfield Rocks’ on the back and hide them too - find out more by joining the Henfield Rocks Facebook page. (The page is a closed page, because it has photos of children who have found the rocks, but you can send a request to join). Have fun Rocking Henfield!

St Barnabas House, invites you to participate in its Sunflower Memories Appeal. The appeal enables supporters and friends of St Barnabas House to make a donation in memory of a loved one. In return for a donation, we have a lovely sunflower marker onto which the name of your loved one can be written. Each sunflower will be planted in the hospice grounds for the month of June. On Friday 8 June at 6pm and Saturday 9 June at 10.30am, our Chaplain, Stephen Gurr, will conduct a blessing in memory of all those for whom a sunflower has been dedicated. Will you remember a loved one with a sunflower dedicated in their memory? To find out how you can be a part of the Sunflower Memories Appeal, please call our Fundraising Team on 01903 706329. Sam Skilton

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STUDENT MIDWIVES ON A MISSION! We are student midwives in our second year at the University of Brighton and we both live in Partridge Green. We love what we do and are always seeking out ways to improve our learning. We’ve been offered an incredible opportunity as part of our training and would like to tell you about our plans and ask for your support. Our plan is to travel to Tanzania in October this year and work with local midwives in hospitals in Dar Es Salaam. With flights, accommodation, visas, and vaccinations this will cost us £3000 each! To find out more or to sponsor us please visit our JustGiving Page: https://www.justgiving.com/ crowdfunding/student-midwives-mission We will be holding a variety of events to raise money to fund our trip. Come along to our coffee and cake afternoon on Saturday 9 June 2018 from 2pm - 4pm at Partridge Green Village Hall. There will be teas, coffee, homemade cakes kindly provided by Truffles as well as a raffle with some amazing prizes. There will also be a Cake Competition, £5 Entry Fee. On Saturday 23 June 2018 come visit our stall at the Partridge Green Village Fete where there will be prizes and lots of midwifery props for you to try!

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COWFOLD FARM SHOP & BUTCHERY Our in house butchery currently stocks; local poultry, pork and lamb. We also stock Scottish beef and our sausages are made in house. We source from small independent British producers and many items we stock are unique to us. All our products are of the very highest quality and we are always introducing new lines. Special orders are welcome, if we can get it for you we will. JEREMY’S TWO Henfield Road, Cowfold, RH13 8DU 01403 865523 jeremystwo@gmail.com

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NAT WEST MOBILE BANKING With the imminent closure of Nat West Henfield Branch in June, there will be a new Mobile Banking service visiting Henfield on a weekly basis from the 7th June. The Moblie Banking van (nicknamed ‘Hilly’) where you can make cash deposits and withdrawls, bill payments and account administration, will come to Henfield Cooper’s Way Car Park, from 10am-11am every Thursday morning. Tech expert Abs Ibrahim will be there to help you with any on-line banking questions. Community Banker Jacob Watts will be visiting Henfield twice a week with drop-ins at Henfield Library on Wednesday mornings. He can help you with any banking issues as well as giving advice on scams and fraud, whatever bank you use. Editor

Christian Aid Week was founded more than 60 years ago, and this year runs from Sunday 13 MaySaturday 19 May. If you find the distinctive red envelope in your letter box, please fill it generously, remembering to complete the Gift Aid declaration if you can, as that adds 25% to the amount you donate. If you are out when the collector calls, or you do not receive a red envelope, your donation can be left at Jasmines High Street florists or delivered (by hand or post) direct to Jackie and Peter Bates at Carselands, Woodmancote, BN5 9SS. Alternatively your contribution can be sent freepost to Christian Aid, PO Box 100, London SE1 7RT. If you can spare a few hours and would like to collect from the houses round about you, please contact us on 01273 493172 or jandpbates@ gmail.com and we will supply you with envelopes, literature, house-to-house collector authorisation and instructions for dealing with monies collected. Jackie and Peter Bates

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You will have read about the Horsham District plans for a 2019 Year of Culture event taking place across the area in this magazine (see earlier news item). A group of volunteers and members of Henfield Community Partnership are working away behind the scenes to make Henfield stand out on the Year of Culture map. These plans include a year-long programme showcasing all the great talents for the arts and culture in the village, which we all the local clubs and groups are invited to get involved with. Your club can align its event with the Henfield Year of Culture and we will publicise the event, which will link in with the village-wide programme of activities and events. The star attraction will be the “Henfield Festival” which will take place across 3 or 4 weeks during June and July. The whole event will include music, photography, theatre, sports events, living history, arts trails, nature walks and much more. There will be something for everyone, and we want YOU to get involved!

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TIM PARSONS MEMORIAL DAY Bank Holiday Monday - 7th May 11am start Henfield Cricket Club


veryone is welcome to join Tim’s family, friends and Henfield Cricket Club as they celebrate the life of Tim Parsons, much-loved local cricketer, father and husband, who passed away last year. Tim was one of Henfield’s finest cricketers, in his career he took a club record of over 2,000 wickets. This Memorial Match and day is a worthy tribute to him, to honour his career and contribution to Henfield Cricket Club and the village. The main event will be a match between the Tim Parson’s XI and the President’s XI, starting at 11am. The Henfield Cricket Club Colts will be playing from 1.30-3.30pm, and Sussex County Cricket Club will be providing Colts Training all day.

There will be an all-day barbeque from the Henfield BP Guild, with a live band from 4pm and a DJ from 6pm. There will be refreshments, a raffle and plenty of fun for everyone. You’re welcome to bring a picnic or enjoy the barbeque while watching some great cricket. Tim’s family are incredibly grateful to the wonderful St Barnabas House Hospice in Worthing, who looked after Tim last year, and all proceeds from the day will go directly to St. Barnabas. If any local businesses would like to donate raffle prizes please contact Sandra Parsons on 07725 695868.

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n March this year, during one of the coldest spells of weather we’d seen in years, nine cyclists and their support team left Paris at 6am on a Friday morning to cycle for 15 hours through wind, rain, sun and sleet, achieving 165 miles in just one day. After four hours sleep in Dieppe they were up again and pedalling, back to Henfield via Newhaven. The final 25 miles were the worst, through driving snow in sub-zero temperatures with very little visibility. It was all to raise money for two charities; Henfield Leisure Centre and The Henfield Haven. But how did it all start? Back in 2012 Sammy Bremner (personal trainer at Henfield Leisure Centre) came up with the idea of running 49 marathons in 7 days, 21 of which were run by Sam, along with Tim Jones and Malcolm Lane. Eat your heart out, Eddie Izzard! The reason behind this incredible effort, which raised an amazing £26,000, was in support of Sammy and her sister Tracey Prescott’s nephew, Ashton, who was undergoing treatment for Leukaemia. The money went to CLIC Sargent and Henfield Leisure Centre. Since this time, Ashton has gone from strength to strength and happily his cancer is in remission. Since then, the various members of the 777 team, led by Tracey and Sammy, have come together for a host of challenges; marathons, 100-mile off-road bike rides, skydives, Tough Mudders and night bike rides, raising approximately £62,000 to date for local and national charities. 3 0 | B N 5 M A GA ZINE

Tracey was the driving force behind the Pedal for Henfield challenge. Anyone who knows her risks being coerced, convinced, charmed and sometimes even arm-twisted into joining her in one of her adventures. With a huge smile, her favourite phrase, ‘come on, you can do it’ and a reminder that it’s ALWAYS for a fantastic cause, Tracey will have you signing away your sanity in the blink of an eye! This most recent challenge has been incredibly tough. When it was planned the team had no idea that weather conditions were set to be some of the worst we’d ever seen in March, alongside plenty of Ditchling Beacon-esque hills on the rural route they’d chosen. The Dream Team cycling alongside Tracey and Sammy were; Adrian Hillman, Claire and Rob Proud, Douglas Campbell, Bek Seager, Thomas Kemp and Bob Beatty, with the invaluable support of Sandra Parsons for medical assistance and Steve Prescott who drove the support van. The team had varying levels of experience but one thing in common; the raw determination to complete the journey, whatever the conditions. And complete it they did. They arrived to a heroes welcome at Rushfields Café for cake and champagne on Saturday lunchtime, the exhaustion etched on their faces made it clear that the journey had been hard. Some had cycled through unbearable pain, others had challenged their fitness levels beyond anything they’d done

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before. And it wasn’t over; they continued back to Henfield Leisure Centre to complete one last triumphant spin class! The final total, which went beyond £17,000 for the combined charities, was absolutely incredible. They wouldn’t have been able to do it without the support of local businesses and individuals, whose sponsorship enabled the team to donate their costs straight to the charity. Thank you’s go to: Rushfields Farm Shop, Stevens Lettings, Clif Bars, Helen Boosey, Henfield Hire, GR Teamwear, Alltime Catering, Gatwick Group, Jeremy’s of Henfield, Prescott Recovery, The White Hart, Coles Automotive, C & K Electrical, Peewees Hair, John Murray Butchers, Barratt Homes, Grommets Ltd and The George Hotel. These businesses all played a role; donating raffle prizes, paying for fuel and accommodation, supplying food and sponsoring spin classes. Both charities are enormously grateful for their support. While the cyclists were pedalling from Paris a group of local people at Henfield Leisure Centre were also raising money, by participating in Spinathons. Some had never sat on a spin bike before while others were regulars at the classes. An enormous amount of money was raised, with some notable participants completing multiple classes. Richard Kemp completed five back to back classes, Jo Rodway, Alison Price and Rosie Lee pedalled all day on Saturday to complete nine classes, while Yvonne

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Gander and Alyssa Bull completed an incredible 19 spin classes! The event closed after the final class with an auction at Henfield Leisure Centre, hosted by Heart FM’s Jack the Lad, who helped to generate even more money for the two causes. At the beginning of the challenge, the team committed to long evenings training in all weathers while we were warm and cosy inside. In return, they experienced one of the most rewarding journeys of their lives. There were tears of frustration and utter exhaustion as well as incredible euphoria and the creation of lasting friendships. Pedal for Henfield has achieved a huge amount for Henfield, thank you and congratulations to everyone involved. Emma Osman

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e’re pleased to see a new shop on Henfield High Street; Gallery BN5 opened in the middle of April in the former Henfield Furnishings and Cookshop premises. The gallery is a cooperative of local artists, launched by two members of Henfield Art Club, Elvira Watson and Margaret Thorpe-Hall, who saw the shop standing empty and wanted to utilise the space in a positive way for the village. It’s a simple concept; individual local artists can hire a ‘space’ and take advantage of window displays by rotation for a small rental and a small commission percentage. They also give their time to ‘man’ the shop for short periods each month. The happy advantage of the artists whose work is on display taking care of ‘front of house’ is that gallery visitors and customers can actually meet the artist and find out about their work. There will be artist ‘painting in’ sessions by members of Henfield Art Club every fortnight, allowing visitors to watch the creative process unfold. The idea is to display a diverse range of artwork using different mediums, as well as sculpture, jewellery, wood crafting and glass work, to keep the gallery everchanging and interesting. A point of inspiration for others, and a beautiful way to fill a prominent shop in our busy high street! Their catchphrase has become “run by artists, for 3 6 | B N 5 M A GA ZINE

the artists” and this feeling of building a creative community is what makes them different. They’ve gained the support of local suppliers Seawhite of Brighton, who are sponsoring their competition to create a logo for their packaging. The lucky winner of £100 Seawhite voucher, will be chosen from local secondary school artists who have been set the project. We’ll let you know who the winner is in a future issue of BN5! Elvira has always painted and turned to oils after she retired, which is her medium of choice. Her sister is a professional artist and her mother an accomplished painter, so she clearly has some good family genes! “We are overwhelmed by the response to our idea and the whole project is so exciting and moving so fast!” said Elvira. “Malcolm and Angela have been incredibly supportive, the space is just perfect with three lovely windows and a perfect gallery layout. We are indebted to them for allowing us to use their wonderful shop for our gallery.” “I love Henfield and it was sad to see the village losing some key shops,” said Margaret. “We want to help keep the village alive and vibrant and this is a perfect opportunity for us to combine our love of art and creating art while filling an empty high street shop.” Elvira and Margaret are in contact with all the local art and photographic clubs, not just Henfield, and welcome enquiries from other local artists. A recent post on the BN5 magazine Facebook page created a deluge of interest and new artists coming forward, so there is clearly a strong, positive need for such a space. Emma Osman Gallery BN5 is open Tuesday – Sunday, 10am-4pm and closed Mondays. For information call 01273 490080 or email info.gallerybn5@gmail.com (Please note, although bearing a similar name, Gallery BN5 is not connected with BN5 magazine at all.)

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TONY ADFIELD 1930 - 2018


ony Adfield, a much loved Henfield man, passed away on 2nd March. Tony loved his cricket and was President of the Henfield Cricket Club as well as Parade Marshal at Henfield’s Remembrance Parade for many years. He was involved with Henfield Football Club as well as at County and District level. Many people knew Tony, he always loved to stop for a chat and was always interested in village life. Tony was fascinated by local history and he wrote for BN5 magazine on more than one occasion, firstly about the Bailey bridges on the River Adur in Henfield which were built during the war, and later he wrote a fascinating tale of all the unexploded bombs which had fallen in Henfield! He was a wealth of information and we are privileged to have heard his stories. We asked Mike Morgan on behalf of the Royal British Legion, Simon Price from Henfield Football Club and Conway Thorns from Henfield Cricket Club to tell us about his contribution to their organisations.

Mike Morgan, Royal British Legion

In the early 1990’s Henfield Parish Council took over the organisation of the Remembrance Parade from the Henfield Branch of the Royal British Legion which had been disbanded. A Parade Marshal was required and it was then that I first met Tony. We could not have had anyone better. He immediately put his own stamp onto the Parade but took into account its past history. Whilst by its very nature it had to have formality, Tony was very keen to make it inclusive. I remember a youngster saying that they were concerned about him shouting at them - but he was quick to reassure them that he just needed to make sure that everyone could hear him! And yes they could. He very reluctantly had to give up this role in 2009 due to health issues, with trepidation I took over the role. Tony helped me tremendously in making sure that I knew the ropes and whilst he was a very hard act to follow and I could not match his voice, I have been very proud to follow in his footsteps.

Simon Price, Henfield Football Club

Tony was involved with the Sussex County FA for many years, and latterly a Life Member, showing just how much the Association valued his work. He was Chairman of the Association in 1972/73, and under his leadership the Association thrived. He continued to support the Association on Committee, Council & by attending Rep Matches and Cup Finals into his later years. From 1963 Tony was the Honorary Treasurer, Registration Secretary, and Representative of the Horsham & District FA to the Sussex County FA. He served as Secretary from 1970 until 1982 and was made a Vice President of the West Sussex FL in 1982 and President in 1997 until 2009, and

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during this time in recognition of his service he was made a Life Member of the League in 2004. He was a familiar figure on the sidelines, he quite often voiced his frustration at our rather gung-ho defending! The measure of the man was that he was also one of the first to congratulate me on our achievements when we had secured back-to-back promotions to the Premier Division. You could tell he was proud of his village, and the village is proud of his legacy.

Conway Thorns, Henfield Cricket Club

Tony was a very enthusiastic cricketer playing mainly in Henfield’s 2nd XI from 1955 through to 1968. His main attribute was in organisation and administration, this he combined very well with playing. with spells as Vice-Captain and Captain of the 2nd XI. He combined these posts with the Fixture Secretary role and after retiring from playing he became Club Treasurer from 1987 -1998. In 2008 he became the sixth president since the war, stepping down only a few months before he passed away. Latterly every week-end Tony could always be found sitting at ‘his table’ just inside the main pavilion door expounding the virtues or otherwise of the various goings on, on the field of play, while enjoying one of Mon’s or Olga’s teas. Tony was in his element as the president working tireless for the club, he will be missed by many. Emma Osman

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sunshine to Sussex bringing some Brazilian

SINCE Nilton Campos arrived at The Wheatsheaf from London 18 months ago (or more accurately, from London via New York and Brazil), the pub and restaurant has taken on a new lease of life. Just like his vibrant food, Nilton has been warmly welcomed by local people and has made a colourful mark on the Sussex restaurant map. Nilton said; “When I moved here I admit I was worried about how the concept of our Brazilian food would be received in the countryside and how we’d be welcomed. I really shouldn’t have given it a second thought; we’ve made lots of friends and we welcome regulars and returning customers from around the area as well as Brighton, Hove, Haywards Heath and Burgess Hill, we seem to have found a real niche!” A warm welcome is at the heart of the Wheatsheaf experience, along with the simple pleasures of sharing delicious food with friends. Nilton was raised in a big and boisterous family where sharing hearty food around the kitchen table was central to family life. When I ask him who his ‘food hero’ is, I am not surprised by his answer. “My mum, Dalva, is my biggest influence. I was raised in the countryside in Brazil and from a very young age I had responsibility for growing the family’s vegetables and herbs in our garden. For my mum, food was like a religion; we ate together and the kitchen was the heart of our home. I hope I’ve brought some of this spirit to the Wheatsheaf, a place of happiness, good food, friendship, laughter and family.”

Although his family table was over 5,000 miles away from Sussex, many of us will recognise Nilton’s family traditions from our own childhoods. Nilton is a country boy at heart, when he redesigned the Wheatsheaf signs his main thoughts were to pay homage to the land and those who work on it, hence the strong arm and sheaves of wheat symbolised on the logo. Nilton commented; “Many of our customers are farmers and those who work the Sussex land. I respect that and want to make sure we do justice to the good Sussex produce grown and created in the area.” The traditional Moqueca from head chef Carlos’s hometown Espirito Santo (a mild prawn, fish and coconut curry) is probably the Wheatsheaf’s most popular dish, made using fish from Newhaven and herbs and vegetables from Jeremy’s (the coconut milk has travelled a little further!). The pulled-pork croquettes are made from pork from the Handcross Butcher piled onto locally grown salad leaves. “I have a good reason to support other local businesses, and that’s down to quality. Jeremy’s ingredients are so fresh and he will always source the unusual ingredients we need, and the Stone Bass we sourced recently from Newhaven has been exceptional.” Nilton’s passion for his cooking and love of ingredients is evident when he explains his recipe for Crispy Polenta, something I admit I find impossible to cook. Not to give all his secrets away, but apparently I’ve been failing completely; it’s

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down to the right sized grains of organic (it must be organic) polenta, cooked for exactly the right amount of time, with good parmesan, salt, pepper and homemade stock. It’s like a risotto; simple when you know how, although I think I’m well advised to pop along to the Wheatsheaf rather than try again myself! The quality of the food is referred to time and time again on the Wheatsheaf’s Tripadvisor page, overwhelmingly visitors refer to the delicious meals, welcoming service and generous portions. From family Sunday lunches rounded off with sticky toffee pudding to evenings partying with friends and eating paella, customers comment on the excellent service, how children are made very welcome and how they’re looking forward to returning again. High praise indeed, and well deserved, because after 27 years as a chef Nilton knows one of the hardest parts is to keep customers coming back again and again. The last 18 months have been full-on for Nilton and the team, he believes the key to success is “always finding something new, never standing still”. When it came to the first anniversary, Nilton decided it was time to party Brazilian style; he brought the Carnival to Henfield, literally! There were samba drummers and Brazilian dancers complete with diamanté costumes and feathered headdresses that almost hit the ceiling. Mojitos and Caipirinhas flowed and dishes of mouthwatering food covered the tables. Nilton is always planning new ideas and there is certainly never a dull moment; look out for the Saturday night Jazz nights, or for the more adventurous the upcoming Burlesque night sounds like enormous fun! See BN5 or the Wheatsheaf Facebook page for latest events. Smaller guests are not forgotten, the wooden play pirate ship built last year has been an enormous hit. Four-legged friends are welcome too; Nilton has two springer spaniels himself and loves to see walkers bringing their dogs to the Wheatsheaf. Nilton is now firmly rooted in the Sussex countryside and not regretting his move from the Big Smoke, not least when he takes his two dogs, Frisbee and Lulu, to walk across the fields and over the South Downs. A different home and a different landscape, but one he has grown to love. Emma Osman



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Little Shop of Horrors T he Henfield Theatre Company (HTC) has been blazing a trail of late with its award winning and much acclaimed productions. The Alan Ayckbourn play, Confusions, which was staged in March, was a great success. It featured some hilarious scenes but the one at the end will be remembered by all who were there; it involved the total collapse of the village fete marquee, at almost the same moment as the local dignitary was receiving electric shocks from the microphone while trying to make her speech! Some audience members are known to have attended twice – it was so good. HTC will be turning up the comedy even higher, and adding beautiful music and a zany storyline for the May show – bring on the large, blood-thirsty, talking, singing plant from outer space! Little Shop of Horrors, written by Howard Ashman and set to music by Alan Menken, had its debut in New York in 1982 when it played in a relatively small theatre to rave reviews, winning several awards and running at that venue for five years. It has since played around the world and been a smash hit in many countries. This satirical show is a joy to watch and listen to and certainly cannot be taken very seriously. It pokes fun at science fiction and perhaps even at the concept of the musical. The score is deliberately in the style of 1960s pop and will have everyone’s feet tapping in no time. The story is set

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mainly in a flower shop where Seymour works. The shy shop assistant has a crush on his colleague Audrey but struggles to develop the relationship. One day he happens upon a strange plant, fairly small at first, but it grows dramatically when given its favourite food… blood! Seymour names the plant Audrey II and it seems destined to take over his life. The Henfield production is directed by Graeme Muncer, a well known face on the Henfield stage, most recently seen in Confusions. He is also an experienced director and his productions tend to be characterised by that vital ingredient… fun! Graeme is ably supported by David Barnett, as musical director, and Alice Forward, as choreographer. With the very talented cast that they have behind them, this is going to be a great show. Little Shop of Horrors plays at The Henfield Hall from Wednesday 16 to Saturday 19 May, starting at 7.30pm. The box office is at Stevens, Henfield High Street (phone: 01273 492141) and online at the web address below. Tickets are priced at £11 and £13. Martin Love Henfield Theatre Company wishes to thank Jeremy’s for sponsoring the show and Jasmines for providing the venue for some of the publicity photographs.

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he main activity of the Steering Group and the Focus Group members has been work on assessing the 32 potential development sites that came forward after our call for sites at the later part of last year. Each site has been subject to a number of site visits and to scrutiny that involves up to 78 questions based upon the site assessment format favoured by Horsham District Council (HDC). Site assessment is a major element of the plan process that will form an important part of our evidence base. In addition we will also be preparing a site summary sheet including a location plan and photos. You will have the opportunity to see this work at our open day events and give us your views. The open days will be held on Saturday 5 May from 09.30am until 12.30pm and on Tuesday 8 May from 6.30pm until 9.30pm in the Garden Room of the Henfield Hall. This is an essential part of the process and your involvement is important, so please try and attend. Our Housing Needs Assessment, carried out by AECOM, indicated that Henfield should bring forward between 272 and 285 homes during the plan period up to 2031. This number will be reduced by the 12 extra homes that have come forward with the uplift in housing numbers on the Barratt`s site in West End Lane from 160 homes to 172 homes. We still consider that the figures do not take into consideration the major developments that have taken place in Henfield since 2011, namely Phase 3 of Parsonage Farm, Land East of Manor Close and the Barratt`s site in West End Lane. All of these sites contributed to the housing supply figure of

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16,000 for the District, but which we feel also contributes to Henfield`s own housing needs. Work is still ongoing on this topic with further meetings with HDC who are scrutinising our assessment of the 32 potential sites. A sub-group of members has been undertaking work to establish policies that will help guide the direction of our plan which is an important aspect to safeguarding our community’s future. A Sustainability Appraisal/ Strategic Environmental Assessment (SA/SEA) is being undertaken by HDC using the services of Enplan, a planning consultant. A Sustainability Appraisal is a systematic process whose role is to promote sustainable development by assessing the extent to which the emerging plan, when judged against reasonable alternatives, will help to achieve relevant environmental, economic and social objectives. The SEA is a document relating to environmental issues and how they may be assessed so that any impact can be measured. The Scoping report, the first part of the process, went out to statutory consultees from 6 March until 10 April and gave them the opportunity to determine what aspects the SEA should cover. We will also be applying to Locality, a central government organisation, for additional funding in the new financial year. We look forward to seeing you at our open day events and to your continued support. Ray Osgood, Chairman of the Henfield Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group

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he ever-popular Floral Fringe Fair 2018 is taking place on the weekend of June 2nd & 3rd at Knepp Castle, Shipley from 10.30am-5pm. The fair is quirky and eclectic with a wildlife theme and a vintage twist, with something for everyone in the beautiful surroundings of Knepp Castle. Floral Fringe is renowned for its fabulous stalls – you’ll find all sorts of wonderful things to see and buy, with the added pleasure of being able to chat to the stallholders, many of whom have created what they’re selling and have a passion for their product. For those with a love of the retro you’ll also find a treasure trove of vintage stalls. This year we’ve introduced a strong Steampunk twist to the Fair, we love this fascinating genre that echoes with our recycle, re-love ethos and generally eccentric themes! The fair is becoming something of a foodiefavourite, with stalls selling local produce and delicious treats. Why not bring your picnic basket and rug and buy all the ingredients for your feast from the numerous street food stalls at the fair? You can picnic by the lake or eat in our fabulous pop-up tearoom, or spend time in the local ale tent! You can choose from gourmet fishfinger sandwiches with nori batter, barbecues, woodfired oven pizzas, vegan galettes, quiches, pies, cheeses, breads and smoked meat. Coffee, teas, gin cocktails, Pimms, a selection of cakes, icecream, chocolate, marshmallows and home-made fudge - mmm!

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Well behaved dogs on leads positively welcomed, but please remember there are free roaming cattle, sheep, ponies, geese and deer which may have young, so leads are essential at all times. And your pooches aren’t forgotten – there are several stalls selling delicious doggy treats for good dogs, plus handmade collars and leads. Knepp Castle is undergoing a nationally important re-wilding project and there will be the chance to learn more about this at the fair. Wildlife safaris have recently been launched on the estate and there is a well-equipped luxury campsite. Find out more (and also directions to the fair) at www. kneppestate.co.uk As a special treat the beautiful private gardens at Knepp Castle, designed by Georgia Langton, will be open to visitors during the fair. At the Floral Fringe Fair we celebrate everything that is quintessentially English and quirky; the great outdoors, gardens and gardening. We celebrate talented craftspeople and todays artists as well as the craftspeople of a bygone era. You’ll find great music from local musicians, as well as plenty of dancing! Visitors last year described us variously as; ‘unique, eclectic, quirky, quality, informative and friendly’. Entry is £7.50 per person, £2 for children under 14 and children under 4 free. If arriving in a classic or vintage pre-1975 vehicle entry is £6.50 each for the first two

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occupants. Please remember; all our stallholders are small businesses and not many of them have card machine facilities so if you’re planning to shop please bring enough cash to the fair. Finally, we love it when our visitors enter into the spirit of the day by wearing vintage clothes, especially if

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amilies and friends can enjoy an impressive threeday agriculture, country and entertainment programme, with new and exciting displays and attractions at the largest countryside show in the region, the South of England Show on 7, 8 & 9 June 2018 at the South of England Showground in Ardingly. This annual flagship Show of the South of England Agricultural Society, a charity that funds and supports agricultural education and countryside learning, brings town and country together so that visitors can enjoy a close up of the very best in British agriculture, horticulture, forestry, equestrianism, rural crafts and skills combined with superb family entertainment and shopping. This year’s unmissable main ring attraction is the famous and renowned Atkinson Action Horses. Best known for their appearances in television series Poldark, Peaky Blinders and Victoria, the Atkinson Action team will be an exciting new addition to this year’s Show, with visitors able to meet both horses and riders in between performances taking place twice a day. Other firm family favourites include the highenergy, micro-sized Shetland Pony Grand National; popular hound parades; world-class show jumping; impressive heavy horse turnouts and the amazing livestock display, with expert commentary showing the best of breed in beef and dairy cattle, sheep, pigs and goats. Said Kelly Grant, Development Director of the South of England Agricultural Society, “There is so much to look forward to at this year’s show including a brand new Entertainment Zone featuring the eye-catching Long Man Brewery music stage, designed by award-winning contemporary designer, Morag Myerscough which forms part of her ‘Belonging’ tour of Sussex and co-commissioned by the Brighton Festival and Ditchling Museum of Art & Craft. “Young fans of Tv’s PAW Patrol will also have the

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Specialist ground / garden / site clearance tree surgery / stump grinding hedge cutting / turf laying Hard & Soft Landscaping

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Servicing & repairs For all makes & models - cars & commercial Engine management diagnostics MOT & welding repairs Local collection & delivery

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DOUBLE GLAZING REPAIRS Repairs to all UPVC and Aluminium Windows, Doors and Conservatories Misted up & broken sealed units  Locks  Seals  Hinges  Handles  Patio Door Wheels  Catflaps  Letterboxes

No Call-out Charge & No VAT

Tel: 01903 209605 Mob: 6 6 | B N 5 M A GA ZINE

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• Boiler installation, service & repair specialist • Landlord Safety Certificates issued, gas cookers & fires installed & serviced • All aspects of plumbing work undertaken

No job too small - No VAT to pay

Call Matthew on 07979 746239 for prompt & reliable service

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All aspects of interior and exterior Plastering. Skilled, experienced tradesman. Clean, Reliable, Professional.



Henfield Eye Care Independent Optician

Professional, kind and caring service ™ Retinal photography available ™ Over 60 Free NHS eye exams ™ Competitive prices

™ Varifocal specialists ™ Glasses from £69 ™ Sunglasses offer from £99!

Opening Hours Mon-Fri 9:00-17:30 Sat 9:00 - 13:00

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Providing an affordable & reliable window cleaning service across Sussex

Windows | Solar panels | Gutters, Fascias & Soffits | Conservatories | Country houses

16 Years

0800 677 1713 ppcwindowcleaners.uk Sussex Independent Financial Advisers Ltd Chartered Financial Planners The county firm that knows no bounds

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Mortgages Pensions Savings Investments Protection Home Insurance Wills

Robert Slaughter Independent Financial Adviser Dip PFS M: 07799 750580 T: 01273 491221 E: Robert.slaughter@sussexifa.com W: www.sussexifa.com

Henfield Based

Registered in England No. 4117727 Authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority Warning: The value of investment may go down as well as up. Your home may be repossessed if you do not keep up the repayments on a mortgage or other loan secured on it.

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AGA servicing undertaken Contact: Peter Jenkins on Henfield

01273 492155 07710 937815 CJ Plumbing

For all your plumbing needs

Specialising in Complete Bathroom Installation & Tiling

Free Estimates, No Call Out Charge A family run business

Email cleve@cjplumbing.co.uk Call Cleve on 07931 330392

Friendly, reliable Handyman based in Henfield. All jobs considered, however small, including garden maintenance, painting & decorating, tiling, plumbing, fencing etc.

Please ring or email me to discuss or arrange a visit for a free no obligation quotation.

Mob: 07803 231213

Email: gp500006@btinternet.com



Home and Business Storage Solutions

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Free Estimates Professional Advice Samples brought to your home

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The place to go for everything Henfield... www.henfieldbn5.co.uk

Declutter Your

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Gutter cleaning services Gutter / Downpipe repairs Minor roof repairs Weather vanes & chimney cowls fitted Pest bird deterrents Free no obligation quotes Fully insured

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Same day service*

• All TV AERIALS & Satellite TV • Extra points • Communal systems

Authorised sky agent

• Sky TV – Best offers • All European & multi-national satellite systems


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• TV wall mounting service • CCTV extra phone point. FULLY Guaranteed Free estimate for TV aerial work

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Henfield Area

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• New roofs and repairs LOCAL ROOFER • Flat roofs 30 YEARS EXPERIENCE • Tiling and slating • Leadwork www.checkatrade.com/Steyningroofingltd • Chimneys • Guttering and Fascias TEL: 01903 814378 (Steyning) ~ MOBILE: 07904439915 Email:jasonstanding917@gmail.com

Henfield Homes Ltd


property maintenance and refurbishment


painting and decorating and bathrooms bathrooms  painting and decorating  kitchens kitchens and andtiling wall  tiling and decking extensions  floor floor and wall fencingfencing and decking  extensions garage and loft conversions you and your home treated with respect Tel 01273 491822 Mobile 07775 671167 www.henfieldhomes.co.uk 01273 494002

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A.C.T Pest Control

MOBILE: 07867 500375

For the control of rodents and insects including mice, rats, squirrels, moles, ants, wasps, all other pest infestations and bird proofing undertaken.

• 27 years experience in pest control • Domestic and commercial • Approved local authority contractor • Local Henfield company • NPTA Registered

Call Andrew Tullett on Office: 01273 494050

• Fully insured

Hamfelds HOME & GARDEN All your home & garden needs under one roof • • • • • • • • • •

Plants & seeds Hand tools Camping Household Kitchenware Key cutting Electrical Decorating Art supplies Plumbing & building

Open Mon - Sat 9:00 am- 5:30 pm Sun 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Next day delivery | Trade accounts available

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Your friendly, local electricians. For all your electrical needs, fully insured Call today for a free Estimate Tel: 07411 132 921 01273 317330 info@pdelectrical.net www.checkatrade.com/pdelectrical

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Richard: 07703 690090 Barry: 07719 570626 Office: 01273 494867 Email: info@thehenfieldfencingcompany.co.uk

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No Callout Charge • No VAT • Police checked • All windows, garages,

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Henfield Village Cars

Based in Henfield, covering all surrounding villages & towns


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Ray Bishop Upholstery

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We Mend

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Rubbish Clearance

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ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR Installation • Testing • Certification PAT Testing • Part P

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GDPR – coming soon…


eneral Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is the new governing legislation for collecting and processing personal data in the EU. It comes into effect on 25 May for all EU member states and the Government has stated that it will definitely be applied in the UK.

Current legislation, including the UK’s Data Protection Act 1998, was enacted before online services and cloud technology were widely used, so key points about protecting people’s data were not covered. GDPR will give individuals more control over the use of their personal data and provides clearer guidance on how people’s data can and should – and should not – be used. It is important to develop a data breach response plan, so that response to a breach is prompt and efficient. Data controllers have a duty to notify the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) within 72 hours if personal data has been lost, destroyed or accessed without authority. For the first time, data processors (and not just data controllers) will have obligations under GDPR. Agreements with data processors will need to be more detailed. Currently the maximum fine which can be imposed by the ICO is £500,000. This will increase significantly under GDPR. The maximum fine available for a serious breach of GDPR will be 4% of worldwide turnover or €20 million, whichever is higher. Employers will need to carry out audits of the employee personal data, they collect and process, to ensure that it meets GDPR conditions for employment consent. For employers, the new requirements mean that generic consents (for example, those contained in the body of an employment contract) will not be a valid legal basis to justify processing employee personal data. Regulators will have the ability to impose a wide range of sanctions, including specific compliance orders and a ban on processing personal data. Additionally, organisations that breach GDPR may be subject to private claims for compensation by individuals or legal bodies on behalf of individuals. Even after the UK exits the EU, GDPR will continue to apply directly to organisations established in the EU (for example, international organisations with an EU presence). It will also apply to those organisations established outside the EU that process personal data of EU individuals. It is also likely that after the UK leaves the EU, the UK will seek to maintain the level of protection of personal

data. This would involve either continuing to apply GDPR, or implementing data protection legislation with an equivalent level of protection to that of GDPR. Data protection is undeniably the subject of many a boardroom conversation and a clear reliable interpretation of the GDPR is vital. However, as the 25 May compliance deadline approaches, there still seems to be a lot of confusion around consent. Organisations seem to have been given varying advice on what they should do ahead of the deadline to prepare for the GDPR. Some think they need to inform their customers and supporters that their data is held and might be processed in the future, and get agreement. Some are being encouraged to get reconfirmed consent by specifically opting in. Plenty of highprofile organisations have emailed their database asking them to opt in or receive no further emails. The question organisations most frequently ask is: “Should we ask our supporters to re-consent?” Referring to the law as it stands now, specifically the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulation (PECR) - this states that an organisation cannot send a marketing email to a person without clear prior consent. Consent is considered valid if the data subject: ƒƒ understands how their personal data will be used;

ƒƒ freely gives consent by a positive action; ƒƒ specifically consents; and ƒƒ has been informed of their rights. If the personal data in your database was collected according to the above criteria, you probably have reliable grounds for processing the data. You can continue doing this ‘for the time being’, as consent doesn’t automatically lapse. But you must uphold the rights of data subjects by allowing them to easily opt out. Let’s say you have an engaging relationship with a data subject, perhaps they donate occasionally or have bought a product or service from you. They expect you to process their data and aren’t surprised to hear from you now and then. You believe you do have consent. Do you need to send them a re-consent email? Or are they effectively already opted in? The PECR says that sending an email asking for consent is effectively marketing. So, if an organisation is sending marketing communications without consent, this could be unlawful and a breach of

PECR. This could lead to enforcement action by the Information Commissioner’s Office. Surely if consent is already held, it’s unnecessary to ask for it again and in turn it’s confusing for the recipient! In short GDPR is a potential minefield – and whilst the ICO will target the big boys in the first year, smaller organisations (including charities and membership bodies) need to ensure that they have at least started their GDPR ‘journey’ before 25 May. Our GDPR experts are available for a free noobligation chat if you want to find out more on our GDPR Compliance Programme including outsourced Data Protection and Advisory Services. We also offer an Online Compliance Portal making it easy for you to assess your organisation’s GDPR status, taking you through the GDPR journey whilst helping you create your own policies and procedures through an interactive wizard. www.kingstonsmith.co.uk/services/advisory/ general-data-protection-regulation-gdpr

For further advice on this or other business issues, contact: Paul Samrah, Partner, Kingston Smith LLP T: 01737 781546 E: psamrah@kingstonsmith.co.uk

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Index of advertisers | MAY 2018 ACCOUNTANCY, TAX & BOOKKEEPING A&B Matters The Accountancy Practice Kingston Smith LLP

04 61 77

Roger Minost Architect





Bartlett Property & Gardens Chris Waller Carpentry Downs Southern Ltd Henfield Homes Ltd Oakinside Carpentry

63 67 74 71 28

Gardner & Scardifield Ltd Nigel Parsons

Hamfelds Home & Garden Jack’s Mowing & Garden Maintenance Rooted Garden Services Rushfields Plant Centre & Gifts S. Goodridge Gardens Stonepit Nursery Sussex Prairies

GIFTS, BOOKS, JEWELLERY & ART Henfield Antique Fair

73 63 62 03 75 29 33

The Steyning Bookshop

37 52 17

Black Design


37 62

A Hyatt Contractors B Muzeen Groundworks PHB Contractors

65 62 57

Upper Mead - Sussex Health Care


A&S Gutter Clearance


B&I Carpets Carters Carpet Centre

70 58

Al Baddar Barber Natasha’s Beauty Salon Pinks Hair

22 20 52

Terry Healy Chimney Sweep


Ben Daniels Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning


Henfield Helpline


The Conservatory Co. Countryman Home Improvements

62 60

BHW Glass Ltd N. Constantine Double Glazing Repairs Timber Windows of Horsham

70 66 79








Herbert Electrical Jeremy Crawley Henfield Electrician PD Electrical Ltd

63 75 74

Bankhouse Electric Gates The Henfield Fencing Co. Jasper Fencing Contractors R.J Meaker Fencing Limited

57 74 14 38



Robert Slaughter Independent Financial Advisor 69


The Elegant Feast Catering Jeremy’s Two Rushfields Farm Shop Swains Farm Shop taste...deli catering


C&T Radmall Henfield Funeral Services

62 61

GARAGES REPAIRS AND SALES Braziers Garage Henfield Coles Automotive Ltd Mile Oak Servicing Setyres

18 24 13 28 37

78 56 66 80

GARDENERS, GARDENS & NURSERIES Bartlett Property & Gardens Ltd Beechcroft Landscapes Four Landscapes The Green Reaper Green Thumb Lawn Treatment Services

63 63 46 66 32



HANDYMAN & PROPERTY SERVICES Geoff’s Handyman Services Henfield Homes Ltd

70 71

Hamfelds Home & Garden


DB Foot Clinic Feet Plus Henfield Hear to Listen Henfield Chiropractic Clinic Henfield Physiotherapy & Osteopathy NB Clinical Massage Sussex Osteopath & Complementary Health Wickwoods Country Club Hotel & Spa

50 52 52 52 33 51 53 02

Rubbish Clearance


East Barn Interiors Ltd Just Shutters Ray Bishop Upholstery Simply Blinding Ltd. Woodbourne Kitchens

55 45 75 58 24

Artful Sew and Sew Cinemobile The Floral Fringe Fair The Henfield Hall Monday Market Horsham District Year of Culture The Pre-Loved Market Place South of England Show, Ardingly St Barnabas Hospice

19 07 49 43 08 23 58 29

Batcheller Monkhouse Inner Space Marcus Grimes Stevens Lettings

12 62 34 63








PAINTING & DECORATING Andrew’s Decorating Trim Decorating

61 75

ACT Pest Control


King and Stevens PHB Contractors

55 57

JG Plastering


Aquatec CJ Plumbing MC Services Gas Plumbing & Heating

70 70 66

Batcheller Monkhouse Marcus Grimes

12 35

Contain Yourself Storage Inner Space Office & Storage The Old Mill Removals

70 62 54

The Cat and Canary The Fox, Small Dole Full of Beans Shepherd and Dog Fulking taste...deli catering The Wheatsheaf The White Hart Wickwoods, The Glasshouse

44 25 44 26 37 40 11 02






ROOFING & ROOF MAINTENANCE G & S Roofing Ltd RA Walker Roofing Services Ltd Steyning Roofing

45 65 71

Dove Nursery Little Gems Oscar Bears Day Care

54 54 54

Dark Star Brewery Jasmines Florist

04 15

Griffith Smith Solicitors LLP The Sussex Wills Office

33 61

Jim Hills Sports


Corporate Cars Henfield Village Cars

73 74

A & S Aerials & Satellites Norsat

71 77

Ashurst Arbourists Southern Beeches Ltd. The Tree Works

37 66 69

Hawthorn Veterinary Surgeries


We Mend Washing Machines


PPC Windows Town and Country Window Cleaning

69 20

Hove Woodburners






Lucy Locksmith



The Tree Works




Henfield Eyecare




67 69





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