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hanover Welcome to The Hanover Directory

The days are getting shorter and pre-Christmas events are already fast approaching, including the Christmas Artists Open Houses festival, which starts on 23rd November.

St Luke’s Church have their Winter Fair on 23rd November and there’s also a Christmas Makers Market on 24th November at Elm Grove Primary School – all good places to start your Christmas shopping. If you’d like help with being more eco-friendly, Hanover resident Tom Kiss has advice on switching your central heating system from a gas boiler to a fossil-free heat pump. We also have a very helpful guide from local councillor Elaine Hills on what can and can’t be recycled, as well as our regular article from Hanover Action. Have a great November!

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A bright Christmas for Hanover Friends of Whitehawk Hill

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Page 11 Lindy Hop at The Islingword Page 13 Music and Wine at St Luke’s Page 13 Hanover Queens WI Page 14 HCA News

Page 17 Councillor News...Steph Powell Page 19 Local Charity

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Page 20 Public consultation on graffiti Page 21 Artists Open Houses Page 23 Project Wenceslas Page 24 CINECITY

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Page 27 A Citizens’ Assembly for Brighton Page 29 Resident’s Letter

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hanover hanover The Hanover Advent Calendar will be back in December...

A bright Christmas for Hanover Hanover will be transformed into a real-life advent calendar once again this December for the fourth year running. Every day in December (until the 23rd), homes in one local street will be invited to create festive window displays that glow with Christmas spirit. This is your chance to get as creative as you like and reveal what Christmas really means to you. The event is organised by local residents Gareth Dee, Moira Scott, Fr Anthony Murley and Councillor Elaine Hills. Each participating street will have a rep who will make residents aware of their street’s special date and let them know how to participate. Many streets like to celebrate their street’s lighting-up night with a festive get-together. So let’s make this year Hanover’s sparkliest and Christmassiest yet, while getting to know your neighbours and fellow Hanoverians a bit better.

If you’d like to know more about how to get more involved and when particular streets are being decorated you can join the Facebook group: the Hanover Advent Calendar, or email: hanoveradventcalendar@gmail.com A great place to buy some handmade gifts...

Elm Grove Christmas Makers Market Elm Grove Primary School Christmas Makers Market is on Sunday 24th November, 11.30 -16.30.

There will be over 20 stalls selling beautiful, affordable gifts handmade by dozens of local artists and makers. The fabulous ladies from the PTA will be running a vintage-style tea room and there will be live singing by Brighton acapella group deciBelle, a quiltathon and face painting. There will also be free children’s craft activities to keep the little ones happy whilst their grown-ups browse the stalls. Entry is free, but please bring some cash as not all stallholders will have card payment facilities. You don’t have to have a connection with the school to have a stall. Please contact carolinebuddenmosaic@ gmail.com and ask for an application form. There is a discount for parents and carers of Elm Grove Primary School children; otherwise a stall costs just £30. Please note, all items for sale must be handmade or designed by the stallholder.  All proceeds go to Elm Grove Primary School. to advertise, please call 01273 551021 or visit www.hanoverdirectory.co.uk


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hanover hanover News from a new local group...

Friends of Whitehawk Hill ‘Friends of Whitehawk Hill’ is a community group that aims to champion this popular and important Downland Local Nature Reserve on the edge of the city. The group emerged from the ‘Save Whitehawk Hill’ community campaign, which successfully opposed the construction of five tower blocks in the Local Nature Reserve. The campaign continues, to get the Nature Reserve removed from the City Plan as a potential development site. Wildlife surveys have been undertaken this summer to make the case.

The Friends want to draw as many participants as possible from the areas surrounding Whitehawk Hill to work together to conserve and restore its landscape and habitats, learn about its archaeology, history, and wildlife and engage people with the Hill. There will be wildlife events, walks, creative events, talks, clean-up sessions and more.

We are in a time of crisis for many native species, as highlighted by the recent ‘State of Nature’ report, so work to conserve habitats and wildlife is more urgent than ever and we can all play a part. We currently have a schedule of habitat management work days, to conserve and restore the important chalk grassland habitat on the Hill, which supports species like the chalkhill and Adonis blue butterflies. This is threatened by scrub invasion and we will be working with the Ranger Paul Gorringe and others to clear this and to extend the traditional sheep grazing on the reserve. The sheep have become a much loved sight on the Hill in recent years. We meet just to the north of the top of Manor Hill, by the information board at 10am. More information on our Facebook Group. Hope to see you there?

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Join us on Facebook at ‘Friends of Whitehawk Hill’ and on Twitter @whitehawkhill.

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hanover Exciting news from a local nursery...

Orchard day nursery is expanding!

New site opens January 2020!

We are absolutely delighted to be expanding our wonderful nursery to the vicarage hall at St Luke’s Church. The space, formerly used by the much-loved St Luke’s Pre-School, is currently being renovated and updated by us and we are looking forward to welcoming preschool aged children from early January.

We absolutely love the space which is ideal for children and with the lovely outside play area will provide a fantastic outcome for learning for the children both indoors and outdoors. Orchard day nursery on Queens Park Road opened in May 1991 and is now in its 28th year of caring for the children within the Hanover and Queens Park community. We are delighted to be able to continue and expand. We have an amazing staff team of all ages and genders who are committed to providing the best of care and education for children. We are extremely proud of our Ofsted outstanding rating. In our nursery we offer a home from home atmosphere with a qualified and nurturing staff team.

We love to go out and have daily trips to Queens Park, weekly excursions to the beach, the library and bigger excursions to garden centres and farms.

We are lucky to have a range of outside teachers who come in weekly to teach music, dancing and yoga. We also run forest school sessions in Queens Park led by our qualified forest school leader. Lots and lots going on!

We have spaces available for children from 20 months to 5 years and we are booking baby spaces now for July 2020.

Please contact us on 01273 622883 or email orchardday@yahoo.co.uk -website www.orcharddaynursery.co.uk - if you would like to visit.

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hanover Join the Swing Dancing craze sweeping Brighton (including Hanover)!

Lindy hop at The Islingword

The lindy hop, a type of swing dance, originated in the Savoy Ballroom New York, in the 1930s. Today, more people dance lindy hop than ever before, and Brighton Lindyhoppers are proud of the welcoming and inclusive lindy hop community in Brighton. Led by the infectiously enthusiastic Amanda and Graeme, Brighton Lindyhoppers have been running classes in the city since 2011. Their first class saw 15 people attend, and eight years on they now teach over 200 people on a weekly basis across a number of venues, and work with an amazing team of teachers and volunteers. Their emphasis in class is always on having fun, getting to know your fellow ‘lindy hoppers’ and, in the meantime, learning a dance they are truly passionate about.

“We want people to feel welcome and relaxed in all our classes,” says Graeme. “You don’t need a partner, you don’t need to book in advance, just turn up and we’ll have you dancing within the hour,” adds Amanda. In a typical class you’ll be taught to either lead or follow. Traditionally, men would lead and women follow, but this is the one tradition Brighton Lindyhoppers don’t adhere to.

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“We love that people coming to our classes have the choice to lead or follow,” says Amanda. “We want people to be able to experience every aspect of this wonderful dance.”

After teaching the leads and the follows their footwork at the start of a class, everyone is partnered up and next it’s on to learning how to dance together. Everyone changes partners regularly in the class, and so they get to dance with, and meet, lots of people every night. It’s a really friendly atmosphere. “The popularity seems to come from meeting people, making friends, learning something new and the endless laughter this dance brings,” Graeme enthuses. “Plus it’s great exercise without even realising!”

You can catch Brighton Lindyhoppers in Hanover every Thursday at the Islingword Inn, with Beginners class at 7.30pm, everyone welcome. More information at brightonlindyhoppers.co.uk

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hanover Two concerts this month at St Luke’s Church…

Music and Wine at St Luke’s On Friday November 15th cellist Ivana Peranic and pianist Rachel Fryer perform Debussy’s sonata for cello and piano alongside a wide variety of works by Sussex composers from the collective New Music Brighton. And on Friday November 29th Mexican pianist and Bechstein scholar Juan Pablo Hinojosa makes his St Luke’s debut performing music by Russian masters including Scriabin and Medtner. Please contact us if you would like a copy of our next brochure. The concerts take place at St Luke’s Church, Queen’s Park Road, Brighton BN2 9ZB,

and start at 7.30pm. Tickets £7 / £5 under-25s / under-16s free. Disabled access. Wine and refreshments served. For more information, please visit www.musicandwineatstlukes.com or contact musicandwineatstlukes@gmail.com This month’s column from the local WI...

Hanover Queens WI Juan Pablo Hinojosa

We are pleased to be in our new venue - the Church of the Annunciation, 89 Washington Street, BN2 9SR - where we have disabled access as well as kitchen facilities. We meet there again on Thursday 14th November, 7.30-9.30pm, when we look forward to a talk from local sculptor Hazel Reeves, whose statue of Emmeline Pankhurst was unveiled in Manchester last year.

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Do come and join us for this if you’d like to - we really welcome new faces and potential new members. We’re not too traditional and like to have fun with a varied programme of activities. We enjoy supporting two local charities and recently had a great afternoon tour of the pier complete with carousel ride and tea in the Palm Court to raise funds for the hospital’s Small Acts of Friendship charity. We’re also looking forward to a visit to the Supreme Court later this month. Find us on Facebook or contact us on wihanoverqueens@gmail.com Recipe of the month

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HCA is the small charity that manages the Hanover Cen trustees who live locally. We always welcome your feed or activity at the centre and have comments, complime Three Cheers for Beers! Another successful Beer Festival where a good time was had by all our happy punters, and a smile brought to even the dourest of faces! The first barrel was drunk dry by 10pm on Friday and there was little left to offer at the take out Bav of Southover Street session on Sunday. A big THANK YOU to all the sponsors, the breweries who donated or discounted barrels, and the organisations who loaned or discounted services. Most importantly we want to thank our fantastic team of volunteers, headed up by Festival Coordinator Jill, who made it all happen. And thank you to everyone who came along and helped us raise just under £6,000 which goes towards maintaining the Hanover Community Centre. Last but not least, thank you to Bernie Weyman for capturing the event on camera. Check out the full selection on the Hanover Beer Festival Facebook page: https://www. facebook.com/pg/HanoverBeerFest/photos/ Yoga for Pregnancy, Birth and Beyond… Prepare yourself physically and emotionally for pregnancy, birth and parenthood. In each class, we

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ntre on Southover Street. The charity is run by a committee of voluntary dback and suggestions, so please get in touch if you’ve attended an event ents or complaints. will explore body and breath work, meditation and deep relaxation techniques to help: connect with yourself and your baby; increase energy; release tension and anxiety; relieve common side effects (backache, heartburn, swollen ankles, insomnia); prepare for labour and birth. In classes, through working with the body, we will explore the deeper philosophy that underpins yoga practice. We can develop self-awareness, acceptance and trust, helping to discover a centred space, where we feel able to respond to whatever challenges pregnancy and parenthood throw at us. Wednesdays, 7.15-8.30pm, Hanover Centre. Cost: £12 drop in, £60 6 consecutive classes, £100 for 10 (block bookings can be used across venues/classes) Email leonie@centredspace.net or call Leonie on 0780 907 5602 Mini Ones For Tennis? Queens Park Tennis Coach Jimmy Smith is excited to offer this new 6 week indoor tennis coaching course for juniors aged 4 - 8 years old. The sessions will be open to players already

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active in the Queens Park Tennis programme or who are totally new to the game. The course will look to introduce players to the basics of the game with the focus on a different shot theme each week. Fridays from 6-7pm starting 8 November, until 13 December at the Hanover Centre. £42 per player. For more information visit www.qptc.co.uk To book contact Jimmy on 07966 210 692 or email jimmy.smith@qptc.co.uk Mid-Week Community Café Wednesdays, 12.15 - 2.45pm at Hanover’s friendly Community Centre. Everyone welcome! Serving drinks, sweet treats and soup at reasonable prices ~ Book and magazine exchange ~ Local information and news ~ Free Wi-Fi ~ Pop in and see us soon! Talk to Us! If you would like to join in with our projects, run a course, volunteer or enquire about a booking or a class, then please leave a message or email with a daytime phone number and we’ll call y.ou: Hanover Centre, 33 Southover Street, BN2 9UD Email: office@hanovercommunity.org.uk Website: www.hanovercommunity.org.uk Phone: 01273 694 873 (24 hours) Join our Facebook group: “The Hanover Centre” The office is open Monday – Friday, 10am-12pm.

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BRIGHTON CHAMBER CHOIR Conducted by Ruth Kerr presents

ETERNAL LIGHT A requiem by Howard Goodall and

A CEREMONY OF CAROLS

Benjamin Britten

Sunday 17th November at 6pm St Martin’s Church, Lewes Road Soprano Baritone Harp Organ Piano 2019

Yvonne Patrick Chris Parke Helen Arnold Nick Houghton Tim Nail

Tickets £15 from wegottickets.com (Under 16 free). £17 at the door

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The Brighton Chamber Choir present... Howard Goodall – Eternal Light, A Requiem Benjamin Britten – A Ceremony of Carols

Sunday 17th November at 6.00 pm at St Martin’s Church, Lewes Road, Brighton BN2 3HQ The Brighton Chamber Choir are delighted to be performing Howard Goodall’s beautiful “Eternal Light - A Requiem”. Written in 2008, it won Goodall the Classical Brit Award for Composer of the Year. Traditionally a prayer for the salvation of the departed soul, Goodall’s Requiem centres on those who are left behind to grieve. The programme also features Benjamin Britten’s ever popular “A Ceremony of Carols”. Performers: Soprano - Yvonne Patrick, Baritone - Chris Parke, Harp – Helen Arnold, Organ – Nick Houghton, Piano – Tim Nail, Conductor – Ruth Kerr Tickets £17.00 or £15.00 from www.wegottickets.com; students £10 and under-16s free. Tim Cullen – Secretary, Brighton Chamber Choir

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17 17 A councillor report from Steph Powell, Green councillor for Hanover & Elm Grove...

Councillor News...Steph Powell

As I write this, the spectre of a No Deal Brexit hangs over the city. Be assured that, amidst all that uncertainty, your three Green ward councillors are working hard for residents, standing up for the vulnerable, and for the environment. We will continue to do so. Uncertain times: The local election seems so long ago. The political landscape is changing daily. It’s hard to keep up with it all. Statistics tell us that hate crime is sadly on the rise. At the recent TECC (Tourism, Equalities & Culture committee), I raised a BBC report which stated an 80% rise in Trans hate crime. The Brexit debate has brought out the worst in some people, it seems. I was proud therefore, to support the Trans community in attending Trans Pride in July. We are a City of Sanctuary. There is no room for hate here.  From our conversations on the doorsteps we know that Brexit and its ramifications is a big deal for residents. As councillors, we know, too, that the council have been working hard over many months to prepare the city for whatever the outcome. Greens felt that it was time for the notes of these meetings to be made public. So Greens requested a Special

Brexit Full Council for all councillors. Notably, the Tory benches were empty... The Greens proposed that these notes be made public, and to support a People’s Vote. Labour councillors supported the Greens on this. Positive, joint working. Ward news: I’ve been keeping an eye on the Planning register, and one such application in the ward is causing a stir; notably the application for an illuminated advertising billboard on the corner of Queens Park Road and Bentham Street. A petition opposing this is at the local Elm Grove Mini Market, should you wish to sign.  We have been busy working with the local voluntary “Good Gym”, doing our bit by painting out unsightly graffiti on bins, junction boxes, and weeding, where possible. The problem of graffiti continues... But we are trying!  Residents have raised concerns of living next door (or near to) properties being let out by Airbnb, and other similar companies. Some are causing issues in the neighbourhood, mostly with noise. I have raised the issue with officers. A similar problem over in Patcham was brought to a TECC committee. Caroline Lucas MP has also been looking into the issue. Other big cities such as Barcelona, have introduced policies to address this. Our council officers are currently lookin.g at possibilities here, so we will keep you posted. I am here to represent and assist in matters relating to the local area. Please feel free to drop me a line: Steph.powell@brighton-hove.gov.uk

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hanover This article is from local charity Together Co Befriending...

Can you spare an hour to make someone’s week?

Before her health deteriorated, Linda travelled the world and worked as a letting agent and holistic therapist. Since her disabilities developed, she can only leave the house once a week with assistance. A visit from Rebecca, a Together Co Befriending volunteer, makes a huge difference to Linda’s week. Rebecca and Linda

Linda: “When I became housebound, my friendships slowly dissolved as we had less and less in common. My befriending volunteer, Bex, is great. She is the only person I see socially. My carers visit daily to help me with my daily routine, but there’s no time to chat. Together Co match you with someone who shares your interests. Even an hour a week of friendliness can make a lot of difference to my life.” Bex: “Popping round to Linda’s for a cup of tea and a catch-up is something I know we both look forward to each week. It’s a mutually beneficial connection.”

About Together Co Befriending

Everybody should have somebody. We match people with people to create friendships that make life better. We’ve been doing so for over 20 years. In that time, we’ve seen loneliness eased and lives changed – all through the simple power of human connection.

Please get in touch if you can spare an hour a week to visit a neighbour. Call us on 01273 775888 or email: sally.clarke@togetherco.org.uk

Councillor Details

The Green Party councillors for Hanover & Elm Grove, David Gibson, Elaine Hills and Steph Powell, hold an advice surgery every second Saturday in the month, from 10.15 to 11.15am at Elm Grove School. You can also email them at:

• David.Gibson@brighton-hove.gov.uk (tel: 01273 291424 / 07810 150833) • Elaine.Hills@brighton-hove.gov.uk (tel: 07704 314867) See local reviews of this business at

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At present the council are only responsible for removing graffiti from their own buildings and other equipment they own like bins and lamp posts. They are not responsible for removing anything on private property or land, unless it’s offensive. Councillor Anne Pissaridou, chair of the council’s Environment, Transport & Sustainability committee, is urging people to complete the consultation. She also acknowledged that the council needs to clean up its own buildings and equipment. She said: “Some of the consultation is quite controversial as we’re asking people if they think businesses, private homeowners and landlords should remove graffiti from their buildings or pay the council to do so.”

The consultation is open until 15 December. You can find it at: https://consultations.brightonhove.gov.uk/rubbish-recycling-and-streets/ graffiti-removal-enforcement-consultation/

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hanover You can find some great Christmas gifts at the Artists Open Houses…

Artists Open Houses Christmas Festival

This year’s Artists Open Houses Christmas Festival runs every weekend from 23rd November to 8th December. There will be a hugely diverse selection of artwork, ceramics, homewares, crafts, jewellery, children’s toys, Christmas cards and foodie gifts on offer. Many of the houses also offer mince pies and mulled wine to ease you into your Christmas shopping! The Christmas Artists Open Houses festival provides a fantastic opportunity to shop away from the high street and buy unique Christmas gifts in an inspiring environment. Some of the highlights of the 2019 Christmas festival include Urban Graffiti, which will see 40 top international graffiti artists, including Pure Evil, Cosmo Sarson and Xens, create a subversive miniature city – a model village like you’ve never seen before! Highly acclaimed Brighton photographer JJ Waller, whose pictures shine a light on the unique characters and flavour of life in Brighton, will be exhibiting as a solo artist for the first time at the Artists Open Houses festival.

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A bereavement allotment group for men...

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Brighton Lions Club are once again launching Project Wenceslas, a campaign to help combat fuel poverty. People who receive the annual Winter Fuel Payment and feel they do not need it are invited to donate the amount to Brighton Lions. Excess winter deaths in Brighton & Hove are slightly higher than both England and the South-East. People in difficulty will be contacting agencies such as Age UK who will refer them to Brighton Lions. Direct applications will not be accepted to ensure all the donated money goes to the people who really need it. Brighton Lions will make payments direct to the energy supply companies, not the individual beneficiaries, whose details will not be known to the Lions.

“Last winter we spent more than £9,000,” said Pete Dilloway, President of Brighton Lions Club. “That was an increase of £1,000 on the previous year so there really is a need even in this, the so-called affluent South-East. One of those we helped last winter had been admitted to hospital with hypothermia having been too scared of running up bills to use enough heating.” Donations can be made by credit/debit cards through Brighton Lions Club’s website at www.brightonlions. org.uk or cheques payable to Brighton Lions Wenceslas should be sent to Brighton Lions Club, c/o 9 Westfield Crescent, Brighton, BN1 8JB. People sending cheques are asked to confirm that their donations may be treated as Gift Aid so that the value of the donation can be increased by 25%.

Earthworks is a space for bereaved men to meet and get together to grow, harvest, tend and maintain Martlets’ new allotment. Throughout the year Martlets will be offering sessions on mornings, afternoons, evenings and on a Saturday. Previous gardening experience is not required and attendees are free to take on whatever jobs interest them, be it lighter work pricking out seedlings or getting stuck into digging and clearing. The course will run for 12 weeks from the beginning of November and any bereaved man is welcome to attend; you do not need a connection with Martlets.

The session starts with a cuppa in the allotment shed around the wood burner. Sharing experiences of loss while working with the natural cycle of life through the seasons can be a healing experience. For more information, please contact Martlets’ Patient and Family Support Administrator on 01273 273400, or email bereavement@martlets.org.uk.

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hanover The city’s annual film festival...

CINECITY 8th-17th November

This year’s Brighton film festival, CINECITY, is on from 8th to 17th November 2019, with the best in world cinema, a mix of premieres and previews, treasures from the archive and live cinema events.

Highlights will include Portrait of a Lady on Fire – romance, eroticism and art collide in this sumptuous masterpiece from Céline Sciamma, winner of both the Queer Palm and Best Screenplay award at this year’s Cannes.

It Must Be Heaven is an absurdist comic saga by award-winning Palestinian director Elia Suleiman exploring identity, nationality and belonging, and you can see Björk’s big screen debut in The Juniper Tree, Nietzchka Keene’s mystical and haunting fairytale made in 1990 and now beautifully restored.

East Side Story will be screened as part of the British Film Institute’s “Musicals! The Greatest Show on Screen” UK-wide season. Showing on 35mm, this

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fascinating documentary made in 1997 explores the little-known genre of the ‘Iron Curtain musical’.

Venues this year for CINECITY include the Sallis Benney Theatre in Grand Parade, Duke of York’s Picturehouse, Dukes at Komedia, Fabrica Gallery, Lighthouse in Kensington Street and The Old Market theatre. For the full programme and tickets visit www. cine-city.co.uk.

A free event at Brighton Museum...

Black History Family Day

There will be a family-friendly day of fun activities at Brighton Museum on Saturday 9th November (11am-4pm), as part of Black History Month. It’s an annual celebration of African and Caribbean culture and heritage, with creative workshops, live music, storytelling and delicious food. Events will include a film about Thomas Highflyer, a young African boy rescued from a slave ship. You can have a go at drumming and sandpainting, create your own percussion instrument and have your head wrapped in the latest style.

DJ Tusk will play the best beats from around the world all afternoon. You can indulge in a fusion of flavours from East Africa and Gujarat from Kitgum Kitchen or traditional Caribbean cooking served by the Island Takeaway. The event is free, you can drop in and all ages are welcome.

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2525 This article is by Hanover resident Tom Kiss...

Goodbye to gas in a terraced house in Hanover When our boiler died earlier this year, after 15 years of service, phoning the plumber to get a quote for a new one seemed like the only option. But, it had also been just a few weeks since I’d signed one of many anti-fracking petitions online. A new gas boiler lasting as long as the previous one would be in service until 2034; are we not meant to be ending our use of fossil fuels to combat climate change?

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Large wash up to 27lb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £16.60 Wash, dry and fold Small wash up to 12lb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £8.80


26 A guide to recycling in Hanover & Elm Grove

By @hanoverhills

& What you can’t ❌ plastic Pots, tubs, trays and PUnnets ❌ cartons ❌ Tin foil ❌ plastic bags* *Asda and Morrisons recycle plastic bags Boxes are emptied fortnightly. If yours isn’t, go to: cityclean. brighton-hove.gov.uk/link/ missed-collection

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recycling points take cans, card, paper & glass – Some also recyclE clothes, shoes & cartons In hanover & elm grove:

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Near hanover & elm grove: take all the above

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• The bottom of Elm Grove takes aLL the above • The Hanover Centre Takes all except cartons • THE WELLINGTON Takes all except cartons

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local RECYCLers The Green Centre recycles a wide range of items, including CDs, at the Open Market, first three Thursdays of each month.

• The Level • The Pepperpot • Lewes Rd

www.thegreencentre.co.uk

COMmunity comPOSTING schemes

Magpie collects and

recycles plastics, textiles, There are several in and near the ward, marked foil and cartons, and costs ✷ on the map. To join a waiting list or start up a under £2/week. To enquire new scheme, email: compost@bhfood.org.uk go to: magpie.coop

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Our regular article from Hanover Action...

A Citizens’ Assembly for Brighton

In December 2018, Brighton and Hove City Council was one of the first councils in the UK to declare a climate and biodiversity emergency. 245 councils around the country have now made the same declaration, and the UK Parliament followed suit in May this year. But what does this mean in practice? How are our governments - and how are we as citizens responding to the emergency that is unfolding before us? Hanover Action is working with a coalition of local community and environmental groups to call on Brighton and Hove City Council to form a “Citizens’ Assembly” that will allow residents to have their voice heard on the actions we need to take to tackle the crisis.  Citizens’ Assemblies have taken place all over the UK on a variety of issues: from social care to Brexit. They are seen as an effective form of “participatory democracy” – a way in which citizens can be more directly involved in informing political decisions – especially around challenging issues where there are strong views on all sides. 

Sarah Bradley

Life Coach EMCC/EQA Qualified Coach Practitioner My coaching sessions are solution-focussed, goal driven and bespoke. I practise from my home in Hanover Brighton and offer sessions for both adults and young people (14 to 21-year olds), helping with many issues such as… Young People: Time management skills Goal setting Building resilience Study skills

Adults: Work-life balance Managing work-related or personal change Mid-life pressures

For a free, no obligation, consultation…

Contact me on 07765370715 or Email sarahnbradley60@yahoo.co.uk www.sarahbradley.net

In February this year, Brighton and Hove City Councillors unanimously committed to achieving net zero emissions in the city by 2030. The Brighton and Hove Citizens’ Assembly on the Climate and Biodiversity Emergency would help to identify the measures that we should take, in our homes, communities and at the city level, in order to achieve net zero carbon emissions in the next ten years. 

The Citizens’ Assembly would involve a randomly selected group of residents from Brighton and Hove; fifty people that provide a representative balance of the city’s population, for example in terms of age, gender, income bracket and ethnic diversity. Those fifty people would be involved in a process – carried out over a few evenings or weekends – where they would learn more about the climate crisis, hear from experts on what we can do, and then, through a carefully facilitated exchange, come up with a series of recommendations for actions for the council, and us as residents, to take. An independent and non-partisan advisory group would be there to guide the process, with representation from the political parties, as well as from local business and community groups. 

We have a strong team of dedicated volunteers who have been working to develop the Citizens’ Assembly concept in partnership with the Council. If you are interested in helping to make this happen, please get in touch with Hanover Action at contact HASL@gmail.com  For further information, visit:

https://rebellion.earth/act-now/resources/ citizens-assembly/

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We received this from a Hanover resident...

Proposed electronic billboard on our street Clear Channel (the world’s largest outdoor advertising company), together with their commercial estate agent Carter Jonas, have applied for permission to install an LED, internally lit (backlit) billboard to replace the current unlit poster billboard at 185 Elm Grove. This is actually on Bernard Road on the west side of the corner building with the Elm Grove Mini Market. The backlit screen will be 3m x 6m, the same size as the current one.

The effect in daytime will be approximately as above. However at night this will create a

bright light that has not been there before as the current poster is not lit. Light pollution and the preponderance of an increasing number of LED advertising displays create a modern blight on quietly lit neighbourhoods, devalue the aesthetic of our towns and cities and reduce our property values.

If you wish to comment on the planning application, please go to:

http://www.brighton-hove.gov.uk/ planningapplications and search for application BH2019/02541. I live on Elm Grove. Email me (Robert) if you would like more information: dreamroadstudio@gmail.com My posted comment (excerpt) is as follows:

This is totally inappropriate for a residential street. This is pollution of the neighbourhood airspace and will definitely be detrimental to nearby property values. Lighted advertising signs are a corporate intrusion and extend out and into our quiet neighbourhood. This one will be particularly distracting to drivers as they approach the stop light that is 75ft or so behind it. A local event...

St Luke’s Church Winter Fair

St Luke’s Church in Queen’s Park Road will be holding their Winter Fair on Saturday 23rd November, from 10am to 2pm.

There will be lots of stalls selling homemade cakes, refreshments, bric-à-brac, jewellery, books, CDs and DVDs, plus a bouncy castle to keep the children entertained. to advertise, please call 01273 551021 or visit www.hanoverdirectory.co.uk


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Dance

Laundrette

After School Club

Bollymoves..........................................15

Alpine Aerials & Satellites...................28

Alexandra Dance Academy................14

The SoapBox......................................25

Tarner....................................................6

Damp Solutions

Jeanette Philpott.................................11

Diner

Life Coaching Sarah Bradley.....................................27 Locksmith. Lee’s Locks.........................................28

Bakery

Dough Lover........................................12

Domestic Appliances Carters................................................31

Painting & Decorating

The Bath Business..............................23

Darren Clarke........................................9

Bella Vista...........................................22 Builders

Estate Agents Q Sales and Lettings..........cover & back

Clarkes of Brighton.............................28

Wheelers.............................................17

Home Instead.......................................6

Love That Stuff......................................6

Fun In Action ......................................16

Drapers...............................................23

Musical Bumps...................................13

Brighton Log Centre ...........................19

Alexander Technique

PEM Construction....................... cover

Sarah Matthews..................................14

Dough Lover........................................12

Bath restoration

Electricians

Blinds

Jack Bond.............................................5

Drapers...............................................23

Paul Bott & Co.....................................18

Care at Home

Fair Trade shop

Charity

Fencing

Children’s Activities

Firewood

Magic Moves.......................................15

Flat Pack Assembly Flat Pack Man.....................................30 Funeral Directors ARKA ...................................................8 Sussex Funerals.................................21

Childcare

Tarner....................................................6 Chimney Sweep

Andy Sweeps.................................cover Cleaning

Little Miss Do it All.................................5 Computer Repairs

Hanover PC.........................................30 Concert

Brighton Chamber Choir.....................16

Gardening Tim the Gardener..................................5 Grocery

Hilly Laine............................................24 Job Opportunity

Home Instead.......................................6 Kitchens Dream Doors.........................................8

Nursery Orchard Day Nursery..........................10 Queens Park Decorating......................9 Panto

Dick Whittington..................................29 Pet Services.

Dapper Dogs.......................................22

Plastering Lewis Byard...........................................4 Pilates Jan Davies..........................................14

Plumbing & Heating DJ Plumbing..........................................9 ABBA Heat............................................3 Plum....................................................20 Restaurant

Semolina...............................................2 Road Safety

Brighton and Hove Council.................16 Roofing M. Marchant........................................26 Ridgeline Roofing...............................28 MB Roofing.........................................20

Affordable Roofing................................6 Virtual PA

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