Village Hall Networking Workshop, Chiddingly Village Hall, Tuesday 10 November, 6:30-9:30pm

Throughout the autumn Action in rural Sussex is holding a series of 3 evening networking workshops for those involved in running Village Halls and Community Buildings.

These will focus on the role of Emergency Resilience Planning with guest speakers from the Sussex Resilience Forum and members of District Councils. There will also be sessions on current topical issues in managing and funding halls facilitated by Louise Beaton, Community Halls Advisor. Finally, there will be numerous opportunities for informal networking between participants.

Each event will run between 6.30pm and 9.30pm, with venues currently scheduled on the following dates:

  • Ashurst Village Hall, Horsham District on Thursday 8th October 2015
  • Rawson Hall, Bolney, Mid Sussex on Tuesday 13th October 2015
  • Chiddingly Village Hall, Wealden District on Tuesday 10th November 2015

Further details and the booking form for these events are available via the link below:
Village Hall Workshop Booking Form – Autumn 2015

Please use the booking form to request any topics or discussions that concern your management committee so that they can be considered at the event. Short ‘surgery’ sessions may also be requested in advance of any of the events by completing the relevant part of the form.

The workshops are free to subscribers (for the 1st October 2015 to 31st March 2016 period) as outlined in the subscription services with 2 places per hall (subject to availability). The cost to non-subscribers or additional attendees is £36 per person.

Please return the completed booking form along with payment (where applicable) by Friday 2nd October 2015 to:

Harry Forster
Action in rural Sussex
Sussex House
212 High Street
East Sussex
Tel: (01273) 407 325 E-mail:

Booking confirmation and a map for the venues will be provided.

“Supporting rural communities in Sussex to be vibrant and diverse places in which to live and work.”