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  • Council reminds District’s hospitality businesses to support NHS Test & Trace

  • Horsham District Council is thanking local pubs, cafes and restaurants for their efforts in making their businesses COVID-secure and safe for residents of the district to visit, while reminding them that we must all continue to remain vigilant in supressing the spread of the virus.

  • Published: 17 Sep 2020

  • Employer test and trace graphic

  • Council plans ambitious actions to protect the environment

  • Recognising that Horsham District Council has a key role to play in tackling climate change in Horsham District, councillors at a Cabinet meeting on 24 September are to agree funding for the first part of  an ambitious, challenging and aspirational target for the Council’s direct emissions to be carbon neutral by 2030.

  • Published: 16 Sep 2020

  • Horsham District Council lion logo on blue background

  • Council marks Battle of Britain anniversary in Horsham

  • Horsham District Council’s Chairman Cllr Karen Burgess led a simple wreath laying ceremony at the War Memorial in Horsham’s Carfax on the morning of the Battle of Britain 80th anniversary on Tuesday 15 September 2020.

  • Published: 15 Sep 2020

  • HDC Chairman Cllr Karen Burgess lays her wreath

  • Community Lottery draw celebrates first year

  • At a Horsham District Council Cabinet meeting on 24 September councillors will look to approve the continuation of the Horsham District Community Lottery after an extremely successful one year trial.

  • Published: 11 Sep 2020

  • Horsham District Community Lottery

  • Exciting new play area for Horsham Park

  • Children can look forward to new improved facilities as plans are underway to renew part of Horsham Park Play Area, which are set to deliver an exciting upgrade to play equipment in October this year.

  • Published: 02 Sep 2020

  • Exciting new play area for Horsham Park

  • Horsham District Covid-19 Appeal raises vital funds for the local community

  • The Horsham District Covid-19 Appeal which was launched to help with funding for the Horsham District Community Volunteer Hubs and community group Horsham Matters during the coronavirus crisis, has successfully raised some £20,000.

  • Published: 26 Aug 2020

  • Shipley volunteer

  • Free afternoon parking for bank holiday weekend

  • Recognising that many people are now wanting to start getting out and about more to browse the shops and cafes and enjoy our District’s towns and villages, Horsham District Council is offering free parking in its town and village car parks from 2pm across the August Bank Holiday weekend.

  • Published: 25 Aug 2020

  • Free Bank Holiday Weekend Parking graphic

  • Make sure you are entitled to vote – annual canvass 2020

  • Don’t lose your voice - residents in Horsham District are being urged to look out for their voter registration details from Horsham District Council.

  • Published: 21 Aug 2020

  • Paper form with a magnifying glass

  • Capitol Horsham announces great line up of live shows to put the sparkle into Christmas 2020

  • The Capitol is delighted to announce an excellent programme of Christmas entertainment for 2020.

  • Published: 21 Aug 2020

  • The Capitol Horsham

  • Save the dates for The Big Nibble 2020!

  • The Big Nibble Food Festival is on its way this September to promote local food and drink businesses across the District – in a virtual format.

  • Published: 19 Aug 2020

  • The Virtual Big Nibble logo

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