Welcome to The Pulborough
Society holds seven lively and entertaining meetings a
We produce an informative
newsletter before each meeting, highlighting issues of
concern to the Society and our members.
meetings are held in the village hall, and this allows our
members to discuss any concerns they might have and how we
as a society can help.
guest speakers at our meetings (see News & Events) are
always interesting and diverse;
if you are a non-member and would like to come along and see
if the Society has anything to offer you, we charge just £2.
Wednesday 8th June 2016 at 7.30pm
in The Rother Room, Pulborough Village Hall
Following the agenda (below) we will enjoy a
talk on the following:
“SELBOURNE AND HEADLY WORKHOUSE RIOTS OF
Why were these two workhouses attacked? This
talk by Mr John Owen-Smith
covers the dramatic events and their aftermath. A
special hearing a few weeks
later was attended by The Duke of Wellington.
16/0591 – Validated 10th March 2016
- To consider business transacted by the
- Brief updates of local clubs and Societies
- Pulborough Parish Council
- Neighbourhood Plan
- Pulborough Community Partnership
- Local Action Team
- Pulborough Patient Link
- Youth Club
Elite Garages Ltd Texaco 5 London Road Pulborough West
Sussex RH20 1AP
Alterations to front elevation to enlarge existing retail
area and form new sub post office area.
Planning permission for this development has been granted;
however, the results of the consultation
the Post Office held for this proposal are not yet known.
16/0731 – Validated 6th May 2016
Land north east of Glebelands, Pulborough, West Sussex, RH20
Outline planning application with all matters reserved
except for means of access from Glebelands,
for residential development of up to 100 dwellings, new
internal access road
(to include the re-alignment of Drovers Lane) and associated
This application refers to the block of land situated to the
south of New Place Nurseries and to the north of Drovers
It is one of the sites designated for residential
development in the draft Pulborough Neighbourhood Plan.
The Society is registered with the Civic Trust and
affiliated to the Council to Protect Rural England
and the Federation of Sussex Amenity
Registered Charity No: 266153