Peacehaven Town Council awards grants

PEACEHAVEN Town Council is pleased to announce that its grants application sub committee has made more than £5,000 available from its budget for awards to local organisations and groups.

This will help provide activities and events, support running costs and help buy equipment.

The grants went to: Newhaven & Peacehaven U3A, £150, older people social activities and events; Lewes & Seaford CAB, £1,850, service provision for Peacehaven residents; Peacehaven & Telscombe Housing Association Ltd, £200, new TV aerial; Friends of Downlands, £300, singing for life sessions for older people; 3rd Peacehaven Guides, £157.45, flag and INAA, £1,000, running costs of group providing advice and support for Peacehaven residents.

NCI Newhaven, £200, running costs; Rotary Club of Newhaven, £200, Christmas concert for elderly residents; Newhaven Cricket Club, £100, first aid course for volunteers; Meridian Mature Citizens Forum, £150, room hire and running costs; Horticultural Society, £200, room hire for annual show and running costs; Peacehaven & Telscombe Scout Group, £500, mini bus for scout group.