We have a great new coffee shop at the top of Palmeira Square and to encourage our members to pop in, the lovely guys at Down to Earth are offering FOPA members 10% off coffee or tea until the end of April. To collect just say you’re a FOPA member. Enjoy!
FOPA has continued to engage with the Cityclean team in order to provide as much detail to residents as possible. After many years of discussion and further to the consultation and your feedback with FOPA and Cityclean, the final locations for the new bins for refuse and recycling in Adelaide Crescent and Palmeira Square have now been chosen. The map above shows where the bins will go.
Ernest Beal was Brighton’s only true born son of the Town to have been given the Victoria Cross, although be it posthumously, Her Majesty’s Government are supplying a commemorative paving stone to be laid at the War Memorial and after that the City is also unveiling a plaque to him at his birth place.
Work will be starting on a further section of the parapet wall on Monday 5th March for approximately 14 weeks.
You may have heard rumours about what is proposed at King’s House. Now is your opportunity to examine the plans that have been drawn up so far and ask questions and make comments to the applicant. Both days at the Cornerstone Community Centre this 26th January, 6pm-9.30pm and 27th January, 10am-4pm.
Rory Connelly the FOPA streetscape committee member has been working hard to ensure that our Palmeira & Adelaide streetscape is enhanced and improved. Below is a summary of some of the key areas they have covered in the last quarter.
Thanks to everyone who attended our AGM and Annual party on 13th January 2018 at the Cornerstone Community Centre.. The event was a great success, with over 40 people joining us, this year’s event would not have been successful without your support.
This year following the AGM on the 13th January 2018 at 6pm, FOPA will be holding the Annual Party from 6.30pm – 8.30pm.
With fizz, soft drinks and canapes along with some great Raffle prizes to be won. Book you ticket at firstname.lastname@example.org for only £10 per person. Limited numbers available.
The society publishes a newsletter about once a month. You can read the latest Blog No 25 Nov 2017 issue here.
Our resident artists are taking part in this years Artists Open Houses – Xmas 2017. Both Number 10 Palmeira Square & 9 Adelaide Crescent will be open from 11.00-17.00 on the weekends. Please call in to support – more information at https://aoh.org.uk