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
SGN have provided an update on the gas works along Church Road. The Church Road project is progressing extremely well and they have already completed three of our five phases.
Friday 1st December at 4.30pm is the lighting of the Annual Christmas Tree at the Floral Clock, Palmeira Square. Everyone Welcome