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Mid Sussex Applauds – Nominations Are Now Open

MSDC Press Release — 12th August 2019

DO YOU KNOW SOMEONE WHO DESERVES TO BE CELEBRATED?

AWARD CATEGORIES 

• Lifetime Achievement
• Good Sport
• Young Volunteer of the Year
• Take Pride in Mid Sussex
• Stronger Communities
• Young Achiever
• Stronger Together
• Business in the Community

See categories and enter at midsussex.gov.uk/applauds

Nominations are open until 31st August 2019

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Events

25th August 2019

Royal Observer Corps Post (Nuclear Bunker) Open Days 2019

Opening hours are 10am - 2pm.

Cuckfield ROC post is a 3 man nuclear bunker hidden in our idyllic village of Cuckfield It was built in 1962 and operated until stand down in 1991. Its role was to monitor the nuclear threat from the Russians during the Cold War. The Post was restored by Mark and Ed during winter 2008/spring 2009 and opened that summer for public visits. Approximately 4 to 6 open days occur per year, usually at weekends over the summer months.

There is no charge to visit but donations are very welcome which go towards the insurance and upkeep of this nearly 60 year old structure.

Interested groups can arrange special access visits outside of regular open days, please contact us for details.

Please visit http://thetimechamber.co.uk/beta/sites/roc-posts for more details.

NB* THE BUNKER IS LOCKED SECURELY AND IS STRIPPED OF ANYTHING OF VALUE WHEN NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

26th August 2019

Royal Observer Corps Post (Nuclear Bunker) Open Days 2019

Opening hours are 10am - 1pm.

Royal Observer Corps Post (Nuclear Bunker) Open Days 2019

Cuckfield ROC post is a 3 man nuclear bunker hidden in our idyllic village of Cuckfield It was built in 1962 and operated until stand down in 1991. Its role was to monitor the nuclear threat from the Russians during the Cold War. The Post was restored by Mark and Ed during winter 2008/spring 2009 and opened that summer for public visits. Approximately 4 to 6 open days occur per year, usually at weekends over the summer months.

There is no charge to visit but donations are very welcome which go towards the insurance and upkeep of this nearly 60 year old structure.

Interested groups can arrange special access visits outside of regular open days, please contact us for details.

Please visit http://thetimechamber.co.uk/beta/sites/roc-posts for more details.

NB* THE BUNKER IS LOCKED SECURELY AND IS STRIPPED OF ANYTHING OF VALUE WHEN NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

28th September 2019

SAVE THE DATE - Feather Bench Ceremony

A service will be held to celebrate the installation of the commemorative feather bench at the Holy Trinity Church Cemetery, in memory of the many babies who have been buried there over the past 100 years.

More details to follow.

All are welcome.

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