LBS Committee Meeting 15th October 2020

Our next LBS Committee meeting is Thursday 15th October, 8pm-9.30pm at the King Edward Hall, Lindfield. This is a longer meeting to allow time to discuss final preparations for out Bonfire Night celebrations.

This meeting is open to all, and anyone interested in what we’re planning, has fund raising suggestions, or just wishes to get involved or help is welcome to come along.

If there’s something particular you would like to discuss at the meeting please let us know in advance via the Contact Us section of our web site.

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LBS Committee Meeting 17th September 2020

Our next LBS Committee meeting is Thursday 17th September, 8pm-9pm at the King Edward Hall, Lindfield. This meeting is open to all, Anyone interested in what we’re planning, has fund raising suggestions, or just wishes to get involved or help is welcome to come along.

If there’s something particular you would like to discuss at the meeting please let us know in advance via the Contact Us section of our web site.

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Lindfield Bonfire Night Cancellation for 2020

We are sorry to inform you all that following an extraordinary meeting of our Committee, Lindfield Bonfire Society has made the decision to cancel their 5th November Bonfire Night for 2020.

The Committee has issued this statement about the decision:

Lindfield Bonfire Night 2020 Cancellation Statement
It is with great regret and sadness that the Chairman and Committee of Lindfield
Bonfire Society have made the very difficult decision to cancel this year’s November
5th procession, bonfire and firework display in Lindfield.

We understand that many will be disappointed by that this will affect the charities we
support, but hope that you understand that this decision has not been taken lightly.
Our members are rightly proud of the 126 year history of Lindfield Bonfire Society, and
have all worked hard since last December to plan for this year’s November 5th. We
are very grateful to all for their efforts towards this.

As a society it is very important that we protect the people of Lindfield, our members
and all those who support and attend our night. We have planned over many months
for our event, but it is clear now that it is not possible for us to safely host our Bonfire
Night whilst supporting current social distancing requirements. We would very much
like to thank Sussex Police and Mid Sussex District Council for all their advice,
guidance and support with our planning.

Lindfield Bonfire Society will continue to raise money to support our November 5th
bucket collection so that we can make our usual annual donation to local children’s
charities; CLAPA, Court Meadow RDA, Orchard house, Chestnut Tree House and
Kangaroos. Please support these brilliant local children’s charities if you can as all
need your help during these difficult times.


We hope 2021 will see a much improved situation and look forward to seeing you all at
next year’s November 5th.

With regards,
The Chair & Committee of Lindfield Bonfire Society

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LBS Committee Meeting 20th August 2020

Our next LBS Committee meeting is Thursday 20th August, 8pm-9pm. Whilst the King Edward Hall remains closed to help prevent the spread of Corona virus the LBS Committee has switched to online video conferencing to hold its normal meeting on the third Thursday of each month.

If there’s something particular you would like to discuss at the meeting please let us know in advance via the Contact Us section of our web site.

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LBS Committee Meeting 16th July 2020

Whilst the King Edward Hall remains closed to help prevent the spread of Corona virus the LBS Committee has switched to online video conferencing to hold its meeting on the third Thursday of the month.

Our next meeting takes place on Thursday 16th July between 8pm-9pm, so if there is something you would like raised at the meeting please let us know in advance via the Contact Us section of our web site.

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