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NEWS FEED: Funding

Give thanks to South Downs Way with new donation scheme

December 30th, 2015

More than 20,000 long-distance walkers, cyclists and riders complete the 160km South Downs Way every year and many more will explore a section of it. Some for pleasure, others for the challenge and many to raise money for charity. A new donation scheme means that people who’ve enjoyed the trail have the chance to give […]

£225k pilot to improve rural broadband in West Sussex

November 20th, 2015

£225,000 is being made available as part of a pilot grant project to improve connectivity for groups of businesses in West Sussex. The new scheme, available from 30 November, is being launched at a ‘digital access’ summit convened by Arundel and South Downs MP Nick Herbert on Friday 20 November, hosted by the South Downs […]

Community tapestry goes on display

July 2nd, 2015

A tapestry which captures every home in the South Downs communities of Iford and Swanborough has been unveiled for the first time. The artwork, four years in the making, was created by members of the local community with the support of the South Downs National Park Authority’s Sustainable Communities Fund. It is on display at […]

South Downs welcomes £4.8m LEADER funding for rural economy

March 19th, 2015

Three local programmes have received funding of almost £5 million to support their work to boost economic growth, create new jobs and improve the quality of life in rural communities in and around the South Downs National Park. The LEADER programme, announced by the Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs, will provide grants to […]

Brighton cyclists first to benefit from South Downs cycle fund

October 24th, 2014

One of the first off-road cycle routes in the country to benefit from a new cycling fund was officially opened in the South Downs National Park today. Stretching 2.5km along Ditchling Road from the centre of Brighton and out into the South Downs National Park the new path has been designed to be shared by […]

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