Moulsecoomb Forest Gardens celebrates 20 years of Brighton wildlife

The Argus:

6:00am Monday 13th October 2014

A birthday party and a new eco-classroom for Moulsecoomb Forest Gardens and Wildlife Project after 20 years supporting the community with a grass roots approach

Moulsecoomb Primary School picks up two gardening awards

The Argus:

5:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

A Brighton primary school scooped prizes in two separate garden competitions this week.

Table tennis for all – inclusive learning disabled sessions at Brighton Youth Centre

The Argus:

3:00pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

A weekly table tennis session for people with learning disabilities has restarted at Brighton Youth Centre after a short break.

Local Action Team promotes community projects for wellbeing in Moulsecoomb

The Argus:

11:30am Monday 29th September 2014

Community groups have given Moulsecoomb residents the tools to make a healthy change at the Local Action Team’s annual Wellbeing Event.

Extreme Mountain Bike Show a wheel treat for pupils

The Argus:

10:00am Monday 29th September 2014

The Extreme Mountain Bike Show has rewarded Moulsecoomb Primary School for cycling a combined 365 miles at the BikeStock community event.

Unique Brighton pub aims to open doors within weeks but needs help from volunteers

The Argus:

11:07am Monday 22nd September 2014

Eager volunteers are being sought by The Bevendean Community pub in Hillside, Moulsecoomb to help with its ongoing renovation project.

Stargazing in the garden

5:31pm Wednesday 23rd January 2013

Amateur astrologers are being encouraged to take part in a stargazing event in a community garden in Moulsecoomb

New celebratory walk for Moulsecoomb

The Argus: Celebratory walk introduces new managment plan

1:14pm Thursday 20th September 2012

A new management project for a forgotten woodland was unveiled in Moulsecoomb

Moulescoomb open day with a wild twist

11:10am Thursday 20th September 2012

Pizza baking in an outdoor oven and creating string from nettles are all part of the fun at Moulescoomb Forest Garden and Wildlife project open day.

Bike ride raises money for Moulsecoomb school

2:16pm Wednesday 5th September 2012

Tom Hopkins and Sarah Monk from Brighton will cycle 1000 miles from Brighton to Barcelona to raise money for the Cedar Centre School.

Locals asked to participate in a ₤6m project

5:52pm Friday 2nd December 2011

People who live along Lewes Road, Brighton, have been invited to roadshows to discuss proposals to improve the area.

Geranium Man creates flower for Lost Love

The Argus: Mr Sargison presenting one of his pelargoniums

12:59am Tuesday 17th May 2011

“Mighty oaks from little acorns grow” so the saying goes, and you might have wandered past a simple geranium stall at the local Moulsecoomb Family Fun Day on Saturday, but if you did, you missed the start of something big. For Mr Walter Sargison has big plans: he would like not only to start a pot plant group in Brighton but also go onto bigger things. “ I want to try to give people experience in how to grow geraniums,” said Mr Sargison. “And when the club gets big enough it would be nice to go on outings to flower shows, then eventually have a big flower show here in Brighton - something to match the Chelsea Flower Show.”

Moulsecoomb sheep help restore ecosystem balance

The Argus: David Larkin with volunteer shepherds Lois and Paula

11:55pm Monday 16th May 2011

The hardy Herdwick Cumbrian sheep are a popular sight on the hillsides of Moulsecoomb Wild Park, giving a lovely country ambience to what is essentially a city park. However, the sheep are not just there to make the park more attractive but they have a very important part to play in maintaining the balance of the ecosystem. Since their introduction in 2008 to improve the chalk grassland area there are signs of rare plants beginning to grow again and the rare Adonis butterfly has made a re-appearance. David Larkin, Brighton and Hove county park ranger, explained how the sheep are making a difference to conservation in Moulsecoomb and other parks around Brighton.

Community worker to run 26 miles for Moulsecoomb's youths

10:29pm Sunday 20th March 2011

A youth worker will be “running like a mad woman” in the Brighton Marathon on April 10th hoping to raise £500 for a community centre in Moulsecoomb, following cuts in government funding.

Piano students bring music to Moulsecoomb

6:14pm Tuesday 8th March 2011

The Bridge Community Education Centre hosted a charity concert last night to raise money for community projects.

Moulsecoomb library invites kids to get crafty

10:41am Saturday 5th February 2011

A craft session is being held at Moulsecoomb library today to celebrate Chinese new year and help develop community togetherness

Moulsecoomb charity jazz concert will take it to the bridge

2:28pm Saturday 29th January 2011

The Bridge Community Education Centre in Moulsecoomb will host a charity concert, performed by local pupils.

Aggression and abusive language at Moulsecoomb Primary School

12:03am Saturday 29th January 2011

Two separate incidents of physical aggression and use of foul language by a parent have been reported at Moulsecoomb Primary School in the past week.

Wild Park health walks

12:22pm Tuesday 23rd November 2010

Healthwalks are free, short, social walks that are led by Volunteer Walk Leaders. They are designed to help people get the most out of walking for their physical and mental health; and also provide a great opportunity to meet new people. They are friendly and supportive, so are particularly benefical to those who are getting little or no exercise, recovering from illness or lacking in confidence.

Maintenance super centre opens its doors to residents

The Argus: Residents view Brighton and Hove's super centre

6:42pm Wednesday 13th October 2010

Residents of Moulsecoomb tour Brighton and Hove's £1.1 million housing maintenance 'super centre'.

Moulsecoomb Family Fun Day

2:39pm Monday 22nd March 2010

Moulsecoomb family fun day is on Saturday, May 15 at Wild Park.

Falmer Stadium Update

2:15pm Monday 22nd March 2010

The community stadium development continues on time. The east stand arch has now been erected and provides a sensational addition to local views. Work is continuing on the other stands with the steelwork going up on the west stand.

Brighton Aldridge Community Academy

1:43pm Monday 22nd March 2010

Work has started on a £28m flagship academy building, due to be completed by september 2011.

Party For St Georges Day

1:29pm Monday 22nd March 2010

Come and celebrate St Georges day, Friday 23rd April at St Georges Hall, 3pm-9pm.

Resource room at St George's Hall

1:20pm Monday 22nd March 2010

Thanks to a grant from the Brighton & Hove small grants scheme there will soon be a Resourse room available for community groups to use.


1:51pm Tuesday 23rd February 2010

Big family fun day Saturday 27th February at St Georges Hall, 12-4pm.

Five week activity course

1:41pm Tuesday 23rd February 2010

Children aged between nine and eleven can sign up for lessons for life.

Stolen Car Dumped in Wild Park

1:24pm Tuesday 23rd February 2010

Firefighters left a stolen car to burn out as they could not reach it.

Womens swimming group

3:42pm Sunday 7th February 2010

New swimming group started, nice friendly atmosphere swim at your own pace all welcome.

New Dance Class

3:28pm Sunday 7th February 2010

New dance class for pregnant women or those with children already.

In shape for life

3:21pm Sunday 7th February 2010

A weekly session of fun low/moderate intensity workouts.

Police prepare for EDO protesters

The Argus: Police prepare for EDO protesters

1:31pm Monday 18th January 2010

Police are expecting hundreds or protesters today demonstrating against Home farm based in moulsecoomb. Smash EDO Campaigners firmly believe the factory is responsible for making parts for weapons.

Live gig at the 67 centre

2:40pm Wednesday 2nd December 2009

Talented young people in Moulsecoomb are holding a live music event at the 67 centre.

Turning the Tide is coming to Moulsecoomb

2:10pm Wednesday 2nd December 2009

A new scheme to tackle inequality in the most deprived areas of the city is being piloted in Moulsecoomb.

Moulsecoomb neighbourhood Trust Annual Holiday

1:52pm Wednesday 2nd December 2009

Moulsecoomb neighbourood trust are now taking bookings for next years holiday to Burnham on sea.

Wild Park clean up

10:16am Wednesday 18th November 2009

Members of the friends of Wild Park have been busy planting bulbs at the park.

Help with Gardening

9:57am Wednesday 18th November 2009

Winter is coming, time to cut the grass and mow the lawn for the last time this year.

New Academys Open Night

3:19pm Tuesday 29th September 2009

Parents and pupils are being invited to find out more about the new academy.

Indoor Bowls

3:08pm Tuesday 29th September 2009

Fancy tryin something a bit different and lots of fun, then come and enjoy Indoor Bowls.

After School Club

2:59pm Tuesday 29th September 2009

Moulsecoomb neighbourhood Trust are now running an after school club at Mouslecoomb Primary School.

Seagulls Soccer Academy is at Moulsecoomb Leisure Centre

2:46pm Tuesday 29th September 2009

The football season is back so come and join in the fun.

Brighton & Hove Albion learning through sport

2:32pm Tuesday 29th September 2009

For girls and boys aged between 7 and 11.

New Life Church starts 12 week Alpha Course

10:49pm Saturday 19th September 2009

The Alpha course is an opportunity for anyone to explore the Christian faith.

The New Life Church presents Steve Price

10:28pm Saturday 19th September 2009

Illusionist Steve Price is to perform at Moulsecoomb Primary School on Sunday, September 27.

Save Our Streets Campaign Comes To Brighton

7:46pm Tuesday 15th September 2009

The News of the World's save our streets campaign is asking for you to have your say on how we tackle the wave of violence gripping our nation

Communities Against Drugs

2:07pm Wednesday 19th August 2009

Communities against drugs are part of Brighton & hove's drug and alcohol action team. They are currently working in Moulsecoomb on a number of drug and alcohol related issues.

The Community Payback Team comes to Moulsecoomb

1:54pm Wednesday 19th August 2009

The Lewes road consortium of Tenant and Residents Associations are looking into working with the community payback team.

Moulsecoomb mum and dads

1:41pm Wednesday 19th August 2009

Are you having problems with your childs school attendance, their behaviour or difficulties with sleeping, eating or safety around the home?, Would you like someone to talk to?.

Friends of Wild park

1:31pm Wednesday 19th August 2009

The friends of Wild Park is made up of a group of people consisting of local residents, visitors, police and park rangers.

Moulsecoomb Local Action Team (LAT)

1:18pm Wednesday 19th August 2009

The next LAT meeting is on the 9th September, 10.30pm-12.30pmat Moulsecoomb Leisure Centre.

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