D-Day Commemoration – Amazing Day

On a beautiful, sunny Sunday in June the community came together to commemorate in particular 15 brave men who lost their lives during an extraordinary time when Coolham, the quiet little village next to Shipley, became a crucial airbase for a few months around D-Day, in 1944. Richard was instrumental in organising the event, when […]

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We need your votes!!

WE NEED YOUR VOTE !  PLEASE HELP! A lot of us at HSCP have worked incredibly hard to build a new football pitch at the TD Shipley site.  This pitch is much needed by the local community for junior football in particular but also to support other ages. To finish it off, we have made […]

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First Aid Training completed

We are happy to say that First Aid training has been completed by the main Activity Leaders – Melanie and Roy for Petanque; Trev and Richard for vets football; Phil and Russell for walking football; Chris, Stan and Keith for the Men’s Shed; Dawn and Helen for general. We had fun and learnt a lot, […]

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Dates for your Diary

Check regularly for the latest Diary of Events at Horsham & Shipley Community Project! FRIDAY 21 June 2019.   FootGolf Day in aid of  “Just Different”. Two teams from Walking football will compete in Chichester. Organised by Gary from Walking Football. Anyone who wants to go along to watch please let Gary or Phil know. FRIDAY […]

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HSCP Chatter, Issue 2

Download the March Edition of HSCP Chatter, our regular Newsletter with updates on the various activities at the project.  Let us know if there is anything you would like to see in the Newslettter, and suggestions / comments are always welcome!  Happy reading. Click Here to Download      

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HSCP Chatter, Issue 1

We are pleased to announce our first Newsletter, “HSCP CHATTER” Download it here Let us know if there is anything you would like to see in the Newslettter, and suggestions / comments are always welcome!  Happy reading  

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Football pitch development and maintenance

We are working hard with our site partners TD Shipley FC to improve the quality and drainage of all three of our playing surfaces.  These are the main pitch, the walking football pitch and the new junior football pitch, which will also double up from the summer of 2018 onwards as a training zone for […]

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Junior 9-a-side pitch development

Have a look at the stages of development of the 9-a-side pitch we have built at one end of the site.  This is a project which has required long-term vision and patience! Starting from an area of dense undergrowth, virtually no drainage on the heavy clay soil, and a horribly uneven, sloping surface, we have […]

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Defibrilator opening

Defibrillator arrives on site

Thanks to the generous support of the Billingshurst & District Lions Club, we are proud to announce the installation of a defibrillator on site.  The life-saving device is to be found on the outside of the green Men’s Shed.  The number needed to open the case containing the device, is written on the outside of […]

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