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are invited for a ONE year contract from 1st April 2019 to undertake:

  1. Urban Grass cutting verges within the parish of Herstmonceux. (Contractor must conform to regulations and specifications required by the East Sussex County Council Highways Department).

TENDERS are invited for THREE-year contract(s) from 1st April 2019 to undertake:

  1. Grass cutting and strimming of Herstmonceux Recreation Ground, Lime Cross Sports Ground, Herstmonceux Village Green (The Denefield).
  2. Various small contracts regarding the general maintenance, hedge-cutting, Allotments grass-cutting, and general footpath / footway maintenance within village areas, at specific times of the year.

Interested persons wishing to submit a Tender for any of the above contracts should contact in the first instance:
Clare Harrison ,
The Clerk to the Parish Council,
The Parish Office, 4 The Old Forge,
Gardner Street,
Hailsham, East Sussex, BN27 4LG

Tel: 01323 833312
or Email:

Quotation/Tender documents available from 01st November 2018
 Closing date for Tenders: NOON on 03rd December 2018

Parish Council Finance

Accounts for the Year Ended 31st March 2018
Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014 Sections 26 and 27
The Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015 (SI 2015/234)

Any person interested has the right to inspect and make copies of the accounting records for the financial year to which the audit relates and all books, deeds, contracts, bills, vouchers, receipts and other documents relating to those records must be made available for inspection by any person interested. For the year ended 31st March 2018 these documents will be available on reasonable notice on application to:
Simon Goacher, Locum Responsible Finance Officer to Herstmonceux Parish Council, Cosi, Old Road, Magham Down, Hailsham, East Sussex, BN27 1PR     
Tel No: 01323 843210 / 01323 833312
Between the hours of 09.30 and 11.30 / 14.30 and 16.30 on Mondays to Fridays (excluding public holidays) commencing on Monday 25 June 2018 and ending on Friday 03 August 2018.

The appointed auditor can be contacted at the address in paragraph 4 below for this purpose between the above dates only.

PKF Littlejohn LLP, (Ref: SBA Team), 1 Westferry Circus, Canary Wharf, LONDON, E14 4HD. (

Click here for the Annual Return for 2017 to 2018

Parish Council Open Office

Thursdays 10:00am to 1:00pm at The Parish Office

Parish Council Surgery

Last Saturday of each month
10:00 to 12:00pm at the Village Information Centre

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