Clubs and Societies
BUSINESS & TRADE
Newhaven Chamber of Commerce
CHARITIES (see also Disabled Persons)
British Red Cross
Sussex Area Office Freephone No: 0800 587 8929 Address: Sussex Area Office, Unit 7, St Joseph’s Business Park, St Joseph’s Close, Hove BN3 7HG.
Cats Protection League
Contact: Mrs Jo Polley, 30 Second Avenue, Newhaven BN9 9HP.
Now! Charity Group www.nowcharity.org.uk
Local charity focused on helping people facing disadvantage such as poverty, lack of qualifications or health issues to get back on their feet.
Buy or donate second hand furniture and household goods. Open Monday to Thursday 9.30am – 4.30pm, Friday and Saturday 9.30am – 4pm at Unit 1, Phoenix Works, North Street, Lewes BN7 2PE. 01273 487377.
A great range of free courses for anyone over 19. Courses and workshops run from training centres in Eastbourne and Hailsham.
Home-Start East Sussex
Offer support to families under stress with at least one child under five. Also recruit parent volunteers who would like to support local families – this includes a 8 week accredited training course and other services when funding available.
Open 9.30am – 2.30pm Monday to Friday.
30a High Street, Newhaven, BN9 9PD.
01273 612025 https://www.home-start.org.uk/home-start-east-suss
Support for men who have been sexually abused – specialist support services to men (18+) who have experienced childhood sexual abuse and/or adult sexual assault at any time in their lives. www.mankindcounselling.org.uk 01273 911680.
Newhaven, Peacehaven & Seaford Lions Club
St John Ambulance Seahaven
Providing first aid cover for public events within area Telscombe Cliffs – Seaford – Alfriston, plus support for neighbouring Divisions as required. Also provide first aid training for members of the community.
The Rotary Club of Newhaven, Peacehaven and Telscombe
A small but friendly and active Rotary Club, which meets every Tuesday for lunch at Peacehaven Football Club. Prospective members are always welcome, but please telephone first, so that lunch can be arranged. Facebook page – The Rotary Club of Newhaven, Peacehaven and Telscombe. Rotary is one of the biggest charitable organisations in the world, and this local branch works hard to raise funds for primarily local, but also national and international groups.
Contact Iris Donaldson: 01273 516018 or Jacquie Whiteley: 01273 586330
Norcross Dance Centre
Principal: Alison Norcross, 14 Arundel Road, Mount Pleasant, Newhaven, BN9 0ND.
Studio Tempo Dance
Access in Seaford & Newhaven
Raising awareness and enabling disabled people access, services and facilities Chair: Zena Gibbs.
Newhaven, Lewes & District Mencap
Vista for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Royal British Legion
Meets at Newhaven Social Club 1st Thursday of every month at 7.30pm Chairman – Mrs Ann King 42 Norman Road, Newhaven BN9 9LJ
Health Trainer Service
This service is free to all adults 18 years and over who want to improve their mental and physical health and wellbeing.
The focus is on motivation and support for individuals who wish to make a behaviour lifestyle change. We can help you with healthy eating and weight watching, becoming more physically active, stopping smoking and sensible drinking.
The intervention is time limited One to one sessions (approx 6 over a 3 month period) held at The Rehabilitation Centre, Church Hill, 9am-2pm every Tuesday or 9am – 1pm every Wednesday.
Stop Smoking Advice
Castle Hill Group
Friends of Tidemills/Newhaven East Side
Meeching Amateur Dramatic Society (M.A.D.)
National Coastwatch Institution
Voluntary organisation maintaining lookout at Castle Hill. Old Coastguard Lookout, Castle Hill, Newhaven.
Newhaven & District Model Railway Club
For more information and to make contact, please go to www.newhavendmrc.com
Newhaven Art Club
Newhaven Gardening Society
Secretary: Jenny White.
Newhaven In Bloom
Newhaven Sewing is based in Fort Road and is run by June Bradbury. June is a seamstress and sewing tutor. She teaches people how to use their sewing machines and offers private sewing lessons throughout the week. When she is not teaching June offers a mending and alteration service and personalised pattern making. June is also available for commissions including costumes, special outfits for weddings and civil partnerships and prototype products for designers.
To find out more about private tuition and sewing services please get in touch via email, phone or Facebook: Newhaven Sewing.
South Heighton Bonfire Society
South Heighton Village Hall
Southdowns Badger Protection Group
Sussex Community Development Association Ltd (SCDA)
A fun and informal ukulele group for all abilities. Meets fortnightly on a Wednesday from 7pm at the Hillcrest Centre. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Newhaven Day Club
West Quay, Newhaven. Open 10.00am for coffee and chat, meet old friends and make new ones. Other activities include weekly dinners and bingo. Contact Tony 01273 513189.
Newhaven & Peacehaven U3A
Cyclists Touring Club (East Sussex)
Cyclists Touring Club (Seaford & Newhaven)
Contact: Mrs A M Rix, 3 Sutton Drove, Seaford, BN25 3EU. 01323 894283 (weekdays only)
Denton Island Indoor Bowls Club
Quality bowls club open to experienced bowlers or those new to the sport. New members welcome and coaching available for all levels of skill. Open daily from 9.00am. Free trials anytime or come to our New Bowlers session on a Wednesday between 5-7pm. Denton Island, Newhaven, BN9 9BA. 01273 514664 www.dentonislandbowls.co.uk
Denton & South Heighton Junior Football Club
Hillcrest Amateur Boxing Club
Newhaven Archery Club
A thriving and friendly archery club with its own outdoor shooting range at Firle, near Lewes. The club shoots indoors at Seahaven Academy in Newhaven during the winter. A variety of social and shooting activities are held throughout the year.
Newhaven Bowling Club
Newhaven Cricket Club
Newhaven Gig Rowing Club
Newhaven Football Club
Newhaven Tennis Club
Court Farm Road, Newhaven. Coaching and club sessions for juniors, youths and adults. After school clubs at all Newhaven schools. Secretary: Robert Jackson. Club Secretary: Robert Jackson.
01273 512162 email@example.com www.newhaventennisclub.co.uk.
Newhaven & Seaford Sailing Club
Newhaven and Seaford Sailing Club is an RYA and AALA Recognized Training Centre with an inland lake at Piddinghoe and also at Seaford Bay from the beach by the Club House. For information visit www.nssc.org.uk
Denton Women’s Fellowship
Denton Church Hall – 2nd & 4th Tuesday of Month 2.30pm – 4.00pm Leader: Mrs M Cohen, 87 Denton Road, Denton, Newhaven BN9 0QD.
Meeching Women’s Institute
South Heighton Women’s Institute
Air Training Corps, Newhaven
3rd Newhaven Beaver Scout Group, 6-8 years meet Thursdays 5.00 – 6.15pm. Meet for exploring – collecting – visits – camping and achievement badges at the Scout Hut, Fort Road Recreation Ground, Newhaven. Bob Evans 01273 516018.
1st Newhaven Brownie Pack Meet Mondays 5.45pm – 7.00pm Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
2nd Denton Brownie Pack Meet Tuesdays at St Leonard’s Church Hall, Denton from 6.00 – 7.30pm. Brownie Guider: Mrs P Lockyer, 44 Arundel Road, Newhaven BN9 0NF. 07762 603361.
2nd Denton & South Heighton “Ralph Reader’s Own” Cub Scout Group – for youths aged 8-11 years. Meet Fridays 6.20 – 7.50pm at St Leonard’s Church Hall, Denton. Contact Jane Jarvis 01273 514467.
3rd Newhaven Cub Scout Group, 8-10 years meet Thursdays 6.30 – 8.00pm. Meet for exploring – collecting – visits – camping and achievement badges at the Scout Hut, Fort Road Recreation Ground, Newhaven. Bob Evans 01273 516018.
2nd Newhaven & Denton Guides Leader: Miss Jacci Milne. 07724739142 Register via website https://www.girlguiding.org.uk/information-for-parents/register-your-daughter/ or call Jacci for more info.
1st Newhaven & Denton Guides Leader: Miss Jacci Milne.
07724739142 Register via website https://www.girlguiding.org.uk/information-for-parents/register-your-daughter/ or call Jacci for more info.
1st Newhaven Rainbows
Go to www.ggsussexeast.org.uk/rainbows.html for more information and to register.
2nd Denton & South Heighton “Ralph Reader’s Own” Scout Group – Meet Fridays 8.00 – 9.30pm at St Leonards Church Hall, Denton. Contact Jane Jarvis 01273 514467.
3rd Newhaven Scout Group, 11-14 years meet Mondays 7.00 – 8.30pm. Meet for exploring – collecting – visits – camping and achievement badges at the Scout Hut, Fort Road Recreation Ground, Newhaven. Bob Evans 01273 516018.
Sea Cadets, Newhaven & Seaford Unit
HQ – TS Defiance, Chapel Street, Newhaven.
01273 514871 (only on Monday & Friday 7.30pm-9.00pm) Young Juniors 10-12yrs; Sea Cadets 12-18yrs. Parade Nights Monday and Friday 6.45pm – 9.15pm.
Start Art and Smart Art
Sussex Army Cadet Force
Fun, friendship, action and adventure. Meet at ACF Hut, Transit Road, Newhaven BN9 0BB.Visit www.sussexacf.co.uk for more information and contact details.
The Cadet Hut, Transit Road, Newhaven BN9 0BB. Commanding Officer: Abigail Shepherd. Website: www.sussexacf.co.uk
Youth Drop In
Denton & South Heighton Youth Club
Every Friday during term-time 7.00-9.00pm for 11-16 year olds, preferably living in the Denton & South Heighton area. Denton & Mount Pleasant Social Centre, Denton Road, Denton. SCDA Youth Team 01273 517250 or email@example.com
Lewes Road Hut Youth Club
Meet Monday evenings 5.00-7.00pm for 8-12 year olds and Wednesday evenings 7.00-9.00pm for 13-18 year olds. Lewes Road Hut, Lewes Road Recreation Ground. SCDA Youth Team 01273 517250 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Rock Solid Youth Club
Meet Thursday evenings in term-time 7.00-9.00pm for 11-16 year olds. Football, tuck shop, craft, team games and cooking. Shakespeare Hall, Fort Road Recreation Ground. Sara Alexander 07763 333998.