Salehurst and Robertsbridge Parish Council


Salehurst & Robertsbridge is one of the larger parishes in East Sussex and lies mid-way between Tunbridge Wells to the north and Hastings to the south on the main London to Hastings road, the A21.


The parish is entirely contained within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.


More information about the history and organisation of the parish can be found at About the Parish.

Latest News


Great British Spring Clean back for 2020
29th February 2020


Our Annual Village Tidy Day returns to Robertsbridge and Salehurst on Sunday 29 March - meet at the Recreation Ground at 2.30 pm, bring gloves and litter pickers if you have them. Families especially welcome. Free good for the volunteers afterwards.


March Planning Committee Cancelled
25th February 2020


The Parish Planning Committee scheduled for Thursday 5th March 2020 has been cancelled.

The next meeting will be Thursday 2nd April 2020.


Planning Committee 6th February 2020
31st January 2020


There will be a Planning Committee Meeting on Thursday 6th February at Robertsbridge Youth Centre at 7.30pm.


The press and public are welcome to attend and up to 15 minutes will be allowed at the start of the meeting for public comments and questions. The agenda for the meeting will be available on the 'Council Meetings' page three days prior. Click here to see the notice.


Parish Council Meeting
January 2020


The next Parish Council Meeting will be on Monday 20th January at Robertsbridge Hall at 7:30pm. Press and public are welcome to attend. Up to 15 minutes will be allowed at the start of the meeting for public comments and questions.






The agenda for the meeting will be available on the council meetings page 3 days before the meeting.

Forthcoming Events


The Race to the South Pole & The Sussex Connection
27th February 2020


Robertsbridge Arts Partnership Event:

The Race to the South Pole & The Sussex Connection

An Illustrated Talk by Michael Smith

Thursday 27 February 2020


Robertsbridge Village Hall, Station Road

Doors and bar open 7.30 pm | Talk 8.00 pm

Tickets £5 | U16s Free



Salehurst Primary School (SSA) Barn Dance
29th February 2020


Barn Dance to raise funds for the Primary School

Saturday 29th February 2020

Robertsbridge Village Hall

Tickets £10




Robertsbridge Wine Club Wine Tasting & Quiz
5th March 2020


Robertsbridge Wine Club bring you

Wine Tasting & Quiz

Thursday 5th March 7.30pm

Robertsbridge Village Hall


Jeeves & Wooster in Perfect Nonsense
15th March 2020


Robertsbridge Arts Partnership Event: Jeeves & Wooster in Perfect Nonsense

Chipping Norton Theatre Company


Sunday 15 March 2020

Robertsbridge Village Hall


Doors & bar open 5.30pm, Performance 6.00pm

Tickets £10 | £9 RAP member | U16s FOC but must be accompanied by an adult. Priority booking & seating for RAP members.

Tickets at Judges Bakery and Robertsbridge Village Store and


Annual Village Tidy Day (Salehurst & Robertsbridge)
29th March 2020


Sunday 29th March 2020 2.30-4.30 pm

Annual village-wide tidy day (Part of Great British Spring Clean 2020)

Salehurst & Robertsbride Parish Council invites you to join in.

Meet at the Recreation Ground - gloves and litter pickers provided

Accompanied children and well behaved dogs on leads welcome!


Annual Parish Assembly
20th April 2020


The Parish Council's annual meeting for the Parish

Includes AGM, refreshments, and information stands by local community organisations.


VE Day 75th Anniversary Event
8th May 2020


An event to be held at Rother Valley Railway, Robertsbridge Junction Station

Friday 8th May (Bank Holiday)

Free Admission



Made in Robertsbridge Arts & Crafts Festival
15th May 2020


Robertsbridge Arts Partnership are holding

An Arts & Crafts Festival celebrating local talent and creativity

15th-17th May 2020

15th May - Launch party

16th May - Artisans' picnic at Village Hall lawn, and Creators' workshops

17th May - Art Safari and Robbo Rocks Hunt

Further details at


Robertsbridge Bonfire Society Auction of Promises
15th May 2020


Bonfire Society Auction of Promises

To raise money for Fireworks Night

Friday 15th May at Robertsbridge Club.


Robertsbridge's Got Talent 2020
16th May 2020


Salehurst Primary School (SSA) fundraiser

Robertsbridge's Got Talent (for U16s)

Saturday 16th May 2020 7pm

Mission Rooms, Fair Lane

Auditions beforehand on Friday 8th May


The Robertsbridge Midsummer 10K & 5K
26th June 2020


Robertsbridge Bonfire Society are holding their

Midsummer 10K & 5K run

Friday 26th June 2020 7.30pm

Robertsbridge Recreation Ground

Enter here


Robertsbridge Summer Event 2020
28th June 2020


Robertsbridge Summer Event is returning in 2020

Sunday 28 June 2020

Robertsbridge Recreation Ground

To get involved contact Dawn Hill at Robertsbridge Village Stores & Post Office


Robfest 2020
10th July 2020


Salehurst School Association fundraiser

Friday 10 - Sunday 12 July 2020

Main event Music BBQ open to all

Salehurst Primary School field