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FINDON VILLAGE STORE AND POST OFFICE

LATEST UPDATES 

FINDON STORE NEWSLETTER 1/10

Work is progressing on the Village Store thanks to a great team of volunteers. The focus this week is on finishing the painting of the shelves etc.

Please click here for the latest newsletter from our Volunteer Co-ordinator Julie Leitch. 

FINDON STORE VACANCIES - 26/9  

The Findon Village Store are currently looking for paid staff to work from 16:30 to 19:30 on various evenings. This is an ideal opportunity for 17/18 year olds who can spare some time after school or college.

For more information, please click here.

FINDON COMMUNITY STORE UPDATE - 24/8 

Work is progressing on the re-development of the Findon Store and Post Office. For a brief update, please click here

FINDON VILLAGE COMMUNITY SHOP 18/7

The latest update on the Community Shop has now been produced and includes details of the Management Committee, together with the next steps to be taken to ensure the store can open in early September.

Please click here for the report.

HERALD REPORTS ON SHOP SUCCESS

The Worthing Herald have reported on our success on purchasing the Village Store and Post Office. If you want see the article online ahead of publication please click here

FINDON COMMUNITY SHOP - 2/7

Now the celebrations are over, work starts on getting the Village Store and Post Office re-opened. This week you will here more information, but in the meantime an online photo album has been setup to record our progress. Please click here for more info and access to the album.

Also, for those interested, please click here to download an audio recording of the auction.

WE DID IT!!!

If you haven't already heard, we were successful in our bid for the Village Store and Post Office. We were also able to secure it with sufficient funds remaining to cover all costs necessary to re-open the store.

More information will follow, but in the meantime a big thank you to all those who provided support both financially and behind the scenes. 

FINDON COMMUNITY SHOP UPDATE 30/6

Today's the day! The auction takes place at 11am and hopefully by lunchtime today, you will be advised of the outcome.

In the meantime, please click here for a summary of Wednesday's meeting in the Village Hall.

NEWSPAPER COLLECTION AND DELIVERY

While we await the outcome regarding the future of the village store, plrease click here for information regarding the collection and delivery of newspapers in the village.

FINDON COMMUNITY SHOP UPDATE 23/6

As the deadline for purchasing shares approaches please read this imporant message by clicking here

COMMUNITY SHOP NEWS REACHES WORTHING

Our fund raising efforts have been reported in this week's edition of the Worthing Herald. To see the article, please click here.

FINDON COMMUNITY SHOP UPDATE 21/6

We have now raised 85% of the target funds for the Community Shop. For the latest update please click here

FINDON COMMUNITY SHOP UPDATE 19/6

We have now raised 73.4% of the target funds for the Community Shop. For more details including a meeting for all registered shareholders, please click here

FINDON COMMUNITY SHOP UPDATE 17/6

We are now half way to raising the target funds for the Community Shop. Please see this important notice by clicking here.

FINDON COMMUNITY SHOP UPDATE 16/6

We have now reached 48.25% of our target. Below 100 year old Frank Kornicki shows the target thermometer. It is those like Frank who rely on the services provided by the Village Store and Post Office that will suffer the most if we lose it.

FINDON COMMUNITY SHOP UPDATE 15/6

As of yesterday evening, we have reached 31% of our target. Not bad for the first 2 days, although still a way to go.  

MONEY THERMOMETER 14/6

Findon's 'Men in Sheds' have kindly built a Money Thermometer to show the progress of investment pledges. During the day the Thermometer is placed outside Peckhams Butchers and will be updated regularly. 

FINDON COMMUNITY SHOP UPDATE 14/6

Following the closure of the Village Store and Post Office, a meeting was held on Monday evening to discuss what the village can do to save the services it provides.

For a summary of the meeting and how you can help, please click here

ADVICE ABOUT NEWSPAPER VOUCHERS 13/6

Following the close of the Findon Newsagency, you can request a refund or replacements if you have not had your newspaper vouchers returned from the shop owner.

Contact you voucher supplier to request a refund or replacement.

 

 

 

Background information and documents:

Summary of the meeting held at Findon Village Hall on Monday 12th June

Share Purchase Commitment Form

Fund raising update - 17th June

Fund raising update - 19th June 

Fund raising update - 21st June

Fund raising update - 23rd June 

Newspaper Collection & Delivery Update - 25th June

Summary of the meeting held at Findon Village Hall on Wednesday 28th June

Community Shop update 18th July

Community Shop update 24th August

Store Vacancy Advertisement 26th September

Findon Store Newsletter 1st October

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FINDON VILLAGE STORE AND POST OFFICE

LATEST UPDATES 

FINDON STORE NEWSLETTER 1/10

Work is progressing on the Village Store thanks to a great team of volunteers. The focus this week is on finishing the painting of the shelves etc.

Please click here for the latest newsletter from our Volunteer Co-ordinator Julie Leitch. 

FINDON STORE VACANCIES - 26/9  

The Findon Village Store are currently looking for paid staff to work from 16:30 to 19:30 on various evenings. This is an ideal opportunity for 17/18 year olds who can spare some time after school or college.

For more information, please click here.

FINDON COMMUNITY STORE UPDATE - 24/8 

Work is progressing on the re-development of the Findon Store and Post Office. For a brief update, please click here

FINDON VILLAGE COMMUNITY SHOP 18/7

The latest update on the Community Shop has now been produced and includes details of the Management Committee, together with the next steps to be taken to ensure the store can open in early September.

Please click here for the report.

HERALD REPORTS ON SHOP SUCCESS

The Worthing Herald have reported on our success on purchasing the Village Store and Post Office. If you want see the article online ahead of publication please click here

FINDON COMMUNITY SHOP - 2/7

Now the celebrations are over, work starts on getting the Village Store and Post Office re-opened. This week you will here more information, but in the meantime an online photo album has been setup to record our progress. Please click here for more info and access to the album.

Also, for those interested, please click here to download an audio recording of the auction.

WE DID IT!!!

If you haven't already heard, we were successful in our bid for the Village Store and Post Office. We were also able to secure it with sufficient funds remaining to cover all costs necessary to re-open the store.

More information will follow, but in the meantime a big thank you to all those who provided support both financially and behind the scenes. 

FINDON COMMUNITY SHOP UPDATE 30/6

Today's the day! The auction takes place at 11am and hopefully by lunchtime today, you will be advised of the outcome.

In the meantime, please click here for a summary of Wednesday's meeting in the Village Hall.

NEWSPAPER COLLECTION AND DELIVERY

While we await the outcome regarding the future of the village store, plrease click here for information regarding the collection and delivery of newspapers in the village.

FINDON COMMUNITY SHOP UPDATE 23/6

As the deadline for purchasing shares approaches please read this imporant message by clicking here

COMMUNITY SHOP NEWS REACHES WORTHING

Our fund raising efforts have been reported in this week's edition of the Worthing Herald. To see the article, please click here.

FINDON COMMUNITY SHOP UPDATE 21/6

We have now raised 85% of the target funds for the Community Shop. For the latest update please click here

FINDON COMMUNITY SHOP UPDATE 19/6

We have now raised 73.4% of the target funds for the Community Shop. For more details including a meeting for all registered shareholders, please click here

FINDON COMMUNITY SHOP UPDATE 17/6

We are now half way to raising the target funds for the Community Shop. Please see this important notice by clicking here.

FINDON COMMUNITY SHOP UPDATE 16/6

We have now reached 48.25% of our target. Below 100 year old Frank Kornicki shows the target thermometer. It is those like Frank who rely on the services provided by the Village Store and Post Office that will suffer the most if we lose it.

FINDON COMMUNITY SHOP UPDATE 15/6

As of yesterday evening, we have reached 31% of our target. Not bad for the first 2 days, although still a way to go.  

MONEY THERMOMETER 14/6

Findon's 'Men in Sheds' have kindly built a Money Thermometer to show the progress of investment pledges. During the day the Thermometer is placed outside Peckhams Butchers and will be updated regularly. 

FINDON COMMUNITY SHOP UPDATE 14/6

Following the closure of the Village Store and Post Office, a meeting was held on Monday evening to discuss what the village can do to save the services it provides.

For a summary of the meeting and how you can help, please click here

ADVICE ABOUT NEWSPAPER VOUCHERS 13/6

Following the close of the Findon Newsagency, you can request a refund or replacements if you have not had your newspaper vouchers returned from the shop owner.

Contact you voucher supplier to request a refund or replacement.

 

 

 

Background information and documents:

Summary of the meeting held at Findon Village Hall on Monday 12th June Share Purchase Commitment Form Fund raising update - 17th June Fund raising update - 19th June  Fund raising update - 21st June Fund raising update - 23rd June  Newspaper Collection & Delivery Update - 25th June Summary of the meeting held at Findon Village Hall on Wednesday 28th June Community Shop update 18th July Community Shop update 24th August Store Vacancy Advertisement 26th September Findon Store Newsletter 1st October THERMOMETER GALLERY: