Hove Station is a major transport hub that has had very little investment for many years. The area includes shops, small businesses, cafés, bars and pubs and is badly in need of a major environmental public realm uplift. The Forum is proposing to establish a community hub in the immediate vicinity of the Station premises. If you are interested in joining the improvement group and/or helping with petitions and getting the local businesses involved please get in touch.
The Hove Station Community Hub will be the primary focal point of the new Hove Station Quarter, but the Hub area needs:
The Forum established the Hove Station Area Improvement Group of local residents which has met twice and done some important preliminary work to identify the key issues and possible actions.
This Group has
However, the only local organization which has been involved to date has been the Blatchington Trust who kindly provides a meeting room in their premises in Hove Park Villas
The development of a Hove Station Community Hub Improvement Project will be undertaken by expanding the Hove Station Area Improvement Group to include local businesses, as well as more local residents and community organisations.
This wider group will
A third meeting of the Hove Station Area Improvement Group will be scheduled for early March 2018 at the Blatchington Trust. The agenda will include
The Forum has been asked to do what it can to get the pay phone booths outside the Station pub removed . Both are eyesores. One no longer works and in the recent past has been used as a toilet. This why the owners of the adjacent café have put milk crates in the booth. There is a public payphone 50 metres away in the station entrance.
If you are interested in contributing to the development of improvement proposals and/or helping with the petition and/or getting the local businesses involved please get in touch