Forest Row Stories

  • Forest Rowโ€™s Second Life on BBC Radio 4โ€™s Cafe Hope

    Forest Row’s Second Life on BBC Radio 4’s Cafe Hope

    Saved from the skip Rachel Burden hears from Kate Taylor-Smith who co-founded Second Life, a recycling shop. The community interest company started after the local tip was closed, and also acts as a hub and meeting place for the village, as well as giving out grants to community sustainability initiatives. About Cafe Hope Cafรฉ Hope…

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  • The sale of Ashdown Forest

    The sale of Ashdown Forest

    The story of the fundraising campaign in 1987 to enable East Sussex County Council to purchase the freehold of Ashdown Forest and save it for posterity.

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  • The Forest Row Song

    The Forest Row Song

    Why is Forest Row awesome? The Forest Row Song shows you why…

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