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Lucy Grout and Mayor Ann Norman

St Nicholas Playground

Congratulations to all those involved with the local community group SNGSA (St Nicholas Green Spaces Association), who saw the fruits of their hard labour opened to hoards of appreciative children in April. The playground is one of the green spaces surrounding St Nicholas Church at the southern end […]

Car handover

The Two Mongoleers

In January we reported the story of Seven Dialler Laura Over and her friend Paul Evans, who will be attempting to drive over a third of the way around the world from Brighton to the capital of Mongolia as part of the Mongol Rally 2010. Since then it’s been a […]

Risk & Reward

David Foot writes exclusively for The Whistler By the time you read this, the dust will have settled on the subject of the General Election, and we should have some idea of the financial plans of whatever Government we have to endure. Irrespective of the outcome, we will […]

High Summer Drinking

Want some inspiration as to what you might be sipping in your deck chair this summer? Let’s start with a cheeky cocktail…I know it’s little “off piste” for a wine column but it’ll get you in the mood for some delicious wines later in the day. When the […]