HDBS 1st Annual General Meeting – Thursday 19th March, 8pm start, Half Moon Inn

*UPDATE* Our AGM was put on hold due to the current Covid-19 lockdown. We will re-arrange this at an appropriate time and will be led by the Government on when that will be. Watch this space and keep safe everyone.

We are holding our 1st ever AGM as a Society on Thursday 19th March 2020, 8pm start at The Half Moon Inn, Cade Street. Both public and members can attend. Only paid up members can vote. Anyone wanting to sign up as a member on the night can do so as our Membership Secretary will be there but please make sure you bring cash or cheque only for fees.

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Sussex Bonfire Dates 2019

Please see below the list for all Sussex bonfire events in 2019. If you are looking to attend one of these bonfire events, please make sure to check with the host Society for all details of their night.

Support your local Bonfire Society!

HDBS have been delighted to receive invites to several other society’s events and are excited about putting on our own event here in Heathfield this year for the first time in 62 years. I hope you can come out on 26th October to support us! We can now reveal which outmeetings HDBS will be attending, please see below the ones in bold with *. Attendance is subject to committee approval.


  • 7th September: Uckfield*
  • 14th September: Crowborough*
  • 21st September: Mayfield*
  • 28th September: Burgess Hill*
  • 5th October:
    • Eastbourne*
    • Rotherfield & Mark Cross
    • Northiam
  • 12th October: Ninfield
  • 19th October:
    • Hastings
    • Hailsham*
    • Seaford
  • 25th October: Isfield & Little Horsted (Friday)*
    • Ewhurst & Staplecross
    • Littlehampton
    • Firle
  • 2nd November:
    • Newick
    • Battel*
    • Edenbridge
  • 3rd November: Robin Hood (Sunday)*
  • 5th November:
    • Lewes (processing with Southover)*
    • Lindfield
  • 9th November:
    • Chailey
    • East Hoathly & Halland*
    • Rye
    • South Heighton
  • 16th November:
    • Robertsbridge*
    • Nevill Juvenile
    • Barcombe
  • 23rd November: Hawkhurst*