Hove Civic Society was formed in 1961 and has been celebrating our community ever since. The object of the Society is to stimulate and promote community interest in the beauty, history and character of Hove and its surroundings.
Hove Civic Society was formed in 1961 and has been celebrating our community ever since. The object of the Society is to stimulate and promotecommunity interest in the beauty, history and character of Hove and its surroundings.
Hove Civic Society...
Encourages high standards of architecture and town planning, and the conservation of buildings of historical interest;
Monitors and comments on significant planning applications and attends meetings on conversation area matters;
Promotes actions to help Hove become more sustainable and reduce its carbon footprint;
Monitors the seafront furniture and seeks to improve access to the sea;
Develops and launches campaigns to celebrate and improve the character of Hove, including restoring our Victorian tree heritage and a Hove Plinth Public Sculpture Project;
Arranges a varied programme of lectures with expert speakers on a range of topics
As a member of Hove Civic Society you receive three informative newsletters a year, plus free entry to a series of lectures on a wide range of local topics.
Membership is open to everyone who is interested in Hove and supports the aims of the Society.
We have a number of volunteering opportunities - the more help we have, the more we can do. We particularly welcome experts in fundraising, architecture, town planning and sustainable design, but enthusiasm for your local community and a desire to make real change to the quality of life in Hove is the most important attribute.
Please see our website for more details or contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Membership is open to all who are interested in Hove and who support the aims of the Society.
Annual Membership...................................................... £12 Family Membership (2 persons)...................................... £20
Hove Plinth Public Launch 21st April 2018, 2pm - All Welcome 11/04/2018
On Saturday 21st April 2018 at 2pm, Hove Plinth will publicly unveil a brand new cultural attraction on the historic Hove seafront - a new sculpture plinth to showcase the best in modern day sculpture....