The total refurbishment cost is £150,000 and the balance of this will be achieved through further Community Share sales, donations, grants, other investors and community fundraising events.
There’s a lot of hard work ahead with many villagers offering their support and assistance in the clearance, garden preparation and decoration. The main bulk of the work will be carried out by contractors and this has now started.
Our main contractor is South Oak Development of Midhurst, some work has already been completed by local Cocking residents James Shaw and Tim Claydon.
By the end of this year we have programmed to make the building much more usable and inviting for all. This will include: