Manor Park and Hempstead Fields

Residents Association


Events in 2018


Events planned so far for 2018 - dates and venues to be confirmed:


The AGM Thursday 19th July - 7.30pm

The Big Lunch Sunday June 10th - noon to 2pm


Events in 2017


Walk and Talk launch - Monday 8th May


Big Lunch - Sunday 11th June on the Uckfield Rugby Club field, 12 to 2pm. Bouncy Castle, Punch and Judy, Dog Show, Face Painter etc - over 200 attended and £250 raised for charity


AGM - Tuesday 18th July, 7.15pm at UCTC


Events in 2016


Big Lunch - Sunday 12th June on the Uckfield Rugby Club field, 12 to 2pm. Bouncy Castle, Punch and Judy, Dog Show, Face Painter etc.


Talk by Mick Harker About Bridge Cottage and AGM - 21st July, UCTC Sixth Form Study Room at 7.15pm


Events in 2015


Question Time 2015 - 50 people attended this year's Question Time held again at Manor Primary School. The panel comprised a District Councillor Peter Waldock (North Ward), High Hennebry the Principal at UCTC and Richard Judge the Chair of the Uckfield Neighbourhood Plan Steering Group. Uckfield News wrote three useful reports on the event


Easter Egg hunt with Punch and Judy Saturda y 4th April - 59 children won Easter Eggs in the egg hunt and £85 was raised for Demelza Hospice Care for Children. Thank you to Waitrose for discounting the price of the Easter Eggs.



The Big Lunch 2015 Sunday 7th June - On the Rugby Club field as usual, 12 until 2pm. Bouncy Castle, Punch and Judy, Dog Show, Face Painter etc etc. Hope you can make it!


The Christamas Quiz 2015


Events in 2014


Fun Quiz Night - Saturday 6th December Over 60 people enjoyed a great quiz and we raised over £100 for Demelza Hospice Care for Children



The Big Lunch 2014 - Sunday 1st June Over 150 people joined us on a lovely sunny day. Thanks to everyone that supported us. The charity we suppported, Demelza Hospice Care for Children, were very pleased to have raised £123 on the day.


Question Time - Thursday 23rd January 2014. Manor Primary School.

Sussex Police, East Sussex Fire and Rescue and Wealden District Council all attended and over 40 residents posed questions and entered into discussions about local issues. To see notes of the questions and answers please click here


St George's Day - thanks to those that came along to meet us at the Ringles and those that flew the flag!




Events in 2013


The Big Lunch family picnic - 2nd June 2013

held at Uckfield Rugby Club



We are pleased to report that this our first social event was a great success - yes the sun shined (!) over 100 people picnicked and everyone had a great time - see photos below.


Keep an eye on this page and our Facebook page for details of forthcoming events. In fact we would like your thoughts and ideas on what kind of events we should organise in the future.


Please email your suggestions to