Who are we?
The Maple Drive Community Group Committee
I was involved in the "Fayre" for many years under the Bedelands Community Project, and am now part of MDCG. I attend Sheddingdean Baptist Church and am on the RESPECT Youth Club Committee, with some practical involvement. I have lived in Leylands Ward for twenty- four years till having to move in 2017. I am retired.
Local Youth Club Leader
Hi, I'm Julia Rye, mum of three and have lived in Maple Drive for over 25 years. I have been involved in The Community Fayre for a number of years and have been running Respect Youth Club for 10 years.
Hi, I am Cathy Lee, mum to three grown-up children. I have lived in Burgess Hill for 35 years. I started my role of Treasurer in January 2019 and I'm really looking forward to my first fayre. I currently work as a book keeper and part-time School Bursar at a local primary school.
Local Baptist Minister
My name is Trevor Beckett and I am the Pastor of Sheddingdean Baptist Church. I live with my family in the local area and we are delighted to be involved with the summer fayre. The church has been involved in the fayre in a variety of ways since it first began. We are delighted to give our ongoing support.
My name is Stephen Beckett, a former student of The Burgess Hill Academy, I volunteer with various organisations in Burgess Hill and the surrounding areas, including MDCG, where I attend meetings, help on the day of the events and manage the website.