Images from life in East Preston: "I live in East Preston, I never feel the need to go on holiday somewhere else."
That quote comes from a clearly happy local resident. This page will develop over time to show some of the reasons why that resident feels so happy in East Preston.
Photographs on this page are courtesy of: Anni Stevens, Robert Evans and Simon Cross
Flower bed in the northern shopping parade with Preston Cottage in the background (AS)
Local firefighters practise for the annual East Preston Festival stoolball match 2010 (SC)
Classic car show on the Village Green, September 2009 (SC)
Councillors helping local children to plant new trees in Langmeads Field, January 2009 (SC)
Councillors Len Barnett and Alastair Sharp presenting Michael Bone of local charity Sofas & Stuff a Grant Aid cheque, May 2008. Sofas & Stuff is just one of several local charities operating within the village, bringing assistance to those who most need it. (SC)
A gathering of villagers for a pre-Millennium photograph, November 1999, courtesy of the West Sussex Gazette.