A TIRED community centre will be given a new lease of life, thanks to council funding that will deliver much-needed improvements

Southwick Community Centre will push ahead with work to upgrade its facilities, renew its kitchen, improve lighting and lay new flooring, after Labour councillors provided more than £25,000 to ensure the centre is able to carry on as a hub for the community.

The Community Centre – on Southwick Green, at the heart of the community it serves – is run solely by local volunteers, providing a range of services and activities to people from the area. Among its well-attended groups include tap dancing, modern stage dancing, dancing