This site is under construction for the Lester family (Geoff, Maureen & dog Ricky) who live in Bramble Mead, Balcombe. Please visit back soon or e-mail the webmaster asking to be notified when the site is finished.Records indicate that the village of Balcombe has been known by various names such as "BALECUMBA in 1121, BALECUMB in 1189, BELECUMBE in 1279, BALDCOMB in 1284, BAULCOMBE in 1609 and BOLKHAM in 1715. Although there is only a registered population of 1752 the village boasts a large number of clubs and organisations (43 at the last count !!) including Scouts, Badminton, Rifle & Pistol Club, Cricket, Yoga, a Social Club and the village Pub (The Half Moon).