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Scheduled collections Wednesday 15 August

News date: 15 August 2018

Due to a continuing driver shortage, we regret that some collection rounds will either not be collected today or will be collected later than usual by our waste contractor, Kier....

Reaching out in Wealden

News date: 15 August 2018

Universal Credit job coaches are now providing outreach services in Wealden....

Family fun at Walshes Park

Media Release date: 15 August 2018

The official opening of Wealden’s new open access countryside area, Walshes Park in Crowborough, is taking place on Saturday 1 September. Our Family Fun Day starts at 12:30pm....

Get active this August

Media Release date: 14 August 2018

Wealden’s summer of fun is coming to an end. Our last activity day is at Uckfield on Wednesday 15 August....

Birling Gap Steps remain closed

News date: 14 August 2018

Following further minor rock falls over the weekend, the steps at Birling Gap remain closed. There is no access to the beach from Birling Gap....

Scheduled collections Tuesday 14 August

News date: 14 August 2018

Due to driver shortages, one recycling collection round will not be operating today. We hope it will be collected by the end of Saturday....

Apprenticeships at Wealden

News date: 14 August 2018

Interested in a career in Local Government? We have six apprentice places available to help you acquire business skills and public sector experience....

Scheduled Collections Monday 13 August

News date: 13 August 2018

We regret that several collection rounds will not be operating today’s scheduled collections due to driver shortages....

Scheduled collections 10 August

News date: 10 August 2018

One garden waste round will not be operating today due to a driver shortage....

Birling Gap Steps closed

News date: 10 August 2018

Following an inspection of the cliffs at Birling Gap this morning (10 August), a joint decision has been made by Wealden District Council and the National Trust to close the Steps giving access to the beach....

Your representations about the Local Plan

Media Release date: 09 August 2018

You have the opportunity to say whether Wealden District Council’s Proposed Local Plan has been correctly drawn up and is sound, based on the evidence....

Waste and Recycling collections update 8 August

News date: 08 August 2018

Some recycling and garden waste collections scheduled for today may be later than usual...

Your views on help with council tax

Media Release date: 08 August 2018

Wealden District Council, alongside neighbouring East Sussex authorities, is consulting about options to change the current Council Tax Reduction Scheme....

Birling Gap steps now open

News date: 07 August 2018

Following this morning’s safety inspection, we are now able to open the steps at Birling Gap this afternoon (Tuesday 7 August)....

Access to Birling Gap Tuesday 7 August

News date: 06 August 2018

Birling Gaps Steps will continue to be closed on the morning on Tuesday 7 August while a further assessment is carried out...

Next steps for the redevelopment of Pine Grove

Media Release date: 03 August 2018

Wealden District Council and East Sussex County Council have completed the sale of the Mead House and car park site in Crowborough....

Harnessing the opportunities provided by green energy

Media Release date: 30 July 2018

Wealden District Council is looking at ways to invest in low carbon and renewable energy for the benefit of council tax payers....

A missed recycling round 30 July

News date: 30 July 2018

We regret that a recycling collection round was unable to operate on Monday 30 July....

Keeping cool

News date: 23 July 2018

The hot weather is back. Here’s some helpful tips to keep cool - and don’t forget to check that friends, relatives and neighbours who may be less able to look after themselves are alright:...

Recovery plan to get waste and recycling collections back on track

Media Release date: 20 July 2018

A recovery plan has been agreed with Kier, Wealden District Council’s waste collection contactor, which should see collections return to regular schedules over the next week....

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