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Get active this August

Media Release date: 17 July 2018

Wealden’s summer of fun begins again this year as the first of five of our free Wealden Activity Days gets under way in Crowborough....

Saturday catch up collections

News date: 06 July 2018

We regret we are currently experiencing a greater volume of collection issues than usual due of staff shortages because of sickness....

Stay cool, save water and do not forget your pets

News date: 03 July 2018

With the hot weather expected to continue got few more days yet, 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:...

Helping homes at risk of flooding

Media Release date: 12 June 2018

Households in Wealden District at risk of flooding have been offered the chance to install Property Flood Resilience products, free of charge....

Beat the street is back bigger than ever

Media Release date: 06 June 2018

Beat the Street – the free walking and cycling game that encourages everyone to be more active and healthy - is back in Wealden and bigger than ever....

Be Cliff Aware

News date: 24 May 2018

Wealden District Council is supporting the new Cliff Safety Awareness Campaign which is being organised by the East Sussex Chalk Cliffs Safety Awareness Group....

A fortnight of events to raise dementia awareness

Media Release date: 09 May 2018

As part of Alzheimer’s Society National Dementia Action Week, Wealden Dementia Action Alliance is holding 14 days of free events across the District for people with dementia, their families and their carers, starting on Saturday 12 May....

Celebrating the Cuckoo Trail

Media Release date: 23 April 2018

Celebrate Wealden’s most popular green trail on Saturday 12 May and make the most of fitness and fun....

More support for Wealden Citizens Advice

Media Release date: 26 March 2018

Wealden District Council has increased its three year Service Level Agreement for Wealden Citizens Advice to £165,000 to help meet an increased demand for its services caused by changes to the welfare system such as universal credit....

Your health. You owe it to yourself

Media Release date: 17 January 2018

Wealden District Council has launched a new website, Healthy Wealden, to encourage residents to stay active and healthy....

Providing a better service for local people

Media Release date: 19 October 2017

Work started today on Wealden’s new purpose built, non-denominational crematorium....

Helping create a healthier Wealden

Media Release date: 12 October 2017

The new Healthy Wealden Strategy, approved at Cabinet, aims to work with local residents to encourage them to take a greater responsibility for their own health and wellbeing....

Movies Make Memories

News date: 13 September 2017

The Wealden Dementia Action Alliance is recognising Alzheimer’s Month with another one of its special dementia-friendly screenings designed to support people living with dementia, their families, friends and carers at the Hailsham Pavilion Cinema....

Wealden Community Grants are open until 30 November

Media Release date: 07 September 2017

Grants are available from Wealden District Council to help local groups and village organisations continue the valuable work they do for the community....