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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....

Growing old actively in Wealden

Media Release date: 22 August 2017

Memory Moments cafes are being held across Wealden as part of the seasonal celebration of older people across the country this September and October....

Grants that make a real difference

Media Release date: 11 July 2017

A five churches trail, a community play, a shed for woodwork classes, two new cornets and the refurbishment of a tuba are among the many local projects supported by this year’s Wealden Community Small Grants scheme....

Support for people with dementia and their carers

News date: 04 July 2017

Would you like to meet and socialise with other people with dementia and their carers, sharing experiences and increasing your support network? Then come to one of the East Sussex County Council Supper Clubs, held monthly across the county....

Free woodworking courses in Hailsham

News date: 15 June 2017

Training Now has organised free woodworking classes in Hailsham every Tuesday and Thursday mornings...

Helping householders face the threat of flooding

Media Release date: 09 June 2017

Grants of up to £2,000 will be available to households in Alfriston, Forest Row, Hellingly and Uckfield to help install flood protection measures....

Join us for Walking website launch

News date: 02 June 2017

On June 10 come along to the launch of our new Wealden Do Walking website with a health walk around Uckfield....

Safety in Action brings it all home

News date: 22 May 2017

Children from 50 Wealden primary schools will be taking part in this year’s award-winning Safety in Action events including, for the first time, home-educated children....

Wealden vs Dementia

Media Release date: 10 May 2017

Wealden District Council is calling for everyone to unite against dementia during National Dementia Awareness Week of 14 to 20 May....

Fun and Safety in Crowborough

Media Release date: 31 March 2017

Crowborough Fire Station will be the place to be on Wednesday 12 April when it hosts Wealden District Council’s ever-popular Fun and Safety Day for youngsters....

Have your say on Community Transport

News date: 01 March 2017

Please contribute your views and experiences to a Community Transport Survey, supported by the Wealden Strategic Partnership, that is looking at ways that Community Transport organisations can work more closely...

Fun day spotlights home safety

Media Release date: 01 February 2017

Safety in the home will come under the spotlight this half-term at Wealden’s Fun and Safety Day in Hailsham on Thursday 16 February....

Pevensey pub calls last orders on digital exclusion

Media Release date: 07 December 2016

The Royal Oak and Castle in Pevensey has been showing that pubs can offer so much more than just food and drink by successfully hosting a seven week digital skills course run by the Barclays Digital Eagles Team....

An afternoon with Marilyn in Hailsham

Media Release date: 25 November 2016

Marilyn Monroe attended a special screening of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes at the historic Hailsham Pavilion cinema last week....

Wealden awarded White Ribbon status

Media Release date: 21 November 2016

Wealden District Council has been awarded White Ribbon Status for the stand it is taking against domestic violence....

Wealden Best Dressed Christmas Shop Window Competition returns

Media Release date: 09 November 2016

DEADLINE TO ENTER EXTENDED TO 1 DECEMBER...

Time to get your applications in

Media Release date: 04 November 2016

Does your sports club, society or community facility need a helping hand?...

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