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Celebrating older people

News date: 26 September 2018

Older People’s Day takes place on 1 October. Each year a range of events is held across East Sussex celebrating the role older people play in our communities....

Free Electric Blanket Testing sessions

News date: 18 September 2018

Free Electric Blanket Testing sessions are taking place in September and October....

Wealden Community Grants get a capital boost

Media Release date: 05 September 2018

The amount available for a project through Wealden’s capital grant scheme has been increased to £15,000....

Be streetwise and get learning

Media Release date: 29 August 2018

How useful are your English and Maths skills? Do you need more confidence to achieve your personal goals? Or perhaps you fancy exploring your creative side?...

Help with starting your own business

News date: 29 August 2018

Edeal - Eastbourne & District Enterprise Agency Ltd- working with Wealden District Council, is holding a series of free business start-up workshops in Heathfield, Uckfield and Crowborough....

Chairman pops in to the Memory Cafe

Media Release date: 17 August 2018

As Wealden’s Dementia Action Alliance continues to grow, the Chairman of Wealden District Council, Councillor Chris Hardy, paid a visit to the Polegate Memory Café...

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 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....

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...

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:...

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....

Computer quandaries solved in Forest Row

Media Release date: 29 March 2018

Forest Row Parish Council and Wealden District Council are teaming up to help provide better computer training for the community....

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....

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