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Improving housing opportunities in Wealden

Media Release date: 25 October 2017

Wealden’s new Housing Strategy 2017-20 highlights the work being done by the Council to increase the supply of affordable homes for local people....

Churchcoombe Community Association play project

News date: 17 October 2017

Churchcoombe Community Association, Uckfield, has bagged £2,000 from a Tesco’s Bags of Help funding scheme to help carry out improvements to its Hughes Way Play Area project....

Smart Energy gets noticed

Media Release date: 04 October 2017

Following on from the success of its recent Big Wealden Switch campaigns, Wealden District Council has been shortlisted for its community approach to encouraging sustainability in local parishes....

Future development benefitting old and young

News date: 02 October 2017

Building work is well underway at Wealden District Council’s £10m Retirement Living scheme Grants Hill Court, with local contractors providing the construction skills....

RSPCA welfare award for Wealden District Council

Media Release date: 18 September 2017

Wealden District Council has been given the RSPCA’s Bronze Community Animal Welfare Footprint Award for the work it does in protecting pet welfare in its 3,100 council homes....

Nus Ghani opens new Wealden development

Media Release date: 01 September 2017

Nus Ghani, the MP for Wealden, has formally opened Wealden District Council’s latest affordable housing development, Leap Close in Hailsham....

More residents make energy savings through the Big Wealden Switch

Media Release date: 08 August 2017

There has been a sharp increase in the number of Wealden residents benefiting from cheaper household energy bills by taking part the Big Wealden Switch....

More help for private homes

Media Release date: 24 July 2017

Wealden’s new Private Housing Financial Assistance policy will enable a wider range of assistance to be offered to disabled residents and help make empty properties habitable again....

Leap Cross becomes home

Media Release date: 24 July 2017

Twelve local families have recently moved into Wealden’s new council housing development on London Road, Hailsham....

Help provide shelter for vulnerable Syrian refugees

Media Release date: 12 June 2017

Private landlords and property owners are being asked to help Wealden play its part in answering the desperate need of vulnerable Syrian refugees...

New homes for Town Farm

Media Release date: 01 June 2017

Work has begun on Wealden District Council’s exciting new housing project in Town Farm, Hailsham, which will create 17 new council homes on the site of the former Elizabeth Court....

Turn up, drop in and get computing help in Herstmonceux

Media Release date: 11 April 2017

On Wednesday 26 April, Wealden District Council is bringing their FREE drop in digital skills event, Coffee, Cake and Computers, to Herstmonceux Village Hall from 10am to 12pm....

A Year of Coffee, Cakes and Computers

Media Release date: 16 March 2017

Wealden District Council’s popular Coffee, Cake and, Computers FREE digital skills events are returning throughout 2017 starting at the Luxford Centre in Uckfield from 10am to 12pm on Wednesday 29 March....

Share your housing plans as you get older and help plan for East Sussex

News date: 13 February 2017

East Sussex County Council would like to know: What are your plans for where to live as you get older?...

Exciting new development nears completion

Media Release date: 18 January 2017

Wealden’s latest council house development – an exciting mix of flats and houses in Hailsham, is nearing completion....

Looking to move in 2017

Media Release date: 12 January 2017

If you are looking to move house in the next few years, particularly if you are wanting to buy your first home or downsize, Wealden District Council would like to hear from you....

Start Smart in 2017

Media Release date: 02 January 2017

Throughout January 2017, Wealden District Council will be running FREE events across the District to encourage residents to switch to Smart Energy meters, saving them money and providing a boost to the environment by reducing greenhouse gas emissions....

Christmas comes early for Rumsey Court resident

News date: 20 December 2016

Crowborough resident Shirley Lang has won a tablet computer in a survey of the online needs of the residents of Wealden’s Retirement Living Courts carried out by the District Council....

East Sussex welcomes Syrian refugee families

Media Release date: 20 December 2016

In September 2015 the UK pledged to welcome 20,000 refugees from Syria over the next five years....

Concern about the homeless this winter

Media Release date: 20 December 2016

There is never a good time to be homeless, but winter must be the worst....

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