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Published evidence next step towards Wealden Local Plan

Media Release date: 06 November 2017

Wealden District Council has published comprehensive reports regarding current and future air quality for Ashdown Forest, Pevensey Levels and Lewes Downs....

Breathe in Owlsbury Park

Media Release date: 16 August 2017

Initial work has begun on Owlsbury Park, Wealden’s second open access countryside area, at Little Horsted near Uckfield, which will offer attractive views of the rolling Wealden countryside....

Wealden welcomes Local Plan progress

Media Release date: 24 March 2017

On 22 March Wealden’s Full Council voted overwhelmingly in support of the progress made and the strategic direction of the next stage of the Wealden Local Plan....

Making the most of Walshes Park

Media Release date: 20 March 2017

Initial access works are nearly completed on Walshes Park, the new open access countryside area for Crowborough, which should be open to the public in the spring....

Housing numbers revised

Media Release date: 15 March 2017

The number of new homes proposed under the next stage of the Wealden Local Plan has been reduced by the Council’s Local Plan Sub-Committee....

Fewer houses in next stage of the Wealden Local Plan

Media Release date: 03 March 2017

Wealden District Council has published the Draft Proposed Submission Wealden Local Plan which, given the evidence collected, is recommending a lower housing requirement than in the earlier Issues, Options & Recommendations document....

The next stage of the Wealden Local Plan

Media Release date: 31 October 2016

The current stage of Wealden’s Local Plan, which will guide development in the District until 2037, is being extended for three months to allow for the completion of a number of key studies....

Which walk do you fancy...

Media Release date: 11 September 2016

There are plenty of opportunities to try out a short stroll using Nordic walking sticks or take in some of the breath-taking views of Wealden on a longer walk during this month’s Sussex Coast and Country Walking Festival....

Meeting to discuss Five Year Land Supply

News date: 09 September 2016

Members of Wealden’s Cabinet and local MPs Nus Ghani and Huw Merriman met with representatives from the Campaign to Protect Rural England and the Save Wealden from Overdevelopment Team (SWOT) today (9 September)....