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Residents say yes to Herstmonceux Neighbourhood Plan

News date: 04 May 2018

Herstmonceux residents have voted to approve the Neighbourhood Plan for the village proposed by Herstmonceux Parish Council....

Download our new payment app

News date: 25 April 2018

We have a new free payment app available for iPhone and Android users....

Potential Wealden Councillors shown the ropes

Media Release date: 27 March 2018

Potential new Wealden District Councillors came along to events in Hailsham and Uckfield to find out more about what being a Councillor involves....

Referendum for Herstmonceux Neighbourhood Plan

Media Release date: 27 March 2018

On Thursday 3 May, residents of Herstmonceux Parish will be asked to have their say in a referendum. This will determine if they support using a neighbourhood plan to help decide local planning applications....

Water supply problems in parts of Wealden

News date: 09 March 2018

South East Water report supplies have been restored....

Taking care in cold weather

News date: 26 February 2018

It’s important to look after yourself during cold weather. And look after others – please check on frail or older neighbours or relatives, especially those living alone or who have serious illnesses to make sure they are safe, warm and well....

Wealden wants you! Find out how to become a Councillor

Media Release date: 26 February 2018

Wealden District Council is running two events in March for anyone interested in becoming a District Councillor and representing their community at the 2019 elections...

Wealden agrees below inflation Council Tax increase

Media Release date: 21 February 2018

Wealden District Council has approved a £5 a year increase for its share of the Council Tax bill. This is less than 10 pence extra a week for an average Band D property for all the District Council’s services....

Council investment helps reduce operating costs

Media Release date: 19 February 2018

Wealden District Council’s operating costs for the coming year have been reduced by £600,000 thanks to the rental income from the Vicarage Fields shopping centre which the Council bought in December....

Macmillan's Big Green Bus comes to Vicarage Fields

News date: 13 February 2018

Macmillan Cancer Support’s Big Green Bus will be visiting the Vicarage Field Shopping Centre on Thursday 15 February to answer any questions you may have about cancer....

Wealden Women Suffragists

News date: 06 February 2018

Wealden has a special women’s suffrage story of its own to contribute to the national marking of the centenary of the granting of the Parliamentary vote in February 1918 to women aged 30 and over....

Return to Hellingly Centre

News date: 30 January 2018

Two years after visiting the Hellingly Centre to look at the development of new facilities there, Wealden District Council Chairman Chris Hardy returned this week and was full of admiration for the finished result....

Access2Healthcare seeks drivers in Hailsham and Herstmonceux

Media Release date: 10 January 2018

The Access2Healthcare Scheme which provides home-to-surgery transport in Uckfield is being introduced to Hailsham and Herstmonceux....

Keep your emergency plans up-to-date

Media Release date: 08 January 2018

With winter upon us, local villages and towns are reminded about the importance of making sure their community emergency plans are up-to-date...

What has been happening in 2017

Media Release date: 20 December 2017

Councillor Chris Hardy, the Chairman of Wealden District Council, provides a short review of what’s being happening this year in the world of Wealden....

We like it here, say Wealden residents

Media Release date: 19 December 2017

Nine out of ten Wealden residents like living here, and three quarters are satisfied with the way the District Council runs things....

Platinum celebrations in Wealden

Media Release date: 06 December 2017

Wealden District Council joined with Buckingham Palace last month in celebrating Platinum wedding anniversaries....

Wealden response to new constituency proposals

Media Release date: 30 November 2017

Wealden District Council has responded to the Boundary Commission for England’s consultation which sees the creation of two new Parliamentary constituencies within the District....

Have your say on the new Parliamentary constituency proposals

Media Release date: 17 November 2017

Residents in Crowborough, Uckfield, Hailsham, Horam, Heathfield and the rest of Wealden have until 11 December to comment on the new Parliamentary boundary proposals which will see the existing Wealden constituency divided into two new constituencies...

Districts and Borough Leaders support the East Sussex fairer funding campaign

News date: 09 November 2017

Leaders of all district and borough councils in East Sussex, including Wealden, have thrown their weight behind a campaign calling for fairer funding for the county....

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