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Proposals for new electoral ward boundaries in Wealden

Media Release date: 24 November 2015

Wealden District Councillors are submitting proposals for new electoral ward boundaries in the District in response to the Local Government Boundary Commission’s request for proposals to provide better balance to the ward sizes across the District....

Wealden supports students into the future

Media Release date: 17 November 2015

On Monday 9 November, nearly 500 students from across Wealden received advice and guidance on their future at the Wealden Works Career Fair 2015....

Wealden calls on businesses to dress up for Christmas

Media Release date: 17 November 2015

Wealden District Council is inviting all shops and businesses from across the District to get into the festive spirit by entering the first Streets Ahead Best Dressed Christmas Window Competition....

Concerned about terrorist threats

News date: 16 November 2015

With increased sensitivity about the risk of possible terrorist activity, local organisations like Wealden District Council are working with Sussex Police to try to spot early signs of any terrorist activity....

Taking a stand against domestic violence

Media Release date: 12 November 2015

Frontline staff at Wealden District Council are to receive awareness training in domestic abuse as part of the Council’s drive to become a White Ribbon accredited authority....

Let us know your views on the Local Plan

Media Release date: 06 November 2015

A series of seven public exhibitions, looking at the Issues, Options and Recommendations outlined in the new Wealden Local, begins on Thursday 22 October....

Proposed changes to Council Tax Support Scheme

Media Release date: 06 November 2015

Following a nine week consultation, Wealden District Council is recommending changes to its Council Tax Support Scheme for 2016/17. A final decision will be made at Full Council on 25 November....

Wealden backs Youth Radio takeover

Media Release date: 04 November 2015

Wealden District Council is backing the 15th annual broadcast of Eastbourne Youth Radio....

Do not miss out on grant help

Media Release date: 03 November 2015

There is still time to apply for over £100,000 worth of Community Grants from Wealden District Council for a wide range of projects including those with environmental benefits....

Wealden Remembers on Armistice Day

Media Release date: 29 October 2015

On Sunday November 8, Members of Wealden District Council will be honouring those who gave their lives in the service of their country at Remembrance Day services across the District....

Wealden and Rother Rural Partnership open for funding

News date: 28 October 2015

EU grants totalling £1.472 million are now available to businesses in the rural areas of Wealden and Rother through the WARR Partnership....

Delayed Recycling Collections in the Wadhurst Area

News date: 27 October 2015

Wealden District Council and Kier regret any inconvenience that may be caused by the delayed collections of recycling in the Wadhurst area on Monday 26 October....

Look to the future with the Wealden Works careers fair

Media Release date: 26 October 2015

On Monday 9 November, Wealden District Council is inviting all under 25 year olds from across the District to the FREE Wealden Works Careers Fair, taking place at the East Sussex National hotel, near Uckfield, from 9:30am to 3:00pm....

Helping private landlords help the housing market

Media Release date: 12 October 2015

LetSure, a new private sector leasing scheme launched by Wealden District Council, offers hassle-free letting to landlords and temporary accommodation to individuals and families faced with homelessness....

Rapid charge for rural surgery

Media Release date: 12 October 2015

The first of two electric vehicle rapid charger units has been officially launched in Wealden....

Great turn out for walking

Media Release date: 12 October 2015

More than 900 walkers took part in the second Sussex Walking Festival, organised by Wealden District Council and Eastbourne Borough Council, as residents made the most of some great late September weather...

Bake off climax to activity day

Media Release date: 11 October 2015

Wealden District Council held an activities day for the residents of its 12 retirement living complexes across the District to promote a range of social and sporting activities available to older people....

Free electric blanket testing in Wealden

News date: 08 October 2015

East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service is holding free electric blanket testing session in Wealden from Monday 12 October to Wednesday 14 October...

New law for landlords

News date: 06 October 2015

From the beginning of October, landlords must ensure that smoke alarms are fitted on every level of rented properties they own....

Learn computing skills, find out information, eat cake

Media Release date: 02 October 2015

On 14 October, Wealden District Council is hosting: “Coffee, Cakes, Computers and a Whole Lot More!” This FREE event is for anyone interested in developing their computer skills or wanting help to get online...

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