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People Matter help Heathfield jobseekers

Media Release date: 29 September 2016

People Matter, the organisation that provides information, advice and guidance to local jobseekers, is running a free drop-in service at Heathfield Library every Tuesday from 9:30am to 12.30pm....

Streamlining proposals welcomed by Wealden

Media Release date: 28 September 2016

The Local Government Boundary Commission for England has adopted Wealden District Council’s proposal to reduce the number of its councillors....

Celebrate 90 years of Winnie the Pooh with Wealden

Media Release date: 27 September 2016

On October 1, as part of the celebrations for its most famous resident reaching 90 and in conjunction with Sussex Walking Festival, Wealden District Council and the Conservators of Ashdown Forest have organised an afternoon long celebration....

Annual voters enquiry form

News date: 27 September 2016

Have you received our Annual Enquiry Form Reminder?...

Have your say on tourism in Wealden

Media Release date: 23 September 2016

Wealden District Council wants to hear the views of local residents and businesses as part of an ambitious project to boost the local economy through tourism....

Live life in the Fastlane (of the information superhighway) with Digital Eagles

Media Release date: 21 September 2016

From September 27, Barclays Digital Eagles are swooping into The Royal Oak and Castle pub in Pevensey to offer Wealden residents a FREE seven week course in the benefits of using the internet as well as a chance to learn some basic online skills....

Free electric blanket testing

News date: 21 September 2016

Wealden District Council is working with East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service to provide free electric blanket testing sessions at venues across the District....

Councils come together to launch new fraud fighting initiative - East Sussex Counter Fraud Hub

Media Release date: 16 September 2016

Council representatives from across the East Sussex region yesterday joined forces to officially launch the East Sussex Counter Fraud Hub at Seaford’s Martello Tower with a new hotline number, logo and strapline....

Get advice and guidance at the Wealden Works Careers Fair

Media Release date: 16 September 2016

On Monday October 3, Wealden District Council is inviting everyone aged 25 or under to the third Wealden Works Careers Fair at the East Sussex National Hotel in Uckfield (TN22 5ES) between 9:30am and 3pm. And it’s FREE!...

Hot weather advice

News date: 12 September 2016

With the hot weather set to return to the South East for the next few days, please keep an eye open for isolated, older people, people who are ill or very young people and make sure they are able to keep cool....

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)....

Spot The Unusual Suspects

Media Release date: 07 September 2016

Wealden District Council is supporting this year’s National Recycle Week campaign to encourage residents to think about some of the less obvious things that can be recycled....

Apply now for Wealden Community Grants

Media Release date: 31 August 2016

Grants are available from Wealden District Council to help local groups and village organisations continue the valuable work they do for the community....

End computer bafflement in Alfriston

Media Release date: 30 August 2016

On Wednesday 14 September, Wealden District Council will be bringing their popular Coffee, Cakes, Computers and a Whole Lot More! digital skills event to the Deans Place Hotel in Alfriston....

Make sure your voting rights are up to date

Media Release date: 23 August 2016

All households in Wealden will soon be receiving their annual voters enquiry form which helps make sure the information the Council holds on the Electoral Register is up-to-date....

Freedom Leisure leads the way in energy saving

Media Release date: 15 August 2016

Freedom Leisure, operator of Wealden District Council’s four leisure centres, has reduced its CO2 emissions by 90 tonnes since signing a new contract with the Council in 2012....

The search for the best food shop in Sussex

Media Release date: 12 August 2016

Voting is now underway in the Sussex Food & Drink Awards including the Food Shop of the Year award, sponsored by Wealden District Council....

Tablets help navigate the world wide web

News date: 10 August 2016

Polegate resident Jackie Ade was the lucky winner of a tablet computer in a draw held at Wealden District Council’s Coffee Cakes, Computers and a Whole Lot More event in Polegate last month....

Progress with Hailsham Area Action Plan

Media Release date: 05 August 2016

Six months after the first meeting of the Hailsham Area Action Plan steering group, a picture is emerging of the improvements and new facilities the Hailsham area may see over the next 20 years....

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