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Visitors spend more time and money in Wealden

Media Release date: 19 September 2014

The amount spent by tourists visiting Wealden last year rose by 3.5% to £242.3 million compared to 2012....

Take part in our consultation on the revised Community Infrastructure Levy

News date: 17 September 2014

Wealden District Council has revised the draft charging schedule for its Community Infrastructure Levy which is expected to come into operation in April 2015...

Working with private sector landlords to prevent homelessness

Media Release date: 12 September 2014

Wealden District Council is to provide more services to private sector landlords to help avoid placing families in bed and breakfast emergency accommodation....

These routes are made for walking

Media Release date: 11 September 2014

Sign up quickly to make sure you get a spot for the Coast & Country Walking Festival – 70 organised walks, totalling nearly 400 miles across Eastbourne and Wealden from Saturday 27 September to Sunday 5 October....

New green spaces to support economic growth

Media Release date: 09 September 2014

Moves to allow development to take place in the north of the District without harming the internationally-protected habitat of Ashdown Forest have been approved by Wealden’s Cabinet....

Don't Bottle Out of Recycling, Pledge4Plastics Instead

News date: 08 September 2014

This September, Wealden District Council is proudly supporting the Pledge4Plastics campaign, which aims to get recycling back on the household agenda....

If you go down to the woods on Saturday, take the bus

News date: 03 September 2014

The Ashdown Forest Explorer is providing a free trip to Ashdown Forest from Uckfield this Saturday, 6 September....

Food and Wine success at Pevensey

News date: 02 September 2014

Wealden’s first ever Food and Wine Festival which took place in the grounds of Pevensey Castle last weekend proved a great success....

Tour of Britain in Wealden Saturday 13 September

News date: 29 August 2014

Stage Seven of the Tour of Britain whizzes through Wealden during the afternoon of Saturday 13 September....

Council tax discount amnesty launched ahead of fraud review

Media Release date: 26 August 2014

Following a number of successful campaigns since 2011, councils across East Sussex are joining forces to conduct a series of reviews of how many people may be wrongly claiming a discount on their council tax....

Pevensey Food and Wine Festival this weekend

Media Release date: 26 August 2014

There’s a tasty line-up of live music to complement the gastronomic delights at Wealden’s first Food and Wine Festival taking place at Pevensey Castle this weekend, Saturday 30 & Sunday 31 August....

Wealden Play Days are here again

News date: 26 August 2014

On Wednesday, 27 August , the final Wealden Play Day of the summer is at Hailsham....

Visit the power station that uses your waste to make electricity

News date: 22 August 2014

Did you now that nearly all of Wealden’s non recyclable household is being used to create electricity?...

Alterations to Bank Holiday Monday waste and recycling collections

News date: 21 August 2014

Wealden District Council and Kier Services Ltd regret that, due to a shortage of staff on Bank Holiday Monday, we are required to make some late alterations to the Waste and Recycling collection arrangements for Monday 25 August....

Step up, represent and make a difference!

Media Release date: 18 August 2014

Do you want to represent your community and make a difference? Wealden District Council will be running two events: one in Uckfield on 20 September and one in Hailsham on 22 September for anyone who is thinking about standing for election...

Act fast to Link in with Wealden

Media Release date: 15 August 2014

On September 22 Wealden District Council will be hosting, in partnership with Talkativeonline, two Wealden Business Workshops on using LinkedIn, the business-focussed social networking service....

Step up for a great experience

Media Release date: 12 August 2014

Over 70 organised walks are featured in the first ever Coast & Country Walking Festival created by Wealden District Council and Eastbourne Borough Council....

Share your tales of World War One

News date: 11 August 2014

As part of the centenary of the Great War, East Sussex is looking to record memories and information about that period in the County's past...

Fire Brigade industrial action in August

News date: 08 August 2014

The Fire Brigades Union has announced there will be further short, intermittent strikes in their dispute with the Government over pensions....

East Sussex Credit Union help for local businesses

News date: 06 August 2014

East Sussex Credit Union is opening its doors to corporate members for the first time and has pledged to offer a lending lifeline to local small businesses....

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