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Help make democracy work

Media Release date: 10 December 2014

Next May will be busy for voters with Parliamentary, District and local parish and town council elections all taking place on 7 May. But it will be even busier for the people who organise the elections in Wealden, the District Council’s Electoral Servi...

No increase in council tax once again

Media Release date: 09 December 2014

Wealden’s Cabinet is proposing to freeze the council tax that pays for its services at just £3.35 a week for the fifth successive year....

Chief Constable supports Wealden road safety initiative

Media Release date: 05 December 2014

Giles York, the Chief Constable of Sussex Police, has given his support to the work carried out by Wealden to try to prevent the number of people killed or seriously injured on the District’s roads....

Energy Pop-Up Shop comes to Uckfield

News date: 04 December 2014

For six days only, energy experts will be on hand in Uckield to provide practical advice on how to cut costs on your energy bills, give advice on switching suppliers if you wish to and ways to be more energy efficient at home....

Delivering affordable housing

News date: 01 December 2014

Wealden residents are invited to make their views known about the Council’s proposed plans for the delivery of affordable housing in the District....

No badge, no plate, no ride

Media Release date: 01 December 2014

THE dangers of getting into an unlicensed taxi are being highlighted by Wealden District Council as part of a seasonal campaign to keep Christmas revellers safe....

Local is the answer this Christmas

Media Release date: 25 November 2014

A feast of festive shopping events in Wealden towns and villages is being promoted by the District Council’s Streets Ahead initiative....

Response to car park consultation

News date: 21 November 2014

In response to our consultation on changes to the Proposed Off Street Car Parking Order which closed on 31 October, a number of suggestions were made in relation to the car parks in Wadhurst and Forest Row....

Cold calling council tax scams

News date: 21 November 2014

Once again it appears unscrupulous individuals are phoning residents pretending to make enquiries about council tax and asking for bank account details....

Your Future, Your Choices

News date: 21 November 2014

Over 900 students from Community Colleges across Wealden attend the first Wealden Works Careers Fair held at Uckfield Civic Centre on 19 November....

Be prepared with Flood Aware

Media Release date: 13 November 2014

Householders in Hellingly have been the first to benefit from a combined initiative by Wealden District Council and East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service to raise awareness about flood prevention....

Look before you book for Christmas

News date: 12 November 2014

Thinking of eating out this Christmas? If you’re planning that special Christmas meal with work colleagues, friends or family the Food Standards Agency would like to remind you to ‘look before you book’....

Do not miss out on the first Wealden careers fair

Media Release date: 11 November 2014

On Wednesday 19 November, Wealden District Council is inviting 14-25 years old from across the District to attend the first Wealden Works Careers Fair, a free event at the Uckfield Civic Centre where they will get help and guidance about their futures....

Why do you shop in Wealden?

Media Release date: 11 November 2014

Residents and people who work in Wealden are being urged to take part in the Streets Ahead shopping survey to help provide a better shopping experience in our towns and villages....

Repairs Service to Council properties - Update

News date: 05 November 2014

We have to inform you of some important and immediate changes we are making to our day to day repairs service delivery for our council homes....

Councillor Major Antony Quin RM

News date: 04 November 2014

It is with great sadness we have learnt of the death of Councillor Major Antony Quin RM....

Wealden honours The Fallen

Media Release date: 04 November 2014

On November 9, Members of Wealden District Council will be commemorating those who gave their lives in the service of their country at Remembrance Sunday events across the District....

Much-needed affordable homes in Polegate

News date: 04 November 2014

The opening has taken place of 33 new affordable homes for rent and shared ownership at The Sidings in Lynholm Road, Polegate....

Improvements to Uckfield Town Centre

News date: 31 October 2014

Uckfield Town Regeneration Project...

New Individual Electoral Registration system up and running

Media Release date: 29 October 2014

Over 83 per cent of Wealden residents have been successfully transferred over to the new Individual Electoral Registration as Wealden’s electoral services joins others across the country in moving over to the new system....

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