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Birling Gap Steps

News date: 22 April 2014

Following completion of demolition work, Wealden District Council has re-opened the stairs at Birling Gap to allow access to the beach....

Thank-you to residents of Oakwood Drive

News date: 22 April 2014

Following fears that a neglected row of 38 Cypress leylandii trees could pose a threat to life and property, Wealden District Council has now completed action to remove the trees in Oakwood Drive, Uckfield....

Your last chance to register for the European Elections

Media Release date: 16 April 2014

The European Parliamentary Elections are taking place on Thursday 22 May, at polling stations all over Wealden. But if you haven’t registered, you won’t be able to take part....

Easter refuse and recycling collections

News date: 14 April 2014

Refuse and Recycling collections scheduled for Good Friday (18 April) and Easter Monday (21 April) will take place as normal on those days....

National award for Wealden Officer fuel poverty work

Media Release date: 09 April 2014

Abdul Hussain, Home Energy Efficiency Officer at Wealden District Council, has been presented with his National Energy Action’s Heat for Heroes award....

Wealden Businesses learn how to compete in the global digital market place

News date: 07 April 2014

Over 35 Wealden businesses have benefitted from a seminar with UK Trade & Investment at last week’s Wealden Business Breakfast ahead of British Export Week 7 - 11 April....

Superfast broadband comes to Hadlow Down

News date: 04 April 2014

Hadlow Down has become one of the first villages to benefit from East Sussex County Council and BT's superfast broadband initiative...

Garden Waste Recycling - Make sure you know your collection date

News date: 04 April 2014

From April, we are adding another 5000 residents to our Garden Waste Recycling scheme. Some residents will have been given a new collection day as part of round changes to allow for the expansion....

Energy Pop-Up Shop Saves £1000s For Hailsham Residents

News date: 03 April 2014

More Energy Pop-Up shops are planned for towns in the Wealden District following a a successful five day run in Hailsham which helped save residents £1000s....

Unprompted offers to reduce your council tax or offer a refund

News date: 01 April 2014

We have received information that some residents are being approached by bogus companies seeking to charge for assistance in getting their council tax banding reduced....

Witness the strength of Street Learning

Media Release date: 01 April 2014

From April, Wealden District Council is joining up with Eastbourne Homes to provide free courses to local residents as part of the Street Learning initiative....

More traffic improvements announced for Hailsham Town Centre

News date: 31 March 2014

Work will begin on the 7 April to remove a local Hailsham bottleneck in North Street caused by Post Office lorries loading and unloading opposite to the Asda car park....

Are you paying too much for your household energy?

News date: 28 March 2014

Have an expert check out your energy bills at the Energy Pop-up Shop in Hailsham and pick up some money-saving tips...

Saving Hailsham's bell tower

Media Release date: 28 March 2014

Action will shortly be taken to save the foundations of Hailsham Church’s 14th century bell tower....

Wealden takes action on dangerous trees

Media Release date: 26 March 2014

Wealden District Council is taking action to remove a number of neglected leylandii trees in Oakwood Drive that have become a growing cause of concern for local residents....

Wealden supports town and village development

Media Release date: 25 March 2014

Wealden District Council’s commitment to supporting local business was demonstrated on 12 March at an innovative “Marketing Your Town” event which focused on regeneration initiatives and ideas within their towns and villages....

Export Week 7- 11 April

News date: 25 March 2014

As part of export week, UK Trade & Investment is organising a half day export seminar in Brighton on Monday 7 April....

Fun and Safety comes back to Crowborough Community Centre by popular demand!

Media Release date: 25 March 2014

On Tuesday April 15, Wealden District Council’s free Fun and Safety event returns to Crowborough Community Centre in Pine Grove from 10:30am to 1pm....

Look for the licence when you go riding

Media Release date: 24 March 2014

All riding establishments that provide horses and riding instruction to members of the public are required to be licensed. So please don’t take chances with the welfare of the horses or your own safety....

Bring your energy bills to Hailsham and find out how to cut costs

Media Release date: 24 March 2014

For five days only, energy experts will be in Hailsham to offer practical advice on how to cut energy costs. The first 30 people through the door each day will take home energy efficiency gifts such as night lights and draught proofing strips....

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