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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....

Learn how to compete in the global and digital marketplace

Media Release date: 21 March 2014

There are just a few spaces left for Wealden District Council’s next business breakfast on Tuesday 1 April, which aims to give local businesses the inside track when it comes to competing in today’s global market place, dominated by digital channels....

More take part in garden waste recycling

Media Release date: 19 March 2014

Garden waste collections in Wealden are expanding this spring as an extra 5,000 residents sign up to join this recycling scheme....

Fire Station Fun and Safety Day at Uckfield this Tuesday

Media Release date: 18 March 2014

Uckfield Fire Station will be hosting one of Wealden District Council’s renowned Fun and Safety Days on Tuesday 8 April from 10.30am to 1pm....

Claimed benefits while self employed

Media Release date: 17 March 2014

Two Wealden men who claimed council tax benefit and housing benefit while they were self employed have been successfully prosecuted in Hastings Magistrates Court....

Enjoy healthy options with the Eat Out, Eat Well Scheme

News date: 17 March 2014

Eating out is becoming increasingly popular, with the average person enjoying one in every six meals away from home....

How to compete in the global and digital marketplace

News date: 14 March 2014

Wealden’s next business breakfast on Tuesday 1 April aims to give local businesses the inside track when it comes to competing in today’s global market place dominated by digital channels....

Buses and Trains align to provide Ashdown Forest walks

Media Release date: 13 March 2014

This March has seen the launch of a new transport initiative run jointly by Wealden Bus Alliance and Sussex Rail Partnership to provide a free bus service to take residents on a healthy guided walk on Ashdown Forest....

Action in Market Towns workshop today

Media Release date: 12 March 2014

An Action in Market Towns workshop is taking place in Hailsham's Civic Community hall today....

Wealden celebrates Commonwealth Day

News date: 10 March 2014

To mark Commonwealth Day, March 10, Wealden District Council, along with many other local authorities across the length and breadth of the country, is flying the Commonwealth Flag at its Hailsham Headquarters....

Wealden Strategic Sites Local Plan now submitted for examination in public

News date: 10 March 2014

The Council has now submitted its Strategic Sites Local Plan (SSLP) to the Planning Inspectorate for public examination....

Jobcentre Plus in Wealden a success

Media Release date: 10 March 2014

Over the last eight weeks, Wednesday Employment Surgeries offered by Dermot Clarke, a highly trained and experienced advisor from Jobcentre Plus, at the offices of Wealden District Council have proved a great success....

Take care when walking near to cliffs

News date: 05 March 2014

Following further rock falls at Birling Gap the public are reminded that in the interests of their own safety to stay away from the cliff edges around Birling Gap and to keep dogs on a short lead....

Has your business been affected by the recent severe weather?

News date: 04 March 2014

The Government has announced a number of schemes to support all small and medium sized businesses that have been impacted by the floods and suffered a significant loss of trade....

Court takes action against unlicensed riding school

Media Release date: 04 March 2014

A Heathfield woman was fined £150 and ordered to pay £320 in costs for running an unlicensed riding school....

Have your say on the proposed methodology for the Councils new Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment (SHLAA)

News date: 03 March 2014

The closing date for residents and businesses to comment on the Council’s draft methodology is 5pm, Monday 31 March....

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