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Advice for staying safe during Fire Brigade strikes

News date: 02 May 2014

Help East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service prevent emergencies during the Fire Brigades Union strikes...

Free bus service to help people Get Out More

News date: 30 April 2014

A free bus service to encourage people to take more healthy exercise is now available on selected Saturdays from Uckfield and East Grinstead Mainline stations....

Deal with EDEAL will mean more help for growing businesses

Media Release date: 25 April 2014

A new one year agreement has been signed between Wealden District Council and the Eastbourne and District Enterprise Agency Ltd.(EDEAL) to provide local businesses with support and advice....

Wealden community funding to increase sports participation

Media Release date: 25 April 2014

A number of sports clubs across Wealden will benefit from an injection of almost £18,000 from Wealden’s Community Grant schemes to help boost participation across the District....

Wealden Loves its Local Markets in May

Media Release date: 23 April 2014

This May, Wealden is proud to be participating in the National Association of British Market Authorities’ Love Your Local Market campaign....

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....

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