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Grants to boost rural economy and jobs

Media Release date: 16 May 2013

Wealden businesses are being urged to make full use of the economic support provided by the East Sussex Rural Growth and Employment Fund to boost jobs locally....

Love Your Local Wealden Farmers Market

Media Release date: 13 May 2013

Farmers Markets across the Wealden District will be participating in the national Love Your Local Market 2013 campaign from 15 to 29 May....

Successful and informing day in Polegate

News date: 07 May 2013

Over 60 people attended the fact-packed Information Day for older people in Polegate last week....

Steps to improve access at Birling Gap

Media Release date: 01 May 2013

In response to continuing cliff erosion, Birling Gap is being fitted with a new access staircase....

Helping residents have a greater say

Media Release date: 01 May 2013

In a bid to ensure local residents and communities enjoy a greater say in how public services are delivered, Wealden District Council has drawn up a new Community Engagement Strategy: Getting involved – Make Participation Count....

Walking with cats

Media Release date: 25 April 2013

As part of Get Walking Week, Wealden District Council and Cats Protection have organised a family walk at a nature trail at Chelwood Gate on Bank Holiday Monday 6 May....

Have your say in the East Sussex Drink Debate

News date: 25 April 2013

East Sussex County Council is working with Sussex Police, the district and borough councils and other partners to understand and address alcohol-related problems in East Sussex....

Got no mobile signal?

Media Release date: 19 April 2013

If you are fed up with poor mobile phone reception in parts of Wealden, let the South East Local Enterprise Partnership know....

Adding life to years - not just years to life

Media Release date: 17 April 2013

Wealden District Council is hosting another free, fact-packed Information Day for older members of the community on Tuesday 30 April 2013 from 10 am to 1pm at St John's Church Hall, Polegate....

Sharing enjoyment of the countryside

Media Release date: 11 April 2013

Over 70 people took part in two walks on Ashdown Forest,...

Village halls benefit from Community Grants Scheme

Media Release date: 10 April 2013

Six village halls will benefit from over £25,000 in capital grants from Wealden District Council’s Community Grants scheme....

WARR help fund village shop and cafe in Blackboys

Media Release date: 08 April 2013

Funding from the Wealden and Rother Rural Partnership (WARR) has helped bring about the return of the village shop in Blackboys with the opening of The Grove....

Registering to Vote

News date: 02 April 2013

County Council elections are on 2 May- have you registered to vote?...

Waste and Recycling Collections

News date: 02 April 2013

Wealden’s Waste and Recycling and Street Cleaning services have transferred to Kier Environmental, as part of the Joint Waste Partnership....

Protecting the Ashdown Forest

News date: 27 March 2013

Guidance Notes to help planning applicants within those parts of the District affected by the Habitats Regulations are now available on the Wealden website....

Easter Bank Holiday waste and recycling collections

News date: 25 March 2013

Collections on Good Friday will take place as normal on Friday, but Monday collections have been brought forward to Saturday 30 March....

Family Easter Walks at Crowborough Country Park

Media Release date: 25 March 2013

Wealden District Council and Freedom Leisure are running a free Family Easter Walk on Wednesday 10 April...

Building work begins in new council houses

Media Release date: 20 March 2013

The first foundations have been laid on the site of Towermill Place, Park Croft, Willingdon, one of three New Build council house projects to create 64 new homes in Wealden by 2014....

How do you want to have your say in May?

Media Release date: 19 March 2013

People with disabilities and those who may have difficulty getting to a polling station on Thursday 2 May, the day of the County Council elections, are being urged to take a few minutes to make sure they can vote....

Fun and Safety this Easter

Media Release date: 19 March 2013

Two events are planned for Uckfield on 4 April and Crowborough on 11 April...

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