Wealden District Council - News http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/News_and_Events/News/Web_News_Home.aspx View the latest news from the Council Copyright (c) Wealden District Council en 60 http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledCollectionsMonday15October445750.aspx Scheduled Collections Monday 15 October All waste and recycling collections operating today as normal Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledCollectionsMonday15October445750.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_071NewtenantsfortheOldHopGardens445798.aspx New tenants for the Old Hop Gardens Earlier this month, Wealden District Council welcomed the first new tenants into its latest new build development in St Mary’s Avenue Hailsham. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_071NewtenantsfortheOldHopGardens445798.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsFriday12October445700.aspx Scheduled collections Friday 12 October We are pleased to report that all collection rounds will be operating today although some bins may be made later than usual. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsFriday12October445700.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_070GetreadyforGetOnlineWeek445549.aspx Get ready for Get Online Week In a rural area like Wealden, the internet is amazing tool which brings a world of choice and opportunities to your home Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_070GetreadyforGetOnlineWeek445549.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionMonday8October445444.aspx Scheduled collection Monday 8 October We are pleased to report that all collection rounds will be operating as normal today Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionMonday8October445444.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsFriday5October445390.aspx Scheduled collections Friday 5 October We regret that several collection rounds will not be operating their normal collections today and the following locations may be affected. If your bin has not been emptied please register the missed collection online through our website at my.wealden.gov Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsFriday5October445390.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledCollectionsforThursday4October445375.aspx Scheduled Collections for Thursday 4 October We regret that six collection rounds will not be operating their normal collections today and the following locations may be affected. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledCollectionsforThursday4October445375.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledCollectionsforWednesday3October445359.aspx Scheduled Collections for Wednesday 3 October We regret that five collection rounds will not be operating their normal collections today and one round may not get completed, the following locations may be affected. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledCollectionsforWednesday3October445359.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledCollectionsforTuesday2October445344.aspx Scheduled Collections for Tuesday 2 October We regret that three collection rounds will not be operating their normal collections today and the following locations may be affected. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledCollectionsforTuesday2October445344.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Yourviewswantedonusingelectricvehicles445357.aspx Your views wanted on using electric vehicles Wealden District Council, together with Hastings, Eastbourne, Lewes and Rother councils, is seeking your views on the need for electric vehicle charge across East Sussex. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Yourviewswantedonusingelectricvehicles445357.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_0109ScheduledCollectionsforMonday1October445326.aspx Scheduled Collections for Monday 1 October We regret that two collection rounds will not be operating their normal collections today and the following locations may be affected. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_0109ScheduledCollectionsforMonday1October445326.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsThursday27September444990.aspx Scheduled collections Friday 28 September We are pleased to report that all collection rounds are once again operating as normal today. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsThursday27September444990.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsWednesday26September444883.aspx Scheduled collections Wednesday 26 September We regret that two collection rounds will not be operating their normal collections today. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsWednesday26September444883.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Celebratingolderpeople444931.aspx Celebrating older people Older People’s Day takes place on 1 October. Each year a range of events is held across East Sussex celebrating the role older people play in our communities. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Celebratingolderpeople444931.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsTuesday25August444733.aspx Scheduled collections Tuesday 25 September We are pleased to report however that all collection rounds will be operating as normal today. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsTuesday25August444733.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_068Thankyouforyourrecycling444780.aspx Thank you for your recycling Wealden residents are being thanked for the difference they make during National Recycle Week. And every other week of the year. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_068Thankyouforyourrecycling444780.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsMonday24September444685.aspx Scheduled collections Monday 24 September We are pleased to report however that all collection rounds will be operating as normal today. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsMonday24September444685.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsFriday21September444587.aspx Scheduled collections Friday 21 September We regret that three collection rounds will not be operating their normal rounds today. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsFriday21September444587.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsThursday20thSeptember444579.aspx Scheduled collections Thursday 20th September We regret that one collection round will not be operating their normal collection round today. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsThursday20thSeptember444579.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsWednesday19September444481.aspx Scheduled collections Wednesday 19 September We are pleased to report that all collection rounds are operating as normal today. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsWednesday19September444481.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsTuesday18September444339.aspx Scheduled collections Tuesday 18 September We regret that one Garden Waste round will not be operating its normal collection today. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsTuesday18September444339.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_FreeElectricBlanketTestingsessions444386.aspx Free Electric Blanket Testing sessions Free Electric Blanket Testing sessions are taking place in September and October. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_FreeElectricBlanketTestingsessions444386.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsMonday17September444244.aspx Scheduled collections Monday 17 September We are pleased to report however that all collection rounds will be operating as normal today. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsMonday17September444244.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsFriday14September444191.aspx Scheduled collections Friday 14 September A number of collection rounds will not be operating their normal rounds, and some are operating a day behind schedule. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsFriday14September444191.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Callingalllandlords444084.aspx Calling all landlords Do you rent a house that is occupied by five or more people from two or more households? Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Callingalllandlords444084.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsThursday13September444142.aspx Scheduled collections Thursday 13 September We regret that some collection rounds will not be operating their normal collection today and others may be a day behind schedule. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsThursday13September444142.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsWednesday12September443982.aspx Scheduled collections Wednesday 12 September We regret that some Garden Waste collection rounds will not be operating their normal collection round today as a result of staff shortages. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsWednesday12September443982.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ThebestofWealdenfoodanddrink444030.aspx The best of Wealden food and drink Between 22 September and 7 October, markets in Wealden will be decorated with Union Jack bunting and posters. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ThebestofWealdenfoodanddrink444030.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledCollectionsTuesday11September443881.aspx Scheduled Collections Tuesday 11 September We regret that some garden waste collection rounds will not be operating their normal collection round today which will affect some locations. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledCollectionsTuesday11September443881.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_066Letusbuild214newcouncilhomes443928.aspx Let us build 214 new council homes Wealden District Council is calling on the Government to increase the amount of money it can borrow so it can build an additional 214 council houses. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_066Letusbuild214newcouncilhomes443928.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_MorethanJustaFuneral443489.aspx More than Just a Funeral Find out more about the facilities that will be offered by Wealden’s new Crematorium at the More Than Just A Funeral exhibition. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_MorethanJustaFuneral443489.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsMonday10September443788.aspx Scheduled collections Monday 10 September As a result of staff shortages at Kier, one garden waste collection is not being taking place today as scheduled. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsMonday10September443788.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_BirlingGapStepsnowopen30August442855.aspx Birling Gap Steps now open Birling Gap Steps, providing access to Birling Gap beach, have now been reopened. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_BirlingGapStepsnowopen30August442855.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsFriday7September443685.aspx Scheduled collections Friday 7 September We regret that one Garden Waste collection round is operating a day behind its normal schedule. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsFriday7September443685.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_065Onthelookoutforillegalwastecarriers443734.aspx On the lookout for illegal waste carriers Spot checks on Wealden’s roads have resulted in one waste carrier left with no vehicle to drive home. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_065Onthelookoutforillegalwastecarriers443734.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsThursday6September443636.aspx Scheduled collections Thursday 6 September Two rounds will not be operating their normal collections today. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsThursday6September443636.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsWednesday5September443295.aspx Scheduled collections Wednesday 5 September Two rounds will not be operating their normal collection today due to staff shortages. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsWednesday5September443295.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_064WealdenCommunityGrantsgetacapitalboost443343.aspx Wealden Community Grants get a capital boost The amount available for a project through Wealden’s capital grant scheme has been increased to £15,000. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_064WealdenCommunityGrantsgetacapitalboost443343.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsTuesday4September443193.aspx Scheduled collections Tuesday 4 September We regret that one round is not operating today and two are operating a day behind schedule. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsTuesday4September443193.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsMonday3September443046.aspx Scheduled collections Monday 3 September We regret that several collection rounds will not be operating their normal service today. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsMonday3September443046.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_CelebratingtheroleoftheMerchantNavy443139.aspx Celebrating the role of the Merchant Navy To highlight the importance of seafaring to the nation, Wealden District Council is flying the Red Ensign on Merchant Navy Day 3 September. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_CelebratingtheroleoftheMerchantNavy443139.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Scheduledwastecollections31August442950.aspx Scheduled waste collections 31 August A number of collection rounds will not be operating their normal collection round today. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Scheduledwastecollections31August442950.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_060FamilyfunatWalshesPark441361.aspx Family fun at Walshes Park The official opening of Wealden’s new open access countryside area, Walshes Park in Crowborough, is taking place on Saturday 1 September. Our Family Fun Day starts at 12:30pm. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_060FamilyfunatWalshesPark441361.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsThursday30August442902.aspx Scheduled collections Thursday 30 August Driver shortages this morning mean that four collection rounds will not be operating as normal Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsThursday30August442902.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsThursday30August442903.aspx Scheduled collections Thursday 30 August Driver shortages this morning mean that four collection rounds will not be operating as normal Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsThursday30August442903.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsWednesday29August442515.aspx Scheduled collections Wednesday 29 August We are pleased to report that all crews are operating collections as normal today Wednesday 29 August. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsWednesday29August442515.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_063Bestreetwiseandgetlearning442654.aspx Be streetwise and get learning How useful are your English and Maths skills? Do you need more confidence to achieve your personal goals? Or perhaps you fancy exploring your creative side? Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_063Bestreetwiseandgetlearning442654.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Helpwithstartingyourownbusiness442755.aspx Help with starting your own business Edeal - Eastbourne & District Enterprise Agency Ltd- working with Wealden District Council, is holding a series of free business start-up workshops in Heathfield, Uckfield and Crowborough. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Helpwithstartingyourownbusiness442755.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsTuesday28August442421.aspx Scheduled collections Tuesday 28 August All waste and recycling crews are operating as normal today Tuesday 28 August. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsTuesday28August442421.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledCollectionsforFriday24August442365.aspx Scheduled Collections for Friday 24 August We regret that one collection round will not be operating today and the following locations will be affected: Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledCollectionsforFriday24August442365.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsforThursday23August442258.aspx Scheduled collections for Thursday 23 August All collection rounds are operating today although, some collections may be later in the day than normal while we catch up with previous missed collections. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsforThursday23August442258.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Yourbusmatters442312.aspx Your bus matters Friday 31 August is the time to have your say about bus services in Wealden Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Yourbusmatters442312.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_062Electionsarecoming441916.aspx Elections are coming Elections will be held next year for a new District Council as well as parish councils. But will you be able to vote? Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_062Electionsarecoming441916.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_SheduledrecyclingcollectionsWednesday22August442108.aspx Scheduled recycling collections Wednesday 22 August We regret that one recycling collection round will not be operating today but we expect all outstanding collections will be caught up by the end of Saturday. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_SheduledrecyclingcollectionsWednesday22August442108.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsTuesday21August441823.aspx Scheduled collections Tuesday 21 August We regret that two collection rounds will not be operating today due to driver shortage and a broken-down vehicle. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsTuesday21August441823.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsMonday20August441725.aspx Scheduled collections Monday 20 August One collection round today is not being operated. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsMonday20August441725.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsFriday17August441567.aspx Scheduled collections Friday 17 August We regret that a number of collection rounds are not operating today and some others will be collected later than usual. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsFriday17August441567.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_061ChairmanpopsintotheMemoryCafe441668.aspx Chairman pops in to the Memory Cafe As Wealden’s Dementia Action Alliance continues to grow, the Chairman of Wealden District Council, Councillor Chris Hardy, paid a visit to the Polegate Memory Café Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_061ChairmanpopsintotheMemoryCafe441668.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsThursday16August441461.aspx Scheduled collections Thursday 16 August We regret that some collection rounds will either not be collected today or will be collected later than usual. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsThursday16August441461.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsWednesday15August441125.aspx Scheduled collections Wednesday 15 August Due to a continuing driver shortage, we regret that some collection rounds will either not be collected today or will be collected later than usual by our waste contractor, Kier. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsWednesday15August441125.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ReachingoutinWealden441313.aspx Reaching out in Wealden Universal Credit job coaches are now providing outreach services in Wealden. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ReachingoutinWealden441313.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_051GetactivethisAugust438901.aspx Get active this August Wealden’s summer of fun is coming to an end. Our last activity day is at Uckfield on Wednesday 15 August. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_051GetactivethisAugust438901.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsTuesday14August440838.aspx Scheduled collections Tuesday 14 August Due to driver shortages, one recycling collection round will not be operating today. We hope it will be collected by the end of Saturday. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledcollectionsTuesday14August440838.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ApprenticeshipsatWealden440979.aspx Apprenticeships at Wealden Interested in a career in Local Government? We have six apprentice places available to help you acquire business skills and public sector experience. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ApprenticeshipsatWealden440979.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledCollectionsMonday13August440734.aspx Scheduled Collections Monday 13 August We regret that several collection rounds will not be operating today’s scheduled collections due to driver shortages. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_ScheduledCollectionsMonday13August440734.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Scheduledcollections10August440582.aspx Scheduled collections 10 August One garden waste round will not be operating today due to a driver shortage. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Scheduledcollections10August440582.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_BirlingGapStepsclosed440630.aspx Birling Gap Steps closed Following an inspection of the cliffs at Birling Gap this morning (10 August), a joint decision has been made by Wealden District Council and the National Trust to close the Steps giving access to the beach. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_BirlingGapStepsclosed440630.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_059YourrepresentationsabouttheLocalPlan440680.aspx Your representations about the Local Plan You have the opportunity to say whether Wealden District Council’s Proposed Local Plan has been correctly drawn up and is sound, based on the evidence. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_059YourrepresentationsabouttheLocalPlan440680.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_WasteandRecyclingcollectionsupdate8August440367.aspx Waste and Recycling collections update 8 August Some recycling and garden waste collections scheduled for today may be later than usual Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_WasteandRecyclingcollectionsupdate8August440367.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_058Yourviewsonhelpwithcounciltax440428.aspx Your views on help with council tax Wealden District Council, alongside neighbouring East Sussex authorities, is consulting about options to change the current Council Tax Reduction Scheme. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_058Yourviewsonhelpwithcounciltax440428.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_BirlingGapstepsnowopen440294.aspx Birling Gap steps now open Following this morning’s safety inspection, we are now able to open the steps at Birling Gap this afternoon (Tuesday 7 August). Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_BirlingGapstepsnowopen440294.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_AccesstoBirlingGapTuesday7August440095.aspx Access to Birling Gap Tuesday 7 August Birling Gaps Steps will continue to be closed on the morning on Tuesday 7 August while a further assessment is carried out Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_AccesstoBirlingGapTuesday7August440095.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_057NextstepsfortheredevelopmentofPineGrove439939.aspx Next steps for the redevelopment of Pine Grove Wealden District Council and East Sussex County Council have completed the sale of the Mead House and car park site in Crowborough. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_057NextstepsfortheredevelopmentofPineGrove439939.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_056Harnessingtheopportunitiesprovidedbygreenenergy439615.aspx Harnessing the opportunities provided by green energy Wealden District Council is looking at ways to invest in low carbon and renewable energy for the benefit of council tax payers. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_056Harnessingtheopportunitiesprovidedbygreenenergy439615.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Amissedrecyclinground30July439669.aspx A missed recycling round 30 July We regret that a recycling collection round was unable to operate on Monday 30 July. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Amissedrecyclinground30July439669.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Keepingcool439456.aspx Keeping cool The hot weather is back. Here’s some helpful tips to keep cool - and don’t forget to check that friends, relatives and neighbours who may be less able to look after themselves are alright: Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Keepingcool439456.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_055Recoveryplantogetwasteandrecyclingcollectionsbackontrack439409.aspx Recovery plan to get waste and recycling collections back on track A recovery plan has been agreed with Kier, Wealden District Council’s waste collection contactor, which should see collections return to regular schedules over the next week. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_055Recoveryplantogetwasteandrecyclingcollectionsbackontrack439409.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_054TrevorScottappointedChiefExecutive439255.aspx Trevor Scott appointed Chief Executive On Wednesday 18 July, Wealden’s Full Council appointed Trevor Scott, the Council’s Director of Governance and Corporate Services as its new Chief Executive. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_054TrevorScottappointedChiefExecutive439255.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_WastecollectionupdateWednesday18July439051.aspx Waste collection update Wednesday 18 July All collection rounds are operating as scheduled today although the times of collections may be different to normal. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_WastecollectionupdateWednesday18July439051.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_052Newdevelopmentswinheritageawards439100.aspx New developments win heritage awards Two major housing developments in Wealden have triumphed in this year’s Sussex Heritage Trust Awards. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_052Newdevelopmentswinheritageawards439100.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_WastecollectionupdateTuesday17July438854.aspx Waste collection update Tuesday 17 July All collection rounds are expected to be operating today although the times of collections may be different to normal. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_WastecollectionupdateTuesday17July438854.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_DisruptiontowastecollectionsMonday16July438805.aspx Disruption to waste collections Monday 16 July We regret that one collection round will not be operating today as scheduled, due to staff shortages. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_DisruptiontowastecollectionsMonday16July438805.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_DisruptiontowasteandrecyclingcollectionsFriday13July438757.aspx Disruption to waste and recycling collections Friday 13 July Unfortunately several rounds will not be operating today’s scheduled collections. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_DisruptiontowasteandrecyclingcollectionsFriday13July438757.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Temporarycontractorbroughtintoclearcommunityrecyclingsites438554.aspx Temporary contractor brought in to clear community recycling sites Wealden District Council has brought in a temporary contractor to clear a number of recycling Bring Sites in the community this week. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Temporarycontractorbroughtintoclearcommunityrecyclingsites438554.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_WasteandRecyclingcollectionsThursday12July438654.aspx Waste and Recycling collections Thursday 12 July One round not operating today due staff shortages. In addition 4 other rounds are now working a day behind schedule so will not be collected according to schedule. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_WasteandRecyclingcollectionsThursday12July438654.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_RefuseandRecyclingcollectionsWednesday11July438124.aspx Refuse and Recycling collections Wednesday 11 July Wealden District Council and Kier apologise for the continued disruption due to driver shortages and vehicle breakdowns. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_RefuseandRecyclingcollectionsWednesday11July438124.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_UckfieldByelectionThursday12July438338.aspx Uckfield By election Thursday 12 July Polling Stations for the Uckfield North Town Council By-election Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_UckfieldByelectionThursday12July438338.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_MissedRoundsTuesday10July438115.aspx Missed Rounds Tuesday 10 July We have been informed by our waste contractor Kier that four rounds are not operating today due to staff shortages. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_MissedRoundsTuesday10July438115.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_MissedroundsMonday9July438061.aspx Missed rounds Monday 9 July We have been informed by our waste contractor Kier that five rounds are not operating today due to staff shortages. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_MissedroundsMonday9July438061.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Saturdaycatch-upcollections438006.aspx Saturday catch up collections We regret we are currently experiencing a greater volume of collection issues than usual due of staff shortages because of sickness. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Saturdaycatch-upcollections438006.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Protectingtheecologyandenvironment437904.aspx Protecting the ecology and environment The Local Plan Draft Proposed Submission Document allows growth to proceed without infringing the Council’s legal duties to protect Wealden’s environment. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Protectingtheecologyandenvironment437904.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_050Protectionandgrowth437905.aspx Protection and growth The new Wealden Local Plan Draft Proposed Submission Document contains a range of environmental measures to ensure growth can proceed without causing irreversible damage to our regionally important ecology. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_050Protectionandgrowth437905.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_049MyWealdenhasturnedgolden437853.aspx MyWealden has turned golden MyWealden, the convenient online way to access Wealden District Council’s services, has reached a golden milestone. Over 50 council services are now available digitally from one login Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_049MyWealdenhasturnedgolden437853.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Staycoolsavewateranddonotforgetyourpets437729.aspx Stay cool, save water and do not forget your pets With the hot weather expected to continue got few more days yet, here’s some helpful tips to keep cool - and don’t forget to check that friends, relatives and neighbours who may be less able to look after themselves are alright: Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Staycoolsavewateranddonotforgetyourpets437729.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Disruptiontowasteandrecyclingcollections437681.aspx Disruption to waste and recycling collections Kier are again facing problems with vehicle breakdowns and staff shortages leading to some missed collections in the south of the District Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_Disruptiontowasteandrecyclingcollections437681.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_WasteServiceDisruption437655.aspx Disruption to refuse and recycling collections A combination of vehicle breakdowns and staff shortages mean that Kier have been unable to operate three collection rounds so far today, Friday 29 June 2018. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_WasteServiceDisruption437655.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_04830yearinvestmentplanfornewcouncilhomesinWealden436904.aspx 30 year investment plan for new council homes in Wealden Wealden District Council has approved a 30 year Business Plan which will invest £15 million every five years in new affordable homes between 2024 and 2048. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_04830yearinvestmentplanfornewcouncilhomesinWealden436904.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_046Committedtoenergyefficiency436793.aspx Committed to energy efficiency Wealden District Council has won the 2018 Regional Landlord of the Year award for its commitment to energy efficiency for its tenants. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_046Committedtoenergyefficiency436793.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_047Savingsthroughforwardthinkingprocurement436849.aspx Savings through forward thinking procurement Wealden District Council saved nearly three-quarters of a million pounds through its forward-thinking procurement policy. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_047Savingsthroughforwardthinkingprocurement436849.aspx?RSS=True http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_WheretovoteintheUckfieldTownCouncilbyelection436738.aspx Where to vote in the Uckfield Town Council byelection The by-election for the vacant Uckfield North seat on Uckfield Town Council takes place on Thursday 12 July. Click on the link to view the full story. http://www.wealden.gov.uk/Wealden/Council/News_and_Events/News/News_WheretovoteintheUckfieldTownCouncilbyelection436738.aspx?RSS=True