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Kick-start your healthy new year with One You East Sussex

Publish Date: 18 January 2022

Residents can visit the One You East Sussex team - and bus - on Thursday 27 and Friday 28 January, anytime between 10am – 3pm at Vicarage Lane Car Park, by Freedom Leisure, Hailsham, to find out about your local health services and information. Whether you’d like to find out more about eating well, moving...

Free courses start for Wealden and Eastbourne residents

Publish Date: 14 January 2022

From managing stress and anxiety to maths, easy-hand sewing to get ready for work, and afternoon tea baking to practical money management, Street Learning free courses return this January for Wealden and Eastbourne residents. Street Learning is a partnership project providing access to a range of free courses designed to help residents develop new skills...

Brew Monday campaign supported by Wealden District Council

Publish Date: 12 January 2022

The council is encouraging people to get together over a virtual or in person ‘cuppa’, on the day that is thought to be the most depressing day of the year. Blue Monday is rumoured to have got its name owing to the combination of post-Christmas blues, cold weather, dark nights and the arrival of the month’s...

Omicron grants available

Publish Date: 11 January 2022

Applications from businesses that are eligible for the Omicron Hospitality and Leisure Grant are now being accepted by Wealden District Council. The latest government scheme was announced on 21 December in recognition of the rise in the Omicron variant of Coronavirus and the subsequent impact it had and continues to have on those sectors.  ...

Chancellor meets Wealden council leader

Publish Date: 7 January 2022

The Chancellor was visiting various sites in Sussex on Thursday  6 January and Councillor Standley said he was pleased to have the opportunity to meet with him together with Nus Ghani, Wealden’s MP. After the meeting Councillor Standley said, “The Chancellor was keen to hear about the successes in Wealden but also the challenges. He...