News Articles

Supporting the work of 3VA

Publish Date: 20 May 2020

3VA has been helping the Wealden Community Hub coordinate support with more than 80 volunteer groups across the District throughout the Covid-19 crisis. It has enabled the Wealden Community Hub to assist more than 900 residents, and the Hub continues to be much in demand. “The work of 3VA has been vital to our efforts...

Wealden shared-ownership scheme for first time buyers

Publish Date: 13 May 2020

From summer 2020, the Council will have 2 two-bedroom homes at Woodpecker View, Jarvis Brook, and 3 three-bedroom homes at Woodland View, Polegate, available for shared ownership. “Shared ownership provides people on low incomes the opportunity to own part of a new home,” said Councillor Ray Cade, Wealden Cabinet member for Housing. “They may be...

Beware council tax email scam

Publish Date: 12 May 2020

The fake email appears to come from GOV.UK and says you are due a council tax reduction. It is as scam. Please do not click on the link inviting you to Claim your council tax reduction now.  Never give you credit card details or bank account information online to an unsolicited email. Or provide bank...

Wealden Community Hub

Publish Date: 7 May 2020

Wealden’s COVID-19 response in numbers

Publish Date: 6 May 2020

To demonstrate our response to the COVID-19 pandemic so far, we have produced an infographic. This includes the number of contacts into our Community Hub, which continues to help our most vulnerable residents. The statistics displayed are for the period 23 March - 30 April 2020. Coronavirus stats infographic 2303-3004 pdf web_ Since then, the...