Hailsham & Hellingly Branch

Hailsham

Branch President - Cllr Nigel Coltman

Branch Chairman - Cllr Richard Grocock Tel 01323 842931   

The Hailsham Conservative Group meet on a monthly basis. The purpose of the group is to raise funds for campaigning and promotion of the Conservative Party in the local area, however, also we represent the majority group of Councillors of Hailsham Town Council and represent all of the Wealden District Council seats for Hailsham.

If you are interested in becoming a member of the Conservative party, would like to find out more information about the Hailsham Committee, or simply have a more general question or comment for us please contact the Branch Chairman, details above.

County Councillors:

Hailsham New Town - Gerard Fox     Hailsham Market - Bob Bowdler

Hellingly - Nick Bennett

District Councillors:

Central -  Nigel Coltman

North -   Nick Collinson  

West -    Richard Grocock 

South -  Chriss Triandafyllou

 

Town Councillors

Central Ward - Nigel Coltman
 
West Ward - Richard Grocock            

South Amanda O'Rawe                           

Magham Down - Chris Bryant

North West - Kevin Balsdon  and Ben Granville
 

              

People

Cllr Nick Bennett

East Sussex County Councillor for Arlington, East Hoathly and Hellingly, Nick is Lead Member for Transport and Environment.

Cllr Nigel Coltman

District Councillor for Hailsham Central
Town Councillor for Hailsham Hailsham Central
President of Hailsham Conservatives

Wealden district and Hailsham town councillor for Central Ward. President of Hailsham Conservatives.

Cllr Nicholas Collinson

District Councillor for Hailsham North

Wealden District Councillor for Hailsham Central & North, Nick was elected as District Councillor for Hailsham Central & North Ward in May 2011.

Cllr Chriss Triandafyllou

District Councillor for Hailsham South

Wealden District Councillor for Hailsham South, Cllr Chriss Triandafyllou is a member of the following committees:

Audit and Finance Committee
Joint Planning Committee North and South
Planning Committee South

Cllr Richard Grocock

District Councillor for Hailsham West
Town Councillor for Hailsham West
Officer of Wealden Conservatives
Chairman of Hailsham Conservatives

Wealden District Council member for Hailsham South & West, Chairman of Hailsham Conservatives and Wealden Conservative Association Officer.

Cllr Amanda O'Rawe

Town Councillor for Hailsham South

Amanda O'Rawe is a Hailsham Town Councillor representing Hailsham South Ward. Amanda has lived in Hailsham for over five years, been a Town Councillor for and had the honour of being Deputy Mayor for almost a year.

Cllr Gerard Fox

East Sussex County Councillor for Hailsham New Town, Cllr Gerard Fox has lived in Wealden from childhood, attending local schools before studying Economics and Politics at Bristol. He has worked in both large and small businesses, and today runs a small farm with his wife. 

Cllr Chris Bryant

Hailsham Town Councillor for Magham Down

Chris has lived in and around Hailsham all his life. He is working to make his home town a more enjoyable and prosperous place to live as your representative on the Town Council. 

Cllr Ben Granville

Hailsham Town Councillor for North-West Ward

Ben owns a carpet and flooring company serving the southeast. He is a father of two, with another baby due in July. “I am passionate about the area and love where we live”, he says. “I feel it has so much to offer young families and older residents alike. 

News

HEALTH COACHES COME TO HAILSHAM

An innovative health coaching scheme, which started in 2017 at the Herstmonceux Integrative Health Centre, has been expanded to Hailsham.

WEALDEN'S NEIGHBOURHOOD PREVENTION

What keeps you awake at night? Do you have concerns about anti-social behaviour in your neighbourhood, or is burglary and car crime a particular issue where you live? 

MP WELCOMES BUSINESSES TO HCC

Nus Ghani, Member of Parliament for Wealden, welcomed universities, apprenticeship providers, local businesses, the emergency services, and armed forces to Hailsham Community College as part of a careers fair attended by local schools.

HOP GARDENS' NEW LIFE

The first new tenants have been welcomed into Wealden's latest new-build development in St Mary’s Avenue Hailsham.

BHF's VITAL WORK IN WEALDEN

Nus Ghani, the Wealden MP, recently met with representatives from the British Heart Foundation to discuss their work both nationally and in Wealden.

GET ONLINE WEEK

Get ready for Get Online Week - and surprise yourself .... In a rural area like Wealden, the internet is amazing tool which brings a world of choice and opportunities to your home.

WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY IN OUR SCHOOLS

Young people in East Sussex are being urged to spread the word about positive mental health – buoyed by a royal visit highlighting the issue.

MP BACKS LOCAL BUSINESSES

Nus Ghani, the MP for Wealden, visited Chapter 12 Bar and Kitchen in Hailsham, to show her support for local businesses and to help promote their new menu.

NOMINATION FOR HAILSHAM HIGH STREET

Hailsham High Street has been nominated for the Great British High Street Awards by Hailsham Town Council, entering into the “Rising Star” category.

Wealden MP Nus Ghani has welcomed the nomination, as part of her campaign to support Wealden’s high streets.

NATIONAL AIRING FOR OUR YOUTH ISSUES

Young people in East Sussex are making their voice heard after their issues were chosen as top priorities by a national youth body – and could feature in a Westminster debate.