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KEEPING RURAL EMPLOYEES SAFE

Wealden’s Environmental Health officers made 22 visits to care homes last year as well as seven visits to betting shops and ten inspections of petrol station forecourts, as part of a wide range of duties which include protecting employees at their place of work.

COUNTY HIGHWAY INVESTMENT HOPES

MAJOR road improvements could be on the way to two primary routes through East Sussex after they were identified as priorities by a regional transport body.

HAILSHAM AIR QUALITY

Additional air quality monitoring could take place in Hailsham after the town council backed a proposal from the former Mayor.

WEALDEN'S CLIMATE EMERGENCY

Wealden District Council has declared a climate emergency and is embarking on a series of actions where it can make a difference.

It is aiming to achieve net-zero carbon dioxide emissions by the Council and across the District by 2050 – and pursue efforts for an earlier date.

CAREERS HUB EXTENSION TO PRIMARY SCHOOL

The successful Careers Hub to be extended to East Sussex primary schools. 

Junior school pupils will soon be inspired by the world of work as the county council is named the only local authority to lead on a Government pilot.

MORE POLICE ON OUR STREETS

The Prime Minister has launched a recruitment drive to deliver 20,000 new police officers and make our streets safer.

People want to see more officers in their neighbourhoods, protecti

The unprecedented drive to deliver more frontline officers will

FINED FOR FOREST DUMPING

A Turners Hill man has been fined £1,150 and ordered to pay Wealden District Council £878.55 costs for failing to dispose of his business waste correctly.

NEW CABINET ANNOUNCED

The Prime Minister has unveiled his Cabinet for Modern Britain, appointing Ministers who will get Brexit done by 31st October and ensure our NHS, schools and police get the attention they deserve.

NEW PM TAKES OFFICE TODAY

Today, Boris Johnson will become the next Prime Minister after he was elected as the Leader of the Conservative Party yesterday.