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RURAL CRIME ACTION

Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner, Katy Bourne on yesterday's National Rural Crime Day of Action when she joined Sergeant Tom Carter and PCSOs Jackie and Chris at Stanmer Park, for one of the Force’s many planned activities across Sussex to tackle rural crime.

EAST SUSSEX FIRE UPDATE by Cllr Roy Galley

THE overall number of fires in the county is down by about 50% in the last 20 years but the Fire and Rescue Service in East Sussex still deals with 9,500 incidents per year, of which 1,132 are so-called primary fires, that is fires which cause injury or affect property.

HOP GARDENS' NEW LIFE

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

POLICING UPDATE

An update from the Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner, Katy Bourne ...

RURAL POLICING PRIORITIES

Sussex's Police and Crime Commissioner, Katy Bourne, on the county's new rural crime initiatives:

'OUTSTANDING' CHILDREN'S SERVICES

Ofsted inspectors have praised East Sussex for the experiences and progress of children in its care and care leavers, and the impact of leaders on social work practice.

NEW INITIATIVE FOR SEX CRIME VICTIMS

The Conservative Police and Crime Commissioner for Sussex, Katy Bourne, updates us on a new SOIT (Sexual Offences Investigation Trained) team for the county.

COUNTY ROUND-UP

Deputy Leader of East Sussex County Council, Cllr David Elkin, gives us an update on news from County Hall where funding remains a concern.