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WEALDEN'S BOOMING TOURISM

Spending by visitors to Wealden rose by 8% last year, helping to increase the number of people working in local tourism to just over 9,000.

HOW DO WE BURN IN EAST SUSSEX?

PEOPLE across Sussex are being asked to take part in a survey by Sussex Air about how they heat their homes – and could win themselves a stock of energy-efficient wood.

101 WAITING TIMES SLASHED

A police update from the Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner, Katy Bourne OBE ...

WEALDEN SHORTLISTED FOR NATIONAL AWARD

Conservative-run Wealden District Council has once again been shortlisted for a Local Government Chronicle Award. These annual awards recognise councils that provide the best examples of Local Government innovation and service delivery.

WEALDEN'S EFFICIENCY SAVINGS

Operating efficiencies have been reported by Conservative-controlled Wealden District Council which is 17% more efficient in providing services than it was nine years ago.

ELECTION PRIORITIES

Today, new research has revealed that Jeremy Corbyn’s tax plans will mean a £2,400 bill for you and your family – the equivalent of an entire month’s pay for the average earner. Labour’s £384 billion blackhole will be paid for by hardworking people.

CYSTIC FIBROSIS DRUG NOW ON THE NHS

Nus Ghani, MP for Wealden has assiduously campaigned for lifesaving Cystic Fibrosis drugs to be made available on the NHS. Last year Nus Ghani met a Horam resident, Christina Walker at an event hosted by the Cystic Fibrosis Trust.

MP CELEBRATES WORK OF LIFEBOAT CHARITIES

Nus Ghani, MP for Wealden is due to announce the winners of a recent allocation of £1million to provide lifesaving equipment to independent lifeboat charities, whose work was celebrated at the House of Commons.