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KEEPING IN TOUCH WITH LOCAL COMMUNITIES

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

As part of my ongoing engagement programme, this week, my office has held online consultations with members of the National Farmers' Union to discuss issues relating to rural crime.

WEALDEN PLANNING GOES ONLINE

Wealden District Council has successfully held its first online meeting of Planning Committee South, allowing the business of the Council to continue in spite of the extended Covid-19 social distancing restrictions.

SUPPORTING SMALL BUSINESSES

2,149 Small Businesses in Wealden receive Government Coronavirus Support

•             The Government has distributed more than £12 billion to local authorities for the small business grants scheme.

MP PRAISES SUSSEX POLICE FOR DOMESTIC ABUSE WORK

Nusrat Ghani, MP for Wealden, has praised Sussex Police for their hard work during the Coronavirus pandemic following a briefing with Sussex Police and fellow Sussex MPs, in particular with regards to domestic abuse cases.

CONCERNS OVER VILLAGE POST OFFICE

Nusrat Ghani, MP for Wealden, has been informed by Post Office Limited of the temporary closure of the Forest Row Post Office.  

COVID-19 RESPONSE - UPDATE

The Government has distributed more than £12 billion to local authorities in England, for the small business grants scheme, helping businesses to weather the coronavirus outbreak.