Local News

BE TAXI-SAFE THIS CHRISTMAS

Who’s taking you home tonight? That's the question the taxi licensing authority says we should all be asking this Christmas

SEND POSTAL VOTES EARLY

Post early if you have a postal vote is the advice from Wealden Coincil's officials. 

With the General Election on 12 December only days away, Wealden’s Electoral Services team are urging postal voters to beat the Christmas rush.

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.