Local News

PURGE ON WEALDEN FLY-TIPPING

Spot checks on Wealden’s roads this summer have resulted in one waste carrier left with no vehicle to drive home.

Last month’s combined operation by Sussex Police and Wealden District Council’s Street Scene Team found the driver had no insurance or Waste Carrier’s Licence.

BE STREETWISE - GET LEARNING!

How useful are your English and Maths skills? Do you need more confidence to achieve your personal goals? Or perhaps you fancy exploring your creative side?

SCHOOL MUSIC SAVED

Much-valued music lessons for young people across East Sussex will continue after alternative savings were identified.

ARLINGTON G&Ts

Wealden MP Nus Ghani joined the Friends of St Pancras Arlington last week to raise money for St Pancras Church in Arlington.

MP CELEBRATES WOMEN'S SUFFERAGE

Nus Ghani, the MP for Wealden, joined Hartfield and Wealden locals at the Hartfield Village Fete to celebrate a centenary of women's sufferage.

NOMINATION FOR HAILSHAM HIGH STREET

Hailsham High Street has been nominated for the Great British High Street Awards by Hailsham Town Council, entering into the “Rising Star” category.

Wealden MP Nus Ghani has welcomed the nomination, as part of her campaign to support Wealden’s high streets.

NATIONAL AIRING FOR OUR YOUTH ISSUES

Young people in East Sussex are making their voice heard after their issues were chosen as top priorities by a national youth body – and could feature in a Westminster debate.

WEALDEN ROAD'S NEW LIFE

A MAIN road between Polegate and Hailsham will be getting a new lease of life as part of a programme of repairs.

SUSSEX POLICING NUMBERS

Neighbourhood policing capacity in Sussex was called into question last weekend after the Sunday Times quoted official workforce figures which appeared to show Sussex Police had the lowest number of neighbourhood police officers per head of population in the country, writes Katy Bourne the Sussex

DON'T MISS THE VOTE

Elections will be held next year for a new District Council as well as parish and town councils. Don't miss your chance to vote?