Wealden's ever-vigilant MP, Nus Ghani, sought assurances from Openreach, with regards to their plan to start upgrades to full-fibre broadband in Hailsham, Horsebridge, Lower Dicker, Upper Dicker and Forest Row, within the next months.
The findings of the Hailsham Aspires consultation point the way ahead for a future-looking, modern market town which respects its existing heritage. Residents and visitors would like to see more green and open spaces in the heart of the town, restaurants, a public space for cultural activities a
Community projects in Wealden have received an extra £5,000 boost this year; this has increased the total amount shared by Capital projects through the Wealden Community Grants Scheme to £55,000. Small projects shared a total of £20,000.
Nus Ghani has welcomed the confirmation that secondary schools in East Sussex are guaranteed at least £5,000 in per pupil funding, and every primary school at least £3,750 per pupil, thanks to new legislation introduced by the Conservative Government.