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STAMP DUTY CUT REALLY HELPING

New statistics show that our cut to stamp duty a year ago has benefited over 180,000 households, helping more people to achieve the dream of home ownership.

SUSSEX SUCCESS IN EARLY INTERVENTION YOUTH FUND BID

Sussex's Police and Crime Commissioner Katy Bourne is delighted with the recent outcome of the bid to the Home Office's Early Intervention Youth Fund, securing £890,616 to help steer local young people away from crime and inject some positive youth projects back into our communities. 

VIEWS SOUGHT ON EAST SUSSEX 'CORE OFFER'

PEOPLE in East Sussex are being asked to give their views on a council’s plan for the future of services amid the continuing difficult financial climate.

EAST SUSSEX CAREERS HUB LAUNCHED

A SCHEME to improve careers guidance and support for secondary school students across East Sussex has been officially launched.

EU-JAPAN DEAL - STEPPING STONE

Ratifying the EU-Japan trade deal is the UK's first step to secure its own ambitious agreement with Japan post-Brexit, Conservative MEP Syed Kamall said today after the European Parliament's trade committee approved the deal.

REAL WAGES RISING AS JOBLESS TOTAL FALLS

New figures show that real wages are rising at their fastest pace in nearly ten years and the number of people in work is at a record high as our economy continues to grow.

MP CONGRATULATES UCKFIELD BUSINESS ON WIN

Wealden MP Nus Ghani has congratulated Maria Mann of the Beauty Spot in Uckfield on winning the Business Woman of the Year Awards at the Uckfield Business Awards 2018.

RURAL CRIME ACTION

Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner, Katy Bourne on yesterday's National Rural Crime Day of Action when she joined Sergeant Tom Carter and PCSOs Jackie and Chris at Stanmer Park, for one of the Force’s many planned activities across Sussex to tackle rural crime.

COUNTY'S OPEN DOORS TO STUDENTS

HUNDREDS of students from across East Sussex will be given a taste of the world of work as a popular scheme returns to the county.

WADHURST PARISH POLL CALLED

Following the Wadhurst Parish Meeting held on Thursday 25 October 2018, a Parish Poll has been requested. It will ask the following question:

‘Are you in favour of the redevelopment of the Commemoration Hall and Football Field as proposed by the Wadhurst Hall and Field CIO?  Yes/No.’