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CELEBRATING WEALDEN'S SMALL BUSINESSES

Wealden's MP Nus Ghani joined small businesses in Mayfield to celebrate Small Business Saturday. December 1st was Small Business Saturday 2018, which highlights small business success and encourages consumers to 'shop local' and support small businesses in their communities.

MAJOR AMBULANCE BOOST WELCOMED

East Sussex MPs have welcomed £12.28 million in new funding to support paramedics to get on the road faster.

ASK HER TO STAND DAY

Wealden MP Nus Ghani took part in a celebration of the centenary of women getting the vote for the first time in Westminster, by inviting a hard-working Wealden councillor up to Parliament for #AskHerToStand day.

UCKFIELD FM IN PARLIAMENT

Wealden MP Nus Ghani hosted Uckfield FM stars Mike and Christine Skinner in Parliament for lunch and a cup of tea. Uckfield FM are a community radio station serving the Uckfield and Wealden area, co-founded by Mike Skinner in 2002.

MORE TWO-WHEEL POWER ON CUCKOO TRAIL

Wealden District Council is in talks with app-based cycle rental company Countrybike about bringing new opportunities for visitors to the11-mile Cuckoo Trail

CRACKDOWN ON ILLEGAL WEALDEN 'TAXI'

Caught red-handed operating an unlicensed ‘taxi’ ... A Wealden man has been fined a total of £1,650 by Hastings Magistrates, and received six penalty points, for operating his own unlicensed ‘taxi’ service.

PUSH FOR DYSTIC FIBROSIS DRUG AVAILABILITY IN WEALDEN

Wealden MP Nus Ghani recently met with Horam resident Christina Walker at an event hosted by the Cystic Fibrosis Trust. She further called on the Government to work closely with NHS England and Vertex to make the drug Orkambi available on the NHS. 

WEALDEN DIGITAL SHORTLISTED

Wealden council’s successful Drive to Digital programme has been shortlisted for the 2019 Local Government Chronicle Awards. These annual awards recognise Councils that provide the best examples of Local Government innovation and service delivery.

HELP WITH DEMENTIA

Two new dementia initiatives are being launched in Wealden helping to improve levels of care and support.