Did You Know? Wealden’s Home Energy Efficiency Officer

Wealden District Council has a Home Energy Efficiency officer, who will offer advice on any concerns you have with Fuel Bills, energy advice and information on new Government ininatives such as the Green Deal and the new Renewable Heat incentive. He can be contacted on 01323 443313 at Wealden District Council offices Wed-Fri. Please contact [...]

Halland speed camera earns £200,000 in 12 months

Speed Camera

A Halland speed camera has earned a staggering £200,000 in the space of just one year. The camera, situated on the A22 Eastbourne Road, caught around 9 speeding motorists a day in 2010 – officially making it Sussex’s most ruthless speed camera. That figure represents a 1,700 rise on the figure recorded for the camera [...]

Police warning after increase in deer poachers in Wealden area

Sussex Police have issued a warning after a dramatic rise in the number of poaching incidents across the Wealden area. Local residents have been urged to report any illegal poaching in the district by calling 0845 6070999. Poaching tends to take place in remote locations during the dead of night, and PC Ted Anderson has [...]

Golden Boot initiative proves a success

Towns and villages across the Wealden district are displaying their golden boot with pride as part of an initiative put together by Wealden District Council. The scheme sees local communities organise a series of walks that are designed to further understanding of local countryside and landmarks. Community cabinet member Cllr Pam Doodes believes the Golden [...]

An Evening of Motown at Halland Forge

Motown.jpg (22 KB) Halland Forge presents An Evening of Motown. Call 01825 840456 for details Venue: Halland Forge, Halland Start Date: 2011-01-29 End Date: 2011-01-29

Wild bird surveys carried out around Uckfield


The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) has started carrying out surveys around Uckfield and the surrounding area to determine the habits of wild birds during the winter months. The charity is particularly keen to assess the extent to which birds have been affected by the impact of two severe winters in a [...]