Ridgewood Village Hall BBQ

Ridgewood Hall BBQ

On Sunday 30th July, Ridgewood Village Hall is hosting a BBQ with live music and a dance display from 3-6pm. Families are invited to bring their own food and cook it on the BBQ! Entrance costs £4 per family and goes towards the fund for the village hall itself. For more information, call 07043538403 or [...]

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 [...]

Help find missing cat in Ridgewood

The hunt is on for a missing cat in Ridgewood. Tabs, a dark black and grey tabby cat, is short haired and extremely friendly. If you have spotted him, please call Phil or Debbie Pattinson on 01825 760014.

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 [...]

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 [...]