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    Council Tax 2019

    Good news for Polegate residents! Despite cuts of £5300 from East Sussex County Council grass cutting contribution and a reduction of £4543 in Local Council Tax Support Grant, Polegate Town Council has managed to keep the Town Council increase in council tax to only 99 pence per year on ...Read More

    Become a Dementia Friend 2019

    Could you become a Dementia Friends Champion? They are volunteer's who encourage others to make a positive difference to people living with dementia in their community. They do this by giving them information about the personal impact of dementia, and what they can do to help. Please follow this...Read More

    Meet your councillor coffee morning 19/1/19

    Dont forget the 'meet your councillor' coffee morning on Saturday 19th January 10am-12pm @ Polegate Community Centre. Pop along for tea, coffee and cakes. You might win a prize in the raffle, proceeds going to Polegate Defib Group....Read More

    Closure of Footpath adjacent to field behind Greenleaf Gardens Polegate

    Polegate Town Council have been informed by East Sussex County Council that due to saftey of the public during the construction of a new residential development behind Greenlaf Gardens, Polegate a footpath will be temporarily closed from 01/02/2019, for 6 months, or until the works are completed. Th...Read More

    Library update January 2019

    Polegate Town Council continues in its discussions with ESCC on how a new Polegate community library service could run, whilst concurrently assessing the appetite and expectations of the volunteers who have already expressed an interest in helping out and running the community library. Council is e...Read More

    How Southern Water supports vulnerable customers

    Southern Water provide a range of reduced payment options for customers in vulnerable circumstances. These include: Essentials provides a discount if water bills are over 3% of disposable household income  WaterSure caps bills when a customer has a water meter and someone in their household...Read More

    A27 Westbound on the westbound approach to Southwick Tunnel CLOSURE 25/1/19-11/2/19 8PM-6AM

    A27 Westbound Southwick Tunnel Approach VRS  A-one+ on behalf of Highways England will be carrying out the replacement of Vehicle Restraint System (safety barriers) components affected by corrosion on a like for like basis on the A27 Westbound on the westbound approach to Southwick Tunnel. In...Read More

    Beat the street workplace initiative

    Beat the Street are working to support workplaces to become more active and healthier and are holding an event in Eastbourne on the 15 January where you can:   Share ideas and meet other people who are looking to improve health and wellbeing at work Learn about the benefits of physical act...Read More

    HM revenue and customs fraud alert

      HM Revenue and Customs Alert What you need to know Action Fraud has experienced an increase in the reporting of malicious calls, voicemails, text messages or emails to members of the public purporting to be from HMRC. The fraudsters state that as a result of their non-pay...Read More

    Winners of Christmas display 2018

    The winner of best Christmas shop display went to Haine & Son in Polegate High Street. Well done to them, and to all the businesses and shops who took part in making Polegate look so festive! Congratulations to the winners of Best Dressed Christmas house in Polegate 2018. It was lovely to see so...Read More