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    Polegate Community Library Update March 2019

    Polegate Community Library group have issued a statement on their social media page Polegate Community Library Update! *Sign up as a Committee Member, Volunteer, or Fundraiser, and help us reopen this key Polegate resource!* A Management Committee has been set up, with the help of Polegate Town ...Read More

    Wealden Police Weekly Update 15/3/19

    News and appeals Op Sceptre – National Knife Crime Awareness and Action Week Operation Sceptre, originally started by the Metropolitan Police Service, is a twice-yearly run campaign that aims to tackle the danger that knife crime poses by educating those most at risk and carrying out proacti...Read More

    Planned roadworks on M23 and Brighton Mainline Improvement Project

          Update On Significant Planned Road Works On The M23 And The Brighton Main Line Improvement Project The following works are scheduled on the M23, subject to weather conditions: Monday 18 March 10pm – 4am Lane closure leading to a full carriageway closure from J8 (...Read More

    Action Fraud information on Fake TV Licensing emails

    An ongoing TV Licensing phishing campaign, first identified by the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) in September 2018, continues to be reported to Action Fraud in high numbers. Fraudsters are sending the public fake TV Licensing emails that are designed to steal their personal and financial...Read More


    Sussex Police are hiring more Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) and we want you to join us. As the key link with communities across Sussex, our PCSOs are great communicators who can provide reassurance and leadership. You’ll get a good starting salary, opportunities for progression a...Read More

    UK Power Network update re Storm Gareth 12/3/19

    Update from UK Power Networks 12/3/19 You may have also seen the ongoing forecast of high winds and rain (Storm Gareth) expected to arrive tomorrow (Wednesday 13th March), affecting parts of the South East and the East of England. Our electricity network is built to be resilient but high winds and...Read More

    Death of former Councillor Mrs Christine Berry

    The Town Council and staff are saddened to hear the news of the passing of former Councillor Mrs Christine Berry. Mrs Berry represented the Town Council from 1999 until 2015 and was an active member of the community. Cllr Mrs Margaret Piper (Deputy Mayor) said " Chris was a lovely woman who g...Read More

    Grasscutting season starts 2019

    Now that spring is nearly here its time for the grasscutting season to begin. Monday March 11th will be the first cut in Polegate, please ensure there are no obstructions on the verges. Our contractors this year are Countrymans Contractors Ltd    ...Read More

    A27 East of Lewes road improvement scheme Public Information Exhibitions

    A27 East of Lewes road improvement scheme Public Information Exhibitions Highways England has been developing the preliminary design for the A27 East of Lewes scheme since the publication of the preferred route in September 2017. We are now delighted to announce that this design stage has been com...Read More

    The importance of cervical screening

    1 in 4 miss their cervical screening appointment The local NHS is urging women to respond to their cervical screening invitation letters, and if they missed previous invites, to book an appointment at their GP practice. Two women die every day from cervical cancer in England, and locally figures ...Read More