Selby Meadow activists have received handsome praise for their work which has turned a derelict piece of land in Newtown, Uckfield, into a tranquil, wildlife haven.
Individual residents rather than ‘head of household’ will be responsible for registering to vote in Wealden and across the country in the future. During the summer letters are to go out to each person telling them about the biggest change to the electoral registration system in nearly 100 years. Wealden’s electoral registration officer will write [...]
CCTV cameras in Uckfield remain a “deterrent”, town councillors have been assured.
Safety in Action, a scheme run in Wealden to teach ten and 11-year-olds about risk, has won an award from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA). Wealden Council has won Learning about Safety by Experiencing Risk (LASER) accredition for events such as this year’s Safety in Action which involved more than 1,200 [...]
The funeral of Uckfield town councillor, and 60s showgirl, Marion Rowland is due to take place at Eastbourne Crematorium on Thursday.
There’s to be a non-uniform day at Uckfield Community Technology College to help raise funds for one of the families in the college community that lost everything after a lightning strike set their home alight.
Uckfield fire-fighters rescued a 100-year-old man from a fire in a property in Fletching on Sunday night.
Free reviews of business IT and Telecoms infrastructure are being offered by Uckfield-based Knibbs Computer Services.
Saplings next to a footpath leading to the West Park nature reserve in Uckfield appear to have been deliberately poisoned.
Wealden District Council is organising a careers fair in Uckfield in November and inviting business to get involved.
I probably was not alone when I read that a Foodbank was to open in Uckfield. Surely, such a thing was not necessary in a fairly prosperous town in the south east of England.
Uckfield News Fab Food blogger Beverley Butler has drunk so much water this week that she was inspired to write about its benefits, 12 of them.
Lightning struck a house on the Manor Park Estate, Uckfield, tonight, ripping through the roof into a front bedroom causing a fire which spread to a second bedroom. Nobody was hurt.
More than 100 people have now joined The Iron House gym in Uckfield which opened at the end of April.
Lisa Hepburn, owner of The Flower Shop in Uckfield, is planning to move and expand her business within the town.
Uckfield Lions opened their new bookshop in Olives Yard, Uckfield, yesterday.
Chauffeur George Cosstick was plucked from his job in Whitesmith and posted on a battleship during World War 2. His story is told here.
Seven staff from Uckfield Fire Station have completed the Three Peaks Challenge to help raise funds for the Firefighters’ Charity.
A fatal road crash and a fire caused by the careless disposal of a barbecue were two of the calls attended by Uckfield firefighters in the last fortnight.
George Cosstick spent all of his working life – except for the war years when he was in the Royal Navy – working as a chauffeur. His son tells the story here.