Enforcement seems to be the word on many people’s lips in Uckfield at the moment.
The Church of the Holy Cross holds a Magic of Christmas Fair today (November 22) between 10 am to 2 pm in the Civic Centre.
The Battle of Waterloo, Magna Carta and Rugby were proposed as themes for the Uckfield Festival in 2015, when the organisation held its annual general meeting last night.
There was a collective sigh, accompanied by head-shaking, in Uckfield this week when almost immediately after workmen pulled out of town, having finished pavement improvements, a hole was opened up between the Riverside Fish Bar and The Lounge.
Soft play equipment has arrived, tables are laid out with crayons and paper, and the owners of the new Fun-Net Café in Uckfield High Street are on target to open on Saturday (November 22).
The scene has been set for the way the Uckfield town centre regeneration project will proceed both in the appointment of development partners, and in who will be consulted about proposals along the way.
Plans to move Holy Cross Primary School from the centre of Uckfield to a new site at Ridgewood Farm received support at a meeting last week, according to a report on the school website.
The committee overseeing the regeneration of Uckfield is considering changing its procurement process to ensure stakeholders and the community are involved in proposals for the revitalisation of the town centre as they are developed.
The Grove cafe and shop at Blackboys is ready for Christmas with menus planned and a Christmas market coming up on Saturday, December 6.
D J Osborne butchers in Framfield Road, Uckfield, are taking Christmas meat orders in the shop and online.
Sussex Police are aiming to meet savings of £55 million over the next five years through transforming they way they operate.
Update: Uckfield Framing Company staff are looking forward to December 12 when a programme they supported, which stars Peter Andre, is due to be aired.
UCKFIELD and District Lions Club will again be taking Santa on his annual tour of Uckfield. Dates and times of his visits are included here.
Ridgewood Post Office is to close for refurbishment next year with the internal layout changing to integrate the Post Office with the shop and make it easier for customers to move around.
Reserved matters relating to development of the Ashdown Business Park at Maresfield are set for approval today.
Comments include one about drivers jumping red lights, a car parked on new paving in Uckfield High Street and another about a confrontation in town on Friday night.
Christmas lights are due to go up in Uckfield on Monday, November 24, and lots of activities are planned for the late night shopping event on Friday, December 5.
Rail campaign group, the Uckfield-based BML2 has condemned Network Rail’s draft strategy.
An Advent calendar of beauty offers is available at The Beauty Spot salon in Uckfield during December.
Calls answered by Uckfield firefighters in the past fortnight include dealing with an ammonia leak after some ‘over-enthusiastic de-icing of a domestic fridge’.