I regularly walk up and down Uckfield High Street but if anybody had asked me a week ago what state the pavements were in I couldn’t have answered, writes Cathy Watson.
You will probably be aware of the phrase: “knows the price of everything but the value of nothing”.
Newly laid paving slabs can now be seen outside Boots in Uckfield with just patches of work to be done on the approach to the river.
Plans for a Morrisons Local on land next to the Highlands Inn, Ridgewood, were refused by Wealden councillors today (Thursday, October 23).
It has taken just four weeks for children at Manor Primary School, Uckfield, to raise enough money to build a house for a family in Uganda.
Chailey Heritage Foundation has set up a fund-raising page at Localgiving.com.
Soft furnishings designer Sara Twynam has launched a new website. It can be seen at www.saratwynam.co.uk.
Uckfield teenager Kyle Rossi won through to the area finals of Open Mic UK after singing at the regional finals in Hove on Saturday.
Plans for an adventure park to be built at Bentley Wildfowl and Motor Museum outside Uckfield are before Wealden Council.
Hire charges for rooms at the Uckfield Civic Centre, Foresters Hall and the Victoria and West Park Pavilions are set to rise from April 1 next year.
Here we highlight a selection of comments from the Uckfield News Facebook page and from those sent direct to email@example.com.
An Uckfield resident who read Uckfield News Observer comments on Saturday about the potential for 1,000 new homes to bring gridlock to the by-pass contributes his thoughts on the town’s infrastructure here:
The remains of an earlier building have been found beneath Bridge Cottage in Uckfield as archaeologists explore the site.
Cowboy boots and Stetsons were part of the dress code when Dawson Hart Solicitors organised a charity barn dance in Uckfield on Friday night.
Four defibrillators have now been presented by Uckfield Lions by use in emergency in and around town. The latest was presented to Uckfield Rugby Club Founding Fathers on Saturday (October 18).
I cannot be the only person who feels the A22 Uckfield by-pass will be totally overwhelmed once 1,000 new homes are built at Ridgewood Farm.
BT is consulting on the removal of six public payphones in Uckfield, Horney Common, Splaynes Green, Piltdown and Buxted.
David Walliams’ Gangsta Granny proved to be a popular character when Framfield Primary School donned fancy dress at the end of Book Week yesterday.
Retired science teacher Lily Trezevant is celebrating the publication of her first book and already looking forward to more publishing success.
Evidence of bygone eras is being revealed as refurbishment of The Picture House continues in Uckfield.