Monthly Archives: January 2018


Civil Parking Enforcement proposals dropped by Wealden Council


Tyler wins young leaders’ gold award for work with Uckfield Lions


Framfield wins primary school netball tournament


Plans for new main entrance at St Philip’s school approved


Valentine’s Day menu at Amira’s Kitchen


Skateboarding fun at Nutley Primary School


Grants available to install central heating in 40 Wealden homes


Plans for four-day festival at Nutley await outcome of licence application


Uckfield Festival sets date for classic car and bike rally


Internationally-renowned artist comes to Sheffield Park next month


Readers’ letters


Observer calls on Wealden to press on with sorting out illegal parking


New police inspector takes over in Wealden


How Uckfield children make a difference to the lives of families in Ugandan village


Overnight A26 closures for roadworks north of Uckfield


More than £1,000 donated towards replacing school roof


Uckfield has plenty of car parking spaces, says district council


Uckfield printing firm expands its range of work


Universal Credit coming to Uckfield this year


Now Community Speedwatch is to tackle errant Uckfield drivers


Exams invigilators needed by Uckfield Community Technology College


Sussex Police portion of council tax to rise by £12 a year


Job vacancies: Home Instead is recruiting CAREGivers


UCKFIELD CCTV: Talks on installation


New drivers caught using mobile phones will lose their licences


Manor Primary School turns into a battlefield


Council boss admits roadside litter is appalling


£25pa rise in Uckfield town councillors’ allowance


Shopping, crime, litter, council tax – Observer takes aim


Brighter Uckfield joins debate on by-pass litter


Removal of 20mph signage: ‘Political correctness gone mad’


Picture shows missing Bow Bells milestone and its Uckfield site


Barclays Bank to close its Uckfield branch


Kamsons Saturday job leads to full-time career for Louise


Uckfield estate agent gets ready for marathon challenge


Risk-taking on the agenda as Wealden Council launches commercial enterprises


Man arrested on suspicion of burglary and thefts from motor vehicles


W E Clark and Son gets a warm welcome in Uckfield


£100+ rise in Uckfield Band D council tax bill on the cards


Work under way on crematorium for Wealden


Health chiefs: ‘It’s not too late to have flu vaccine’


BY-PASS LITTER: ‘Disgusting, appalling, awful’


Do you know where Uckfield’s missing ‘Bow Bells’ milestone is?


Holy Cross School searches for successful ex-pupils to inspire today’s students


East Sussex Council looks to save a further £17m on its budget


CRIME: ‘Uckfield needs police officers patrolling streets’


Uckfield triathlete Jamie Bedwell has 2024 Olympics in his sights


Neva Consultants shows customers six-step journey to leasing vehicle


Police appeal for witnesses to December thefts in Framfield


Community warden idea back before Uckfield councillors


New sales executives join SLM Toyota Uckfield


Uckfield is great, says Newcomer


Disgusting amount of litter on the Uckfield bypass


Observer: ‘Ground Zero’ or shake them up to cut council tax


20mph signs removed from Uckfield High Street


Job vacancy – Maintenance caretaker needed at Uckfield Community Technology College


Upset over delayed refuse collection in Maresfield, Buxted, Framfield and Ridgewood


Carpetright is leaving Uckfield


20% off meals at Amira’s Kitchen


Two Uckfield girls to compete in prestigious cheerleading contest in Florida


New roles in Government for Wealden MP


A win for Uckfield Rugby Club against Barns Green but it wasn’t all one way


Uckfield features large in Martyn Stenning’s book about The Blue Tit


Uckfield business consultant offers free advice to start-ups


Safer Uckfield hospital car park planned


‘Bogus taxi driver’ from Maresfield fined and disqualified from driving


Firefighters release woman from car after Halland crash


Warnings shared on Facebook about Uckfield thieves


The man commemorated in the name of an Uckfield business


Plans to fell eight trees in Uckfield


Observer: You’ll be paying more council tax for poorer services


Uckfield shopping tips for January


Readers letters – We do need third access to Bellbrook Estate


Rail Minister calls meeting about poor performance on Uckfield line


Police to target Ridgewood with anti-social behaviour patrols


Options limited for bandstand/rain shelter at Victoria Pleasure Ground


Talks on Uckfield Rotary Club’s memorial idea


Hughes Way play park works still delayed


SID will help Uckfield drivers keep to speed limits


St Philip’s School can keep direct access to Victoria Pleasure Ground


Prizes awarded for best dressed houses at Christmas


London Bridge reopens after ten days of major engineering work


Spaces available in new Uckfield dance class for pre-schoolers


Stewart saves Labrador from swollen River Uck


Charitable Lions…BEM award…district review…crime…and more rail strikes


Happy New Year to you