Round-up of business news for August

From removals to website design, and from refurbishment to fund-raising for charity it’s all been happening within Uckfield businesses during the last month. Read more in this Uckfield feature.

Free trials of business courses

Free trials are being offered of courses being run by Nutley-based Bellamy Consultancy and Coaching.Actioncoach-UK-Winner-SE

The first takes place today at the Amex Stadium and is for Action Club, there’s a seminar in Tunbridge Wells about The Secret to Building a Great Business on Wednesday, and on Thursday, August 23, ProfitClub meets at Uckfield Civic Centre.

Read more about the events in this Uckfield News story: Uckfield businesses invited to free trials of courses.

Co-operative Funeralcare raise £110 for Raystede

Fund-raisers at The Co-operative Funeralcare, Uckfield, raised about £110 through a cake stall and raffle on a scorching day in Uckfield High Street.

Read more about their efforts here: Co-operative Funeralcare team raise funds for Raystede.


Nicola White, Lily White, Jan Pink, and Rosie White at their cake stall outside The Co-operative Funeralcare.

Chiropodist/podiatrist unveils new website

Chiropodist/podiatrist Karen Bedwell has unveiled a new website which can be found at

Karen has 25 years experience in independent health care and continues to update her qualifications and knowledge. Most recently she has completed a two-year post graduate diploma in diabetes. Now she is working towards an MSc with a special interest in diabetes.

She offers day and evening appointments at her clinic in Uckfield where there is off-road parking and full disabled access.

Karen deals with all aspects of foot care including gait analytis, bio mechanical assessment and orthosis – a device placed on the body to modify or correct functional and structural characteristics of the neuromuscular system and skeletal system.


A screenshot of Karen Bedwell’s new website which was built by SJT Design Studio.


W E Clark and Son jewellers share wedding gift guide

W E Clark and Son jewellers have come up with a wedding gift guide with ideas for the bride, bridegroom, bridesmaids and flower girls, best man and ushers, and joint gifts for the newly weds.

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Need a removal service?

If you are looking for a removal service Moova comes highly recommended. Read about them in their premium listing in our Uckfield Directory.

Moova Man & Van


Refurbishment under way at The Picture House restaurant

Refurbishment began at The Picture House restaurant in Uckfield at the end of July and it is due to re-open early in September.

You can read more about what is being done in this Uckfield News story: Work begins on refurbishing Picture House Restaurant.


The Picture House restaurant, currently being refurbished.


Check out SJT Design Studio when looking for website designer

SJT Design Studio can design, build and maintain your website – or enable you to update it yourself. Check out their premium listing in our Uckfield Directory.



Amira’s Kitchen donates £214 to charity

Amira’s Kitchen donates funds to charity every time a customer orders a speciality dish from its menu and during April, May and June 1072 meals were ordered enabling £214.40 to be donated to Royal Marsden Cancer Charity and the JAAGO Foundation which enables the youth in Bangladesh to help the impoverished community.

The Grange Road restaurant continues to evolve and most recently its bar area has been revamped and new air-conditioning installed.

Read more about the changes here: Check out new bar and air-conditioning at Amira’s Kitchen in Uckfield.


More business news:

New staff join the team at SLM Toyota

Accountant’s dancing raises more than £23,000 for charity

Uckfield restaurant phases out single-use plastic

Tips for shopping in Uckfield during August

Job vacancies:

Front of House Cashier needed at Picture House

Weekend working at three Uckfield businesses

Barney’s Playbarn is recruiting weekend party hosts

See also:

Facts and figures about Uckfield people

The teenagers raising awareness of Uckfield Foodbank

Sheffield Park shares its World War 2 history

Find local organisations in our Uckfield Directory

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