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Office Opening Times

The Parish Council office is now closed for the summer break. It will re-open on Monday 21 August 2017 at 9am. If there is an emergency please contact the Chairman at: devedaredman@gmail.com   Continue Reading

Parish Council News – August 2017

I am sad to have to report that in July a noticeboard drawing pin was stuck to the inside of the baby seat in the Five Ashes play area, sticking inwards to deliberately harm a toddler placed in the swing. I would like to thank the member of the public who alerted everyone to this… Continue Reading

Parents urged to sign up for free childcare

East Sussex County Council will introduce the new free childcare scheme in September 2017 and is reminding parents that they must have arrangements in place before the end of the summer holidays. Almost 70 per cent of childcare providers in the county have already agreed to offer the additional hours to three to four-year-olds, with… Continue Reading

Wealden District Council’s free Summer Activity Days

Activities include sports taster sessions, arts and crafts, team games, and tasty fun cooking with the Community Chef as we highlight the benefits of regular physical activity. This year’s events are: Wednesday 2 August    10 am – 2pm    Goldsmiths Recreation Ground, Crowborough Friday 4 August             10 am – 2pm… Continue Reading

Pre-application information on alternative telephone masts

Further to the Parish Council meeting on Monday 10 July 2017, Harlequin informed they had already considered certain sites when, as part of their consultation requirements, they contacted the Parish Council and Mayfield Girl’s School for initial pre-application comments on their proposal which was received on 20 December 2016 with a request for comments within… Continue Reading