People working together for the common good includes charities, fundraising & volunteering. Playing a full part in society as active and responsible person. Speific examples: Jarvis Brook & Alderbook Community Associations, Friends of Crowborough Hospital, Lions and Crowborough Foodbank. Council and government elections (not PCC in “Crime”). (Most Groups & Societies might be better categorised as “Lifestyle” or “Arts & Entertainment”).

Wealden District Council offices in Hailsham

Wealden DC agrees Council Tax Freeze

Wealden District Council has signed off its annual budget, which includes a freeze its share of Council Tax for 2021/22.
Hospital Fete Plant Stall

Crowborough Hospital Fete called off again

Crowborough Hospital Fete has again fallen victim to the Covid-19 epidemic and will not take place this year.
Volunteer at Wealden Citizens Advice

More support for voluntary organisations helping residents

Wealden District Council is increasing the support it gives this coming year to voluntary organisations to help them with the increased workload caused by Covid-19.
Fire Cadets logo

Crowborough Fire Cadets make transatlantic connection

Crowborough Fire Cadets jumped at the chance to interact with a group of young adults with disabilities in New York.
Wealden District Council offices in Hailsham

Wealden District Council propose a Council Tax freeze

Wealden District Council propose a Council Tax freeze in 2021-2020.
Polling Station at Crowborough Community Centre

Vote safely in May’s elections

The Government has announced that local elections are to go ahead in May. Voters in Crowborough will vote to elect their county councillor & the Police and Crime Commissioner.
East Sussex County Council Council Tax increase of £52.02 in 2021/22.

County’s £417 million spending plans approved

East Sussex County Council's portion of the overall Council Tax bill will increase by £52.02 in April.
assorted cotton fabric used to make scrubs

Appeal for sheets & duvets

The group of sewing volunteers in Crowborough need supplies of fabric to continue their amazing work.
selection hand creams lip balms

Saying thank you to NHS staff and carers

Fi Kelly from Crowborough is collecting snacks, drinks hand-creams and lip balms for local carers and NHS staff, as a way of saying thank you.

Crowborough Town Council cancel Sussex Day & Summer Fair

It is with sadness and regret that Crowborough Town Council has taken the difficult decision to cancel its Sussex Day and Summer Fair events scheduled for later this year.