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”).

High Sheriff East Sussex photograped outside Crowborough Community Centre with staff and Board Members during her visit

High Sheriff full of praise for Crowborough volunteers

The High Sheriff of East Sussex recently visited Crowborough to see the work of three local charities – the Crowborough Community Association, Friends of...

New look Crowborough Library

Crowborough Library re-opened this morning after being temporary relocated in the run-up to Christmas to allow the refurbishment to take place. The new-look library, at...
Community First Responder Leigh Westwood

Volunteer praised for supporting ambulance crews

A volunteer in Crowborough has been given an award for his role serving refreshments to hard-working ambulance crews at the height of the Covid-19 pandemic.

The disability benefits system is ‘broken’

Citizens Advice services in East Sussex today published a report "It's Just Not Fair" on the experiences of their clients claiming Personal Independence Payments...
The Frontline Singer Britain's Got Talent

Crowborough nurse on “Britain’s Got Talent”

A nurse from Crowborough was one of the members of the "The Frontline Singers" - a choir of key workers that won a standing ovation on "Britain’s Got Talent" on Saturday evening.

Visas for Ukrainian refugees to stay in Wealden

Provisional data shows that 80 visas had been issued for refugees fleeing the war in Ukraine in order to stay with with hosts in Wealden.
Institute of Groundsmanship - Volunteer Sports Grounds Team/Individual award 2018 Crowborough Rugby Football Club

Rugby Club volunteer grounds team win award

Crowborough RFC's Friday Club won a prestigious award at the Institute of Groundsmanship industry awards last week. The annual ceremony recognises leadership, innovation and outstanding...

Bereavement Group Celebrates 10th Anniversary

The tenth anniversary of the Bereavement Group, established by Crowborough’s funeral director, Tester & Jones, was marked with the planting of a tree in the grounds of Barnsgate Manor.

Crowborough football clubs get slice of FA’s Pitch Preparation Fund

Seven local sports pitches in Wealden are to benefit from grants worth a total of £14,500 through the Pitch Preparation Fund.
Artist impression of proposed rock snake feature

Crowborough’s Rock Snake to be turned into a permanent feature

Next week Crowborough Town Council will consider whether in the long-term to hold the decorated stones from the Rock Snake in wire gabion cages.