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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”).

Search and Rescue volunteers test their skills on the Ashdown Forest

Update: The Conservators of the Ashdown Forest had not been told of the event in advance.  They will be contacting the Chief Constable to remind him...
Grans Opening of Artytime's new Scrapstore in Jarvis Brook on Bank Holiday Monday 6th May 2019

Opening of a Scrapstore

To mark the opening of their new Scrapstore in Jarvis Brook, Artytime are organising a Community Day on Bank Holiday Monday 6th May. The Scrapstore,...
gutters at Crowborough Scout HQ in Crowborough

Scout HQ now watertight

1st Crowborough Scout Group’s Headquarters is now watertight thanks to a grant of £6,000 from Wealden District Council. The troublesome concrete finlock guttering on the...

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...

Burial Ground Contemplation Building

Crowborough Town Council is currently looking for a contractor to build a contemplation building at their new burial ground.

East Sussex election results: Reaction from party leaders

The leaders of East Sussex County Council's main political parties give their reaction to last Thursday's election results.
Special Constable Sussex Police

Is there a special side to you?

Sussex Police is recruiting people to become special constables - one of the most interesting ways you can volunteer your time to serve your...
Swim England National Awards 2019

Swim England National Awards

Henry Russell-Ross from Beacon Swimming Club won the Youth Volunteer of the Year Award during a ceremony at Birmingham University’s Great Hall on Saturday....
NatWest Branch High Street Crowborough

NatWest branch in Crowborough to close

The NatWest Branch in Crowborough will close at the end of May as part of sweeping changes announced by RBS this morning. A total of...
Cllr Sylvia Tidy, Crowborough South and St Johns

Parents urged to sign-up now for free childcare

Working parents wanting to take advantage of the new 30 hours free childcare must have arrangements in place before the end of the summer holidays. Sylvia Tidy,...