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 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.

Crowborough Councillor Vacancy

Crowborough Town Council has a vacancy for the Crowborough North ward.

Fire chief warns of budget pressures

As a result of budget pressures, East Sussex Fire & Rescue Service is looking at extending the amount of time it uses its vehicles before replacing them.
Ditch the Slipper Christmas Hamper

Group delivers Christmas hampers

Members of Ditch the Slippers, based in Crowborough, have been surprised to receive hampers of Christmas goodies.

Drive-in Carol Service in Crowborough

Yesterday evening saw Crowborough’s very first drive-in carol service. Hosted by All Saint’s Church, almost 100 cars – many decorated with tinsel and flashing lights – gathered in Morrisons car park.