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BookStart new baby pack available at East Sussex libraries

Free baby books available at Crowborough library

Families with children under 12 months, born during the pandemic, are being encouraged to collect free baby books from Crowborough Library.
Will Bayley MBE Paralympian Table Tennis and students at the Beacon Academy virtual Honours Evening

Paralympian joins Beacon Academy for Honours Evening

Paralympian and former pupil, Will Bayley, joined Beacon Academy as guest speaker to celebrate the achievements of students at the school’s virtual Honours Evening.
Anna Robinson Headteacher Beacon Academy Nus Ghani Wealden MP

MP congratulates Beacon Academy on £1.3million to upgrade facilities

The MP for Wealden visited Beacon Academy in Crowborough today to congratulate the school on being successful with two applications to the Government's Condition Improvement Fund.

School closures amid concerns of Covid transmission

In the Crowborough area, St Mary's, Fermor and High Hurstwood primary schools are closed to all or some year groups because of concernes about the transmission of Covid-19.
Nus Ghani MP on projector screen via WhatsApp

MP questioned by Crowborough school pupils

Nus Ghani, MP for Wealden has virtually met with Year 5 students from Ashdown Primary School in Crowborough to discuss the workings of Parliament and answer their questions on her role as an MP.

Local businesses rally to save school’s Christmas

Local businesses rally to save Crowborough primary school’s Christmas.
Janet Hogg Sussex Headteacher of the Year 2020

Former Crowborough headteacher named best in Sussex

Janet Hogg, former Head of School at Ashdown Primary in Crowborough, has been named 'Sussex Headteacher of the Year'.
Florence Fraser ballet dancer Rotherfield, East Sussex

Rotherfield girl could lose place at world-famous ballet school

A Rotherfield girl might be forced to leave The Royal Ballet School because her family are struggling to pay her fees because of the impact of coronavirus.

Free laptops for disadvantaged young people

Vulnerable and disadvantaged young people in East Sussex have been given a boost to their learning with the arrival of a shipment of over 1,000 free laptops.
Headteacher, Anna Robinson, with the school’s Senior Student Leadership Team

Beacon top-performing school for third year running

League Tables confirm Beacon Academy in Crowborough is the top-performing school in East Sussex, and one of the highest achieving schools in the country,...