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Health & Wellbeing

Crowborough news related to illness (physical and mental health), treatment and therapy. Local GP surgeries, pharmacies and Crowborough & Pembury Hospitals (nearest A&E) and the ambulance service plus other medical professionals in the area (osteopaths, chiropractors, podiatrists, health visitors, district nurses and midwives). High Weald Lewes Havens Clinical Commissioning Group. Local care homes. Inspections by the Care Quality Commission. Health prevention, obesity and fitness. Food hygiene. Support groups for medical conditions.

Over a third of electric blankets failed safety checks

East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service has revealed that over a third of electric blankets failed checks at a series of recent events.
SECAmb Ambulances

Ambulance service ‘requires improvement’

The Care Quality Commission has rated the ambulance service covering Sussex as "requires improvement" overall.
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Medal haul at World Cup

Fifteen competitors from Crowborough were selected as part of the All England Taekwon-Do Association team at the World Cup in Slovenia.
KSS Air Ambulance Strategy

Defibrillator-bearing drones used to reach heart attack patients

Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance have unveiled an ambitious Five-Year Strategy: 'Working Together to Save More Lives'.

New Squirrel Scout group launches in Crowborough

1st Crowborough Scouts are proud to welcome their first Squirrels of 4- and 5-year-olds to join their brand-new Drey!

Hailsham sports hub a ‘flagship project’ for entire district

Plans to build a new sports hub on the outskirts of Hailsham will proceed, after gaining the backing of Wealden council leaders.

New state-of-the-art radiotherapy machine

A cancer patient from Crowborough was the first to benefit from a new state-of-the-art radiotherapy machine at Maidstone Hospital.
Group photo official opening of the new parent and staff kitchen and rest room

£66,000 donation for a new kitchen & staff rest area at Crowborough Hospital

£66,000 donation from the Friends of Crowborough Hospital have enable a new parent and staff kitchen and rest room to be created at the Birthing Centre.

Missing person found

The 16-year old boy that went missing from Forest Row on Tuesday has now been found safe.
Missing person has been found

Missing woman found safe & well

Sussex Police issued an appeal for the missing 34-year-old this morning (16th May). Her car had been located at Gills Lap car park on Ashdown Forest.