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.

Left: Roger and his wife Polly enjoying the Pianola, c1983 and right: A grandson watching a roll.

Appeal to restore care home piano

An appeal has been launched to raise money to restore a self-playing piano, so that it can be used to entertain residents at a Crowborough care home.
Display box of Hidden Disabilities Sunflower Lanyards

Supporting residents with hidden disabilities

Support for people with hidden disabilities, such as dementia and sensory impairments, in the Wealden area. Where to get a Sunflower lanyard in Crowborugh.
Goldsmiths Recreation Ground sign entrance Eridge Road Crowborough

Your views on leisure provision in the District

Wealden residents are being invited to take part in an consultation to help Wealden District Council shape future leisure provision.

Update on Covid vaccinations in Crowborough

People in the 45-49 age group living in the Crowborough-area are being advised to go to a bigger vaccination centre when offered their Covid-19 jab.
Entrance to the Horder Centre orthopaedic hospital near Crowborough (taken July 2017)

The Horder Centre playing its part

The Horder Healthcare in Crowborough will be providing additional capacity to the NHS to help in the coronavirus battle.

Coronavirus linked to Crowborough company

It is being reported that the third Coronavirus victim in the UK caught the virus whilst in Singapore attending a business meeting organised by the Crowborough-based company Servomex.

Crowborough Covid-19 Deaths

Fourteen Crowborough people had died from Covid-19 by the end of May, according to information just published by the Office for National Statistics.

From cabin crew to Crowborough care home

The team at Woodlands care home in Crowborough have welcomed a new employee who has changed his cabin crew career due to the impact...
Crowborough Hospital Sept 17

Closure at Crowborough Hospital Extended

Today, the NHS Trust responsible for running the Minor injuries Unit at Crowborough has officially been extended.
COVID-19 Roadmap: Step 2 no sooner than 12th April

Complaints about East Sussex businesses not following Covid rules

Residents are being urged to continue to follow the rules after East Sussex Trading Standards received nearly 1,000 complaints about individuals or businesses not following Covid-19 regulations.