Councillor opposes change to development boundary for Crowborough

Today Councillors approved the Local Plan setting-out future of development in the Wealden District in the period up to 2028. However Crowborough Councillor Greg Rose, spoke-out...
Photo School Lane Crowborough

16 new houses on School Lane

Update:  Crowborough Town Council have proposed the development should be named 'Horwich Close' to mark the 25 year anniversary of the twinning.  Horwich already...

Community Centre seek Judicial Review

Crowborough Community Association has hired a legal team to fight Wealden District Council’s decision to allow 68 houses and flats to be built on...

Housing on Blackness Road refused

Update: At yesterday's Planning Committee (14th December), Councillors decided unanimously to refuse the application for eight additional houses on Blackness Road on highways grounds. Wealden District Councillors...

Affordable housing shakeup in Wealden

More people could soon be eligible for affordable housing in Wealden, after Council leaders agreed plans for a major policy shake-up.
Extra Care development at Harecombe Manor on Southview Road in Crowborough

Councillors delay making a decision over Harecombe Manor redevelopment

Councillors to decide whether to grant permission to demolish Harecombe Manor in Crowborough and allow the construction of a purpose built care home.

Steel Cross housing development gets the go-ahead

Update: Wealden District Council are seeking an order to overturn the Planning Inspector's decision.  It is the first step towards seeking a Judicial Review. Ann...

Crowborough housing schemes approved

A pair of controversial proposals for housing in Crowborough have been given the go ahead by Wealden planners.

Council house rents will go up by 3.7% in Wealden

Rents will go up by an average of £3.46 for tenants of Wealden District Council next year, with average rents increasing from £90.09 to...

Government cash to boost housebuilding in East Sussex

Wealden will have to wait until the summer to find-out if its has been successful in receiving a share of the £2.3 billion Government...