Condemnation of Wealden District Council

Crowborough's Councillors expressed outrage regarding Wealden District Council's decision to back a scheme to demolish their former offices in Crowborough and build apartments. Last month,...

Community Association vow to fight on

Wealden District Council have announced the preferred option for their former offices at Pine Grove is a retirement housing scheme. The proposed 80 Extra Care apartments will be...

£5 million fund to protect the Forest

Wealden District Council have approved proposals to establish a £5 million fund to allow development to resume in Crowborough and elsewhere within 7km of...

Want to buy a home locally – think again?

The National Housing Association has found that homes in Wealden are less affordable than central London. The Federation, which represents housing associations, studied house prices...
Rydon Homes 160 houses Walsh Manor Farm SANGS

Development given go-ahead

Update: Wealden's Planning Committee has today (Thursday 23rd October) approved the application to build 160 homes on land at Walsh Manor Farm. Following a meeting...

For Sale: Pine Grove

Wealden District Council say it cannot afford to delay the sale of its former offices in Crowborough any longer. The building has been on the...

Deadline for CCA to buy Pine Grove passes

The protected period giving Crowborough Community Association time to put together a bid for the former council offices expired on Wednesday (7th May). Developers now...
Crowborough Town Sign

Neighbourhood Plan

Crowborough Town Council has set aside up to £30,000 to develop a Neighbourhood Plan. A Neighbourhood Plan gives communities more power to set the priorities...

Appeal into 100 news houses at Steel Cross in Crowborough

Update (Aug 2014): Knight Developments have now appealed the decision on the grounds the development would help meet the need for local housing, the...