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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...

Wealden District Council promises to listen to concerns from the ‘North’

Wealden District Council promises to consult with parishes and local organisations as part of the review of the Local Plan. At the meeting on 27th...

Wealden told it must allow more houses to be built

An independent Planning Inspector has told Wealden District Council they have failed in their legal duty. The Council have been advised to withdraw the Plan and start over again.

Residents of Nevill Court welcome their MP

Sussex Housing & Care is highlighting the contribution supported housing makes to Crowborough, by welcoming Nus Ghani MP to visit homes of older people...
Red Bridge House, Redbridge Lane, Crowborough Copyright Tim Crocker Architectural Photography

One of Britain’s Best New Homes

Update: The Red Bridge House has now been shortlisted in the Structural Awards 2014 in the community/residential category. Established in 1968, the international awards by the Institute...
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Wealden councillors clash over planning reform campaign group

Yesterday Wealden councillors clashed over a motion from the Green Party Leader which called on the Council to ‘lead the creation’ of a planning reform campaign group.

Planning permission for up to 100 homes

Update: Yesterday (25th June), Councillors agreed to remove a condition limiting the number of homes to 85. Since permission was granted in August last year,...

Development at the Orchid Riding Centre

A planning application has been submitted for a major housing development at the Orchid Riding Centre in Crowborough.

Crowborough ‘could’ grow by 20% depending on the need to protect the Forest

Next month Wealden District Council will ask you for your views on a new Local Plan which will determine future growth in the district...

No Confidence in Wealden planners

In light of the Wealden Local Plan being declared "unsound", a vote of no confidence in the Portfolio Holder and Wealden District Council’s Planning Department was taken.