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Wedding Services Fraud

With the upcoming “Wedding Season”, and for those individuals who are considering making plans for next year and beyond, you should be aware of the potential risks of fraud involved.    According to ‘bridesmagazine.co.uk’, in 2017 the average wedding cost

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Smishing Fraud Alert

Smishing – the term used for SMS phishing – is an activity which enables criminals to steal victims’ money or identity, or both, as a result of a response to a text message. Smishing uses your mobile phone (either a

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ST MARY’S SUMMER CONCERT

Just a reminder that the St Mary’s Summer Concert is this coming Saturday at 7.30pm. It is a chamber choir and organ recital with a light summer theme, with our guests ‘Fine Chants’ directed by Gary Sieling. The performers are

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Microsoft Tech-Support Scammers Using Wannacry Attack To Lure Victims

Action Fraud has received the first reports of Tech-Support scammers claiming to be from Microsoft who are taking advantage of the global WannaCry ransomware attack. One victim fell for the scam after calling a ‘help’ number advertised on a pop

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Proposed Yellow Lines in Buxted

For anyone who is wondering why the proposed double yellow lines in Buxted have not yet been painted, I thought I would provide an update. Each site had to be considered and consulted individually. As a reminder, these are the

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Beat the Street – Active communities initiative

There is a giant walking and cycling initiative coming to your area this Summer called Beat the Street. Beat the Street is an innovative physical activity scheme that gets thousands of people moving by transforming the local area into a

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Antiques Roadshow – 8th June – Crawley

Please see details below regarding the filming of the Antiques Roadshow at Nymans, Crawley on Thursday 8th June: NYMANS A3 jw

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Ashdown Forest – Teddy Bears Picnic

TEDDY BEARS PICNIC – Wednesday 31st May – 2-4pm Friends of Ashdown Forest are organising a Teddy Bears Picnic on Wednesday 31st May at 2pm at the Forest Centre. We will also be launching our new Audio Explore tour.  

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Wealden Police Weekly Update

News and appeals National Rogue Trader Week Sussex Police supported last week’s national week of action with various activities. In Wealden and Lewes, officers provided awareness of rogue trading in order to protect potential victims and considerable work was carried

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Launch of MyWealden

Please see below is a press release from Wealden District Council regarding the launch of ‘My Wealden’:  Wealden makes online services better, quicker, simpler On May 17, Wealden District Council is revolutionising the way that its residents can access its

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