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Update On Significant Planned Road Works On The M23

The following works are scheduled on the M23, subject to weather conditions: Monday 4 March for 2 nights Full closure between junctions 10 – 8 Northbound between 10pm to 4am. There will be a fully signed diversion route to Gatwick

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Suspicious Van Operating In Your Area

Suspicious van operating in your area? Wealden residents, over the past week we have received a number of reports relating to suspicious vans driving around in your local areas, and individuals helping themselves to metal items from people’s gardens. One

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Ionides Trust Meeting Minutes 12 February 2019

THE BASIL IONIDES MEMORIAL CENTRE Framfield Road, Buxted (Charity No 305192) Minutes 12th February 2019, Five Ash Down Village Hall 8.16pm (129th meeting) Present: Vivienne Blandford (Chair), Nick Bolton, Chris Humphrey, John Rose, Martin Hoggan, Toby Illingworth, Fiona McQuarrie, Adrian

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Wealden Police Newsletter

Increased Police patrols in rural Wealden areas: Wealden residents, we are aware of a recent increase in commercial and rural burglaries involving suspicious vehicles and activities. Police have been made aware of numerous reports involving suspicious vehicle sightings in and

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Brighton Main Line Improvement Project

The following works are scheduled on the M23, subject to weather conditions: 26 February South and Northbound full carriageway closure between 10pm and 4am This closure is to construct 1 super span and 1 gantry.  Both sides of the M23

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Local Government News February 2019

Council Tax   The County Council has approved a council Tax rise of 2.99% which is the highest level allowed without a referendum. The level of cuts in service will be reduced to £5.1m as a result of a series

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Buxted Community Hall Trust SEVENTH Annual General Meeting

Buxted Community Hall Trust SEVENTH Annual General Meeting held at The Reading Room, Buxted on Tuesday 5th February 2019 commencing at 7-30pm   Trustees present: George Claydon (Chairman)), Pauline Bonner, Chris Hitchins (Treasurer) and Eileen Claydon plus 17 members of

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DRAFT Parish Council Minutes 12 February 2019

Minutes of the meeting of the Council held in Five Ash Down Village Hall on Tuesday 12th February 2019 at 7.30p.m.   Present: Cllrs. Blandford (Chairman), Bolton, Hoggan, Humphrey, Illingworth (WDC), Johnson, McQuarrie, Marshall, Moss, Roberts, Rose and Wells. Also

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DRAFT Planning Minutes 12 February 2019

  Minutes of the Buxted Parish Council Planning Committee meeting 12th February 2019.                                                                           Present: Cllrs Rose (Chairman), Blandford, Roberts, McQuarrie and Hoggan. Also present at this meeting: Cllr Wells, Mrs C Feltham and Miss B Macklen – Clerks

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Police Update 6 February 2019

“Hello” from the Wealden Prevention Team. This is the latest edition of our Newsletter. The aim is to provide a summary of some of our pro-active engagement. Activity that is over and above the routine deployment of officers to urgent

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