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Tributes to Cllr Stuart Earl

Cllr Stuart EarlTRIBUTES have been paid to Cllr Stuart Earl, county council member for Bexhill West, who died in the early hours of this morning (Thursday, October 18) after a period of illness.

Becky Shaw, East Sussex County Council chief executive, said: “Since being elected as member for Bexhill West in 2013, Cllr Earl has been a hard-working and respected member of the council. Continue reading

Mental health guide for schools focus of awareness day

The Duchess of Sussex with UK Youth Cabinet member Indya Wardle and a copy of the Top Ten Tips mental health guide for schools during the visit to PeacehavenYOUNG people in East Sussex are being urged to spread the word about positive mental health – buoyed by a royal visit highlighting the issue.

To mark this year’s World Mental Health Day tomorrow (Wednesday, October 10), the East Sussex Youth Cabinet and the Download mental health participation group are promoting their Top Ten Tips guide for schools. Continue reading

Royal visit highlights work on youth mental health

Royal visit to Peacehaven of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex

THE Duke and Duchess of Sussex discussed the issue of mental health as they met young people from youth forums across East Sussex during their first joint official visit to the county.

The royal couple today (October 3 2018) visited the East Sussex County Council-managed Joff Youth Centre, in Peacehaven, where they met 50 young people gathered from youth groups around the county, including the elected Youth Cabinet. Continue reading