HUNDREDS of primary school places will be created with the expansion of six schools in East Sussex.
Proposals for 623 additional school places in Eastbourne, Hastings and Ringmer were given the go ahead by the council’s lead member for Learning and School Effectiveness, Cllr Nick Bennett.
WITH temperatures falling, East Sussex County Council is urging residents to prepare for colder weather and stay warm, safe and well this winter.
If severe winter weather strikes, the county council’s priority will be to maintain social care services and to ensure people remain safe and protected. For example, if the roads are icy the Meals on Wheels service will continue to deliver to the elderly and vulnerable with the help of 4×4 vehicles. Continue reading
SHOPPERS buying for youngsters this Christmas are being urged to follow a ‘five-point plan’ to ensure their child’s toys are safe.
As the festive season gets into full-swing, children are eagerly anticipating opening their gifts from Santa, but the safety of a toy is likely to be low on the list of priorities of an excited child. Continue reading
THE start of work on a multi-million pound development to enable older people to live independently in the community was marked with an official ceremony.
The first sod was turned at the Battle Road site in Hailsham, which will provide extra care housing for older people with care and support needs. Continue reading