Monthly Archives: September 2014

Next step for Hailsham town centre scheme

Hailsham consultation2AN ambitious scheme to improve Hailsham town centre has taken another step closer to fruition after gaining approval from a senior councillor.

Cllr Carl Maynard, East Sussex County Council lead member for transport and environment, agreed the £600,000 project should progress to the detailed design stage at a meeting last week (Monday, September 15). Continue reading

Major investment agreed to boost school improvement

ADDITIONAL investment will help boost an improvement programme for schools across the county.

In a bid to address concerns raised during a recent Ofsted Inspection, a budget of £800,000 has been identified to accelerate East Sussex County Council’s Excellence for All strategy which aims to ensure all children are taught in a school rated good or outstanding by Ofsted and reach their full potential. Watch our video with Cllr Nick Bennett, lead member for learning and school effectiveness.

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