Monthly Archives: August 2018

Events to celebrate role of older people

Older People's Day 2018 events programmeANOTHER packed programme is in prospect as events to mark this year’s Older People’s Day return to East Sussex.

Every year, to coincide with the international celebration on October 1 of the positive role older people play in improving communities and the lives of local people, activities are held across the county during September and October. Continue reading

The Active Travel Challenge comes to East Sussex

A new initiative designed to encourage more people to actively commute to work will be launched in East Sussex next month.

Sustrans, the charity making  it easier for people to walk and cycle, is collaborating  with local organisations to deliver an interactive workplace challenge, which aims to encourage as many people as possible to commute to work by walking, cycling, using public transport and lift-sharing. Continue reading

Wedding venue changes offer more choice

COUPLES celebrating their wedding at a historic venue in Lewes are being offered a new and improved service to help them celebrate their big day.

East Sussex County Council’s registration service is expanding the variety of celebratory packages people can buy in addition to their wedding ceremony at Southover Grange, in response to customer feedback. Continue reading