Yearly Archives: 2022

Children invited to join the Gadgeteers’ Summer Reading Challenge

Gadgeteers text with cartoon children belowYOUNG readers in East Sussex are being encouraged to discover the science and innovation in the world around them as they take on the Summer Reading Challenge.

East Sussex libraries are calling on children aged four to 12 to read six books over the summer months as part of The Reading Agency’s Gadgeteers Summer Reading Challenge 2022.

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Major investment in roads and pavements pays off

HIGHWAYS teams are working hard to plan and repair thousands of additional metres of road and pavements across the county funded from an additional £5.8 million investment.

East Sussex County Council’s Cabinet approved additional, one-off funding at the end of 2021 to carry out additional work on top of that covered by the annual £20.4 million highways maintenance budget. Continue reading

Residents begin to reap benefits of library strategy

LibraryRESIDENTS across East Sussex are starting to enjoy the benefits of support and activities introduced as part of an updated library strategy.

The Libraries Strategy was updated at the end of last year to ensure that the growing needs of the most disadvantaged and vulnerable are met whilst new, high quality services that all residents can access and enjoy are developed and enhanced.
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