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Working together to tackle those who target the vulnerable

Cllr Bill BentleyORGANISED crime, modern slavery, scams and fraud were on the agenda as partners from across East Sussex came together for a conference on community safety.

The Safer People Safer Places event was a chance for members of the multi-agency East Sussex Safer Communities Partnership to come together and discuss their strategy for protecting the vulnerable. Continue reading

Green light for community libraries plans

PLANS to reopen five recently closed libraries as community-run facilities have been given the go-ahead.

Libraries at Ore, Pevensey Bay, Polegate and Willingdon will open as community libraries following a decision today (Thursday, June 21 2018) by Cllr David Elkin, East Sussex County Council lead member for resources. Continue reading