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Waste collection update Friday 20 July

News date: 20 July 2018

All collection rounds are operating as scheduled today, although the times of collections may be different to normal. Some may be taking place into the evening....

Recovery plan to get waste and recycling collections back on track

Media Release date: 20 July 2018

A recovery plan has been agreed with Kier, Wealden District Council’s waste collection contactor, which should see collections return to regular schedules over the next week....

Waste Collections Update Thursday 19 July

News date: 19 July 2018

All collection rounds are operating as scheduled today although the times of collections may be different to normal....

Trevor Scott appointed Chief Executive

Media Release date: 19 July 2018

On Wednesday 18 July, Wealden’s Full Council appointed Trevor Scott, the Council’s Director of Governance and Corporate Services as its new Chief Executive....

Waste collection update Wednesday 18 July

News date: 18 July 2018

All collection rounds are operating as scheduled today although the times of collections may be different to normal....

New developments win heritage awards

Media Release date: 18 July 2018

Two major housing developments in Wealden have triumphed in this year’s Sussex Heritage Trust Awards....

Fined for dumping waste in Ashdown Forest

Media Release date: 18 July 2018

An Edenbridge man was fined £461 and ordered to pay Council costs of nearly £1,000 for a fly tipping offence in Wealden District....

Waste collection update Tuesday 17 July

News date: 17 July 2018

All collection rounds are expected to be operating today although the times of collections may be different to normal....

Get active this August

Media Release date: 17 July 2018

Wealden’s summer of fun begins again this year as the first of five of our free Wealden Activity Days gets under way in Crowborough....

Disruption to waste collections Monday 16 July

News date: 16 July 2018

We regret that one collection round will not be operating today as scheduled, due to staff shortages....

Disruption to waste and recycling collections Friday 13 July

News date: 13 July 2018

Unfortnately several rounds will not be operating today’s scheduled collections....

Temporary contractor brought in to clear community recycling sites

News date: 12 July 2018

Wealden District Council has brought in a temporary contractor to clear a number of recycling Bring Sites in the community this week....

Waste and Recycling collections Thursday 12 July

News date: 12 July 2018

One round not operating today due staff shortages. In addition 4 other rounds are now working a day behind schedule so will not be collected according to schedule....

Refuse and Recycling collections Wednesday 11 July

News date: 11 July 2018

Wealden District Council and Kier apologise for the continued disruption due to driver shortages and vehicle breakdowns....

Uckfield Byelection Thursday 12 July

News date: 11 July 2018

Polling Stations for the Uckfield North Town Council By-election...

Missed Rounds Tuesday 10 July

News date: 10 July 2018

We have been informed by our waste contractor Kier that four rounds are not operating today due to staff shortages....

Missed rounds Monday 9 July

News date: 09 July 2018

We have been informed by our waste contractor Kier that five rounds are not operating today due to staff shortages....

Saturday catch up collections

News date: 06 July 2018

We regret we are currently experiencing a greater volume of collection issues than usual due of staff shortages because of sickness....

Protecting the ecology and environment

News date: 05 July 2018

The Local Plan Draft Proposed Submission Document allows growth to proceed without infringing the Council’s legal duties to protect Wealden’s environment....

Protection and growth

Media Release date: 05 July 2018

The new Wealden Local Plan Draft Proposed Submission Document contains a range of environmental measures to ensure growth can proceed without causing irreversible damage to our regionally important ecology....

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