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TIME RUNNING OUT TO APPLY FOR COVID-19 SUPPORT GRANTS
July 31st, 2020.

Lewes District Council is issuing a final call for local businesses to access Covid-19 support grants as next month's closure date nears, with £21.7m so far paid out.


The council has pai...More»
SEAFORD BEACH GUIDE
July 29th, 2020.

Lewes District Council has produced a beach guide to help keep visitors to Seaford seafront safe during the holiday season.


The guide has been put together in partnership with Seaford Town Counc...More»
ROTARY CLUB OF SEAFORD BOOT FAIR RETURNS
July 29th, 2020.

The popular Rotary Club of Seaford Car Boot, Craft & Produce Fair comes out of lockdown on Sunday the 9th of August on Martello Fields at Seaford.


There will be a limit of 58 stalls. Once f...More»
STOP LITTERING SEAFORD POSTER COMPETITION
July 29th, 2020.

Seaford Town Council and Plastic Free Seaford have announced the winners and runners up of the Stop Littering poster competition.


Plastic Free Seaford and Seaford Town Council asked students fro...More»
NEW YOUNG MAYOR FOR SEAFORD
July 24th, 2020.

Chanel Pritchard, previously the Deputy Young Mayor 2019-2020, took over the reins and became Seaford Young Mayor 2020-2021 in May of this year. Unfortunately, like so many things, this occurred during the Covid-19...More»
TOLPUDDLE MARTYRS FESTIVAL
July 21st, 2020.

When the annual Tolpuddle Martyrs Festival was cancelled this year members of the Seaford, Newhaven, Alfriston and Polegate branch of the Labour Party decided to give their new banner an airing anyway.
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JAMES MACCLEARY IS THE NEW LEADER OF LDC
July 20th, 2020.

Councillor James MacCleary has been elected the new Leader of Lewes District Council. He has been deputy leader since the Co-operative Alliance took control of the council in July 2019.


The el...More»
MAYOR'S OPEN GARDEN EVENT - SEAFORD'S SECRET GARDENS
July 20th, 2020

Gardening is always a challenge in Seaford with its fierce South Westerly winds and the recent hot dry spells. In past years, the Mayor’s Open Garden Trails have shown us what can be achieved in spite of our t...More»
MARINE AND COASTAL AREAS LINKED WITH BETTER HEALTH AND WELL-BEING
July 18th, 2020.

.A new study suggests that exposure to coastal environments can play a significant role in boosting human health and well-being, due to the ‘therapeutic effects’ marine and coastal landscapes have.More»
BRETT AGGREGATES NEW TERMINAL AT NEWHAVEN
July 17th, 2020.

Brett Aggregates has opened its new marine aggregates terminal at Newhaven Port with access to over 50mt of consented marine aggregate licence capacity.


The site is capable of receiving 10,000t ...More»
2020 SEAFORD TOWN FORUM PRESENTATIONS
July 14th, 2020.

Seaford Town Council has shared the presentations that would have taken place at this year’s postponed Town Forum.


Each year the Town Council facilitates an Annual Town Meeting.which is al...More»
CALL TO CELEBRATE THE BIRTH OF ENGLAND
July 14th, 2020.

Bob Peedle writes:

Sunday the 12th of July was the anniversary of the Birth of England. In the year 927AD, Athelstan, the King of the Anglo-Saxons, took control of the areas of the North of the ...More»
BATTERIES SAFETY WARNING AFTER FIRE
July 14th, 2020.

Lewes District Council residents are being urged to dispose of old batteries safely after one thrown carelessly into a recycling bin caused a fire in a recycling truck during collections in Ringmer.

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WORLDS BIGGEST MOBILE SCREEN COMING TO SEAFORD
July 13th, 2020.

A huge 100m HD LED Screen is coming to Seaford at the end of July, for Big Sky’s Drive-In Cinema. With the holidays looming and many live events cancelled, Big Sky’s pop up Drive-In is offering entertai...More»
STC COMMUNITY GRANT SCHEME 2020-2021
July `13th, 2020.

Seaford Town Council has announced that its annual Grants Scheme is now open for applications. Each year the Town Council extends the opportunity to local community groups, charities or voluntary organisations to ...More»
LDC PUTS FOCUS ON TRAINING AND JOB OPPORTUNITIES IN NEWHAVEN
June 9th, 2020.

LDC Release:

Lewes District Council has today agreed to implement a new planning guidance that will boost training and job opportunities for Newhaven residents.

The TGN (Newhaven Loc...More»
BAR AT THE BANDSTAND
July 9th, 2020.

Bar at The Bandstand is a one-day event on August the 1st on Denton Island and part of the re-orgainised Newhaven Festival, which has been chopped and changed due to the Corvid-19 situation.

A fine mix of...More»
SAUNDERS WITHDRAWS FROM LDC ALLIANCE
July 7th, 2020.

Statement from Councillor Steve Saunders:

It is with regret, that I am announcing my withdrawal from the Cooperative Alliance, currently in administration at Lewes District Council.

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FRESHFORD COTTAGE JOINS #GLADTOCARE WEEK TO CELEBRATE CARE SECTOR
July 6th, 2020.

Freshford Cottage in Seaford has announced its involvement in #GladtoCare Awareness Week - July 6th to 12th - a national awareness week dedicated to celebrating those who work in the care sector.


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AN INVITATION TO JOIN THE MAYOR OF SEAFORD’S VIRTUAL CIVIC SERVICE
July 3rd, 2020.

The Mayor of Seaford, Cllr. Rodney Reed, has issued an open invitation to join him in his unique Virtual Civic Service.


It is usual practice for Seaford Town Council to host an annu...More»
NEWHAVEN FUNDING 'A GOOD START'
July 1st, 2020.

The Deputy Leader of Lewes District Council has described a new announcement of £500,000 for Newhaven as ‘a good start’.


There is some confusion as to what the money can be used...More»
FUNDING FOR NEWHAVEN
July 1st, 2020.

Maria Caulfield release:

Maria Caulfield MP has welcomed news that the prime minister has announced additional funding of between £500,000 and £1 million to 'level up' Newhaven. The a...More»
CHARITY CREAM TEA CELEBRATION HAILED A GREAT SUCCESS
July 1st, 2020.

The Havens Community Hub, founded to help solve unmet community needs, delivered its first 'Happy Boxes', themed to celebrate National Cream Tea Day, to nearly fifty older people in the Havens Community (Saltdean to...More»