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NEWHAVEN LIFEBOAT LAUNCHED TO SEARCH FOR MISSING PERSON
November 24th, 2017.

Newhaven’s Severn Class lifeboat RNLB David and Elizabeth Acland and her volunteer crew were launched at 11:46am on Tuesday to search for a missing person.


The lifeboat conducted a slo...More»
PUBLIC MEETING - PLANNING APPLICATION FOR NEWHAVEN PORT EAST QUAY AGGREGATE PROCESSING PLANT
November 20th, 2017.

Brett Aggregates has submitted a planning application for the construction and use of an aggregate processing plant, aggregate bagging plant, concrete batching plant, concrete block-making plant and buildings, ...More»
FRIENDS OF TIDE MILLS NOVEMBER MEETING AND CLEAN-UP
November 20th, 2017.

Jim Skinner reports:


Eighteen members of the Friends of Tide Mills enjoyed their November meeting yesterday in very seasonally cold but dry weather, which is always welcome.
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MILESTONE REACHED ON NEWHAVEN FLOOD DEFENCE PROJECT
November 15th, 2017.

The Environment Agency has announced the completion of its work on the west bank of the River Ouse as part of a major flood-defence scheme. The works will reduce flood risk to 244 homes, 88 commercial prop...More»
A259 NOW MOVING FOLLOWING EARLIER ACCIDENT
November 15th. Update 2.40pm

Accident on A259 near Denton Corner now cleared. Traffic now flowing in both directions between Newhaven and Seaford. Slow moving traffic in Newhaven. Normal...More»
A WHEELIE GOOD WAY TO RECYCLE
November 15th, 2017.

Councillors at Lewes District Council joined the team delivering the new recycling wheelie bins this week. Deliveries of 40,000 wheelie bins started last month in East Saltdean, Peacehaven and Telscombe and wil...More»
CO-OP SUPPORT FOR CTLA
November 14th, 2017.

CTLA Community Transport, the last remaining accessible transport charity covering the Lewes District, has been chosen as one of the charities to be supported by the Co-op Community Fund for 2018.

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TWINKLE TOES RAISE FUNDS FOR TRANSPORT
November 10th, 2017.

A charity tea-dance, held last month, raised £500 which was split between the Hillcrest Community Centre, Newhaven, where the dance took place, and CTLA Community Transport, the local transport charity th...More»
NEWLANDS SCHOOL SITE - UPDATE
November 10th, 2017.

Outline Consent for the construction of 183 new dwellings on the Newlands School site was granted by Lewes District Council’s Planning Applications Committee on the 6th of September 2017.

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GREEN LIGHT FOR MARTELLO TOILETS REBUILD
November 10th, 2017.

Seaford Town Councillors have recently agreed to spend up to £280,000 on new seafront toilets and an additional concession at the Martello end of Seaford seafront.


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CONCERNS ABOUT INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT PROPOSAL FOR NEWHAVEN'S EAST BEACH
November 10th, 2017.

Newly formed group Newhaven Community Action is asking local people to object to a proposed new concrete and aggregates plant.


“The promise for Newhaven regeneration on this site was c...More»
NEWHAVEN VET CHARITY SHOP NEEDS CLOTHING DONATIONS
November 7th, 2017.

Staff and volunteers at Newhaven PDSA shop are urging local people to clear out their wardrobes and donate any unwanted clothes to help raise funds to care for sick and injured pets.


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SEAFORD CHRISTMAS MAGIC
November 6th, 2017.

Get ready to welcome the festive season in style as Seaford celebrates Christmas 2017 with live entertainment, a lantern parade, market stalls, fresh food and an all-day funfair on Saturday the 2nd of December f...More»
SEAFORD BEACH CLEAN SUCCESS
November 6th, 2017.

The half term week saw three beach cleaning events clear the waste that Storm Brian had left on the beaches in Seaford. The events were organized as part of the Surfers Against Sewage initiative.

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NEWHAVEN LIFEBOAT LAUNCHED TO FISHING VESSEL ON FIRE
November 5th, 2017.

Newhaven’s Severn Class lifeboat RNLB David and Elizabeth Acland and her volunteer crew were launched at 2:20am on the 31st of October to a fire on a disused fishing vessel to the north of the lifeboat sta...More»