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SEARCH FOR EAST SUSSEX SCHOOL GOVERNORS

With vacancies for school governors in maintained schools across the county, East Sussex County Council launched 'I'm a Governor' - a major recruitment campaign, to address the shortfall.

MAJOR BOOST FOR ACTIVE TRAVEL ACROSS EAST SUSSEX

SCHEMES to encourage cycling, walking and public transport use will benefit from a major funding boost.

East Sussex County Council’s Active Access for Growth (AAfG) programme has been awarded an additional £400,000 of Government money, which will allow it to continue until March 2021.

LEWES STUDENTS AT iCAN CAREERS FAIR

A CAREERS event for students who may struggle to access mainstream events attracted more than 400 visitors, including those from Priory School in Lewes.

EXCEAT LIGHTS TO EASE PROBLEMS

TEMPORARY traffic lights are to be put in place to ease traffic problems on a key coastal route between Seaford and Eastbourne.

FINAL BEAMS FOR NEWHAVEN'S BRIDGE

THE FINAL beams for the construction of a bridge to complete the Newhaven Port Access Road will be delivered in February. Three 28 metre-long beams are due to be delivered to East Quay between Wednesday, February 5 and Friday, February 7, before work to construct the bridge deck over the Seaford

EAST SUSSEX POISED FOR INVESTMENT

COUNCIL leaders will be asked to agree extra spending worth £6.5 million when they discuss the latest budget plans next week.

FINAL CALL FOR SCHOOL PLACES

PARENTS and carers have just days left to apply for primary school places for new starters. The application process for children due to start school in September 2020 closes on Wednesday, January 15.

REDUCE THE GREAT FOOD THROW-A-WAY

RESIDENTS in East Sussex are being urged to play their part in reducing food waste this Christmas – and save themselves a few quid while they’re at it.

 

REPAIRS TO LEWES CASTLE WALL

CONTRACTORS working for East Sussex County Council will be accessing the site of a collapsed wall near Lewes Castle to carry out emergency maintenance work.