Month: March 2020

Action Fraud Have Received Reports of Covid19 Related Scams

What scams are we seeing? The majority of reports are related to online shopping scams where people have ordered protective face masks, hand sanitiser and other products, which have never arrived. Other frauds being reported include ticket fraud, romance fraud, charity fraud and lender loan fraud Protection advice Detailed counter fraud advice is available online, including from Scamsmart, ActionFraud, CIFAS, TakeFive, Citizens […]


GMB London, the union for cleaners, porters and outsourced staff in the NHS, welcome securing the London living wage of £10.75 per hour. There are 600 outsourced front line staff in King George’s and Queens Hospitals in East London.  From April 2020 the hourly pay for the lowest paid outsourced workers will rise from £8.21 to […]

Peacehaven Teen Arrested for ASB

A teenager has been arrested for public order offences after police responded to reports of anti-social behaviour in Peacehaven. On Saturday evening (March 21), officers received numerous reports of a group of youths causing a disturbance around the Meridian Centre. Officers providing a high visibility presence in the area engaged […]

Change to official school closure: Monday 23 March 2020 to Thursday 30 April 2020 – Holy Cross Church of England Primary School Uckfield

Update 25 March, 8.50am: The school had been partly closed and was open for 2 key worker pupils on Monday 23rd and Tuesday 24th March 2020. The circumstances of these 2 pupils’ families changed and school provision was no longer required. Therefore with no children in school, Holy Cross has […]

Local School Updates

We have received updates on local school situations:- Burwash Church Of England Primary School Update 25 March, 7.11am: School closed today as no children of Keyworkers need care provided today Holy Cross Church Of England Primary School, Uckfield Update 25 March, 8.50am:The school had been partly closed and was open […]


Born out of a desperate and unprecedented situation A national initiative to save our beloved pubs Created in just four days and now live Thousands of pubs and millions of pub lovers expected to participate Government support currently being discussed went live just a few minutes ago. This initiative will […]

Change to official school closure: Monday 23 March 2020 to Thursday 30 April 2020 – Burwash Church of England Primary School

Partly closed: Monday 23 March 2020 to Thursday 30 April 2020Reason: COVID-19 local arrangementsUpdate 23 March, 12.16pm: The school will be closed to most children. Only children of Keyworker parents should attend by prior arrangement with the school For any queries regarding this notification, please contact CS Customer Relations: Email […]

Firle Flytipping

Officers attended with colleagues from NeighbourHood First to address your concerns of recent fly tipping in Firle. Fly tipping on an industrial scale like this can include hazardous waste, please do not attempt to clear items and report large scale fly tipping to the Police. While the police will take […]

Covid 19

Besides various school closures, some local events are postponed. Comedy club and Seaford Community cinema scheduled for this coming weekend are postponed. Church services are not taking place until further notice and the scheduled lunchtime concert at St Leonards Church Seaford this Saturday has been cancelled. No doubt there will […]

Official school closure notification: Wednesday 18 March 2020 – Peacehaven Community School

This is an official school closure notification. School: Peacehaven Community SchoolUnique school code: 4000Partly closed: Wednesday 18 March 2020Reason: Emergency closureDue to limited numbers of staff being able to attend the school the school is partially closing with Year 10 not attending. All other years groups can attend. There are […]