Month: October 2020

INTERNATIONAL E-WASTE DAY

    A RECORD 53.6 MILLION METRIC TONNES OF E-WASTE WAS GENERATED LAST YEAR •      UK RANKED WORST OFFENDER FOR EXPORTING UNDOCUMENTED E-WASTE GOODS •      30% OF IT AND TELECOMS WORKERS DO NOT KNOW YOU CAN RECYCLE ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT We are all being encouraged to be more eco-friendly and recycle as much as we […]

Lewes Constituency receives nearly £500k lifeline grant from Government’s £1.57bn Culture Recovery Fund

The Lewes Constituency  has been awarded £490,495 as part of the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund (CRF) to help face the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure they have a sustainable future, the Culture Secretary has announced today. The Charleston Trust, Ditchling Museum, So Sussex and Sussex […]

Seaford Museum

Seaford Museum is open today! Normal winter opening hours have resumed, Saturday and Sunday 11am until 4pm. In order to keep as “Covid Secure” as possible they have introduced a one way system, provided hand sanitation points, have track and trace procedures in place,and will only accept card payments, no […]

Derek Pratt Mbe

We are delighted that in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List 2020 Derek Pratt has been appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE), for services to Crime Prevention and Public Safety. He is a Neighbourhood Watch right hand, he has assisted in bringing unity to so many […]

£2m from Culture Recovery Fund given to Lewes constituency

Maria Caulfield MP has welcomed £2 million of funding from the government’s Culture Recovery Fund to support four cultural assets in the Lewes constituency. The four cultural assets in the Lewes constituency set to receive funding are: Bluebell Railway £727,200, Culver Archaeological Project £12,000, Sussex Archaeological Society £497,500, and Wave […]

Workplace health and wellbeing survey for East Sussex employers

East Sussex County Council is looking for anonymous feedback from East Sussex employers about health and wellbeing in the workplace. Your responses will help them design future services by understanding what type and format of support is needed by local employers. To complete the survey visit here consultation.eastsussex.gov.uk/public-health/f41e53c1.  The County Council […]