Lewes District Council
Southover Road Lewes
Tel: 01273 484141
Fax: 01273 484146
Minicom 01273 484488
Lewes District Council has successfully led a team that has been awarded £1.9 million by the Big Lottery Fund to implement an exciting new scheme that will create jobs and enhance the skills of local people.
In the tough economic climate everyone could do with lowering their costs and finding a little bit of spare cash. How can we help people to do this in new ways?
The festive period will see temporary changes to your rubbish and recycling collections due to the Bank Holiday adjustments.
We close for business at 4pm on Tuesday, 24 December 2013 and reopen at 8.30am on Thursday 2 January 2014.
Three food banks are now operating in Lewes and welcome donations of non-perishable food to provide to local families in need.
The World Forum for Democracy has given Lewes District Council’s networked-working a big vote of confidence after hearing about the Council’s ‘Zero Heroes’ campaign, which encourages community action on reducing waste.
Impact Seaford – the new regeneration delivery partnership for the town – has been recognised in a national competition for its new model of partnership working to provide real benefits to local businesses and the community.
Artwave, along with summer, feels like a while ago now but, having taken stock of the two-week event, it is clear that there is an ever increasing appetite for what Lewes district artists and makers have on offer.
The Big Parks Project is excited to announce success in a bid for funding towards a new skate park. It has been awarded £70,000 from Veolia Environmental Trust.
The development of plans for a new University Technical College (UTC) based in Newhaven has taken a further step forward with the start of a consultation process involving parents, students, schools and colleges, employers, representative bodies and the community. The consultation runs until Christmas Eve, inviting views on the proposal to open in September 2015.
The Open spaces consultation summary is now available. Cabinet will meet on Monday 18th November to consider the report 8.2 - Special Expenses
Lewes District Council is supporting the call from the Royal British Legion for a National Two Minute Silence on Monday, 11 November at 11am.
coldAlert, the Sussex-wide cold weather alerting service for vulnerable people will commence a second year of operation on 1st November 2013.