Maresfield Parish Council

Welcome to Maresfield Parish

Maresfield Parish is in Wealden District in the County of East Sussex. It comprises the Wards of Fairwarp, Maresfield and Nutley.

 

On this web site you will find information relating to the Council and its activities, information about local groups and organisations, important notices and much more!

 

Maresfield Parish Council Response during COVID 19 Pandemic

 

- PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL SCHEDULED PARISH COUNCIL MEETINGS WILL BE HELD VIA ZOOM UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. PLEASE SEE WEBSITE FOR AGENDAS AND CONTACT THE CLERK IF YOU WISH TO PARTICIPATE IN THE PUBLIC SESSION.

 

- PLEASE NOTE THAT DESPITE GOVERNMENT GUIDELINES PERMITTING THE USE OF PLAY AREAS FROM 4TH JULY, ALL PLAY AREAS IN THE PARISH WILL REMAIN CLOSED UNTIL MARESFIELD PARISH COUNCIL CAN ENSURE IT IS ABLE TO TAKE ALL NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT USERS FROM POTENTIALLY CONTRACTING COVID 19. IF YOU WOULD LIKE FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT THE PARISH OFFICE. THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE AND UNDERSTANDING.

 

 

The Parish comprises three villages each with it's own distinct character. Please see attached document relevant to the village where you live for details about how to obtain practical assistance:

 

Nutley Maresfield Fairwarp

 

- Please note that the Parish Office is now closed to visitors until further notice but please feel free to contact Claire Goossens on 01825 714555 or by email at

 

- If you would like more information about Covid-19 or Wealden District Council's services during this time, their website has a dedicated page which is regularly updated. The link is: https://www.wealden.gov.uk/news-and-events/coronavirus-covid-19-latest/ but the link is also prominent on the WDC homepage. You can also follow WDC's twitter account (@wealdendistrict), like their Facebook page or sign up to MyAlerts for regular updates

 

- WEALDEN DISTRICT COUNCIL DISCRETIONARY BUSINESS RELIEF GRANTS - Closing date 19th June 2020.

 

- Advice and Information for Local Businesses planning to re-open

 

- CORONAVIRUS: NEED HELP? COMMUNITY HUBS

 

- Government Guidance for Sheilded Groups

 

- Issues and help for the Community

 

- Isolation Pack for the over 70s

 

- Information about local shops and food businesses

 

- Information about supermarkets

 

- Getting back to shopping

 

- Information about drug and alcohol services

 

- Issues and guidance for staff and volunteers

 

- Hub Newsletter Issue 2

 

- Wealden Citizens Advice Bureaux in Hailsham, Crowborough and Uckfield are still open and all advisers are working from home but able to take phone calls and give advice or information on advice-line number 03003309022.

 

- WEALDEN BUSINESS RATE GRANTS AVAILABLE Click Here

 

- Thanks to Volunteers from WDC

 

 

Parish News...

 

- ESCC Funding News - ESCC Funding News

 

- South East Water - Save Water this Summer

 

- Waste & Minerals Local Plan Review

 

- Wealden District Police - Spring 2020 Newsletter

 

- Forest Row Energy is so happy to announce that it has been awarded funding to help support homes heated by oil in the local area to go renewable!! You need to apply to take part, please complete the application asap as spaces are limited to 50 homes.

https://www.forestrowenergy.com/post/renewable-heat-for-homes-funding-success

 

- WEALDLINK SERVICE SUSPENSION DUE TO CORONAVIRUS

In order to protect staff, volunteers and passengers during this difficult time Wealdlink has reluctantly decided to suspend bus services 224, 225, 226 and Saturday 262 for a period of 3 weeks, when the suspension of services will be reviewed taking into account Government restrictions at that time. Please check our website for updates.

Wealdlink is operating a limited shopping delivery service for vulnerable people in need. Contact us on 01892 771332 if you need help in getting shopping.

 

- See https://www.eastsussex.gov.uk/roadsandtransport/public/buses/bus-service-changes/ for the latest bus service information.

 

- Wealden Senior Citizens Partnership - Grey Matters

 

- Healthwatch East Sussex COVID-19 public survey is now live on https://healthwatcheastsussex.co.uk/covid19survey/

 

- BLUEBELL RAILWAY

For more information visit https://www.bluebell-railway.com

 

- GREAT BRITISH SPRING CLEAN - Postponed until 11-27 September 2020

 

-BRIDGE COTTAGE, UCKFIELD (Uckfield & District Preservation Society) - EVENTS

Press Release - June 2020

For more information visit www.bridgecottageuckfield.co.uk

 

 

 

View the Annual Report 2019-2020

Click Here

 

For further information contact Claire Goossens at the Parish Office on 01825 714555 or

 

 

Maresfield Parish Council Chairman's Newsletter - Click Here

 

 

Please click on the logos shown below for the web sites of other authorities

 

Wealden District CouncilEast Sussex County Council

 

Ashdown Forest ConservatorsSussex Police

 

Neighbourhood WatchEast Sussex Fire and Rescue Service

 

 

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