Lewes District Council news
The newly appointed Water Champion at Lewes District Council has promised to hold Southern Water and South East Water to account after Cabinet councillors gave their unanimous approval for the new role.
Research has shown council spending within Lewes district has almost doubled in a year after the council put a 'strong focus' on community wealth building.
With fears of a deepening cost of living crisis over the winter months, Cabinet councillors at Lewes District Council have confirmed that the authority will continue to provide extra help for the most vulnerable residents in the district.
The Leader of Lewes District Council has hailed the success of a council funded business start-up initiative that has seen the successful launch of a number new enterprises in the district.
The partners behind plans to turn former council offices in Lewes into a new public cultural centre visited the building this week to see how work is progressing.
Lewes district's spectacular Artwave festival begins this weekend with a packed programme of top creative talent for its special 30th anniversary.
A project to create a new wetland habitat in Lewes took a major step forward this week as diggers broke through a riverbank allowing water from the old channel to rush into the new 6.8-hectare wetland area.