Social care cash in Chancellor's Budget

This U-turn by the government shows a belated recognition of how wrong the Government were  not giving these extra funds last month, as part of the local government finance settlement. East Sussex County Council would have had an earlier opportunity to properly plan how it would use these funds t...

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Eunity Lewes hosts panel on Brexit

Independent organisation Eunity Lewes hosted a panel last night with politicians from all colours discussing Brexit- What Next? The group were set up following the EU Referendum in June 2016 to look at the future and opportunities Brexit presents, and to make sure many of the controversial detail...

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Pubs under threat in Lewes despite Budget Discount

The Spring Budget announced by the Conservative Government today included a £1,000 discount for public houses who are facing rapid rates increases. However, with some pubs in Lewes forcasted with a 200% rates rise (in excess of £40,000) this discount may not save our community pubs. Lewes is reno...

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