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Is Lewes District on the Covid front line?

Although the area may seem like a good place to ride out the epidemic, some startling statistics suggest it may be more affected than people might think. We have a lot of vulnerable people and a lot of people in vulnerable jobs.

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Struggling to pay your council tax because your income has dropped?  Apply for a reduction in your council tax now.

There has been publicity about statutory sick pay and universal credit, but even if you get these, the council has a scheme to reduce your council tax which you need to apply separately for.  Please spread the word.

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Bizarre Plan to build glass towers next to Lewes Station rejected

In a radical move, the South Downs Park planning committee rejected its officers’ recommendation to allow a very odd development on the old auction house site.

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Old Malling Farm development

Cut off, un-environmental, and possibly liable to flooding.  A badly planned development in need of substantial modification

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How to claim a public right of way

In Lewes a path on a new development was closed, in Seaford an old well used route blocked off and the issue has come up as to whether there will be a right of way on thenew eastern jetty. This article tells you how to claim rights of way.

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Are you claiming sickness or disability benefits?

Or do you know someone who is?.  Find out about one of the best ways to get detailed help and advice to deal with the complicated rules, labyrinthine claims process and arbitary decision making

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