Useful Links

Wealden District Council Housing Register

To join the register go to www.wealden.gov.uk/applyfor housing   or call 01323 443393

Tourism

South East England Tourist Board
Economic Development & Tourism Office, Wealden District Council, 01892 602887

Council

East Sussex County Council – County Hall, St. Anne’s Crescent, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 1SF.Main Switchboard: 01273 481000. ESCC provides the following:- Highways, Education, Trading Standards, Libraries, Footpaths and Bridleways, Archives

Wealden District Council – Vicarage Lane, Hailsham, BN27 2AX, Switchboard: 01323 442666.  WDC provides the following:- Housing Services, Council Tax, Environmental Services, Planning Services, Car Parks, Leisure Centres, Cuckcoo Trail and Arts.

Emergency Services

Police – Sussex Police Authority – Non-urgent: 0845 6070999
For general information contact: The Clerk, Pelham House, St Andrews Lane, Lewes, BN7 1UN. Phone: 01273 481556

Fire Service – East Sussex Fire Authority and East Sussex Fire Brigade.
Contact: Alan McCormack, Chief Fire Officer, East Sussex Fire Brigade HQ, King Henry’s Road, Lewes, BN7 1BZ. General Enqs: 0800 731 9119

Health Services

Minor Injuries units at Crowborough and Uckfield – Minor injuries, ailments and routine procedures can be dealt with at these hospitals without prior appointment, ranging from asthma, animal bites, cuts and bruises, minor burns, insect bites, and removing objects from eyes, ears and noses, to changing wound-care dressings and removal of stitches. Emergency contraception is also available. On arrival all patients are assessed in the Minor Injury Unit, if an injury or ailment cannot be treated there, referral to a GP or Accident & Emergency department at a main hospital is arranged.

Uckfield Community Hospital, Framfield Road, Uckfield, TN22 5AW

Crowborough War Memorial Hospital, Southview Road, Crowborough, TN6 1HF

East Sussex Down & Weald NHS

Library

Mobile Library The Mobile Library stops in Horam every two weeks on Wednesdays at Horebeech Lane – 2:30pm to 3:20pm and Paynesbridge Way – 3:40pm to 4:10pm. Library membership is free and available to all. Tel: 01273 481538 or 01273 481870 or visit www.eastsussex.gov.uk/libraries