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07 April 2020 - ESCC & Lewes Distrcit Council Community Hubs leaflet
Please print and share this leaflet with those people who may not be online and who are for some reason in need of community help.
07 April 2020 - Kingston CV19 Volunteers
A group of volunteers has been set up to work on a street basis to help residents isolating at home. For more information and to find out your own street contact click here
28 March 2020 - Coronovirus - Latest Information
Local councils have been advised that people should follow the Government guidelines:
The Government's main source of advice on Coronavirus includes information on social distancing alongside a wide range of other information and can be found here
Additional information can be found via the Public Health England FAQs that will be updated.
27 March 2020 - Changes to Bus Services
The 123 bus service to Kingston has been suspended due to the change in current circumstances. Further details can be found here
19 March 2020 - Kingston Housing Needs Survey
The Kingston Housing Needs Survey has now been completed and a copy of the report can be found here
19 March 2020 - Planning Update
Here is Kingston Parish Council's latest planning update of applications currently under consideration.
Details of all planning applications can be found on the planning area of this website
11 February 2020 - NOTICE OF VACANCY IN OFFICE OF COUNCILLOR
PARISH OF KINGSTON
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
That due to the resignation of Antony Wheeler, a vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Parish Council.
If by Monday 2 March 2020(14* days after the date of this notice) a request for an election to fill said vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer at the address below by TEN electors for the said Kingston Parish Ward, an election will be held to fill the said vacancy, otherwise the vacancy will be filled by co-option.
If an election is called, it will take place not later than Friday 8th May 2020
Dated: 11 February 2020
Lewes District Council
* In computing any period of time for this purpose, a Saturday, Sunday, day of the Christmas Eve and ending the with the first week day after Christmas Day which is not a bank holiday, the Easter Break means the period beginning with the Thursday before and ending with the Tuesday after Easter Day, and a bank holiday break means any bank holiday not included in the Christmas break or the Easter break and the period beginning with the last week day before that bank holiday and ending with next week day which is not a bank holiday are excluded.
21 January 2020 - Consultation on Lewes District Council Corporate Plan 2020-2024
Lewes District Council is consulting over it's draft Corporate Plan 2020-2044.
The plan sets out the council's vision and ambitions for the coming four years and the principles that will guide the organisation.
We would like to hear from residents, tenants and leaseholders, businesses, partner organisations and other stakeholders about what you think of the draft plan.
The closing date for the consultation is Wednesday 19 February 2020.
21 January 2020 - Lewes District Council Lottery
This is a new weekly lottery that raises money for good causes throughout Lewes District. 60% of all ticket sales is distributed to these causes.
Of each £1 received, 50p goes directly to the nominated good cause;
10p goes to the central fund for good causes which is allocated at the Council's discretion;
20p goes towards the prize fund; and
the remaining 20p pays the VAT and the administrative costs of the website operator.
The lottery was established by Lewes District Council and they are instrumental in approving causes to benefit from it. They also market the lottery and manage the allocation of funds from the central fund to local good causes.
The Kingston Action Group is one of the causes registered.
21 January 2020 - Take the Lead