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Published: 11 Sep 23

No Eton New Town Don't Urbanise the Downs Read More...

Notice Of Vacancy in the Office of Councillor

Published: 5 Sep 23

Please see the notice of vacancy below dated 6 September 2023 Read More...

Temporary Road Closure

Published: 4 Sep 23

23rd - 25th October 2023 From the junction with the P5041 Boddintons Lane to the junction with the P5043 Orchards Lane, a distance of approximately 578 metres. Work being carried out to allow South East Water to carry out installation work Read More...

Temporary Road Closure

Published: 22 Aug 23

Spatham Lane, Westmeston Temporary road closure for 30 metres either side of Spatham Lane Level Crossing. The closure will also apply to pedestrians. From 01:00 hours on 08th October 2023 to 04:00 hours on 09th October 2023 and from 01:00 hours on 14th October 2023 to 04:00 hours on 16th October 2023. This is to allow Network Rail to carry out railway engineering works. Read More...

Hosepipe Ban lifted - Sussex

Published: 7 Aug 23

South East water have lifted the hosepipe ban restrictions in Kent and Sussex with effect from the 4 August 2023. Read More...

Rural Verges as Wildlife Corridors - please give your feedback

Published: 7 Aug 23

Ditchling Parish Council took part in a trial this year in relation to rural grass cutting and we would love residents to provide feedback to ESCC Highways on this - either positive or negative! Read More...

Major bus service changes

Published: 4 Jul 23

A significant number of bus service improvements are being made in East Sussex from Sunday 23 July. Most are funded through East Sussex County Council’s successful bid to UK Government, in support of our East Sussex Bus Service Improvement Plan (BSIP). Read More...

Ditchling Parish Council Car Park Keymer Road - Now Open

Ditchling Parish Council Car Park Keymer Road - Now Open

Published: 6 Mar 23

The Council are delighted to advise that the new car park is open from the 6 March 2023 - please note opening hours 7am to 10pm NO overnight parking allowed. Read More...

Clothing Bank available at the Recreation Ground

Published: 21 Apr 21

Ditchling Parish Council are delighted to advise that a clothing bank has been installed. The bank welcomes any donations of washed pre-loved clothing which will help support the local charity of St Peter & St James Hospice. Read More...