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Ditchling Parish Council celebrates the Queen's Platinum Jubilee 2022

Published: 4 May 22

Residents are invited to attend the official beacon lighting on Lodge Hill at 9.30pm on Thursday 2 June 2022 - please note access is by foot only and no parking is available on site. For further information contact the Parish Clerk Read More...

Lewes Road - 30th May 2022

Published: 27 Apr 22

ESCC Highways will be carrying out drainage works to repair with twin walled plastic pipe on Lewes Road, Ditchling. Work will start on Monday 30 May and continue for three days. The road will remain open with temporary traffic lights in place between 9am and 4pm each day. Please see the website for information on these works - https://www.eastsussexhighways.com/highway-schemes/lewes-road-ditchling-drainage. Read More...

Beacon Road - Monday 9 May - 9.30am - 4pm

Published: 26 Apr 22

ESCC Highways will be carrying out drainage works to install a new manhole on Beacon Road, Ditchling. Work will take place on Monday 9 May between 9.30am and 4pm. Beacon Road will remain open with temporary traffic lights and a reduced speed limit (40mph) in place for the duration of the works. Please see our website for information on this works - https://www.eastsussexhighways.com/highway-scheme/beacon-road-ditchling-drainage-may-2022 Read More...

Underhill Lane - 17 May 9.30am to 3.30pm

Published: 26 Apr 22

ESCC Highways will be carrying out carriageway patching works on Underhill Lane, Westmeston. Work will take place on Tuesday 17 May between 9.30am and 3.30pm. During this time, Underhill Lane will be closed from Beacon Road to Lewes Road.Traffic will be diverted via Beacon Road, South Street, Lewes Road and vice versa. Please see our website for information on this works - https://www.eastsussexhighways.com/highway-schemes/underhill-lane-westmeston-patching Read More...

Ukraine crisis: how East Sussex is helping

Published: 26 Apr 22

Please follow the link to access information and support from East Sussex County Council https://new.eastsussex.gov.uk/community/supporting-refugees/ukraine/how-east-sussex-is-helping Read More...

Ukraine crisis: how East Sussex is helping

Published: 26 Apr 22

Please follow the link to access information and support from East Sussex County Council https://new.eastsussex.gov.uk/community/supporting-refugees/ukraine/how-east-sussex-is-helping Read More...

Ditchling Road Closure 25-27 April - Lewes Road

Published: 13 Apr 22

Further information can be found on ESCC Highways website https://www.eastsussexhighways.com/roadworks Read More...

Ukraine: what you can do to help

Published: 7 Mar 22

Everybody wants to do their bit to support those who have been forced to flee their homes because of the invasion. Below you can find information on how you can help. #StandWithUkraine Read More...

Ditchling Parish Council Grant Award

Published: 20 Dec 21

We are pleased to announce that the following grants were approved at the December Parish Council meeting. Read More...

Street Lighting

Published: 15 Dec 21

Please be advised that we are aware of street lights in South Street, Fieldway and East End Lane that are currently not working. Unfortunately, we are awaiting further information from ESCC Highways, who are currently putting in a new system which could cause further delays to repairs. We apologise for any inconvenience. To report an issue with a street light, please go to https://www.eastsussexhighways.com/report-a-problem 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...

Spatham Lane - Reduction in Speed Limit

Published: 13 Apr 21

Report from Ditchling Parish Council's meeting held on the 29 March 2021 Read More...

New Car Park

Published: 20 Jan 21

Update on the new village car park - October 2021 Read More...

Parish Councillor Vacancies

Published: 20 Jan 21

Would you like to help improve, develop and protect your local community for the future? Read More...