Herstmonceux Parish Council

Serving the people of Herstmonceux Parish

Clerk: Clare Harrison
The Parish Office, 4 The Old
Forge, Gardner Street
Herstmonceux, East Sussex
BN27 4LG

Tel: 01323 833312

Latest News

Herstmonceux Parish Council reopening of public facilities

The Parish Council have re-opened the Children's Play Park and a Public Toilet facility following the easing of lockdown.

These facilities will be opened between 9.00am and 6.00pm daily, give or take a few minutes for any necessary health and safety measures to take place prior to opening. Although the Parish Council have committed to cleaning the frequent touch points in both of these facilities twice... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 22 Jul 2020 16:22 by Clare Harrison

Tags: Community, Coronavirus, News

Waste and Minerals Local Plan Consultation

East Sussex County Council, Brighton & Hove City Council and the South Downs National Park Authority are proposing changes to their adopted Waste and Minerals Local Plan. These changes are set out in the draft Waste and Minerals Local Plan Revised Policies Document, which is currently the subject of public consultation. We are writing to remind you that the deadline to respond to this consultation... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 18:15 by Clare Harrison

Tags: News

Bulky Waste Collection update from WDC

WDC are pleased to announce that, following some initial disruption to staffing levels due to Coronavirus, the Council and its waste contractor Biffa are able to resume the household bulky waste collection service from Tuesday 5 May 2020.

Bookings and payments can be made for this service from Friday 1 May 2020.

Please note this service has limited availability and is likely to be in high demand. As... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 30 Apr 2020 17:41 by Clare Harrison

Tags: Wealden District Council

May 2020 Parish Council Newsletter

The latest Parish Council newsletter is available for viewing here

Posted: Thu, 23 Apr 2020 14:33 by Clare Harrison

Tags: Newsletters

Herstmonceux Parish Local Community Action Volunteer Support Scheme

The very first edition newsletter from the LCAV scheme in Herstmonceux Parish.

Supporting the vulnerable and extremely vulnerable parishioners, and anyone else needing a helping hand, through the isolation period of Covid-19

Posted: Tue, 14 Apr 2020 12:17 by Clare Harrison

Tags: Coronavirus, Herstmonceux Parish Community Support;

Wealden Planning Department Update

Planning Service Update

Wealden District Council have provided some update information on their planning portal . Please visit the WDC website for further operational and detail for the Covid-19 period.

Posted: Mon, 06 Apr 2020 13:54 by Clare Harrison

Tags: Planning, Wealden District Council

Planning applications for Herstmonceux Parish

The following planning applications have been published for our parish. To view the applications and all papers, please go to the Wealden DC website Planning Portal and type in the application number. The Parish Council are currently not meeting, due to the Covid-19 suituation.

Application No. WD/2019/2566/F

Application Type: Full
Expiry date for comments: 22 April 2020
Case Officer: Miss S Prior Tel:... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 18:05 by Clare Harrison

Tags: Planning

Update from Wealden - Waste Collection

Wealden District Council are doing everything in their power to make sure they continue delivering essential waste collection services to their customers. Unfortunately, in these unusual circumstances, in order to maintain these essential services they have temporarily suspended taking new bookings for bulky waste collections.

While it may be tempting to do DIY projects while following the government's... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 14:39 by Clare Harrison

Tags: Wealden District Council

Great British Clean - postponed until September

Join us for the Great British September Clean

11-27 September 2020

To make sure everyone stays safe the decision has been taken to postpone this year's Great British Spring Clean until September.


Join us for the Great British September Clean, from 11-27 September, when we will be bringing communities back together to clean up our streets, parks and beaches.

Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 10:43 by Clare Harrison

Tags: Community, Public Health

Message from Sussex Police

A reassuring message has been received from Sussex Police to let us know that despite these challenging times with the current health crisis, Sussex Police are keen to deliver community Policing as best we can.

They are still here and available to assist with any concerns we may have. Should you, or anyone else, need to contact us to report a crime or for advice I ask that you do this in the following... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 09:47 by Clare Harrison

Tags: Community

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