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

Tags: Wealden District Council

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

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

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

Woolpack Inn - Redevelopment of Site Planning Application

Woolpack Inn - Redevelopment of Site Planning Application

An application for the development of the Woolpack Inn site has been published. The planning application will be discussed at Herstmonceux Full Council Meeting on the Evening of Monday 17th February, 2020, 7.30pm Herstmonceux Village Hall.

All documents are available for viewing at the Village Information Centre or on the Wealden District Council Planning Portal:

Application No. WD/2019/2239/F

Application... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 12 Feb 2020 11:50 by Clare Harrison

Tags: Planning, Wealden District Council

New Planning Application for the Horseshoe Inn, Windmill Hill

A new planning application for the Horseshoe Inn at Windmill Hill has been submitted to the Local Planning Authority and received into the Parish Council for their submission of Comments and Observations. Council will agree their formal response at an extra Planning Committee meeting on the 20th January, small hall in the Herstmonceux Village Hall, 7.00pm. All parishioners are invited.

In addition to... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 09 Jan 2020 10:30 by Clare Harrison

Tags: News, Planning, Wealden District Council

WDC Press Release: Local Plan - cannot proceed

Press release from WDC:

New approach to Local Plan

Wealden District Council is disappointed by the decision of the Planning Inspector to find that it cannot proceed with its current draft Wealden Local Plan.

"Throughout the Local Plan process, we have always tried to find the right balance between the need for growth in housing and employment land, and the need to protect our unique environment," said... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 Jan 2020 18:59 by Clare Harrison

Tags: Local Plan, News, Planning, Wealden District Council