Archive for the ‘News’ Category

Covid 19 Vaccination Programme

20
Jan

Dear Residents,   More guidance on the Covid-19 Vaccination rollout can be found here;   https://www.sussexhealthandcare.uk/keepsussexsafe/sussex-covid-19-vaccination-programme/

Covid vaccine scam awareness

18
Jan

Dear Residents,   Please see below link to a poster relating to Covid Vaccine Fraud.   COVID-19 Vaccine Fraud

Temporary changes to bus services

18
Jan

Government has asked bus operators and local transport authorities to reduce bus services to the minimum level of service necessary to support essential journeys safely. From next week there will be a number of temporary changes to bus services in East Sussex, still providing for a basic level of provision for those who still need to travel. A summary is attached. Regular updates continue to be provided on the ESCC website page: https://www.eastsussex.gov.uk/roadsandtransport/public/buses/bus-service-changes/ From Monday 18 January concessionary bus pass holders in East Sussex will be able to travel for free before the usual 9.30am time restriction. This will also assist ...

Rye Harbour Car Park

14
Jan

Dear Residents, Please find below a statement on behalf of the Parish Council in relation to Rye Harbour Car Park. Following the closure of the car park in the Spring of last year it was noted that large numbers of the public were still visiting the area and as the car park was closed they were choosing to park on the public roads. In some cases, these parked vehicles were causing obstructions which presented a risk to the public and the possibility that emergency vehicles may have been unable to access homes and businesses.  In addition, they were taking up on-highway parking ...

Rother District Council Budget 2021 Consultation

23
Dec

Rother District Council Budget 2021 Consultation Rother District Council is consulting on your priorities and how they might have changed due to the pandemic. This consultation will help us set our budget for 2021 and will inform our medium-term financial strategy. Please take part in our consultation by going to our website – https://www.rother.gov.uk/consultations/budget-2021-22-consultation/ There is an online survey. However, longer or more detailed replies can be emailed to consultations@rother.gov.uk This consultation is open to 18 January 2021.

Police and Crime Commissioner – survey

21
Dec

Dear Residents, Have your say on whether you would be prepared to see an increase in your Council Tax to allow for more policing by completing the below survey being run by the Sussex Police and Crime Commissioner. OSPCC Consultation (researchfeedback.net)

Census 2021

09
Dec

Communities in Rother will get extra support as the 2021 Census approaches The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has appointed a census engagement manager/community adviser to support Icklesham Parish Council residents and help make Census 2021 a success. Census 2021 Poster Harry Farmer, the area’s census engagement manager, will help organisations, charities, faith groups and community leaders within the district raise awareness of the census and the value to residents in taking part. Harry Farmer, Census Engagement Manager - Rother & Hastings, said “I am looking forward to meeting as many of the communities of Rother as possible, offering my help and ...

Rye Harbour Allotments – Field garden working group

02
Dec

RYE HARBOUR ALLOTMENTS FIELD GARDEN WORKING GROUP Icklesham Parish Council intends to establish a working group to investigate ways forward for the use of the vacant field garden adjacent to Rye Harbour allotment site. The working group will include both Parish Councillors and members of the public and will meet either in person or via video conferencing. If you would like any further information or would like to express an interest in being a part of the working group please contact the Clerk on ickleshampc@hotmail.co.uk or 07714 169901 before 18th December 2020.   Please note that the working group is being formed specifically to look ...

PUBLIC NOTICE

18
Nov

Please note that the Icklesham Recreation Ground Football Pitch area is currently closed to public use. For more information please contact the Clerk.

Community Grants Scheme open for applications

18
Nov

Round two of Rother District Council’s Community Grant Scheme is currently open for applications. Groups can apply for funding ranging from £500 to £30,000, up to a maximum of 50 per cent of the total cost of the project. The scheme offers funding for community projects that enhance the lives of residents in Rother by helping them to provide community facilities, purchase equipment or host local events across the district. The scheme has supported many varied and wide-reaching projects including new tables for Ewhurst and Staplecross Village Hall, the installation of a tea station in St James The Great Church, Ewhurst Green, ...