About Wadhurst

Wadhurst is an historic market town, with a Charter dating from 1253. Almost at the northern extremity of East Sussex, it is 6 miles south of Tunbridge Wells. It is in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and lies on a high ridge of the Sussex and Kent Weald.

The Parish covers an area of 15.5 square miles, and includes outlying communities of Sparrows Green, Cousley Wood, Woods Green, Durgates, Best Beech, Tidebrook and parts of Mark Cross. Its population in 2011 was 4883.

Wadhurst has a vibrant High Street and over 40 clubs and societies to join.

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Wealden District Council Survey

Wealden District Council is asking residents to take part in the survey below:   Help us make you feel safe returning to the high street. Tell us how you feel about shopping locally since the Coronavirus lockdown restrictions were eased by completing this short survey: http://ow.ly/1cCP50BB78l #staysafe #shoplocal #shopsafely #safehighstreets

Planning Consultations

Last week the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government issued three consultations on reform of the planning system: Changes to the current planning system (NALC deadline for responses 17 September) Planning for the future – the planning white paper (NALC deadline for responses 15 October) Transparency and competition: a call for evidence on data […]

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