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31 May 2018 - Planning Update May 2018


Here is Kingston Parish Council's latest Planning Update



Details of all planning applications can be found on the Planning area of this website


05 May 2018 - 2018 National Rural Crime Survey


Sussex Police and the Sussex Police & Crime Commissioner are inviting residents to complete the 2018 National Rural Crime Survey.


It has been three years since the first National Rural Crime Survey asked the public for their views on matters relating to rural crime. This year’s survey went live this week on April 17, and those who live, work or visit rural communities in the county are being encouraged to respond and have their voice heard.


In late 2017, the force appointed Superintendent Emma Brice and Sergeant Tom Carter as dedicated leads for rural crime, to address the vulnerabilities and crime types which are specific to rural areas.




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30 March 2018 - The new Mixed Recycling Process in Lewes District


If you wonder how it all works, here is a video to show what happens to the mixed recycling after collection by Virador





10 March 2018 - East Sussex Libraries - The Way Forward


Libraries Strategic Commissioning Strategy


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10 March 2018 - Household Waste Recycling Site Service Consultation


The ESCC 12-week consultation on the Household Waste Recycling Site Service has now started and ends at midnight on 15 May. The online survey is now live on the Consultation Hub.


A link to the survey, as well as FAQs and the full Service Review are available here on ESCC website.




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10 March 2018 - Traffic Sensitive Streets Consultation


East Sussex Highways are carrying out a consultation regarding Traffic Sensitive Streets.




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28 February 2018 - Gritting and winter maintenance


Update on the weather situation from East Sussex Highways and actions to be taken this week on Weds 28th February night / Thurs 1st March morning:


"We will be gritting all primary routes from 7pm this evening, followed by secondary routes. The gritters will then go out again tomorrow morning at 4:00am gritting all primary routes, followed by a further run on primary routes with snow ploughs fitted if necessary. We will then take a view on further action to be taken, based on the road conditions / weather tomorrow morning.


Our maintenance gangs will continue to be deployed filling grit bins and undertaking spot salting of high risk footways and pedestrian areas."




21 February 2018 - New Recycling Wheeled Bin Service


The new recycling wheeled bin service will be rolling out in Kingston very soon. Information packs will be arriving on constituents door steps week commencing 19th February. The bins will then be delivered week commencing 5th and 12th March.


The areas to be covered in this 3rd Phase of the roll out are:








Telscombe Village






Please direct any questions to Helen Holland, Team Leader – Waste Services

Lewes District Council and Eastbourne Borough Council

T: 01323 415541


04 January 2018 - Wellgreen Lane CCTV Drainage Investigation


On Monday 22 January 2018 CCTV Drainage Investigation will start on Wellgreen Lane, Kingston. These works are scheduled to last for three days with workmen on site from 9.30am - 3pm each day.

Wellgreen Lane will remain open under temporary traffic lights.

A map of the works area can be found here


21 November 2017 - SDNP Local Plan - KPC Response


Kingston Parish Council has completed and submitted its response to the South Downs National Park Local Plan Pre-Submission Consultation.


The council response document can been seen here along with appendix 1 Affordable Housing.


The council would like to thank all those residents who have shared their thoughts during the local discussion process.