Coronavirus – Local initiatives and advice

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Local initiatives have been set up by local people in the following areas:

24th March  NHS Latest information – click here

Uckfield Help Group   click here for Uckfield Coronavirus Volunteers

Framfield Help group  click here Framfield Isolation Support Group

Newick Village Help Group – click here

Chailey Village Help Group – click here

Wivelsfield Village Help Group – click here


The information we had on our Whats ON tab:

  • Luxford Centre closed
  • Holy Cross Church now closed totally 24th March
  • Sheffield Park Garden National Trust Closed
  • Uckfield Club & Cinque Ports Club closed
  • East Sussex Libraries closed
  • Southern to run Saturday service from Monday and Sunday service from Monday 30th March
  • Freedom Leisure and Isenhurst gyms are now closed.
  • Bluebell Railway closed
  • Luxford Restaurant closed from Friday 20th March
  • Civic Centre – restricted – and then closed from Tuesday 24th March until further notice
  • Uckfield Foodbank – Home deliveries only
  • Sussex Support Services closed
  • No church services at Holy Cross or Baptist Church
  • Uckfield Festival cancelled
  • Ridgewood Easter Bunny event cancelled
  • Lions Prostate and Diabetes screening cancelled
  • Raystede Animal Centre – closed
  • Uckfield Volunteer Centre closed- contact 01825 760019
  • Hearing Aid Maintenance – contact- 01323 722505 Text 07950 855580 Email –
  • Kings Church closed until further notice
  • Framfield Village Halls closed
  • ALL Schools to close Friday afternoon (20th March)
  • Patients at Bird In Eye are to call the surgery and not attend unless told too.  More details on their website.
  • Newick Pharmacy – opening hours Mon-Fri 9:30-1 & 2 -5:30
  • Electric Car Grand Prix in July cancelled.