Local News – Thursday 16th December

A man has been sentenced to life imprisonment after sexually assaulting and murdering two women from Tunbridge Wells more than 30 years ago.

David Fuller who is previously from Heathfield, appeared before Maidstone Crown Court yesterday Wednesday 15 December.

He received a whole-life term for killing Wendy Knell and Caroline Pierce in 1987.

Local NHS services are urging everyone to play their part and make decisions to help Keep Sussex Safe.

They are calling on residents to book their COVID-19 booster vaccinations and to use health services appropriately throughout December.

Every adults is now eligible for a booster vaccine three months after their second vaccination.

Tomorrow is the opening night of the Uckfield Theatre Guild’s pantomime.

This year the group will be performing Aladdin filled with music and audience participation, just in time for Christmas.

The pantomime will be held at the Civic Centre beginning starting at 7pm.

And finally, the latest summary of COVID cases show that 216 people in Wealden tested positive yesterday, bringing the total to 1,048 in the last seven days.