The Liberal Democrats on East Sussex County Council are campaigning to save East Sussex Music Service. Sadly the Conservatives seem set on pushing this and other cuts through.
Let them know what you think… please signing the petition Click Here. The petition closes on the 20th July 2018. Please add your name. ALSO please give your comments on the consultation – it closes on 27 July 2018:
This consultation has a special Young Person’s consultation – Click Here
Opera star lead an Ouseday protest over proposed music service cuts:
Read more in the Sussex Express – Click Here
Read more in the Argus – Click Here
What ESCC say about the cuts the Conservative have imposed on the county:
“£10m cuts are also proposed for Adult Social Care, seven libraries and the Mobile Library have closed, £400k has been cut from the budget for grass cutting and Early Help services for vulnerable families are being reviewed with an expectation of £2.6m savings being delivered. The Director of Children’s Services has made it clear that he does not think it is right to identify additional funding for East Sussex Music by cutting other statutory services”.