Wealden Talking News is a registered charity producing weekly memory sticks of news and features taken from the local papers and four monthly magazines, free of charge for the visually impaired.  It produces 4 editions of news each week covering a wide area of East Sussex – Heathfield & District (including Battle & Wadhurst with surrounding villages), Crowborough & Uckfield, Hailsham & Polegate and Seaford & Newhaven.

Each week the news and features are followed by a magazine. These are; Sussex Life, Listeners’ Sussex, The People’s Friend and Richard’s Audio Magazine.

Richards magazine celebrates 30 years of publishing (in August 2019) and is researched, recorded and presented by Richard Foster. Richard was blind from birth and has a special insight into the needs and interests of the sight impaired, giving him a unique and special relationship with his many listeners.


This TN has 4 publications listed.

  • Hailsham Gazette

    Publication frequency: Monthly

  • Kent & Sussex Courier

    Publication frequency: Monthly

  • Seaford Gazette

    Publication frequency: Monthly

  • Sussex Express

    Publication frequency: Monthly

Contact Details

Contact name:  R G Eaves

Telephone:  01825 764638

Website:  https://wealdentalkingnews.org.uk/