A lot more detail about East Sussex's proposal to dump land raise sites around Ringmer and the Weald can be found at:
No To Land Raise
and the No To Land Raise blog.
The blog includes a report of the meeting held at Hailsham on January 23rd.
And an illuminating post about zero waste alternatives. The answer is no, they've just stuck us with an incinerator and the possibility of artificial hills all around, slowly subsiding as they release methane and who knows what into the atmosphere.