Local News

Moving Tourist Information Centre 'shooting ourselves in the foot'

Meads Ward Councillor Jane Lamb expressed serious concern at the loss of the town centre Tourist Information Centre at a time when businesses, hospitality and other departments in the council are working hard to promote recovery and welcome visitors and residents to participate in the events and

Cllr Robert Smart elected new leader

Councillor Robert Smart, a retired international businessman and professional accountant has been elected as Group Leader of the Conservative Group on Eastbourne Borough Council.


Caroline Ansell welcomes more Government cash for Eastbourne & Willingdon

Eastbourne and Willingdon MP Caroline Ansell has welcomed more than £1 million of extra government funding to help the town’s borough council during the Coronavirus pandemic.

The latest grant of £1,026,186 is not ringfenced and can be used however the authority sees fit.

Lib Dem Council's Accounts Still Unreleased

Conservative councillor Robert Smart today demanded an explanation why the borough council's 2018/19 accounts are still unreleased nearly ten months since the end of the financial year.