Local News

Cllr Metcalfe calls for beach clean up

Conservative councillor Paul Metcalfe has told Eastbourne Borough Council to clean up the beach foreshore between Langney Point and Sovereign Leisure Centre following complaints from local people.


Sovereign Shines

The Prizegiving for the third Annual Sovereign Shines competition was held at the Waterfront in Sovereign Harbour on Saturday evening in very wet and gale force conditions.


Sovereign Ward councillor Paul Metcalfe MBE was once again asked to present the prizes.

Carols with the Crew

Another notable Sunday afternoon on the Waterfront at Sovereign Harbour and ‘Carols with the Crew’ of Eastbourne Lifeboat.

Fishermen's Quay

A most interesting presentation meeting on the proposal for the ‘Fishermen’s Quay’ project in Sovereign Harbour held in Di Lietos’s Coffee Lounge on Monday evening proved a great success.


Winter Wonderland Extravaganza

Sovereign Ward Borough Councillor Paul Metcalfe MBE was again invited to open the Eastbourne Winter Wonderland Extravaganza held at The Conqueror Hall Kingsmere. This fantastic annual event raises monies for Children’s Charities.

Bovis to finish railings on Kings Drive

Ratton Conservative councillor Colin Murdoch has scored a major victory after house builder Bovis said it will finish railings at its Kings Drive development and undertake a host of other jobs too.

Sov Cllrs Update

Sovereign Borough Councillors, Gordon Jenkins, Penny di Cara & Paul Metcalfe, have written to Soveriegn residents to update them on two important local issues.

The letters are included below.